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Heatwave continues as temperatures soar in the South West

Today is expected to be the hottest day of the year so far. Credit: Ben Birchall/PA Wire

The South West will experience the hottest day of the year so far today, with temperatures above 30 C expected in some areas.

The Met Office have released a Level Two heatwave warning - but say the warm weather isn't unusual for the time of year, and will last for over a week.

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