Blazing July is a record-breaker

Shakira Ward, Codie Gaskin and Ethan Gaskin keep their cool at the Bulwell Bogs water park as temperatures soar on Wednesday.
Shakira Ward, Codie Gaskin and Ethan Gaskin keep their cool at the Bulwell Bogs water park as temperatures soar on Wednesday.

Summer finally arrived this week with the predicted heatwave hitting Hucknall and Bulwell and beyond.

Wednesday saw temperatures soar to beyond 33 degree celsius in the Nottingham region as people from across the community tried to keep cool.

Bulwell Bogs was a great place to be for youngsters who had fun whilst cooling down in the park water feature behind the Riverside.

Pictured are youngsters; Shakira Ward, Codie and Ethan Gaskin who were caught having fun after school.