Midlands cities start bids for £55 million funding

Former deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine is announcing the Greater Birmingham Project today Credit: PA

Bidding starts today for Midlands cities to apply for millions of pounds of Government cash to boost economic growth.

Former deputy Prime Minister Lord Heseltine is announcing the Greater Birmingham Project which will apply for funding. £55 million of investment from Westminster is up for grabs.

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B'ham's Economic Growth Plan

Following eight weeks of work with stakeholders in Greater Birmingham, Lord Heseltine will present his Greater Birmingham Project report. The aim is to show how economic growth in the city can be improved.