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First look at Sandwell's newest secondary school
30/08/2019
Finishing touches are taking place at West Bromwich Collegiate Academy in readiness for the start of term.
Splashing new Dudley Leisure Centres designs
30/08/2019
Dudley Council is unveiling the latest design visuals for a brand new Dudley Leisure Centre, set to open in 2021.
Catering clothing contract stays in Black Country as council pledges to "buy local"
30/08/2019
A Black Country firm has won the contract to supply Dudley Council’s catering uniforms for the next three years.
New Alliance set up to transform railway stations into community hubs
29/08/2019
High Street retailers and coffee shops could be offered the chance to set up in the region’s railway stations.
Council pilot to bring in more cash
29/08/2019
A pilot scheme has been launched which could see Dudley Council collecting more council tax than ever before – giving vital funding to services.
Firms urged to reduce risk as Brexit deadline looms
28/08/2019
Business leaders across the West Midlands are urging employers to reduce their exposure to risk in the event of a no-deal Brexit.
Bus changes on Broad Street as next phase of construction for Metro to get underway
27/08/2019
Traffic diversions are to be implemented on Broad Street from Monday 2 September as work to extend the West Midlands Metro to Edgbaston enters a new stage.
New Thrive Mental Health Star Award dedicated to memory of inspirational Cariss
27/08/2019
A new trophy has been announced for next year’s Thrive West Midlands Mental Health Star Awards, in memory of Cariss Evans, a posthumous winner at this year’s ceremony in January.
Popular Sandwell park among UK’s ‘Great parks and green spaces’
27/08/2019
Sandwell Valley Country Park had their busiest weekend this year with thousands of people visiting over the Bank Holiday.
Let’s talk about EORI numbers and trading after Brexit…
23/08/2019
National Government has recently announced that the HMRC will allocate more than 88,000 businesses with an Economic Operator Registration and Identification number
Students’ GCSE achievements celebrated in Sandwell
23/08/2019
3,600 students who live or study in Sandwell have had their exam results.
Small businesses get huge apprenticeship boost as more big employers sign up to levy transfer
23/08/2019
Nearly £500,000 has been added to the West Midlands Combined Authority’s unique Apprenticeship Levy Transfer Fund,
Half-price travel is extra bonus for 16 to 18-year-olds
22/08/2019
Young people getting their GCSE results today have been guaranteed an extra bonus – half-price travel on trams, trains and buses.
Sandwell Council launches cashless parking
22/08/2019
Drivers in Sandwell will soon be able to pay to park in council car parks using a cashless parking app.
Sandwell manufacturing group chairman wins lifetime achievement award
21/08/2019
Hadley Group chairman Stewart Towe won the lifetime achievement award at the recent Nachural Summer Business Awards.
WMCA event helps organisations learn more about workplace wellbeing
21/08/2019
More than a dozen organisations came along to a showcase event for West Midlands Combined Authority’s Thrive at Work programme.