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15 Apr 2024

Last chance to register to vote in time for May elections

Sandwell residents are being reminded to make sure they are eligible to vote in the May elections.

27 Mar 2024

Smethwick lad making a splash in swimming with epic medal haul

The 13-year-old is breaking records

7 Mar 2024

Government intervention at Sandwell Council to end

The Minister for Local Government, Simon Hoare MP, has today (Thursday 7 March) confirmed that Government intervention at Sandwell Council will come to an end.

5 Mar 2024

Empty properties and second homes to be charged more Council Tax

Owners of empty properties in Sandwell will be charged double the amount of Council Tax after one year from 1 April 2024, in a bid to bring empty homes back into use.