West Midlands welcomes foreign investment boost

The West Midlands is the only UK area to have witnessed growth in both the number of foreign investment projects and employment, according to new research. A total of 171 new foreign direct investment (FDI) projects were recorded during 2017/18, with t... Read more >

ERDF awards £7m to help make Solihull greener

Ambitious plans to improve connections across Solihull with green networks and improved wildlife sites have taken another step forward thanks to an award of £7m from the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF). Cllr Tony Dicicco, cabinet member for ... Read more >

The staggering amount tourism brought into Solihull last year

Tourism brought nearly £1 billion into Solihull in a single year, new figures reveal. The latest data from the Office for National Statistics shows that the tourism industry contributed an estimated £864 million to the economy in Solihull in 2016. ... Read more >