The West Midlands region is situated at the heart of England. It's a diverse environment with a large conurbation at its centre surrounded by five contrasting rural shires.
It is home to approximately five million people and offers a variety of social, cultural and employment opportunities.
Did you know?
Despite its industrial heritage 70% of the region's land is used for agriculture.
West Midlands campaigns
Friends of the Earth is working on the following campaigns:
- Development masterplan
This plan will determine how the region develops for the next twenty years.
- Road Transport
The Government's plans to develop capacity along the M6 corridor does not fit with its own advice on climate change.
Birmingham airport has been earmarked for massive expansion.
For more information about our work in the West Midlands, please contact us.
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