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Matt Baker and Alex Jones host a cold weather special as the Beast from the East affects the whole of Great Britain. Studio guests include Lulu and the Fratellis.


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Going.

Going.

Gone. The great

British whiteout.

From frozen seas

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to red alerts. From Ashford to

Aberdeenshire.

Great, if you've got

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the day off school or work.

Not so

great if you haven't.

Tonight, we've

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got all you need to know about the

snow.

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Yes. As heavy snow covers the UK,

temperatures plummet to my Russ 11

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and red warnings are issued across

central Scotland for the very first.

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We will bring you live updates from

across the UK tonight.

We will be

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heading to Glasgow, Newcastle,

Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and Kent

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very shortly. We will be speaking to

one of the coldest towns on earth in

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Siberia, where all this has blown in

from.

Hunkering down here in the

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studio are our cold experts. From

BBC's From Ice To Fire we have

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physicist, Dr Helen Czerski.

After

last night's successful debut, he's

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back. We have BBC weatherman, Ben

Rich.

They will answer any questions

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about snow, about ice and freezing

weather late later on. Send your

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questions in to the usual address.

There it is.

To help keep us warm, a

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singer who is about to go into the

hottest show in the West End and who

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will hopefully be able to help us

relight our fire. Get it.

Who could

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it be?

It's Lulu.

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Get your boots up. Look at these for

boots.

I love those.

They were in

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the at particular I was in New York

over the new year, 12 inches of

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snow. It was amazing obviously

because nobody could walk outside.

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I put them in attic when I came back

and had to go up this morning to get

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them out.

Dr Helen you are ranging

from fire to ice. Are you a hot

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lover or cold?

I very much like the

warm weather. I'm jumping

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up-and-down to stay warm.

OK.

Ben,

are you a hot or cold lover, as Matt

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puts it?

Are we live?

We are live.

I

get bored of things. I like it cold

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for a while. Then I get bored. Then

I want it warmer again. I guess

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classic weatherman's answer. I like

everything.

As well as Lulu we have

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another music act hailing from

Glasgow on tonight's show.

YES!

A

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band with two top ten albums to

their name.

The Fratellis are here

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and they will be playing for us a

little bit later on. They opted to

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play inside instead of outside,

which was the original plan. It was

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never going to work. Live to Glasgow

and Katrina Renton who has been

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reporting all day long. How are you

holding up?

This is Glasgow of

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course. This is Scotland's largest

city. Listen to this... It's silent.

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It's as quiet as Christmas Day. The

city has effectively ground to a

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halt. That is since this red warning

was put in place around 3.00pm this

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afternoon. Now it covers here, the

central belt, southern parts of

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Scotland as well. It's going to be

in place until 10.00am tomorrow

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morning. Now, these are unusual

things to happen. This is the first

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time there has been a red warning

for snow in Scotland. That's meant

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there has been treacherous

conditions on the roads. Some people

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blocked in their cars north of

Glasgow. Trains and buses stopped,

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flights cancelled. The Red Cross

dropping off bed and bedding at

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Glasgow Airport for people stranded

there overnight. The winners today -

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the tens of thousands of school

children who had the day off. 1,600

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schools were closed in Scotland

today. It looks of course that many

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of them will be closed tomorrow.

This is something we will have to

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start to get used to over the next

few days because this weather, while

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maybe not as bad as today, is

expected to last until the weekend.

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We are all wrapping up warm here and

hoping for the best over the next

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couple of days.

Thank you very much

indeed. Lulu we got our camera

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somewhere today that we think you

are going to recognise. This is a

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place under the red snow warning.

Let's hear from the locals there.

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We are out for the pair essentials.

Bread and milk. No milk left in the

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shops. It's never been this bad.

I

grew up in Lennoxtown, mid 70s was

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the last time it was really as bad

as this.

I've just been out to the

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buy sweets, crisps bread and milk.

They are the essentials.

Lulu, we

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don't advice you to come back any

time soon. When we're ready, we'll

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just shout!

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Can you put that into context for us

why you know that place so well?

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That is where I was born. I lived in

Glasgow, but Lennoxtown is an area

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outside. I was born in a castle of

course. I'm really a Princess, you

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know.

Were you?

It was a hospital!

Right.

I should have just said, yes.

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I was born in Lennoxtown, Lennox

Castle. I haven't been back there.

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That was very sweet. That was sweet.

Thank you.

We have a picture of you

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as a baby, Lulu.

Oh, dear.

Dressed

up for the weather as All wrapped up

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well.

. In Scotland they used the

tartan wraps to wrap the kids up

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because it's cold up there, always.

Ben, we talked about this red

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warning in central Scotland. There

is also this amber warning that is

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all the way down the east coast

really. What is happening and do you

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expect that amber warning to

progress?

What is happening, we have

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just got a feed of snow showers. One

after another after another after

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another, particularly filtering

through the central belt, Edinburgh,

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Fife, Westwood through to Glasgow.

That is why there is a red warning.

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Some places could see 40 centimetres

of snow tomorrow morning. Over a

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foot of snow. The red warning does

mean - take action. Action to

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protect yourself. Action to protect

people around you. There will be

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huge transport disruption. Whole

communities likely to be cut off.

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Power cuts for some length of time.

Red warnings really mean - danger to

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life. You mention the amber warning,

that means - be prepared. The

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eastern side of northern England,

Scotland, in the firing line. Some

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places 15 centimetres or more of

snow. Many, many communities across

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that part of the UK that will be

badly affected.

In that amber

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warning is Leigh-Anne Brown, in

Lincolnshire where things sound

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equally bad.

Hopefully, you can see

how deep it is here in Lincolnshire.

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We've had around eight inches in

some parts of the county. We are

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just on the outskirts of Lincoln at

the moment. We are trying to make it

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into the city. This as far as we

got. One of the main roads is now

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closed because two lorries have

ended up in ditches. Lincolnshire

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Police have had 120 snow-related

accidents reported to them today.

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It's included people being stranded

for around five hours on one of the

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roads in the county. That led to

them calling an emergency incident.

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Critical incident. That is when they

enlist the help of emergency

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services to co-ordinate a response.

I can confirm that they have asked

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the military for help and tonight

some 4x4 vehicles have been deployed

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from RAF Waddington in Lincolnshire.

