The future of Birmingham's Wholesale market may have been secured after talk of a million pound investment to give the site a makeover.
It still needs approval from Labour councillors when they take over Birmingham City council, but traders say it's a positive step forward.
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A consultation begins today on how Leicester's Golden Mile could look if a proposed revamp is given the go-ahead.
After a dry start with some sunny spells, cloud will thicken to bring some outbreaks of rain across the region from late morning.
After a largely fine morning with some sunshine, cloud and showery rain will gradually spread in from the west from early afternoon.