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Britain's hottest day since 2006

Temperatures have reached 33.5 celsius at Heathrow - not only making today the hottest of the year, but also the hottest day since 2006.

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Met Office confirms hottest day since 2006

The Met Office has confirmed that today has been the hottest day of the year so far, with temperatures rising as high as 33.5C at Heathrow. It hasn't been this hot since 2006.

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