Guest Article – Second Pedals

Guest Article – Second Pedals

Guest Article – Second Pedals Second Pedals is a new community bicycle regeneration project based in Castle Vale, Birmingham. We registered as a CIC, Community Interest Company, on 4th December 2015. We thought of the idea during last year’s summer. We had a...
In the Media – Spring 2016

In the Media – Spring 2016

It has been a slightly quieter time on the media side of things lately, but we have still managed to make an appearance. Firstly, our Waste Isn’t Rubbish petition hand-in on the 12 January received a lot of media attention. It was in the Birmingham post, the...
Spring in Digbeth Community Garden

Spring in Digbeth Community Garden

It’s Spring again! Although with early daffodils blooming everywhere, you could be forgiven for thinking that spring had already arrived back in January. We’ll be kicking off our garden activities on Friday 1st April, with the Real Junk Food Project at Digbeth First...
Strange money in you pocket

Strange money in you pocket

Having recently moved to the UK, I still catch myself saying things like “Would you like a Euro with that?” to shopkeepers. They usually give me a strange look, until I realise my mistake and repeat myself, swapping ‘Euro’ for a more appropriate ‘Pound’. Having to...