Britain's 'Furnace Friday' To Test Temperature Records

[caption id="attachment_55257148" align="aligncenter" width="594"] People relax and soak up the sun on the North Pier on the promenade on July 27, 2018 in Blackpool, England. (Getty Images)[/caption]

LONDON- Britons sweltered on what has been dubbed “furnace Friday”, with temperatures set to test national records, the Meteorological Office said.

Though the chances of hitting July and all-time record temperatures have receded following overnight storms, it was still possible.