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Introducing the Midlands Construction Summit
23/10/2017
The Midlands Construction Summit is taking place on 14 November at the National Conference Centre, Birmingham.
Passengers advised of changes to bus service 89
20/10/2017
Passengers using a rural bus service near Solihull are being advised of route and timetable changes coming into force.
Manufacturing apprentices build skills for the future
19/10/2017
The first apprentices have joined the University of Wolverhampton’s Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills – with focus on building skills for the future.
Climate-KIC UK & Ireland City Challenges
19/10/2017
Join a 2017 City Challenge in Birmingham, Dublin, Edinburgh or London to propose and develop solutions to climate change challenges. Let's build this zero-carbon economy!
Marston Green station car park in one week closure for improvements
18/10/2017
Commuters using the park and ride facilities at Marston Green railway station in Solihull are being advised of a one week closure for improvement works to take place.
City gateway road improvement works to start this month
18/10/2017
Road improvement works to the A449 Stafford Road between M54 Junction 2 and Springfield Lane will start on Monday, October 30.
Get On Track: Rail Supplier Readiness Programme
18/10/2017
Following on from our hugely successful pilot programme the West Midlands Manufacturing Club is launching a rail tender supplier readiness programme, ‘Get On Track’ starting in November.
All aboard – call for volunteers as Whim app begins UK trials
17/10/2017
A new integrated transport app that allows people to combine all their travel needs via their smartphone has begun its UK trials in the West Midlands.
Clean Growth Strategy
16/10/2017
The Clean Growth Strategy, a key part of the Industrial Strategy, sets out how the UK can take full advantage of the opportunities for industry, working people and consumers while meeting the country’s commitments to tackle climate change
Pedal power revolution for the West Midlands as bikeshare scheme gets set to roll
13/10/2017
A bike-sharing hire scheme is to be launched across the West Midlands.
TfWM wins top award at transport ‘Oscars’ for second year running
13/10/2017
Transport for West Midlands (TfWM) has been named best in the UK for the second year running after landing the main award at the transport industry’s equivalent to the Oscars.
New Debenhams store staff made in Wolverhampton
12/10/2017
Debenhams’ new Mander Centre store today (Thursday) opened its doors – providing a further boost to employment in the City of Wolverhampton.
Sign-up to be part of West Midlands multi-faith conference
11/10/2017
Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street is inviting faiths from across the region to a conference aimed at strengthening community cohesion.
Sunbeam deal shows city firm is a ‘glass’ act
10/10/2017
A Wolverhampton business is being helped with its expansion plans by the council’s business growth team after securing a £1 million contract from the city’s Sunbeam development.
New city centre market preparatory works to get underway
10/10/2017
Preparatory work on Wolverhampton’s new £4.9 million city centre market will tomorrow (Wednesday) get underway.
Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership Board Member Vacancies
06/10/2017
The Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership (BC LEP) provides a business-led approach to economic development for an area with over 35,000 businesses and 446,000 jobs supporting a total population of over 1.17 million people.