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Planned cuts to train services under fire

29th July 2016 - 12:55pm

Sandwell's regeneration boss has hit out at plans to reduce the number of London-bound trains stopping at Sandwell and Dudley station under a new franchise.

Tenants warm to double-glazing scheme

29th July 2016 - 12:50pm

A successful double-glazing window programme which has seen thousands of council tenants benefit from warmer homes has been extended by Sandwell Council.

Make your money stretch further

29th July 2016 - 12:41pm

If you’re looking for advice on how to cope with the rising costs of everyday living, Sandwell Council has launched a webpage with top tips to help make your money stretch further.

Planned cuts to train services under fire

29th July 2016 - 11:13am

Sandwell's regeneration boss has hit out at plans to reduce the number of London-bound trains stopping at Sandwell and Dudley station under a new franchise.

Have your say on Manor House

28th July 2016 - 11:43am

Sandwell Council has exciting plans for the historic Manor House in West Bromwich – one of the West Midlands’ most important historic buildings.

Join in this summer's Six Towns Challenge

27th July 2016 - 2:12pm

Intrepid runners and walkers are being urged to put their best foot forward and sign up for Sandwell’s popular Six Towns Challenge.

Frisbee fun and sports at West Smethwick Park

27th July 2016 - 12:54pm

A packed programme of summer fun is being launched in West Smethwick Park to keep children busy during the school holidays.

Have your say on adult social care

27th July 2016 - 11:44am

Sandwell people are being asked for their views on proposals for the future of Fountain Court, a Smethwick care home which supports 16 people with dementia.

Summer holidays in Sandwell's libraries

27th July 2016 - 11:30am

From magic shows and mask making to mini-beasts and Roald Dahl-inspired activities, Sandwell’s libraries will be full of fun for children over the summer holidays.

Landlord hit with £6,000 court bill

26th July 2016 - 12:17pm

A landlord has been left with a court bill totalling more than £6000 after allowing a house in Oldbury to fall into disrepair.