St George's Day celebrations are already underway in Birmingham as hundreds of people attend the festivities in Victoria Square.
The celebration kicks off with a free concert followed by a fundraising charity concert in Symphony Hall in support of Troop Aid later on tonight.
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The rain will clear leaving it a brighter and largely dry Saturday.
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