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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It'll be occasionally bright during the morning but cloud will increase by midday with possible spells of light rain or drizzle.
Mostly dry and bright during the morning but with thickening cloud bringing some rain or drizzle through the afternoon.
A passenger who had a bout of air rage onboard a flight to Birmingham has been jailed after drunkenly abusing crew with offensive tirades.