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Double cash boost for Brierley Hill
16/09/2019
Brierley Hill High Street in line for a boost after a £2million funding bid got the green light – the second cash announcement in as many weeks.
Walsall’s Biggest Regeneration Scheme Showcased in National Report
16/09/2019
Walsall’s biggest ever regeneration scheme has been showcased in a national report that explores what makes a great place to live.
Have your say on the draft strategic transport plan for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games
16/09/2019
A draft strategic transport plan for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games has been approved by the West Midlands Combined Authority.
Sugar Smart Sandwell launched
13/09/2019
The Sugar Smart Sandwell campaign was launched today with the aim of helping people reduce the amount of sugar in their diet.
CCTV cameras ready for roll out
13/09/2019
Council bosses have taken delivery of dozens of new high-tech CCTV units as part of a major overhaul of Dudley borough’s camera system.
Developers to get clear guidance on how to secure funding for homes and regeneration schemes
13/09/2019
A guide is being launched next week detailing how investors and developers can secure a share of funding to help unlock land for homes and jobs.
Midland Metro Alliance shares phasing for last works in 2019 on Wolverhampton City Centre Metro extension
13/09/2019
A series of short, temporary changes to city centre traffic during separate dates beginning in September and October have been announced by the Midland Metro Alliance
Caring Tipton girl teams up with council to stage fun run following social media search
13/09/2019
A caring Tipton girl who was tracked down on social media after her letter touched the hearts of council bosses is planning a fun run in aid of Save The Children.
Solicitor raises the bar at graduation
13/09/2019
A leading expert in maritime law and international trade has been honoured for his achievements by the University of Wolverhampton.
PM urged to back £3.5bn Midlands Engine Rail, as region’s rail revolution takes a leap forward
12/09/2019
Dozens of towns and cities across the UK could benefit from Midlands Engine Rail, a £3.5 billion improvement programme to transform the region’s rail network
Praise for Big Spring Clean volunteers
12/09/2019
More than 1,600 Sandwell volunteers helped out in this year's Big Spring Clean campaign to collect a staggering amount of rubbish from sites across the borough.
Airship and ballooning innovator flying high with honorary degree
12/09/2019
A local business entrepreneur has been awarded an honorary degree from the University of Wolverhampton for his contribution to the aviation industry.
The latest from the Black Country and more in our September 2019 newsletter
11/09/2019
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.
Major review into sports facilities ordered
11/09/2019
A major review of sporting facilities has been ordered across Dudley borough in a bid to improve pitches and changing rooms for teams.
Opportunity for residents to Ask Andy at public event in Wolverhampton
11/09/2019
Members of the public will have the opportunity to quiz Mayor of the West Midlands Andy Street in Wolverhampton.
Firms urged to take on apprentices
11/09/2019
Local companies are being offered the opportunity to develop and upskill their staff free of charge with support from Sandwell Council’s Apprenticeship Levy Fund.