West Midlands MEP James Carver has welcomed news that the region has been shortlisted by Channel 4 to be home for the broadcaster’s new national HQ.
The independent Euro MP said: “It’s important large companies spread their wings and realise there is a world outside London and the south east in order to create a balanced economy.
“The West Midlands, at the heart of the country, has so much to offer in terms of ease of access to all parts of the country, vibrant, go-ahead cities, historic towns, stunning countryside – a great place to live and work.
“It’s a no brainer Channel 4 – hope to see you making the right move.”
Channel 4 shortlists West Midlands as location for new HQ - GBS LEP
Channel 4 has today (Tuesday 30 May) announced that the West Midlands has been shortlisted to be the home for the broadcaster’s new national HQ. This success follows the West Midlands Combined Authority (WMCA) making a formal bid to bring Channel 4 (C4) t