UK 2008 Days Of Action For Autonomous Spaces Newswire Archive
05-01-2009 17:56Very interesting analysis of anarchist struggle, how to nurture a movement, and how to avoid it becoming irrelevant.... mentions of anarchist subcultures, consensus, and direct involvement with other political forces to spread use and acceptance of anarchist methods.
18-11-2008 01:07The roof of 87 Ashley road St Paul's Bristol continues to be occupied 120 hours (5 days) after the attempted eviction of the residents. The people on the roof are staying put in protest at the gentrification and destitution of our area. And in defence of homes for all.
12-11-2008 17:49check out story here
04-11-2008 01:22Hello, my name is Sam, one of the people living in 87 Ashley Road, St Paul’s, Bristol.
Firstly thank you very much to the large number of people from the local community who came down to show their support and resist the eviction attempt last Tuesday (28.10.08).
19-09-2008 23:01As the full European Social Forum got underway for proper, Swedish police, backed by foriegn police made 16 pre-emptive arrests at Malmo central train station in the mid-afternoon.
20-08-2008 00:52Recently we have heard commentaries regarding possible sanctions to be received by our organization from the International AIDS Society (IAS), for having contested against Marcelo Ebrard Casaubon, Mexico City’s Mayor, during the Closing Session of the XVII International AIDS Conference, held in this city from Aug. 3 to 8 of this year.
07-08-2008 19:41i just received the following information on an email list.
it seems to suggest that the bowl court social centre has been evicted this morning..
07-08-2008 09:06This morning at 7am, 40 high court bailiffs have evicted the Bowl Court squat in Shoreditch. It is located in Bowl Court which is up Plough Court next to the junction of Great Eastern Street and Shoreditch High Street. Please come around - help needed urgently !
in the Hackney Planning committee of London.
Hackney Council effort to sell off most of its land bank asset to
speculative driven private property deals suffered a blow last night
at its very own home - the Hackney Town Hall.
21-07-2008 23:20To give an example of how corrupt banking, taxes, usury (the charging of interest on money) actually is, here’s a simplified look at how much our homes SHOULD cost.
03-07-2008 21:21At 7am this morning the anarchist social centre at 88 London Road, Brighton was forcibly evicted, despite resistance. The Victorian church had been occupied since the Squatting Days of Action in April. The space was intialy opened as part of a two day international event, committed to creating autonumous spaces and highlighting the importance of squatting and global networking.
03-07-2008 09:05Police and bailiffs battered their way through the barricades to evict the squatted social centre at 88 London Road, Brighton.
12-06-2008 05:13Raytheon 9 Defendants Freed from Belfast Court Respond to their Acquital
squaring up for battle. On 4th June at Gee Street Magistrates Court,
property giant Hammerson will seek a possession order on a Victorian
warehouse that has been left empty and open to the elements since
attempts to gain consent to demolish the building failed.
31-05-2008 18:56East Oxford Community Centre Action Group
21st May 2008
Newsletter Number Two
Property development on the site of East Oxford Community Centre,
Property development on the site of East Oxford Games Hall,
Demolition of most of East East Oxford Community Centre site including the Social Club bar
20-05-2008 15:55London's latest social centre has finally given itself a name, set up its own website and received a visit from the owners saying "get out!"
15-05-2008 13:46TONIGHT !!! Interspace / LONDON preparation meeting
@ Bowl Court Squat 8 pm
See you there !!!
Interspace: International meeting for squats and autonomous spaces
On April the 11th the Tekenschool (part of the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam) was squatted by the April 2008 Coordination Group. The building was used for socials and workshops and as a base for Indymedia NL. It was also the meet-up points for the RTS action on Saturday 12th April, which was attended by over 300 people: Video.
20-04-2008 20:06SPACE INVADED! THANKS TO EVERYONE WHO HELPED…..IT WAS ACE!
A Summary of the events in Manchester around Squat Manchester 12 April. Including the film night, the banner drops, the new squatted social centre, the family fun day, the No Borders March, the occupation of Jacksons Wharf the busted 'free' party and more!!