UK Smash EDO Newswire Archive
30-04-2012 09:21Those who regularly follow the news in Brighton inevitably come across the inane ramblings of Brighton’s very own tabloid rag The Argus.
30-04-2012 08:21Smash EDO gear up to Summer of Resistance
Smash EDO, the Brighton based campaign to close down arms manufacturer EDO MBM (a part of US corporation ITT Exelis), has been building up to the start of our summer campaign. The Summer of Resistance is billed to start on Tuesday 1st May with a noise demonstration at the factory.
26-04-2012 17:11A mixture of people who love what they do and would like to talk about it for free. Free School aims to talk, share, discuss, inform, develop and more including the all important getting feedback!... There's something for everyone. It's not too late to add to it yourself having a space for random talks and there are lots of workshops and talks already confirmed on the website or in the Cowley itself. Check the Cowley Club or web site for more info:
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25-04-2012 12:49Barclays 2012 AGM will be held at 11:00 (UK time) on Friday, 27 April at the Royal Festival Hall in London.
Seems like a prime Target Barclays opportunity for Londoners.
25-04-2012 11:20There will be another Smash EDO, Brighton Jordan Valley Solidarity and Brighton and Hove PSC target Barclays demo outside Barclays in North Street, Brighton, this Saturday (the 28th) at 1pm.
Come along to make it as lively as the previous ones.
25-04-2012 10:50On May 1st we will be holding a big noise demo at EDO/ITT starting
Please come along and help kick off the Summer with a
bang. Bring pots, pans, musical instruments and sound systems.
25-04-2012 10:14April 25 2012, 6.30pm at the Royal Garden Hotel,
2-24 High Street Kensington: nearest tubes High Street Kensington and Knightsbridge.
16-04-2012 20:59Corrupt Brighton 'protest liaison' cop PC Sean Macdonald could get sacked according to local shit rag.
10-04-2012 20:44The Summer of Resistance is getting closer and now is the time to get involved.
The summer will start with a demo up at the factory at 12pm on the 1st of May.
05-04-2012 08:34The MoD has awarded Raytheon a new £60 million contract to replenish supplies of Paveway IV guided bombs to the British Army. EDO MBM (a unit of US arms dealers ITT Exelis) will manufacture the umbilical interconnect system and containers in Brighton. Paveway IV bombs have been used in Afghanistan and Libya and an earlier model of the Paveway was used in Iraq.
The MoD claims that this will sustain hundreds of jobs at the factories concerned (see http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-scotland-business-17597889).
03-04-2012 15:51Smash EDO presents
Stop the Attack on Afghanistan and the Prospect of Strikes on Iran
Thursday 5th April, 7pm, Friends Meeting House Ship Street, Brighton
31-03-2012 13:45Saturday the 31st of March, 4pm at the London Action Resource Centre,
62 Fieldgate Street, London: Summer of Resistance info talk. Come
along to learn more, get an affinity group together and get involved.
30-03-2012 20:42Just a a quick reminder of some Smash EDO related events happening in the next few days.
27-03-2012 11:21Smash EDO will be speaking about the Summer of Resistance at the Worthing Alliance meeting on Thurs 29th, 8pm at Beechwood Hall Hotel, Wykeham Road, Worthing.
26-03-2012 10:17There will be an open Summer of Resistance info night tonight, Monday the 26th, at the Cowley Club in Brighton, 7.30pm. Come and learn more and to find out how to get involved.
23-03-2012 14:25Smash EDO Press Release
20-03-2012 12:33During the last month Jordan Valley Solidarity, Brighton and Hove Palestine Solidarity Campaign, Smash EDO and students from Sussex university have held two very successful demos against Barclays' investments in Israel and the arms trade. We will return again this Saturday. Come along to Barclays, 139-142 North Street, Brighton on the 24th help us make this one a success!
14-03-2012 12:47Smash EDO update about past and future events and the Summer of Resistance.
13-03-2012 09:20Occupation of Barclays - 10/3/12
video at http://brightonpalestinecampaign.us2.list-manage1.com/track/click?u=7715799679e7a66f1939dfea9&id=d27ad0391b&e=af1958d423