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Major expansion of Post-18 education and training to level up and prepare workers for post-covid economy
29/09/2020
Lifetime Skills Guarantee to give adults the chance to take free college courses valued by employers
Wolverhampton to host Birmingham 2022 road cycling time trial
29/09/2020
Wolverhampton’s historic West Park has today (Tue 29th Sept) been named as the location for the start and finish of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games cycling time trial.
Local people to land new jobs in tech sector, thanks to extra £1.5m funding for digital bootcamps
29/09/2020
Hundreds of local people are to benefit from free training to land new jobs in the digital sector.
Work completed to boost businesses and help make city centre safe and welcoming
28/09/2020
New seating areas outside pubs and cafes and wider pavements have been introduced in Wolverhampton as the council works to boost business and make the city centre safe and welcoming.
West Midlands Mayor joins campaign to ‘Keep Britain Tidy’
28/09/2020
Mayor of the West Midlands, Andy Street has taken to the tow paths to support this year’s Great British September Clean.
Opportunity for local people to find out more about thousands of new jobs in construction
28/09/2020
Local people are being urged to join an online careers fair to find out more about thousands of new jobs in construction coming to the region as major infrastructure projects get underway.
Council secures site critical to Canalside Quarter masterplan
24/09/2020
City of Wolverhampton Council has secured a nine-acre site integral to its transformational Canalside Quarter city centre project.
New initiative to encourage cycling in the borough
24/09/2020
Around 250 new cycle parking stands have been installed across the borough to encourage people to ditch cars for greener ways of travelling.
Safer 6 – support and advice for mental health
24/09/2020
Due to the Covid-19 pandemic this year, there has been a huge increase in mental health issues, including stress.
West Midlands 5G and Transport for West Midlands pioneer revolutionary new transport projects
23/09/2020
Following a successful funding competition, West Midlands 5G Limited (WM5G) is investing £2.4 million in seven UK-based consortiums to support the development of new products and services to transform transport across the region.
Government unveils additional measures to tackle Covid-19
23/09/2020
A raft of additional measures to tackle the spread of coronavirus in England have been unveiled by the Government.
What do the new COVID19 measures mean for Black Country businesses?
23/09/2020
Additional measures announced to tackle COVID19: what does this mean for Black Country businesses?
Wolverhampton’s i9 office development flying up
23/09/2020
The concrete frame and upper floors for City of Wolverhampton Council’s eye-catching modern office development i9 are close to completion.
Brierley Hill High Street secures funding from Historic England
23/09/2020
Plans to invest £1.8 million into revitalising the historic Brierley Hill High Street while preserving its past have been hailed a huge boost for the busy shopping area.
How West Midlands businesses can grab their share of 400,000 HS2 contracts on offer
23/09/2020
Small and medium sized businesses in the West Midlands can find out more about the thousands of HS2 contracts on offer at an online regional summit next month