Sandwell announces preferred site for Aquatics Centre

Sandwell Council today (23 January 2018) announced Londonderry Playing Fields, Smethwick as its preferred site for the new build Aquatics Centre that will host Swimming, Para Swimming and Diving for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

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Best of British business backs Birmingham’s 2022 bid as city reveals Business Expo 2022 plans

The Birmingham 2022 bid team has unveiled its plans to showcase the best of UK industry and business to a global audience, as part of its 2022 Commonwealth Games bid. Business Expo 2022, and the associated five-year Enterprise and Industry Programme building up to it, would form a key part of the legacy left by a Birmingham Games. 

In addition to showcasing the best of UK industry and business to a global audience, Business Expo 2022 will create inter-connecting opportunities between Commonwealth nations and key global markets from the USA, Middle East, China and non-Brexit Europe.

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