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Calling Sandwell businesses: help us to make Think Sandwell the best it can be

We’re carrying out important research to help shape the future of Think Sandwell, this website, and Sandwell Council’s services to businesses. We’d love you, our Sandwell business community, to tell us how we can best support you. Complete this short survey and be in with the chance of winning a £50 voucher.

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M6 Junction 10: Full weekend closure Friday 20 – Monday 23 May

The old north bridge at Junction 10 of the M6 will be demolished over the weekend of Friday 20 May to Monday 23 May. The carriageway will be closed in both directions at Junction 10 and the north entry slip road will be closed at Junction 9 for the whole weekend.

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History to be #MadeInSandwell when the Queen’s Baton Relay visits the borough

The Birmingham 2022 Queen’s Baton Relay will visit Sandwell on Monday 25 July during its final journey through England this summer. A busy schedule of activities and events are planned for the day across the borough.

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Black Country Chamber Business Awards are back!

The Black Country Chamber Business Awards are back again this year to celebrate the achievements of the region’s business community. Over 500 attendees will be welcomed in person at an event at Wolverhampton Racecourse on Friday 16 September.

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Congratulations to Rotala on acquiring another bus operator

Sandwell-headquartered bus and coach operator Rotala has acquired an operator of commercial and contracted bus services in Warwickshire and the southern West Midlands.

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New from Think Sandwell!

To keep pace with our ever-changing world, the Think Sandwell team has created three new web pages to help Sandwell businesses become the best they can be.

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Celebrate everything #MadeInSmethwick

This summer, find out more about Smethwick’s fascinating heritage at a festival of free, family-friendly events.

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M6 closure – severe delays expected

National Highways will be closing the M6 motorway in both directions from 8pm on Friday 6 May to 6am on Monday 9 May.

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Sandwell Council to shine a light on the borough’s rich and diverse culture

Sandwell Council will shine a light on the borough’s rich and diverse culture in the build-up to and during the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games. Its Shine a Light festival will showcase the best of Sandwell’s arts, sports and culture.

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The Voice of Sandwell: creative commission opportunity

Sandwell Cultural Education Partnership is looking to commission a creative person or collective living in or well connected to the borough for a piece of work which captures and embodies the voice of Sandwell.

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