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 | 1 comment

Bristol Co-Mutiny Building Location Revealed!

13-09-2009 10:32

Come and bring your plans, preparations and energy!

The location has been revealed and everyone is welcome to come and get involved with the space! Check out the timetable for details, and bring your ideas and plans and let's gather them together.

Bristol Pro Cathedral, Park Place, BS8 1JW

Clean up has been going hard for a few days, but today (Sunday) is CREATE THE SPACE DAY so everyone is invited to come down and get involved with sorting the place out!

Full article | 12 comments

The English Defence League and Palestinian Rights

13-09-2009 10:16

Today, once again, the English Defence League (EDL) has declared its intention to hold a "peaceful protest" against "militant Islam." However, their choice of target once again demonstrates that they are either unwilling or unable to differentiate militant Islam from ordinary Muslims and Arabs struggling against very real oppression.

Full article

Prague: Around 100 people detained, squatters evicted

13-09-2009 09:12

Today, at around 7 o'clock (13th September 2009), the brand new squatted space was evicted by police. Around 25 people, who were occupying the house and sitting on the roof, were arrested. It was announced in the mainstream media, that they might go to court on Monday, for a summary jurisdiction.

Full article

2nd Landslide Win Against Biofuel Power At Newport, South Wales

13-09-2009 08:52

A second win, 8:1 against the madness of burning food for fuel. This time against Vogen’s biofuel power station application at Newport was achieved on Sept 9th. Residents and campaigners walked out in protest at the Chair’s attempts to manipulate councillors with talk of lost capital for hospitals & schools + shouts of “shame” to those promoting industry interests before residents. One councillor described the behaviour of Vogen in their so-called ‘public meeting’ of 2 weeks ago as "tyrannical".

Full article

Bristol Co-Mutiny Covergence Building

13-09-2009 08:36

Our Astute Estate Agents have got us a lovely bit of real estate..

Full article | 2 comments

The Treatment of The Unemployed as Criminals is Criminal

13-09-2009 05:25

There is a spectre haunting Europe. It is the spectre of unemployment. In consequence of incompetence at the highest levels of Banking, there are millions without an employer. It is a terrifying prospect for both governments and businesses. Yet they have no fear. They have a plan: criminalise the Unemployed.

Full article | 1 comment

We need to repeal 12 years of vile laws attacking our liberty

13-09-2009 05:14

The following is an Article from todays obverver about the way New Labour over the last 14 years has taken an axe to our freedom.

I believe the Tories wouldn´t have gone go far in eroding our basic civil libeties, which makes Labour on this issue anyway morre right-wing or fascist than the Tories.

Full article

Report and 4 photos from Palestine Solidarity stall

12-09-2009 22:38

4 photos from Palestine solidarity stall

Full article

SMASH EDO: Petition and week of events

12-09-2009 18:29

After a rare week off from the noise demos to focus on the DSEi arms fair Smash EDO will be back outside EDO as usual for weekly noise demos on Wednesday between 4 and 6pm. Come along!

In the meantime, there has been a petition set up for the Foreign Office demo to demand an end to arms exports to Israel. Please support the decommissioners' actions by signing it and circulate widely. To add your signature go to

Full article

Open rescue of 13 hens, Czech Republic

12-09-2009 17:53

open rescue:

"13 hens rescued from meaningless suffering and meaningless death. They were moved to a new, safe home, where they will live in grass and sun, will be able to stretch their wings and run and the weaker will be able to escape the stronger."

Full article | 1 comment

The drumbeat of fear mongering propaganda continues: What are State and the Pen

12-09-2009 15:36

"He and Jorge Noguera met with Venezuelan military personal. I don't know if these meetings took place here in Colombia or in Venezuela, but I know they took place," Garcia revealed.
In response to the question; do you think the plot you are talking about was initiated by Jorge Noguera and the minister Londoño? Garcia responded, "No, I don't think it was. They were sought after, above all Londoño, was sought after by Venezuelan opposition sectors."
"Over there [in Venezuela] there was an opposition alliance; I think it was called the Democratic Bloc, that had made alliances with factions of the [AUC] in order to conspire against the government of President Chavez."

Full article | 1 comment

Squatters occuping a house in Prague, district no. 2

12-09-2009 15:20

At this moment (from around 16 o'clock, 12th September 2009), a house on the corner of Apolinarska and Na Slupi Streets is being occupied. This house has been chosen for several reasons: it's empty since many years, neglected and left to disrepair. Even the smallest reparation works has not been done and the roof is then broken with water coming in. On the other hand, door and windows are very well walled up, so that nobody can live in here.

Full article | 3 comments

Government minister with head up arse on climate change

12-09-2009 13:59

Yet more nonsense and hot air from a government minister on climate change.

Full article | 20 comments

The Rise of A Racist Football Fan Army - Smash the EDL

12-09-2009 04:42

Football fans are being recruited to stir up trouble against Muslims. They are being recrutied to an organisation known as the English Defence Leauge (EDL) accordind to reports in the Guardian [1].

Full article

Boycott to Flor de Caña: UITA calls dialogue, Nicaragua Sugar dialogues

11-09-2009 23:38

Nicaragua Sugar has been maintaining a fluid dialogue over the past few months with the Chichigalpa Association for life (ASOCHIVIDA), the most important organization representing CKD patients in Nicaragua’s west region.

Full article | 8 comments

Anti-Islamists kicked out of Harrow today rather forcefully

11-09-2009 20:23

Riot police were struggling to contain protests by anti-fascist demonstrators and rightwing organisations outside a mosque in north-west London tonight. Officers were hit by bricks and bottles as they tried to keep about 1,000 rival demonstrators apart outside the partially completed mosque near the tube station in Harrow.

Full article | 26 comments

When the "Big Lie" becomes the "Truth" - The Global Research Reader on 9/11

11-09-2009 20:11

Provided below is a selection of essential reading published by Global
Research in the course of the last few years.

Full article | 21 comments

Harrow Mosque UAF Demo - Where were the Fash????

11-09-2009 20:02

Thousand plus out in force and... no Fash!
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.