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Wembley Tent City Occupation: Press Release, 30/06/2008

10-07-2008 13:13

The Latest Press Release from the Wembley Tent City Occupation: Smash School Privatisation, dated 30 June 2008.

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Latest London Offline & Infousurpa now out

10-07-2008 13:07

... With the latest news and events that you have probably seen in Indymedia London and elsewhere ...

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Occupied Space, Squat Photography Exhibition

10-07-2008 00:57

3 day photo exhibition in East london this Thursday at the NO-ID Gallery on 24-26 Calvert Avenue, London, E2 7JP. Closest tubes Old St and Liverpool St. Ffi:
Free drinks to those who arrive early. Look forward to seeing you there.

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Wembley Anti-Academy Tent City Facing Eviction: Party And Resist!!!

10-07-2008 00:25

Wembley Tent City Occupation
On Tuesday 15 July 2008 Brent Council representatives will attend Willesden County Court at 10.30am to seek a court order for the immediate eviction of the Wembley Sports Ground Tent City Occupation. Party Friday night. Meet the locals and get involved.

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Mary-Jane Sareva responsible for police arrest two people on false charges.

08-07-2008 15:48

On Sunday at EOCC Mary-Jane Sareva refused to engage in dialog and instead rapidly resorted to violence and intimidation to resolve the issue – when that failed she resorted to lying to the police.

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Frocks and shots: on cocktail parties and builder blocking

08-07-2008 08:16

Yet another fantastic opportunity to mix business with pleasure! Aldermaston Women's peace camp(aign) host another fabulous women's cocktail party at the peace camp on Saturday 12 July, while Block the Builders meet in nearby Reading the following afternoon to plot the downfall of the nuclear-industrial complex ;)

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Green councillor has local community activists arrested

07-07-2008 14:46

A 'green' councillor in Oxford encouraged police to arrest two people on false charges merely for insisting on their rights to access the local community centre, a space which both of them have worked hard as volunteers to support and develop. There is an ongoing story of Cllr Mary-Jane Sareva trying to extend her control over the centre.

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Climate Camp Publishes Inspiring Newspaper

07-07-2008 09:17

Last week 30,000 newspapers, beautifully designed in black and bright cyan and not looking anything like a boring political paper, came off the printing press and began their journey around the country. To inspire people to camp to this years Climate Camp which sets up at Kingsnorth in Kent in less than a month's time.

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NO!G8 cafe in London

06-07-2008 19:55

as most are aware the 7th-9th July sees the G8 meeting for another round of bollocks by Lake Toya in Hokkaido, Japan. To coincide with this Bowl Court Social Centre brings you film and info nights....

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New Social Center Opens / Frome Squatters' Network

06-07-2008 17:26

The new Social Center in Frome, a short ways south of Bath, is hosting it's first public event this Thursday - the first meeting of the Frome Squatters' Network!

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OpenSpace launch - 15 July

04-07-2008 18:42

Come along to the launch of OpenSpace
Tuesday 15 July – everyone welcome!

Address:NO:ID Gallery, 26 Calvert Avenue
London EC2 7JP

Nearest Tube: Old Street

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Free Cinema At The Chapelproject Autonomous Centre

04-07-2008 11:10


FRI 4h July @10pm CROSSBONES- A secret history of Southwark SE1 by Andy Lockwood

WE ARE THE STRANGE- 88 min animation by M Dot Strange

Come along and join us! ITS FREE and ITS FUN!!!
If not today...fine!
have a look on our website

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88 London Road Social Centre Eviction

03-07-2008 21:21

At 7am this morning the anarchist social centre at 88 London Road, Brighton was forcibly evicted, despite resistance. The Victorian church had been occupied since the Squatting Days of Action in April. The space was intialy opened as part of a two day international event, committed to creating autonumous spaces and highlighting the importance of squatting and global networking.

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Wembley Summer Camp Open: Squat The Land, Smash School Privatisation

03-07-2008 10:43

Brent Planning Committee: Residents Say No To School Privatisation
Teachers, residents and campaigners in Wembley, Brent, North West London, have re-squatted the Wembley Sports Ground and are calling out for people to join them, squat the land and join the largest protest against the privatisation of the UK education system.

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Squatted social centre eviction

03-07-2008 09:05

Police and bailiffs battered their way through the barricades to evict the squatted social centre at 88 London Road, Brighton.

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Highlights from the Sumac Diary

02-07-2008 18:17

Your occasional news burst with details of loads of good things from Sumac and related groups.

See more on the full Sumac / Veggies Diary at

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South London Critical Mass

02-07-2008 16:54

First Friday of the month
6:30 Peckham Library 4th July
.pdf A4 Flyer - 4x A5

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Upcoming Events at Bowl Court Social Centre

01-07-2008 11:37

After losing the case on 12th June there is no news of bailiffs or eviction as yet so events are still going down. Last week saw post critical mass ping-pong raising a bit of money for london social centres and a discussion about ROG social centre in Ljubljana, Slovenia....

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Critical Mass in Remembrance of Marie Vesco

27-06-2008 22:39

Leaving Waterloo
June's Critical mass saw a slightly different route. As always we met at Southbank and managed to lave 7.15pm.
Following the killing of Marie Vesco on the A23 her friends, rampART and Food Not Bombs asked people to ride to Brixton, where she served free food every Sunday afternoon with Brixton Food Not Bombs.

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HR 6304 Sets New Referendum; Fire all the Traitors!

27-06-2008 18:38

Our representatives have turned on us. It is very clear, with the passage of HR6304 in the House of Representatives, that it will be up to us to make a difference in this country.
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