Appeal for Volunteers

      Do you have experience of working with children or young people? Could you work with a team of other volunteers to produce fun and interesting materials for green lessons to help our eco-ambassadors scheme?   We are developing materials for a project that will...

Birmingham Climate Change Festival 2010

Saturday the 5th of June was the first day of the three day Birmingham Climate Change Festival 2010. Centenary Square, in Birmingham, played host to the festival that offered a solar powered stage and circus, an ethical market and stalls offering information and tips...

Birmingham Canal Canter

This September (Saturday 18th), Birmingham Friends of the Earth, in conjunction with Heart of England Long Distance Walkers Association (LDWA), are organising a marathon length walk/run called the “Birmingham Canal Canter”. Challenge walks can raise big...

Elms Farm Excursion, Bank Holiday Monday 31 May

On Bank Holiday Monday 31 May a group of us from Birmingham went to Elms Farm, a biodynamic farm near Pershore, Worcestershire, as part of FOE’s Fix the Food Chain campaign which forges links with local farmers.Demeter is an organic standard dating back to the...