Monthly Archives: January 2010

Tricks to Successful Campaigning

In 2003 David Nicholl, a resident blogger on The Stirrer, decided to voice his concerns about Guantanamo Bay. As a consultant neurologist and more importantly as a human being he was concerned about the treatment of detainees. He therefore decided to take action. Over the coming weeks I will be revealing his 15 tips for successful campaigning based on his presentation to our regional conference. Keep an eye on this blog for more info.

His latest post on The Stirrer is on where the bodies were sourced for the Bodies Revealed exhibition in Birmingham challenges the organisers to guarantee they aren’t sourced from executions in China. See

Volunteers Required

Bournville AI are hosting Greeting Card Signing as follows:
 Date : Saturday 23rd January 2010
Venue : St Martins Church ,Bullring,Birmingham [entrance to room via Edgaston Street]
Time : 10am [set-up] until 2pm.
We would be delighted if anyone could join for all or part of the time -either to help outside inviting the public in or in the room itself -please email if you can help.