Salma Yaqoob is currently defending and campaigning to save the Friends Institute in Moseley Road, Balsall Heath, against hypocritical Birmingham City Council plans to close the establishment amid claims of financial trouble, despite recently spending £8,000 to resurface the building’s car park.
Please read all of the following news stories:
Birmingham City Council wants to sell Friends Institute – 18.09.08 (Paul Dale, Birmingham Post)
Friends Institute boiler ‘can be repaired’ says council – 07.09.08 (Paul Dale, Birmingham Post)
Benefactor needed to save Friends Institute Building – 03.09.08 (Paul Dale, Birmingham Post)
Campaign launched to save Friends Institute in Birmingham – 01.09.08 (Paul Dale, Birmingham Post)
Join the ‘Friends of Friends’ facebook group here.