It's such a struggle on the road and

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because of that many people haven't

been able to get to work. It led to

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100 schools being closed and also

today the hospitals cancelled all

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out-patient appointments and

nonemergency operations. It's been a

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very challenging day here and I

think it's set to continue. It's

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snowing as we speak at the moment.

The wind-chill here in Lincolnshire

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will make it feel like minus 13

tonight.

Thank you so much. Helen,

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you have a timely document as it

turns out on BBC Four from Fire To

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Ice, looking at three temperatures

as part of that documentary. Tell us

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a bit about what we are experiencing

then?

Well, we... Our bodies. Look

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at it from a human point of view. In

the series we could from the coldest

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you can be up to hundreds ever

millions of degrees. A huge range.

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Us humans in the middle we want to

exist. In ordered to stay alive our

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core temperature needs to be 37

degrees C. You are told you are ill

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if you are not that temperature. Our

bodies are adjusting all the time.

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It's amazing. When a thermal camera

you can see your skin temperature is

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changing, sweating ever so slightly.

We are putting on clothes all the

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time and constantly adjusting

temperature. We never think about it

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and take it for granted. In this

weather our bodies are doing

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everything to keep our core warm.

What that means sometimes is that

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it's taking blood flow away from our

arms and extremities to keep the

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heat in the middle. It's constantly

adjusting. Clothes get us a long

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way. Humans are an adaptable

species, we can live in lots of

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places because we have boots like

Lulu.

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Lulu. Our bodies are constantly

adjusting.

On a day when people are

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battling to keep struck moving we

have been in newicals toll see how

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they are hoping to weather the

storm.

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storm.

It's just after 9.00am at

Newcastle Airport, planes are taking

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off on schedule despite the snow.

We

came in at 5.00am and get prepared

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before the aircraft go.

The priority

is the runway of course. For

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aircraft landing and taking off.

That is the most dangerous element.

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They are on stand by to be deployed

the moment bad weather hits. It

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sounds like the A Team to me.

We

are.

You have a good reputation here

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at the airport.

Have we?

For keeping

this place ticking. Why do you

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manage to keep the airport running

even under really difficult

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conditions like this?

I think we

have been well organised over the

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last 10, 15 years. We have quite a

dedicated people here. We care,

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really.

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really. We are all Geordies or.

Maccums, as I am!

When we are

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chatting he gets on to the tower for

when planes want to land depart.

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It's playing a game of checkers I

think at times. Does it feel like

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that?

Absolutely, yeah. Obviously,

the airfield is still open. Aircraft

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is still moving.

The area is on

amber warning, but with the snow set

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to get worse overnight, they are

determined the beast won't beat

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them. Here at Northumberland Council

Michael Carl is pouring over the

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latest weather forecast, making sure

the gritters are prepared for what

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is is to come. How is it looking,

dare I ask?

You have a narptive of

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what will happen. Red there in

black. That is risk. The black is

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the larger part of the risk. In this

case is heavy snow shortfall. Fall.

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What do you do from this

information?

We have an action plan.

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28 gritters. They have their own

routes. They have trackers on. The

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trackers give us location to where

the vehicles are. It's handy, not

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just for knowing where they are, the

safety of the drivers. Sometimes the

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drivers and gritters get stuff. You

have to do it. It has to be done.

Do

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you have a network of locals that

get involved with gritting?

We have

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a number of farmers. They help doing

the nonstrategic routes. That is

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beneficial. That gets us back to a

position where we are comfortable.

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It's vital work like this which

keeps the city moving and yesterday

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all schools in Newcastle remained

open. A relief for parents picking

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up children at this primary school

in Heaton. How important is it to

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you that the council keep the

schools open and it's not been a

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snow day?

It's really important. The

kids love it. They hate being off

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school. They do. They get bored.

When mum and dad are working it's so

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difficult to arrange the care for

the kids last-minute. They enjoy it

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at school.

Do you like snow days or

prefer to come to school?

Snow days.

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Snow days. Overnight increased

snowfall has caused more disruption.

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Snow and freezing temperatures have

brought chaos across the north.

But

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today Newcastle reed mains on amber

alert. The airport is still open.

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The battle to clear the roads

continues. And despite 64 schools

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closing, there was still no snow day

for our primary school kids in

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Heaton. Thank you Kate. We will head

south to Manston Airport in Kent.

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John Hunt. We understand you have

been having a Bird's Eye view of the

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snow scape below. Over to you John.

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Thanks, thanks for making me stand

out in this. I have not known Kent

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is cold in my life. I have

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out in this. I have not known Kent

is cold in my life. I have been up

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in a helicopter to find out how the

snow affects the region and what is

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striking is how towns and cities

appear to be getting back to normal

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with roads clear of the snow and

slush but the rural communities,

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villages, appear completely cut off.

The small roads are impassable

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because of the snow. This area was

badly hit on Monday night and more

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snow last night. 600 schools in Kent

and Sussex have been closed today

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and railway companies bracing for

more disruption with 50 stations

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closed tomorrow, and entire commuter

lines shocked. This will make you

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chuckle. The Chatham ski and

snowboard centre had to close. Why?

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Its car park is impassable.

Thank

you, John. Someone else working

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outdoors in North Yorkshire is Harry

Gration. He is in Thornton-le-Dale.

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That sounds exotic!

Harry.

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Harry. I absolutely love

Thornton-le-Dale and you would if

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you came this way. The trouble is

you are not seeing it at its best.

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The whole of North Yorkshire has had

a battering over the past 48 hours.

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I will give you headlines. The whole

of the county has experienced.

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Yorkshire saw 700 schools close, all

airports have been affected and many

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flights unable to get in or out. The

biggest problem this morning

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concerned the chaos that happened as

far as roads are concerned. That led

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to one journey from Selby to York

which takes half an hour taking two

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and a half hours. There was a

positive response in Harrogate, at

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the hospital, they put out a tweet

asking for staff to come in because

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so many staff could not get into

work and the response was absolutely

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incredible. There is a determination

here as far as the Yorkshire spirit

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is concerned. Please come back when

it is sunny, Matt and Alex.

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Thank you, Harry. Now, the next few

days. What should we expect? Will we

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see the back of the Beast from the

East?

