College stars on the road to Shanghai as part of UK skills squad

Wednesday 8th of January 2020 10:17 AM

Students and alumni from North Warwickshire and South Leicestershire College are set to represent the UK on the world’s stage following their selection for Squad UK as part of the international WorldSkills competition.

Banish the blues and go green!

Monday 6th of January 2020 03:55 PM

West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) is urging the region to go #BlueMondayGreen and banish the blues on what is reputedly one of the most miserable days of the year.

Swift card used for more than 50 million journeys

Monday 6th of January 2020 02:18 PM

  • Record breaking year for the versatile smart travel card with 240,000 customers using it to get about the region
  • Swift valid on every bus, train and tram in the West Midlands  

Coventry 2021 - one year to go

Friday 3rd of January 2020 11:20 AM

Coventry is moving into its final 12 months of preparations for one of the biggest years in the city’s history.

ESIF Growth Programme Bulletin December 2019

Wednesday 18th of December 2019 04:03 PM

Welcome to the December issue of the European Structural and Investment (ESI) Funds Programme Bulletin. This month, alongside the usual Programme updates, we include links to some ESF thematic evaluations, word on a new ERDF Instagram account and a thank you to partners who ha

Commonwealth Games legacy to help heal mental ill-health

Tuesday 17th of December 2019 12:28 PM

Mental health and sport and physical activity leaders have pledged to champion ground-breaking work across the West Midlands promoting how sport and getting active can prevent mental ill-health and improve wellbeing.