UK Free Spaces Newswire Archive
27-12-2003 15:25update on sherwood tree protest camp
-we stil urgently need pepole on site
-Eviction possible any time!
23-12-2003 01:26A new Media Hacklab is getting started in the east end of London. Based at the Freedom Press bookshop and social centre, it aims to be an open political space for alternative media, free software, training courses (e.g. GNU/Linux for activists, GNU/Linux for computer virgins, web design), community projects and various other great stuff. The projects that happen there will depend on the commitment of those involved. There is an open meeting planned to discuss both the practical work that needs doing and the political foundations of the lab:
10-12-2003 11:18these ar some of the photos of the a6 road that was subvertised on buy nowt day...
10-12-2003 02:49Now the nights are getting colder, & winters closing in, it's all the more important that
people join us at the Bristol Peace Vigil. So wrap up warm, fill a flask with your favourite soup, & join us......
05-12-2003 15:47On Sunday at 8pm, the Pandemonium Theatre Collective will be performing their excellent and very amusing play "Space Invaders" at the upcoming A-Spire squat.
02-12-2003 15:33A discussion and skills-sharing event taking place in Lancaster Dec 14th, to re-load and kick-start the Lancaster IMC
02-12-2003 09:41The next European Social Forum (ESF) is going to be held in the UK in late 2004. Serious issues have been raised about the process by which this decision was taken, and by which it is going forward. This article gives an account of what's happening, dates for two important meetings, and a Proposal for the Preparatory Process calling for an open and democratic ESF, for people to put their names to.
28-11-2003 19:12Kickstart Cafe is a new squat cafe in Manchester! It opens tomorrow (Saturday). There will be tea and coffee, vegan food, library and info, art space, and many activities. In the evening from 7pm there will be an accoustic jam so bring along instruments and later some chilled out chunes. Be warned though it won't be a late night and we won't be selling alcohol.
28-11-2003 14:01Kickstart Cafe Opeing Night
13-15 Liverpool Rd (just off deansgate)
28-11-2003 12:40Yesterday morning the Dutch consulate in Birmingham was occupied for 5 hours by Dutch and English activists, because of eviction of a squatted community centre in Utrecht, Holland.
28-11-2003 02:4340sec mp3 advertisement for buy nothing day on saturday.
www.buynothingday.co.uk for events.
26-11-2003 15:56get ready for
ASPIRE Squatted Social Space
23-11-2003 10:37Vocalized Ink is a collective of poets and writers promoting spoken word
on the internet through the use of audio files. Making inked word verbal
is our quest! VI's founder Sherykah is located in Detroit, MI but VI's
membership is international.
19-11-2003 02:36At least 60 UCL Stop the War activists are continuing to occupy part of the main building at UCL after taking control around 5pm yesterday (Tues). The occupation is in protest against George W. Bush's state visit.