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Wolverhampton University in £500k revamp

Wolverhampton University

The University of Wolverhampton is to spend almost £500,000 to upgrade laboratories and equipment at one of its campus as part of a plan to improve engineering courses.

Thousands of fines handed to parents

More than 2,500 fines have been handed out to parents in the Black Country and Staffordshire for taking their children out of school during term time in the last two years.

Scathing report on Walsall schools

The number of children at inadequate schools in Walsall is too high, says a damning new Ofsted report on the borough’s education strategy.