A grass fire in Epping Forest, in south east London is now "under control", the London Fire Brigade said today.
Grass fire update: LFB's James Morford said: "The Hollow Pond fire is under control." The fire was surrounded at 6.45pm.
After several deaths as people try to avoid the heat - a look at why swimming in quarries and open water is so dangerous.
Heatwave health warnings were issued today as the Met Office declared it was the hottest day of the year so far.
Why cucumbers really are cool and you should keep your phone in the shade to prolong battery life and other fun facts about the heat.