Skip to content or view mobile version

Home | Mobile | Editorial | Mission | Privacy | About | Contact | Help | Security | Support

A network of individuals, independent and alternative media activists and organisations, offering grassroots, non-corporate, non-commercial coverage of important social and political issues.

UK Newswire Archive

Full article | 2 comments

Open Words about the Empire

08-12-2004 23:15

Everyone who rises to prominence learns to think in the obsequious sentences of an English butler serving cookies to the Prince of Wales.. Wars as the US waged uninterruptedly in the last 60 years always serve to prevent democracy at home.

Full article

Ruddock foreshadows new terrorism laws

08-12-2004 22:51

The new laws will allow police to access emails and mobile phone SMS messages, enable wider use of surveillance devices, and protect sensitive national security information during terrorism trials.

Full article | 1 comment

How many of the UK armed services know the law as do these US patriots ?

08-12-2004 22:45

bliar bliar bliar
Not to mention our public servants from Prime poodler Bliar upwards ?

We Won't Go To Iraq

"I was told in basic training that, if I'm given an illegal or immoral order, it is my duty to disobey it, and I feel that invading and occupying Iraq is an illegal and immoral thing to do."

Full article

latest oxfud graff flix

08-12-2004 21:30

heres sum ov my holiday snaps 2 cheer u up!

Full article

Anni and Lindis

08-12-2004 21:19

As "Coachnap" takes another step, Tony Hillier pays poetic tribute to Anni and Lindis who work tirelessly for accountability of American Bases.

Full article

5 go mad in Egypt - The tenth of Ramadan

08-12-2004 20:01

A group of London and Brighton based activists are in Egypt for the convoy to the Rafah organised by the Egyptian Popular Committee for solidarity with the Palestinian Uprising. Over the next few weeks expect a number of reports on the sights and sounds that we come across. In this one, we visit destitute workers with asbestosis occupying their former employers factory in the City of 'The tenth of Ramadan", about an hour out of cairo.

Full article | 4 comments

shop a skiver!

08-12-2004 19:45

The Sun newspaper has asked its readers to 'Shop a Skiver'.... so lets shop Murdoch

Full article

Anti-war benefit gig in Cardiff

08-12-2004 18:55

Benefit Gig for Cardiff Stop the War Coalition

Full article

Picket 6pm - 8pm Friday 10 Downing St - End Human Rights Violations in Colombia

08-12-2004 18:22

The Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) was approved by the UN General Assembly in 1948. Yet 56 years later, and despite the ratification by Colombia of all the International Covenants that followed the UDHR, the Colombian people continue to suffer gross violations of their civil and political rights, but also of economic, social and cultural rights.

Full article

Fundraise/Donate to Dissent! Anti-G8 Network

08-12-2004 18:04

An Appeal for fundraising and donations...

Full article | 5 additions

Human Rights Act Victory for Fairford Coach Action

08-12-2004 16:09


Anti-war protestors are today celebrating a Court of Appeal ruling which
held that the police acted unlawfully in detaining them for 2½ hours without

Full article

Adventures in Oxford – “We put acid on monkey penises”

08-12-2004 16:05

Last week the police got themselves carried away by the injunction thinking that they could trample all over protestor rights at the behest of Oxford University, by moving people on when ever they tried to demonstrate against the animal labs being built. Not to be so easily dissuaded a group of us went back on Thursday and continued the mission to bring the horrific labs to the attention of the people of Oxford.

Full article


08-12-2004 15:54

Shop-dropping [A] consists in pirating the commercial system by putting free items on store shelves, without authorisation. This way, like the Babybrul Foundation (France – Europe), you can drop free home-made CDs in big record stores, free photocopied booklets in “new books” sections, copied DVDs or videotapes in blockbuster departments, and so on.

Full article

Indymedia cinema presents... 'XXI Century'

08-12-2004 14:08

As part of an ongoing showcase of contemporary filmmakers who are finding new forms of cinema to show resistance to globalization throughout the world, London Indymedia presents:
XXI CENTURY PART 5 'Civilization'

Full article | 2 comments

Brum Social Centre Friday eviction alert!

08-12-2004 13:10

Call for supprot on Friday 11th Dec, plus images from Monday eviction

Full article

Who's behind the oil-for-food scandal?, MUrdoch, Conrad Black and the Neocons

08-12-2004 12:54

His "smoking gun" was the news that Kofi Annan's son received payments of $150,000 over several years from a company that was a contractor in the oil-for-food programme.

Where did this news come from? The New York Sun, a tiny newspaper founded by Canadian mogul Conrad Black four years ago as a mouthpiece for the neo-cons.

Full article

Ukraine Election Monitors Needed

08-12-2004 11:49

here is the email about applying to be independent observer for the Electoral Reform International Services who will pay travel, lodging and other expences.
There is not enough money to pay everyone going.... but perhaps some people could go in this way.

Full article | 3 comments

Calling London Toffbusters

08-12-2004 09:22

Countryside Alliance protest tonight.

Full article | 3 comments

"Football in Iraq is a unifying force"

08-12-2004 03:02

News from the american army: "As witnessed by the recent national unity and outpouring of support for the Iraqi Olympic Football team, football in Iraq is a unifying force".
Upcoming Coverage
View and post events
Upcoming Events UK
24th October, London: 2015 London Anarchist Bookfair
2nd - 8th November: Wrexham, Wales, UK & Everywhere: Week of Action Against the North Wales Prison & the Prison Industrial Complex. Cymraeg: Wythnos o Weithredu yn Erbyn Carchar Gogledd Cymru

Ongoing UK
Every Tuesday 6pm-8pm, Yorkshire: Demo/vigil at NSA/NRO Menwith Hill US Spy Base More info: CAAB.

Every Tuesday, UK & worldwide: Counter Terror Tuesdays. Call the US Embassy nearest to you to protest Obama's Terror Tuesdays. More info here

Every day, London: Vigil for Julian Assange outside Ecuadorian Embassy

Parliament Sq Protest: see topic page
Ongoing Global
Rossport, Ireland: see topic page
Israel-Palestine: Israel Indymedia | Palestine Indymedia
Oaxaca: Chiapas Indymedia
All Regions
South Coast
Other Local IMCs
Bristol/South West
Social Media
You can follow @ukindymedia on and Twitter. We are working on a Twitter policy. We do not use Facebook, and advise you not to either.
Support Us
We need help paying the bills for hosting this site, please consider supporting us financially.
Other Media Projects
Dissident Island Radio
Corporate Watch
Media Lens
Earth First! Action Update
Earth First! Action Reports
All Topics
Animal Liberation
Climate Chaos
Energy Crisis
Free Spaces
Ocean Defence
Other Press
Public sector cuts
Social Struggles
Terror War
Workers' Movements
Major Reports
NATO 2014
G8 2013
2011 Census Resistance
Occupy Everywhere
August Riots
Dale Farm
J30 Strike
Flotilla to Gaza
Mayday 2010
Tar Sands
G20 London Summit
University Occupations for Gaza
Indymedia Server Seizure
COP15 Climate Summit 2009
Carmel Agrexco
G8 Japan 2008
Stop Sequani
Stop RWB
Climate Camp 2008
Oaxaca Uprising
Rossport Solidarity
Smash EDO
Past Major Reports
Encrypted Page
You are viewing this page using an encrypted connection. If you bookmark this page or send its address in an email you might want to use the un-encrypted address of this page.
If you recieved a warning about an untrusted root certificate please install the CAcert root certificate, for more information see the security page.