Sunbathers in Park Square, Leeds. Picture by Simon Hulme.
Here is a selection of the best pictures by our photographers of sun-soaked locations throughout the region yesterday and today.
Bryony Cooper and Brydie Lund, from Coco Shack, at the first Ilkley Food Festival. Children feed the swans at Roundhay Park, Leeds. Picture by Simon Hulme. Marley Keeping cool in the heat at Temple Newsam, Marley retrieves his ball from the Menagerie Pond. Leeds Waterfront Festival Dragon Boat Racing at Leeds Dock. Bethy Prentice, nine, at the Hunslet Festival Community Gala in Leeds.