Updating us on the paper mill fire in Nechells, West Midlands Fire Group Commander Nigel Sowden told ITV Central that work would continue over the weekend to get roads in Nechells back open.
The A47 Heartlands Parkway remains closed.
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Mostly dry, mild and breezy.
Breezy but mostly dry with some clear spells overnight.
A bright and breezy day for most of the midlands, staying largely dry.