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Latest success stories from the City Deal ‘Working Together’ project
13/12/2016
City Deal ‘Working Together’ is a pilot project which aims to increase the employability and employment of 2,800 long-term unemployed and economically inactive Black Country social housing tenants, and move 900 of them into work over a three year delivery period.
West Midlands Region shortlisted for prestigious National Rail Awards
09/12/2016
The Black Country, Greater Birmingham & Solihull and Coventry & Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnerships working as part of the West Midlands Combined Authority have been shortlisted as a finalist for two awards at the prestigious National Rail Industry awards.
Partnership will boost vital regeneration in Walsall and create 2,000 jobs
09/12/2016
Leading real estate company Cushman & Wakefield has been awarded a major contract to help a local authority breathe new life into a number of key development sites in the vicinity of the M6 motorway around Junction 10.
Pupils at Aldersley High School take the Robotic Challenge. The first school event as part of the Black Country LEP Passport to Employment programme
09/12/2016
150 year 9 pupils from Aldersley High School took part in a Robotic Challenge and a Getting a Job in the Sector event on Thursday 7 December, the first event of its kind as part of the Black Country LEP Passport to Employment programme.
West Midlands Fire Service Public Consultation
08/12/2016
The West Midlands Fire Service (WMFS) is currently holding a public consultation to highlight the services of the WMFS via an online survey.
Free Swift card for you to trial
08/12/2016
Free Swift card for you to trial. Swift Pay As You Go is the easy and cheap way to pay for and track journeys.
University secures £8 million funding for disadvantaged young people
08/12/2016
The University of Wolverhampton has secured over £8 million funding to help increase the number of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to progress into higher education.
You don't need to be big to sell to government
02/12/2016
Small Business Saturday takes place on 3rd December
Black Country Investment Opportunities and more in November newsletter
01/12/2016
The latest edition of the Black Country LEP newsletter is available now, featuring the most up-to-date information about business initiatives, events and successes in the region.