Sun-worshippers flock to Brighton beach in 31C sunshine. During the heatwave temperatures soar to levels not reached since the summer of 1976, hitting 35C at its peak.
British divers discover 12 Thai boys and their football coach, missing for nine days after becoming trapped by rising floodwater in the Tham Luang cave system.
England wins a World Cup penalty shoot-out for the first time in history, beating Colombia 4-3 to reach the quarter-finals.
New Yorkers celebrate Independence Day with their customary exuberance.
As the National Health Service turns 70, a huge demonstration calls for additional funding.
The Cabinet meets at Chequers in Buckinghamshire to reach a ‘collective’ agreement about the UK’S future relationship with the EU post-brexit.
England manager Gareth Southgate roars his delight after England beats Sweden 2-0 in the quarter-finals of the World Cup.
Dawn Sturgess, 44, dies in Salisbury after being exposed to Novichok – she dabbed it on her wrists believing it to be perfume.
David Davis resigns as Brexit Secretary following the Chequers meeting, forcing Theresa May to reshuffle her Cabinet.
The RAF centenary is marked by a service in Westminster Abbey, followed by a flypast over Buckingham Palace.
23.6 million tuned in to watch the game on ITV