News

22 September 2017

WMiC, Issue 18 - Housing and planning update

With a consultation underway on the way councils should calculate their house building requirements and a social housing green paper on the horizon, Sherman Wong takes a look at some recent activity in the housing and planning policy fields. Read More

31 August 2017

Housing Advisers Programme open for expressions of interest

The deadline for expressions of interest for the LGA's Housing Advisers Programme is 12 September 2017. Read More

29 August 2017

WMiC, Issue 17 - Summer news round-up

Looking through the summer’s publications and statistical releases, Sherman Wong highlights the West Midlands dimensions in reports looking at widening participation in higher education, policing numbers and the changing costs of buying or renting a home. Read More

26 July 2017

WMiC, Issue 17 - West Midlands’ inward investment, exports, income and Brexit

Sherman Wong takes a quick look at some recent reports and statistics that throw some light on West Midlands’ inward investment, exports, income and Brexit. Read More

17 July 2017

Guidance for businesses and organisations on the Repeal Bill

The European Union (Withdrawal) Bill, also known as the Repeal Bill, was introduced to Parliament on Thursday 13 July 2017, representing a significant milestone in the country’s journey towards leaving the EU. Read More