Nuneaton transformation takes important step with Powell House purchase

Tuesday 23rd of July 2019 11:38 AM

A major landmark in the Transforming Nuneaton has been reached with the purchase of Powell House on Church Street.

The building has been purchased by Warwickshire County Council with Local Growth Funding secured by the Coventry and Warwickshire Local Enterprise Partnership.

Warwick Arts Centre development is underway

Monday 22nd of July 2019 02:55 PM

The Local Growth Fund is playing a pivotal part in the development of Warwick Arts Centre, the highly-regarded Midlands venue with a strong national reputation.

West Midlands’ carbon emissions drop while economy grows

Monday 8th of July 2019 01:39 PM

Carbon emissions across the seven council areas which make up the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) were cut by 3.8% in a year, new figures show.

At the same time, between 2016 and 2017, the region’s economy grew by 3.6% (£3.5 billion).

WMCA roadshows to showcase job and training opportunities

Thursday 4th of July 2019 01:53 PM

From fighting hackers with the latest cyber security techniques to programming robots, from learning a construction trade to gaining advanced manufacturing skills – the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is running a number of roadshows this month to inspire people to train for an exciting n

Great British High Street Awards 2019

Tuesday 2nd of July 2019 08:54 AM

The Great British High Street Awards are an exciting opportunity for councils, businesses, community groups and volunteers to celebrate their high streets and learn from others how to succeed in overcoming the challenges of a rapidly changing retail economy.

ESIF Growth Programme Bulletin June 2019

Monday 1st of July 2019 10:42 AM

Welcome to the June issue of the European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds Programme Bulletin. This month, alongside the usual Programme updates, we include an item on ERDF environment month and the latest position with the ESF Reserve Fund.

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