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The Government Launches the 25 Year Environment Plan

Posted January 11, 2018

The Government has just launched it’s 25 Year Environment Plan ‘A Green Future: Our 25 Year Plan to Improve the Environment’. It sets out what they will do to improve the environment, within a generation.... View Article

NCSEM launches Healthy Habits new year campaign

Posted January 10, 2018

Throughout January the National Centre for Sport and Exercise Medicine (NCSEM) will be looking at different ways to build healthy habits into the daily routine this new year. The campaign will cover top tips and... View Article

Esmee Fairbairn Foundation Launched New Insight Report into their Environment and Food Funding

Posted January 8, 2018

Esmee Fairbairn Foundation are launching their Environment and Food Insight Report which can be read by clicking here! This report is based on insights and lessons from grants which closed in 2016 and 2017. They... View Article

Moseley CDT Chief Officer Vacancy

Posted December 19, 2017

A great opportunity has opened up in Moseley, a unique part of Birmingham with a long history of community led action. Moseley Community Development Trust (CDT) seeks to improve the quality of life and the... View Article

Vote for UK Best Park with Fields in Trust

Posted September 27, 2017

Send your Nominations in now to Fields in Trust for your Best Park in 2017. Tell them why you love your local park and nominate it for this year’s UK’s Best Park, as voted by... View Article

Gold for Acocks Green in Bloom 2017

Posted September 27, 2017

A big Congratulations goes to Acocks Green Village in Bloom for achieving a GOLD Award from the  RHS ‘Heart of England in Bloom, Urban Community catagory. The ‘Awards Ceremony took place at Warwick Castle on... View Article

North of Birmingham City Centre Funding Briefing Session 12th September

Posted September 6, 2017

Tuesday 12th September, 3.30pm to 6.30pm at Albert Hall, 5 Witton Road, Aston, Birmingham, B6 5NU This funding briefing and networking session has been designed to raise awareness of three different funding streams targeted at... View Article

Green Space Can Boost Short Term Memory Development in Children

Posted September 5, 2017

Research has shown that higher amounts of vegetation nearby can boost short term memory development and reduce inattentiveness in primary school children. The study, undertaken in Barcelona, tested 2,593 children at 36 different primary schools... View Article

WHO Report Shows Urban Green Spaces Deliver Multiple Health Benefits

Posted September 5, 2017

A new WHO report summarizing evidence on the health effects of green space in urban areas shows that green spaces offer numerous public health benefits, including psychological relaxation and stress reduction, enhanced physical activity and... View Article

Four ways to Greener Birmingham Event 10th September

Posted August 30, 2017

Join us on a Journey: Four Ways to a Greener Birmingham, Sunday 10th September 2017 The Greener Birmingham Coalition are offering a novel way to experience the city’s natural heritage. As part of Birmingham Heritage... View Article