Gravesend officially hottest place in the UK yesterday, as temperatures look good for the next week

Gravesend officially hottest place in the UK yesterday, as temperatures look good for the next week

Gravesend officially hottest place in the UK yesterday, as temperatures look good for the next week

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Spring is finally here and Gravesend was the warmest spot in the UK recording a temperature of 20.5C/70F at 2.30pm yesterday. 

According to the Met Office it made parts of Britain warmer than Madrid and Athens.

It was the highest temperature recorded since October 8 last year.

Parts of Britain enjoyed their warmest weather of the year today as temperatures reached 20C.

The sunshine is set to stay around for at least a week according to forecasters.

How did you enjoy the sunshine?

Send your pictures to melissa.hills@london.newsquest.co.uk

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10:35am Mon 10 Mar 14

Techvedic says...

Long awaited spring. After all every dark night has a bright sunshine. Gloomy days bye-bye...(Editor, Techvedic)
Long awaited spring. After all every dark night has a bright sunshine. Gloomy days bye-bye...(Editor, Techvedic) Techvedic
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