The mercury will rise above 30C this week as Britain bakes in its hottest temperatures so far this year.
England will play in the warmest temperatures they have faced so far in Russia, with the mercury soaring in their next host city.
Britain will enjoy temperatures as hot as Spain with the mercury set to soar to a sizzling 30C (86F).
Temperatures in Scotland could rival those in some of Europe's top holiday destinations next week as the country prepares for another spell of warm weather.
VIDEO: Broughty Ferry lifeboat crews to the rescue after boat slips moorings in strong wind and slams against wall
Broughty Ferry lifeboat crews came to the rescue of a yacht that broke loose in strong wind and was in danger of being smashed against the estuary wall.
The number of people who died during the colder winter months in England has reached a five-year high, new figures show.
Roads and bridges across Courier Country were forced to close as Storm Hector battered Scotland.
Scotland is bracing for winds of up to 70mph as Storm Hector approaches.
A weather warning has been issued for Tayside and Fife as the country prepares to be battered by winds of up to 70mph.
Britain is likely to enjoy warmer and drier than average conditions this summer, but the Met Office has cautioned against reports of a three-month heatwave.