Expect traffic problems around the area by Kappa site, A47 heartlands park way from junc with saltley rd is closed. Diversions in place.
We are advising peole in the smoke plume from the fire to keep windows shut, low risk to health, as it is air born ash.
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The fire service found a fire in a first-floor bedroom, and managed to put it out before it could spread to other parts of the house.
Sunshine will break through the cloud today, but showers are on the way tomorrow.
Celebrations to mark the opening are underway after the two-and-a-half-year renovation.