Prime Minister, David Cameron, is set to announce 8,000 new jobs at Birmingham Airport later today.
The jobs come as a result of a 40 million pound runway extension due to be operational next month.
Half of the jobs will be created on site and the other half will be within the supply chain.
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Leicester City have sacked manager Claudio Ranieri less than nine months after he guided them to a historic Premier League title
The Foxes have announced tonight that they have parted ways with the manager who led them to victory in the Premier League.
The club confirmed this evening that they have parted company with their manager Claudio Ranieri in a statement.