A warmer spell on a cloud-free spring morning made all the difference in Preston as the city enjoyed a day well-earned day in the sun.
What a start to the week! And four-year-old Leighton Peterson was certainly enjoying it in Avenham and Miller Park, Preston Lovely day for a dog walk too The Japanese Gardens looked splendid it the sun Nice weather for duck feeding A spot of football practice for four-year-old Iylah Rose in Moor Park, Preston The cyclists were out in force on the Guild Wheel Blossom out - and spring is in the air Logan Holden, three, with Miley, amongst the daffodils on Peddars Lane, Preston Harry Davies, four, in Avenham and Miller Park, Preston Looking further ahead, the Met Office outlook for later in the week said: "Largely dry and cloudy on Wednesday, although bright spells are likely at times. A few light showers are possible over the hills. Maximum temperature 12 C. Thursday and Friday will remain generally dry with light breezes and a mixture of cloud and sunny spells. "Turning cooler through the weekend with a spell of rain possible Saturday."