With Christmas just days to go, military personnel from the Midlands fighting out in Afghanistan have been sending festive messages back home.
Corporal Seth Tylee from the Military Working Dog Unit at Camp Bastion sent this festive message with his dog Scooby.
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A cloudy and mild day with outbreaks of rain at times, which could be heavier in the morning.
The extension will run through Dudley to the DY5 Enterprise Zone at Brierley Hill and is estimated will create 7,000 jobs.
Outbreaks of rain will remain throughout the morning but it will start to dry up as the day progresses - remaining mild.