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Sandwell civic Christmas carol concert

20th November 2014 - 4:45pm

Tickets are on sale for Sandwell's annual Civic Christmas Carol Concert which will be hosted by the Mayor of Sandwell Councillor Derek Rowley.

Sandwell Valley maze eaten by animals

20th November 2014 - 2:15pm

Large specialist farm equipment normally seen in the countryside was in action at a visitor attraction in West Bromwich.

CCTV camera boost will help keep crime down in Sandwell

20th November 2014 - 11:07am

An update to the technology of CCTV cameras in Sandwell will help to cut anti-social behaviour and crime.

West Bromwich Safer 6 results are in!

18th November 2014 - 2:54pm

Here are the results for Sandwell's Safer 6 campaign's fifth week, which had a special focus on West Bromwich.

Make a date in your garden for 2015

18th November 2014 - 1:14pm

New garden waste calendars will be delivered to Sandwell residents later this month (NOV).

Metro Plaza officially opened

18th November 2014 - 1:09pm

The Metro Plaza scheme which gives commuters and shoppers a much-improved entrance and safer links to West Bromwich town centre has been officially opened.

100 litter busting businesses sign pledge

18th November 2014 - 12:54pm

More than 100 Smethwick businesses have pledged to join the fight on litter and keep the areas around their premises clean and tidy.

Top award for Sandwell social worker

18th November 2014 - 12:38pm

A Sandwell Council social worker is celebrating after scooping a national award for supporting her colleagues with their professional learning and development.

Green light for 145 new homes in Sandwell

18th November 2014 - 12:32pm

Sandwell Council has entered into a unique development partnership with Kier Partnership Homes to build 145 new homes in Sandwell, including 36 new council homes.

Adoption agency wins national praise

18th November 2014 - 12:26pm

An adoption agency covering Sandwell is among the best in the country for using new media to boost enquiries, according to the British Association of Adoption and Fostering (BAAF).