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Let the lunatics bid to run the asylum and set the agenda

This campaign tip (no. 33) was published on Saturday, 2nd February 2019
Community members may not start out being the most informed, but they know what the (the community and customers) want, and they're not initially encumbered by the need to fit within what may be a tired old system!

Perhaps it would be a good idea to have the main bus station outside the railway station? You may be laughed at for that idea in your local town in Someshire, but it has been know to work. You are free to suggest it, unencumbered by any knowledge of risk and effort involved in moving away from the status quo!
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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


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