Granada 1 update 21 June 2013 The Longest Day. How and Why? It's the summer solstice today when the sun is at its highest point in the sky. The sun appeared this morning at 4.40am, and it will set at 9.34pm making this the longest day of the year. Share Tweet Plus Reddit Live updates ITV Report All change on weather front It's all change with the weather this weekend. Read the full story › Back to top Latest ITV News reports All change on weather front It's all change with the weather this weekend.