Scorching temperatures fail to stop Tamworth locals getting out in the sun | Gallery 12 Feb 2017, 3 p.m. No matter where you were or what you did, the weekend was hot. Beating the heat Cooling off: Jake Vost and Kobe Bone back flip their way into the Peel River. Photo: Gareth Gardner 110217GGC12Wet, wet, wet: Cricket team captains Brad Walters and Ben Schubach get drenched by Kyle Nichollas. Photo: Gareth Gardner 110217GGD06Flying high: A paraglider takes off from Mount Borah and had quite the backdrop to take in despite the heat: Photo: Vicki HayesJumping in: Alex Hawkins takes a dip in Tamworth's Peel River with some friends. Photo: Gareth Gardner 110217GGC08Movie time: Back, Ethan Lee, William Ashton, and Aiden Lee. Front, Demi, Bree, and Ellie Ashton head to the cinema. Photo: Gareth Gardner Keeping cool: Ashley Gregory and Jamie Thompson from Armidale grab a refreshing drink in Tamworth. Photo: Gareth Gardner 120217GGD02TweetFacebook of ╳exitBeating the heatPhotos: Gareth Gardner, Vicki HayesNo matter where you were or what you did, the weekend was hot. Scorching temperatures sent the mercury sky high, but it didn’t stop locals getting out and about.