Commonwealth Games bid fast-tracks case for new aquatics centre

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The right to stage the 2022 Commonwealth Games would spearhead a major regeneration of sporting facilities across not just Birmingham, but the wider West Midlands, the team behind the Games bid has said. The lasting economic benefits to the region have been outlined with the announcement that a successful bid would herald a new aquatics centre for the Black Country. The team behind the bid has revealed that the new centre in Sandwell would be one of three additional venues to be used for the Games - the others being the Ricoh Ar... For the full story register now for free or login below...