Holiday-makers from the Midlands have become among the first to fly in the brand new Boeing 787 Dreamliner, after it took off from a Midlands airport for the first time today.
The Thomson jet left East Midlands Airport on its way to Florida.
The airliner was temporarily grounded earlier this year after a number of safety issues.
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The long-awaited opening dates for Birmingham New Street station and Grand Central have been confirmed, after six years of building work.
A generally dry and bright morning but clouding over through the afternoon.
A dry and sunny start but cloud will increase during the afternoon.