Temperature went above 31 C as an alert was put in place telling people to take extra care in the sun.
I wonder about the risks of swimming in the River Thames. But I do know that not swallowing water reduces the risks of getting Weil’s disease.
It was a lovely sunny day. Whether that will help stop the spread of the Coronavirus no longer seems sure. The southern states of the USA, and Mexico and Brazil are still experiencing a rise in cases, and they get a lot of sun.
Government advice about bubbles, and numbers of people in groups, and whether you can hug people and go indoors with them is becoming very confusing, and changing by the day, and so we are better to stay alert. We, and not the government, are responsible for our own health.
W H Smiths re-opened today in Abingdon. A lot more businesses including pubs and restaurants and hairdressers can open from July 4th. However tattoo shops, nail and beauty salons, and gyms still have to wait for their go ahead.
Nail salons and tattoo shops were wearing PPE before the rest of us. It is ironic that they are at the end of the queue.