This is how cold it will be in Hartlepool this week

It's a cold start to Monday morning as temperatures dropped to just above zero in Hartlepool.

Monday, 10th December 2018, 7:08 am
Updated Monday, 10th December 2018, 7:10 am
Many will be scrapping the ice from their car windscreens this morning

Many will be scrapping ice from their car windscreens this morning as the cold winter weather settles in.

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It is due to be a sunny day in Sunderland with highs of 5°C - although at times it will feel as cold as 0°C outside.

Forecasters says the rest of the week is expected to remain chilly and cloudy with temperatures set to peak on Wednesday at 7 °C.

Although temperatures aren't due to drop below 4°C in the town until Thursday.