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Pledge on Walsall housing despite cash cuts

A housing association in Walsall has pledged to continue to build hundreds of new homes in the borough over the next three years, despite the pressures of planned social housing rent cuts.

Leaked bid reveals plans for West Midlands 'metro mayor'

Budget 2015

Powers to increase council tax, compulsorily buy up land and even hike business rates – these are what a directly-elected mayor for the West Midlands should have, according to leaked plans for the Black Country and Birmingham to work together.