Thousands travel to the National Memorial Arboretum on Remembrance Sunday

Veterans tell us how pleased they are to have seen so many young people there too. Laura Sanders Published: 11 11 2019 Last updated: 10 11 2019 Thousands of people from all across the country gathered at the National Memorial Arboretum in Burton yesterday. It was to honour all of those who have, or are,Continue reading “Thousands travel to the National Memorial Arboretum on Remembrance Sunday”

International Women’s Day 2019: What’s on in Birmingham

Originally published to I Am Birmingham International Women’s Day is coming up and this year’s campaign theme is ‘Balance for Better‘. The 2019 #BalanceforBetter campaign runs all year long. It doesn’t end on International Women’s Day. The campaign theme provides a unified direction to guide and galvanize continuous collective action, with ‘Balance for Better’ activity reinforced and amplifiedContinue reading “International Women’s Day 2019: What’s on in Birmingham”

Birmingham’s ‘Big Sleepout’: over six hundred take part in this frosty November fundraiser.

Over six-hundred people took part in this year’s Birmingham ‘Big Sleepout’, the largest annual fundraiser for St Basil’s, a charity which tackles youth homelessness in the region.