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Mosaic artist Caroline Jariwala at home in Bearwood

Mosaics #madeinsandwell brighten up the world

22/06/2020

Today’s #madeinsandwell Monday spotlight is on Caroline Jariwala, the acclaimed international artist behind Mango Mosaics in Bearwood. We caught up with Caroline and found out what she created in lockdown . . .


West Midlands screen sector secures £2m investment

19/06/2020

Create Central has been awarded £2m funding to help boost the film, TV and games sector in the West Midlands.


Sandwell passes £50 million mark in “lifeline” business grants paid

17/06/2020

The latest figures published by the Government show Sandwell is in the top 40 nationally – 39th out of 314 councils – for the total number of grants paid to businesses.


Fighting Covid-19 in Sandwell with MiGlass

17/06/2020

A Sandwell specialist glass manufacturer is helping in the battle against Covid-19 by producing social distancing screens for retailers across the UK and Europe.


Tipton twosome celebrate #madeinsandwell success

15/06/2020

The success of Tipton’s AK Valves is particularly impressive as the company has only been trading since January 2019.


Supermarket with woman shopper wearing mask

Shops reopening: Sandwell Council is supporting shoppers and businesses to stay safe

12/06/2020

The government has announced that more shops can open from Monday (15 June) and Sandwell Council is putting together a package of guidance and support to help local businesses and shoppers stay safe.


Sandwell manufacturer positive about the future with Aim for Gold funding boost

12/06/2020

A Sandwell pipe-forming manufacturer has received a £10,500 investment boost to help finance new machinery and capitalise on emerging market development opportunities.


Black Country anticipating busy October Business Festival as events sail in

10/06/2020

The new Black Country Business Festival (BCBF) dates of Monday 5 to Thursday 15 October are proving to be popular with Black Country businesses, with the fortnight filling up with new and existing events.


Black Lives Matter

Unity against racism: #BlackLivesMatter

08/06/2020

Councillor Jackie Taylor has led tributes from Sandwell councillors in support of the Black Lives Matter movement against racism – and Think Sandwell adds its voice to call for an end to social, structural and institutional racism.


With the current crisis, the way businesses communicate has changed #madeinsandwell

08/06/2020

Learn how Sandwell telecoms provider @Midshire is providing remote working solutions across the UK
Read more in this week’s #madeinsandwell


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