On Monday 28th March Birmingham Friends of the Earth and Sustainability West Midlands are holding a public debate entitled "High Speed Rail: Creating Sustainable Transport and Jobs?"
We have 4 guest speakers;
Christian Wolmar, writer and broadcaster
Mike Geddes, Professor
Jim Steer, director of Greengauge21
Martin Dyer, vice-chair of the West MIdlands Business Transport Group.
Chairing the event is Adrian Goldberg, BBC WM and Radio 5 Presenter.
Each speaker will outline their postion and then a debate will follow with written questions to be submitted in advance and questions from the audience to be taken on the night.
The event is being held at The Banqueting Suite, Birmingham City Council House starting at 6.00pm (debate starting at 6.30pm) and finishing at 8.00pm. [link]