The Midlands is facing a shortage of 1,450 foster carers this year, according to Action for Children.
The charity is encouraging people to consider fostering one of the 5,200 children in care in the region by dispelling myths about who can take on a child.
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An iconic British built VC10 airliner is being dismantled at its home in Leicestershire ready for a move to the RAF Museum at Cosford.
Windy with some rain Wednesday. Mainly fine Thursday.
Windy with some showers this evening. Drier, less windy tomorrow.