Cold snap on its way to Ripley and heanor.

Ripley and Heanor is set to face a week of snow and temperatures of -10C, according to weather experts.

The freezing temps are set to hit Derbyshire this weekend, with the Met Office issuing a level three ‘severe’ cold weather alert.

However the heaviest of the snow is likely to be concentrated in the south and east of the country.

Tell us your tales and send us in your pictures of the big chill this week by contacting the News on 01773 514162 or emailing

If your car looked like an icicle in the morning, or you had to walk across sheet ice to get to work then let us know!