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University secures additional funding to address cyber stress
15/10/2020
A team at the University of Wolverhampton has received further funding to develop an Artificial Intelligence platform to help Cyber Security professionals
Canal and memorial join Sandwell’s Green Flag Award success story
15/10/2020
Sandwell is celebrating two new Green Flag Awards this year – with the Birmingham Main Line Canal and the Lions of the Great War memorial in Smethwick joining a dozen other green spaces across the borough.
HS2 offers West Midlands businesses a monumental opportunity
15/10/2020
West Midlands businesses need to seize the opportunities, jobs and investment offered by HS2 if the region is to bounce back stronger from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Students enter food distribution ‘technology’ into global competition
15/10/2020
West Midlands businesses need to seize the opportunities, jobs and investment offered by HS2 if the region is to bounce back stronger from the Covid-19 pandemic.
Dudley Castle ‘at risk’ rating to open up new funding opportunities
15/10/2020
The addition of the upstanding remains of Dudley Castle to the Heritage at Risk register will open up new funding opportunities to secure the historic site for future generations, council and zoo bosses said today.
Training centre opens to teach Walsall leather crafts skills for future talent
14/10/2020
A centre to teach a new generation of saddle, bridle and leather-goods makers has opened its doors to help young people into work in Walsall.
The latest news and updates from across the Black Country and more in our October 2020 newsletter.
14/10/2020
The latest edition of the Black Country LEP newsletter is available now
Supporting staff to aid student wellbeing
12/10/2020
Children and young people are set to benefit from increased mental health support thanks to a training programme being rolled out to school and college communities.
Arena Theatre receives lifeline grant from Government’s £1.57bn Culture Recovery Fund
12/10/2020
Arena Theatre at the University of Wolverhampton has been awarded £50,000 as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF)
City Interchange project shortlisted for top honours
09/10/2020
City of Wolverhampton Council’s Interchange project has been shortlisted in three categories for Insider's West Midlands Property Awards 2020.
Taskforce launched to drive construction of low carbon, energy efficient homes across the West Midlands
09/10/2020
A taskforce featuring some of the UK’s top property experts has been launched to help the West Midlands accelerate the construction of low carbon, energy efficient homes.
Cycling project has got the West Midlands in the saddle
09/10/2020
More than 200 people who hadn’t been in the saddle for a decade, or had ever cycled with their family, have started cycling thanks to free sessions in the region’s parks this summer.
New package of support to give young people access to training and career opportunities
09/10/2020
Young people, whose job prospects have been the hit hard by the Covid 19 pandemic, are to be guaranteed training and career opportunities under a new youth employment offer launched today.
Covid Support Advisors Take to the Streets of Wolverhampton
09/10/2020
A new team of Covid support advisors are out and about on the streets of Wolverhampton to help keep people safe and encourage them to follow the rules.
Tender Opportunity - The development of a repositioning campaign for the Black Country
08/10/2020
Assistance in the development of a repositioning campaign that delivers to challenge the existing perceived external image of the region.
Plan ahead as Sandwell canal and towpath closures to begin from autumn 2020 for Metro works
07/10/2020
Canal users are being advised to plan ahead when a number of waterways across Sandwell are closed over the coming months to allow for construction of the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro extension.