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Government unveils additional measures to tackle Covid-19
A raft of additional measures to tackle the spread of coronavirus in England have been unveiled by the Government.
What do the new COVID19 measures mean for Black Country businesses?
Additional measures announced to tackle COVID19: what does this mean for Black Country businesses?
Wolverhampton’s i9 office development flying up
The concrete frame and upper floors for City of Wolverhampton Council’s eye-catching modern office development i9 are close to completion.
Brierley Hill High Street secures funding from Historic England
Plans to invest £1.8 million into revitalising the historic Brierley Hill High Street while preserving its past have been hailed a huge boost for the busy shopping area.
How West Midlands businesses can grab their share of 400,000 HS2 contracts on offer
Small and medium sized businesses in the West Midlands can find out more about the thousands of HS2 contracts on offer at an online regional summit next month
West Midlands Mayor praises bid to make bus fleet all electric
The Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, has marked Zero Emissions Day (21/09) by praising National Express for bringing the West Midlands a step nearer to having an all-electric bus fleet.
Helping older people stay active
Sandwell Council and Active Black Country have teamed up help older people stay active.
 Sandwell Council to buy more homes to meet housing needs
Sandwell Council is pledging to buy more homes in the local area to boost housing stocks for tenants and those on the housing register waiting list.
Virtual event focuses on sustainable construction
The University of Wolverhampton is holding a virtual event that explores sustainable construction and the circular economy.
Local people winning construction jobs and gaining new skills on Sandwell Aquatics Centre
Local people are winning new jobs and gaining valuable skills working on the construction of the new Sandwell Aquatics Centre
Work on Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro route continues with removal of another major structure
Work on the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro extension will accelerate further next month when the demolition of another major structure along the route gets underway.
Let’s talk skills and jobs series part of Business Week
Skills and jobs events in Wolverhampton will feature as part of this year’s Wolverhampton Business Week online programme under the ‘Let’s Talk’ series of webinars.
West Midlands Combined Authority joins network to boost recovery
West Midlands Combined Authority has announced its membership of a new network of councils and combined authorities leading the drive for an inclusive economic recovery across the UK.
Station demolition completed ready for phase 2 construction
Full demolition of Wolverhampton’s old railway station building has been completed in just over a month.
New leisure centre taking shape
The new multi-million pound leisure centre in Dudley town centre is starting to take shape as its impressive steel structure is erected.
Businesses urged to step up to tackle increasing Covid cases
Businesses in Wolverhampton are being urged to step up now to help tackle the increase of Covid-19 cases locally and nationally.