UK Newswire Archive
14-12-2007 18:48Back in their Home Towns - Aliyeva & Adediwura Families
Maud Lennard - 7 attempts to remove, Still here, Still resisting
14-12-2007 17:42Police let show their lack of a plan for today's NATO summit on the outskirts of Edinburgh, not knowing quite what to do with activists found well inside their supposedly secure area.
14-12-2007 17:16Hackney “Scrooge” won’t house us: We won’t be turned away
Hackney Town Hall, Mare Street E8 [ http://www.tiny.cc/vdevt]
MONDAY THE 17TH OF DECEMBER
6 - 7:30 PM
14-12-2007 17:12Clarification about the sentence for 25 protesters from Genova 2001 during the g8 summit.
14-12-2007 16:48Resonance DJ's, Indymedia Cinema, Carol Singers and much much more...The George Pub, Glenarm Road, Hackney.
14-12-2007 16:47The Fresno Bee is reporting: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued findings of its investigation into the infections of at least 12 cardiac surgery patients at Saint Agnes Medical Center earlier this year, but refused to release them to the public.
14-12-2007 16:44Quick translation from repubblica.it
Mars Pension Trustees, owners of Fiveways Centre in Birmingham, are threatening to shut it down in the New Year regardless of no planning application having been submitted and no firm proposals for development in place. This will mean the closure of some independent businesses that add great diversity to the corporate landscape of Birmingham City Centre including Cafe One, Fairtrade music venue and meeting space for student and campaign groups inc. Amnesty, Green Party, Respect and Oxfam. No offer of relocation or settlement has been forthcoming as social enterprise is not considered acceptable in the corporatisation of this lively community space.
Xmas Benefit Gig for the Ryan Boudreau Memorial Fund - Union cycle courier killed on the job. An injury to one is an injury to all.
14-12-2007 13:23Mel Broughton, founder of SPEAK charged over Oxford university arson attempts.
The anti-poverty charity War on Want today attacked the City of London for paying out million of pounds in Christmas bonuses while denying many of the world’s poorest countries the tax owed by British companies.
14-12-2007 11:57So we are inviting people involved in all squatted autonomous spaces around the UK to meet and discuss the squatting situation and some preparation for the days of action in April. The idea for this meeting is inspired by the recent international meeting in Dijon.
14-12-2007 11:36Sheffield University invited Air Marshal Stuart Peach (CBE) to give a lecture on aerial warfare, a group of around 12 activists disrupted it in protest.
14-12-2007 10:26Blair, having served wealthy elites and Washington, while in office, continues his service but is also making a killing for himself.
12th December 2007
Chris Dowdeswell (Western Animal Rights Network) – 01452 539673
Activists from around the country are travelling for a national march and demonstration in Ledbury this Saturday 15th December commencing at 12:00 from Ledbury train station marching through the town centre and through residential areas.
14-12-2007 09:30Ivan Milat, allegedly the 'Backpacker Murderer', has lodged another application for a review of his case. New DNA evidence may be tested by an eminent British archaeologist.