The warm air that is currently baking parts of Europe to record temperatures will creep towards the UK sparking heat health alerts.
Parts of the UK have been placed an an AMBER heat alert as the Met Office warn people to stay out of the sun.
The Met Office issued a level 2 heatwave alert which means that there was an 80% chance of heatwave conditions.
Temperatures are set to plummet to their coldest in several years next week as winds from Russia blast into the UK.
It’s one of the coldest weeks of winter so far and the cold can seriously affect our health. Here’s how and how we can protect our selves from cold related illnesses.
A number of pregnant women we spoke to have given some tips to help other women through a winter pregnancy.
A drop in temperatures have prompted public health chiefs to warn the elderly to keep warm.
There were an estimated 44,000 excess deaths in England and Wales last winter according to the Office for National Statistics.
The Met Office have placed Merseyside on a level 2 cold weather alert this weekend as temperatures are set to drop due to Air from the Arctic sweeping across the UK from the north.
Figures show during warm UK summers we celebrate with beer and ice cream.