Ken Goodwin Reports after the hottest day of the year so far in many parts of our region, and even warmer here than in some of Europe's hotspots.
After one of the wettest April's on record, among those celebrating the sun's arrival is the region's tourism industry.
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Any early fog on Saturday morning will soon lift to give plenty of very warm sunshine.
It will quickly turn chilly this evening, but it will stay dry.
Residents on a new build housing estate in Chipping Sodbury say it is only a matter of time before someone is injured due to the cladding.