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New Design for M6J10 10 gets go ahead 

14 Feb

New Circular Design for Junction 10 gets go ahead...


New Design for M6J10 10 gets go ahead 

9 Feb

New Circular Design for Junction 10 gets go ahead...


‘For My Girlfriend’ road safety campaign 

9 Feb

Walsall Council is launching a road safety campaign which reminds young drivers of the potentially catastrophic consequences of inappropriate driving behaviour...


Cabinet agree to Budget proposals 

9 Feb

Walsall Council’s Cabinet met last night (Wednesday 8 February) to endorse recommendations for the Authority’s four year Budget plan...


New Design for M6J10 10 gets go ahead 

6 Feb

New Circular Design for Junction 10 gets go ahead...


Make a difference in 2017- You could foster. 

27 Jan

Walsall Council's Fostering Team urgently needs more caring, supportive fostering families to look after children of different ages and backgrounds...


Civic Centre Services affected 

16 Jan

Council Civic Centre building in Darwall Street affected by water damage, with some frontline services affected...


Make a difference in 2017: You could foster. 

13 Jan

Walsall Council's Fostering Team urgently needs more caring, supportive fostering families to look after children of different ages and backgrounds...


Rejected plans for HMO upheld by Inspector 

13 Dec

The Planning Inspectorate has upheld a decision taken by Walsall Council to reject plans to convert a former chapel into a HMO in Willenhall...


Jobs boost for regeneration partnership 

9 Dec

A real estate company has been awarded a major contract to help Walsall Council breathe new life into a number of key development sites in the vicinity of the M6 motorway around Junction 10...


More Walsall Council news


FixMyStreet »

Large pothole on brow of hill, 20th February 

20 Feb

This pothole has been her for a few weeks and is becoming larger and deeper with the traffic.


Multi big pot holes in street hazard!, 19th February 

19 Feb

I have reported this road every year for the past few, and it keeps getting bodged up every year it needs resurfacing , there is a number of large potholes there now and its getting a joke , repair it properly !!!!!! Nearest road to the pin...


A lot of potholes, 18th February 

18 Feb

There is a lot of holes on this road Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): Highway, Brownhills Report on FixMyStreet...


Parking, 18th February 

18 Feb

There is a lot of cars and vans parked in lichfield road both sides causing some times an obstruction to the users of this busy road day /night Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing Maps): 164 Lichfield ...


Hole in road by the kerb, 18th February 

18 Feb

This hole as been filled in some time ago it as not lasted long Report on FixMyStreet...


Traffic Light turned wrong way, 17th February 

17 Feb

The traffic light on the A452 kerbside travelling from Stonnall towards Brownhills has obviously been hit by a wagon and turned sideways so it is no longer viewable Nearest road to the pin placed on the map (automatically generated by Bing ...


Lazy Hill Road, 16th February 

16 Feb

More and more rubbish being discarded from vehicles in the lane.


Abandoned car on car park, 16th February 

16 Feb

Insecure car abandoned on car park by bungalow.


More FixMyStreet


Freedom of information requests »

Primary exclusions in Walsall 

19 Feb

Request sent to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by Kristofor karolski on 19 February 2017 .


Contracting for Goods and Services 

17 Feb

Follow up sent to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by phil spring on 17 February 2017 .


Walsall – Council Tax Arrears 

16 Feb

Request sent to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by Pat James on 16 February 2017 .


Social Care 

14 Feb

Follow up sent to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by Ziggy Mahen on 14 February 2017 .


Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council – Adults’ Social Care Case Management System 

9 Feb

Request to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by Robert Thomson .


Empty Property 

9 Feb

Response by Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council to Vicky Hughes on 9 February 2017 .


Current Social Care System 

9 Feb

Follow up sent to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by Michelle Large on 9 February 2017 .


Social Care 

9 Feb

Response by Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council to Ziggy Mahen on 9 February 2017 .


Business Rates Occupiers 

9 Feb

Response by Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council to Gareth Elton on 9 February 2017 .


Social Care 

8 Feb

Request sent to Walsall Metropolitan Borough Council by Ziggy Mahen on 8 February 2017 .


