BRITAIN will bake in scorching temperatures for at least another two weeks, making this one of the hottest summers ever. The red hot weather will continue well into August, with highs reaching 90F (32C), forecasters said last night. The news will delight “staycationers” who have shunned foreign resorts in favour of holidaying in Britain as schools break up. Temperatures in much of the UK will rival or even outshine Mediterranean hotspots like Spain and Italy. Full story >>
To bake is an informal way of saying to be very hot. • It's baking in here! Can I open a window?