UK Free Spaces Newswire Archive
17-01-2007 20:31Southend 'Mayor' cancels F5 road widening at 'Prittlewell King' award celebrations
15-01-2007 15:58a game based around a sonic exploration of mancunia courtesy of our friend Bob from Glue in leeds.
05-01-2007 12:44Meet 3.30 sharpish at The Basement (24 Lever Street Manchester) this Saturday January 6th for a wonderful wander round our city
28-12-2006 16:15It's starting to look like someone has cracked the system used to protect commercial movies distributed on the HD-DVD and Blu-ray Disc high-definition-disc formats!
A thread on the Doom9 forums details the astonishingly speedy development process of the beta version of the cracking tool for the AACS (Advanced Access Content System).
The thread even includes links that let you download the Java-based command-line tool for Windows in a miniscule (18KByte) Zip file.
We suspect lots of santa's will be on bicycles!
Friday 22rd December
To celebrate our DIY community roots and the shortest day of the year, (from here on in we’re moving onwards and upwards into the light;) there was a day of workshops, bands, soundsystems, food, performance, subversion, films, projections, dancing…….in and around the asbo.
highlights included:- art and craft, percussion and unicycling workshops, radikal bass soundclash, many local and not so local bands, performance poetry, streetparty, performers…….As usual, people were adviced to 'bring what you wanted to find'.
21-12-2006 22:29The Forest Fields Social Club at the Sumac Centre will not be open over the festive period.
21-12-2006 13:46I often travel with a video camera these days and think it's a good idea to spread ideas for a better world. It's great to compare between projects and communities around the world.
20-12-2006 19:01For a number of years the Feminist Library has existed in a state of permanent emergency, with a dwindling number of volunteers to take part in running the library, a precarious financial situation, uncertainty about its location, and a lack of womanpower to pursue crucial funding applications.
20-12-2006 13:44A four minute documentary originally made for Channel four's '4docs' about the ASBO community space has now been published on youtube. The short film is about squatters in Nottingham creating a community centre from a disused house.
20-12-2006 13:38The As-Sahab video collective has today released a new video labeled ""the truth about the conflict between Muslims and infidels" which calls on freedom fighters to withhold their vote. "Holding elections won't lead to Palestine's liberation," warns the video which supporting groups are being asked to screen in their local communities.
19-12-2006 18:385min video chronicle of the Stonehenge solstice celebrations in Wiltshire
21st of June, 2001
18-12-2006 23:25Councillors in Preston are consulting residents of one ward about the 'Riverworks' proposals - but are asking questions which ignore the key issues for local residents, and failing to give the information that people need to answer the questions they do ask.