UK weather forecast live: London scorched in heatwave 2018 as TfL Tube commuters battle sweltering heat – Evening Standard



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People enjoying the heatwave today on Bournemouth beach in Dorset as the hot weather continues across the UK

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Early morning swimmers at the Serpentine pool as the heatwave continue

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Sunbathing by the Diana Memorial in Hyde Park

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People enjoying the heatwave today on Tynemouth beach on North Tyneside

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People enjoying the heatwave today on Cullercoats beach on North Tyneside

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People relax in front of Tower Bridge in London, as the hot weather continues across the country

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A stunning sunrise at primrose Hill

Jeremy Selwyn

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Beachgoers play in the sea on West Wittering Beach

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Wild deer graze in Bushy Park as the heatwave continues across the UK

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Early swimmers in the Serpentine

Jeremy Selwyn

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People enjoy the sunshine in Hyde Park in London, as the hot weather continues across the country.

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A young man jumps into the water of the harbor in Brixham, southern England

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Beachgoers gather on West Wittering Beach

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A general view of Greenwich Park in London

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A couple shelter in the shade of a beach hut on West Wittering Beach during hot weather on the first day of the Summer school holidays

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A woman poses for a photo among the flowers in St James Park, London, as the hot weather continue

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Beachgoers play in the sea on West Wittering Beach

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Scorched green spaces surround Windsor Castle

Jeremy Selwyn

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Commuters battle the searing heat at London Bridge

Jeremy Selwyn

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Flowers bloom in the sunshine at Whitburn windmill, Sunderland

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A man enjoys the warm weather on the beach in Whitstable, Kent

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People enjoy the warm weather at South Tyneside Festival in Bents Park, South Shields

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General view of boats on the river Thames, including the Queen’s rowbarge ‘Gloriana’ as people enjoy the warm weather during the Thames Traditional Boat Festival at Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire

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People enjoy the beach in Margate, Kent, as the warm weather continues across the country

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Scorcher: People enjoy the beach in Broadstairs, Kent, on Sunday

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A woman soaks up the sunshine

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People in boats on Hollow Ponds in Leytonstone

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People in the paddling pool in Clissold Park, north London

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Office workers enjoy the hot sunny weather while taking their lunch breaks in Victoria Tower Gardens, Westminster

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People in the paddling pool in Clissold Park, north London

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People enjoy their lunch break in the sun

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People swimming and enjoying the sunshine at Brockwell Lido in London

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Visitors relax on deckchairs in the sunshine on the beach by Brighton Pier

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A jogger runs in Hyde Park, London

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Visitors enjoy the sunshine on the beach by Brighton Pier

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People relax in the sun during lunchtime as they sit on the steps of The Scoop, a riverside amphitheatre, backdropped by the Tower of London

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Young Red Deer cool off in a stream in Richmond Park

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A man dives into the water at Warleigh Weir, near Claverton outside Bat

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Joggers run beside the Serpentine, in Hyde Park, London

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Children cool off in the fountains on the Southbank, London

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People relax in the sun at St Paul’s Cathedral

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Sunbathing on Bournemouth beach in Dorset

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Black-capped squirrel monkeys eat iced treats with nuts and berries during the hot weather at London Zoo

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People sit on the grass enjoying the sunshine in Green Park

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People relax on the beach at Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

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Members of the public enjoy the warm weather by the fountains in Trafalgar square

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People relax in the sunshine on the beach in Brighton.

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Police horses drink from a water fountain during the hot weather in Green Park

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A woman shelters from the sun as she lays in the sunshine in Green Park in London

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The sun rises over London during a week long heatwave

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Tourists enjoy the sun whilst they sit on the steps near the Tower of London.

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Alex Lentati

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People enjoy their lunch break in the sunshine near Tower Bridge

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A man beckons a duck whilst he sits in the sun in Trafalgar Square.

