UK Newswire Archive
The man who preached free unrestrained markets has finally died.
The 1200 bed centre, is said to cost more than $300million...
16-11-2006 22:47EDO Demos have been growing in anger and in numbers over the past few weeks. Police have had an increased presence...
16-11-2006 20:21Oxford World Development Movement (WDM) is hosting a public meeting to discuss possible ways forward in the fight against global poverty in the Long Room, Oxford Town Hall, on the 22nd November from 7:15-9:15pm . The topic for discussion is, 'The World Bank and International Monetary Fund: Reform or Abolition?'
16-11-2006 17:36Help by contacting your MP:
16-11-2006 16:57As part of the grassroots initiative to twin Birmingham with Ramallah on the West Bank of the Occupied Palestinian Territories, four Palestinians from Ramallah will visit Birmingham from the 20th to the 29th of November
16-11-2006 15:25Activists gathered in London last Saturday to discuss the kind of trade unions we need today
16-11-2006 14:55Please take a minute to email, phone, fax, or write in support of The Sagada 11, young anarchists falsely accused of a Maoist guerilla attack and tortured in The Philippines. Today, November 17th is an international action day for them! A sample letter and contact details for officials follow this short description of the background to the case...
16-11-2006 14:29The GMB union has just released a press release saying that the management at Dave Whelan's JJB Sports company have revised their offer to staff. The revised offer apparently deals with the issue of low pay and unequal rates of pay in the Wigan JJB Sports depot. Some staff are only paid £180 a week. Agencies that supplied agency staff to the depot during the strikes may face prosecution.
16-11-2006 13:07Over 50 Anti Nuclear protestors from Leeds and Bradford took part in a mass blockade of the Faslane Nuclear Naval Base in Scotland this morning. Twenty seven of the protestors, including the Revd Chris Howson from Bradford were arrested for their role in the blockade, which included 'locking on' to a giant CND symbol outside the main gates of the base.
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16-11-2006 10:05Actionreport November 17th- International Action Day for the Sagada11