BBC News website received photos of the tornado that hit Birmingham on Thursday. Naveed described how the clouds seem to rise and curve quickly upwards when the tornado swept though Small Heath.
Noel Welsh captured the flood in Barnes Hill and said children were swimming in the rainwater that came up to chest level.
An uprooted tree in Billsley Lane was photographed by Nick Warren.
Tiles tumbled from Peter Causton's house during the tornado.
Michael Atkinson took this photograph showing broken windows and the blown-off roof of a local building.
The tornado caused damage near Robert Bluck's home.
Kerry Webb sent in this photo of a demolished car...
...while Justin Powers took this picture of men trying to repair the damage sustained to a roof.
Deborah Ashmore sent is this photo of an uprooted tree which cracked the pavement in Prospect Road in Moseley.
The damage sustained to the Iceland store in Kings Heath High Street sent in by a user.