Army bomb disposal experts are searching an area of Small Heath after terror arrests this afternoon. The following roads are closed.
- Small Heath Highway at Golden Hillock Road (into city)
- Golden Hillock Road at Small Heath Highway (out of city)
- Coventry Road at Talbot Road
Police say there is severe traffic congestion. Drivers and pedestrians are advised to avoid the area to prevent delays to their journey.
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Police have expressed concern for a missing 13-year-old girl who was last seen on Saturday.
A lorry driver has died in a serious crash between two lorries on the A50 near Uttoxeter. The road will be closed all morning.
After a cloudy morning with occasional rain drier and brighter conditions will develop by early afternoon with sunny spells.