Kind off, although you will

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have to wait for sunny weather Harry

was looking for in Yorkshire. The

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next few days we talked about

showers in northern and eastern

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Scotland, eastern England, they will

go on the next few days and then we

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bring into the picture low-pressure

down to the south-west. People

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watching yesterday, we named the

storm Emma. In the south-west of the

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UK, south-west England, Wales, snow

taking us through Thursday into

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Friday and some places in the

south-west, the Moors could get 50

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centimetres. Even at lower levels 20

centimetres in that part. On Friday,

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other southern parts might be

affected by snow.

When are you

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expecting to see it,?

The low, tied

up with that, there is slightly

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milder air. What we might see in the

south-west, some freezing rain

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briefly on Friday as it turns back

to rain. But because the surfaces

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are so cold... You bring us such

news! It is the worst weather you

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can get if you are driving. Keep an

eye on that. After that, mild air

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slowly, the weekend into next week,

moving northwards and the risk of

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snow is confined to northern areas

and increasing need to high ground

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so things should improve as we cut

off the Beast from the East.

After

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that lovely news, we can turn to

musicals. Fans of Lulu is musicals

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will be delighted because you are in

one.

Nobody more delighted than me.

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I have tomorrow, 19 days until I

open. The biggest musical in the

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West End. I went to see it a couple

of weeks ago for the first time. It

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is so spectacular. I feel at this

point of my life I have a gift to be

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asked to be in it.

If you want to

see what Lulu saw, this is a sneak

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peak.

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# 42nd Street!

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It is 42nd Street, the ultimate

high-kicking musical.

So fantastic.

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I come from the days of Nigel

Lythgoe, when we did shows and you

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tap danced, everything would be,

they would have to tape it and

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recorded in case anybody went out

that they do not take anything.

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Every one of those kids is on the

money.

So exciting. 30 years since

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you have done a musical, why do this

one now?

It is hard to say exactly

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why but sometimes in your life it is

timing. I started taking acting

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lessons last year, because people

say, why not do more acting? I felt

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it would be good to do that and I

would enjoy it as another challenge.

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When this came, I thought a musical,

I have done that. Somehow, it feels

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right. It is a gift to be asked.

When I saw it, I thought, not bad.

I

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love my character. For those who do

not know the story, an elaborate on

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your character.

OK, I play Dorothy

Brock. I do not tap. The character

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is a diva and she has not had

success for a year and she is faded.

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Somebody is putting on a musical. In

the 30s there was a lot of strife,

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no money, a difficult time,

particularly in America. She gets to

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do the musical because she has a

sugar daddy who has paid for her to

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be in it. She goes through it acting

like a diva but what happens to this

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woman is what I love about my

Dorothy. When I play her. She

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becomes very human. In the end she

is only looking for love. What she

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does, rather than being afraid of

the young girl who will take over

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her lover, she very generously and

graciously hands the baton to the

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young girl. It is happy. You go out

for a night and go home thinking

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what a great night. I love her. I'm

excited about it and I have started

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rehearsing.

You said there is no

tapping for your character but all

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the clips, all singing and dancing.

There is so much of it.

Do you any

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dancing.

We did Strictly together. I

do a little bit of moving around.

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One of the pieces in it is she does

not dance but I am happy with that

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because I get to act.

Hopefully my

acting classes will pay off. Aside,

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you have to be properly prepared.

It

is a tremendous discipline. Because

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I am a rock and roll singer. I just

did a 44 date tour with the band. I

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was in Australia, last year, America

this year, on the road all the time.

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This is a different discipline and

the voice, for knee, it is a big

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challenge and I love a challenge.

Is

it true you do not speak before

0:22:550:22:59

midday because it is a way of

protecting your voice?

When I am

0:22:590:23:05

working, I do not speak until 12

o'clock. You have to be disciplined

0:23:050:23:10

to be around as long as I have.

Not

until 12? You are such a chatterbox,

0:23:100:23:17

how does that work?

That is why I

have to shut it down. Do you walk

0:23:170:23:21

about with a notepad?

If you are

working in the theatre doing eight

0:23:210:23:29

shows a week, your world is

revolving around that. You keep

0:23:290:23:32

quiet. It is not to say if somebody

said something important I would

0:23:320:23:37

go... I do not chat, that is the

point. I do not sit on the phone. I

0:23:370:23:44

keep quiet until 12 o'clock and then

all hell lets loose!

If you would

0:23:440:23:50

like to see Lulu playing Dorothy

Brock in 42nd Street, it starts

0:23:500:23:56

March the 19th at the Theatre Royal

in London and we wish you the best.

0:23:560:24:03

We have been inundated with

pictures. Thank you to everyone at

0:24:030:24:07

home. Few in the snow, in the ice.

-- of

0:24:070:24:17

-- of you in the snow.

Lucas on

this. Robin hood's Bay.

Sarah made

0:24:170:24:23

this today. Of her dog.

And

gymnastics snowman or person. From

0:24:230:24:32

Maidstone in Kent. We heard it was

difficult to make snowmen with this

0:24:320:24:39

snow.

And this is Ryan. He is in the

French outs where it was minus 20.

0:24:390:24:49

It looks beautifully sunny. I do not

mind if the sun is out.

0:24:490:24:55

My grandson loved it in the sun

today. He is five. He was thrilled.

0:24:550:25:01

He had not seen snow. As we were

saying, it is light and fluffy.

It

0:25:010:25:09

is dry snow. Beautiful fairy tale

flakes coming down because the air

0:25:090:25:14

is drive from Siberia, a dry place.

It is hard to squash it together

0:25:140:25:21

into a snowball. Someone tried to

throw a snowball at me this morning.

0:25:210:25:26

It does happen, you know, in this

line of work.

It disintegrated on

0:25:260:25:31

impact. Happy days. As Ben Rich was

saying, the cold weather is coming

0:25:310:25:38

from Siberia and earlier I spoke to

Nadia, a local in Yakutsk.

It is one

0:25:380:25:46

of the coldest towns on earth and

the starting point for the Beast

0:25:460:25:52

from the East.

Thanks for staying up

late to talk. It is about 11:30pm

0:25:520:25:57

where you are. Are you aware of the

name of the weather, we are calling

0:25:570:26:02

it the Beast from the East.

