Think Tank – Environment: 23rd-24th Jan 2010

Nichole Samuels, the community outreach officer for the Think Tank, contacted BFoE about having a presence at their open weekend as it was based around the concept of ‘environment’, which fits with our campaigns and they had invited families from less well...

20’s plenty community groups come together

Saturday 30th January will be a chance for community groups from all over Birmingham to get together and talk about making their streets and communities safer. There has been considerable interest from neighbourhood forums and other groups all over the city in the...

Community groups get together for 20’s plenty meeting

Saturday 30th January Birmingham Friends of the Earth are organising a meeting for representatives of community groups to get together and talk about making their roads safer. After spending last year campaigning on 20s plenty, largely working on getting letters...

Kings Norton Farmers’ Market saved

Birmingham Friends of the Earth was shocked to hear yesterday that Kings Norton Farmers Market was under threat of closure as Birmingham City Council would no longer give it the necessary road closure licence.     News came out of the blue for the...