Several animals were left dead and others dying after thieves raided an animal hospital.
Birds and hedgehogs were among dozens of animals turfed out of their cages after the raiders ransacked the Leicestershire Wildlife Hospital.
Staff asay the raid means they can't afford to take in any more injured animals for the foreseeable future. Phil Brewster reports.
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A band of persistent, occasionally heavy rain moves eastwards over the region.
Winds increasing further on Monday morning with a persistent band of rain sinking south across the area by midday.
Thousands of runners took part in the Great Birmingham 10K. The 6.2mile event went around the city, ending on Broad Street.