IN PICTURES: 9 photos of NI kids enjoying the snow on a day off school

James Murphy pictured enjoying the snow at Stormont in Belfast.
James Murphy pictured enjoying the snow at Stormont in Belfast.

The ‘Beast from the East’ may have wreaked havoc across parts of Northern Ireland over the past few days but kids who have been lucky enough to get a day off school have certainly taken advantage of the conditions.

We’ve selected some of the best images of NI kids - from very young to teenagers - having a blast in the snow.

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