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March Against Third Runway

30-05-2003 11:01

Saturday 7 June 2003 - A two mile march in opposition to plans for a third runway at Heathrow which will result in the demolition of up to 10,000 homes, scores of listed buildings, two ancient chuches, three schools, and the enforced relocation of up to 35,000 residents. The protest march will start from Sipson Meadow, Sipson Road, HARLINGTON at 11.30am. It will end in a rally, to be addressed by MPs, in HARMONDSWORTH at 1.30pm. ALL WELCOME TO JOIN IN ESPECIALLY MEDIA.

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Electricians Strike in Manchester

21-05-2003 23:56

Sparks wotking on the Piccadilly Gardens site in manchester have been undercut by chap labour -- they're on strike demonstrations planned.

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Stop Shopping UK Tour- Report One

12-05-2003 12:39

The Arrest of the Rev: Stop Shopping Tour UK- Day One, Nottingham

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co-ordination HUB

11-05-2003 21:30

There has been a lot of discussion recently around the idea of some kind of co-ordination mechanism for the extra-parliamentary opposition movements - the Anarchists, anti-Capitalists, progressive non-Party organisations and the grassroots Left (amongst others). We think this is a very interesting discussion, but what is vital is that it moves from being a discussion into a real network for real change: the fine words must be followed by action.

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Chesterfield Mayday M5 Video

05-05-2003 16:53

A one minute video of the Chesterfield Mayday demonstration.

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London Mayday 2003 TU Demo Photos

01-05-2003 20:42

London Mayday 2003 TU Demo Photos
Photos from the Labour Movement May Day demonstration from Clerkenwell Green to Trafalgar Square. (article 5)

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London Mayday 2003 TU Demo Photos

01-05-2003 20:41

London Mayday 2003 TU Demo Photos
Photos from the Labour Movement May Day demonstration from Clerkenwell Green to Trafalgar Square. (article 1)

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Leeds BBC Protest 'Operation Press Freedom

04-04-2003 11:20

Leeds activists spring surprise protest on BBC North studios this morning at 0745 hours in "Operation Press Freedom". 8 protesters lie dead in the road covered in fake blood whilst others block the road and hand out leaflets. Between 9-11 arrests, some on superb trumped-up charges.

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BBC Leeds Protest 4 April - Riot vans... arrests?

04-04-2003 08:12

Protest at BBC Leeds on 4 April - The First Casuality of War is TRUTH

I saw some heavy riot van presence, any arrests or news on what happened next?

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Another Boring March In Leeds

29-03-2003 15:57

Today saw yet another march from A-b and back to A again in Leeds

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Leeds M27 Protests Mark 1 Week of Illegal War & Target BBC

28-03-2003 12:59

Leeds M27 Protests Mark 1 Week of Illegal War & Target BBC
Leeds Protesters Mark 1 Week of War by Targeting BBC. But there are real tensions in this local movement.
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A Week of Leeds Against the War

21-03-2003 18:33

7 days of historic protest, and the kids are incredible... (article 1)

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Transport to Menwith from Leeds URGENT

21-03-2003 17:12

URGENT transport for Menwith URGENT

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Day of protest and disruption in leeds.

20-03-2003 20:31

Activists casue traffic mayhem - Midday Demo halts traffic and storms City Hall - Evening Demo sees hundreds of Workers on the streets.

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Leeds brought to a standstill by anti-war protest

20-03-2003 10:08

About 40 anti-war protesters are blocking a major roundabout in into Leeds, bringing traffic to a standstill into and throughout the city.

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Leeds Anti-War Demonstration 15 March 2003

15-03-2003 22:03

Leeds Anti-War Demonstration 15 March 2003
Thousands marched through the streets of Leeds today to oppose the threatened war with Iraq. (article 1)

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Leeds Anti-War Protest

15-03-2003 16:47

My views of the Leeds anti war march.

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Leeds Candle-lit Vigil Peace Protest

28-02-2003 21:58

Leeds Candle-lit Vigil Peace Protest
A report and pictures from last night's brilliant candle-lit vigil protest against the war on Iraq in Leeds. Around 300 people (and quite a few cops) turned up in Dortmund Square to light candles, sing songs, chant slogans, dance to the drum beat between 5pm and 7pm. And then we took the road... (article 1)

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27-02-2003 16:56

Edinburgh Claimants have destroyed armed forces recruitment material in an Edinburgh Job Centre in resistance to the threatened war with Iraq.

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2 rail tickets from Leeds to London for the demo

13-02-2003 01:01

2 spare rail tickets from Leeds to London for the demo, anyone interested?
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