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Sandwell joins with nation in Somme silence

28th June 2016 - 2:18pm

People in Sandwell are being asked to join the nation and fall silent for two minutes to mark 100 years since the start of the Battle of the Somme.

Tividale family fun day

27th June 2016 - 12:10pm

A host of free family entertainment is lined up in Tividale in an action-packed community fun day.

Sports quiz in aid of Smile for Joel foundation

27th June 2016 - 11:46am

Sporting masterminds can pit their wits in a series of summer quizzes at Sandwell Libraries in aid of the Smile for Joel Foundation.

Remembering Adrian Evans – one year on

24th June 2016 - 11:06am

Sandwell Council colleagues are remembering their much-missed and well-respected workmate Adrian Evans who was among three members of his family killed in the Tunisian terror attack a year ago.

Plans hotting up for Summer in the Valley

20th June 2016 - 6:10pm

Plans are taking shape for a month of family fun activities at Sandwell Valley Country Park this August.

Wednesbury in Bloom is back

20th June 2016 - 3:10pm

The Wednesbury in Bloom competition returns for a second year.

Survey for homes and businesses affected by flooding

17th June 2016 - 3:07pm

Residents and businesses affected by the recent flash flooding in Sandwell are being asked to fill in an online survey.

Condolences expressed by council leader

17th June 2016 - 11:06am

Statement from Leader of Sandwell Council, Councillor Steve Eling.

International delegates to visit Black Country

16th June 2016 - 5:40pm

International delegates will visit the Black Country next week on a fact finding mission about the region’s bid to become a UNESCO Global Geopark.

Welcome for court conviction following care home window fall death

16th June 2016 - 5:03pm

Sandwell Council has welcomed the conviction of the former director of a Wednesbury care home where an elderly man fell to his death from a top floor window.