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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A man whose partner killed himself after coming out to his mother, is completing a 130 mile charity walk from London to Birmingham today.
Amanda Houston has the latest weather forecast for the East and West Midlands.
It will be a cloudy evening with patchy rain at first, with most places becoming dry overnight. Turning wetter tomorrow.