Snow covers streets of Madrid, Spain

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Footage shows streets in Madrid, Spain, blanketed by snow on January 12.

Spain – in the grip of an unusual cold snap – has recorded temperatures of -25C after a snowstorm.

Officials have warned the elderly to stay at home and many roads are too dangerous for cars.

At least seven people have died due to the weather, including two homeless people in Barcelona.