West Midlands Mayor Andy Street today welcomed news that Birmingham City Council’s planning committee has approved proposals for the second phase of regeneration in Perry Barr.
Sandwell Council’s Leader is urging people to get on their bikes – and their feet – this summer and get active.
West Midlands Combined Authority has committed to a new way of tackling poor mental health in the region by signing up to Public Health England’s Prevention Concordat for Better Mental Health.
A summer campaign offering opportunities and activities to school leavers and young people most at risk of falling into crime and anti-social behaviour has been launched.
Sport England have teamed up with the Royal College of GPs (RCGP) to launch the Active Practice Charter that inspires and celebrates GP practices that are taking steps to increase activity in their...
Sandwell Council has organised a bumper week of free events for children focusing on play.
Dudley’s free weekend Park Active classes are changing from this weekend to offer an even better workout.
A new independent chair of the Dudley Safeguarding People Partnership Board has been appointed.
Andy Street has announced that he is to host an intergenerational Cricket Cup at Edgbaston later this year in the wake of England’s thrilling World Cup triumph.
£600,000 is being invested in reducing the risk of young people in the West Midlands committing and being victims of violent crime over the summer holidays.
In partnership with David Lock Associates (DLA), Sport England has produced the Planning for Sport Guidance that focuses on 12 principles which seek to help the planning system provide opportunities...
A new exciting campaign from Activity Alliance is calling time on negative perceptions about disability, inclusion and sport and asks – who says?
British Blind Sport research report “Overcoming Barriers to Participation” highlighted that one of the 6 key barriers that visually impaired (VI) people face is “Awareness”. They reported finding it...
Teachers can make a difference to pupils’ wellbeing by implementing fun physical activity across the school day
Thousands of parents are ditching the car and walking their children to school in the West Midlands thanks to a national charity’s campaign.
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