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Swimming pool in place at new leisure centre – pictures
The swimming pool is in place at Dudley’s new £18 million leisure centre – as latest pictures today show the ambitious project is taking shape.
WMCA shows a tree is for life, not just for Christmas
As many people decorate their Christmas tree at home, the West Midlands Virtual Forest is heading towards 11,000 trees.
Shop Wolverhampton and you could be a winner
Visit the new Shop Wolverhampton ( website – and you could be a winner this Christmas!
Help for households struggling financially this winter in Sandwell
A grant scheme has been launched by Sandwell Council to help households who have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic.
Further grants now available to Sandwell businesses
Government funding has been made available for the Council to pay a range of support grants to businesses.
New Degree Apprenticeship further boosts skills in healthcare sector
The University of Wolverhampton has introduced a new Degree Apprenticeship to further boost skills in the healthcare sector.
Job scheme launches after trial helps more than 600 into work
Following the success of the biggest jobs support trial of its kind in the world, the Black Country is getting more support to help people who have health conditions into work.
Council supporting schools to close digital divide
City of Wolverhampton Council has been working with schools during the Covid-19 pandemic in a bid to start closing the digital divide.
Planning application submitted for council’s first solar farm
City of Wolverhampton Council has submitted a planning application for its first solar farm to be developed to power New Cross Hospital with renewable energy.
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Shop Wolverhampton on Small Business Saturday
As part of Wolverhampton’s Shop Local campaign residents are being urged to show their support for city traders on Small Business Saturday (December 5).
Create Central launches TV Production Bootcamp to help West Midlands creative talent into jobs following the global pandemic
The region’s independent TV sector is calling on creative talent from across the West Midlands to join an innovative new skills Bootcamp.
Regional winter plan announced to protect rough sleepers
The region’s local authorities have come together to announce their joint winter plan for individuals at risk of rough sleeping.
6 Practical Steps to Get Secure Online with Cyber Aware
SHOPPERS buying Christmas presents online have been urged to follow a new cyber safety campaign after callous criminals swindled an average of £775 from each victim over the last festive period.
Help shape how businesses respond to diversity and inclusion
The Black Country Chamber of Commerce is reaching out to businesses in Walsall to help understand and shape a regional response to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

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