RESIDENTS are being urged to get more involved in the running of Halesowen and Cradley housing estates.

Dudley Council is inviting them to a Take Control and Get Involved housing conference, which aims to promote opportunities for tenants, leaseholders and homeowners to influence how housing services are delivered.

It will be held at the Copthorne Hotel, The Waterfront, Brierley Hill, on Wednesday October 1 from 9.30am until 2.30pm. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Anyone interested in attending, or who would like more nformation, should call 1384 815168 or email

Spaces are limited and will be offered on a first come first served basis.