Repairs are well underway deep inside one of the most important Victorian tunnels on the Midlands canal network.
Cracks have appeared in part of the Netherton Tunnel near Dudley - so water traffic is being diverted via Wolverhampton as the workmen move in. Andy Bevan reports.
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The "Beast from the East 2" blew into the region overnight, with some places seeing several centimetres of the white stuff.
Most places will be dry, with any snow showers dying away overnight. Very cold, risk of widespread ice.
A rather cloudy night is expected with most areas becoming dry with easterly winds continuing to slowly decrease in strength.