Category : Wilding up

Humans on the Heath

It’s the people that make an area – and in Balsall Heath and Sparkbrook there are some wonderful people from all walks of life, who have plenty of stories to share! Inspired by the Social Media phenomenon ‘Humans of New York’, we’ve collated some portraits of people living, loving and working in our neighbourhood – Humans on the Heath from our launch event at City Farm, Balsall Heath:


Meriden Park – A place where children can do their thing

Tackling climate change across Birmingham

Reclaiming the street

Findon Road

Findon Road

The residents of Findon road in Ward End undertook their first event with it’s accompanying road closure on the 1st of September. The weather was clearly on the residents’ side on this early Autumn day, the sun streamed down for the entire six hour event. Fortunately, a cold smoothie was never too far away. (more…)

10th September 2018  |  Dominic Gill

Greener Birmingham Day Out 2018

Going WILD in Birmingham

Active Streets five years on and growing

Green Flags and Green Shoots in Northfield

Wild Brum’s Green Carpet Roll Out

With our first event done, we are coming away with a feeling of excitement. Pots were planted, shrubs were established and neighbours aquainted. (more…)

3rd October 2017  |  Alice Trevallion

Four Ways to a Greener Birmingham