The first building of the MIRA Technology Park was officially opened today by the Business Secretary, Vince Cable.
The Park, near Nuneaton, is expected to create 2,000 jobs in the next ten years.
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Dry for much of the day with possible brighter spells in the east. Outbreaks of rain will spread southwards later in the day.
Another rather cloudy and mild day. Although dry for most the odd spot of drizzle is possible, mainly over high ground.
D-Day veterans from the West Midlands were given France's highest honour today, 18 months after a pledge to award every living soldier.