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Hot weather for now but cooler conditions are expected from this weekend. Louise Lear has the long range forecast.
Forecasters say the UK could experience record-breaking heat before the end of the week.
The French city of Bordeaux hits its highest temperature since records began with 41.2C (106.1F).
Woburn Safari Park gives the animals an icy treat to help them cope with the hot weather.
Weather presenter Angie Phillips looks at why temperatures have increased and if they are set to stay.
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