FREE Workshop: Effective Campaigning (Derby WEA Day School Autumn 2016)

Petition presentation at the Senedd - Eating Disorder Unit in Wales / Cyflwyno deiseb yn y Senedd - Uned Anhwylderau Bwyta yng NghymruTutor: Mark Grayling
Date & Time: 15 Oct 2016, 10:00am – 4:00pm.
Includes 30mins for lunch – please bring your own
Venue: WEA, The Mill, Lodge Lane, Derby DE1 3HB

Do you want to save your local library, oppose a planning application or get your MP to take up an important issue? This workshop will be led by a tutor with over thirty years’ experience of campaigning at local, national and international levels.

To enrol for this day school please contact the Derby office on 01332 291 805 or


Running an effective local campaign – Autumn 2016

Petition: A campaign to secure Cardigan Hospital / Deiseb: Ymgyrch i ddiogelu Ysbyty AberteifiWhether you want to save your local pub, oppose a planning application, run a successful trade union campaign at work, or if you are an anti-poverty activist who wants to get the law changed, you need to know how to campaign to win and influence decisions. This is a practical course based on general principles. It will include opportunities to rehearse some of the skills needed to run a successful campaign.

N.B There will be an optional visit to the Houses of Parliament – date and transport costs to be confirmed at first session. (Help with transport costs may be possible – please ask in the office)

Tutor – Mark Grayling
Fee – £53.90 or Free
Venue – WEA, The Mill, Lodge Lane, Derby DE1 3HB
Date – Thursday 7:00pm – 9:00pm, 7 meetings from 29 September 2016
Course Ref – C2336547

Online enrolment is available from 4 July – go to