Birmingham Airport has been overlooked by the Airports Commission looking to increase national capacity.
Paul Kehoe, CEO of Birmingham Airport, believes the report was unclear on short-term solutions and confident the second runway option for Birmingham Airport is preserved until 2050.
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Expect very high pollen levels this weekend, dipping slightly on Sunday.
The East Midlands joined the nation in a minute's silence at noon to remember the 38 victims of the Tunisian terror attack.
Overnight thunderstorms. Fine and dry tomorrow.