ARENA NEWS

Conference Questions 2018

CER Delegates Want to Know What You Know   Merchants across Europe are rolling out their Christmas stock: wreaths, candles, wrapping paper and holiday knick-knacks by the millions are going on display to remind us the annual holiday shopping season has begun. Meanwhile, AA members in the Continental European Region (CER) are looking forward to […]

Read More…


Public Information Workshop

A very successful PI Workshop was held last Saturday, October 28th and a good variety of members attended. We discussed a great selection of issues relating to public information opportunities for meetings and intergroups. If your intergroup does not currently have a ‘PI Liaison Officer’ then it is a worthwhile idea to offer the position […]

Read More…


How To Give Up Drinking

  The booze genie strikes all kinds of people. One serious drinker tells of the way he put it back in the bottle. By LENNOX NICHOLSON From The Weekend Australian Magazine August 4th, 2017   I’d been out until 8am on New Year’s Day and hadn’t had a sip of alcohol. I had held firm although everyone […]

Read More…


Lifeline of recovery

  As an AA member, a trusted servant and a sponsor, participation in CER online meetings has been immensely helpful during my recovery and has changed my life for the better. My desire to join and serve in online meetings began when I was working on a project in Addis Abeba, Ethiopia in 2008, early […]

Read More…


Anonymous – Not Invisible

  It appears that we have reached a stage where it is generally felt, within the fellowship, that AA should have a more visible presence. Certainly that was the feeling expressed by the various PI Officers at the Annual Public Information Officers 2017 Regional Meeting held in York on the weekend of 15-16 September. All […]

Read More…