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Top marks for Sandwell Valley on Trip Advisor

23rd August 2016 - 3:54pm

Sandwell’s family-friendly country park and farm have been given a big thumbs up by visitors posting on popular social media site Trip Advisor.

Sandwell celebrates heritage open days

23rd August 2016 - 3:27pm

Amazing historic buildings in Sandwell will be sharing some of their secrets and stories when they open their doors to the public as part of national Heritage Open Days.

Come and dance Mayor's charity salsa night

23rd August 2016 - 1:23pm

The Mayor of Sandwell Councillor Julie Webb is hosting a fund-raising salsa night in October to raise money for charties Sandwell Parents for Disabled Children and Carers Sandwell.

Elise is ready to take on europe

23rd August 2016 - 1:09pm

Tividale’s 12-year-old tennis prodigy, Elise Dennis is proving such a big hit on the domestic tennis circuit, that she’s setting her sights further afield.

Giant bank holiday Monday market at Sandwell Valley

22nd August 2016 - 2:20pm

Sandwell Valley will be bustling with a huge market this August Bank Holiday Monday.

Landlord fined again for serious disrepair

19th August 2016 - 3:09pm

A Sandwell landlord has been ordered to pay fines and costs of more than £6,700 after being found guilty for a second time of allowing a Rowley Regis house to remain in serious disrepair.

Sandwell success in fraud crackdown

19th August 2016 - 2:56pm

Sandwell Council is stepping up its fight against tenancy and right-to-buy fraud after it has been revealed that investigations by its counter-fraud team have saved the council millions of pounds.

A Level celebrations at Sandwell schools

18th August 2016 - 1:32pm

Sandwell students are today celebrating their A level results – with the council’s leader praising them for all their hard work and achievements.

Leading actor revealed in movie filmed at Manor House

15th August 2016 - 3:01pm

The star of the film The House of Screaming Death filmed in part at the Manor House at West Bromwich has been revealed as top actor Ian McNeice.

Waste removal warning for residents

15th August 2016 - 1:18pm

Residents having work done on their homes and gardens this summer are being reminded to check anyone they employ has a waste carrier licence.