Spring Bank Holiday - our offices are closed

Council offices and contact centres are closed on Saturday 27 May and Monday 29 May. Your bins will be collected as normal on Bank Holiday Monday. Libraries are closed on Monday 29 May only.

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Sandwell news

Pyjama party at Rowley Regis pre-school nursery

26th May 2017 - 1:30pm

Sandwell libraries teamed up with Cornerstone Nursery in Rowley Regis to organise a pyjama party for parents and pre-school age children.

People urged to volunteer at libraries

26th May 2017 - 12:24pm

Sandwell people are being urged to get involved in the work at local libraries as part of National Volunteers’ Week effort to get more people interested in volunteering in their communities.

Have fun at half-term

26th May 2017 - 12:18pm

It’s going to be all about  fun at half term in Sandwell as youngsters get the chance to get a taste of magic shows, messy craft sessions and film clubs.

Check out award-winning creative arts at open day

23rd May 2017 - 11:42am

Award-winning art featuring ceramic flowers and woolly creations goes on show at an Oldbury studio’s open day.

Woolly Weekend at Sandwell Valley

23rd May 2017 - 11:21am

Sandwell Valley visitors can meet lambs and chicks at a special Bank Holiday Woolly Weekend.

Sandwell Arts Cafe showcases local artistic talent

23rd May 2017 - 10:35am

A summer season of art is set to go on show at Sandwell Arts Café showcasing local creative talent.

New antenatal classes for Sandwell

23rd May 2017 - 9:38am

Special free antenatal course for parents-to-be in the borough are being offered by Sandwell Public Health.

Residents capture unauthorised encampment breaking on to West Bromwich playing fields on film

19th May 2017 - 1:13pm

An unauthorised encampment has been removed from a West Bromwich playing field after criminal damage was committed to break onto the site.

Campaign encourages young people to register to vote

18th May 2017 - 5:54pm

Students at schools and colleges in Sandwell are being encouraged to register to vote and participate in democracy under a scheme to get young people interested in both politics and civic leadership.

Annual family picnic in West Bromwich

18th May 2017 - 12:08pm

Families are invited to a fantastic day out at the Sandwell Families Big Picnic this half-term.