Burn or Recycle?

Burn or Recycle?

In 2016 Birmingham City Council undertook a review of future processing of domestic waste. This was prompted by decisions on what to do about incineration. The City’s 25-year contract for the Tyseley incinerator, operated by Veolia, is due to end in 2019. The official...
Festival of music

Festival of music

Festival of music, art and dance. Cotteridge We are going and we hope to see you there! Organised and run by the volunteers of Friends of Cotteridge Park CoCoMAD Starts with a parade from Cotteridge, 12:00 Saturday 7th July. From 12:00 in the main field, Birmingham...
Planning our land and lives, NPPF

Planning our land and lives, NPPF

The National Planning Policy Framework, NPPF, lays out what we the community expect of development. It also makes it clear to those developing our urban and rural habitats, what we aspire to and what we expect. The NPPF has been seen by some as a ‘shackle’ that...
Re-Open Kings Heath Station

Re-Open Kings Heath Station

Kings Heath has a railway running through it that with a short length of new link railway at Camp hill could be part of a 21 st century transport solution. Kings Heath could join the local rail network, making it easier to reach a range of destinations. Trains still...