April 30, 2020
A coronavirus is a type of virus. As a group, coronaviruses are common across the world.
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) is a new strain of coronavirus that presents with flu-like symptoms including a fever, a cough or difficulty breathing.
Visit Dudley council for local advice.
April 9, 2020
Residents are warned to not hand over cash or card details to anyone over the phone or on their doorstep claiming to offer services in response to the coronavirus outbreak.
In recent weeks, the number of reported coronavirus related scams in Dudley borough has continued to rise.
The council’s s...
April 3, 2020
During these unprecedented times, partner organisations across Dudley are working harder than ever to support victims of domestic abuse.
The government has asked people to stay at home, protect the NHS and save lives but for some, domestic abuse means home isn’t their safe place and support se...
March 25, 2020
Residents across the borough are warned to be on their guard as bogus callers try and cash in on the coronavirus outbreak.
Dudley Council’s trading standards team has had reports of local people being approached by bogus callers who are going door-to-door claiming to be authorised by the counc...
February 11, 2020
Roses will mean more than ‘I love you’ this Valentine’s day with the launch of a hard hitting campaign to address deaths on the roads.
Selected colleges across the Black Country will be custodians of a display of 116 red roses, one rose to represent each young person from the West Midlands age...
February 7, 2020
Victims of domestic violence and abuse can access all available support services within the borough by dialling one number.
Helpline supports victims of domestic abuse
The single point of contact (SPOC) number is 01384 455411 and gives those who need help a direct line to a range of support ser...
January 31, 2020
A free session helping people in the borough to stay safe online is being run next week.
Anyone who lives or works in the borough can sign up for Staying Safe Online. It takes place on Thursday February 6 from 5pm to 6pm at Dudley Wood Neighbourhood Learning Centre in Dudley Wood Road.
It is bei...
December 20, 2019
For most children Christmas means fun, presents and Santa, but for some, the festive period means blazing rows, sleepless nights and worry because of domestic abuse.
This month, as part of their Christmas safety tips campaign, safe & sound, Dudley’s community safety partnership is highlighting...
Safer streets and less fear of crime are critical for the future success of Dudley and Brierley Hill town centres, a new people’s panel has concluded.
A group of 40 people from the two towns were selected to form the first ever Dudley People’s Panel.
The panel was independently designed and faci...
February 14, 2019
Together we can... build stronger and safer communities
Dudley Council is committed to making the borough’s streets safer by working with police and communities to use the latest technology for reporting concerns of local people.
Technology is being used more than ever to report issues and one e...