Heatwave warnings

The Met Office has elevated the West Midlands from level 2 to level 3 on its heatwave weather warnings scale. The East Midlands and Yorkshire remain at level 2.

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Doctors warn of rise in child sunburn cases in heatwave

More children have been admitted to Birmingham Children's Hospital with severe sunburn than any other year during the recent heatwave, doctors have warned.

Surgeon Mr Maien Moiemen said they have seen three serious cases in the past two weeks as the region basked in temperatures of more than 30C.

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