Laura Creaven

Passion Points: 940

12 Mar 2019

Think blue, let cyclists through!

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Birmingham Connected, part of Birmingham City Council, are asking people to “Think blue, let cyclists through” ahead of new cycle routes opening on the A34 and A38 this year.

Passions : Green travel

12 Mar 2019

Birmingham Transport Summit

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With around 250 decision makers, transport planners, activists and enthusiasts, Birmingham Transport Summit was a day to celebrate what is good about transport in the city and look to the future of what Birmingham’s transport offering will look like.

Passions : Green travel

12 Mar 2019

Green Heart Festival

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Tags: Birmingham University Green Heart 

The University of Birmingham is celebrating the redesigned ‘Green Heart’ area of the campus with a free weekend festival on Saturday 8 and Sunday 9 June 2019.

Passions : Green open spaces

27 Feb 2019

National Walking Summit in Birmingham

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Tags: Walking 

Living Streets, the UK charity which supports Britons to enjoy the act of walking, are hosting their annual conference in Birmingham on 29 March 2019.

Passions : Green travel

27 Feb 2019

Birmingham City Council launches website for drivers in Birmingham

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Tags: brumbreathes 

The website provides information for businesses, particularly self-employed drivers and fleet managers using vehicles in the city, who may be affected by the Clean Air Zone.

Passions : Air quality

20 Feb 2019

Green bin for recycling and waste

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Tags: recycling reduceplastic 

The UK Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs is seeking to gather views on household and recycling collections.

Passions : Reducing waste

19 Feb 2019

Cycle stand near Bullring

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19 Feb 2019

Great British Spring Clean

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Tags: Jewellery Quarter Litter pick 

Passions : Reducing waste

19 Feb 2019

Recycle Crisp Packets poster

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Tags: boldmere recycling Sutton Coldfield 

If you enjoy a bag or two of crisps, but wish you could recycle the packets, then a library in Sutton Coldfield might have the answer.

Passions : Reducing waste

13 Feb 2019

Birmingham & Fazeley Canal open weekend

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Tags: Birmingham canal 

The Canal and River Trust are hosting an open weekend on 23 - 24 February 2019, to celebrate the importance of the canal network to the people or Birmingham, as well as give visitors an opportunity to see heritage and restoration in 

Passions : Green open spaces

13 Feb 2019

West Midlands co-ordinated cycling strategy launched

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Tags: Andy Street Cycling Transport for West Midlands WMCA 

Transport for West Midlands and the West Midlands Combined Authority announce ambitious plans to increase investment in cycling and walking in the region.

Passions : Green travel

13 Feb 2019

Views on a plastic-free Commonwealth Games

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Tags: plasticfree 

Birmingham Friends of the Earth are asking people for their views on on plastic waste at the 2022 Commonwealth Games, which will take place in Birmingham.

Passions : Reducing waste

07 Feb 2019

Charity to Deliver Family Cycling Project

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Tags: bicycle 

Midland Mencap's 'Parkride' family cycling project will help low income families of children with Special Educational Needs and/or Disabilities (SEND) get active with their children.

Passions : Green travel

07 Feb 2019

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Tags: cyclist brumcyclist 

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07 Feb 2019

New Cycle Stands in the city centre

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Tags: Cycle rack Cycling 

New bicycle stands have appeared around Birmingham city centre for cycling enthusiasts to lock their bikes to whilst they work or shop.

Passions : Green travel

06 Feb 2019

Birmingham to Host Transport Summit

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Birmingham will play host to a transport summit in March, looking at how transport issues affect everyone in Birmingham and discuss the future of its transport network.

Passions : Environment & green action

06 Feb 2019

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Tags: Waseem Zaffar 

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06 Feb 2019

Live West Midlands Bus Map

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Tags: birmingham bus 

A local programmer has developed a live map showing the bus stops and live buses travelling around the West Midlands region - find out where your bus is.

Passions : People & community

06 Feb 2019

Birmingham Bus Survey launched

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Tags: Birmingham city council National Express West Midlands No 50 bus birmingham bus 

Ahead of the introduction of the Clean Air Zone, Councillor Waseem Zaffar, cabinet member for transport and environment, and Birmingham City Council are urging residents to fill in a survey to let the council know more about why people are chosing not to use the Birmingham bus network, and what they can do to improve passenger numbers.

Passions : People & community

06 Feb 2019

Zero waste supermarket wins award

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Tags: clean kilo 

The UK's largest zero waste supermarket, based in Birmingham, wins a business grant to expand internationally.

Passions : Environment & green action

06 Feb 2019

Volunteers needed for Refill Birmingham Action Day

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Refill Birmingham Action Day is looking for volunteers to help encourage businesses to offer free tap water

Passions : Environment & green action

26 Dec 2018

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