Building on Greenbelt

Before Christmas, Birmingham City Council announced plans to build around 4,000 new homes on greenbelt in the Sutton Coldfield area. As Birmingham Friends of the Earth, we disagree with the premise of building on greenbelt and it being necessary in the first place....

Campaign’s Digest February 2013

Hello and welcome to the first campaigns’ digest of the year! Winter notwithstanding, we’ve been continuing our hard work at the campaigning coalface over the past couple of months preparing for events as part of the Clean British Energy campaign, as well...

2013: The Year of Air

The European Commission has designated 2013 as the ‘Year of Air’, with new proposals on improving air quality across Europe. So, now is the perfect time for Birmingham Friends of the Earth to be launching our local campaign, Let’s Get Moving, which will highlight the...