We are looking for 12 people from Stirchley, Northfield and Balsall Heath to give us their views as we design a new School of Green Living digital platform to help make a difference to the lives of people in Birmingham communities. We will host a series of design focus groups over the next 8 months with the first
Over the last six months a coalition of environmental organisations from across Birmingham have consulted the city’s residents on the local environmental issues that matter most to them in The Big Green Conversation.
On Friday 15 November 2019, Greener Birmingham, councillors (including Leader Cllr. Ian Ward), businesses and changemakers from across the city have gathered at Impact Hub Birmingham for the launch of the People’s Manifesto for Birmingham.
We are currently working with theatre company C&T on a new environmental and heritage project across South Birmingham. With the Commonwealth Games coming to Birmingham in 2022, we look to use this project as a pilot for further ways to engage the public in accessing local cultural sites and organisations through sustainable means.
In June we were excited to hear that Birmingham would take part in International Car Free Day on Sunday 22 September. Aston Expressway would be closed to cars for 1 mile with events and activities celebrating Car Free Day. Unfortunately, this event has now been postponed to next Spring. We still wanted to mark the day in some way.
Life Cyclers is a new project we are undertaking with Hall Green Health Together with funding from Heart Research UK and Subway®.
Last week saw the first of 3, free eight week courses across 2019 and 2020 aimed at over 40s who are looking to improve their health. Participants will discover off-road green routes in the South Birmingham area, gain confidence in riding a bike and meet new people.
Join us – Be part of the Big Green Conversation. Tell us what kind of city you want to live in by filling in a short survey, and help Birmingham’s environmental organisations create a People’s Charter for the Environment (to be published in November) during this, the Year of Green Action 2019.
We are very excited to be working with Hall Green Health and we are looking forward to our first Social Prescribing event on Monday 11th March.
Refill is a national campaign set up by City to Sea. It aims to reduce plastic pollution at source by making it easier for people to reuse and refill their bottles with free tap water while out and about. We are the local champion for the campaign. We are working with a number of partners
We are very excited to be working with Impact Hub Birmingham and Knights Of to bring you a led FAMILY BIKE RIDE to their fantastic children’s book event on Sunday 11 November 2018.
We currently have exciting free training opportunities for between 4 -10 adults within our Cycle with Additional Needs Project. Improve your skills with us and take the opportunity to join our pool of freelance or volunteer cycle tutors. About us Cycle South Brum project is focused on giving people the skills and confidence to make