Midlands Business

WATCH: Mixed feelings over Dudley’s day of unity


It is being held to applaud all that is good about Dudley in the wake of far-right protests in the town – and while the majority of traders have backed tomorrow’s celebration of unity, some fear it may be a distraction for shoppers.

WATCH: Great-ar Wolverhampton family firm is ‘dream’


It has been a long, tough and sometimes heartbreaking journey, but engineer Tony Wright says he is now ‘living the dream’ – working alongside his youngest son, crafting hand-made guitars in a small workshop in Wolverhampton.

Goodyear appoints new UK boss

Hans Vrijsen, general manager for Goodyear Dunlop UK and Ireland

Goodyear has appointed a new head for its UK business and he will take over the job of managing the proposed closure of the company’s factory in Wolverhampton.