Health warnings issued as Midlands heatwave expected today

With temperatures set to soar, Public Health England has issued a series of warnings to stay safe during the heatwave.

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Midlands heatwave warning for hottest day yet

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Today is expected to be the hottest day of the year.

The Met office has issued a yellow level two heatwave warning, with temperatures expected to rise to 28 degrees.

But the weather could break dramatically later, with the threat of thunderstorms this evening.

Doctors say it's important to be aware of the impact heat can have on health.

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