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Taskforce launched to drive construction of low carbon, energy efficient homes across the West Midlands
A taskforce featuring some of the UK’s top property experts has been launched to help the West Midlands accelerate the construction of low carbon, energy efficient homes.
Cycling project has got the West Midlands in the saddle
More than 200 people who hadn’t been in the saddle for a decade, or had ever cycled with their family, have started cycling thanks to free sessions in the region’s parks this summer.
New package of support to give young people access to training and career opportunities
Young people, whose job prospects have been the hit hard by the Covid 19 pandemic, are to be guaranteed training and career opportunities under a new youth employment offer launched today.
Covid Support Advisors Take to the Streets of Wolverhampton
A new team of Covid support advisors are out and about on the streets of Wolverhampton to help keep people safe and encourage them to follow the rules.
Tender Opportunity - The development of a repositioning campaign for the Black Country
Assistance in the development of a repositioning campaign that delivers to challenge the existing perceived external image of the region.
Plan ahead as Sandwell canal and towpath closures to begin from autumn 2020 for Metro works
Canal users are being advised to plan ahead when a number of waterways across Sandwell are closed over the coming months to allow for construction of the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill Metro extension.
New look for leisure centres
Two Dudley borough leisure centres could have a modern new look under a major refurbishment plan.
Council Launches New Covid Compliant Recognition Scheme for City Businesses
City of Wolverhampton Council has launched a new ‘Covid Compliant’ scheme to recognise the vast majority of city businesses which are obeying the law to keep customers and staff safe during the pandemic.
Higher Education Institution chosen to lead on “University for Dudley” development
Plans for a ‘university park’ have moved a step closer with the appointment of a Higher Education Institution to drive forward a multi-million pound development.
National Brownfield Institute planning application submitted
The building of a new £17.5million National Brownfield Institute (NBI) in Wolverhampton has today (Monday) moved a step closer after a planning application was submitted for it on the University of Wolverhampton’s Springfield Campus.
Campaign launched to recharge high streets and businesses in the West Midlands
A new campaign to support businesses that are safely open for business in the West Midlands launches today. #WMOpen4Biz is being run by the WMCA and is backed by the region’s trade and industry leaders, to encourage shoppers and residents to safely return to town and city centres.
Major housing transformation underway at derelict Walsall factory site
Work has officially started on transforming the site of a derelict Black Country steelworks into a new 252-home community.