Advancing the principles of sustainability and positive environmental change.

Birmingham Friends of the Earth

Mission Statement

Support Your Environment


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...

What Price Freedom?

This March I went to Lancashire for a joyous and peaceful anti-fracking protest at Preston New Road. While I was there I spent the night in a freezing barn with some wonderful people and was driven around the county by a chap called Richard, who was friendly, generous...

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Christmas Crafternoon!

Would you like to have some festive fun with us? Join us on Saturday 15th December for a fun and festive Christmas Crafternoon! Everyone is welcome. We'll be making a variety of recycled decorations, from fir-cone reindeers to teabag-wrapper wreaths, and attempting...

Autumn Pub Quiz – 14 October

We are pleased to announce that we will be hosting our next quiz on 14 October, 7pm at The Spotted Dog. This will be a fantastic opportunity to have fun and raise some money for our campaigns. In particular we are raising funds to support our air pollution, plastic...

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