Record temperature for October
The record has been broken for the highest temperature recorded in October - at 29.6C (85.1F), in Gravesend, Kent.
The previous record of 29.4C was set on 1 October 1985, in the town of March, Cambridge.
Katherine Downes joined some of those making the most of the unseasonal weather on Primrose Hill in London.
01 Oct 2011
- From the section UK