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Black Country Construction firm is first to win a lucrative contract through the HVM business procurement tool
08/02/2018
An Oldbury based construction firm is celebrating after winning a prestigious conservation contract as part of the preparatory work for the UK’s High Speed Two Railway.
Billions of pounds of Midlands investment opportunities to be unveiled at MIPIM 2018
08/02/2018
The Midlands area will come together to showcase investment opportunities worth almost £10 billion at this year’s global property and real estate show MIPIM (13th-16th March, Cannes, France).
3,000 employees in the Black Country benefit from free skills training
06/02/2018
Over 3,000 employees in the Black Country have benefited from free skills training in the last year through a programme to support SMEs raise their productivity and boost business growth.
New plans for Springfield Campus
01/02/2018
New plans have been submitted by the University of Wolverhampton for its School of Architecture and the Built Environment at its £100m Springfield Campus development.
Mental Health Superstar shines at awards
31/01/2018
A Wolverhampton community worker tonight carried off the top award at the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) Thrive Mental Health Commission Awards.
Support package for those hit by Carillion supply chain job losses
19/01/2018
Local training providers – working as part of the city’s Carillion taskforce – have developed a package of support for staff at risk of redundancy in supply chain businesses affected by the Wolverhampton-based company’s liquidation.
Henry Boot Developments identified as preferred developer for ‘Phoenix 10’
17/01/2018
Walsall Council and Homes England have announced that Henry Boot Developments Ltd (HBD) have been identified as the preferred development partner for ‘Phoenix 10’, a major 44 acre industrial site located between junctions 9 and 10 of the M6, Walsall.
Taskforce launches helpline to support local businesses hit by Carillion collapse
16/01/2018
Following yesterday’s announcement that City of Wolverhampton-based company Carillion is going into liquidation, a new helpline has been set up today to support local businesses affected.
Carillion taskforce group sets out early actions
15/01/2018
Following the announcement this morning of Wolverhampton-based company Carillion going into liquidation, City of Wolverhampton Council convened an emergency cross-agency meeting.
Bilston Urban Village housing public consultation event
11/01/2018
City of Wolverhampton Council’s preferred developer for housing at Bilston Urban Village is holding a pre-planning public consultation event next week.
Westside developer Urban&Civic receives planning permission
10/01/2018
City of Wolverhampton’s £55 million Westside scheme today (Wednesday) reached a major milestone.
Property developers, Ion showcase plans for i9 to Wolverhampton
09/01/2018
Leading property developer, Ion, has announced a public consultation event on Thursday, 18th January to showcase the plans for the eye-catching i9 modern office development proposed for Railway Drive.
Holly Hall pupils put through their paces  at Burton Road Community Fire Station
09/01/2018
Throughout November and December, Key Stage 4 pupils from Holly Hall Academy changed their classroom for Burton Road Community Fire Station for a series of weekly workshops geared around skills development.
West Midlands Combined Authority unveils proposed budget and mayoral precept for 2018/19
05/01/2018
West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has unveiled its draft budget for 2018/19.
Lighting up the City project already making an impact
05/01/2018
Visitors to Wolverhampton city centre will now see streets, public features and open spaces brought to life by new LED lighting throughout the year.
First floor gallery improvement works to start next week
05/01/2018
Work will start next week on Wolverhampton Art Gallery’s improvements programme.