As Christmas draws to a close and we resign ourselves to packing up the decorations and taking down the tree, it might feel as though there's nothing to brighten the gloom of a chilly January.
But it seems Mother Nature has other ideas.
Thanks to the sub-zero temperatures, she greeted passers-by with an intricate icicle tree to rival any Christmas display early yesterday morning.
via The Daily Mail. Click link for even more lovely winter photos.