Campaigning

Graham Ellis sharing years of experience as a thought on each day
Coffee Shop Home PageAbout the Coffee ShopAcronymsStation ComparatorCalendarNew TopicsPopular TopicsMRUGCoffee Shop Forum
Campaigning Home PageCampaigning - list of daily tipsCampaigning - today's tip
Great Western RailwayCross Country TrainsChiltern RailwaysSouth Western RailwayTransport for WalesTransport for London

Ask humbly for help people love helping if you 're a bit lost

This campaign tip (no. 108) was published on Thursday, 18th April 2019
But don't be naughty and overdo it; if you suggest you need help in doing your basic job, you'll raise questions as to why you have that job in the first place - you may come across as a passenger in a role there's no space for passengers.

And if you're asking for help, make it easy for people to help, and make them feel safe and know they'll be appreciated for doing so.
Discussion via Coffee Shop forum

Contact details

These pages are written by Graham Ellis of Melksham, Wiltshire. Overlapping a life in IT and IT training, with running a hotel and campaigning for improved public transport, Graham has never been quiet - though he's starting to wind down gently now. He no longer takes overnight guests and has stepped doen from the "Community Rail Officer" role which he accidentally aquired. So he now has more time to write pages such as these and to travel in the UK. He'll be delighted to speak with your group or take a look through your case or camapaign, but be alerted that his time is not limitless even now, and he still has to keep the wolf from the door.

Postal: 48, Spa Road, Melksham, Wiltshire, SN12 7NY
Phonal: 01225 708225
Emailal: graham -at- wellho.net
Or reach me on the Coffee Shop Forum (User Grahame) facilities


What a difference a campaign makes!

It probably wouldn't have happened without a strong community campaign with which I have been involved. Most days through 2019 I'll be sharing a thought, an idea, a way of working or an experience. Come back here for the links. Discussions via the Coffee Shop Forum - Graham Ellis, 31st December 2018


Popular Links


Recent forum popular topics

[*] The passengers are BACK!
[*] Priority bus route Bristol to Bath
[*] MEETING (20.10.2021) report - Bristol to Waterloo
[*] What is a reasonable connection?
[*] Reading Green Park
[*] Annoying / amusing use of completely irrelevant stock photos to illustrate pr ...
[*] lumo. FirstGroup's open access operation on ECML
[*] Additional fare payable
[*] Portishead Line reopening for passengers - ongoing discussion