UK Newswire Archive
28-09-2006 09:47les AFFAIRES de LA nation AU'jourD'hui- qu'est ce que se passe?
Young, naive but loud! A small band of Rhythms of Resistance Manchester sambistas walked right at the entrance of Midlands Hotel (where the labour conference delegates were staying) playing funky tunes and shouting antiwar chants.
27-09-2006 18:33So you've decided that you're going to come along and help sack parliament on Monday 9 October...
One child was killed and at least fourteen residents were injured in an Israeli air strike and 20 residents were taken prisoner by the Israeli army during an invasion to areas east of Khan Younis, while the army continue to attack West Bank cities and taking prisoners. These stories and more coming up stay tuned.
27-09-2006 17:21The produced wealth is concentrated in the hands of a small elite.. The downside of this concentration of wealth is absolute poverty, hunger and disease.. The material wealth in the western world is sufficient to meet the financial obligations to the South.
27-09-2006 16:26As the government was attacked over its NHS policy at the Labour Party conference, plans to rebuild Alder Hey children's hospital in Springfield Park are in chaos, amid cuts to budgets forced by the Private Finance Initiative (PFI) scheme.
27-09-2006 15:48A local anti-climate change group in Wantage, Oxfordshire, is organising a big concert for climate action on the 2nd of December. It takes place in a tried and tested venue and is set to pull in hundreds of locals. The group aims to inspire them with our message about the need to tackle climate change. But we need support!
27-09-2006 15:38Today in Manchester, a group of around 70 protesters gathered for the Rally of Resistance, an act of civil disobedience against Anti-Terror laws preventing protests close to the G-Mex conference venue of this year's Labour party conference. Manchester Police decided to act less than peacefully and several protesters were gratuitously shoved into a cordon.
27-09-2006 14:55In successfully challenging a Compulsory Purchase Order on her home a Liverpool resident may have dealt a fatal blow to the hated New Labour Pathfinder programme.
27-09-2006 14:20Embargo - For Immediate Release
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27-09-2006 14:17This is an urgent appeal from eco-activists in Indonesia. This appeal is about an environmentaly destructive development called 'Northern Coastal Reclamation Project'. Our campaign strategy will be to push the Dutch reclamation consultant to resign from this corporate-greed project, therefore we need solidarity from dutch activists (and also from all people everywhere else of course!)
The name of the consultant company is WitteveenBos. http://www.witteveenbos.co.id/ -- It is the only consultant in Indonesian for this kind of project. The plan is threatening the lives of many poor people, and will wreck an ecologically sensitive area.
27-09-2006 14:12Despite being asked, Indymedia editors has decided not to promote this story to the front page of the UK Indymedia. Considering IMC was originally borne out of RTS and the Anti-roads movement/ecological struggle, this is a poor show guys...
27-09-2006 10:37The trial of two peace activists, at Bristol Crown Court will start on Monday 2nd October. The two tried to prevent a B52 warplane leaving RAF Fairford to bomb Iraq in March 2003. Supporters are most welcome to attend.