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Dozens of local jobs and training opportunities will be on offer at a special event for Wolverhampton job seekers next week. The Wolverhampton Skills and Employment Fair, which has been organised as part of Wolverhampton Visitor Week, will be held at the 4 Mercian Army Reserve Centre, Wolseley House, Fallings Park, on Tuesday July, 7, from noon to 6pm.

Walsall College held its prestigious V6 Awards Dinner on Tuesday 30th June, to celebrate the success and achievements of the college’s V6 students.  During the evening, 23 outstanding students were presented with Student of the Year Awards for achieving excellence in their area of study, along with an additional award for overall V6 Student of the Year, which was this year awarded to two students for the first time.

A purpose-designed centre to make it easy for SMEs to engage with Birmingham’s five universities will be developed on land within Innovation Birmingham’s Faraday Wharf site. The Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLE) has awarded a £2.494m Local Growth Fund grant for the capital project. Subject to planning, the new facility will be open in 2016.