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Amnesty International Nottingham


Local human rights campaign group. We run monthly activism sessions for discussing current issues, sending video messages, letter-writing and so on. Email: Follow us on and Twitter @AmnestyNotts.

Anarchist Federation, Nottinghamshire


We are a group of anarchists in Nottinghamshire (Nottingham and Mansfield at present) federated to the Anarchist Federation. The Anarchist Federation is a Britain-wide organisation controlled by local groups like ours. It makes the most of our collective efforts and ideas, and helps us work out how society functions and how to change it for the better. More about us: http://nottsblackarrow.wordpre…

Autonomous Nottingham


Autonomous Nottingham is a flexible collective of individuals who aim to exist within non-hierarchical, stateless society that is free of all forms of all domination.

We have fortnightly gatherings at the Sumac, where we always plot and scheme occasionally laugh and learn, but never accept that we can do nothing to change ourselves and the society we live in.



"create the world you want to see"

dissident island radio


Dissident Island is an anarchist, activist radio show focusing on environmental and social campaigns as well as issues relevant to anti-authoritarian people and groups. With activist news, recipes, plays and DJs we give you all you need to keep informed, entertained and thinking. Broadcasting from the London social centre scene on the first and third Friday of every month, and are also availa…

Ex Libris (The Masked Booksellers)



  • Books kept out of landfill
  • Books made available cheaply for those who want them
  • Charities and good causes supported

Members of the Federation of Masked Booksellers believe in doing good by stealth.

Email: boraxwoman-exlibris [at]


Lincoln Underground Collective


Lincoln Underground Collective

(Lucky Devils)

LUC is a grassroots anti-capitalist, anti-authoritarian community group composed of local activists with a range of anarchist & left-libertarian political views. LUC works to promote understanding of anarchist principles & to further the cause of anarchism in the Lincoln area. LUC supports & seeks to build links with similar movements in other area…

Master Baiters Fishing Collective


the total number of commercial fishermen and fish farmers is estimated to be 38 million. Fisheries and aquaculture provide direct and indirect employment to over 500 million people. In 2005, the worldwide per capita consumption of fish captured from wild fisheries was 14.4 kilograms, with an additional 7.4 kilograms harvested from fish farms. In addition to providing food, modern fishing is also a…

No Borders Nottingham


No Borders support all those in struggle against borders, against their incarceration in detention centres, against their deportation, against their super-exploitation as 'illegal' workers. We work to develop spaces of solidarity where resistance and life can be developed.

Nottingham Animal Rights


Nottingham Animal Rights works to co-ordinate the activities of many of the groups and individuals campaigning for animal rights and welfare in Nottingham.

See more at our Myspace page and our website.

More Nottingham Animal Rights Events may be listed on Veggies/Sumac Diary.

Everyone else, everywhere else see the UK Animal Rights Calendar.

Nottingham Defence Campagin


Defending the right to protest. Standing with those whose actions are being criminalised.

Nottingham Fixers


Nottingham Fixers is a Nottingham-based community group who run a Fix-it space at Sneinton Market on the 3rd Saturday of every month.

This repair space aims to help people fix items, by not only fixing them, but by teaching them how to fix, so in future they can fix items instead of buying new.

The reason? Because we have a major problem with consumption, and we are in a society where people are…

Nottingham Palestine Solidarity Campaign


Nottingham PSC exists to campaign for the rights of the Palestinian people living in the Occupied Palestinian Territories, the Diaspora and in Israel. Our aim is to increase the UK public's awareness of the issue and to campaign for the boycott of all Israeli goods, services and social or educational links.

We have created and support the Nottingham-Jenin Friendship Group which maintains links w…

Notts Indymedia


The Nottingham Independent Media Centre (IMC) is a collective committed to offering grassroots and local non-corporate news coverage.

We aim to generate a fresh perspective on mainstream media-twisted stories and give a voice to individuals and communities throughout the region that are marginalised and have no say in the mainstream media.

Nottingham Indymedia is an open-publishing website which…

Notts Indypendent


Notts Indypendent is an offline community newspaper reporting on local campaigns.

The Indypendent was started by the Nottingham Indymedia collective. Notts Indymedia is a local non-corporate news website, where you can contribute your own stories.

We'd like the Indypendent to be the same so if you have anything you'd like to write anything for the next edition get in touch, or just send us your …

Notts IWW


Notts IWW is a General Membership Branch of the Industrial Workers of the World (European Regional Administration). We welcome new members.

Email us at notts [at]

Visit our website:

Why the IWW?

We are a grassroots and democratic union helping to organise all workers in all workplaces. The IWW differs from traditional trade unions. We believe that worke…

Notts Save Our Services


Notts SOS was launched on 29th September 2010.

We aim to oppose cuts to services, job losses and cuts in benefits.

We aim to support workers organisation, service users, community groups in fighting cuts in Nottingham City and Nottinghamshire.

We hope to inspire confidence to think, meet and act.


Occupy Nottingham


Broadly speaking, we aim to show that we will no longer tolerate the corporate greed and Government corruption that threatens our way of life and everything we work for.

We want to encourage and inspire people to work together towards a fairer society for all, rather than the current system where the rich few get richer and the rest of us get left behind.

We are the 99%

People's Histreh


Nottingham Radical History Group are a diverse group of locals interested in Nottingham's long, proud history of dissent, unrest and rebellion.

From the Diggers, Chartists and Luddites through to the General Strike, Spanish Civil War and anti-poll tax struggle we try to explore this history to inform and sometimes inspire contemporary activists.

Riseup Radio


Riseup Radio

Riseup Radio is a community radio project based in Nottingham, UK. With reports on stuff that didn’t make other local media, music from local artists and bands and chatting about stuff that matters, we’re working on a variety of shows, freely downloadable from the site. Download, listen, distribute, comment and contribute!


Feed: http://feeds.f…

Save Hayward House Daycare


A campaign group to fight the announced closure of daycare for the terminally ill at Hayward House.  Hayward House is in the City Hospital campus, and provides excellent and much-loved care for inpatients and daycare patients.  The announcement that daycare is to cease from September 1st 2011, and that there are to be no new referrals, has deeply upset the patients.  The daycare at Hayward House i…

Stop G8 Nottingham


We are a group of anti-capitalists in Nottingham working towards the mobilisation against the G8 in June 2013.

The Sparrows' Nest


The Sparrows' Nest is a ‘Centre for Anarchist Culture and Education', in a house, in St. Ann's.

The Library and Archive is our major project. Take a look at our online catalogue. Come and visit!

We happily accept donations of books, pamphlets, zines and other media (contact details on website). Cash donations also welcome (donate button on website).


Veggies Catering Campaign


Veggies is volunteer-led, a community-based, social enterprise, promoting vegan catering and supporting campaigns for humans, other animals and the environment since 1984.