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Pure Gym opening soon at Bentley Bridge

As previously reported, a brand new fitness gym is due to open in Wednesfield this December. The Pure Gym complex, which will be located at Bentley Bridge retail park opens on the 29th December just in time for all those New Year’s dieters to sign up! Call 0845 077 3254 for more information. According to […]

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Aldi update: Bentley Bridge store opening date confirmed

According to the store locator on the Aldi website, the new Aldi supermarket at Bentley Bridge in Wednesfield (see original story) is due to open it’s doors on Thursday 3rd December, 2009. Store opening times: Monday – Friday: 9.00am – 8.00pm Saturday: 8.30am – 8.00pm Sunday: 10.00am – 4.00pm Opening 3rd December 2009 Store address: […]

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Marks & Spencer finally coming to Wednesfield?

Here’s a strange one for you! According to the store locater section of the Marks & Spencer website there is a Marks & Spencer Outlet at Bentley Bridge Retail Park in Wednesfield. Now, as far a we know there has never been a Marks & Spencer store at Bentley Bridge and yet the M&S website […]

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Ordnance Survey puts The Black Country on the map

A successful campaign by led The Black Country Chamber of Commerce means that from September onwards The Black Country will be highlighted on Ordnance Survey maps for the first time. The campaign which aimed to raise the profile of the area nationally has resulted in the decision to show the region by name on the […]

Business Employment News

£3m funding for unemployed 18-24 year olds

The Express & Star reports that the Department of Work and Pensions’ Future Jobs Fund has handed Wolverhampton £3 million to create new jobs for long term unemployed people aged 18 to 24. The fund aims to create around 2,000 new jobs in the Black Country from October 2009 at a variety of different organisations. […]

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New Aldi store coming to Wednesfield

The former Mecca Bingo hall on Wednesfield Way, which has been derelict for the past 9 years is currently at the centre of a major refurbishment which will see supermarket chain Aldi open a new store around Christmas time. The new development at Bentley Bridge retail park is also set to be home to a […]

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Pick your own at Essington Fruit Farm

Essington Fruit Farm is just down the road from us here in WV11, and in fact although it’s classed as South Staffs, it still has a WV11 prefix. I’m lucky enough to live close enough to be able to cycle over with my little one, we love the place so when I saw an article […]