Lime Trees enriching our faith

Trees are beautiful, valued, sacred and necessary to the earth and to us, when we live in a city such as ours it can be even more important to value them.To encourage such pride in our environment, our parks and our trees we held a Tree Planting Ceremony in Small...

Environmental aliens in the eyes of foreign students

When attempting to teach foreign students English in a communicative way, it is important to try to engage them with issues that really affect their lives. That means the future of the planet that they live on, surely. Well, if only it was that simple.In my classes...

December – Campaigns Digest

Every time I write the campaigns digest, I am sure that the period I am writing about is busier than the previous two months but I am now of the opinion that we are permanently very active.  Recently, we have been active with the Big Ask climate change campaign,...

Billesley – Lane Allotments Campaign Victory

Billesley Lane Allotments is owned by Moseley Golf Club who, at the end of a 50 year lease, wanted to evict the “allotmenters” and create a practice area. A long-fought battle ensued, involving a failed attempt by the Council to compulsorily purchase the...