Vince Cable MP, visiting this year's MACH 2012, at Birmingham NEC - the UK's biggest exhibition dedicated to advanced and precision manufacturing technologies.
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There will be a few showers in the north tonight but it will become dry for most, with a risk of frost and fog, especially in the south.
Showers continuing in the north, but clear spells in the south before low cloud develops giving fog over the hills.
An 88-year-old woman has died after a hit and run in Birmingham.