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Tue, 29 Sep 2020 08:53:10 +0000
The road cycling time trial at the 2022 Commonwealth Games will start and finish in Wolverhampton, it has been announced.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 08:32:31 +0000
Hundreds of new fashion pieces bearing top designer labels are set to go under the hammer to help raise funds for Cannock-based charity Newlife.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:56:19 +0000
Community leaders are calling for help to get drivers to curb their speed on a Stone school route.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:52:13 +0000
A social landlord has been asked to reconsider plans to knock down garage blocks in Stafford and build bungalows on the site because of concerns residents will lose parking space.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:48:27 +0000
Greggs in talks to cut staff hours to...
The update came as Greggs said sales have picked up over the past month after being impacted by store closures during lockdown.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:48:23 +0000
New rapid antigen test: Key questions...
The World Health Organisation has hailed the rapid-diagnostic tests as “good news” in the global fight against the coronavirus pandemic.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:48:18 +0000
How many coronavirus deaths in my area?
See the latest figures for coronavirus cases and deaths in your area.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:38:15 +0000
University chiefs have vowed to keep going despite a rise in coronavirus cases across the West Midlands – and have said students shouldn’t be kept away from their families this Christmas.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 07:27:13 +0000
Pendragon takes hit from Covid restrictions
Car dealership Pendragon lost £31 million in the first half of the year as it battled Covid-19 lockdown restrictions.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 06:00:00 +0000
Up to 25 new jobs could be created at a Black Country engineering solutions provider after it finalised the creation of its new regional centre of excellence in West Bromwich.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:59:00 +0000
A Wolverhampton-based engineering firm has plans to boost its infrastructure and create more jobs with a £1.5 million site expansion, supported by a £350,000 funding package from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:03:00 +0000

More than 17,000 people across the West Midlands have offered to be part of the world’s first phase three study to test the effectiveness of a potential Covid-19 vaccine.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:00:01 +0000
Double, double, toil and trouble - Halloween is here.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:00:01 +0000
School's fun run raises £400 for charity
A Black Country's school fun run raised more than £400 for charity - with a local MP winning the 5km event.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:00:01 +0000
28,000 hours leave unclaimed by police
Police officers in Staffordshire are among the worst offending in the country when it comes to using annual leave, new figures have shown.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:00:01 +0000
Shortage of affordable homes
A council leader has warned demand for affordable housing is "outstripping supply" in the Black Country - with thousands of people left waiting for cheaper homes.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:00:00 +0000
At first, it was hospitality.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:00:00 +0000
Regular pop-up street food stalls are being held at a popular pub.

Tue, 29 Sep 2020 05:00:00 +0000
A Staffordshire artist with an unusual technique has produced two new and very different pieces.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 18:50:09 +0000
Call to make online tuition default f...
Thousands of students are self-isolating following a surge in cases at universities including Glasgow, Manchester Metropolitan and Edinburgh Napier.