Oh, my

God!

We are not beasts! I am sure

0:26:020:26:12

you are not. We are not used to this

weather. Can you give an indication

0:26:120:26:17

of the temperature where you are.

-30 four. I have a feeble minus 2.

0:26:170:26:27

What is life like at minus 34?

-34

is likes bring when you come from

0:26:270:26:36

minus 50. For asked it is beautiful

weather with the sunshine. The

0:26:360:26:42

winter has come to an end and we are

almost celebrating every day.

When

0:26:420:26:46

weather like this hits, schools

closed and we have problems with

0:26:460:26:52

transport. What temperature does it

have to be where you are for schools

0:26:520:26:56

to close?

The elementary school, -40

five. The others, -40 eight.

0:26:560:27:08

five. The others, -40 eight.

Do

people go out in temperatures like

0:27:080:27:11

you are talking about? Yes. We

always go out. You have taken the

0:27:110:27:16

camera out today.

Give an indication

of what you have seen today. I went

0:27:160:27:21

to the park and I wanted to show you

some of the trees. We have the

0:27:210:27:31

sculpture park. We have this every

year, it is a competition.

It is

0:27:310:27:36

expected in parts of the UK to get

to -15 tonight, so what is your

0:27:360:27:42

advice to people not used to

temperatures like this, about

0:27:420:27:45

keeping warm and staying happy in

these conditions?

Layers and layers

0:27:450:27:49

of clothing. And hot chocolate.

0:27:490:27:59

of clothing. And hot chocolate.

Are

you pleased other parts of the world

0:27:590:28:02

are getting to experience the

weather you normally have at home?

0:28:020:28:05

We are not used to it but we are

sampling what life is like in

0:28:050:28:13

Yakutsk now. Which is really great!

Thank you for your time and your

0:28:130:28:17

weather. I hope you stay warm and

enjoy the spring temperatures of

0:28:170:28:24

-30! Good night, sleep well.

I love

Nadia.

She will be getting up now.

0:28:240:28:34

Drinking hot chocolate.

The solution

to all problems. She has a brilliant

0:28:340:28:42

Instagram video. Helen, you can

hopefully explain how this works.

0:28:420:28:48

This is hot water she is throwing in

the air and it is turning into snow.

0:28:480:28:54

It does not work with cold water.

You need hot water and very cold

0:28:540:28:59

temperatures. I have done it in

Alaska. You can try it at home but

0:28:590:29:04

you are probably better waiting for

properly cold weather. When you have

0:29:040:29:09

hot water you throw it in the air.

It is close to being able to turn

0:29:090:29:15

into a gas because it is hot. When

it spreads into the air it loses

0:29:150:29:20

energy and evaporates and then it

condenses back into tiny droplets.

0:29:200:29:27

Cold water cannot lose enough heat

to evaporate so it has to be hot and

0:29:270:29:31

then it freezes.

It is brilliant.

We

are grateful to be sat here working

0:29:310:29:37

with a warm, fake fire.

Many do not

get that option. It is not giving

0:29:370:29:46

off much heat.

It is the effect. I

am boiling!

0:29:460:29:54

Our neighbours turned to see if my

mum and dad were all right back on

0:29:540:29:59

the farm. They are a perfect example

of those who don't have a choice,

0:29:590:30:02

they have to work outside.

Here is

Mike with others in Skipton in North

0:30:020:30:07

Yorkshire.

It's 5.00am, degrees

Celsius, most -6 of you are tucked

0:30:070:30:15

up warm in bed. For market traders

the day starts early - come rain,

0:30:150:30:20

shine or snow. Lee is braving

freezing conditions to set up his

0:30:200:30:28

stall. That is impressive. You have

put a shop up in 30 minutes?

I've

0:30:280:30:34

tried my best. The weather made it a

little bit more difficult today. I

0:30:340:30:37

think I've got the hang of. It 16

weeks I've been doing it.

Only a few

0:30:370:30:41

months?

A few months. End of October

I bought this business. 40 years it

0:30:410:30:46

has been here, in this position as

well.

Good morning, sir. Have you

0:30:460:30:55

come from a long way?

Fleetwood.

Lancashire?

55 miles away.

The other

0:30:550:31:01

side of the Pennines.

I've been

coming here over 30 years.

30?

Yes.

0:31:010:31:06

Is it as tough as it gets condition

wise?

It has been deeper. We come no

0:31:060:31:10

matter what.

Can I turn you round to

show the camera what is written on

0:31:100:31:15

your back.

You can.

There you go.

What do you think of the weather?

0:31:150:31:18

Brilliant. I love it. Love the snow.

What better place, in the snow in

0:31:180:31:23

Skipton.

Are you outside all day

long with the job?

Yeah can.

0:31:230:31:27

Obviously making sure that people

are safe in town.

I'm half

0:31:270:31:32

Yorkshire, I know they are a Hardy

breed. They will be out for their

0:31:320:31:36

cheeses surely?

I'm not going to get

the trade coming out today in the

0:31:360:31:40

snow.

You came here, set up, you

have cheeses and you are going home?

0:31:400:31:46

I'm afraid so, yes.

Lee refuses to

give in to the weather and is

0:31:460:31:50

determined to find a customer.

As

I'm doing a new business. I keep

0:31:500:31:54

trying to stand here. You know, on

days like today at least it's

0:31:540:31:58

showing the general public I'm

willing, I'm Hardy and willing to

0:31:580:32:02

stand in any weather conditions.

Buy

Yorkshire's finest food here.

Come

0:32:020:32:08

on, the only stall on Skipton high

street.

There has been a market here

0:32:080:32:13

in the town since medieval times. It

was used for trading livestock,

0:32:130:32:18

originally. The word skwgs "Skipton"

comes from the old English "sheep

0:32:180:32:27

town" I wonder how our fley animals

are getting on this weather. You are

0:32:270:32:32

a millionaire. Amazing views?

I

wouldn't say I'm a millionaire. My

0:32:320:32:36

boss might be. It's not a bad office

window, is it?

Who are we feeding

0:32:360:32:40

today?

The sheep, just giving them a

bit of dry feed. Just helping them.

