Tag: Cllr Sharon Thompson

Rough Sleepers Task Force launched in city centre

By on 12/07/2017 in Bulletin, News, Partnerships with 0 Comments

Birmingham City Council and West Midlands Police have today (12 July) launched a Rough Sleepers Task Force to bring key organisations together to address city centre rough sleeping. The task force will tackle the increasing numbers of people genuinely sleeping rough in the city and the increasing numbers of people begging and involved in criminal […]

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School pupils debate how to tackle waste in Soho

By on 21/12/2015 in Cllr Trickett, News with 0 Comments

Pupils from six Birmingham schools took their seats in the Council Chamber to discuss how to keep their local area clean. Around 60 children from primary and secondary schools in Soho ward, quizzed officers from Birmingham City Council’s Fleet and Waste team during the debate. The Lord Mayor of Birmingham, Cllr Raymond Hassall, welcomed the […]

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New scheme to help the homeless

By on 07/10/2015 in Cllr Cotton, News with 0 Comments

Hear Mark’s story This week sees the launch of a new scheme which aims to coordinate groups that help the homeless in order to provide more effective and targeted support. The Homeless Outreach Accreditation Scheme will be launched on Thursday 8 October and will bring together about 25 voluntary organisations in Birmingham with a shared […]

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