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General | 18th June 2018

Join Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's Business Club

Wolverhampton's Grand Theatre is ensuring it is the ideal venue to put your business in the spotlight!

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Join Wolverhampton Grand Theatre's Business Club18/06/2018
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General | 18th June 2018

Just three weeks to get free Festival of Food & Drink tickets

Following the success of last year’s inaugural event, City of Wolverhampton’s second annual Festival of Food and Drink returns in less than three weeks

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Just three weeks to get free Festival of Food & Drink tickets18/06/2018
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General | 12th June 2018

BCRS Business Loans has now delivered over £39 million to local SMEs

BCRS Business Loans, established in 2002, has now lent over £39 million to West Midlands based businesses that are unable to access finance from traditional lenders, as the not-for-profit organisation...

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BCRS Business Loans has now delivered over £39 million to local SMEs12/06/2018
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General | 11th June 2018

Hundreds impress at Careers into Care jobs fair

More than 200 job seekers attended yesterday’s (Thursday) City of Wolverhampton Careers into Care jobs fair at The Way Youth Zone.

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Hundreds impress at Careers into Care jobs fair11/06/2018
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General | 11th June 2018

Midlands and Maryland: Mission Success at Infosecurity Europe

Midlands Cyber (June 11th, 2018) – Midlands Cyber has been successful in coordinating a UK/US exhibition/delegation to Infosecurity Europe 2018, Olympia London June 5-7, 2018.

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Midlands and Maryland: Mission Success at Infosecurity Europe11/06/2018
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General | 4th June 2018

Make connections and learn about potential new business aligned to Sandwell’s flagship regeneration project

West Midlands manufacturers, component suppliers, specialist subcontractors and service providers are being urged to pre-register and sign-up for the chance to attend a series of free networking event...

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Make connections and learn about potential new business aligned to Sandwell’s flagship regeneration project04/06/2018
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General | 4th June 2018

Wolves at Work speeds up construction recruitment

Wolves at Work last Wednesday started a new initiative to recruit City of Wolverhampton residents into construction jobs.

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Wolves at Work speeds up construction recruitment04/06/2018
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General | 22nd May 2018

Work set to begin on £5.2m West Smethwick Park restoration

Work will begin this summer to transform West Smethwick Park as part of a £5.2million project.

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Work set to begin on £5.2m West Smethwick Park restoration22/05/2018
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General | 21st May 2018

Planning approved for i9 city centre office development

Plans to deliver a new eye-catching modern office development at the heart of the City of Wolverhampton Interchange were last week (Friday 18th May) given the green light.

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Planning approved for i9 city centre office development21/05/2018
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General | 15th May 2018

New city centre market to open for business in July

City of Wolverhampton’s new city centre market will open for business on Tuesday, July 17, with an official opening event four days’ later.

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New city centre market to open for business in July15/05/2018
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General | 1st May 2018

Deadline looms for businesses to enter WIRE Awards

Businesses are being urged to get their entries in for the Wolverhampton Independent Retail Excellence (WIRE) Awards 2018 as the closing date for this years’ competition looms.

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Deadline looms for businesses to enter WIRE Awards01/05/2018
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General | 23rd April 2018

Black Country drinks manufacturer lands national listing with Tesco

Wednesbury-based manufacturer of juices and juice drinks, Purity Soft Drinks will soon see a significant boost to their business as Tesco lists two of its popular drinks brands in stores nationwide.

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Black Country drinks manufacturer lands national listing with Tesco23/04/2018
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General | 23rd April 2018

HS2 supply chain opportunities now available via CompeteFor

As HS2 is an official partner of CompeteFor, all HS2 related opportunities posted on CompeteFor are available free of charge to registered users across all UK regions.

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HS2 supply chain opportunities now available via CompeteFor23/04/2018
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General | 10th April 2018

EBC Group announced as lead sponsor of FinditintheBlackCountry's Meet the Buyer event with Midland Metro Alliance

The Halesowen-based IT firm has sponsored the upcoming procurement event which will offer dozens of local firms the chance to work on the Black Country tram extension

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EBC Group announced as lead sponsor of FinditintheBlackCountry's Meet the Buyer event with Midland Metro Alliance10/04/2018
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General | 9th April 2018

One week to go for Black Country businesses to talk supply opportunities on the Midland Metro tram extension

Businesses across the Black Country are being offered the opportunity to work on the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill tram extension at a Midland Metro Alliance procurement event on Tuesday 17 April 2018

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One week to go for Black Country businesses to talk supply opportunities on the Midland Metro tram extension09/04/2018
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General | 26th March 2018

Ton up for AIM programme as FinditintheBlackCountry member benefits

A Bilston company is the 100th business to benefit from City of Wolverhampton Council’s delivery of the EU-backed Black Country AIM (Black Country Advice Investment and Markets) programme.

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Ton up for AIM programme as FinditintheBlackCountry member benefits26/03/2018
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General | 26th March 2018

Get involved in Celebrate Sandwell 2018

Sandwell people and organisations are invited to take part in a special event in June to celebrate and promote local community groups.

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Get involved in Celebrate Sandwell 201826/03/2018
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General | 21st March 2018

£4.9 million broadband boost for City of Wolverhampton

City of Wolverhampton Council has won £4.9 million of government money to help roll out full-fibre broadband infrastructure in the city.

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£4.9 million broadband boost for City of Wolverhampton21/03/2018
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General | 19th March 2018

Supply chain support scoops nomination at West Midlands Constructing Excellence Awards 2018

The Midland Metro Alliance, in partnership with West Midlands Combined Authority and the Black Country Growth Hub, has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Innovation category at next month’s West Mi...

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Supply chain support scoops nomination at West Midlands Constructing Excellence Awards 201819/03/2018
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General | 14th March 2018

Nominations now open for WIRE Awards 2018

Nominations are now open for the second annual Wolverhampton Independent Retail Excellence (WIRE) Awards.

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Nominations now open for WIRE Awards 201814/03/2018
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General | 14th March 2018

Spectacular new images of city commercial district unveiled

Spectacular new images have today (Wednesday) been revealed at MIPIM in Cannes showcasing City of Wolverhampton’s Interchange Commercial District vision.

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Spectacular new images of city commercial district unveiled14/03/2018
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General | 14th March 2018

Major manufacturing Growth Zone plans unveiled at MIPIM

A collection of new high-value manufacturing, business and logistics investment opportunities in the City of Wolverhampton and Staffordshire has been unveiled at MIPIM in Cannes.

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Major manufacturing Growth Zone plans unveiled at MIPIM14/03/2018
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General | 14th March 2018

Plans unveiled to keep major entertainment events in the city

Plans to keep major entertainment events in the City of Wolverhampton that attract thousands of visitors and generate hundreds of thousands of pounds have been announced.

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Plans unveiled to keep major entertainment events in the city14/03/2018
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General | 12th March 2018

New city partnership kicks off National Apprenticeship Week

City of Wolverhampton Council marked the start of National Apprenticeship Week (March 5-9) with a new partnership with Nova Training to boost apprenticeship opportunities in the city.

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New city partnership kicks off National Apprenticeship Week12/03/2018
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General | 12th March 2018

Galliford Try to deliver more than a railway station to the city

The contractor appointed to build City of Wolverhampton’s new railway station has committed to deliver further social and economic benefits to the city.

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Galliford Try to deliver more than a railway station to the city12/03/2018
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General | 12th March 2018

West Midlands to unveil £10 billion prospectus for UK’s new growth capital

The world’s property market is to be handed billions of pounds of opportunities to stake a claim in the UK’s new growth capital and most investable region.

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West Midlands to unveil £10 billion prospectus for UK’s new growth capital12/03/2018
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General | 27th February 2018

Black Country businesses offered chance to work on the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill tram extension with Midland Metro Alliance

Businesses across the Black Country are being offered the opportunity to work on the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill tram extension at a procurement event where they can find out more information.

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Black Country businesses offered chance to work on the Wednesbury to Brierley Hill tram extension with Midland Metro Alliance27/02/2018
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General | 26th February 2018

Midlands UK event programme to showcase investment opportunities on the world stage at MIPIM 2018

A comprehensive event programme for MIPIM 2018 has today been revealed by Midlands UK, the Midlands-wide delegation attending the global property and real estate show in Cannes, France (13th-15th Mar...

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Midlands UK event programme to showcase investment opportunities on the world stage at MIPIM 201826/02/2018
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General | 22nd February 2018

University becomes city welcome signs advertising partner

City of Wolverhampton Council has secured the University of Wolverhampton as an advertising partner to help raise the profile of the city.

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University becomes city welcome signs advertising partner22/02/2018
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General | 21st February 2018

Ambitious i54 Western Extension planning application on way

An award-winning business park which is home to global industry leaders and thousands of skilled employees is preparing for major expansion.

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Ambitious i54 Western Extension planning application on way21/02/2018
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General | 21st February 2018

Planning application submitted for i9 city centre office development

Progress on delivering a new eye-catching modern office development at the heart of the City of Wolverhampton Interchange today (Wednesday) reached a major milestone.

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Planning application submitted for i9 city centre office development21/02/2018
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General | 16th February 2018

3,000 employees in the Black Country benefit from free skills training

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.

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3,000 employees in the Black Country benefit from free skills training16/02/2018
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General | 14th February 2018

Billions of pounds of Midlands investment opportunities to be unveiled at MIPIM 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).

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Billions of pounds of Midlands investment opportunities to be unveiled at MIPIM 201814/02/2018
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General | 1st February 2018

The Midland Metro Alliance: The UK’s biggest tram expansion project

The latest tram extension from Wednesbury to Brierley Hill is on its way and the Midland Metro Alliance is offering dozens of Black Country businesses the chance to get on board with this exciting pro...

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The Midland Metro Alliance: The UK’s biggest tram expansion project01/02/2018
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General | 29th January 2018

WV Living gets planning permission for homes in Wednesfield

WV Living has been granted planning permission for the biggest of its first-phase housing sites.

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WV Living gets planning permission for homes in Wednesfield29/01/2018
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General | 29th January 2018

Landscaping work starts on Bilston Urban Village ‘Garden City’

Work has this week started on landscaping the open areas of Bilston Urban Village.

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Landscaping work starts on Bilston Urban Village ‘Garden City’29/01/2018
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General | 17th January 2018

Taskforce launches helpline to support local businesses hit by Carillion collapse

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.

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Taskforce launches helpline to support local businesses hit by Carillion collapse17/01/2018
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General | 15th January 2018

Dean Miller spearheads Aftercare Response’s drive for new business

FinditintheBlackCountry member, Aftercare Response has made a key appointment as it pursues an ambitious growth strategy which envisages a doubling of turnover in five years.

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Dean Miller spearheads Aftercare Response’s drive for new business15/01/2018
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General | 15th January 2018

East Park Gateway regeneration plans announced

City of Wolverhampton Council is putting plans in place to make major improvements to one of the city’s key gateways.

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East Park Gateway regeneration plans announced15/01/2018
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General | 15th January 2018

Westside developer Urban&Civic receives planning permission

City of Wolverhampton’s £55 million Westside scheme last week reached a major milestone.

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Westside developer Urban&Civic receives planning permission15/01/2018
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General | 11th January 2018

Bilston Urban Village housing public consultation event

City of Wolverhampton Council’s preferred developer for housing at Bilston Urban Village is holding a pre-planning public consultation event next week.

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Bilston Urban Village housing public consultation event11/01/2018
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General | 9th January 2018

Property developers, Ion showcase plans for i9 to Wolverhampton

Leading property developer, Ion, who has been instrumental in helping City of Wolverhampton Council deliver the Interchange masterplan for the city, including the i10 office and the new bus station, h...

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Property developers, Ion showcase plans for i9 to Wolverhampton09/01/2018
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General | 8th January 2018

Drop-in event for businesses and community organisations to get involved in town plans

Local businesses and community organisations in Sandwell are invited to share their ideas and comments about town plans across the borough’s six towns.

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Drop-in event for businesses and community organisations to get involved in town plans08/01/2018
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General | 8th January 2018

Exhibitors can now book their place at this year's city Housing Fair

City of Wolverhampton is holding its second Housing Fair to help get home seekers into great new homes in 2018.

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Exhibitors can now book their place at this year's city Housing Fair08/01/2018
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General | 8th January 2018

Lighting up the City project already making an impact

Visitors to Wolverhampton city centre will now see streets, public features and open spaces brought to life by new LED lighting throughout the year.

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Lighting up the City project already making an impact08/01/2018
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General | 8th January 2018

Funding boost for Springfield Campus city centre connectivity

City of Wolverhampton Council has successfully secured £550,000 to further develop the safer walking and cycling route for students between the city’s transport Interchange and the University of Wolve...

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Funding boost for Springfield Campus city centre connectivity08/01/2018
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General | 18th December 2017

Interchange images unveiled as station works get underway

New artist’s impressions showcasing the future of City of Wolverhampton’s railway station as part of the wider Interchange area have been revealed.

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Interchange images unveiled as station works get underway18/12/2017
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General | 14th December 2017

Successful bidders for new HeadStart services announced

The organisations which will provide a range of new activities for young people and their families through the pioneering HeadStart Wolverhampton scheme have been announced.

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Successful bidders for new HeadStart services announced14/12/2017
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General | 14th December 2017

Dudley Port regeneration plan takes a step forward

Proposals to improve a ‘regeneration corridor’ from Oldbury to Tipton are moving forward after backing from Sandwell Council’s Cabinet.

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Dudley Port regeneration plan takes a step forward14/12/2017
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General | 6th December 2017

West Midlands celebrating construction awards

The West Midlands Celebrating Construction Awards are back for 2018

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West Midlands celebrating construction awards06/12/2017
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