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Work starts on new School of Architecture
17/07/2018
Preparatory work has started on the University of Wolverhampton’s School of Architecture and the Built Environment at the £100m Springfield Campus.
Mayors welcome deal for knowledge sharing between West Midlands and London
17/07/2018
Lessons learned from major incidents and ways of limiting disruption to large-scale transport projects are to be shared between the West Midlands and London.
Black Country announced as ‘Careers Hub’  to help transform careers education
12/07/2018
The Black Country is to become one of 20 Careers Hubs around England to help transform careers education for young people.
Vote for BIDsmarter – nominated in “Best Consultancy initiative” at Construction Enquirer Awards 2018
12/07/2018
We’re pleased to announce that a joint entry by Midland Metro Alliance, in partnership with West Midlands Combined Authority and the Black Country Growth Hub, has been nominated for a coveted 2018 Construction Enquirer Award for our collaborative work aligned to BIDsmarter.
Stars will be out for new city centre market launch
11/07/2018
The stars will gather on Saturday, July 21 to officially open Wolverhampton’s new city centre market.
West Midlands launches ambitious pilot to get young people into work
11/07/2018
A new approach to reducing youth unemployment in the West Midlands has been launched at Downing Street today.
Talking Automation - Changes for the Better
09/07/2018
Understanding Industry 4.0 and the benefits of digital manufacturing.
Images show how Queen St. shops can be restored to past glory
09/07/2018
New artist’s impressions have been created to show how shop frontages in City of Wolverhampton’s historic Queen Street would look if restored to their former glory.
Rail plans could bring 6 million extra passengers a year & boost region’s economy by £649m
09/07/2018
A 20-year strategy to create a ‘Midlands Rail Hub’ was unveiled in a report today by the Sub-national transport body Midlands Connect.
Record numbers attend Wolverhampton Festival of Food & Drink
09/07/2018
City of Wolverhampton’s Festival of Food and Drink at the weekend saw record attendance over the two days – up by almost 7,000 on last’s year inaugural event.
Major city junction to be improved for pedestrians
09/07/2018
City of Wolverhampton Council has started works to improve pedestrian safety at a major city junction.
Learn More About Becoming a Councillor
05/07/2018
Community-minded people interested in becoming local councillors in the City of Wolverhampton can learn what the role involves at information sessions organised by the council.
£8.4m funding to launch Thrive Into Work in the West Midlands
05/07/2018
Government minister Sarah Newton MP has announced up to £8.4 million funding to West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) for a trial aiming to help people with long-term physical and mental health conditions into work.
HVM City shortlisted as a finalist for National Construction Excellence Awards 2018
05/07/2018
Black Country Growth Hub is proud to announce that HVM City – Opportunity Gateway, has been shortlisted as a finalist at the national construction awards.
Invitation to Tender for Marketing and Communications support for the West Midlands Combined Universities
05/07/2018
Tender for Marketing and Communications support for the West Midlands Combined Universities
Major milestone reached for Wolverhampton City Centre Metro Extension
04/07/2018
A major milestone has been reached on the Wolverhampton City Centre Extension with the laying of the first pieces of tram track in Pipers Row.