UK Newswire Archive
02-02-2006 13:02Bush jumpstarts the alternative energy movement with his own hot air demonstration ...
02-02-2006 12:07A photographic exhibition by Isabelle Merminod
02-02-2006 11:27PARIS — French and German newspapers on Wednesday republished caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad that have riled the Muslim world.
02-02-2006 11:11Imagine living on ‘death row’ … in Britain. Being allowed to walk around, but not knowing which day you’ll be seized and sent back to your enemies. This is the story of a failed asylum seeker in Nottingham. He's lived in the shadows for 5 years. He can't stay and he can't go back. What is he to do?
02-02-2006 10:14Italian militant folk-rock band Yo Yo Mundi to tour Britain and Ireland
02-02-2006 08:14Welfare reform webchat with minister today
02-02-2006 06:57Greenpeace, along with Environmental Investigation Agency (EIA) and the Humane Society, revealed the link between the whaling in the Southern Ocean and Gortons. We revealed that the Japanese parent company that wholly owns Gortons, Nippon Suissan, also partly owns the whaling fleet whose boats depart every year to hunt whales in Antarctica.
02-02-2006 06:18This looks like this might be a promising site for anyone interested in what happened on july 7 last year.
01-02-2006 22:35VENEZUELA INFORMATION CENTRE - PUBLIC MEETING
"VENEZUELA – WHAT'S GOING ON?
Solidarity with the Bolivarian Revolution – oppose US aggression"
MONDAY 27TH FEBRUARY 2006, 7.30 pm
Mechanics' Institute, 103 Princess Street, Manchester
Falling in love is the ultimate act of revolution
Speakers included the mother of a soldier from Tamworth who was killed in Iraq.
01-02-2006 21:44Tuesday 30th January 2006 saw the death of the 100th British soldier in the war in Iraq. Peace campaigners in Swindon joined others in many towns around the country in a vigil the following day to mark this event. The names of two hundred victims of the war; the one hundred soldiers, and one hundred of the hundred-thousand plus Iraqis, were read out in front of the Cenotaph, followed by a two-minute silence.
featuring ATTILA THE STOCKBROKER, THE ROSINATORS, NAKED RUBY,
LARRY LOVE and leading Bolivian folk band EXPRESION BOLIVIA
01-02-2006 20:47Start the Peace- A 15min DVD edit of the recent International peace conference in London- followed by discussion.
Wednesday 8th Feb, 7.30 Asian Cultural Centre, Manzil Way (Off Cowley Road)
01-02-2006 19:34Vote in Skynews poll which is currently running strongly against allowing any benefits for failed asylum seekers. Please make your voice heard and act today - vote no to protect asylum seekers from being treated like criminals.
In June 2003, an affinity group blockaded the Aubonne Bridge with a climbing action in order to stop a G8 delegation from reaching the summit in Evian. The police cut the climbing rope and nearly killed two activists. Now the policeman who cut the rope and his senior officer are in court. They are charged with body harm with negligence…
The Aubonne support group is mobilising to the trial, a party and the surrounding workshops