UK Gender Newswire Archive
19-02-2011 12:22Two days of events!
For venue info check our website!
13-02-2011 20:52While the crisis deepens and the precariousness spreads, the old PM and his court are busy relaunching their own personal vision of women’ s role in society – a rehashing of all the old tired clichés.
12-02-2011 21:22A weekend of discussions, workshops, rides and activities from Friday 8th April to Sunday 10th April, 2011. We invite people to share skills, information and ideas.
Open to both individuals and people from grassroots and anarchist bike projects from everywhere in the UK.
10-02-2011 17:00Sure Start Centres all over the country are under threat of closure and budget cuts. In Sheffield the Council may cut funding to all Sure Starts by 15%. Join the campaign to resist this cut.
24-01-2011 19:42Dozens of women, protesting against the sexual abuse of women by undercover police officers, successfully blockaded Scotland Yard this morning!
22-01-2011 17:26Women in the UK should not have to worry about being sexually abused by policemen. It is as simple as that.
In response, we call for women to come together for a blockade of Scotland Yard, in protest at political policing and in solidarity with all women who have been exploited by men they thought they could trust.
21-01-2011 19:03Abuse of women by police must stop now!
09-01-2011 22:52Regional competitions are soon taking place throughout England for the final Miss England 2011. The website has details of all the regional heats, so find out if there is one near you!
It would be great if there was resistance to Miss England throughout the country.
13-12-2010 16:20GFEST - Gaywise FESTival organisers in London faced a tricky censorship stipulation from GFEST 2010 venue Hampstead Town Hall - where the visual arts exhibition was held in Nov 2010 - to cover a few queer art works post exhibition closing time. They have written to the Town Hall Trustees / board of management to seek their official clarification but haven’t heard anything as yet.
11-12-2010 10:04The BNP's Conference is taking place at the Best Western Leicester Stage Hotel. The Address is 299 Leicester Road, Leicester LE18 1JW.
08-12-2010 11:42A positive step to end sexual violence
01-12-2010 11:14Lesbian couple humiliated in Hampshire
Register office staff unhelpful & obstructive
Legal action now planned by Katie & Colette
Gay marriage ban violates Human Rights Act
‘Equal Love’ campaign seeks gay marriages & straight civil partnerships
25-11-2010 10:07Demonstration Tuesday 30th of November, 5 - 7pm at the Treasury, Parliament Street, London (nearest tube Westminster).
Peter Tatchell 23 November at 15:20 Reply • Report
Heterosexual couple refused civil partnership
Battle for straight equality continues
Next phase: legal action in the courts
‘Equal Love’ campaign opposes exclusion of straight couples
Bristol, UK - 23 November 2010
19-11-2010 17:58On the evening of 22 October, 150 women marched through central Oxford to ‘Reclaim the Night'.
Article taken from Issue 1 of The Ox-Fly - Oxford's radical newsletter: