Families were flocking to the seaside to sunbathe and cool off in the ocean, and the coastline was bustling. Were you out enjoying the sun?
Sunderland beach-goers bask in the heat - are you in our pictures?
Life was a beach in Sunderland as the heatwave began to take hold on Tuesday, July 23.
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019, 2:59 pm
Tuesday, 23rd July 2019, 4:18 pm