Exciting plans unveiled for Coventry city centre

Thursday 30th of August 2018 07:43 AM

An oasis of greenery and water features are at the centre of a stunning scheme to transform the Upper Precinct in Coventry city centre.

The exciting plans will involve creating large swathes of gardens, fountains and seating as part of a spectacular new public space.

One month to submit Business Festival events

Thursday 23rd of August 2018 02:29 PM

There is only one month left for businesses to apply to run an event in the Coventry & Warwickshire Business Festival before the closing date on 28 September.

Two new directors appointed to the CWLEP board

Tuesday 21st of August 2018 01:29 PM

Two significant figures in local government have been appointed to the board of directors at the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership (CWLEP).

Further Education specialist joins CWLEP

Thursday 16th of August 2018 01:30 PM

A specialist in the Further Education sector has joined the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership (CWLEP) to drive forward its skills strategy.

Future of mobility call for evidence

Wednesday 15th of August 2018 01:34 PM

As part of the Future of Mobility Grand Challenge – a key element of the UK Industrial Strategy - Government is exploring how technology could transform transport in the future, making it safer, more accessible and greener than ever.

A healthy and happy team is a productive one

Wednesday 15th of August 2018 09:02 AM

Employers have a clear interest in reducing the illhealth of their employees. An average sized firm with 250 employees is estimated to make a loss of £250,000 annually, due to sickness absenteeism.

Apprenticeships offer A-level students new degree of choice

Wednesday 15th of August 2018 08:07 AM

Students across the West Midlands receive their A-level results this Thursday (August 16).

While many will go to university to study for a degree, West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is reminding students there are lots of alternative options available in the region.

New CWLEP digital creative group launched

Thursday 9th of August 2018 09:16 AM

A new business group has been formed to help build and champion the digital and creative industries in Coventry and Warwickshire.

West Midlands Combined Authority is a Leader in Diversity

Wednesday 8th of August 2018 09:38 AM

West Midlands Combined Authority is one of only 38 UK organisations to achieve the National Centre for Diversity’s prestigious Leaders in Diversity award.
Here, staff explain how the organisation has risen to the challenge…