20mph Plans Going to Council Cabinet

We’ve reacted positively to the news that plans to introduce a pilot 20mph speed limit scheme are due before Council Cabinet on Monday. This will roll out 20mph limits on residential roads across large parts of parts of central, east and south Birmingham. As a...

The Problem

Birmingham Friends of the Earth is campaigning for our city to get moving on air pollution and active transport. Welcome to the West Midlands, the UK’s second most polluted conurbation!1 A recent ruling by the UK Supreme Court said that Birmingham was one of 16...

The Solution

The Solution One of the best ways of cutting traffic levels is to get more people walking and cycling more often. Walking and cycling, or active transport, produces no emissions and has some fantastic health benefits. Unfortunately Birmingham is justifiably known as...

Take Action

What you can do! We handed in our Let’s Get Moving action cards at the end of 2014, but you can still push your councillors for strong investment in infrastructure that helps everybody get walking and cycling. Take action yourself by cycling or walking at least...