UK Newswire Archive
28-03-2009 11:07Socialist strategy site launched on eve of G20
Get your maps here! Get your maps here! - Map of the Square Mile
Technological gremlins and exhaustion have been banished and more easily printable versions of the maps of the Square Mile and the ExCeL Centre have now been sorted. A3 is the best size for the Square Mile map, so for those without A3 printers, there are two A4 versions you can print out and stick together with old-fashioned sticky tape. The map is downloadable as a JPEG or PDF in A4, A3 and split A3 versions, in black and white or colour.
However, it's best to print an A3 map on two A4 sheets and tape them together:
Finally, here's a Button/Banner to embed and link to the map.
Following proves that the governement fully condones this.
Militant anti-speciesists are calling for a Direct Action & Solidarity Bloc in support of militant direct action, imprisoned liberationists and campaigns facing severe state and corporate repression.
27-03-2009 21:28Help report what's happening by sending your reports from the streets. There are two Indymedia reporting numbers
(operating 10.30am Sat 28th March - 2nd April):
07588 479 039 : For calling in reports from events - remember the 'who what when where why' - and also for sending txt msg updates and MMS picture messages.
08444 870 157: For calling in to leave a short audio recording that can be uploaded to the website.
(If you do send pictures or audio messages, do not forget to include the location and time).
Twitter: If you are using twitter and have a report or update for Indymedia, include the hashtag #imcg20 in your message (see below for more info).
27-03-2009 20:00hazardous gave me that a few minutes ago
27-03-2009 18:23Eco-pirate captain Paul Watson is speaking at Excel a few days before the baddies!
"Come enjoy the London International Dive Show (LIDS) and visit the Sea Shepherd information stall (stand number 554) to meet with crew and purchase Sea Shepherd merchandise. Captain Paul Watson will also be in attendance at the event as the featured guest speaker. "
27-03-2009 17:19Jazz musician Victor Frederick, 63, his partner and their 12 year-old daughter are lucky to be alive following a raid on their home by heavily armed police. Mr Frederick was arrested and later released when charges brought against him were dropped. South Wales cops have now offered him and his family an unreserved apology
27-03-2009 16:05There are plans to build a high level virus containment facility and animal testing lab on a Camden Council house estate, Somers Town near Kings Cross. Stop Camden Animal Lab is the campaign fighting to stop the is. We are a peaceful inclusive group of Animal Rights activists and non AR people from Camden and Islington areas. We are asking that council homes and community facilties be built on the land at Brill Place instead of the lab which could be a level 3 facility. See below for address.
Welcome to This Week in Palestine, a service of the International Middle East Media Center, www.imemc.org, for March 21st through March 27th, 2009.
27-03-2009 15:14So as to avoid having to nationalize the failed casinos RBS and Lloyds-HBOS, the UK government has insured their bad loans (so called toxic assets) to reduce the scale of their losses. In effect, instead of these private sector institutions and their shareholders taking the hit, it will be the taxpayer.
27-03-2009 14:26Join the housing march @ G20 Meltdown
1st April (Financial Fools Day)
Meet at Cannon St. train station at 11AM and bring a pillow with you
27-03-2009 13:02Gordon Brown’s plans for the G20 summit will cost millions of jobs and trap hundreds of millions more in poverty.
27-03-2009 12:13Apparently The University of East London have published a statement about their suspension of him from his job but I couldn't find this online, below is an extract from the BBC article about it which contains a transcript of the words he was suspended for uttering.