Despite the weather being far from the temperatures of the Caribbean, Handsworth Park in Birmingham is celebrating Caribbean culture. Already revellers and participants have lined the streets, refusing to let the wet weather dampen their spirits.
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West Midlands weather: A dry and chilly night with clear skies. A few shallow mist or fog patches may form as winds fall light.
East Midlands weather: Long clear periods developing, especially inland. Most parts should stay dry.
The Army Cadet force has been holding an event in Birmingham today in a bid to try and get more adult volunteers signed up.