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Birmingham celebrates with St George's Day Parade

Scenes from last year's St George's day parade in Birmingham Photo: ITV Central

The St George's Day Parade takes place in Birmingham today, with a festival of music and activities.

There will be face painting, children's rides and a chance to meet St George.

In addition, to this the Victoria Square stage will host a Queen tribute band and traditional folk music.

A Medieval jousting team, The Knights of Middle England, will take part in a sword display and Morris Dancers will be on hand to entertain onlookers.

The festival takes place in Victoria Square and Chamberlain Square.

Free bus tours around the city will be provided by Big Brum Buz Tours.