A lorry has reportedly crashed into the Royal British Legion Club in Wednesbury.
Emergency services are currently on the scene.
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More than 50 firefighters are dealing with the blaze at the old Royalty Cinema in Harborne High Street.
Fairly windy conditions, but the worst of the storm will be further north. Otherwise, a mixture of bright spells and rain for a time.
Thickening cloud brings some showery rain from the west during the afternoon. Turning very windy with local gales.