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200 Youth Inspired to be Drug Free for the New School Year By Foundation for a Drug Free World

Though going back to school may mean gaining new knowledge, the Foundation for a Drug-Free World is making sure students get an invaluable lesson.

Posted in Newswire

Are the Avon and Wiltshire Partnership honestly ‘Putting Patients Firts’?

A recent consultation paper, follows on from a compulsory competitive tendering (CCT) process initiated by the local Clinical Commissioning Group overseeing mental health services in Bristol against a background of budget reductions .

Posted in Anti Austerity, Newswire, Opinion piece

further reprint from bath chronic 28 July 2014

Released without charge

Posted in Human Rights, Newswire

Travel from Bristol & Somerset to Reclaim the Power

Reclaim the Power is an action camp taking place near Blackpool in Lancashire. More than 1,000 people are expected to attend to the week of action, workshops, learning and organising for social, environmental and economic justice.

Posted in Newswire, Protest, Solidarity

Flush UKIP out of Bath!

Recently, UKIP were invited by a Green Party candidate to attend a protest in Bath against the closure of public toilets. If you object to UKIP being invited to, or attending anti-cuts events, please read, sign and share the open letter below. If UKIP are not disinvited, there will be a pro-public toilets, anti-UKIP presence at the protest. We hope you can make it.

Posted in Anti Austerity, Newswire, Protest

reprint from bath chron

thought worth mentioning this, as second arrest within a short while, though claimed as ‘progress’ by plod, note that no charges have been made.

Posted in Newswire

Give Kabran a chance – petition in support of a local asylum seeker

Help support a local asylum seeker in his struggle to get a fair hearing. We all deserve freedom and safety.

Posted in Human Rights, Newswire, Solidarity

Bristol BBC grounds occupied by Palestine Protesters

Bristol BBC grounds occupied by Palestine Protesters

Posted in Newswire, Protest, Solidarity

Curo Housing and the Foxhill regeneration scheme. Potentially dangerous levels of asbestos dust and fibre

3.19 The site investigation found the principal contaminants to comprise benzoapyrene, arsenic, vanadium, copper, nickel and polyaromatic hydrocarbons in addition to asbestos.

Posted in History, Housing, Newswire, Protest

CURO Housing Group gets carried away at the auctions – £6m lost within 24 hours following purchase of former MOD site at Foxhill Bath for £47m.

“The Curo Group posted £5.72 million in impairment charges compared with none in 2012, the largest increase of all housing associations, said the change was the result of the acquisition of a 48-acre Ministry of Defence site at Foxhill in Bath in March 2013.”

Posted in Housing, Local Government, Newswire, Protest