0:32:400:32:47

They go through the snow for grass.

They are heavily pregnant. We give

0:32:470:32:51

them a bit of winter feed. Help them

carry the lambs better.

They are

0:32:510:32:56

coming now. What a will havely

sight. How are they coping with

0:32:560:33:00

these conditions. It's pretty tough

at the moment?

They cope with it

0:33:000:33:03

very well. They would rather have

the dry, snow and frost than rain.

0:33:030:33:07

It doesn't matter how cold it gets,

they can cope.

Can you cope?

I can

0:33:070:33:11

cope by feeding these and keeping

moving. I keep very warm. As long as

0:33:110:33:16

you work hard, you keep warm. Oh.

Keep working hard. You will keep

0:33:160:33:21

warm.

I can't think straight!

It's

-3 here outside.

There you are.

We

0:33:210:33:28

are about to put the cold weather

into perspective if a feature we

0:33:280:33:33

call...

And You Thought You Were

Cold! All the people here have done

0:33:330:33:41

epic challenges in sub-zero

temperatures around the world. We

0:33:410:33:43

will meet Jackie first. Hi, Jackie.

Tell us about what you do on a

0:33:430:33:48

regular basis. The main challenge?

The main challenge is getting into

0:33:480:33:53

freezing cold water. I'm an ice

swimmer.

OK. What is the challenge

0:33:530:33:58

you did when it was absolutely

freezing, freezing, freezing?

In

0:33:580:34:04

December 2012 I went to Siberia, in

Russia, and swum 450 meeters in a

0:34:040:34:11

frozen lake wearing a costume and a

hat.

Why? !

I like a goal in my

0:34:110:34:18

life. You have to get to the age,

especial my age, when you have to

0:34:180:34:23

have goals in your life. It keeps

you going. You look fresh on it. Let

0:34:230:34:28

us reveal the temperature. Here it

is - -33.

Good effort.

In two weeks

0:34:280:34:39

I'm swimming in Loch Ness. It's five

degrees the water. Any tips. How do

0:34:390:34:44

I get through it?

That's really

cold. What you have to do is don't

0:34:440:34:49

feel the fear, embrace the cold

water and look forward for when you

0:34:490:34:53

get out. You will feel so alive and

invigorated.

Right.

In the meantime

0:34:530:34:59

you have a fantastic opportunity.

Thick snow out there. Get your

0:34:590:35:04

costume on and roll in the snow. Eat

plenty of doughnuts in the meantime.

0:35:040:35:10

I like that bit. Here is your Cold

Medal. Get on the podium. You

0:35:100:35:15

deserve it. You are a hero. Go on,

Jackie.

Good stuff. Let us chat with

0:35:150:35:19

Mark. Mark, just tell everybody what

you like to do in sub deer owe

0:35:190:35:27

temperatures? . I like to go running

ultra marathons. I have been doing

0:35:270:35:33

430 mile ultra in Canada. 430 miles

lechlt us walk across here. We are

0:35:330:35:39

going to reveal the temperature

which Mark has been doing all of

0:35:390:35:42

this incredible stuff. It is an

astonishing -52. How on earth does

0:35:420:35:48

your body feel when you are running

400 odd miles at that temperature?

0:35:480:35:53

You don't stop to take breaks for

too long.

No.

If you keep moving,

0:35:530:35:58

you stay warm. Good kit.

What do you

wear?

A few layers. Just a few.

0:35:580:36:02

Right.

I wouldn't put on a big down

jacket until it was maybe or

0:36:020:36:08

stopping to -35 have a long rest.

The rest of the time everything is

0:36:080:36:14

open, working hard and pulling a

sled.

I can't imagine what that

0:36:140:36:20

feels like. Look at Mark's face when

he finished. What had happened

0:36:200:36:25

there?

A lot had happened there

during the course of an evening.

0:36:250:36:28

That photo was taken in the early

hours of the morning. It had been

0:36:280:36:35

below for about a -40 week, I think.

I came off the mountain, lots of ice

0:36:350:36:44

and vapour from my breathing

crystallised over fabrics I was

0:36:440:36:50

wearing to protect my skin.

You more

than deserve your Cold Medal. Well

0:36:500:36:53

done mark. Huge congratulations. Up

you go my friend -52. Looking good.

0:36:530:37:01

We have the ice maidens who must

feel tropical. Tell us what your

0:37:010:37:05

challenge was?

Earlier this year, at

the beginning of this month, six of

0:37:050:37:12

us came back from having completed

the first all-female team to cross

0:37:120:37:20

Antarctica from coast-to-coast using

muscle power.

Fantastic. We will see

0:37:200:37:23

what the temperature was. Matt you

are on it.

Ready. -56. Ments

How on

0:37:230:37:30

earth do you cope in temperatures

like that?

To be honest, we hadn't

0:37:300:37:36

traineded in anything like that. It

was a shock to the system. We just

0:37:360:37:39

made sure that every single tiny

square of our face was covered.

0:37:390:37:43

Every bit of skin. Never took our

gloves off. Careful the wind

0:37:430:37:50

couldn't slip in and frost nip that

wasn't well covered.

Any injuries?

0:37:500:37:54

No, we were pretty lucky. Super

careful with our faces. We didn't

0:37:540:37:59

want to end up blemished. No, we

were pretty lucky.

Whatten a

0:37:590:38:03

achievement girls. Truly fantastic.

A Cold Medal each. On to the podium.

0:38:030:38:08

Thank you so much.

One more time for

our Cold Medallists. Remarkable

0:38:080:38:14

item.

Unbelievable. You have

probably braved the sub-zero

0:38:140:38:19

temperatures to put your recycling

bins out this week. The question is

0:38:190:38:23

- was it worth it.

It's a good

question the Proud family have been

0:38:230:38:29

asking their local recycling plant.

Last week we challenged the Proud

0:38:290:38:33

family to reduce their single use

plastic for a week.

It's very

0:38:330:38:37

difficult, you know. To get meat

that is not in plastic from the

0:38:370:38:41

supermarket.

What about the plastic

they put in their recycling bin?

If

0:38:410:38:47

everybody does recycling of the

plastic how much is recycled.

Once

0:38:470:38:52

they leave their house, where do

they go to?

