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Black Country LEP Annual Conference 2019
The Black Country Local Enterprise Partnership Annual Conference for 2019 will take place on Thursday 21st March.
City gallery’s Pop Art collection to go back on display
Pick of the Pops is a new exhibition that showcases an iconic collection owned by City of Wolverhampton Council.
Chief Executive confirmed for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee
Ian Reid has been confirmed as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Organising Committee (OC), the team organising the largest event ever to be staged in the West Midlands.
Turning West Midlands green for Blue Monday
West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is rallying the region to turn #BlueMondayGreen next week with the launch of the This is Me West Midlands campaign.
Business open evening at Himley Hall this February
Dudley Council will continue to change the way it works with local businesses when it rolls out its biggest business open evening to date.
Have your say on city’s new Strategic Economic Plan
City of Wolverhampton residents and businesses are being invited to have their say on the city’s Strategic Economic Plan.
City group making a difference to rough sleepers
Latest figures show City of Wolverhampton rough sleepers’ operational group is making an impact in getting people off the streets – but it recognises more needs to be done.
New powers to tackle anti-social behaviour on the buses
A plan to use new powers for tackling anti-social behaviour on buses in the West Midlands, will be considered by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) next Friday (January 11).
Good news for people in Wolverhampton: More free training courses coming in 2019!
Think Employment are going to offer more one-week training courses in 2019 that boost people’s chances of finding work.
Wolverhampton businesses reach £1 million in sales on eBay programme
Online marketplace eBay today announced that businesses on its Retail Revival programme, a partnership with the City of Wolverhampton to help small retailers online, have reached £1 million in sales in just three months.
Variety of talks and readings part of Literature Festival
Wolverhampton Literature Festival in February (Friday 1 to Sunday 3) has a host of talks and readings across the city centre to enjoy.
Work starts on new council homes development
Work has started on the development of 44 new affordable council homes in Heath Town. City of Wolverhampton Council has contracted energy and regeneration specialist ENGIE to build a mixture of properties on land off Burton Crescent
 New Snow Hill Station entrance will give passengers direct link between trains and trams
Passengers using Birmingham’s Snow Hill Station are to get a new entrance so they can switch seamlessly between local rail and tram services. An image of how the new eastern entrance will look was released today.
British Business Bank appoints UK Network Senior Manager for the West Midlands
The British Business Bank has appointed Ryan Cartwright to a new position as Senior Manager, UK Network for the West Midlands.
Victorian Christmas Market visitor figures double
City of Wolverhampton’s Victorian Christmas Market at the weekend saw visitor figures double on last year to more than 30,000.
WV Living site earns Garden City status
City of Wolverhampton developer WV Living has seen one of its first sites earn Black Country Garden City status.