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Wolves at Work programme smashes major targets
‘Wolves at Work’ is celebrating hitting major targets well ahead of schedule.
Plans to breathe new life into town centres
Plans to transform and revitalise town centres across the West Midlands have been unveiled today (Thursday, October 25). The pioneering project from the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) and local councils will initially target five town centres.
Historic Niphon Works project delivers for apprentices
A historic factory that helped put Wolverhampton on the industrial map is delivering construction apprenticeship opportunities for city residents as it is transformed into homes.
Venues Plan for 2022 Commonwealth Games Confirms Sporting Showcase for Birmingham and the West Midlands
The Sport and Venue Programme for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games was confirmed and celebrated today, Friday 19 October
Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme
Full fibre broadband connections offer the fastest and most reliable speeds available and in March 2018 a £67 million Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme was announced
Hundreds of empty private properties brought back into use
Hundreds of privately-owned properties in the City of Wolverhampton that stood empty for years have been transformed into family homes thanks to the efforts of City of Wolverhampton Council.
Consultation launched over 30 year Rail Investment Strategy
A draft strategy to revolutionise rail services across the West Midlands over the next three decades has been unveiled.
Consultation Launched on Cuts Plan
City of Wolverhampton Council is inviting residents to have their say on its plans to tackle “the most challenging financial situation it has ever faced”.
Energy Capital Conference to take place in Birmingham
The Energy Capital conference will take place on Tuesday 27 November at IET Birmingham from 9am – 430pm.
Milestone hit in bid for Learning City Award status
City of Wolverhampton has hit a major milestone in a bid to become an international learning region.
Midland Metro Alliance recognised locally and nationally at events celebrating outstanding partnership working
The Midland Metro Alliance won two awards at prestigious events held in London and the West Midlands on Wednesday 10 October.
Contractor announced for School of Architecture on £100m Springfield site
The University of Wolverhampton has appointed a main build contractor for its new School of Architecture and the Built Environment at its £100m Springfield Campus.
The Black Country Careers Enterprise Advisers  celebrate another year of success
The Careers Enterprise Team at the Black Country LEP hosted an Anniversary Celebration event at Black Country Living Museum yesterday, 11 October.
Business urged to have their say and help shape a West Midlands economy fit for the future
Businesses and other key sectors across the West Midlands were today (Friday October 12) invited to have their say on how to build on recent success and ensure a regional economy fit for the future.
Elite centres launched to boost manufacturing revival
The new £12.5 million Black Country Elite Centre for Manufacturing Skills (ECMS) has officially been launched by journalist and television presenter, Steph McGovern, marking a significant investment in the future of high-value manufacturing in the region.
New workers in place to help tackle homelessness
City of Wolverhampton Council and partners have successfully put in place three new workers to help tackle homelessness in the city.