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Leading housebuilder boosts broadband for Black Country homes after cementing deal with Openreach
21/11/2017
In addition around 1,900 new Birmingham and Black Country homes have benefitted from deal with Home Builders Federation, UK Government and Openreach to provide ultrafast broadband
Multi-million Metro go-ahead “a real game changer”
20/11/2017
The £250m Metro extension from Brierley Hill to Wednesbury has been officially given the go-ahead by Theresa May
Work to start on first WV Living homes
20/11/2017
WV Living has appointed a contractor to develop its first homes in the City of Wolverhampton
Getting the West Midlands On The Move
17/11/2017
Mayor Andy Street teamed up with former Olympian David Moorcroft to launch a new keep fit campaign for the region.
Commission launched to help those from under-represented communities become leaders
17/11/2017
A taskforce of inspirational role models has been launched to help people from under-represented parts of society make it to the top of the career ladder.
Funding boost for Bilston Urban Village ‘Garden City’ site
15/11/2017
City of Wolverhampton Council has secured a £681,000 boost from the European Regional Development Fund to develop a ‘Garden City’ at Bilston Urban Village.
Mayor backs digital support for West Midlands in Government announcement
15/11/2017
Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, has backed a package of proposals announced by the Government today (Wednesday) to boost innovation and tech industries.
Dunton Environmental announces go-ahead for UK’s first asbestos treatment facility at its waste treatment hub in the West Midlands
14/11/2017
Landmark announcement for fast-expanding Birmingham based firm also recently awarded Best Environmental Restoration Service 2017 by the Midland Enterprise Awards
Artist’s impression showcases new city centre market
14/11/2017
An artist’s impression has been revealed to show what Wolverhampton’s new £4.9 million city centre market will look like.
Ask Andy - Sandwell
13/11/2017
West Midlands Mayor, Andy Street, will be hosting an “Ask Andy” session in Sandwell on Tuesday 5 December.
Invitation to Tender Interim Support to West Midlands Energy Capital
10/11/2017
Tender for the evaluation of the Black Country Technical Energy Study
The latest news and updates from across the Black Country and more in our November newsletter
10/11/2017
The latest edition of the Black Country LEP newsletter is available now, featuring the most up-to-date information about business initiatives, events and successes in the region.
£6.9m backing for Walsall town centre development by WMCA’s Collective Investment Fund
09/11/2017
More than 100 new jobs will be created when a derelict piece of land in Walsall town centre is brought back into commercial use with a £6.9 million investment by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).
WMCA awards £3.7m to Telford & Wrekin Borough Council towards cleaning up brownfield sites for new homes
09/11/2017
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has made a £3.7 million grant to Telford & Wrekin Council to kick-starting building new homes on brownfield sites in the borough
Black Country Chamber and Black Country LEP Join Forces for the UK’s Largest Private-Sector Business Survey
09/11/2017
The Black Country Chamber of Commerce are delighted to announce a new partnership with the Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership (LEP) moving forward for the next year on the Quarterly Economic Survey (QES).
£150million Black Country Land and Property Investment Fund launched
08/11/2017
The Black Country LEP launched the Black Country Land and Property Investment Fund (LPIF) to an audience of businesses, landowners and developers on Tuesday 7 November at West Bromwich Albion FC.