A major milestone has been reached in the Very Light Rail programme in Dudley with the completion of the test track.
Ten start-ups are pioneering new green technologies using 5G technology.
Dudley Council Apprenticeship programme
whg Apprenticeship programme
SPV Group apprenticeship programme
The project to deliver the new Metro extension between Wednesbury and Brierley will intensify this spring when main construction works get underway in Dudley.
Sandwell Council is building the new state-of-the-art Sandwell Aquatics Centre in Smethwick which is providing opportunities for local people in Sandwell to gain new skills and employment.
Residents, community organisations and businesses with innovative ideas to help local areas recover from the effects of the pandemic are being offered the chance to win funding and support of up to £15,000.
People across the region are playing their part in a virtual forest, in a bid to plant a new tree for every West Midlands resident by 2035.
The development of HS2 in the West Midlands will turbocharge the economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic as it brings forward 175,000 new jobs and generates some £20 billion investment.
We recognise that during Covid businesses have been impacted in ways that have never been experienced before
Plans to give Aldridge its own railway station have moved forward after the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) agreed a £400,000 investment to buy the land needed to build it.
A scheme set up by the West Midlands Combined Authority to fund apprenticeship training for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) has smashed the £20m milestone.
This year, the 14th annual National Apprenticeship Week (#NAW2021) will run from Monday 8th February through to Sunday 14th February 2021