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Fur; Eggs; McD+KFC; Greyhounds; SabsBenefit +more! (Pat) | 10.02.2012 02:55

Another two weeks of campaigning with Nottingham Anima Rights includes:

Fur; Eggs; McD+KFC; Greyhounds; SabsBenefit; VeganOutreach; Badgers; PetWelfare

Nottingham Animal Rights works to co-ordinate the activities of many of the groups and individuals campaigning for animal rights and welfare in Nottingham.

At each fortnightly meeting a number of events are planned, including...


Nottm Fur Protests - Sunday 12th February

Fur trade protest at 1pm at Flannels, 34-36 Bridlesmith Gate, Nottingham NG1 2GQ

Followed at 2pm at Paul Smith, 20 Low Pavement Nottingham NG1 7DG

Despite assertions that they will stop selling fur in 2012, Paul Smith still features fur in their collections, so protests continue.

These times will be repeated on Sunday 19th Feb
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Thursday 16th - Happy Egg demo at Victoria Centre
Meet at Lions at noon.

In one of the most ambitious undercover operations Viva! has ever undertaken, we have laid bare the awful truth of one of the biggest UK consumer deceits.

Followed by McDemo at 2pm


Friday 17th - Animal Rights Stall. Meet at Lions at 1pm.

Also Nottingham Greyhound Stadium Demo at 6.30 at the Colwick track.

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Saturday 18th February - Nottingham Hunt Sabs benefit gig

People's Kitchen meal at 6.30pm followed by fundraiser in the Sumac Social Club.

If you can't make it to the benefit event, you could always send a donation

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Also Saturday 18th

Vegan outreach with Veggies at On The Verge Winterfest

All-day folk crossover music fest at the Polish Club, Sherwood Rise from 13:30, with catering by Veggies.

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Sunday 19th Feb - Fur Demos, as before


Tuesday 21st February - National Badger Cull Protest

Starts 8am in Birmingham.


Thursday 23rd February 2012

6.15pm: KFC Demo, Lover Parliament Street

7.30pm: Meal at Annie's Burger Shack at the Navigation

8pm: Nottingham Animal Rights Meeting at The Navigation Inn, Wilford Street, Nottm NG21AA



Animal Rights Activist Weekend, Bristol.

Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th March

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'Pet Welfare' in Kirkby in Ashfield badly needs help with dog walking, and help with 100+ rabbits.

Please spare a day this months to join the Dog Walking Rota

Simply telephone 07854 290997 in the first instance or 01623 753883.




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