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Sandwell news

England call-up for Sandwell kickboxers

26th September 2017 - 11:14am

Two talented kickboxers from Sandwell will represent England at home and abroad next month.

New gardening club brings together young and older residents in Oldbury

25th September 2017 - 1:30pm

Community-spirited young people and older residents are getting together as part of a new gardening club in Oldbury.

Celebrations at Perryfields Primary School

25th September 2017 - 12:24pm

An Oldbury primary school has undergone a major £2.6million refurbishment and expansion.

Celebrating 80 years of residential education at Edgmond Hall

22nd September 2017 - 4:09pm

Celebrations are continuing as Sandwell Council marks 80 years of Edgmond Hall being one of their residential centres.

More school places at Sandwell special school

22nd September 2017 - 3:49pm

Sandwell Council has started a programme to increase the number of special school places available in the borough.

Launch of higher apprenticeships scheme

22nd September 2017 - 3:40pm

Sandwell Council has launched a higher apprenticeship programme to attract ambitious and bright young people who plan a career in local government.

Sandwell waves goodbye to The Big Sleuth bears

22nd September 2017 - 11:58am

Three of Sandwell’s Big Sleuth bears will be auctioned off next month to raise money for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity.

School pays tribute to dedicated teacher

22nd September 2017 - 10:20am

Tributes have been paid to a West Bromwich teacher who sadly passed away during the summer holidays following a short illness.

Partner needed for new secondary school in Sandwell

20th September 2017 - 2:58pm

Sandwell Council is searching for partners interested in developing a new secondary school in West Bromwich.

Unauthorised encampments down 50% thanks to tough action

20th September 2017 - 11:20am

The number of unauthorised encampments in Sandwell has fallen by more than 50% in just one year, thanks to tough measures by the council and police.