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Video: What's the weather got in store?

Shefali Oza

BBC Midlands Today

It will be a dry night with some clear skies and lows of 8C (46F).

Latest weather for the West Midlands

Video: What's the weather got in store?

Alex Hamilton

BBC Weather

After a wet evening it should be a drier night with some clear spells and lows of 12C (54F).

Latest weather for the West Midlands

Revamp plans in spotlight after £420k windfall

Sophie Calvert

Political Reporter, BBC Radio Stoke

The future of an old supermarket site and disused council offices in Staffordshire could soon be clearer after the local authority secured £420,000 from a government fund.

The Ryecroft site
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The old Sainsbury's building on Ryecroft in Newcastle-under-Lyme was demolished five years ago.

The borough council then moved out of its nearby offices in 2018 and now wants to develop both sites.

In September, the government said historic shopping centres would benefit from a £95m regeneration fund.

The council has now revealed it's planning to use the cash to look into potential options for the Ryecroft area and to decide how to safely demolish their old offices.

Your photos: Damp and grey start to week

BBC Weather Watchers

It's been a bit of a damp, grey start to the week in the West Midlands although, from the look of the photos from our local BBC Weather Watchers, there have been hints of brightness around.

These three are from users Margrose in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, Mr Twister in Leek, Staffordshire and Di's Walk in Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham:

Bromsgrove
Margrose
Leek
Mr Twister
Sutton Coldfield
Di's Walk