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West Midlands residents and businesses urged to have their say on climate change
23/01/2020
The West Midlands Combined Authority has called on local residents and businesses from the West Midlands to have their say on what they feel should be done to tackle the climate emergency.
Wates appointed as main contractor for Sandwell Aquatics Centre
23/01/2020
Wates Construction has been confirmed as the main contractor for the new Sandwell Aquatics Centre in Smethwick.
Charter launched to champion good design in the West Midlands
23/01/2020
A pioneering initiative to promote, inspire and encourage good design across the West Midlands was officially launched today (Thursday Jan 23).
Bookings Now Rolling in For Next Big Black Country Business Fayre
21/01/2020
Many across the region have once again signed up for the next Big Black Country Business Fayre planned for the 25th March at Wolverhampton Racecourse.
Buildings lit up green to banish the blues
21/01/2020
The Library of Birmingham, Wolverhampton Civic Centre and historic Himley Hall near Dudley are some of the regional landmarks that have been lit up green to mark #BlueMondayGreen.
Future High Streets Fund bid for £20m submitted
21/01/2020
City of Wolverhampton Council has submitted a bid for £20million to the government’s Future High Streets Fund to help deliver its ambitious city centre vision.
Transport Secretary officially opens congestion busting transport centre for the West Midlands
20/01/2020
The Regional Transport Coordination Centre, part of a £22 million project to improve coordination across public transport and road networks and manage congestion in the West Midlands, was officially opened today by Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps.
Leader opens new centre to provide family support
20/01/2020
Council Leader, Councillor Ian Brookfield, officially opened the City of Wolverhampton’s first community aquarium and sensory activity centre on Saturday at HugglePets in the Community.
HeadStart showcase community approach to young people’s emotional wellbeing
20/01/2020
Community organisations from around the city came together today (Friday 17 January) to showcase the work they do for the city’s youngsters and their families as part of the HeadStart Wolverhampton programme.
CCTV camera scheme nears completion
20/01/2020
A major plan to boost security across Dudley borough is gathering pace as the roll-out of a £1.7million new CCTV system nears completion.
Smart start to the new year with city centre improvements
20/01/2020
City of Wolverhampton Council has installed new digital LED road signage - and is set to make further improvements to city centre footways.
Invitation to Tender - Consultancy support for WM Local Industrial Strategy Sector Development Jan 2020
17/01/2020
Tenders must be submitted electronically no later than midday 3rd February 2020.
Thousands download app
15/01/2020
People can report issues to Dudley Council quicker by using the council smartphone app.
Home and job seekers buoyed by ambitious new housing scheme
15/01/2020
Families seeking a quality but affordable new home and a decent job could benefit from a bold housing scheme set to transform several acres of derelict land in the Black Country.
Mayor opens Dudley construction training centre to help local people get jobs in the industry
13/01/2020
A new construction plant training centre at Dudley College of Technology will help unemployed local people start a new career in the industry, thanks to funding from the West Midlands Combined Authority.
West Midlands takes next step in fight against climate change
13/01/2020
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has released its report (10 January) on tackling climate change across the West Midlands.