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Lawyers serve up free legal advice at lunch club …

August 16, 2017 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Lawyers serve up free legal advice at lunch club …

The implications of a high profile Supreme Court ruling on Employment Tribunals will be top of the agenda at a free lunch club in Wolverhampton this month. 

Law firm ‘links’ up with new app to enhance client experience…

November 28, 2016 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Law firm ‘links’ up with new app to enhance client experience…
Former Apprentice star Lauren Riley who has devised The Link app which has been adopted by Midlands law firm FBC Manby Bowdler

A Midlands law firm has become one of the first in the region to sign up to a new app that aims to revolutionise its interaction with clients.
FBC Manby Bowdler has rolled out The Link …

FBC Manby Bowdler makes the grade in prestigious legal guide…

November 18, 2016 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on FBC Manby Bowdler makes the grade in prestigious legal guide…
FBC Manby Bowdler’s Guy Birkett

Five departments and seven lawyers at FBC Manby Bowdler have been featured in the latest edition of a prestigious independent legal guide to the country’s best operators.

Chambers & Partners, which identifies and ranks the most …

IDE teams up with the University of Wolverhampton to launch first ever demolition degree…

November 4, 2016 – 6:45 am | Comments Off on IDE teams up with the University of Wolverhampton to launch first ever demolition degree…

An agreement has been reached that will see the UK’s first ever degree course for demolition launched next year.
The Institute for Demolition Engineers (IDE) used its Autumn Seminar to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with …

Wolverhampton seafood manufacturer hits £10 million sales…

September 23, 2016 – 6:47 am | Comments Off on Wolverhampton seafood manufacturer hits £10 million sales…

A string of new retail and wholesale contracts will help a Wolverhampton seafood company break the £10m barrier for the first time in its history.
Star Agro Marine Foods has sealed more than £4m of new …

Businesses challenged to help domestic abuse charity…

September 14, 2016 – 6:03 am | Comments Off on Businesses challenged to help domestic abuse charity…

Black Country businesses are being asked to ‘step out’ in support of a local charity next month and raise awareness of domestic abuse.
The Haven Wolverhampton wants firms to collectively take one million steps during October …

London Midland travel improvement plans…

August 15, 2016 – 6:20 am | Comments Off on London Midland travel improvement plans…
London Midland

Rail passengers are in line for a range of benefits and enhanced services following the signing of a new partnership deal between transport chiefs and train operator London Midland.
Transport for West Midlands and London Midland …

Relocation for growing Wolverhampton craft firm

July 11, 2016 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Relocation for growing Wolverhampton craft firm
Mandy Hopkins and Ricky Watkins of Perfect Tables

Massive growth in DIY wedding decorations and baby christenings has helped a Wolverhampton firm double the size of its operation and head towards its best ever turnover.
Family run suppliers, Perfect Tables, which supplies everything you …

Black Country to build Britain’s biggest ever Garden City to meet unprecedented demand…

March 21, 2016 – 6:40 am | Comments Off on Black Country to build Britain’s biggest ever Garden City to meet unprecedented demand…
Dr Chris Handy OBE

13, March 2016 – Britain’s biggest ever Garden City will be built across some 30 towns near to and within Wolverhampton, in the heart of the Black Country, the region has announced today.

Food for thought as seafood supplier announces sales boost for UK division…

March 2, 2016 – 6:50 am | Comments Off on Food for thought as seafood supplier announces sales boost for UK division…
Star Agro

A global seafood manufacturer has announced over £5.7m of sales, just three years after launching its UK division in Wolverhampton.
Star Agro Marine Foods, which supplies sustainable shrimp and an increasing range of white fish, has …

Hidden Young Carers Exhibition comes to Wolverhampton…

February 12, 2016 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on Hidden Young Carers Exhibition comes to Wolverhampton…
Hidden Young Carers Exhibition comes to Wolverhampton…

