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Tread Lightly 2017 a Success!

Footsteps steps held its second Tread Lightly Conference at the Birmingham Progressive Synagogue on Sunday November 19th. Nearly 50 people attended to hear presentations about: how faith inspires action; work with young people;  Footsteps plans for the coming year; and the of launch our Footsteps Supporters Group.  Lively table discussions took place between contributions.  This […]

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Booking now open for Tread Lightly 2017

Tread Lightly on this Earth: faiths working together for a low carbon future. 19/11/2017, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm at Birmingham Progressive Synagogue, Birmingham After the success of last year’s Tread Lightly event, Footsteps are pleased to invite you to our 2017 day of discussion, as part of national interfaith week.  Join us to meet […]

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People of Faith go Foraging in Brum

Last Sunday people from a range of faiths joined our foraging walk along the River Cole. Rob, a local pagan and member Footsteps, led the group in searching for edible plants currently in season.  He explained how to enjoy the food that nature provides safely, and introduced the group to the significance of foraging for […]

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Divest our Pensions!

On Tuesday, a motion to divest the West Midlands Pension Funds of fossil fuels was debated by Birmingham City Council: and passed with cross-party support! Several local councils, including Birmingham City Council (BCC), put their employees pension investments into a large scheme called the West Midlands Pension Fund (WMPF).  Anyone who works for the council […]

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Paris Agreement Ratified – new Interfaith Statement

Photo: Green Faith. Earlier this month, at the COP22 climate summit, countries around the world ratified the Paris Climate agreement, negotiated last year. Back in 2015, many analysts seemed to feel that the Paris agreement for the first time recognised the scale of change that is needed to prevent catastrophic climate change, but lacked the […]

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Reminder: Tread Lightly 20th Nov

A reminder that our event Tread Lightly on this Earth is happening on Sunday 20th November 2-5pm at Central Mosque. The afternoon will feature a range of inspiring stories about faith groups and other organisations who are succesfully Reminder: Tread Lightly 20th Novtaking action for a low carbon future.  Plus there’s a chance to meet […]

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Tread Lightly: Registration Now Open!

Photo: Owen de Visser. This National Interfaith Week, you are warmly invited to: Tread Lightly on this Earth 20/11/2016, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm at Central Mosque, Birmingham Practical steps faiths can take together for a low carbon future One year on from the Paris Climate Change agreement, this is a chance to hear about […]

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Summer Faith Walk: 14th Aug

You are warmly invited to join our Summer Faith Walk: Get Inspired for a Low Carbon Future! 14/08/2016, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm Starting at Birmingham Buddhist Centre, 11 Park Rd, Moseley, B13 8AB Footsteps’ aim is to bring people together to take action for a low carbon future.   Sometimes it can feel a bit […]

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