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Vote for BIDsmarter – nominated in “Best Consultancy initiative” at Construction Enquirer Awards 2018
12/07/2018
We’re pleased to announce that a joint entry by Midland Metro Alliance, in partnership with West Midlands Combined Authority and the Black Country Growth Hub, has been nominated for a coveted 2018 Construction Enquirer Award for our collaborative work aligned to BIDsmarter.
Stars will be out for new city centre market launch
11/07/2018
The stars will gather on Saturday, July 21 to officially open Wolverhampton’s new city centre market.
West Midlands launches ambitious pilot to get young people into work
11/07/2018
A new approach to reducing youth unemployment in the West Midlands has been launched at Downing Street today.
Talking Automation - Changes for the Better
09/07/2018
Understanding Industry 4.0 and the benefits of digital manufacturing.
Images show how Queen St. shops can be restored to past glory
09/07/2018
New artist’s impressions have been created to show how shop frontages in City of Wolverhampton’s historic Queen Street would look if restored to their former glory.
Rail plans could bring 6 million extra passengers a year & boost region’s economy by £649m
09/07/2018
A 20-year strategy to create a ‘Midlands Rail Hub’ was unveiled in a report today by the Sub-national transport body Midlands Connect.
Record numbers attend Wolverhampton Festival of Food & Drink
09/07/2018
City of Wolverhampton’s Festival of Food and Drink at the weekend saw record attendance over the two days – up by almost 7,000 on last’s year inaugural event.
Major city junction to be improved for pedestrians
09/07/2018
City of Wolverhampton Council has started works to improve pedestrian safety at a major city junction.
Learn More About Becoming a Councillor
05/07/2018
Community-minded people interested in becoming local councillors in the City of Wolverhampton can learn what the role involves at information sessions organised by the council.
£8.4m funding to launch Thrive Into Work in the West Midlands
05/07/2018
Government minister Sarah Newton MP has announced up to £8.4 million funding to West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) for a trial aiming to help people with long-term physical and mental health conditions into work.
HVM City shortlisted as a finalist for National Construction Excellence Awards 2018
05/07/2018
Black Country Growth Hub is proud to announce that HVM City – Opportunity Gateway, has been shortlisted as a finalist at the national construction awards.
Invitation to Tender for Marketing and Communications support for the West Midlands Combined Universities
05/07/2018
Tender for Marketing and Communications support for the West Midlands Combined Universities
Major milestone reached for Wolverhampton City Centre Metro Extension
04/07/2018
A major milestone has been reached on the Wolverhampton City Centre Extension with the laying of the first pieces of tram track in Pipers Row.
Architects appointed as Heath Town demolition completes
04/07/2018
Architects to design the first new homes on the Heath Town estate have been selected – with the demolition programme now complete.
Inspiration artist from the Black Country uses talent to tackle mental health
02/07/2018
A 19-year-old from the Black Country who struggles with her mental health is using her artistic talents to help young people recognise their emotions and inspire them to speak out about how they are feeling.
New action to help people with health issues into work
02/07/2018
Employment and health providers in the City of Wolverhampton have joined forces to help people with health issues get into work.