An area in Talbot Way, Small Heath, is being searched and as a precaution there has been an evacuation of a number of properties.
CLOSURES: Small Heath H'way @ Golden Hillock Rd (into city), Golden Hillock Rd @ Small Heath H'way (out of city), Coventry Rd @ Talbot Rd.
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Education Secretary Nicky Morgan was heckled several times during a speech to the National Association of Head Teachers annual conference.
Showers gradually fading away this evening, leaving a largely dry, clear and chilly night, with some patchy fog and frost forming.
A dry, bright and sunny start to the Bank Holiday weekend for most.