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Milestone celebrated as first section of tram track installed outside Wolverhampton Railway Station
20/09/2021
A milestone has been celebrated on the Wolverhampton City Centre Metro extension following the successful installation of the first stretch of tram tracks
Launch event for centenary park improvements
17/09/2021
People will be invited to celebrate an amazing £1.8 million restoration programme
Carbon reduction scheme on track
17/09/2021
Plans to dramatically reduce carbon emissions from Dudley Council buildings by hundreds of tonnes are progressing well, bosses said today.
Plans for £2bn investment in tram, rail, bus and cycling set out in Government funding bid
17/09/2021
The West Midlands Metro network will be extended in Walsall, Birmingham, Dudley, Sandwell and Wolverhampton under a wide-ranging plan to revolutionise transport across the region.
School staff to gain first hand ‘work experience’  to develop careers strategies in schools
16/09/2021
School staff from the 4 Dudley Academies Trust schools to obtain work placements as part of Black Country Staff Dream Big project.
New building’s nod to heritage reaps prestigious reward
13/09/2021
The University of Wolverhampton’s new £45 million School of Architecture and Built Environment has built further on its success
Free travel on public transport to help local people move into work
13/09/2021
Residents in the West Midlands who have just gained a new job could benefit from free bus, tram and rail travel to work.
West Midlands businessman honoured by University
10/09/2021
A West Midlands entrepreneur has been honoured by the University of Wolverhampton for his commitment to championing training and skills in the local community.
City centre transformation continues as Council formally welcomes MHCLG to i9
10/09/2021
City of Wolverhampton Council today (Friday) celebrated a major milestone in its transformation plans for the city centre.
First business moves onto Dudley’s Very Light Rail site
10/09/2021
A technology company focussed on decarbonising rail freight is the first to move into Dudley as part of the revolutionary Very Light Rail project.
Planning approval recommended for council’s first solar farm
09/09/2021
Planners have recommended approval for City of Wolverhampton Council’s first solar farm to be developed to power New Cross Hospital with renewable energy.
Pioneering home ownership scheme delivering dream for key workers
09/09/2021
Covid-19 keyworkers are benefitting from a new scheme launched in Wolverhampton to help people make the dream of owning a home a reality.
First plan for the West Midlands natural environment launched
09/09/2021
The first plan for the region’s natural environment has been officially launched on the banks of the River Stour.
Annual Chamber Awards & Conference Announced as Region Reboots, Rebuilds and Rebounds
09/09/2021
This year, the Black Country Chamber of Commerce has been running its biggest and most ambitious campaign in its history
Surveying the Black Country’s trees
07/09/2021
The ‘Big Black Country i-Tree Eco project’ is now in progress, and surveyors are out in the area, measuring trees