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The road is not expected to be fully open until late December Credit: Google Maps

A4040 Harborne Lane Southbound is closed due to a burst water main between Quinton Road and A38 Aston Webb Boulevard.

The Northbound carriageway has re-opened but the Southbound carriageway towards the new roundabout remains closed.

Repairs are expected to continue for several weeks with road not expected to be fully open until late December.

Weekend Picks: 'A Home Made Christmas'

Friday 2nd December - Saturday 3rd December: Birmingham

The Etsy Home Made Local Christmas Market returns for its second year at the Custard Factory in Birmingham this weekend and this time you will find them in the Market Hall.

All stall holders are members of the IDEAS Birmingham Group who have brought along a selection of handmade and vintage items for you to browse and buy from.

There are over 30 stalls attending over the 2 days covering handmade, vintage and craft supplies - Make it a day out.


London Midland train service suspended

London Midland train services suspended Credit: PA

London Midland have suspended local train services between Wolverhampton & Birmingham New Street.

It is down to overhead line damage between at Smethwick.

The metro tram system and local buses on the affected line are accepting customers with a valid train ticket.

The disruption is expected to last until the end of day.

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