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Traffic island consultation ends Friday

24th April 2014 - 9:08am

People are being urged to have their say on proposals for a key traffic island in Sandwell in a consultation due to end on Friday.

Road closures for Vaisakhi parade

22nd April 2014 - 1:59pm

Motorists are being advised about rolling road closures in Smethwick during the annual Vaisakhi procession.

Easter bins information

17th April 2014 - 4:02pm

There are no changes to bin collections in Sandwell over the Easter Bank Holiday weekend.

Easter donation for Sandwell children

17th April 2014 - 1:08pm

Generous shoppers at an Oldbury store have helped to make a mammoth Easter egg donation for local good causes - including Sandwell’s Looked After Children.

'Selfies' through history

16th April 2014 - 3:02pm

Sandwell museums staff are appealing for people to send in their own ‘selfies’ as part of a new exhibition charting the art of the portrait over the past 400 years.

Temporary road closures for St George's Day parade

14th April 2014 - 2:37pm

Motorists are being advised about rolling road closures in West Bromwich during the annual St George’s Day parade.

Save money this spring

14th April 2014 - 11:28am

A popular cash-saving scheme is back in Sandwell this spring.

World Book Night on 23 April

14th April 2014 - 10:40am

National World Book Night is to be celebrated at special events at West Bromwich and Wednesbury libraries.

Sandwell unites against rogue traders

11th April 2014 - 2:46pm

Sandwell Council's Trading Standards team joined other councils and police forces across central England this week for a day of action tackling doorstep crime.

Easter holiday fun at Sandwell's libraries

10th April 2014 - 10:37am

A wide range of culture, craft and fun activities have been drawn up by Sandwell libraries for the children's Easter holiday programme.