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Set in the urban heart of Northfield, the Ecocentre offers practical and inspiring ideas and advice on how to green up your lifestyle, home or business, whatever the size and budget.

We run a wide range of services, activities, and events across a variety of themes.

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Children In Need Grant Awarded!

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Happy New Year to all of you! And what a year 2015 promises to be! Following the good news of last year’s Comic Relief Grant, we can now announce that we’ve also been awarded a grant from Children In Need to work with local children based around our community garden of Masefield.

For the past two years, we’ve already been working with the children of Masefield Community Centre, a centre that like many other services has been badly affected by cuts and is only able to survive thanks to the dedication of all the staff involved in the different groups meeting there.


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Running for a great cause!

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One of our management committee is running the Great Midlands Fun Run to help raise […]



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Northfield Ecocentre added 7 new photos.Saturday, March 28th, 2015 at 5:50pm

Thanks to all the families who braved the unpredictable weather to join us at Masefield Community Garden today, the egg hunt was a big hit and the perfect way to explore every corner of this amazing site. And we welcomed the new scarecrow, just made...

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Northfield EcocentreFriday, March 27th, 2015 at 6:29pm

Remember! No Wild Bunch tomorrow but loads of outdoor Easter fun at Masefield from 1-3pm. Join the Young Friends of Masefield Garden for an Easter egg hunt, natural bonnets and a new scarecrow for the garden, to name but a few.
More family activities...

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Northfield EcocentreThursday, March 26th, 2015 at 2:33pm

Don't forget tomorrow is Nappuccino time at the Ecocentre from 2-3.30pm. Join the Birmingham Cloth Nappy Network for a free, relaxed session filled with tons of practical advice on re-usable nappies. Everyone welcome.

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Northfield EcocentreMonday, March 23rd, 2015 at 3:44pm

Children's cycling confidence - one-to-one tuition and free group sessions - Easter Holiday dates

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Northfield EcocentreThursday, March 19th, 2015 at 3:34pm

Nappuccinos are back at the Ecocentre! Expectant or new parents, come and join the Birmingham Cloth Nappy Network on Friday 27th March, 2-3:30pm to see how you save money as well as do your bit to reduce waste going to landfills. Free, no booking required!

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