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Smethwick’s MiGlass makes trophies for Sandwell awards

MiGlass supported the Sandwell Children’s Trust by supplying trophies for an awards event.

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Cooking up manufacturing jobs #MadeInSandwell

Next time you pop out for chips, you’re likely to be served from a fryer made by this week’s #MadeinSandwell Monday star, Hewigo.

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Save your local: get support to run a community pub in Sandwell

Plunkett Foundation – the UK charity dedicated to helping communities save their pubs, shops and services through community ownership – is calling for local groups to step forward to help fight the closure of some of the West Midlands’ iconic pubs.

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The return of face coverings: advice for Sandwell shops and businesses

For everyone’s safety in regards to Covid-19, members of the public – and staff in public-facing areas – are required to wear face coverings in certain settings again. We’ve got everything you need to know.

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Industrial Decarbonisation Programme launched by LEP

The Black Country LEP has launched the Black Country Industrial Decarbonisation Programme, which aims to help build a cost-efficient energy infrastructure across the region. 

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Win more work in Sandwell: three steps to take now

We’ve shared three simple steps you can take now to put your Sandwell business in a stronger position to secure contracts with Sandwell Council and other big buyers in our borough.

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New home for Tipton firm

Tipton-based cable management specialist Direct Channel Support Systems has acquired new premises in Great Bridge, adding to its existing presence.

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Free workplace wellbeing webinar

There will be a free 45-minute webinar for middle and senior managers who would like to find out more about Thrive at Work.

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Have your say on Wednesbury town centre

Sandwell Council is inviting businesses and residents in Wednesbury to give their views on proposals to revitalise the town centre’s historic conservation area. Make your thoughts known by Tuesday 30 November.

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You’re invited to … Sandwell Council’s Baggies Business Breakfast

Calling all Sandwell businesses, big and small! Sandwell Council is hosting an early morning breakfast event at West Bromwich Albion Football Club on Tuesday 30 November. Come along, eat breakfast, network, and let’s talk ‘opportunity in Sandwell’.

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