Colin Parry lost his 12 year old son Tim in 1993 in an IRA attack in Warrington.
He has dedicated his life to working for peace and reconciliation and has invited Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness to speak at his Peace Centre tonight.
Members of Birmingham group Justice for the 21 are travelling to Warrington to protest about the controversial speaker.
They all lost loved ones in the Birmingham Pub Bombings 39 years ago and want those responsible brought to book.
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A band of persistent, occasionally heavy rain moves eastwards over the region.
Winds increasing further on Monday morning with a persistent band of rain sinking south across the area by midday.
Thousands of runners took part in the Great Birmingham 10K. The 6.2mile event went around the city, ending on Broad Street.