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New hub offers one-stop destination for apprenticeships
The University of Wolverhampton’s Apprenticeship Hub was officially opened in the presence of local guests and dignitaries.
Active Black Country and Black Country LEP launch the UK’s first Sport and Physical Activity Sector Skills Plan
Active Black Country and Black Country LEP launch the UK’s first Sport & Physical Sector Skills Plan today. The plan aims to ensure the sectors workforce is well skilled, motivated and fit for purpose
Complimentary exhibition space at this year's Advanced Engineering Show
Leading Edge Only is working with Magna International, one of the world's leading global automotive suppliers. Magna in partnership with the KTN, are inviting selected organisations to exhibit their innovative ideas for FREE at this year’s Advanced Engineering Show held in Birmingham on the 2-3rd November.
UK automotive sector set to continue to grow in the Black Country
Steel & Alloy Processing Limited invest in new manufacturing facility
Business Solutions Centres launch new website
Business Solutions Centres (BSCs), brought to you by the University of Wolverhampton, is pleased to announce the launch of its brand new mobile and tablet friendly website.
Google Digital Garage on Tour in Dudley
On 14th October the Google Digital Garage on tour will arrive in Dudley to give local businesses the chance to attend a free masterclass and learn crucial skills for the digital age.
HS2 jobs bonanza revealed
The full-scale of the HS2 jobs bonanza is today revealed in an independent report carried out by Albion Economics and published by High Speed Rail Industry Leaders.
Dudley canal trust win living waterways award
Dudley Canal Tunnel and Limestone Mines are celebrating a big win as they beat the competition from around the country to take home Canal and River Trust’s Living Waterways Award in the Recreation and Tourism category.
Christmas is coming…search is on for subterranean Santa
Preparations are in full swing for the Santa Boat trips at Dudley Canal Trust.
Black Country maximises growth in Foreign Direct Investment and more in September newsletter
The latest edition of the Black Country LEP newsletter is available now, featuring the most up-to-date information about business initiatives, events and successes in the region.
New Chief Executive forges ahead with manufacturing hub plans
The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a new Chief Executive to get its Elite Centre of Manufacturing (ECMS) hubs off the ground.
Skills Training UK Academy for Business, Industry and Technology officially opens in Wolverhampton
Young learners rubbed shoulders with business leaders at the official opening of an apprenticeship training centre in the heart of the Black Country.
City Deal ‘Working Together’
As part of the wider City Deal offer the ‘Working Together’ project 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 3 year delivery period.
Capturing the Dudley Odeon
UK based artist Jackie Sanderson is holding her first solo exhibition of photographs at the Dudley Canal Trust’s Portal building over the next two months.
Cycling and walking in the Black Country - we want to know what you think
Recent years have seen a growing interest and popularity in cycling at both a national and local level, alongside recognition of the associated economic, health and environmental benefits.
Beacon Visionary Challenge Workshops
To help you find out more about the Beacon Visionary + Challenge several events will be held over the next few weeks.