At the opening of the Library of Birmingham earlier today, Malala Yousafzai said in her speech that 'pens and books are the weapons that defeat terrorism.'
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Birmingham children's services is under the spotlight again after the death of the toddler at the hands of her legal guardian.
The toddler died after suffering eight months of abuse at the hands of her legal guardian Kandyce Downer.
After a cool start, Thursday will be another dry and warm day with some good spells of sunshine.