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The Black Fish - UK speaking tour

November 02, 2012 19:00

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Join co-founder of The Black Fish, Wietse van der Werf, at one of the upcoming UK events for an evening of information and inspiration. Learn about the growing problems created by industrial overfishing and the creative ways in which The Black Fish is turning the tide.

CUTS CAFE OPENNING

October 11, 2012 17:00

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AT LAST SOMEBODY OCCUPIED THAT BLOODY BUILDING !!!

1 Stamford Street, SE1 9NT

And now we can get together this Thursday and share !!!

http://cutscafelondon.wordpress.com/

 

Responsible Shale Conference

November 07, 2012 09:00

Hogan Lovells International LLP, Atlantic HOuse, Holborn Viaduct, EC1A 2FG

Launch of Re The Zine

October 10, 2012 19:30

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The Gallery Cafe,

Old Ford Road

Bethnal Green

E2 9PL

Heygate Pop-Up Cinema Celebrates Opening Night

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Around 50 people attended the opening night of the Heygate cinema on Saturday 22nd. The event was hosted by the (provisional) Heygate Residents Association which screened the film ‘Doreen’ made by film-makers David Reeve & Patrick Steel. In the film, Doreen Gee - former Chair of the Tenants & Residents Association - reminisces about the culture of the estate and what went wrong with the re…

Seeing the woods from the trees at Runnymede Eco.

If you happened to glance at a recent BBC Surrey news website report entitled: ”Runnymede squatters: National Trust wins eviction order”,  you could be forgiven for thinking that the Digger’s 2012 Runnymede Eco-village was situated on land owned by the National Trust.  We are taking this opportunity to clarify that Runnymede Eco-Village is not situated on land owned by the National Tru…

A WALK: Through Sites of Dissent

September 30, 2012 12:00

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Meet at Gasworks at 12pm, walk goes around London.

Gasworks

155 Vauxhall Street,

London SE11 5RH

An Ecology of Mind with Nora Bateson

September 27, 2012 18:30

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Burgh House, 

New End Square

Hampstead

London, NW3 1LT

Arctic Meltdown - Public Meeting

September 26, 2012 07:00

7.00 pm at the Indian YMCA, 41 Fitzroy Street, W1T 6AQ (Warren Street tube)

http://www.campaigncc.org/meltdown

Climate Bloc on the TUC March

October 20, 2012 11:00

For a Future That Doesn’t Cost the Earth!

Against Austerity, For Climate Justice!

Meet 11am at St Paul’s to assemble before joining the march.

London transport to Reclaim Hinkley

October 06, 2012 08:00

Coach departure times - Saturday 6th October 2012:

8am prompt: leaves from Embankment outside Embankment tube station

8.30 am: picks up outside Hammersmith Apollo (near Hammersmith tube station)

Activists 'brick up' Shell HQ as the Arctic melts

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Early morning on the 11th September 12 a group of 20 climate change activists calling themselves ‘Ice Bloc’ unloaded nearly two tonnes of ice into the main entrance of Shell HQ. The protest was timed to coincide with this week's impending announcement of the lowest sea-ice coverage ever recorded, a loss of about 50% more ice coverage than the summer ice minimum 30 years ago.  See vi…

Reclaim Hinkley solidarity demo

October 08, 2012 12:00

Department of Energy and Climate Change, 3 Whitehall Place, London SW1A 2AW

vimeo: Activists 'brick up' Shell HQ as Arctic melts

Early morning on the 11th September 12 a group of 20 climate change activists calling themselves ‘Ice Bloc’ unloaded nearly two tonnes of ice into the main entrance of Shell HQ. The protest was timed to coincide with this week's impending announcement of the lowest sea-ice coverage ever recorded, a loss of about 50% more ice coverage than the summer ice minimum 30 years ago.

