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Midlands Weather: Feeling Fresh...

As high pressure moves away and low pressure moves in, a cold front will cross the UK. This will bing a fresher feel to our weather.

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Heatwave warning issued

The Met Office has issued a heatwave warning from Friday to Sunday.

The hot weather could end dramatically on Friday
Meteorologists spot potential for 'Spanish Plume' Credit: DPA

The spell of hot weather could end rather dramatically on Saturday with a 'Spanish Plume' which involves very warm and humid air moving up from the Spanish plateau to the UK.

If this meets cooler air from the Atlantic, the warm air can be forced rapidly upwards to produce thunderstorms.

– Alex Beresford, ITV Weather Presenter


First pictures: Girl saves boyfriend's life on first date

Zach Selby and Chloe Tonnes Credit: News Team

A 16-year-old student saved her new boyfriend's life after he had a heart attack on their first date.

19-year-old Zach Selby, an apprentice hairdresser and Chloe Tonnes, a beauty student, were camping in Lincolnshire when he suddenly collapsed alone on a deserted beach in the early hours of the morning.


Young love: the couple say their relationship is stronger than ever Credit: News Team
Zach recovering in hospital Credit: News Team

Police dive teams searching after pensioner death

Michael Broxholme died after being robbed in the street
Michael Broxholme died after being robbed in the street Credit: Lincolnshire Police

Police dive teams have been searching in the Sincil Bank area of Lincoln after the robbery and death of pensioner Michael Broxholme.

The 69-year-old was pushed to the ground and had his wallet stolen in Hermit Street last month.

He later died in hospital.

Two men arrested on suspicion of robbery have been released on bail.


Air show spectators have close shave with landing jet

Spectators at the Waddington air show in Lincolnshire had a very close shave with a landing fighter jet as it came into land, passing just feet over their heads.

Crowds of people can be seen watching the Turkish F16 fighter jet approaching the runway on Saturday, before it roared low over their heads with some people falling to the floor for cover.

Warning: some language in this video could be found offensive

Read more: RAF Waddington Air Show takes off to huge crowds

Red Arrows' collision with bird


Unfortunately one of the Reds had a bird strike yesterday. Don’t panic though; they’re still flying today! #wadd14 http://t.co/55Y1FbevUV


It's the RAF Waddington Air Show today and organisers are reassuring people that the Red Arrows will still be performing - despite one of the planes colliding with a bird!

It's been a busy weekend for the air acrobatic team - the helped the Tour de France get underway yesterday in Yorkshire.

Tour gets off to a flying start with Red Arrows' help

Lincolnshire's Red Arrows have helped ensure the Tour de France cycle race got off to a flying start today Credit: ITV News Central
The air-acrobatics team are based at RAF Scampton Credit: ITV News Central
The Arrows were seen soaring over the Yorkshire hills and dales, where thousands of spectators have gathered to watch the race Credit: ITV News Central
The team also flew over the stately home of Harewood House, near Leeds Credit: ITV News Central
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