All of their plastic

0:38:520:39:00

waste comes in here to this

recycling centre. Along with

0:39:000:39:07

two-thirds of everyone else'

recycling from Greater Manchester.

0:39:070:39:12

At this place, they process 17 tops

of recycling an hour. Patrick has

0:39:120:39:18

offered to get our family a tour

around the noisy plant.

You can see

0:39:180:39:23

the different grades of plastics

have been sorted on different

0:39:230:39:27

conveyors.

Every single thing that

they put into their recycling, does

0:39:270:39:34

it get recycled?

No.

Into new

plastic.

Some of the items they put

0:39:340:39:39

in the bin can't be recycled.

Can I

show you some of the plastics that

0:39:390:39:46

the Proud's have got.

That can be

recycled. The important thing is,

0:39:460:39:51

don't put the straw in the bottle.

We can't recycle the straws.

What is

0:39:510:39:56

the deal with the black plastic

trails?

They can be recycled, not

0:39:560:40:01

from this facility. We like that.

Take the lid off.

Not the lid.

We

0:40:010:40:10

can't recycle them on this facility.

The plastic this facility recycles

0:40:100:40:15

is almost ex-includively plastic

bottles. That's because they are

0:40:150:40:19

made from high-grade plastic and can

be sold back into the plastics

0:40:190:40:22

market.

It's not high quality

enough.

It's not worth your while

0:40:220:40:30

recycling it

Investment needed to

sort that out can outweigh the value

0:40:300:40:37

of it.

Plastic not recycled here is

put to a different use.

We will send

0:40:370:40:41

it where it will be turned into a

fuel, which will be burnt and

0:40:410:40:46

generate green Lek tress thrillsy.

As landfill rates reduce in the UK

0:40:460:40:49

you might think we are recycling

more. More and more waste is being

0:40:490:40:55

burned to produce energy instead. In

2016-2017, almost 40% of all local

0:40:550:41:02

authority waste was incinerated.

Some 10 million tonnes. Although

0:41:020:41:06

considered a greener option than

landfill, it's not as energy

0:41:060:41:12

efficient as recycling plastic. When

you get energy from this, you are

0:41:120:41:15

only getting a percentage of the

energy, aren't you? You can't

0:41:150:41:19

recover that whole thing?

No. At

least it's not going in landfill.

0:41:190:41:22

The important thing is we are

keeping away from landfill and

0:41:220:41:26

generating green electricity from

it.

85% of what they receive,

0:41:260:41:33

including glass and cans, is sent

for recycling here. Up-and-down the

0:41:330:41:39

country there are huge discrepancies

in plastic recycling rates dead

0:41:390:41:43

mending where you live. It's a

postcode Lottery. That is a

0:41:430:41:48

situation it that Barry Turner wants

to see changed.

All of these

0:41:480:41:53

products are epsychable. If we get

it back, it's not single use.

You

0:41:530:42:00

feel councils should be collecting

all of them.

A lot of European

0:42:000:42:05

nations collect all plastics from

our consumers. That is at the kerb

0:42:050:42:12

and make it easy. We make it more

difficult and challenging for the

0:42:120:42:16

consumer. We are saying to

government and waste management

0:42:160:42:18

companies is - we have to collect

them all and make sure they all get

0:42:180:42:23

recycled.

Another thing we could do

is use less of them?

Indeed.

Discard

0:42:230:42:28

less of them?

Then you would lose

the benefits associated with this

0:42:280:42:32

modern material. It's lightweight.

That means less transport costs.

0:42:320:42:36

Less energy goes into making it

compared with other materials. It

0:42:360:42:40

doesn't shatter and it prevents food

waste. We have to put those benefits

0:42:400:42:42

to work. But that means getting them

back at the end of the line.

Having

0:42:420:42:48

been to see your recycling plant, do

you know feel have you a good idea

0:42:480:42:53

of what is easily recycled in your

system?

I'm more on the ball with

0:42:530:42:57

it. I will be doing the lids off the

milk bottles and the detergents and

0:42:570:43:03

taking lids off everything.

I don't

think people understand what is

0:43:030:43:07

resighable and

0:43:070:43:14

resighable and what isn't. We need

to know everybody follows the same

0:43:140:43:18

standard.

The Proud family join us

now along with Phillip Lewis and

0:43:180:43:23

Therese Coffey.

0:43:230:43:28

Therese Coffey. She's responsible

for the nations recycling. Why is

0:43:290:43:32

there not one standard system that

every single recycling centre uses?

0:43:320:43:36

We would like to see a great more

consistency in that. We are working

0:43:360:43:41

with manufacturers to have fewer

plastics that are being used. One,

0:43:410:43:45

it's easier for processors to

recycle that plastic, it will become

0:43:450:43:49

more worth their while, so they can

make money out of the plastic they

0:43:490:43:53

recycle. Too often are saying - it's

not work economically.

Why is there

0:43:530:43:58

not one simple thing. Everybody does

the same thing?

Right across the

0:43:580:44:01

country we are look at different

communities and councils know their

0:44:010:44:04

communities best. We would would

like to move to a national scheme.

0:44:040:44:08

Somebody who lives in Sale could

have four or five bins inside their

0:44:080:44:12

home and outside. Somebody in the

heart of Manchester may struggle

0:44:120:44:16

with the space to split out waste in

the same way. We want to move to

0:44:160:44:20

something that is more consistent

and more councils to take more

0:44:200:44:23

plastic and we want to work with

manufacturers and retailers to

0:44:230:44:26

reduce the amount of plastic that is

out there, which isn't necessary.

0:44:260:44:30

Some use of the plastic are really

good and indispensable for safety

0:44:300:44:34

and so on. We could do a lot more to

stop using plastic every day in our

0:44:340:44:41

lives.

Lots of families are getting

disillusion, probably after seeing

0:44:410:44:45

that film there. We think we are

doing our best. Piling the recycling

0:44:450:44:49

and putting everything in that we

think can be recycled and finding

0:44:490:44:54

out, as you did Maisie, a lot of the

stuff isn't actually being recycled

0:44:540:44:58

and being burnt. Maisie, how did you

feel leaving that plant then having

0:44:580:45:03

ploughed so much energy as a family

into this project for

0:45:030:45:05

And I was feeling disheartened.

