Brum Kids Draw Safer Streets

Local primary schools have produced some stunning posters in a drawing competition organised by Birmingham Friends of the Earth as part of Bike/Walk to school week. The competition was on the theme of road safety and the 20’s Plenty Campaign to reduce speed...

Scrutinising the Action Plan

Birmingham City Council for some time has had an ambitious target to reduce its carbon emissions without having taken the step of establishing how this is to occur. On the 29th of March the council took just such a step as the decision was finally taken by Birmingham...

Scrutinising the Action Plan

Birmingham City Council for some time has had an ambitious target to reduce its carbon emissions without having taken the step of establishing how this is to occur. On the 29th of March the council took just such a step as the decision was finally taken by Birmingham...

Ride Down the Road

On Saturday volunteers from Birmingham Friends of the Earth along with members of university and other social justice groups rode down the A45 from the council house in Victoria Square to Birmingham International Airport in protest at the council’s plans to...