This year's Clacton Airshow is underway with a number of displays taking to the skies on day one.
Over the two days 200,000 people are expected to visit. Many arrived early to get a good spot on the seafront and beach.
Clear skies and warm weather has meant a packed out beach.
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Anger is mounting over a new warehousing development in Northamptonshire - being built on top of a 4,000 year old prehistoric monument.
Sunday's marathon was the hottest on record, with temperatures reaching 23.2C.
After some sunshine this evening, it will become cloudy overnight with outbreaks of rain moving east across the region for a time.