Pack your sun lotion and prepare to fire up the barbecue because the sun has put its hat on and it's here to stay - well, at least for the next couple of days!
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It's been a mixed night for the Labour Party across the UK in the first national test of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership.
If you're heading to America, it's time to check your passport as new rules mean only people travelling with a biometric, otherwise known as an an e-passport, will be allowed into the country.
An estimated 80,000 Brits with an old-style passport could be refused entry under new passport controls introduced on April 1 under anti-terror laws.
The change in America's entry requirements mean only people holding a biometric passport will be allowed to board their flight.
Watch the video above for more of Simon Calder's travel advice.
1) It's been a bad night for Labour across the UK in the first national test of Jeremy Corbyn's leadership. The party's vote collapsed in Scotland and it also lost ground in the local elections in England. We'll bring you the latest on the UK elections throughout the morning.
2) Tens of thousands of British tourists have been warned they risk being turned away from flights to America unless they hold the latest biometric passports, which contain electronic chips.
3) New talks between the Government and the British Medical Association over the junior doctors' contract look set to go ahead. The health secretary has agreed to pause the introduction of the new contract for five days from Monday to allow both sides to get back to the negotiating table.
4) Women and children were among at least 28 people killed in an air strike on a refugee camp in rebel-held northern Syria near the Turkish border, with many others seriously hurt. There are unconfirmed reports that Syrian or Russian warplanes carried out the attacks.
5) Britain's Amir Khan faces the toughest fight of his career tomorrow when he takes on the WBC middleweight champion Saul Canelo Alvarez in Las Vegas. Khan is the underdog as he steps up two weight divisions to battle one of the world's leading fighters, but he told Good Morning Britain he is confident of success.
The Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall hosted a reception for British Oscar winners last night - and the turnout was as stellar as you'd expect!
An impressive 300+ Brits have taken an Oscar home over the years, and the event celebrated those both behind and in front of the camera.
Dame Judy Dench and Colin Firth were among the attendees, but it was Emma Thompson who stole the show...
We're very grateful to Rio's school... it's so inspirational for him
Rio lost his leg when he was just a baby, but that certainly hasn't stopped him taking up almost every sport going!
Rio, seven, tells Ben and Susanna why Prince Harry's Invictus Games - in which wounded, injured or sick armed services personnel compete - are so important to him.
The second ever Invictus Games take place in Orlando next week and and Rio's school have let him take the week off school and fly to the US after Prince Harry personally said he'd love him to come.
We thoroughly enjoyed meeting you this morning, Rio - you're an inspiration to us all. Boom!
Want to see Michelle Obama do the robot?
May the 4th might be yesterday's news but we're having one cheeky last look at the global Star Wars celebrations - the White House has even released footage of Barack and Michelle Obama dancing with a pair of stormtroopers and R2-D2!
Watch Kate, Ben and Susanna come up with some super cheesy Star Wars puns and having 'yoda' fun (sorry!).
Their single 'Bridge Over You' rocketed up the charts last year to beat Justin Bieber to the Christmas number one top spot, but now the NHS Choir have set their sights on Hollywood.
The choir have signed a deal with British producer Julia Verdin to immortalise their amazing success. The film will look at how the lives of all 32 members from the Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust intertwined to bring them together to create this groundbreaking choir.