UK Newswire Archive
26-03-2009 14:07Controversial spying laws that were supposedly designed to fight ’serious crime’ have - surprise, surprise - been regularly abused by councils throughout England and Wales; but the extent of the abuse is startling.
A dayschool on the economic crisis
Saturday 28th March, 1.00 - 5.00 pm
The Yard theatre, Old Birley Street, Hulme
26-03-2009 13:42April 1st is only a week away! Below is the crucial information you will need for camping in the square mile during the G20.
26-03-2009 13:39NO2ID is getting organised in Sheffield. There was a successful meeting in Sheffield at the Harlequin Pub last night, with plans being made to raise the awareness of the campaign and the the threats to our privacy.
26-03-2009 13:31Declaration of university professors and researchers concerning the strike called for the 12th of March by the student movement against the current university reform (Plan Bologna)
26-03-2009 12:22A few suggestions for not letting the police have it all their own way...
26-03-2009 12:21You can find the short Call for the 'We Won't Pay For Your Crisis' demos in Berlin and Frankfurt this weekend on the 'Turbulence: Ideas for movement' website here: http://turbulence.org.uk/events/were-not-paying-for-your-crisis/
26-03-2009 12:01news is filtering out of an Israeli airstrike on Sudan at the height of the Gaza attacks in january
26-03-2009 09:28Interventionists imprisoned for calmly addressing need to respond to war planes manufacturing
26-03-2009 01:14No CCTV Oxford's next meeting.
26-03-2009 00:51The French government-owned power monopoly EdF and the German power giant E.ON have warned the British government they may be forced to drop plans to build a new generation of nuclear power plants in the UK unless the government scales back its targets for wind power.
So its all going a bit Greek in Bristol this weekend:
Friday 27 March, 7.30pm at Kebele social centre - Greek Revolt Info Tour
Saturday 28 March, 8pm to 2am - Bristol's Big Greek Benefit - Viva La Resisdance
25-03-2009 19:58Natasha Avery was moved yesturday to HMP Send, Ripley Road, Woking, Surrey GU23 7LJ. Natasha is a commited vegan activist, who has dedicated her life to saving animals from abuse.
25-03-2009 17:17A group calling themselves Bank Bosses Are Criminals (BBAC) have claimed responsibility for the attack on Sir Fred (the Shred) Goodwin’s house and car. The much loathed former Royal Bank of Scotland chief executive had his plush Edinburgh mansion trashed and his prized Mercedes S600 badly damaged in the dawn attack – just 24-hrs after it was revealed his former employers still pick up the tab for insuring his fleet of luxury motors.
Welcome to Palestine Today, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for Wednesday, March 25th, 2009.
25-03-2009 15:05Summary of conclusions and recommendations from the Joint Committee on Human Rights' report into Policing and Protest: Demonstrating respect for rights? A human rights approach to policing protest, March 2009