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Londoners enjoy the sunshine

Alex Lentati

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People enjoying the heatwave today on Bournemouth beach in Dorset as the hot weather continues across the UK

PA

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Early morning swimmers at the Serpentine pool as the heatwave continue

Jeremy Selwyn

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Sunbathing by the Diana Memorial in Hyde Park

Jeremy Selwyn

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People enjoying the heatwave today on Tynemouth beach on North Tyneside

PA

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People enjoying the heatwave today on Cullercoats beach on North Tyneside

PA

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People relax in front of Tower Bridge in London, as the hot weather continues across the country

PA

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A stunning sunrise at primrose Hill

Jeremy Selwyn

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Beachgoers play in the sea on West Wittering Beach

Getty Images

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Wild deer graze in Bushy Park as the heatwave continues across the UK

SplashNews.com

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Early swimmers in the Serpentine

Jeremy Selwyn

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People enjoy the sunshine in Hyde Park in London, as the hot weather continues across the country.

PA

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A young man jumps into the water of the harbor in Brixham, southern England

AP

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Beachgoers gather on West Wittering Beach

Getty Images

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A general view of Greenwich Park in London

EPA

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A couple shelter in the shade of a beach hut on West Wittering Beach during hot weather on the first day of the Summer school holidays

Getty Images

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A woman poses for a photo among the flowers in St James Park, London, as the hot weather continue

PA

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Beachgoers play in the sea on West Wittering Beach

Getty Images

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Scorched green spaces surround Windsor Castle

Jeremy Selwyn

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Commuters battle the searing heat at London Bridge

Jeremy Selwyn

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Flowers bloom in the sunshine at Whitburn windmill, Sunderland

PA

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A man enjoys the warm weather on the beach in Whitstable, Kent

PA

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People enjoy the warm weather at South Tyneside Festival in Bents Park, South Shields

PA

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General view of boats on the river Thames, including the Queen’s rowbarge ‘Gloriana’ as people enjoy the warm weather during the Thames Traditional Boat Festival at Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire

PA

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People enjoy the beach in Margate, Kent, as the warm weather continues across the country

PA

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Scorcher: People enjoy the beach in Broadstairs, Kent, on Sunday

PA

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A woman soaks up the sunshine

PA

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People in boats on Hollow Ponds in Leytonstone

PA

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People in the paddling pool in Clissold Park, north London

PA

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Office workers enjoy the hot sunny weather while taking their lunch breaks in Victoria Tower Gardens, Westminster

PA

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People in the paddling pool in Clissold Park, north London

PA

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People enjoy their lunch break in the sun

PA

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People swimming and enjoying the sunshine at Brockwell Lido in London

Reuters

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Visitors relax on deckchairs in the sunshine on the beach by Brighton Pier

Reuters

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A jogger runs in Hyde Park, London

PA

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Visitors enjoy the sunshine on the beach by Brighton Pier

Reuters

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People relax in the sun during lunchtime as they sit on the steps of The Scoop, a riverside amphitheatre, backdropped by the Tower of London

AP

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Young Red Deer cool off in a stream in Richmond Park

Getty Images

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A man dives into the water at Warleigh Weir, near Claverton outside Bat

PA

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Joggers run beside the Serpentine, in Hyde Park, London

PA

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Children cool off in the fountains on the Southbank, London

PA

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People relax in the sun at St Paul’s Cathedral

AP

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Sunbathing on Bournemouth beach in Dorset

PA

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Black-capped squirrel monkeys eat iced treats with nuts and berries during the hot weather at London Zoo

Reuters

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People sit on the grass enjoying the sunshine in Green Park

AFP/Getty Images

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People relax on the beach at Barry Island, Vale of Glamorgan, Wales

PA

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Members of the public enjoy the warm weather by the fountains in Trafalgar square

AFP/Getty Images

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People relax in the sunshine on the beach in Brighton.

PA

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Police horses drink from a water fountain during the hot weather in Green Park

PA

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A woman shelters from the sun as she lays in the sunshine in Green Park in London

AFP/Getty Images

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The sun rises over London during a week long heatwave

SplashNews.com

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Tourists enjoy the sun whilst they sit on the steps near the Tower of London.

PA

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Alex Lentati

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People enjoy their lunch break in the sunshine near Tower Bridge

PA

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A man beckons a duck whilst he sits in the sun in Trafalgar Square.

PA

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Londoners enjoy the sunshine

Alex Lentati