As the UK relaxes in the most sizzling June day in 41 years, individuals all over the nation have discovered approaches to keep cool.
One of the greatest gatherings to feel the warmth were the thousands touching base at Glastonbury Festival. Somewhere else, individuals took to pools, parks, wellsprings and streams to chill.
This group celebrated the start of Glastonbury festivities with a few drinks in a pool.
Others were sprayed with water as they passed security checks.
The BBC was sent many pictures of thermometers – this came in from Ipswich.
Outdoor pools, like the Peterborough Lido, were expecting to do a roaring trade.
While others tried something more energetic like these acrobats in Castle Park, Bristol.
This Highland cow found a place to cool its hooves on Exmoor.
In St Ives, Cornwall, people took a more traditional route.
And some took it all in their stride like this man on a canal in Thrupp, Oxfordshire.
And those who spent the day at work found a way to cool down on their way home.