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Cycling and walking on prescription launched in Birmingham and the Black Country to boost health and wellbeing
People in Birmingham and the Black Country are getting cycling, walking and other physical activity on prescription
LGPS Central Limited makes i9 its new home in Wolverhampton
LGPS Central Limited has followed hot on the heels of the Department for Levelling Up, Housing & Communities to become a tenant of the city’s new i9 office development.
Carbon Battle Bus stops off in the West Midlands en route to net zero
As part of its national tour, the UK’s Zero Carbon Battle Bus has stopped off in Birmingham
New Circular Economy Routemap and Fund unveiled to help manufacturers fight climate change and save precious resources
A whole new approach to reusing and repurposing the region’s precious resources has been launched
Milestone celebrated as first section of tram track installed outside Wolverhampton Railway Station
A milestone has been celebrated on the Wolverhampton City Centre Metro extension following the successful installation of the first stretch of tram tracks
Launch event for centenary park improvements
People will be invited to celebrate an amazing £1.8 million restoration programme
Carbon reduction scheme on track
Plans to dramatically reduce carbon emissions from Dudley Council buildings by hundreds of tonnes are progressing well, bosses said today.
Plans for £2bn investment in tram, rail, bus and cycling set out in Government funding bid
The West Midlands Metro network will be extended in Walsall, Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell and Wolverhampton under a wide-ranging plan to revolutionise transport across the region.
School staff to gain first hand ‘work experience’  to develop careers strategies in schools
School staff from the 4 Dudley Academies Trust schools to obtain work placements as part of Black Country Staff Dream Big project.
New building’s nod to heritage reaps prestigious reward
The University of Wolverhampton’s new £45 million School of Architecture and Built Environment has built further on its success
Free travel on public transport to help local people move into work
Residents in the West Midlands who have just gained a new job could benefit from free bus, tram and rail travel to work.
West Midlands businessman honoured by University
A West Midlands entrepreneur has been honoured by the University of Wolverhampton for his commitment to championing training and skills in the local community.
City centre transformation continues as Council formally welcomes MHCLG to i9
City of Wolverhampton Council today (Friday) celebrated a major milestone in its transformation plans for the city centre.
First business moves onto Dudley’s Very Light Rail site
A technology company focussed on decarbonising rail freight is the first to move into Dudley as part of the revolutionary Very Light Rail project.
Planning approval recommended for council’s first solar farm
Planners have recommended approval for City of Wolverhampton Council’s first solar farm to be developed to power New Cross Hospital with renewable energy.

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