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With temperatures reaching nearly 26c, Islanders and tourists alike have been flocking to the seaside this weekend to soak up the sunshine as the Summer gets underway.

Yaverland Beach near Sandown was just one of many of the Island’s beaches crowded with hundreds of sunbathers, dog walkers and swimmers including Dame Ellen MacArthur, who mingled in the crowds for a bit of rest and relaxation.

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The sunny weather is set to continue as the week progresses, with temperatures taking a small dip as we head to Wednesday.

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