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Planning Application Granted For Speculative Industrial Development  At Airfield 55, Aldridge
Leading Midlands’s commercial developer, Trebor Developments and funding partner, Kay Properties (Midlands) Limited, have achieved detailed planning consent for their speculative 55,000 sq ft, high quality, industrial unit on the 3.34 acre site in Aldridge.
Dudley Society of Artists arrive canal-side
Dudley Canal and Tunnel Trust is excited to welcome Dudley Society of Artists to the Portal.
Public asked to comment on transport schemes for coming decade
The public is being asked to give its views on a transport blueprint that will see £3.4 billion of tram extensions, new suburban rail lines, cycle routes and motorway improvements built over the coming decade.
Plans approved for next phase of major regeneration scheme
Plans have been approved for the next phase of Walsall’s biggest residential regeneration scheme.
Contractor appointment puts spoke in the works for manufacturing centre
The University of Wolverhampton has appointed Midlands based contractor, Shaylor Group, to build its Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) Spoke at the former Thomas Dudley factory site in Tipton, Dudley.
fDi manufacturing jobs figures put Wolverhampton on top
City of Wolverhampton has been ranked as the number one Western European City for manufacturing in terms of job creation.
Walking out of the Darkness 2017
‘Walking Out Of Darkness’ events will take place in Birmingham and London on Saturday 6th & 13th May 2017, bookending ‘Mental Health Awareness Week’.
First homes selling fast at Bilston Urban Village
The first homes have already been sold - before they have even been finished - at the multi-million pound Bilston Urban Village.
West Midlands Mayoral Election 2017
Our region is gearing up to bring powers from Westminster to the West Midlands. On Thursday 4th May, local residents go to the polls to vote for the first ever West Midlands Mayor.
The Black Country Technology and Skills event
12/04/2017, in association with the Black Country LEP and the Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS), is holding a seminar to examine what businesses need to do to play an active part in creating a strong, sustainable future.
Launch Event DY5 Dudley’s Business & Innovation Enterprise Zone
This exciting event will mark the official launch of DY5 and is designed to inform delegates about the scale of the Enterprise Zone and the benefits it can provide to businesses.
Black Country Businesses Bucking the National Trend
Businesses throughout the Black Country have reported a rise in confidence according to the results of a recent survey conducted by the Black Country Chamber of Commerce.
Oldbury Viaduct – M5 junctions 1-2 update
After Easter, Highways England will be starting a major concrete repair and waterproofing scheme on the M5 Oldbury Viaduct between junctions 1 and 2.
Black Country Broadband Project gets £1.2 million cash injection as  technology roll-out reaches 40,000 households and businesses
Residents and businesses across the Black Country are being urged to make the most of the new superfast broadband technology being rolled out across the region.
Consultation underway on new Local Nature Reserve
Residents are being consulted on a proposal to designate a new Local Nature Reserve (LNR) along the Wyrley & Essington Canal in the City of Wolverhampton and Walsall.

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