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Bookings Now Rolling in For Next Big Black Country Business Fayre
Many across the region have once again signed up for the next Big Black Country Business Fayre planned for the 25th March at Wolverhampton Racecourse.
Buildings lit up green to banish the blues
The Library of Birmingham, Wolverhampton Civic Centre and historic Himley Hall near Dudley are some of the regional landmarks that have been lit up green to mark #BlueMondayGreen.
Future High Streets Fund bid for £20m submitted
City of Wolverhampton Council has submitted a bid for £20million to the government’s Future High Streets Fund to help deliver its ambitious city centre vision.
Transport Secretary officially opens congestion busting transport centre for the West Midlands
The Regional Transport Coordination Centre, part of a £22 million project to improve coordination across public transport and road networks and manage congestion in the West Midlands, was officially opened today by Secretary of State for Transport Grant Shapps.
Leader opens new centre to provide family support
Council Leader, Councillor Ian Brookfield, officially opened the City of Wolverhampton’s first community aquarium and sensory activity centre on Saturday at HugglePets in the Community.
HeadStart showcase community approach to young people’s emotional wellbeing
Community organisations from around the city came together today (Friday 17 January) to showcase the work they do for the city’s youngsters and their families as part of the HeadStart Wolverhampton programme.
CCTV camera scheme nears completion
A major plan to boost security across Dudley borough is gathering pace as the roll-out of a £1.7million new CCTV system nears completion.
Smart start to the new year with city centre improvements
City of Wolverhampton Council has installed new digital LED road signage - and is set to make further improvements to city centre footways.
Invitation to Tender - Consultancy support for WM Local Industrial Strategy Sector Development Jan 2020
Tenders must be submitted electronically no later than midday 3rd February 2020.
Thousands download app
People can report issues to Dudley Council quicker by using the council smartphone app.
Home and job seekers buoyed by ambitious new housing scheme
Families seeking a quality but affordable new home and a decent job could benefit from a bold housing scheme set to transform several acres of derelict land in the Black Country.
Mayor opens Dudley construction training centre to help local people get jobs in the industry
A new construction plant training centre at Dudley College of Technology will help unemployed local people start a new career in the industry, thanks to funding from the West Midlands Combined Authority.
West Midlands takes next step in fight against climate change
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has released its report (10 January) on tackling climate change across the West Midlands.
New partnership working to boost the region’s fitness and activity levels
A drive to get the people of the West Midlands more active, fitter and healthier is being spearheaded by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).
Black Country Plan evidence published
Development of a new blue print for how land across the Black Country could be regenerated in future years moves a step forward today.
Mayor calls on businesses to boost social enterprises
Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street has urged businesses to help improve people’s lives by supporting local social enterprises.