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Stephanie, you're hired!

Blakemore, on the Long Acre Industrial Estate, Roe Hill, Willenhall, where they have just took on an apprentice as part of the Ladder for the Black Country scheme. Trainee treasurer Stephanie Lloyd, front, is pictured with (L to R) treasury supervisor Karen Tolley, and association of account technicians tutor Danielle Smith.

The first apprentice to get on the jobs ladder thanks to an Express & Star-backed campaign has started work.

Concerns raised as more roadworks begin

Councillor Ian Shires (left) leader of the Liberal Democrats Group Walsall and councillor Dan Barker (ward councillor) with the roadworks in Dovedale Avenue

They've endured months of roadworks already - now residents face even more road signs, barriers temporary traffic lights in Willenhall as another project gets under way.

Birthday celebrations as Doris turns 100

Doris Tildesley, in the purple top, celebrates her 100th Birthday with her family in Wednesfield

A great-grandmother who worked as a servant to powerful industrial magnate Charles Edward Hickman celebrated her 100th birthday in style, with a party attended by around 40 guests.