Sun-worshiping Brits who have ditched their holidays abroad this summer in favour of ‘staycations’ will receive a treat this weekend as large swathes of the UK experience a heatwave. Temperatures in parts of the south-east and London will surge well above the mediocre 30 degrees celsius in store for places like Benidorm, Ibiza and Tenerife. The Met Office has issued an amber warning, urging people to be careful, wear sun cream, and drink plenty of water. But with coronavirus cases appearing to climb, scientists and No 10 advisers will undoubtedly be nervous of images of large gatherings on beaches and individuals flouting the rules – especially in areas with increased restrictions – over the scorching weekend.

Inside the bubble

Our policy correspondent Jon Stone on what to look out for today:

Sharing the full story, not just the headlines

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Mom thanks thoughtful FedEx driver who sanitized package to protect high-risk daughter

Every day and in every community, the coronavirus pandemic is bringing out the best in Americans. Take a look at some inspiring images of Americans pulling together in a time of crisis. Get all the latest news on coronavirus and…

Biden nominee tries to clean up president’s ‘nothing we can do’ claim about pandemic trajectory

CURE board chairman Marc Little weighs in on whether the president’s economic plans will be effective. Secretary of Health and Human Services nominee Xavier Becerra tried to straighten out the Biden administration’s message on the coronavirus pandemic after President Biden…

Trump signs landmark Great American Outdoors Act

Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. President Trump signed the Great American Outdoors Act on Tuesday morning – bipartisan legislation that will provide repairs to park infrastructure, permanently fund the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF), and create an additional…

GOP women’s record-breaking success reflects party’s major shift on recruiting and supporting female candidates

Republican Beth Van Duyne was skeptical when House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) showed up in Dallas and asked her to run for Congress in mid-2019. The former mayor of Irving, Tex., was well-known in the community as a glass-ceiling…