The man was taken to hospital where he was pronounced dead an hour later.

He was fatally injured on Nine Acres Drive after a disturbance at nearby St. Annes Social Club spilled into the streets.

Another man aged 46, who lives in the area, suffered a hand injury and was also taken to hospital.

Police have sealed off the area while forensic investigators examine the scene. Anyone who was at the social club before the stabbing or who may have information is urged to call Solihull Police Station on 0345 113 5000 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.