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Free Shop in Guisborough, nr. Middlesbrough

23.10.2006

This week, on Wednesday or Thursday - watch this space!, there will be a free shop in the main square of Guisborough. Pop by to pick up something for nothing, thumb your nose at the brandname shops, and use a public square for something other than spending money and carparking.

LRT New People's Night - AVIATION EXTRAVAGANZA 26.10.06

Aviation is the fastest growing source of greenhouse gas emissions, the emissions from aviation are excluded from the Kyoto protocol and the government has a gargantuan plan of airport expansion over the coming decade. Its madness and we need to figure out what can we do to stop it!

Protesters stage 'die-in' to challenge climate change sceptics

21 October 2006

Environmental campaigners will hold a "die-in" today outside the offices of a research organisation which claims science has failed to prove
human activity is the cause of climate change.

Rossport Solidarity demo, Manchester Business School, Oct 26th

Picket of Manchester Busines School called for Thursday 26th Oct - 11.30 - 2pm. Calling for the MBS to have Shell removed from their list of sponsors, unless Shell ceases its attempts to destroy the environment in Rossport, Co Mayo, Ireland.

Aldermaston: It's Time to Take Action!

It's time to take action!
Monday 13 November 2006
The next Block the Builders blockade has to be a big one.

In less than two months the government will publish their decision on the future of Britain's nuclear weapons.

Hummer Dealership shut down by protesters against 4 x 4's in Manchester




Inspired by the camp for climate action, 40 people protested outside a Hummer dealership in Manchester about the environmental impact of SUV emissions which are contributing to climate chaos.

Social Centre Squat in Preston,'Viva Six Fingers'

14.10.2006
A few anarchists in Preston have set up a squat which at the moment we are in the middle of repairing.The squat will be used as a social centre but help is required.

The squat is to be called 'Viva Six Fingers' after an old man in the Spanish revolution who defended his home and family from fascist attack, killing several fascists and saveing two of his family befor his cottage was burnt down. We are without electricity and water,although we now have a generator temporarily in place,and have made a lot of progress secureing the place. The cetre was an important part of the local community and we want it to serve that purpose again.It is due to be demolished and turned into luxury flats.

Solidarity in Australia with the Indigenous peoples The Black Mesa


October 13, 2006

Around 30 people descended upon Peabody’s office in Newcastle today in protest against Peabody’s practices of Cultural and Eco Genocide on the homelands of the Navajo and Hopi peoples in America and their interest in doing the same on Australian Lands.

Breaking news from Mayo

12.10.2006
Three arrests this morning, national mobilisation planned.

This morning at around 7 a.m. police check points were in place on roads at either side of the Rossport Solidarity Camp. The police took the details of the people leaving the camp to go to the refinery site at Ballinaboy.

Shell Depot Shut down on Tyneside 11/10/06

here's a photo of the blockade of Shells Jarrow Distribution depot on Tyneside. It was closed for an hour before the protestors got bored and went off to visit some fuel stations in Newcastle and caused some merry mischief there.

GM Radical History - request for articles

We are putting together a pamphlet about radical resistance to GM in the UK. Send us your reflections, analysis, stories, illustrations and photos (!) about resistance to GM. We would like people to contribute with accounts of covert crop trashings, sabotage, occupations, Smash Genetix, animal feed actions, Watlington, crop squats, Bayer campaign - stuff that doesn't often get written about in more official accounts of the fight against GM.

Only 1 Bidder for M74 Contract - addresses...

10.10.2006
There's only one consortium bidding for the contract to fuck up the southside of Glasgow by extending the M74 through it.

According to Newsquest ( http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/hi/news/5057977.html),

Rooftop Action closes Shell Garage in Brighton

11.10.2006

A group of about 20 people closed down a busy Brighton Shell garage for an hour and half during this evening's rush hour in solidarity with the call for action in solidarity with Rossport in County Mayo, Ireland.

Bradford Shell Garage gets Samba'd

11.10.2006

Just before 5:30pm tonight, amid rush-hour traffic, a group of protesters lined up outside a city centre shell garage to play samba and alert passers by to the situation in County Mayo, Ireland.