May 21, 2013 19:30
International Community Centre
62b Mandfield Rd
International Community Centre
62b Mandfield Rd
Police use of dead children's identities 'common'
The use of dead children's identities by Scotland Yard's Special Demonstrations Squad was "common practice", MPs have been told.
Derbyshire Chief Constable Mick Creedon updated MPs on Operation Herne, which is looking at the Met's undercover operations.
Claims about the use of the identities relate to the squad's operations in the …
The Birdies and Peanuts ExperimentEarlier this year, NSB bought a bird feeder, filled it with peanuts and hung it up on a Magnolia tree in the back garden with a view to measuring the rate at which the nuts were eaten during the year. It is proving to be a fascinating experiment. . .
The NEW, heavy gauge, Bird Feeder
Nottingham has held some national gathering meeting around the issue and many will be going [I hope!]
11 June 2013. #J11.
One Common Struggle.
Carnival Against Capitalism.
London is right at the heart of global capitalism. And the West End of London, including elite areas like Piccadilly, Mayfair and Knightsbridge, is where power and greed are most concentrated. The West End is …
A Nottingham Activist, Wietse, has spread his wings / fins further and is helping by tackling the problem head on: by getting in the way of pirate fishermen
Nottingham Market Square, 5pm. Bring yourself, banners, placards, music, hats.
Saturday 6 April 2013
Having spent 6 months camping in the Market Square, and then moving out after threat of eviction .... they're back.
This time, they were joined by a few passing devils!!
As you can see from last post at: http://nottingham.indymedia.org/articles/5532 they are trying to make this a regular thing again.....
MERCi, Bridge 5 Mill, 22a Beswick Street, Manchester, UK
The 21 activists from No Dash for Gas who shut down EDF's West Burton gas fired power station for a week and then fought off EDF's £5 million lawsuit are being sentenced at Nottingham Magistrates Court at 10am on Wednesday 20th March.
Some defendnts face possible prison sentences.
Supporters are invited to come down and show solidarity outside the courtroom from 9.30am.
Update: Sentencing post…
Energy company EDF drop £5m damages claim against West Burton power station protesters
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
Energy giant EDF has dropped a £5 million damages claim against environmental protesters who occupied West Burton gas-fired power plant.
Protesters claimed a "huge victory" over the energy company after it abandoned the legal action, which had prompted a public outcry in recent w…
After three cold winters in the wilderness Riseup! Radio has returned from the deepest, darkest depths of Nottingham. With local music and radical political news the podcast you've all missed more than you care to admit is coming straight for you.
Riseup! Radio is being re-launched. In a few weeks time our first show for nearly four years will be arriving in your hearing holes. There will be many many things on the show- reports from the Annoymous Demo, political chit chat in the Sumac Bar, news from the NG7 Food Bank and loads of other good good stuff.
Energy giant EDF have taken out civil proceedings against a group of activists who scaled chimneys at their West Burton plant last October.
The company is demanding £5 million in damages, despite admitting in court that there's very little chance of getting any substantial amount of money back.
The following is a Press Release by the UNHR.
From 14 to 23 January 2013, I carried out an official visit to the United Kingdom, at the invitation of the Government, for the purpose of making an in-depth assessment of the situation of freedoms of peaceful assemb…
UN official calls on British government to investigate undercover police scandal
Maina Kiai says he is 'deeply concerned' about use of officers such as Mark Kennedy to infiltrate non-violent groups
The Malt Cross, Nottingham
This year the owners of the remaining 9 UK coal fired power stations which are not to close by 2016 or convert to Biomass will have to make far reaching decisions by the end of the year. They must decide whether to upgrade their stations to reduce pollution, convert to biomass or close by 2023 or when they have used up a 20,000 hour allowance.Meanwhile the UK Coal indusrty, ever more reliant on op…
LAON's 7th Review has information that a decision about the George Farm site is to be made on Monday 3/12. In addition public consultation has started at two new sites, a 10m tonne site Cauldhall in Scotland and a 1.18m tonne site at Deanfield in Yorkshire. In addition the revew has information about an existing site, Blair House in Scotland which has just been left 'mothballed' as Scottish Coal f…
The Loose Anti Opencast Network has submitted an objection to LEM Resources plan to surface mione 400,000 tonnes of coal from the George Farm site at Denby in Derbyshire. This press release summarises the content of the objectio
A press release from the Loose Anti Opencast Network outlines the content of an objection to the proposed Shortwood Farm opencast mine.
evicition of laZad
By Emily Winsor
UP TO 9,600 homes could be built in the borough of Rushcliffe before 2026 – with half of them on green-belt land.
The plans are revealed in the latest draft local plan drawn up by Rushcliffe Borough Council, which has to find room for new homes to meet government targets.