At the time of writing, there's actual sunshine outside! And Birmingham's blessed with some particularly pretty parks, attractions and, well, beer gardens and terraces at its best pubs (we've got squeeze those in - what else, really, is the sunny weather for?). But if you can't get out in the sun today, have a moment of tranquility at your desk instead. We've rounded up the prettiest pictures of Winterbourne Botanical Gardens and Birmingham Botanical Gardens to get you in the mood for summer.
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This feature originally stated that pictures were of only Winterbourne Botanical Gardens - this was amended on Wednesday April 15