- 3 updates
Birmingham is hosting a free 5 day festival to celebrate 50 years of Jamaica's Independence.
From today visitors will get a chance to enjoy music and food from the Carribbean.
The event follows the arrival of Jamaica's athletes before the Olympics.
Latest ITV News reports
Musicians, artists and Jamaica's Olympic hopefuls will attend the concert in Birmingham later today.
There is a new exhibition in the city celebrating 50 years of Jamaican independence.