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The Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham has closed the foot bridge between Selfridge's and the Moor Street Car Park over safety fears, due ot high winds.
Please be aware that we've closed the foot bridge link between Selfridge's and Moor St Car park Level 8 until the winds die down around 1pm.
Former Arsenal and England captain, Tony Adams MBE, will be in the Midlands today to host a 'talking tactics' session for local football fans.
Tony will be at the Bullring shopping centre in Birmingham ahead of England's match tomorrow against Costa Rica.
West Midlands police are reporting that armed officers are in attendance around the Bullring in Birmingham.
Police presence around the Bullring, including armed officers & police helicopter, in response to an incident. Bullring open as usual.
It is ten years to the day since the iconic Bull Ring shopping centre opened in Birmingham.
It's now one of the most visited retail destinations in the UK and has attracted nearly 400 million visitors since its opening. We look at the impact on the Midlands.
The Birmingham bull has donned his birthday suit as part of the celebrations for the 10th anniversary of the The Bullring centre.
Markets have existed on the site of the Bullring since the Middle Ages. The current centre was completed in 2003 and since then has welcomed more than 400 million shoppers and visitors through its doors.
The Bullring in Birmingham today celebrates its 10th birthday. The £500 million regeneration scheme transformed Birmingham city centre and established the city as one of the top UK retail destinations.
Since it opened, the centre has welcomed 400 million visitors and played a vital role in the local economy. On opening, the scheme brought 90 new retailers to Birmingham, including Selfridges.