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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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Stop the spread: spot checks and reporting Covid-19

For all Sandwell businesses: if you have two or more cases of Covid-19 in your workplace you must contact the Public Health team at Sandwell Council.

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Think Sandwell assists construction company to recruit new apprentices

After working closely with our employment advisor, Midlands construction business Interclass welcomed two new apprentices last month.

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Oldbury welcomes historic firm

Lodge Cottrell, the world’s oldest air pollution control company, has consolidated its operations onto one large Oldbury site.

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Looking to start up or scale up? This event could be for you

The Black Country Chamber Start-Up Business Club (SUBC) and Start Up Dudley are hosting an event on Wednesday 6 October for businesses within two years of trading or for anyone in the early stages of thinking of becoming self-employed.

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Digital donations that are #MadeInSandwell

Celebrating the Sandwell Digital Donation initiative, aimed at redistributing unwanted equipment and narrowing the digital divide.

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Oldbury group opens up learning opportunities

Every year the BCTG Group helps over 10,000 young people and adults develop their skills and knowledge.

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Do you know your Green Claims Code?

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has published a Green Claims Code, to help businesses avoid making illegal and misleading environmental claims.

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Two worlds come together at a creative and business event

Creative Black Country is hosting an online event to bring together two local sectors to the benefit of both. The aim of the event is to explore how better communication and partnerships could offer mutual benefits to the creative and business sectors across the region.

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Sandwell businesses can now pay business rates by direct debit

Are you busy running a business in Sandwell? If running your business leaves you pushed for time, you can now save a little by paying your business rates by direct debit.

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