VIDEO: Soaring temperatures see thousands flock to coast in Skegness area; forecast suggests heatwave to last days

Thousands of tourists flocked to the Skegness area today (Sunday), for the third day of soaring temperatures and unbroken sunshine on the bounce.

Beaches in the local area were packed earlier.

Busy scenes on Skegness Beach.

Busy scenes on Skegness Beach.

And with Andy Murray’s bid to win the Wimbledon trophy set to play out on the UK’s largest outdoor screen on Skegness Beach this afternoon, the crowds are sure to get even larger.