The limitations of the Lea Castle site led to the move to the current
location in Kidderminster. BILD annual conferences became more ambitious
and every op-portunity was taken to encourage the participation of
people with learning disabilities.
During the 90s self and citizen advocacy became key themes in our work.
It was fitting that in the final years of the decade BILD members played
key roles in laying the groundwork for the White Paper 'Valuing People'
which, although not published until 2001, had its roots in the 1990s
Oliver Russell Oliver was a BILD Trustee 1996 to 2004, Chair of Trustees, and BILD Patron from 2004