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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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Birmingham 2022 celebrations #MadeInSandwell

Birmingham 2022 celebrations in Sandwell! This week #MadeInSandwell Monday is celebrating the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games Festival, which will be hosted at Sandwell Valley show ground.

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Could your business help someone restart?

Work with Sandwell Council’s employment team to help local people back into employment.

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Young entrepreneurs get into SHAPE

Anyone aged 16 to 30 can register for a free stall to showcase their budding business idea and sell their goods.

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BCCC Start-Up Club: Press and PR workshop

The Black Country Chamber of Commerce (BCCC) Start-Up Business Club offers its members ongoing business support including specially-designed masterclasses tailored to addressing the specific needs of start-ups.

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A gem of a venue #MadeInSandwell: relaunch of Sandwell Valley Visitor Centre

This #MadeInSandwell Monday we’re celebrating the relaunch of the Sandwell Valley Visitor Centre (formerly Sandwell Park Farm) and Forge Mill Farm.

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Turnover is sky high at Sandwell scaffolding supplier

Congratulations to Sandwell scaffolding supplier Generation (UK) for an increase in turnover in the last financial year. Its pre-tax profits also climbed, going from £6.6m to £13.3m over the same period.

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Electric vehicle charging innovation showcase event

Innovate UK KTN is holding an event showcasing innovative electric vehicle (EV) charging solutions to help address the challenges faced in rolling out infrastructure, particularly in congested urban areas, as well as providing information on future market opportunities in the EV infrastructure space.

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West Midlands Ambulance Station project brings social value to our borough

The new West Midlands Ambulance Station development is well underway in Oldbury. Not only will this be the largest ambulance hub of its kind in the country, its build has brought social value to our region.

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Funding to help Sandwell SMEs reach international markets

Funding is available to Sandwell SMEs looking to increase their sales in international markets. The Midlands Internationalisation Fund is available to small businesses with high international growth potential and those with a product or service suitable for export.

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