Dudley and Brierley Hill are set to sparkle this weekend, with thousands set to turn out for the big Christmas lights switch-on in both towns on Saturday.
The search is on to find a developer to help drive forward a major retail and leisure proposal in the heart of Dudley as part of a £1billion regeneration masterplan.
Plans for a “university park” in the heart of Dudley today received a massive boost after the government approved £25million funding with a visit from a top Government Minister.
A major plan to identify housing land in Dudley borough will put brownfield sites at the “top of the list” in order to protect green belt, the leader of the council said today.
The crime-fighting CCTV network across Dudley borough is set to be extended to include new cameras at seven sites as part of a £240,000 programme.