Hundreds more council jobs are at risk in the West Midlands, and the Government's austerity programme is being blamed.
Coventry City Council today said it now needs to make savings of £28 million, meaning the loss of six hundred jobs. That's on top of two hundred already announced
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A decision is expected today on whether to open new inquests into the deaths of the 21 victims of the Birmingham pub bombings.
A dull and damp day, with cloudy skies and further outbreaks of rain, locally heavy during the morning.
It will be a cloudy day across the West Midlands with showery outbreaks of rain, possibly heavy in places