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Green Infrastructure Case Studies from Natural England

Posted July 18, 2013

Six new case studies demonstrate that GI is a more than just a great idea. It is a reality, which delivers high quality wildlife habitat, flood defense, places for people and nature, green transport routes... View Article


Northfield Ecocentre July Newsletter

Posted July 10, 2013

This month they have events from The Gruffalo visiting to forest school sessions to EcoKids and mini beasts, there are loads of things happening from all the family. They also have lazy Sunday bike rides... View Article


July Woodland Highlights from the Woodland Trust

Posted July 4, 2013

The longest day has come and gone and the days will be shortening. July was once a great month for invertebrates, but recent wet, cold summers have caused them serious problems and their numbers have... View Article


Park Lane Garden Centre – Social Enterprise

Posted July 3, 2013

BITA Pathways engages with adults experiencing mental health problems on a pathway towards person-centred recovery through personal development, learning, volunteering, employment and well-being. Centrally located in the Digbeth area, BITA Pathways is the largest independent... View Article


Northfield Ecocentre June Newsletter

Posted July 3, 2013

This month they celebrate the success of their Big Lunch Picnic, announce the launch of our Forest Schools project, congratulate the Great Midland Fun Runners and look forward to a summer of family fun. Click... View Article


Sustrans – Active Travel Champions

Posted May 31, 2013

Sustrans are looking for Active Travel Champions to inspire people to be more active to walk and cycle for more of their everyday journeys. As a Champion you can volunteer within your workplace, community or... View Article


Wild About Plants – May Newsletter

Posted May 28, 2013

Please see attached the May Pioneer newsletter from the Wild About Plants Team. They would also like to take this opportunity to let you know about their new-look Wild About Plants website – www.wildaboutplants.org.uk with... View Article


Chelsea Gold for Birmingham

Posted May 28, 2013

Congratulations to the Birmingham City Council Parks Team who received another coveted Chelsea Gold Medal at this year’s RHS Chelsea Flower Show. Enlightenment is a floral display celebrating the opening of the Library of Birmingham... View Article


Northfield Ecocentre May Newsletter

Posted May 28, 2013

This month Northfield Ecocentre received official Green Deal Advice Organisation (GDAO) accreditation. They also share updates on Ecocentre projects, and their involvement in city wide plans to make Birmingham a greener city. To read and... View Article


Coffee Morning Ward End Park 2013

Posted May 20, 2013

Coffee Morning at Ward End Friday 1st March 2013