Coffee Cup Confusion

Coffee Cup Confusion

In Birmingham there are dozens of coffee shops. We are a city swimming in tea and coffee and if we’re not careful we will be swimming in waste as well! A recent exposé into the growing epidemic of binned coffee cups by TV’s Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall revealed that...
Campaigns Digest Autumn 2016

Campaigns Digest Autumn 2016

Welcome to our Autumn newsletter. We have had a very busy summer with campaigning and events. There has been a lot of fundraising over the past few months with our ‘Digbeth Bees Please!’ appeal, Organic BBQ and most recently our summer pub quiz. With so much going on...
Climate Justice = Open Borders

Climate Justice = Open Borders

There is a humanitarian crisis going on. Millions of people around the world are being forced to flee their homes, undertake perilous journeys and find themselves in desperate situations that most European countries seem to view as an inconvenience they would rather...
Birmingham Homeless Outreach

Birmingham Homeless Outreach

Rik James has been feeding homeless people for 20 years. The last six of these he has been head of Birmingham Homeless Outreach (BHO), a charity he founded. This collects unsold food from bakeries and distributes them direct to homeless people in the City Centre. “The...