Set up in 2013, the Black Country Skills Factory is celebrating five years of addressing skills shortages in the five transformational sectors in the Black Country including Advanced Manufacturing, Transport technologies, Construction, Environmental Technologies and Business Services.
The public were today (Friday November 16) invited to have their say on proposals to transfer the role of the region’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) to the office of the Mayor of the West Midlands.
City of Wolverhampton Council has approved plans for Countryside to build hundreds of homes at Bilston Urban Village.
A leading Black Country based company which refurbishes commercial premises has secured a £30,000 cash injection from the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) through WM Small Business Loans fund manager, BCRS Business Loans.
Work has this week started on building the new Loxdale Primary School at Bilston Urban Village.
Businesses around the UK are being urged to make use of a £2500 voucher for gigabit broadband speeds before the scheme closes due to high demand.
Leader of City of Wolverhampton Council, Cllr Roger Lawrence, has been named ‘Leader of the Year’ at a prestigious national award ceremony.
The Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro extension has moved a step closer with the next stage of the project now underway.
City of Wolverhampton Council (CWC) and regional partners yesterday (Wednesday) played host to the chairman of the National Infrastructure Commission (NIC), Sir John Armitt, and his colleagues.
With a further £100 million for the West Midlands announced in last week’s Budget, businesses and other key sectors can still have their say on how to channel such funding to build a regional economy fit for the future.
The former head of technical excellence at Jaguar Land Rover, Jo Lopes, has joined the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has today (Tuesday Nov 6) announced a package of commemoration and support for armed forces veterans ahead of the centenary of the Armistice.
Join Low Carbon Workspaces for an opportunity to learn how The Black Country Living Museum strives to improve its business energy costs and reduce its carbon footprint
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is this week set to consider a £43 million investment in ten congestion busting projects.
International speaker Tom Llewellyn from Shareable will headline this year’s Make:Shift event on Saturday, November 18
A new exhibition at Wolverhampton Art Gallery will tell the story of how the Victorians changed the shape of the town centre.