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Hyde Park, London.More
It's time to show your toes!
Holborn Oasis, swimming pool in London, 1955 | Repinned by Temple Towels…More
Afternoon's with Bella
The famous Lyons Tea House waitress, known as a “Nippy.”More
Hidden Coves & Beaches in Cornwall, Devon & the South West - Red OnlineMore
Buckingham Palace;- Grenadier Guardsman on sentry duty outside Buckingham Palace suffers in the July 1933 heat wave.More
London gone by
London - Heatwave in 1952.More
Good ol' summer weather: King George famously referred to the English summer as "three fine days and a thunderstorm"More
Good ol' British Weather ...
According to a 2012 survey, the happiest time to have been a child was the year 1976. Despite a water shortage, strikes and high inflation, an extraordinary heatwave cast a spell over the nation, allowing children to play for hours outside.More
Summer of '76 by Isabel Ashdown
Dunkirk, 1940. The Royal Navy and a varied collection of little ships saved over 330k men of the BEF.More