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Councillor Patrick Harley

Spending controls save £4.5m to date

Around £4.5m of savings have been made since Dudley Council introduced rigorous spending controls last autumn to support the financial stability of the authority.

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Brierley Hill Market remains open during works

Shoppers are being reminded that Brierley Hill Market is very much open for business as major refurbishment works are undertaken to this important heritage asset.

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Register to vote

Residents in Dudley borough are being urged to register if they want to vote in the elections in May.

Dudley Council House

More funding for adults and children

More than £40million of extra funding is being invested in services for adults and children to tackle the financial pressure on the system.

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Council tax rise approved

Residents will continue to pay some of the lowest council tax bills in the country despite a 4.99 per cent increase from next month.


Dudley celebrates ten years of same sex marriage

It’s nearly ten years since the first same sex marriage ceremony was held in the UK and Dudley Council wants to celebrate.

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Take a leap with Dudley Registrars

Tomorrow is 29 February, the day for leap year proposals and Dudley Registrars are keen to act as host venue for any leap day proposals.

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Plans for multi-million-pound special school underway

Plans to rebuild Pens Meadow School special school are taking a step forward with a contractor now appointed to deliver the work.

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Members to consider recommendations

Members of the council will be asked to consider recommendations made by external auditors when they meet later this month

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Budget proposals endorsed by cabinet

A raft of savings and spending proposals at Dudley Council have been endorsed by senior councillors ahead of a final decision next month.

Richard Boot and Cllr Andrea Goddard - new youth award

Nominations open for new youth award

A new award has been launched to recognise the hard work and achievements of young unsung heroes in the borough.

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Last few days of the budget consultation

There are just a few days left for residents in Dudley borough to have their say on a series of budget proposals at Dudley Council.