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Speaker panel announced for Black Country LEP Annual Conference
The Black Country LEP is pleased to announce a spectacular speaker line-up for our 2017 Annual Conference.
Full refurbishment works to start on transforming Civic Halls
Full refurbishment works on Wolverhampton’s Civic Halls will get underway on Monday after City of Wolverhampton Council appointed a contractor.
HS2 Rolling Stock Manufacture and Maintenance Services - PIN Notice
Today (20 January) sees the publication of a Periodic Indicative Notice (PIN), for the procurement of the HS2 Rolling Stock Manufacture and Maintenance Services.
Nucleus Expo
Nucleus Expo is a new science and tech innovation event. It was created to showcase technological advances and bring like-minded entrepreneurial spirits together to fuse further innovation.
Walsall Business Week 2017 - Have Your Say
After a successful first year, Walsall Business Week will return again in June this year.
Metro work to begin on the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Route
Work to progress the proposed extension of the Midland Metro from Wednesbury to Brierley Hill is due to commence this week.
New development manager joins Apprenticeship Hub
The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Apprenticeship Development Manager in its drive towards providing higher and degree apprenticeships.
Save the date – Black Country LEP 2017 Annual Conference
The Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership Annual Conference for 2017 will take place on Thursday 2 March.
Yara lands dream job with support from Working Together
Yara Silva joined the Working Together project after being unemployed for over 6months and was advised by the JobCentre that the programme may be able to help.
Independent Governor Vacancies at BMet College
BMet College is recruiting for independent governors for their Corporation Board.
EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017
The EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2017 Awards seek to encourage entrepreneurial activity and recognise the contribution of people who inspire others with their vision, leadership and achievement.
Herefordshire Defence & Security Expo 2017
Official registration is now open for Herefordshire’s first ever Defence & Security Expo.
Latest success stories from the City Deal ‘Working Together’ project
City Deal ‘Working Together’ is a pilot project which aims to increase the employability and employment of 2,800 long-term unemployed and economically inactive Black Country social housing tenants, and move 900 of them into work over a three year delivery period.
West Midlands Region shortlisted for prestigious National Rail Awards
The Black Country, Greater Birmingham & Solihull and Coventry & Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnerships working as part of the West Midlands Combined Authority have been shortlisted as a finalist for two awards at the prestigious National Rail Industry awards.
Partnership will boost vital regeneration in Walsall and create 2,000 jobs
Leading real estate company Cushman & Wakefield has been awarded a major contract to help a local authority breathe new life into a number of key development sites in the vicinity of the M6 motorway around Junction 10.
Pupils at Aldersley High School take the Robotic Challenge. The first school event as part of the Black Country LEP Passport to Employment programme
150 year 9 pupils from Aldersley High School took part in a Robotic Challenge and a Getting a Job in the Sector event on Thursday 7 December, the first event of its kind as part of the Black Country LEP Passport to Employment programme.