Dr Adnan Sharif, a kidney consultant at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Birmingham, has said that there has been a "huge failure" to boost organ donation rates among Black, Asian and other ethnic minority groups.
Dr Sharif has called for priority to be given to people who have already donated an organ if they ever need a transplant themselves.
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Pollen: West Midlands Update
Pollen: East Midlands Update
Further heavy shower and thunderstorms moving north across the region today, with some sunny spells in between.