Tarmac was facing a large bill to clear contamination and drainage problems on the redundant site. The photograph shows Labour Councillor and ex-steelworker Bert Turner looking over site.
The proposed dismantling of a crane by Tarmac, the new owners of the site,was condemned by the Labour Party, including Spring Vale Labour Councillor Alan Garner.
Webbing bands being used to raise a casualty on to a stretcher. Tarmac had been dug up from Queen Square to make exercises more realistic.
New office units would be available over shops being updated by the Tarmac Group. This photograph includes the premises of Joseph Perks Ltd.
The top of Darlington Street opposite Beatties, where old shops were due to be adapted and refurbished as rentable office units with modern shops on the ground floor. Cradley Heath, Halesowen, and Tarmac Group are mentioned, and the photograph includes t
Councillor Arthur Steventon called for a crackdown on vandalism after Council houses were attacked. Tarmac is mentioned.
A road test of a Guy Big J6. Tarmac, Ltd. and Comers of Bilston are mentioned.
New homes had been built by Tarmac of Ettingshall.
On a visit to the Mayor’s Parlour at Wolverhampton’s Civic Centre, Prince Charles was disappointed about the state of the historic building and started talks with owners Tarmac over its future. Mayor Councillor Phil Richards, Giffard House and St Peter’s
Midshires Building Society was putting up the cash for private householders in Park Village to borrow to improve their run-down homes. Frederick Shaw of Crowther Street, Edith Taylor of Leslie Road, Martin Cooper, and Councillor Ken Purchase are quoted. C