Keir Highways gritters hit the road thanks to A1 Training.
It is not yet winter. But autumn has passed, says Richard Lutz
Washout 2012 was the worst year for UK butterflies on record with 52 out of the 56 species monitored suffering declines, a scientific study today revealed.
With Arctic conditions roaring in, Dave Woodhall wonders whether the city will be prepared.
Emergency services are urging local people to take some simple precautions during the cold snap.
Spring appears to be here with brighter weather on the horizon, but older people who cannot afford to heat their homes are still vulnerable
As the temperature continues to drop, local people are advised to take care.
With an icy blast forecast a local warmth scheme is encouraging residents in Birmingham with cold or damp related illnesses to think ahead