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Help shape how businesses respond to diversity and inclusion
The Black Country Chamber of Commerce is reaching out to businesses in Walsall to help understand and shape a regional response to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
New images released for Dudley Leisure Centre
These latest images show how Dudley’s new £18 million leisure centre will look – as work continues at pace on the exciting new development.
£100m Phoenix 10 regeneration project moves forward as planning application submitted
The £100m regeneration of one of the biggest derelict sites in the region has moved forward with the submission of a planning application for the Phoenix 10 development in Walsall.
Scrutiny to discuss £1bn of borough investment
An ambitious regeneration programme that is expected to see £1bn of investment in Dudley borough will be discussed at Dudley Council’s scrutiny meeting next week.
Railway station works on track as Interchange wins award
Exterior works on phase two of Wolverhampton’s new railway station building are nearing completion in line with a spring opening to the public.
£3m boost for WMCA scheme to help people with health conditions back into work
The West Midlands is gaining further funding of £3 million from the Government to help people who have health conditions get back into work.
Black Country Consortium Ltd Annual General Meeting 2021
The AGM will be held on 22/02/2021 at 3pm
Bridge demolition marks another major step forward for Metro extension
Work to extend the West Midlands Metro from Wednesbury to Brierley Hill has taken a further step forward following the demolition of another aged structure along the keenly-anticipated route.
More financial support for borough businesses
Grants of up to £14,000 are available as part of the latest raft of financial support for businesses across Dudley borough.
Wolverhampton city centre transformation coming soon
City of Wolverhampton Council will begin works in the coming months to transform the west of the city centre after accepting the Government’s Future High Streets Fund offer of £15.7million.
West Midlands announces new housing collaboration to deliver more affordable homes across the region
A collaboration has been struck between the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) and five of the region’s leading housing associations to accelerate and increase the number of affordable homes for local people.
West Midlands company is first of its kind to use 5G to transform manufacturing
A West Midlands manufacturer is to become the first smaller sized business to use a 5G private network to boost productivity.
Town projects to get under way following funding boost
Work on town projects worth a total of £2.25 million are getting under way in Sandwell this month (January) following a successful bid for funding.
City businesses can now apply for new lockdown grants
Eligible City of Wolverhampton businesses in the retail, hospitality and leisure sectors can now apply for an additional one-off national lockdown grant of up to £9,000.
Fly-through footage shows first glimpse of what Metro extension is set to look like in Dudley
A computer-generated fly-through released today gives a glimpse into the future showing how the much-anticipated Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro extension is set to look in Dudley town centre.

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May 8

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