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Funding boost for two projects at city beauty spots
Two major City of Wolverhampton environmental projects are to benefit from a slice of more than £1million of European funding secured by a Black Country scheme.
Is your firm fit and ready to supply the biggest tram extension project in the UK?
On Thursday 19 October, West Midlands firms are invited to attend a valuable breakfast workshop and learn how they could tap into a multi-million pound works package and supply opportunities aligned to the expansion of the Midland Metro.
Learning global lessons in mental health
Thrive West Midlands lead officer Sarah Norman is planning to bring back best practice ideas for mental health in the West Midlands.
Next step towards new homes at former Wolverhampton Royal Hospital site
Moves to bring the former Wolverhampton Royal Hospital site back into use take a significant step forward this week, as plans for the redevelopment of the site are unveiled.
Environment and Resource Efficiency: call in the Black Country
Government call to run a project focussed on preserving and protecting the environment and promoting resource efficiency in the Black Country.
SME Support: call in the Black Country
Government call to run a project enhancing the competitiveness of small and medium sized enterprises in the Black Country.
West Midlands Mayor appoints construction industry leader to business role
Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street, has appointed Phil Carlin to head up the new Business Advisory Group.
Black Country Careers Enterprise Advisers come together  with their schools to celebrate success of Programme
The Careers Enterprise Team at the Black Country LEP hosted an Anniversary Celebration event at Black Country Living Museum yesterday, 7 September.
Visitor registration opens for the Manufacturing Management Show 2017
The UK’s most comprehensive event for manufacturing leaders is returning for its second year and is now open for visitor registration at www.mmshow.co.uk.
Disability Confident Event
Learn more about the financial, operational and social benefits of being a Disability Confident Employer.
Birmingham welcomes Commonwealth Games decision
Birmingham today (07 September 2017) welcomed the decision by the Commonwealth Games Delivery Unit (CGDU) to recommend it as a Candidate City to host the 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Business Growth Essentials Unpacked
Don’t miss your chance to tap into free business support on finance, supply-chain opportunities, skills development, innovation and building networks in this interactive, fast paced and fun Workshop.
Join Us for City of Wolverhampton Business Week 25-29 September 2017
Driven by businesses for businesses
22 reasons why Birmingham should host 2022 Commonwealth Games
With the decision due soon as to whether an English Bid for the 2022 Commonwealth Games will be submitted and, if so, whether it will be Birmingham which becomes the UK’s Candidate City, the bid team has today compiled a list of 22 reasons as to why Birmingham should be selected.
Iron: Man kicks off next phase of Midland Metro tram expansion
The next phase in the expansion of the Midland Metro tram network officially got underway today (Tuesday September 5) when one of Birmingham’s most iconic statues – Iron: Man – was lifted out of Victoria Square.
Action plan proposed to unlock land for housing and jobs
An action plan to unlock hundreds of hectares of land for housing and commercial use is to be considered by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).