More Freedom of information requests


NHS »

NHS Walsall CCG appoints new Chair 

24 Mar

NHS Walsall Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Anand Rischie as the organisation’s new Chair as of the 1st April 2016, following recent elections to the Governing Body involving local GP practices...


Don’t be caught out by severe weather 

4 Feb

Doctors across Walsall are urging people – especially elderly family members and neighbours – to make sure they are stocked-up with medicines and supplies as weather forecasters predict unsettled weather and cold snaps.


New Walsall Urgent Care Centre building officially opened 

4 Feb

The new £1m building for Walsall’s Urgent Care Centre (Community Site) at the Saddlers Centre, Bridgeman Street, was officially opened today (28 January).


Childhood cold or flu – do you know the difference? 

20 Jan

It’s the time of year when colds and flu are doing the rounds in schools and nurseries across Walsall.


Residents give Walsall’s new Urgent Care Centre thumbs-up 

14 Jan

Walsall’s Urgent Care Centre received the seal of approval from local community members who visited the new site this week, to get a first-look at the newly-renovated building located at the Saddler’s centre.


Keep Warm, Keep Well This Winter 

14 Jan

NHS Walsall Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is reminding residents to keep warm and keep well over the next few weeks as the country braces itself for the arrival of winter weather.


Get well soon without antibiotics 

6 Jan

Don’t go straight for antibiotics if you are feeling ill – that’s the warning from GPs across Walsall.


Walsall’s new Urgent Care Centre building Prepares to Open 

21 Dec

The new building for Walsall’s Urgent Care Centre at the Saddlers Centre is almost complete, with renovations on schedule.


More local NHS services than ever available this Christmas and New Year 

21 Dec

NHS Walsall Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) is advising Walsall residents that there are more local NHS services than ever if they fall ill or need health advice over Christmas and New Year.


Walsall schools to take part in pilot to improve mental health services for children 

15 Dec

Hundreds of children across Walsall will benefit from improved access to local mental health services, following the Government’s announcement that Walsall has been chosen to be part of a new national pilot scheme.


Get your flu jab now. It’s free because you need it! 

29 Oct

Autumn is here and the nights are drawing in, so it’s really important we take the time to look after ourselves, and one of the best things we can do is get the flu jab.


Shoppers encouraged make a pledge to stay well this winter 

27 Oct

Shoppers in Wolverhampton will be urged to “stay well this winter” using a series of large pledge cards at events in the city this weekend (30 and 31 October).


More NHS


Westminster »

Speed limit and traffic calming on Monmouth Road in Walsall | Petitions | Commons debates 

21 Jul

Thank you very much, Mr Speaker.


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

If the Secretary of State wants agreement across the House, he seems to be going the wrong way about it.


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

If the Secretary of State wants agreement across the House, he seems to be going the wrong way about it.


Counter-ISIL Coalition Strategy | Oral Answers to Questions – Education | Commons debates 

20 Jul

If the Secretary of State wants agreement across the House, he seems to be going the wrong way about it.


Summer Adjournment | Bill Presented – Criminal Cases Review Commission (Supplementary Powers) Bill | Commons debates 

16 Jul

There is a travel subsidy, but because it is over-subscribed, I think it is for those outside the M25.


NHS Reform | Business of the House | Commons debates 

16 Jul

The Secretary of State has not outlined what steps should be taken to recruit, train and retain front-line staff who are key to patient safety.


Burma | Oral Answers to Questions – Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Commons debates 

14 Jul

Will the Minister raise with the United Nations the possibility of Ban Ki-Moon leading a delegation to Rakhine state to ensure humanitarian access...


Burma | Oral Answers to Questions – Foreign and Commonwealth Office | Commons debates 

14 Jul

Will the Minister raise with the United Nations the possibility of Ban Ki-Moon leading a delegation to Rakhine state to ensure humanitarian access...


Business of the House | Commons debates 

9 Jul

Millions of people will lose out as a result of the Budget, but, regarding other business next week, is the Leader of the House aware that despite all his denials, there will be a dishonest attempt to legalise foxhunting? A 90-minute debate...


Electronic Government | Cabinet Office | Written Answers 

9 Jul

To ask the Minister for the Cabinet Office, how members of the public can access Government-commissioned reports on the gov.


More Westminster




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