20’s Plenty for Birmingham – Help our Campaign

Birmingham FoE has been campaigning for a default speed limit of 20mph on all residential areas across Birmingham and recently I have been helping to organise the campaign locally.The recent successes in other UK cities, such as Portsmouth and Oxford, have been very...

Media Update 5th November

 5th November 2009  Here are some interesting press stories from the last week:   More funding for free bus passes could be on the way: http://cli.gs/EGL0q (birminghampost.net)Local Food campaign could be a reality in Birmingham:...

Its a wrap: Birmingham Friends of the Earth get stitched up

Lets be honest, wrapping gifts in paper, it’s all about the eye candy and not much about the environment. In the UK, we waste stacks of trees and resources with glitzy paper for a 20 second fix. It is estimated by Waste online that over Christmas as much as 83 square...