• Sandwell councillors debate universal credit cut

    A LABOUR councillor has questioned how Conservative councillors can ‘sleep easy at night’ over universal credit cuts. Councillors debated a motion to reverse the universal credit cut at a full council meeting, despite the opposition accusing them

  • Sandwell Herald kept despite accusation of “propaganda”

    A FREE newspaper in Sandwell and posted to residents across the borough has been dubbed ‘left-wing’ propaganda – despite being paid for by taxpayers. The Sandwell Herald, which is delivered to 134,000 homes, is produced by the council three times

  • Tickets selling fast for Himley Bonfire

    TICKETS are selling fast for this year’s eagerly anticipated Himley Bonfire, after last year’s event was cancelled due to the pandemic. A night market, street entertainers, seasonal refreshments, circus performers and a huge funfair will also be