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Still time for businesses and others to have their say on building an economy fit for the future
07/11/2018
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.
Automotive heavyweight joins the WMCA from leading manufacturer
06/11/2018
The former head of technical excellence at Jaguar Land Rover, Jo Lopes, has joined the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).
Mayor announces measures to support West Midlands veterans on centenary of the Armistice
06/11/2018
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.
Black Country Living Museum Saving Energy - Behind-the-scenes Business Tour
05/11/2018
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
£43 million for projects to keep the West Midlands moving
05/11/2018
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is this week set to consider a £43 million investment in ten congestion busting projects.
International speaker to headline Make:Shift 2018
02/11/2018
International speaker Tom Llewellyn from Shareable will headline this year’s Make:Shift event on Saturday, November 18
Changing Wolverhampton – Drawings of John Fullwood
02/11/2018
A new exhibition at Wolverhampton Art Gallery will tell the story of how the Victorians changed the shape of the town centre.
The latest news and updates from across the Black Country and more in our November 2018 newsletter
01/11/2018
The latest edition of the Black Country LEP newsletter is available now, featuring the most up-to-date information about business initiatives, events and successes in the region.
Black Country ERDF Workshops
31/10/2018
On behalf of the Black Country Technical Assistance (BCTA) team, Sustainability West Midlands would like to invite you to a series of workshops in the Black Country providing information on available ERDF funding
Ditch the junk! Action plan to combat childhood obesity in West Midlands
31/10/2018
Junk food adverts near schools could be banned under proposals to tackle childhood obesity in the West Midlands.
Black Country Manufacturer secures £1.8m investment
30/10/2018
CFP Composites, a manufacturer of revolutionary ultra-lightweight and cost-efficient heat resistant materials - used to replace heavy metal parts in a wide range of applications - has secured a £1.8million funding round to bring its next-generation carbon fibre panels to market.
Mayor backs crackdown on anti-social behaviour aboard buses
30/10/2018
Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street today (Tuesday October 30) backed a crackdown on anti-social behaviour aboard the region’s buses.
Budget delivers £100 million vote of confidence in the West Midlands
29/10/2018
Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, today (Monday October 29) welcomed the Chancellor’s Budget and said it was a £100 million vote of confidence in the region’s on-going economic revival.
DY5 set to open the doors for potential investors
29/10/2018
Businesses can find out more about the huge benefits of being part of the DY5 Enterprise Zone over breakfast next month.
Art gallery hosting First World War video installation
26/10/2018
Wolverhampton Art Gallery is hosting large-scale video installation Undead Sun by Jane and Louise Wilson.
Plans to breathe new life into Bilston town centre
25/10/2018
Plans to transform and revitalise town centres across the West Midlands have been unveiled.