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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.
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.
The Black Country Technology and Skills event
TheBusinessDesk.com, 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.
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.
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.
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.
Commission launched to help raise region’s economic performance
An independent commission to harness the expertise of prominent business people, technical specialists and academics was officially launched today (Wednesday April 5) to help the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) boost the region’s productivity and skills levels.
City gateway improvement scheme vital for jobs and growth
Residents and businesses are being consulted on the details of road improvements to the A449 Stafford Road between M54 Junction 2 and Springfield Lane.
Work to create safer student walking and cycling route completed
City of Wolverhampton Council has completed a £600,000 scheme to create a safer walking and cycling route for students between the city’s transport Interchange and the University of Wolverhampton’s new Springfield Campus.
Midlands Regeneration Breakfast 2017
You are invited to find out how the Midlands can regain its rightful place as Britain's economic engine.
Moving in day for first DY5 business
It’s moving in day for the first business to relocate and benefit as part of a multi-million pound business and innovation zone.
WV Living unveils images of first homes ahead of City Housing Fair
WV Living has unveiled exciting designs of its first houses to be built in the City of Wolverhampton.
City’s first WIRE Awards creating a buzz as venue is announced
The venue for the city’s first annual Wolverhampton Independent Retail Excellence (WIRE) Awards has been announced amidst a flurry of entries.