1. ITV Report

Weather to reach 18 degrees

Millenium Bridge and St. Paul's cathedral Credit: STEPHEN CHUNG/NEWZULU/PA Images

London is set to bask in the highest temperatures of the year so far today - warmer than some holiday spots in the Mediterranean, according to forecasters.

Temperatures are set to be as high as 18C, making it "exceptionally mild" for the time of year and warmer than parts of Greece and Turkey, according to the Met Office.

Saturday's highest temperature was recorded at 16.6C (61.9F) at around 2pm in St James's Park in central London.