Two wards at the mothballed Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Edgbaston are to reopen within the next two weeks to cope with overcrowding at the new site.
Dame Julie Moore is the Chief Executive of the Trust which runs the hospital.
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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