Campaigns Digest Aug-Sept 2013

Good day one and all and welcome to your latest Campaigns Digest! There’s been no shortage of interest over the past couple of months, even if everything hasn’t gone the way we may have wished. Less to report on the waste and planning front this issue;...

Volunteer in the Spotlight: Sam Jones

How long have you been volunteering with BFoE? I’ve been volunteering with BFoE since September last year, so about ten months now. What do you do here? I’m the Stalls & Events Coordinator, so I’m involved in making sure we know about events we want to be involved...

BBC Gardener’s World

Recently, BFoE had the exciting chance to campaign at BBC Gardeners’ World Live at the NEC. We were working with groups from across the Midlands, including Leamington & Warwick, Nuneaton, Solihull, Redditch, Walsall, Wolverhampton, as well as national Friends of...

Push Bikes: Birmingham’s Cycle Campaign.

By Chris Lowe Push Bikes and Birmingham FoE have had a long history together. Since our start in 1979, we have been based at FoE’s building, the Warehouse, in Birmingham. In fact, our beginnings can be traced to a FoE bicycle group set up in 1978. So we are very...