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Off-road bikes seized by police


Scores of off-road bikes have been seized by police as they crack down on yobs tearing through streets and beauty spots in Walsall.

An angel among us

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At the crack of dawn when most of us are still tucked up in bed, Tracey Gibbs is up and making an unusually large breakfast.

Apprentices? You’re hired


Employing apprentices – giving youngsters their first step on a career ladder – has been a bedrock of Black Country industry for centuries.

Ikea and Black Country Chamber among partners

black country chamber

The Ladder for the Black Country has brought together some of the key players in business, training, education and the media to offer a ‘game changer’ for the region’s youth unemployment levels.

Problem Walsall tenants to be fined up to £100

Problem tenants could be be handed £100 on-the-spot fines under new powers being handed to Walsall Council – who will also be able to evict families without having to go through the courts.