Police are monitoring 100 people protesting outside the Bullring in Birmingham.
People started gathering at around 3.00pm today, police say the motive for the protest is not yet known.
No crimes have been reported though police say say some shops and businesses have closed.
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A dry evening, rain in the morning.
Cool, mainly dry night. Milder with occasionally heavy rain tomorrow.