London drew the short straw today with the weather as other parts of the UK enjoyed sunshine

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Although it was a warm start to the day, London was woken up by a sudden change in the weather as the heavens opened, soaking all those Londoners who left their coats at home.

Here are some of those who got caught out.

The weather prompted a modern sort of romance.

People are caught out in a heavy rain shower
(Yui Mok/PA)

Some were simply just not dressed for the sudden change in the skies.

Woman in the rain
(Yui Mok/PA)

There was a lot of running.

People running in the rain
(Yui Mok/PA)

Man running in the rain
(Yui Mok/PA)

People running in the rain
(Yui Mok/PA)

People caught in the rain
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And some went to extreme lengths to protect themselves.

Woman with bag on her head
(Yui Mok/PA)

Note to self: Always carry an umbrella with you in the UK.