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In pictures: Balmy weather brings that Friday Feeling for sunseekers

April is not the coolest month.

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Hunstanton Beach (Joe Giddens/PA)

Hunstanton Beach (Joe Giddens/PA)

Hunstanton Beach (Joe Giddens/PA)

The hot weather continued to sizzle across the UK, bringing an early start to the weekend for many.

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Sunbathers relax on Hunstanton beach in Norfolk (Joe Giddens/PA)

Sunbathers relax on Hunstanton beach in Norfolk (Joe Giddens/PA)

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Sunbathers relax on Hunstanton beach in Norfolk (Joe Giddens/PA)

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Forrest the Humbold penguin (Andrew Milligan/PA)

Forrest the Humbold penguin (Andrew Milligan/PA)

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Forrest the Humbold penguin (Andrew Milligan/PA)

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A duck cools off in Canterbury (Gareth Fuller/PA)

A duck cools off in Canterbury (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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A duck cools off in Canterbury (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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Alan and Daphne Smith in Herne Bay (Gareth Fuller/PA)

Alan and Daphne Smith in Herne Bay (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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Alan and Daphne Smith in Herne Bay (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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Caroline Ciuba in Greenwich Park (Victoria Jones/PA)

Caroline Ciuba in Greenwich Park (Victoria Jones/PA)

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Caroline Ciuba in Greenwich Park (Victoria Jones/PA)

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Westgate Gardens in Canterbury (Gareth Fuller/PA)

Westgate Gardens in Canterbury (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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Westgate Gardens in Canterbury (Gareth Fuller/PA)

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