Brits flocked to beaches and parks on Easter Sunday ahead of an icy blast from the Arctic which will see temperatures plummet on Monday.
Large parties took place in cities across the country as people enjoyed the sun - despite the COVID regulations still in place.
The Thames at Teddington Lock froze over on Thursday as Britain endures its coldest nights for more than ten years.
Incredible pictures show the village of Braemar in Aberdeenshire, Scotland, covered in snow after what was the coldest night of the year.
The series of collisions occurred when a snowstorm struck a stretch of the Tohoku Expresswayin the northern prefecture of Miyagi.
Forecasters have issued several yellow weather warnings as wintry conditions are set to continue across the UK.
Met Office forecasters said that while temperatures will drop next week, they won't be low enough for snow to settle.
Rain, sleet and snow fell across large parts of Britain on Friday with reports of 'thundersnow' storms in Scotland.