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Free energy crisis webinar

The Black Country Chamber of Commerce is hosting a free webinar to help businesses understand and navigate the energy crisis.

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BCBF event: Towns Fund – bringing regeneration opportunities to Sandwell

Sandwell Council via Think Sandwell will be hosting four events at this year’s Black Country Business Festival.

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Help shape developments across Sandwell: have your say on major housing plans

A consultation on the latest phase of the Black Country Plan has been launched. People across the borough can now have their say on major housing plans to help shape developments in the Black Country for the next two decades.

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You are remarkable!

Google Digital Garage will be running empowerment workshops as part of #IamRemarkable Week 2021.

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Think Sandwell at the Black Country Business Festival

Sandwell Council via Think Sandwell will be hosting four free online events at this year’s Black Country Business Festival in October.

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Sandwell business features in national government social media

Tipton-based KMB Shipping, recently worked with national government to produce a video about trading with the EU.

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Find out about the 5G future of transport and manufacturing

5G technology is about to unlock exciting step changes in the transport and manufacturing sectors. This is why 5PRING and WM5G are hosting a two-day information event. The event, which runs online from 9am to 5pm on Wednesday 8 and Thursday 9 September, is aimed at start ups and SMEs, firms in the manufacturing, transport […]

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Tipton industrial units in demand

Two industrial buildings in Tipton have been acquired by The Pallet Company after winning a bidding war with other potential buyers. Interest in industrial sites in Sandwell remains high as demand has outstripped supply over the past few years.

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Covid-19 is still here: Sandwell employers continue to take steps to keep their workforce safe

Restrictions may have eased but Covid-19 is still with us and good employers are continuing to take steps to keep their workforces safe. Sandwell company CMT Engineering Ltd has laid out its Covid measures that it will be continuing with despite the recent lifting of certain restrictions.

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Sandwell Council’s social value initiative building bridges in the community

Sandwell Council’s social value initiative has brought together Bridge Construction Ltd with the Dorothy Parkes Centre. The construction company stepped in to help develop a community allotment in Smethwick.

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