School children in Bristol are being taught how to cover up and stay protected to stop them burning in the hot weather. Temperatures have topped 30 degrees for the sixth consecutive day now - and the heatwave looks like it'll continue into next week.
One school in Fishponds is now teaching sun safety.
Police in Wiltshire are claiming success in a truancy crackdown that involves visiting the homes of children who fail to turn up at school.
Parents in Amesbury have been told to expect a knock on the door if their child doesn't attend class without an explanation. Police say they've yet to make a repeat visit to families where truancy had previously been a problem.