UK Newswire Archive
01-05-2001 10:21persons unknown have served forthwith this evening
a draft form claiming posession of the Old Bacon Factory (Convergence 57).
01-05-2001 09:51"The loss to London's economy was estimated at £10 million even before the protests" reports London's Evening Standard
01-05-2001 09:18Thousends of Council workers on strike in Hackney as part of Dispute over cuts in wages and services
01-05-2001 09:17The supposed protest against the patenting of pharmaceuticals fails to start.
01-05-2001 08:48Jack Straw is giving a Press Conference today.
01-05-2001 08:25Police have promised a heavy-handed approach for Mayday, and they have started to fulfill their promise earlier than many have expected.
01-05-2001 07:33Morning Maydayers!
Just a brief taste of some of the corporate media coverage splshing across papers and websites this morning...
Still, enough reading - time for action :-)
01-05-2001 06:04initial communique from the faerie resistance troupe
Actions are happening in Sydney and other locations too.
30-04-2001 21:22Over 1,000 GP's are making their own form of mayday protest,
according to news reports.
30-04-2001 20:34Now look what they have pulled out of their bag .. Convergence Centre News
30-04-2001 20:18The London newspaper The Evening Standard has been running an online poll: so far 73% who have participated have voted in favour of the demonstrations
30-04-2001 17:56Another update about the Convergence Centre for May Day
30-04-2001 17:42bbc camera folk are advised not to film any 'trouble' this year as police tried to get footage last year, lawyers or courts prevented them but with terrorism act in place this year they are not sure they can stop the police seizing 'evidence'...