I had recently been in contact with Birmingham Universities conservative party union. My aim was to film and edit a video blog about a questions and answer session from visiting local conservative party member, Andrew Mitchell.
Unfortunately the chairman of the union was slack in response and couldn't confirm whether it was alright for me to film the session, therefore I didn't attend.
Obviously this is disappointing especially considering the recent success the conservative party have had nationally in the local elections and this would have followed up nicely with a feature on the reaction from within the party.
but it was not to be...