LOCAL UPDATE: New vaccination centre opens in Tipton & £600k for environmental improvements in Wolverhampton
A new coronavirus vaccination centre has opened at Tipton Sports Academy.
The venue on Wednesbury Oak Road will be administering the jabs on an appointment only basis with 74 year old Christine Adams being the first person to receive one at the Sports Academy.
Wolverhampton Council has received more than £600, 000 to make environmental improvements at three locations. Fowlers Park, Ward Street in Bilstonb and Pendeford Park will have wildflower meadows, more trees and bat and bird boxes introduced to improve the biodiversity and encourage visitors.
Finally, Birmingham Bears have announced that West Indies international Carlos Braithwaite will be joining the side for this summers T20 Blast cricket competition. The star has played all around the world but says he is excited to make Edgbaston his home this summer.
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