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Council sets up new business phone line as grants go live
City of Wolverhampton council has set up a new dedicated phone line to provide business support during the coronavirus outbreak.
Millions for Dudley businesses in rapid support
More than £40million is being offered up to Dudley borough businesses as part of a package of relief during the coronavirus.
Emergency funding opportunities for cultural sector
City of Wolverhampton Council is urging organisations and individuals in the cultural sector to apply for emergency funding available from Arts Council England.
Council to Feed City’s Most Vulnerable in Coronavirus Emergency
City of Wolverhampton Council will start delivering food parcels to its most vulnerable residents.
Sandwell Council is here to help the homeless
Sandwell Council is doing everything it can to help the homeless during the coronavirus outbreak.
Sandwell pulls together to respond to Covid-19 emergency
Thousands of staff across Sandwell Council are pulling together to help the most vulnerable people in the borough while working to keep critical services running.
Stay at home - and save lives
Health, council and police bosses have joined forces in the fight against coronavirus – and issued a joint plea today urging borough residents to stay at home and save lives.
Public thanked for 86% drop in bus, train and tram journeys following coronavirus outbreak
Daily public transport journeys in the West Midlands have fallen by 86% since the coronavirus outbreak started.
Call for businesses to donate PPE for carers and other Sandwell Council services
Businesses are being urged to donate spare personal protective equipment (PPE) for Sandwell Council staff.
WMCA launches online community and learning support for local people during Covid-19 outbreak
Help is at hand for West Midlands residents seeking support from their local communities or wanting to learn new skills during the Covid-19 outbreak.
Dedicated website launched to help businesses through Covid-19 crisis
A dedicated website providing the latest information for West Midlands businesses hit by the Covid-19 crisis was launched today (Wednesday March 25) by the West Midlands Combined Authority.
£3million to give council tax relief
Some Dudley residents could soon benefit from council tax relief after a £3million slice of national funding was allocated to Dudley Council.
Black Country launch Digital Skills Plan
The Digital Skills Plan outlines the ambitions that the Black Country has in the digital economy.
Council informs businesses how to confirm grants eligibility
City of Wolverhampton Council will start sending letters and emails from tomorrow (Friday) to the thousands of city businesses eligible to receive grants from the Government's Small Business Grant Fund and Retail, Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund.
Mayor shares rainbow drawing
The Mayor of Dudley is inviting families and individuals from across Dudley borough to share their rainbow creations on social media as a symbol of hope and unity during the coronavirus outbreak.
Council support for vulnerable residents – and how people and businesses can volunteer and help
Sandwell Council staff are mobilising to help deliver support and assistance to vulnerable people hit hardest by the coronavirus pandemic.