An iconic Midlands business known across the world that employs thousands across the region reached a milestone today.
JCB has presented the latest backhoe loader to roll off the production line to its new Russian owners in a special ceremony on the shop floor.
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It's been the UK's warmest first half of September since available records in 1960 and the temperature is set to peak on Thursday
A grey start with fog and drizzle. Brightening up inland, some warm, sunny spells developing.
Mist and low cloud at first will be slow to clear. Gradually brightening up later though with some sunny spells developing.