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Kickstart Scheme

The Governments Kickstart Scheme will provide funding to employers to create new 6-month job placements for young people (16-24) who are currently on Universal Credit and at risk of long-term unemployment.

Zephaniah McLeod, securing justice for the victims.

Zephaniah McLeod, 27, has been charged with the murder of Jacob Billington as well as seven counts of attempted murder after a number of stabbings in Birmingham on Sunday morning.

Anger at fly-tipping eyesore in Sedgley

Local Sedgley resident have contacted the local MP, Marco Longhi about an on-going problem with fly-tipping in Sedgley. The old Gould’s electronic shop off Bilston Lane has been used for illegal dumping of waste.

The Very Light Rail Innovation Centre coming to Dudley

Following the announcement from the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government, Robert Jenrick MP, about the Very Light Rail Innovation Centre coming to Dudley, Marco Longhi MP said: “This £12.3M investment enables the VLR scheme to go ahead and it is yet another example of

Statement by Marco Longhi MP – The Black Country Flag.

Following reports that Fire Brigade bosses tried to stop the Black Country Flag from been displayed on Black Country Day due to ‘racist’ connotations, Member of Parliament for Dudley North Marco Longhi stated