I

thought everything would be recycled

0:45:100:45:14

and when I found out products that

could be recycled had non-recyclable

0:45:140:45:21

parts, it was being sent to be

burned. I could not understand why

0:45:210:45:25

they were not separating it.

Lucy,

you were at the plant, an eye-opener

0:45:250:45:32

for you, who knows about this topic.

Maisie was saying there was a milk

0:45:320:45:37

bottle they use at school and if the

straw is left inside it is deemed to

0:45:370:45:42

be contaminated. And then it is put

on a different journey and goes to

0:45:420:45:47

incineration. What I wondered is why

we are not going to be more

0:45:470:45:55

ambitious. Let's talk about bottle

deposit schemes. You have been to

0:45:550:45:58

Norway. We can see from the

recycling centre they want

0:45:580:46:04

high-grade plastic from bottles.

Norway gets 97% recycling rate. When

0:46:040:46:09

will we get a bottle deposit scheme?

Scotland have committed to it.

When

0:46:090:46:13

will we get it across the country?

There is a strong amount of

0:46:130:46:18

political will. When I have been to

Germany, Norway, Denmark and Sweden,

0:46:180:46:27

and as a consumer, when you walk up

with a bottle, it looks the same.

0:46:270:46:30

The way it is processed and financed

is different. We need something that

0:46:300:46:32

will work in this country. We have

greater use of on the go products,

0:46:320:46:36

more than anywhere else in Europe.

So it has to be effective, not just

0:46:360:46:42

scratched the surface. Officials are

working on this. We have had experts

0:46:420:46:46

looking at this who can give advice.

Work is under way.

In Scotland they

0:46:460:46:56

think it will be effective because

they have committed to it and surely

0:46:560:46:59

there is a similarity and amount of

bottles we are using.

We would be

0:46:590:47:04

interested in working together and I

meet opposite numbers from different

0:47:040:47:07

countries and it would be good to

have a UK wide system but I want one

0:47:070:47:12

that will be effective so we can get

the recycling rate up. We have been

0:47:120:47:18

working with transport hubs, cafes,

other people to make sure people can

0:47:180:47:22

fill up a bottle with water. I am

one of 50 MPs who has pledged to

0:47:220:47:27

give up plastic. In my handbag I

carry around a bottle.

0:47:270:47:35

carry around a bottle.

I don't have

coffee cups from the coffee shop. I

0:47:360:47:39

take my bamboo. My son has

restaurants and it is tap water not

0:47:390:47:44

bottled water any more.

It seems

everybody is doing what they can to

0:47:440:47:48

recycle but when it arrives at the

recycling plant, if they do not

0:47:480:47:54

recycle it, it seems unfortunate. Is

there an incentive for the recycling

0:47:540:48:01

plants, maybe help to make them

recycle this?

There are places

0:48:010:48:05

around the country that do it. Sad

to hear about the one in Manchester

0:48:050:48:10

not making full use of the plastic.

Everybody puts plastic out on the

0:48:100:48:18

market come as a manufacturer, pays

a levy. We want to change it so it

0:48:180:48:22

will be more rewarded so it is easy

to recycle and if people consider

0:48:220:48:28

how they put more recycling back

into the product. Let's make it

0:48:280:48:32

worthwhile for people to continue to

do it and make it easy but

0:48:320:48:36

financially worthwhile.

Where we

went they would say they are doing

0:48:360:48:40

as much as anybody can, what about

chemical recycling? We heard Maureen

0:48:400:48:47

Lipman on this show saying there was

a place in Swindon and they are

0:48:470:48:52

doing chemical recycling. Things

like that are ambitious and need

0:48:520:48:56

more investment. Do you have plans

to invest in those kinds of things?

0:48:560:49:02

At the moment stuff being recycled

is mainly going into football

0:49:020:49:06

shirts, polyester. It is not

ambitious enough is the problem.

0:49:060:49:10

Money has gone in from the

government and we are exploring what

0:49:100:49:14

we can do. There is a wide range of

technology. We have to be careful

0:49:140:49:20

about

0:49:200:49:25

about biodegradable plastics, if not

treated properly they can break

0:49:250:49:29

down. We need to make sure we have a

better environment. People have seen

0:49:290:49:36

the scourge of plastic attacking

marine life.

Everybody wants to help

0:49:360:49:39

them do what they can. It seems it

is coming from government level that

0:49:390:49:45

needs to take it to the next step.

You do not have to convince anybody

0:49:450:49:50

to recycle.

We will let the Proud

family have a word with you. We

0:49:500:49:55

cannot do it on screen but we will

take you off to have a big chat

0:49:550:49:59

about it. Thank you for coming in.

On an evening when temperatures are

0:49:590:50:05

expected to fall down to -15, the

lowest in 30 years, we can revisit a

0:50:050:50:11

Marty Jopson special when mercury

levels plummeted.

0:50:110:50:16

A lot slower than minus 15. The

winter of early 1982 saw some of the

0:50:160:50:24

most severe snow blizzards of the

century. Entire towns were cut off.

0:50:240:50:31

Households were snowed in. Food had

to be delivered by helicopter. But

0:50:310:50:38

nowhere was hit as badly as the

Scottish Highland village of

0:50:380:50:42

Braemar. At this former weather

station on the 10th of January 1982,

0:50:420:50:48

they recorded the coldest ever

temperature to hit the UK.

0:50:480:50:55

temperature to hit the UK. -27.2

degrees Celsius, cold enough to

0:50:560:50:57

freeze whiskey. You expect

temperatures like this in Siberia,

0:50:570:51:02

but not Great Britain. Local

residents David remembers the cold

0:51:020:51:09

winter well.

When you came out of

your house you felt the frost

0:51:090:51:13

immediately. The air felt crisp. The

hairs in your nose felt like they

0:51:130:51:19

would crack if you touched them.

Some people'scentral heating stopped

0:51:190:51:25

working.

Not easy. What made

Braemar's temperatures plummet

0:51:250:51:30

further than anywhere else in

Britain? The first reason is

0:51:300:51:34

geography. At over 1000 feet above

sea level it is one of the highest

0:51:340:51:41

villages in the UK. Surprisingly it

is also positioned in a valley that

0:51:410:51:45

makes it so cold. This is my job of

cold air, fog created with dry eyes.

