UK Social Struggles Newswire Archive
30-05-2003 11:01Saturday 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.
21-05-2003 23:56Sparks wotking on the Piccadilly Gardens site in manchester have been undercut by chap labour -- they're on strike demonstrations planned.
12-05-2003 12:39The Arrest of the Rev: Stop Shopping Tour UK- Day One, Nottingham
11-05-2003 21:30There 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.
05-05-2003 16:53A one minute video of the Chesterfield Mayday demonstration.
04-04-2003 11:20Leeds 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.
04-04-2003 08:12Protest 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?
29-03-2003 15:57Today saw yet another march from A-b and back to A again in Leeds
21-03-2003 18:337 days of historic protest, and the kids are incredible... (article 1)
21-03-2003 17:12URGENT transport for Menwith URGENT
20-03-2003 20:31Activists casue traffic mayhem - Midday Demo halts traffic and storms City Hall - Evening Demo sees hundreds of Workers on the streets.
20-03-2003 10:08About 40 anti-war protesters are blocking a major roundabout in into Leeds, bringing traffic to a standstill into and throughout the city.
27-02-2003 16:56Edinburgh Claimants have destroyed armed forces recruitment material in an Edinburgh Job Centre in resistance to the threatened war with Iraq.