Thousands due at Eid Mela celebration in Birmingham

Thousands of people are expected to crowd into Birmingham's Canon Hill Park to celebrate the end of fasting during Ramadan.

The Eid Mela celebration, which starts at 12.30pm, will feature the sounds of top international and UK Asian artists.

As well as marking the end of the fast, the family event is designed to highlight the diversity of the Muslim community in Birmingham, through music, food and sport.

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Fast ends with Eid Mela party

A family fun day featuring live music and celebrations is set for Birmingham's Canon Hill Park to mark the end of fasting during Ramadan and celebrate Muslim diversity in the city.