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Global uprisings talk - 21st October

Meeting with talk: Global uprisings and the role of anarchists: examples from Slovenia, Bosnia and Ukraine

This is a unique opportunity to hear from an activist from the Balkans who has been on a speaking tour about Central European and Balkan uprisings from an anarchist perspective. She was at the recent Balkan anarchist bookfair event in Bosnia and is in a position to talk more generally a…

Where Have All The Khazis Gone?


5 minute documentary about Nottingham City's lack of public toilets

Oppose Cuts, Don't Pay Council Tax!

Thanks to people who sent messages of support to me in prison and the way forward.

Council Tax Protester sent to Prison

Nottingham City Council have succeded in their attempt to imprison pensioner Ross Longhurst for refusing to pay Council Tax as a protest against the Coalition Government's austerity measures.

Nottingham Altruistic Society


Feeling lonely, or like an outsider? Need a safe space to simply ‘be’ yourself?

Human rights are not for sale

March 19, 2014 18:00

The Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts Centre


A national day of anti-ATOS demonstrations was called for Wednesday 19th. February. ATOS were contracted, by the last Labourshite government and fully supported by this ConDem one, to bully and harass the long-term sick and disabled off their meagre benefit support and onto, the even more meagre, Job Seekers Allowance (JSA). Once on JSA they are expected to make themselves available for work or fa…

"3 Cosas" cleaners - speaker meeting

February 19, 2014 17:00


The Meeting Room, Friends' Meeting House, 25 Clarendon Street, Nottingham NG1 5JD

Care.Data - leaflet and briefing


Maybe you could ask your GP surgery to display the attached leaflet from Keep our NHS Public?

Care.data - Letter to Lord Hunt

An attempt to raise this issue through the Parliamentary system before it is too late.. ..maybe worth sending your own letter asap?

Lord Hunt is the opposition lead on the NHS, I understand.


Talk By Peter Tatchell

February 24, 2014 19:00

The Cape, 44 Pelham Street, Nottingham

Care.data ..another ATOS venture for the NHS


care.data - what is going to happen ?

GP practices nationwide will soon be required to supply patients' personal and confidential medical information, on a regular and continuous basis, to the Health and Social Care Information Centre (HSCIC).

Under the Health and Social Care Act 2012, GP practices have no choice but to allow the HSCIC to extract this information.

This project, called care.d…

Guardian: Drax protesters' convictions quashed

"A group of environmental protesters have had their convictions overturned after senior judges ruled that crucial evidence gathered by [Mark Kennedy] was withheld from their original trial."


Nottingham East - Gagging Law petition

January 10, 2014 11:15

12 Regent Street, Nottingham, NG1 5BQ

Cops Off Campus protest at Nottingham University

About 40 people, students and non-students, protested outside the Trent Building on Nottingham University's lakeside campus today. They were there in solidarity with the students in London who've been beaten and arrested over the past week by the metropolitan police.

Nottingham Post: Resident driven to tears after opencast in Trowell

Resident driven to tears after opencast mine in Trowell is approved

By Nottingham Post  |  Posted: December 11, 2013

By Rebecca Smith-Dawkins

Devastated: Opponents including, front from left, Noelien Potts and Donna Butler outside County Hall.

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WITNESSING the green light for a controversial opencasting plans drove one prominent opponent to tears.

Notts County Council's …

Council Tax Revolt

More people are withholding Council Tax.  Join in the anti-austerity campaign.

Beyond Capitalist Society - Pat Devine

November 13, 2013 18:00

Nottingham Mechanics, North Sherwood St (opposite Orange Tree Pub)

University & College Union Strike Action


Thursday 31 October 2013

Pickets had been out across Nottingham and Trent Universities from 7.00am onwards.

Having cycled around various Trent locations, I have to say that students and staff largely ignored the call and so much of the university appeared to me to operating normally.

Friday Film: Spirit of '45, speakers and screening

November 15, 2013 18:00


Friends Meeting House, 25 Clarendon Street, Nottingham NG1 5JD

Anti-Fascist Resistance in Greece Today...

November 14, 2013 19:30


Chase Community Centre

Robin Hood Chase (off St Ann's Well Road)

Fairness: what is it and how do we achieve it?

November 01, 2013 10:00

Nottingham Mechanics, 3 North Sherwood Street, Nottm NG1 4EZ

Spied Upon Film Preview TONIGHT!

October 11, 2013 19:30


Broadway Cinema

14-18 Broad Street, NG1 3AL Nottingham

Greenpeace UK: Free the Arctic 30 solidarity demo

Despite dire weather predictions of rain [Saturday October 5th] was a lovely, if very windy, day in Nottingham.  We gathered to collect messages of support for our 28 activists and 2 freelance journalists who have been imprisonned in Russia.  The Sheriff of Nottingham stopped by and had his photo taken with us and Robin Hood dashed by (he really did but he had a load of tourists with him so c…

Spied Upon "sneak preview"

October 11, 2013 19:30

The Studio, Broadway Cinema, Broad Street.  Please note that tickets won't be on sale at the main cinema box office, but will be sold on the door at the Studio.

Speaking tour by ex-Black Panthers in Nottingham


Speaking Tour by ex-Black Panthers JoNina Abron Ervin and Lorenzo Kom'boa Ervin from the USA.

This is to let you know more about the Nottingham leg of the tour by ex-Black Panthers JoNina Abron Ervin and Lorenzo Kom'boa Ervin. They are both active in the Memphis Black Autonomy Federation, and on the national board of the Black Autonomy Federation of North America, and Lorenzo is an anarchist of l…

Meeting with Lorenzo Kom’boa Ervin

October 08, 2013 19:00


Hyson Green Youth Centre, Terrace Street, NG7 6ER. 7pm until 9:30pm.

Notts Police: Charge of serving police officer

September 23, 2013

A serving police officer has today (Monday 23 September) been charged in connection with sexual offences.

PC Andy Culham, 48, based at Central police station, faces charges of three counts of sexual touching and two counts of indecent exposure.

The offences are alleged to have taken place both off and on duty between 2009 and 2012, against a 33-year-old woman.

PC Culham rema…

International Apostasy Laws

September 27, 2013 19:30

Nottingham Mechanics, North Sherwood Street, Nottingham

Peace and Justice Day

September 14, 2013 08:00

The Guildhall

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