Local Shops Campaign Update

Birmingham always seems to have a range of supermarket developments on the go at any one time… so many that it is difficult for us to keep up with them. Since the last edition of the newsletter, the good news we can bring you is that the ASDA proposals for...

Another Farmers

We are lucky enough to celebrate another farmers’ market, this time at Birmingham University, joining the ever growing list of farmers’ markets in the Birmingham area. Birmingham University is the first university in the country to obtain a license to hold...

NEW ANTI-RUNWAY CAMPAIGN AIMS TO ‘KEEP IT UP’

Birmingham Friends of the Earth kicks off 2008 with a new campaign to fight the expansion of Birmingham International Airport (BIA). Birmingham FoE has teamed up with Birmingham Airport anti-Noise Group (BANG) to create a tongue-in-cheek website, www.flyagra.co.uk,...

Warehouse News

Much of the end of 2007 was spent tackling the financial aspect of Birmingham Friends of the Earth. For instance some of the management committee attended a business planning away day to draw up some strategic objectives for 2007-10. We have also been looking at...