UK Newswire Archive
24-06-2008 16:09Many water companies in UK including Severn Trent maybe using anaerobic digesters to recover phosphate & fertilise crops& burn methane but some in west midlands & nottingham are using flouride in water supply. So bad that the area it is added has to have glass windows regularly replaced due to flourides corrosion. Strike legally they cant legally turn off water, its legally our right to have a supply. Especially worth it if your not bothered about your credit rating on own or in shared house
24-06-2008 15:24An old potash mine in north Germany containing nuclear waste is flooding at a rate of 12 cubic metres a day and throwing up all sorts of questions about safe keeping of nuclear leftovers for a million years. The design for nuclear waste storage in the now flooding Asse II potash mine near Wolfenbüttel, about 80 kms southeast of Hannover, is the same as for the specially dug salt mine at Gorleben, seen as the likely permanent repository.
24-06-2008 12:51Monthly tabloid rantfest fresh out of the mean streets of Bath
24-06-2008 12:41Law Lords have ruled that it is illegal to have anonymous witnesses. A key component of the Sequani trial was the use of annoymous witnesses.
24-06-2008 12:18Squatters of Helsinki invite you to Helsinki for five days lasting
actiondays for autonomous freespaces, culture and freedom.
Here is the keynote speech from the event by veteran journalist John Pilger.
24-06-2008 09:51Police violence on demo may have been aided by agent provocateurs present in the crowd of Stop the War demonstration against Bush visit.
24-06-2008 08:33Demonstration this Friday 27th June UK Austrian Embassy 10.00am
24-06-2008 05:19U.S. House SPY AMENDMENTS—State, Persons Exercising 1st Amendment Rights “May be Considered” Agents of a Foreign Power.
THE FISA AMENDMENTS ACT OF 2008
24-06-2008 00:08Feeding Frenzy – a Discussion on Food, Fuel and Finance
23-06-2008 23:49FIRE STARTED AT LEATHER EXPO (Mexico)
CIRCUS POSTERS DESTROYED (Ireland)
WHEELS FLATTENED ON SEAFOOD VAN (Spain)
23-06-2008 19:37The Crawley and Horsham hunt is taking an injunction out against monitors stopping them from documenting any evidence of law breaking.
23-06-2008 18:45Shut down the BNP festival, August 16th.
Call 07522 034032 for details.
23-06-2008 17:50"It is with great pride and a lot of joy that I announce today that we have found proof that this hard bright material is really water ice and not some other substance," said Peter Smith, the primary investigator for Phoenix, at the University of Arizona in Tucson speaking of the news that the NASA probe on Mars had found water.
Meanwhile every 9 minutes a child, a human child, not space going monkey - dies of thirst. Every 20 seconds a child dies from diseases associated with a lack of clean water.
23-06-2008 17:47Struggles around free space and squats continue abounds in Copenhagen, Denmark. Not only are there still weekly demos still for the campaign to have a new Youthhouse (Ungdomshuset) but a new extension to the famous squatted Christiania has been occupied with great success. It also looks like the council has given in to pressure from the squatters movement and agreed a new Youth House for the kids!!