Prince Charles In Birmingham
In pictures: Prince Charles at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Prince Charles is at the queen Elizabeth hospital to visit injured servicemen and women. He has brought presents for soldiers.
The Prince of Wales is a regular visitor to the hospital which treats injured service personnel.
HRH visits the hospital twice a year, usually in the summer and at Christmas. Staff say his visits help boost morale for men and women returning from Afghanistan with injuries.
Industrial Strike Action
Hundreds protest at Birmingham's Queen Elizabeth Hospital
About three hundred workers from the PCS, the UCU and UNITE converged on Queen Elizabeth Hospital from different locations for a demonstration.
As one of the city's largest public sector employers they say the hospital is exactly the kind of place that will be affected by further attacks on their pay and pensions.