Contractor announced for Very Light Rail in Coventry

Thursday 14th of June 2018 10:35 AM

An award-winning transport specialist has won a contract to work with WMG to design and construct an innovative very light rail vehicle which will be part of a new transport solution for Coventry.

WMCA welcomes new adult education funding scheme

Monday 4th of June 2018 01:38 PM

Thousands of low wage earners in the West Midlands are set to benefit from a new adult education funding policy.

The Department for Education is to trial a scheme allowing education providers to offer free courses for anyone earning less than £15,726.

Fun for all as Mayor's Community Weekend gets National Lottery backing

Wednesday 30th of May 2018 01:31 PM

Communities across the West Midlands have been awarded almost £60,000 of National Lottery funding to host celebrations, thanks to a new partnership between the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) and the Big Lottery Fund, the largest funder of community activity in the UK.

European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds Programme May Bulletin

Monday 21st of May 2018 10:18 AM

Welcome to the May 2018 issue of the European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds Programme Bulletin. This month, alongside the usual updates from across our Programmes, we feature an RDPE project case study and word on ERDF and ESF projects.

Feature Articles