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Tackling the bottlenecks at the heart of the UK’s road and rail networks will unlock faster economic growth and help the Midlands prosper in an increasingly competitive global market...


Government approval for a gas-fired power station to be built at a new Staffordshire business park illustrates the Meaford site’s crucial role in creating more and better jobs for the...

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A new investment hub – tasked with delivering more high value foreign investment projects into the Midlands region – will be located at Baskerville House in Birmingham city centre....

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More than 120 apprentices from across Staffordshire and Stoke-on-Trent have attended a graduation ceremony to celebrate the completion of their apprenticeships. The apprentices and their families were joined by...


Major developments to boost growth and opportunities in Staffordshire are set to start in the next few months after gaining planning approval. Following Staffordshire County Council’s delivery of a...

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Business and political leaders attending a summit to drive forward the Midlands Engine have held in-depth talks on transport plans to maximise the economic benefits of HS2. Hundreds of...

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A Staffordshire firm providing specialist equipment for the gas industry is making its mark in global markets after gaining £300,000 in funding from Stoke-on-Trent and Staffordshire’s Jobs and Growth...

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Improving road and rail links across the Midlands could unlock more than £1 billion of extra economic growth a year and create 300,000 new jobs, delegates at a transport...

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As part of the Cabinet Office’s review into businesses taking a mission-led approach, it will be running a series of roundtable events across the country this summer, including one in Birmingham...

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A £5million road project which will pave the way to a major business and housing scheme in Burton will begin this month. The Branston Locks development will see 400...