A minutes silence has been held in memory of Dylan Cecil, the four year old from Kettering who drowned during a family holiday a week ago.
Crowds of people joined Dylan's parents on the beach at Burnham on Sea in Somerset where the tragedy happened.
A church service was also held on Sunday evening
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Fine and dry throughout the day with some good long sunny spells, feeling hot in the afternoon sun. Highs of 29 deg C (84 deg F).
It will be sunny and hot in places on Saturday. Sunday will be cooler with showers later.
For some parts of the region, there's a risk of thunderstorms tonight before a mainly fine weekend.