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After a low in cases at the end of June, the ONS estimated infections had been rising slightly in July.
New cases of coronavirus have more than doubled in the city in the space of a week.
Beachgoers are urged to avoid busy areas, as temperatures in parts of the UK reached 36.4C (97.52F).
The drop in office-based working has affected commuters in London's hospitality sector, experts say.
Chancellor warns there is "always the risk" holidays may be disrupted, as virus cases climb in France.