A compelling portrait exhibition telling the real story of England’s young carers is to be launched in Wolverhampton by national charity The Children’s Society.
Award-winning photographer and former young carer Max Alexander captures their resilience, determination …

LATEST: SME’s fleet management boosted with free App from KGJ Insurance…

January 27, 2016 – 7:20 am | Comments Off on LATEST: SME’s fleet management boosted with free App from KGJ Insurance…
Lyndon Hollinshead, Group Director, KGJ Insurance Group Limited

One of the UK’s leading and largest independent insurance brokers, KGJ based in Wolverhampton, has made a pioneering step in its ongoing support for SMEs by offering a free fleet management tool to monitor time …

Shindaiwa shines a spotlight on Wolverhampton with ECO Hybrid Lighting Tower…

January 20, 2016 – 6:10 am | Comments Off on Shindaiwa shines a spotlight on Wolverhampton with ECO Hybrid Lighting Tower…
The ECO Solar Hybrid Tower

Wolverhampton based construction industry supplier, Shindaiwa is shining the light on the launch of its solar hybrid lighting tower that is offering customers up to £300 in fuel savings each month.
The ECO Solar Hybrid Tower …

New Test Rig Centre set to deliver £1m sales for Wolverhampton manufacturer…

January 4, 2016 – 6:40 am | Comments Off on New Test Rig Centre set to deliver £1m sales for Wolverhampton manufacturer…
New Test Rig Centre: (l-r) Nick Mallinson (Warwick Manufacturing Group), Neil Wyke (Georg UK), Lucy Prior (Rail Alliance), David Atkinson (Lloyds Bank) and Adam Titchen (EEF)

17 December, 2015 – One of the Black Country’s fastest growing manufacturers opened the doors to its new design and Test Rig Centre this week.
Georg UK, which has grown 40% in 2015, held a VIP …

Wolverhampton demolition expert knocks down the competition to land Institute of Construction Management title…

November 18, 2015 – 6:30 am | Comments Off on Wolverhampton demolition expert knocks down the competition to land Institute of Construction Management title…
John ICM

A Wolverhampton businessman claimed a notable coup last week when he became the first demolition expert to be named as the Institute of Construction Management (ICM)’s Construction Manager of the Year.
John Woodward, founder of C&D …

New jobs created as Spillard delivers answers to ‘blind spot’ puzzle…

November 16, 2015 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on New jobs created as Spillard delivers answers to ‘blind spot’ puzzle…
(l-r) Craig and Pete Spillard (Director of Spillard Safety Systems)

A change in how companies approach blind spot management on their vehicles is helping a Wolverhampton-based mobile safety specialist boost sales by 25% and create 10 new jobs.
Spillard Safety Systems, which employs 25 people at …

Microsoft Most Valued Professional at the helm of Wolverhampton firm…

November 13, 2015 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on Microsoft Most Valued Professional at the helm of Wolverhampton firm…
James Crowter

Wolverhampton-based business software firm, Technology Management celebrates the announcement of its managing director James Crowter achieving Microsoft Most Valued Professional status – one of less than a hundred of people recognised across the globe for …

Castlecroft Rangers net Birmingham Children’s Hospital tie-up…

November 13, 2015 – 6:10 am | Comments Off on Castlecroft Rangers net Birmingham Children’s Hospital tie-up…
Fundraisers: (l-r) Chris Collins, Neil Taylor (Fox at Shipley) and Tim Griffith

An amateur Black Country football club will join a select group of teams in the UK to sport the Birmingham Children Hospital Charity logo on their shirts thanks to the support of two local businesses.
C&D …

All change at the top for Midland Metro…

October 26, 2015 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on All change at the top for Midland Metro…
Phil Hewitt, new programmes director for Midland Metro.

The Midland Metro has a new man in charge following the appointment by Centro of Phil Hewitt as programmes director.
He will lead the Metro project team as the light rail service prepares to open a …

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