The new Library of Birmingham will be officially handed over from the builders to the council today.
Leader of Birmingham City Council Sir Albert Bore will place the first book inside the £190 million building.
It's going to be Birmingham author JRR Tolkein's The Hobbit. The library will open to the public in September.
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Remaining very windy with gales. Rain soon clearing, with sunny intervals developing.
Outbreaks of rain, sometimes heavy, will soon clear. Sunshine and scattered showers will follow. Mainly dry later.
Localised gales will develop across parts of the region tonight. Tomorrow there will be sunshine and scattered showers.