UK Free Spaces Newswire Archive
19-11-2009 11:21The council is set to sell the wasted yet wonderful earth centre, this can't happen we can't let them make this mistake, lining their greedy pockets again while destroying another beautiful community resource.
18-11-2009 22:46A closed down and derelict school under threat of demolition has been occupied by local community members and reclaimed for the communty.
They have carried out badly needed repairs and opened up the space for community events including circus skills workshops, a jumble sale and more.
Tonight's public meeting was called to discuss the sudden news of a court case to evict the occupiers on Monday (23rd Nov).
17-11-2009 21:51victoria station at 7pm friday
17-11-2009 20:13280 arrested, many after being 'kettled' pre-emptively, in groups of up to 50
Central Athens occupied, by cops
Report of shoppers being dragged out of supermarket and arrested
12-11-2009 01:13After months of mobilising and planning today the NATO Welcoming Committee set up the Smash NATO Convergence Space in Edinburgh. The space will act as a base for activists resisting the NATO Parliamentary Assembly meeting in the city from Friday.
10-11-2009 12:00At 10:30 this morning activists from the Mainshill Solidarity Camp stopped a massive harvesting machine from working at the site, and one person locked-on to it by the neck – work is still being stopped. More information and photos to follow.
09-11-2009 17:14The court decreted the eviction of the oldest anarchist center in Portugal. We shall fightback!!!
09-11-2009 09:12Friday the 13th sees Baths newest occupied social centre, The Black Cat open it's doors for a free film nite.
04-11-2009 11:57A slide talk by artist-activist John Jordan (Laboratory of Insurrectionary Imagination). A feast of images and anecdotes about forms of creative resistance where art and activism merge to create moments of intense pleasure and effective direct action.
30-10-2009 14:26Around the country billboards containing Poppy Appeal posters from the Royal British Legion are displaying images of British soldiers in Afghanistan, or their greiving widows and family. While the appeal tried to raise it's annual £30 million, most people think the best way to help the troops is to bring them home and prosecute the politicians who sent them. Below we outline how to modify these billboards yourself to carry the messages 'BRING 'EM HOME' and 'PROSECUTE BLAIR'
30-10-2009 00:44Bumper edition out now, hot on the heels of the postal strike, local council proposed job cuts, threatened local wildlife, and more
29-10-2009 16:41Work was stopped for just over half an hour yesterday, as people tried to lock-on to the harvesting machine, but people were met with aggression and violence by the Scottish Woodland workers.