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Thousands of local people learn skills to start new careers in green technology
12/07/2021
Thousands of residents and businesses will benefit from new green skills and qualifications – thanks to funding from the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).
Geopark celebrates first birthday
09/07/2021
As the Black Country UNESCO Global Geopark reaches its first birthday, Dudley Council’s regen boss looks at how the Geopark will benefit from the borough’s £1billion regeneration programme.
Pride over progress of Apprentice
09/07/2021
Halesowen College - Apprenticeships
The latest news and updates from across the Black Country and more in our July 2021 newsletter
08/07/2021
The latest edition of the Black Country LEP newsletter is available now
New pictures reveal Very Light Rail project firmly on track
08/07/2021
New pictures released today show Dudley’s pioneering Very Light Rail project remains firmly on track.
Leader insists ‘every inch’ of brownfield land is in major housing plan with residents to have their say
08/07/2021
City of Wolverhampton Council’s Leader says ‘every inch’ of brownfield land included in draft Black Country Plan
Money does grow on them! Planting trees could benefit economy by £366 million and create 36,000 jobs
08/07/2021
Planting trees and other efforts to recover natural destruction have a huge part to play in getting the country to Net Zero and bring a range of other benefits
Wolverhampton city centre transformation starts this month
07/07/2021
Works will start this month on the first phase of the Council’s multi-million-pound transformation of the city centre to create events spaces, improve public realm and support businesses.
Work to improve road safety
07/07/2021
More than £720,000 will be spent on making the borough’s roads safer for pedestrians and drivers.
Breathing new life into Black Country Brownfield land
06/07/2021
The University of Wolverhampton’s Brownfield Research and Innovation Centre (BRIC) has joined forces with land regeneration activists, Land Hero
Relight Business Programme
05/07/2021
City of Wolverhampton Council are now recruiting to cohort 5 of the Relight Business Programme
Mayor tells business leaders why the West Midlands should be seen as a leading net zero region
05/07/2021
Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street has told a cross-sector audience of local decision makers why the West Midlands should be seen as one of the UK’s leading regions in supporting the race to net zero.
World Media Goes Potty over Walsall Pots
05/07/2021
An effort to enliven the public realm in Walsall Town Centre has had a surprising impact, reaching media outlets around the world.
Millions of pounds in financial help for businesses
05/07/2021
More than £150million worth of support has been given to businesses in Dudley borough by the council during the pandemic
Low-carbon manufacturing is fastest growing sector in West Midlands
05/07/2021
Low-carbon manufacturing and goods are now the West Midlands’ fastest growing sector

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