Equalities minister Lynne Featherstone has told Daybreak that forced marriage is "totally unacceptable", as plans are announced to make it a criminal offence.
Meanwhile, the Home Secretary Theresa May has said the Government's concern "will always be for victims".
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Police officers are looking to trace two men after an alleged racial incident on board a train between Birmingham and Burton upon Trent.
Ambulance crews say it was a relief there were no serious injuries after a car drove into the window of a hairdressers in Stourbridge.
Further showers or longer spells of rain for many tonight, with it being heavy at times. Strong winds will also continue.