• News

    18th January 2020

    Learn how to use Scheduled Posts on Social Media

    A recent study by Statista showed that “The United Kingdom (UK) was home to 45 million active social media users in 2019; 39 million of those were active mobile social media users. That… Read More

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    6th January 2020

    BOSF – AGM 2020

    All BOSF members and groups are invited to our AGM this year on Saturday 18th January, hosted in the white house at Kings Heath Park, in the downstairs room K2.  Our Annual General Meeting will start at 2.00pm and will… Read More

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    3rd January 2020

    Birmingham’s Favourite Birds Poll

      Choose from 80 species of Birmingham’s Favourite Birds and vote in a new public poll as part of the city’s Art4Nature project.   Vote here: https://shorturl.gg/hsNWt   The top… Read More

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    8th December 2019

    Birmingham’s true value of city’s parks and open spaces calculated at £11billion

      The value of parks and green estate in Birmingham, in terms of what they offer to all aspects of life in the city, has been calculated as £11billion over a… Read More

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    26th November 2019

    John Feeney Charitable Trust Grants

      The John Feeney Charitable Trust’s trustees will give priority to applications from charitable organisations operating in the fields of the arts, music, heritage and open spaces. Organisations must be based… Read More

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    Pocket Parks Funding

      Get your skates on and bid for some money to improve your local green space. The Government has released further funding to their Pocket Park programme and communities are… Read More

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    25th November 2019

    General Election Manifesto Pledges

    General Election Manifesto Pledges Lots of green space organisations are putting out their manifesto’s for our parks and green spaces – if you are going to meet your candidates, take… Read More

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    BOSF Annual Survey – We Need Your Feedback

    It’s that time of year again when we ask BOSF members to feedback to us about your Friends Group’s work and views over the past 12 months, from November 2018… Read More

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    15th November 2019

    Big Green Summit 2019

      Birmingham citizens call for a greener city in timely new survey  Over the last six months a coalition of environmental organisations from across Birmingham have consulted the city’s residents… Read More

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    30th October 2019

    Run Leader in Cotterdige Park and surrounding areas

    Do you love running and would like to help others to discover their passion for running too? Active Parks are looking for volunteers to train to become run leaders in Cotteridge… Read More

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