Volunteers who work for the Italian association against Leucemia (AIL) will be present in 3,000 Italian squares on 10, 11, and 12 Dec selling poinsettias to raise money for medical research into blood-related illnesses. AIL has been selling these festive plants at Christmas for the past 16 years and this year they will also have stalls at major train stations. For the stall nearest you, tel. 064402696.