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Council to Feed City’s Most Vulnerable in Coronavirus Emergency
30/03/2020
City of Wolverhampton Council will start delivering food parcels to its most vulnerable residents.
Sandwell Council is here to help the homeless
30/03/2020
Sandwell Council is doing everything it can to help the homeless during the coronavirus outbreak.
Sandwell pulls together to respond to Covid-19 emergency
30/03/2020
Thousands of staff across Sandwell Council are pulling together to help the most vulnerable people in the borough while working to keep critical services running.
Stay at home - and save lives
30/03/2020
Health, council and police bosses have joined forces in the fight against coronavirus – and issued a joint plea today urging borough residents to stay at home and save lives.
Public thanked for 86% drop in bus, train and tram journeys following coronavirus outbreak
30/03/2020
Daily public transport journeys in the West Midlands have fallen by 86% since the coronavirus outbreak started.
Call for businesses to donate PPE for carers and other Sandwell Council services
30/03/2020
Businesses are being urged to donate spare personal protective equipment (PPE) for Sandwell Council staff.
WMCA launches online community and learning support for local people during Covid-19 outbreak
27/03/2020
Help is at hand for West Midlands residents seeking support from their local communities or wanting to learn new skills during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Dedicated website launched to help businesses through Covid-19 crisis
26/03/2020
A dedicated website providing the latest information for West Midlands businesses hit by the Covid-19 crisis was launched today (Wednesday March 25) by the West Midlands Combined Authority.
£3million to give council tax relief
26/03/2020
Some Dudley residents could soon benefit from council tax relief after a £3million slice of national funding was allocated to Dudley Council.
Black Country launch Digital Skills Plan
26/03/2020
The Digital Skills Plan outlines the ambitions that the Black Country has in the digital economy.
Council informs businesses how to confirm grants eligibility
26/03/2020
City of Wolverhampton Council will start sending letters and emails from tomorrow (Friday) to the thousands of city businesses eligible to receive grants from the Government's Small Business Grant Fund and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund.
Mayor shares rainbow drawing
26/03/2020
The Mayor of Dudley is inviting families and individuals from across Dudley borough to share their rainbow creations on social media as a symbol of hope and unity during the coronavirus outbreak.
Council support for vulnerable residents – and how people and businesses can volunteer and help
25/03/2020
Sandwell Council staff are mobilising to help deliver support and assistance to vulnerable people hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic.
WMCA supports colleges and training providers during coronavirus outbreak
25/03/2020
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has pledged to continue to support local colleges and training providers during the coronavirus outbreak.
Do not use public transport unless absolutely necessary
24/03/2020
Transport bosses are today urging the public not to use buses, trains and trams unless absolutely essential to help stop the spread of the Coronavirus.
Update on coronavirus employer and business support
24/03/2020
City of Wolverhampton Council has provided further guidance to employers and businesses on how to access the support options available to them during the coronavirus outbreak.