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Are you enjoying 'Sunny Britain'?

Baby getting cooling shower in the garden

This weekend is set to be the hottest in the UK since last September.

Temperatures will peak at 28 degrees Celsius in some areas, sending sun worshippers to parks and beaches.

Those who are less keen on the heat are expected to adopt cooling down strategies such as having cold showers, keeping hair wet and turning fans on.

The heat makes some jobs more difficult. Mike from York tells us: "We're certainly not enjoying 'Sunny Britain'. All this dry, sunny heat makes doing archaeology very difficult - on site the ground is as hard as concrete, and people are dropping like flies from sunstroke and heat exhaustion."

On the other hand, Steve in Northampton is "sitting in the garden, enjoying the day". Who can blame him?

How are you coping with 'Sunny Britain'? Will you be spending your weekend outdoors? How do you cool down when it gets too hot? Send us your comments and pictures of 'Sunny Britain'.

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