Road closures in Small Heath

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.


Mosque attack arrests

Two men have been arrested in connection with attacks on mosques in Walsall in June and Tipton, last week.