'unnecessary development'

'unnecessary development'

ALCOA RUNCORN FACTORY BLOCKED BY SAVING ICELAND ACTIVISTS

Alcoa Runcorn blockade 2
Alcoa Runcorn blockade 1

28.02.2006

Tomorrow, 1 March, ALCOA arms manufacturers and aluminium giant are to announce at their ALCOA Global Center in New York if they are going to push for yet another aluminium smelter in pristine Iceland, against the will of the majority of Icelandic people.

EVERYTHING FOR EVERYONE community space in Hackney is open!

Dalston theatre occupation 8

As of this morning (monday February 27th 2006) a new social centre is open in Dalston lane Hackney. All are welcome especially those with skills or experiance that could be useful to the space

Tesco Shepton Mallet Tree Protest Evicted

27.2.06
Forces of darkness evicted the site at 5am this morning...
No reports of felling yet but waiting for more info.
Nice one to those who were there + who helped the campaign - let's see what happens.

TREES, SHEPTON MALLET Vs TESCOS, EVICTION ATTEMPT & ALERT

Eviction Aruga!!

25.02.2006

Baliffs attempted to evict the site today (saturday) and were only stopped by the police, who apparently had not been informed. People are needed desperately, as eviction could now go ahead tommorow. The perimeter of the site is now guarded by security, so please phone the site phone 07749 110689 if you intend to come (please do!!). Tesco Vs Trees - WHAT MORE DO YOU WANT??

Call to action: West Papuans blockade Freeport mine

25.02.2006

This is a call out we received, to act in solidarity with West Papuan tribal peoples and the defense of the Earth.

The Freeport mine in West Papua has been shut down by local Papuans since Tuesday. Over 400 Papuans are blockading the road to the mine and the pipelines have ben sabotaged making the local river system run clean for

Dalston Theatre occupation - Update Saturday 25th & flyer text

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The occupation of the Labyrinth Theatre and the two buildings opposite is continuing and gaining in strenght. The buildings are being cleared up and getting ready to open to the public as a social centre and a community resource. The theatre itself is still illegaly 'occupied' by workers from Hackeny council's contractors, which intend to demolish it, and it is being defended by an activist that has been on the roof continuously since Monday morning.

Eviction of Tony's Cafe 34 Broadway Market underway now!

Eviction Aruga!!

23.02.2006
Urgent - Eviction taking place now!

The occupiers of Tony's Cafe at 34 Broadway Market, Hackney, London E8 are being evicted. It's 5 a.m. on Thursday 23rd of February. Please come down as soon as you can and show your support for the occupiers!!!

latest news from tesco tree protest in shepton mallet

Shepton Tesco 1

21.02.2006

latest news!

just spoke to camp, they need food that will be suitable for up trees, high energy etc incase of seige!.

some fences were put up today to block entrances, one has already vanished!!!

Dalston Theatre occupation - Update Tuesday 21st

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Dalston theatre occupation 4

Activists are still defending the occupation of the Dalston theatre and the two adjacent buildings from eviction.

Rossport anti-Shell & Statoil solidarity actions (& background article) - Dublin, Nottingham, London, Cork

Shell HQ Dublin blockade 1
Shell HQ Dublin blockade 2

18.2.06

Shell's headquarters in Dublin were blockaded during lunchtime today by bicycles and supporters of Rossport's campaign to prevent a dangerous, high-pressure pipeline being built through their community.

Simultanious sabotage of peat extraction sites (near Manchester)

17.2.06
Simultaniously last month two peat extraction sites were sabotaged in defence of wild places.

At Chat Moss near Manchester a peat extraction site owned by Joseph Metcalf Ltd was sabotaged. Two excavators had their engines wrecked, locks were glued, and around a hundred specialist tyres, on hoppers and harrows, were slashed. The operations of this company have destroyed Chat Moss and are now threatening the Wildlife Trust nature reserve at Astley Moss and local SSSI's.

NO M66 10 years on - Manchester exhibition launch

No M66 exhibition poster

NO M66 10 Years On

Exhibition about Anti-Road Campaign North East Manchester (1995-1996)
Wednesday 22nd Feb to Sun 19th March
Launch Event - Thurs 23rd Feb 7pm

This Friday in Liverpool - Rossport Solidarity Demo - Stop the Shell Pipeline!

16.02.2006

Meeting outside Moorfields station at 1pm. this Friday 17th Feb
Part of international solidarity action 17th & 18th February

BACKGROUND - In Rossport, County Mayo, residents & supporters continue to obstruct the building of a dangerous gas pipeline. Last year five men from Rossport were jailed for contempt of court for refusing to obey the High Court order not to interfere with the construction of the Corrib gas pipeline. Yesterday they were expected to be back at the High Court, potentially facing more time in jail.