Memories & History

A series of pamphlets has been produced using archive material and the memories of volunteers and workers, and these are available to download. We also produced a video which can be accessed HERE. 3 years at the warehouse (Written in 1982) Admin & Governance Early...

The Project

Birmingham Friends of the Earth (BFoE) moved to its building ‘The Warehouse’ in Digbeth in 1977.  To mark the 40th anniversary we undertook a Heritage project, funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, to chart BFoE’s progress with protecting the environment and its impact...

How to enter

‘Climate Change’ – we are familiar with the term. The concept has been disseminated, publicized, sensationalized endlessly – to the point that it is very much a part of the public imagination. This is the problem. For too many it exists only in the imagination....

So, what’s it all about?

Our aim for the 2018 Birmingham Friends of the Earth Art Competition is to raise awareness of ‘climate refugees,’ encouraging people to consider the disproportionate effects of climate change around the world. It is thought that by 2020 there will be 50 million...

Take Action

What can you do? Sign our petition in support of a national deposit return scheme on plastic bottles Try to reduce your plastic waste by carrying an alternative drinking bottle and buying less plastic packaging. Take a look at these 9 ways to reduce your plastic waste...