UK Newswire Archive
19-02-2005 20:56Comments on proposals to meet European Directives to cut Nitrogen Dioxide emissions by 40%.
19-02-2005 20:07Comments on proposals to meet European Directives to cut Nitrogen Dioxide emissions by 40%.
19-02-2005 19:47Undeterred by cold winds and an endlessly predicatable, last-minute, anti-union mainstream press campaign (yawn), public-sector workers around the country attended rallies and lobbies on Friday to protest at government plans to downgrade public-sector pensions schemes.
19-02-2005 18:23Iranian refugee threatened with deportation
19-02-2005 16:22The rotten Borough of Rushmoor has granted 24 hour delivery to ASDA superstore in Farnborough town centre, meaning misery for those residents who live in the town.
19-02-2005 15:42As the employers' president said, capital and labor have long been reconciled among us. He said this while employers forced down wages with the help of politicians, cut pension claims, reduced social benefits and extorted dependent persons by threats of dismissal.
19-02-2005 15:40Tony Tether, director of the Defense Advanced Projects Research Agency, said that the Pentagon in Iraq also will use a new electronic detection device that could help pinpoint cell phones or pagers, which sometimes are used to detonate homemade bombs aimed at U.S. troops.
19-02-2005 14:50A new campaign from the Israeli Committee Against House Demolitions to apply more international pressure to the Israeli government.
19-02-2005 13:18Ed Gein (original Texas Chainsaw killer) in a Netherlands version. Christian leaders silent.
And below an article from portland indymedia...
19-02-2005 09:19Thames Valley Police very unhelpful over Pensions Protest in Oxford. Unions very unhappy about this obstruction to peaceful protest
19-02-2005 09:06NEW ANTI-CAPITALIST WEBSITE: PROLE.INFO
Announcing a new anti-capitalist website:
It has lots of pamphlets in PDF form, as well as a number of online texts.
Check it out.
On the last day of legal hunting with hounds, a gang of up to 50 Chiddingfold, Leconfield and Cowdray hunt supporters and riders attacked the 8 brave saboteurs who had been trying to stop the hunt killing foxes near Petworth Park, Petworth, West Sussex.
18-02-2005 20:02In a country full of greedy property developers and property speculators ( snakes with their ladders ) and people ownong multiple properties, keeping places empty cones this reportt fromI nside Housing:-
"Homelessness rockets in former coal-mining towns
18 February 2005
18-02-2005 19:18The International Campaign against Coca-Cola
Building the Network and Mobilising the Boycott
1-6.30pm, Saturday 26 February 2005
Leeds University Union.
18-02-2005 17:00NUS Women's Campaign and No Sweat are organising a speaker tour around International Women's Day to promote solidarity with the new women's movement in Iraq. The main speaker will be Houzan Mahmoud, UK representative of the Organisation of Women's Freedom in Iraq.