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Easter bins information

17th April 2014 - 4:02pm

There are no changes to bin collections in Sandwell over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend.

Easter donation for Sandwell children

17th April 2014 - 1:08pm

Generous shoppers at an Oldbury store have helped to make a mammoth Easter egg donation for local good causes - including Sandwell’s Looked After Children.

'Selfies' through history

16th April 2014 - 3:02pm

Sandwell museums staff are appealing for people to send in their own ‘selfies’ as part of a new exhibition charting the art of the portrait over the past 400 years.

Temporary road closures for St George's Day parade

14th April 2014 - 2:37pm

Motorists are being advised about rolling road closures in West Bromwich during the annual St George’s Day parade.

Save money this spring

14th April 2014 - 11:28am

A popular cash-saving scheme is back in Sandwell this spring.

World Book Night on 23 April

14th April 2014 - 10:40am

National World Book Night is to be celebrated at special events at West Bromwich and Wednesbury libraries.

Sandwell unites against rogue traders

11th April 2014 - 2:46pm

Sandwell Council's Trading Standards team joined other councils and police forces across central England this week for a day of action tackling doorstep crime.

Easter holiday fun at Sandwell's libraries

10th April 2014 - 10:37am

A wide range of culture, craft and fun activities have been drawn up by Sandwell libraries for the children's Easter holiday programme.

Family fun for St George's Day

4th April 2014 - 5:34pm

Thousands of people are expected to flock to West Bromwich to celebrate St George’s Day with two events planned over the Easter weekend.

Smethwick community heroes recognised

4th April 2014 - 3:53pm

Smethwick celebrated the inspirational work of its local people and organisations at the town's communty awards event.