Haringey Fuel Poverty meeting - Warm Homes for All

September 15, 2012 14:00

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Tottenham Chances, 399 High Road Tottenham, London, N17 6QN

Protest at World Nuclear Association conference

September 13, 2011 08:15

Wednesday 12 September, 11.45am-1.45pm;

Thursday 13 September, 8.15-9.30am

Methodist Central Hall, Westminster, Storey's Gate, London SW1H 9NH

Nearest tube: Westminster / St James's Park

Map: http://tinyurl.com/8kepllc

 

Protest at World Nuclear Association conference

September 13, 2012 08:15

Thursday 13 September, 8.15-9.30am

Methodist Central Hall, Westminster, Storey's Gate, London SW1H 9NH

Nearest tube: Westminster / St James's Park

Map: http://tinyurl.com/8kepllc

 

BBC: Heygate Estate residents fight compulsory purchase



Heygate Estate residents fight compulsory purchase order

"Unpopular social housing."

"An arrangement of monolithic land uses."

"Out of place in a city fringe location."

These are just a few of the phrases Southwark Council uses to justify its plans to knock down the Heygate Estate, a sprawling 1970s housing labyrinth in south-east London's Elephant and Castle.

Yet, on the estate, resides a…

Dissident Island Radio - 109 - back from holidays!

September 07, 2012 21:00

LARC - and pumpin out your stereo

Arctic Meltdown - Public Meeting

September 26, 2012 19:00

Mahatma Gandhi Hall

YMCA Indian Student Hostel

41 Fitzroy Square

London

W1T 6AQ

Climate Sirens drop banner on Tower Bridge

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Today Climate Siren activists scaled Tower Bridge to drop a massive banner above the Paralympic symbol which read "Climate Change our Next Challenge". Their blog contains 'an open letter to the world' (see below) where they ask us all to focus on the "changing climate and the threat it poses to our civilisation’s very existence on this beautiful planet" After the drop Tower bridge was evacuated fo…

Extreme Coal in the UK

September 04, 2012 18:30

Room G22-6

South Block

Senate House

Malet Street

London, WC1E 7HU

Live Nation Dumping Food at Olympics / Paralympics

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FOOD AND WATER BANNED FROM BTLIVE EVENTS FOR OLYMPICS / PARALYMPICS

David Rovics - Songs of Social Significance

September 25, 2012 19:00

Venue: London Action Resource Centre (LARC)

62 Fieldgate Street, (corner of Parfett Street), Whitechapel, London E1 1ES

Nearest Stations:- Whitechapel / Aldgate East / Aldgate / Shadwell

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Solidarity with Japanese anti-nuclear protests

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Sixteen anti-nuclear protesters - half of them Japanese - gathered outside the Japanese embassy in Piccadilly, London on Friday morning (10 August), for the second week running, in a demonstration organised by London-based group Kick Nuclear. This was in solidarity with weekly demonstrations taking place outside the Prime Minister's residence in Tokyo and elsewhere in Japan against the restarting …

Nuclear power set to kill off renewable energy

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The government's proposed Energy Bill is set to offer a blank cheque to the nuclear sector to build more power stations - a move which renewable energy firms fear will kill off future investment in green energy

Solidarity with Japanese anti-nuclear protesters

October 12, 2012 09:00

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Japanese Embassy, 101-104 Piccadilly, W1. (Nearest tube Green Park. Walk west from there in the direction of Hyde Park Corner.)

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Tokyo Electric Power Company, Incorporated (TEPCO), Berkeley Square House, Berkeley Square W1J 6BR (5-10 minute walk from Japanese embassy)

Stop New Nuclear mass trespass, Oct 5-9

October 08, 2012 00:15

Somewhere near Bridgwater, Somerset

"Gorilla Resources Announces..."

December 01, 2012 00:00

Parliament Square

City of Westminster

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pics and report from counter olympics demo on sat

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nearly a thousand people representing a smorgasbord of campaign groups marched together under the banner of the counter olympic network (CON) on saturday in east london. the march was followed by speeches in wennington green. 

from midday on saturday, as people assembled on the slopes of mile end park, they were joined by an intrusion of police liaison officers in their baby-blue tabards, disarm…