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Stand out young champions 2021-22
Recruiting 18-29 from the West Midlands
Digital expert appointed to help Black Country businesses embrace digital tech as part of Made Smarter
Digital technology specialists have been appointed across the West Midlands to boost productivity and growth as part of the £1.9 million Made Smarter programme.
WMCA announces another landmark multi-million-pound investment to transform three more brownfield sites for new homes and jobs
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) has confirmed a multi-million-pound investment package to kickstart the development of nearly 400 homes and new commercial premises at three derelict sites, supporting hundreds of jobs
Support on offer for West Midlands future entrepreneurs
The region’s entrepreneurs of the future are being encouraged to apply for a place on a programme to take their fledgling business to the next level.
Regeneration of former bread factory site continues with more than 50 homes now built
The 50th new home has now been completed on the once derelict site of the former Harvestime Bakery in Walsall with construction continuing despite the pandemic.
Full works starting on first new Heath Town estate council homes in over 50 years
Full works are set to start this month on building the first new council homes on the Heath Town estate since it was officially opened by HRH Princess Margaret in 1969.
WMCA holds roadshow for residents to find out about apprenticeship opportunities in the region
The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is hosting an online Apprenticeship Roadshow on Tuesday 17 August.
Award finalists: Council earns prestigious nominations for local government services
City of Wolverhampton Council boasts several prestigious nominations as finalists in the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) Service Awards 2021, for its outstanding work serving residents across the city.
Mayor launches Great Clean Up campaign to get region looking its best for Commonwealth Games
West Midlands residents are being asked to roll up their sleeves and rid the region of litter ahead of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.
Leader insists its brownfield first with public consultation to start on major housing plan
The City of Wolverhampton Council Leader has reiterated his brownfield development first message ahead of public consultation on the future of housing plans in the region starting on Monday.
There are still jobs out there, says apprentice who is benefiting from WMCA partnership with large employer
As thousands of teenagers across the West Midlands await their GCSE and A-level results this week, a Birmingham apprentice is urging other young people to think about starting an apprenticeship.
“Bridge the Gap, Start a Chat” has been launched by the Mental Health and Productivity Pilot
A new campaign created by employers for employers to boost mental health and productivity by encouraging open conversations in workplaces in the West Midlands has been officially launched.
Mayor goes out with Street Team to show young people how the WMCA can help with their career options
The Mayor of the West Midlands has been out and about talking to young people in Wolverhampton as part of a drive to showcase new career opportunities.
MEIF West Midlands Maven Debt Finance backs Dudley based bespoke furniture manufacturer with £500,000 funding package
Based in Dudley, ACL is a furniture manufacturer which specialises in the design and production of bespoke fabric and leather sofas and chairs
Construction complete on Wolverhampton’s i9 development
Construction of Wolverhampton’s eye-catching modern office development i9 has been completed
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