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Town hall to go blue and green for key workers
Dudley Town Hall will be lit up in blue and green tonight (Thursday 23 April) in support of the ‘Clap for Carers’ initiative.
Frontline public transport staff being tested for coronavirus to keep network running for key workers
Bus drivers and train conductors are among frontline transport staff now being tested for coronavirus in the West Midlands.
Council and Central Youth Theatre Agree Deal on New Permanent Home
Wolverhampton’s Central Youth Theatre, which had previously warned it was at risk of closure without a permanent base, is celebrating getting a new home after striking a deal with the city council.
Opportunities for West Midlands people to learn new digital skills during Covid-19 shutdown
Local people will have more opportunities to improve their digital skills during the Covid-19 shutdown, thanks to new training courses funded by the West Midlands Combined Authority
Cavendish crumbles in dramatic pictures
Dramatic picture captures the ongoing demolition of an eyesore that has been a blot on the Dudley skyline for almost two decades.
Social workers asked to come back to save and protect lives
Dudley Council bosses are getting behind a regional campaign that’s encouraging people to return to the caring profession.
Hundreds of businesses answer plea to help protect our carers with PPE supplies
A call to arms for the region’s businesses to step up and produce or donate protective clothing for those on the coronavirus frontline has been met with an overwhelming response.
Tips to keep kids safe at home
Parents and carers in Dudley are urged to be extra vigilant of the potential dangers in and around the home, as young children look for things to do during the coronavirus lockdown.
 Councillor Hits Out at Baseless Myths Around 5G
A City of Wolverhampton councillor has hit out at “baseless myths” around a link between 5G mobile technology and coronavirus
Help feed the nation
The CLA is calling on the public to help farms feed the nation and save this year’s harvest.
Open Now: Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme
The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is now accepting applications. Employers can now claim online for a grant for 80% of their furloughed employees’ salaries, up to a maximum of £2,500 per employee
Tips for families on staying safe at home and preventing accidents
Parents and carers in Sandwell are urged to be extra vigilant of potential dangers in and around the home as young children look for things to do during the coronavirus outbreak.
Help Dudley compete in the City Nature Challenge from home
Dudley Council is encouraging residents to join City Nature Challenge while #DudleyStaysHome during the coronavirus lockdown.
Digital helping hand for physical activity sector during coronavirus crisis
Physical activity providers such as gyms, companies that run gyms for local councils and personal trainers could benefit from a scheme to improve the sector’s digital skills.
Black Country businesses fight against Coronavirus
The Black Country are working hard to find new solutions and provide support the ongoing Covid-19 disruption.
Initiative launched to connect those offering support with those in need during coronavirus crisis
Individuals and organisations keen to do their bit in the fight against coronavirus are being invited to join a new initiative which connects offers of help to those most in need.