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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

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

NEWS RELEASE: protest against forced adoption at Bristol Civil Justice Centre

The aim of the protest is to make the public aware of the draconian policy of forced adoption contained in the Children and Families Act 2014

Posted in Human Rights, Newswire, Protest

BBC bias protest Thursday 10th July

An even bigger turn-out is promised for Friday night 6-7pm. P

lus a follow-up action outside on Saturday 12.00 noon outside Sainsbury’s 46-56 Queens Road (The Triangle) Clifton, BRISTOL, BS8 1RE.

Posted in Newswire, Protest

What’s been happening in Avonmouth and how can we support it?

Things have been moving fast on Biomass in the last month- there was a body painted invasion of port land, upwards of 50 angry locals have been out on the streets blocking traffic on a couple of occasions, and even the national press is beginning to sit up and take notice.

Posted in Housing, Human Rights, Local Government, Newswire, Protest, Solidarity, Sustainability

Avonmouth are at it again- 12-2 this Saturday

In a weekend packed with potentially subversive diversions Avonmouth are adding a spot of front line community resistance into the mix.

Posted in Corporations / Big Business, Local Government, Newswire, Protest, Solidarity, Sustainability

Bristol activists join successful Nuclear Bomb Factory blockade

Bristol & SW activists join successful Nuclear Bomb Factory blockade

Posted in Newswire, Protest