Summer sun finally comes to the UK

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After months of rain the sun has finally emerged encouraging Britons to venture outside

Ella, aged eight, runs through the fountains in Nottingham's Old Market Square as people enjoy the warm weather.

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The sun rises over St Paul's Cathedral ahead of a sunny day in the capital

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After waiting an age for summer sun bathers flocked to the beach in Weymouth and Portland

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Sun bathers also headed to parks around the country to bask in the weekend's glorious sunshine

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Traffic jams soon built up in Yorkshire as many people headed to the beach at Scarborough

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The Nottingham Riviera beach in the Old Market Square attracted large crowds over the weekend

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Ice cream and sun cream were the popular choices for sun bathers in London's St James Park

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Umbrellas have been used a lot this summer, but not for shade as they were yesterday

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The sun shines through "The Orbit" structure by artist Anish Kapoor at the Olympic park in Stratford

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