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Bank Holiday sunshine for some

Parts of Britain enjoyed temperatures comparable to areas of Greece as sunshine made a welcome appearance on the Bank Holiday.

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Parts of Britain basks in Bank Holiday sunshine

People enjoy a walk in the bluebells on Bank Holiday Monday at Rannerdale near Buttermere in Cumbria Credit: Owen Humphreys/PA

Parts of Britain enjoyed high temperatures comparable to areas of the Med as the sun made a welcome Bank Holiday appearance today.

People enjoy a walk in bluebells. Credit: PA Wire

Temperatures in the east, south, and south east rose to highs of 21 Celsius, but temperatures in Northern Ireland and Scotland failed to reach double figures, and there have been outbreaks of rain in western Scotland.

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