Around 2,000 people turned out to watch a giant replica of Buckingham Palace go up in flames.
Retired scrap metal worker Eddie Heath spent 5 months creating the masterpiece for a charity bonfire evening. The event raised more than £11,000 for Staffordshire Air Ambulance. Balvinder Sidhu reports
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Police were called to The Shannon Inn in Hawkesley Square in Birmingham around 1.40am.
Environment Secretary Andrea Leadsom announced the government funded scheme to enhance Burton's existing flood defences.
Heavy outbreaks of rain on the way, but it will clear through the evening.