0:51:450:51:54

If I pour it on to the village on a

flat grassy plain... The cold air

0:51:540:52:03

rolls away. If I recreate Braemar,

which is surrounded by mountains,

0:52:030:52:08

and at the bottom of a deep valley,

now, when you put cold air into

0:52:080:52:19

Braemar, the fog, cold air, is

pulling at the bottom of the valley

0:52:190:52:26

because cold air is heavy. This

cold, heavy air tumbling down the

0:52:260:52:33

valley slopes is called a flow. This

is why the coldest temperatures are

0:52:330:52:40

generally not at the top of

mountains, thanks to the flow, they

0:52:400:52:45

deep down in the valleys. Braemar is

regularly one of the coldest

0:52:450:52:50

villages in the UK. What was special

about 1982 that made Braemar's

0:52:500:52:54

temperature sink so low? Gillian

Keith is a local meteorologist.

In

0:52:540:53:04

late 1981 in December, there was a

lot of arctic air from the north and

0:53:040:53:08

it brought a lot of snow over the

UK. In Braemar, there were 56

0:53:080:53:15

consecutive days of snow cover. Each

night was getting colder and colder.

0:53:150:53:20

This month and a half of snow cover

was the other major reason for

0:53:200:53:25

Braemar's deep chill. To show why I

am leaving ice cubes on the white

0:53:250:53:30

plate and some on the black plate.

All of them begin to melt, but

0:53:300:53:35

crucially, those on the black plate

melt faster than on the white plate.

0:53:350:53:43

That is because dark colours absorb

sunlight, which melts the ice,

0:53:430:53:48

whereas this plate, because it is

white, like snow, it is reflecting a

0:53:480:53:53

lot of the light and does not get as

warm and the ice has melted less. It

0:53:530:53:59

is this phenomenon that explains why

a heavy blanket of white snow for

0:53:590:54:08

six weeks kept the air cooler and

meant the village got colder and

0:54:080:54:13

colder. These extreme conditions

together with its unique position

0:54:130:54:17

deep in the mountain to Braemar 's

epic freeze. To this day, that night

0:54:170:54:25

of 1982 has never been beaten.

Braemar still holds the record for

0:54:250:54:32

the coldest temperature recorded in

the United Kingdom.

0:54:320:54:38

Thank you, Marty. Lots of questions.

We have time for about two!

What is

0:54:380:54:44

wind-chill? The stronger the wind,

the more moisture evaporates from

0:54:440:54:48

your skin. Like when we sweat and it

calls us down. That takes the energy

0:54:480:54:54

out of your body and calls you down

and stronger winds will take more

0:54:540:54:58

energy out and make you feel colder.

Why is snow white?

Things have

0:54:580:55:05

colours because in light hits them.

Light hits the snow and no covers

0:55:050:55:12

are taken away so everything that

goes in comes out and it looks

0:55:120:55:16

white.

Should you always wear a hat

because you lose all your heat

0:55:160:55:20

through your head?

You do not.

Wearing a hat will keep you warm but

0:55:200:55:24

you do not lose any more heat from

your head.

A big thank you to Ben

0:55:240:55:33

Rich and Dr Helen. Her series From

Ice to Fire: The Incredible Science

0:55:330:55:38

of Temperature continues tomorrow on

BBC Four.

And Lulu can be seen in

0:55:380:55:41

42nd Street in the West End from the

19th of March.

Performing tonight,

0:55:410:55:45

the Fratellis with a track from

their new album In Your Own Sweet

0:55:450:55:50

Time. Mrs Starcrossed Losers.

0:55:500:55:53

-- this is.

0:55:530:55:55

# It started out as nothing

in the strangest sense

0:56:020:56:08

# He was never in his

right mind no defence

0:56:080:56:11

# She prayed for his

attention often on repeat

0:56:110:56:13

# Every time she heard his

name and his heartbeat

0:56:130:56:15

# He was in denial

in his own back yard

0:56:150:56:18

# Pleading for the rain

just to come down hard

0:56:180:56:20

# She bought him a bracelet

and put it on his wrist

0:56:200:56:23

# Like every time before

she got close but missed

0:56:230:56:27

# Romeo, Romeo I'm your Juliet

0:56:270:56:30

# I'm the pot of gold that

you haven't found yet

0:56:300:56:32

# Ah ooh

0:56:320:56:40

# He said, Juliet I believe

every word you say

0:56:400:56:43

# But time is running

backward every single day

0:56:430:56:45

# Ah ooh

0:56:450:56:53

# She was in chains

by her own good hand

0:57:140:57:16

# Keeping all the angels

under her command

0:57:160:57:18

# He saw every detail

burning like sun

0:57:180:57:20

# But he couldn't get it straight

that his race was run

0:57:200:57:23

# Romeo, Romeo tell

me where've you been

0:57:230:57:25

# I would be complete

if you would only let me in

0:57:250:57:28

# Ah ooh

0:57:280:57:33

# Juliet I told you I was

only passing through

0:57:330:57:37

# And if I had a moment

I would spend it just with you

0:57:370:57:40

# Ah ooh

0:57:400:57:48

# Ah ah

0:57:560:57:57

# And they all fall down

0:57:570:58:00

# And she said, Romeo,

Romeo I'm your Juliet

0:58:130:58:15

# I'm the pot of gold that

you haven't found yet

0:58:150:58:18

# Ah ooh

0:58:180:58:26

# Juliet I believe

every word you say

0:58:260:58:28

# But time is running

backwards every single day

0:58:280:58:30

# Ah ooh

0:58:300:58:38

# Romeo, Romeo tell

me where've you been

0:58:400:58:42

# I would be complete

if you would only let me in

0:58:420:58:45

# Ah ooh

0:58:450:58:48

# Juliet I told you I was

only passing through

0:58:480:58:51

# And if I had a moment

I would spend it just with you

0:58:510:58:51

# Ah ooh

0:58:570:59:05

# Ah ooh.#

0:59:070:59:08

APPLAUSE

0:59:080:59:14

Matt and Alex host a cold weather special as the Beast from the East affects the whole of Great Britain. Studio guests include Lulu and the Fratellis.