As a child, the sight of snow elicited feelings of great joy and excitement as you prayed to the snow gods that school would be cancelled. As an adult, it tends to generate a rather more gloomy image of cancelled trains, delayed buses and the loss of sensation in most of your fingers.
However, old or young, there is no denying that snow, when in a zoo, is just the most fantastic thing. Take a look at the some of the great shots ZSL managed to capture this December.
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