Thanks to people who sent messages of support to me in prison and the way forward.
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.
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…
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.
The Cape, 44 Pelham Street, Nottingham
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…
"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."
12 Regent Street, Nottingham, NG1 5BQ
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.
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.Comments (3)
WITNESSING the green light for a controversial opencasting plans drove one prominent opponent to tears.
Notts County Council's …
More people are withholding Council Tax. Join in the anti-austerity campaign.
Nottingham Mechanics, North Sherwood St (opposite Orange Tree Pub)
Nottingham Mechanics, 3 North Sherwood Street, Nottm NG1 4EZ
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…
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 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…
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…
Nottingham Mechanics, North Sherwood Street, Nottingham
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