West Midlands UK is a metropolitan county and city region in western-central England, also known as the Midlands. The estimated population of wm is 2,808,356, making it the second most populous county in England. The county consists of seven metropolitan boroughs: the City of Birmingham (England’s 'second city'), the City of Coventry and the City of Wolverhampton, as well as the boroughs of Dudley, Sandwell, Solihull and Walsall.
The region is geographically diverse, from the urban central areas of the conurbation to the rural western counties of Shropshire and Herefordshire. The longest river in the UK, the River Severn, travels through the county towns of Shrewsbury and Worcester.
The region encompasses many attractions, such as the Malvern Hills 'an outstanding natural beauty', Kidderminster's Wyre Forest and Severn Valley Railway Station, alongside the town of Stratford upon Avon, the birthplace of the writer William Shakespeare.
Herefordshire and Worcestershire based roles are commutable from: Worcester, Hereford, Leominster, Malvern, Ross-on-wye, Tenbury Wells, Bromyard, Birmingham, Halesowen, Solihull, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Droitwich, Stourbridge, Wolverhampton, Evesham and Pershore and Ledbury.