West Midlands Police have begun a gun surrender campaign asking people to give up any weapons they might have.
It comes as the maximum sentence for gun possession has been changed to life in prison.
The force hopes it will get more guns off the streets.
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It will be another day of frequent sunny spells, brisk winds, and isolated showers.
Friday will remain cold in the breeze with a mixture of sunny spells and isolated showers.
Outbreaks of rain, sleet and some hill snow are forecast across the region through Saturday morning.