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Leading housebuilder boosts broadband for Black Country homes after cementing deal with Openreach
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”
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
WV Living has appointed a contractor to develop its first homes in the City of Wolverhampton
Getting the West Midlands On The Move
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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.