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Business Restart Grants applications open April 1
Applications to the Government’s Business Restart Grants scheme will go live to City of Wolverhampton businesses on Thursday (April 1).
University receives national recognition for regeneration and public and community role
The University of Wolverhampton is one of the top institutions in the country for local regeneration and engaging with the public and community, according to new data released today.
MEIF invests £100 million into Midlands’ businesses
£100 million has been invested in the region’s small businesses through the Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF).
The Redundancy Support Service for Apprentices
If you’re an employer who would like to recruit a redundant apprentice, you may be eligible for the incentive payment for hiring a new apprentice.
Sandland invests in Apprentices
Ladder for the Black Country
Reopening businesses reminded to check water systems
Businesses planning to reopen in the City of Wolverhampton from April 12 are being reminded to check the maintenance of their premises, including the safety of water systems to prevent Legionella risks.
Grants for city charities, community and voluntary groups
City of Wolverhampton Council is urging eligible charities, community and voluntary groups in the city to apply for free business grants.
£1million in grants paid to eligible taxi and private hire drivers
More than £1million in business support grants have been paid to eligible Wolverhampton taxi and private hire drivers since the scheme went live at the end of last month.
Partners Launch Wolverhampton Pound With Vow to Spend Local
Major public sector organisations in Wolverhampton have joined forces to launch the ‘Wolverhampton Pound’ and pledged to keep more of their £834 million collective spending power within the city.
Work set to start on Black Country railway stations after funding confirmed
Works to pave the way for £55 million construction of two Black County Railway Stations will begin this Spring following the final approval of Government funding.
Thousands of disabled people across the region ‘hidden’ during pandemic
West Midlands Combined Authority and Midland Mencap believe many aren’t speaking up about how Covid has impacted their lives
Global giant AEG Presents to operate Civic Halls
City of Wolverhampton Council has landed one of the world’s leading venue operators and concert promoters to run the city’s iconic Civic Halls.
WMCA helps local people start a new career as police officers
Two schemes set up by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) are helping local people start a new career as police officers.
Two derelict Black Country industrial sites to be transformed into hundreds of new homes
Two more derelict industrial sites in the Black Country are to be transformed to provide vital new homes for local people following multi-million-pound investment deals by the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA).
Partnership working for a welcoming Wednesfield
A revamped market, new seating areas, cycle racks and feature artwork have been introduced in Wednesfield under a community-led approach to boosting the look of the village.
Green light for region’s ambitious net zero carbon plan with funding for new capital projects
An ambitious plan to put the West Midlands on track for net zero by 2041 was given the green light. The West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) board has agreed to back the first Five-Year Plan with investment of over £5million