31 articles found

First glimpse of how Dudley’s new bus and tram interchange could look
30/11/2018
This is the first glimpse of how Dudley’s new multi-million pound bus and tram interchange could look.
Plans for More than 400 Homes Given Green Light
30/11/2018
Walsall’s biggest ever regeneration scheme is one step nearer to completion after plans for hundreds of new homes were given the green light by council bosses.
Building first phase starts on new city railway station
29/11/2018
Work has today (Thursday) started on putting in place the foundations for the first section of the new Wolverhampton Railway Station building.
West Midlands leading the way for Energy Capital
29/11/2018
140 delegates from businesses across the West Midlands and beyond joined the West Midlands Combined Authority on 27 November to focus on understanding how business can, with regional and national Government, play a critical role in accelerating the clean energy transition in the UK......
Wolverhampton nominated for Learning City Award
27/11/2018
City of Wolverhampton has been nominated for a UNESCO Learning City Award by the UK National Commission for UNESCO.
The WMCA unlocks 250-home brownfield scheme in Walsall
27/11/2018
More than 250 new homes will be built in Walsall after the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) stepped in to unlock disused land for development.
Mental health stars to step back into the spotlight
23/11/2018
Nominations opened today for the second Thrive Mental Health Commission Awards, taking place in January.
Stop, look and listen as West Midlands Metro and Midland Metro Alliance release safety video to mark Road Safety Week 2018
23/11/2018
Children from across the West Midlands have been learning more about road safety and keeping safe around construction sites through a new video released by the Midland Metro Alliance and West Midlands Metro.
New manufacturing centre hosts visit from local MP
23/11/2018
Emma Reynolds, MP for Wolverhampton North East, visited the University of Wolverhampton’s £100 million regeneration project at the former Springfield brewery recently.
Wolves at Work buck trend for women in construction
22/11/2018
Wolves at Work has helped two City of Wolverhampton women buck the trend by landing jobs on construction sites.
Launch of the Midlands Engine Economic Observatory
21/11/2018
A 20-year strategy to create a ‘Midlands Rail Hub’ was unveiled in a report today by the Sub-national transport body Midlands Connect.
The WMCA wins £2.3m for construction training hubs
19/11/2018
Thousands of people across the West Midlands will get access to on-site construction training for infrastructure and housing projects, thanks to a series of new training hubs.
Art gallery to host Hayward Gallery Touring exhibition
19/11/2018
A Hayward Gallery Touring exhbition will open at Wolverhampton Art Gallery next month.
Local businesses encouraged to celebrate the Black Country in the lead up to Christmas
19/11/2018
To celebrate the diversity and strength of business in the Black Country and the success stories we are proud of, we are once again leading a Twitter campaign in the run up to Christmas 2018 to highlight the achievements of Black Country businesses, people and initiatives from the past year.
Black Country Skills Factory celebrates 5 years  success in developing skills
16/11/2018
Set up in 2013, the Black Country Skills Factory is celebrating five years of addressing skills shortages in the five transformational sectors in the Black Country including Advanced Manufacturing, Transport technologies, Construction, Environmental Technologies and Business Services.
Public to have their say on proposed transfer of Police and Crime Commissioner role to Mayor’s office
16/11/2018
The public were today (Friday November 16) invited to have their say on proposals to transfer the role of the region’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) to the office of the Mayor of the West Midlands.