The first-ever direct tourist flight from China to Birmingham is due to land this morning.
It is one of three flights chartered by China Southern, the Chinese equivalent of Thomas Cook, and has been made possible by the new runway extension.
If it proves popular, it could mean the scheduling of a permanent flight route.
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Most areas will have increasing cloud and some northern areas will turn misty with possible fog by the end of the night.
Dry and mild overnight. Some heavy showers on Saturday.