The funeral for the first sikh member of the House of Lords will take place later. Lord Tarsem King was a Sandwell councillor and became a life peer in 1999.
More than a thousand people are expected to attend.
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On the day the first tram arrives at Birmingham New Street, the director of Centro talks about the benefits of the transport system.
52-year-old David Cooley died on Thursday after sustaining serious head injuries during an altercation outside a pub in Leicester.
Monday will see another fine and dry day after a cloudier start for some.