UK Newswire Archive
08-08-2007 22:17Disarm DSEi will be having a meeting on Wednesday 15th July at Climate Camp at 6.30pm
08-08-2007 21:45the monday edition of 'the independent' claimed 'a good day fro freedom of speech' on its front page. it was far from it.
08-08-2007 21:33Acoustic sounds plus DJs, at The Cross Kings (near Kings Cross) from 7pm....
08-08-2007 20:49The Asylum and Immigration Tribunal (AIT) has allowed LP's "country guidance" case appeal. Refused Sri Lankan asylum seekers may be able to make fresh claims as a result.
Mahmoud Salehi, a leader of an independent bakers union in Iran's Kurdistan province, was arrested in the city of Saquez along with 6 other union activists and is now in prison. His life is in grave danger because the authorities will not allow him to receive medical assistance. Mahood suffers from chronic kidney disease, and his health is failing rapidly. He has only one functioning kidney and requires dialysis to prevent the other from shutting down. Without treatment, he will die.
There is a demonstration in front of the Iranian embassy in London on Thursday 9th August at 12:00-3:00 pm.
08-08-2007 15:51The NUJ has written to the Camp for Climate Action expressing deep concern at the restrictions they intend to impose on the media covering their Climate Camp at Heathrow Airport, and called on them to reconsider as a matter of urgency
Another great action involving reclaimed and grown food, best curry yet, and broad-based campaigning work.
08-08-2007 12:38for two years now relatives of victims of the 7/7 attacks have been calling for a proper enquiry into what happened that day. These calls have been repeatedly blocked by the Blair regime and with a new government in place this subject can now be revisited.
08-08-2007 12:02What is the message being sent out by the various ‘workers’ doing the factional ‘canvassing’ for their respective factional ‘candidate’ at the inner city, ‘deprived’ East London council ward of Shadwell [London Borough of Tower Hamlets Council] where polling is due to take place at the enforced by-election on Thursday 9 August 2007 ?
Repeated offenses against constitutionnal rights and police’s violence against civil society 4 months before the general elections in december 2007.
07-08-2007 22:42Reading Borough Council are a bunch of contemptuous (and surprisingly clueless) bastards!
07-08-2007 20:29Please take part in an email alert to tell Europe's politicians not to sacrifice our birds and insects for agrofuel expansion. Europe's farm bird populations have declined by nearly 50% since 1980, mainly due to intensive agriculture. 45% of our butterflies are at risk of extinction. Many of our surviving bird population now rely heavily on set-asides. The European Commissioner now wants to scrap all set-asides to open up more land for intensive farming, with no protection for the wildlife at risk.
07-08-2007 19:11Philip Hollobone, Conservative MP for Kettering wants the system extended. Why not tell him what you think of that idea on his blog?: