Campaign success

Campaign success

A petition and campaign by BFOE, working with local residents, in 2019-20 saw off a scheme to widen the Moseley Road A435 and take down the street trees through Balsall Heath, during lockdown. A factor in its being abandoned was that the foot-ways would have been too...

How does air pollution affect health?

How does air pollution affect health?

Air pollution adversely impacts people's health; the risk of developing diseases increases due to exposure to air pollution, such as cardiovascular diseases, respiratory diseases, and cancers (House of Commons Environmental Audit Committee,2010). Air quality has been...