Upcoming Events

Support Amdani Juma Demo

July 24, 2009 17:15

Market Square, Nottingham

Critical Mass Bike Ride

July 31, 2009 17:00

starting from : Market Square, Nottingham

Riseup Radio Monthly Show

August 01, 2009 00:00

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Critical Mass Bike Ride

August 28, 2009 17:00

starting from : Market Square, Nottingham

Riseup Radio Monthly Show

September 01, 2009 00:00

on the interweb!

Critical Mass Bike Ride

September 25, 2009 17:00

starting from : Market Square, Nottingham

Food Gardening Club Party Sumac

September 26, 2009 12:00

Forest Fields Food Gardening Club Garden Party at Sumac on Saturday,

26th September 2009 at 12noon.

Riseup Radio Monthly Show

October 01, 2009 00:00

on the interweb!

The Great Climate Swoop is coming to... Ratcliffe

October 17, 2009 05:00

Ratcliffe Power Station From M1 exit at J24 onto A453 towards Nottingham

Ratcliffe-on-Soar

Nottingham

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Critical Mass Bike Ride

October 30, 2009 17:00

starting from : Market Square, Nottingham

Riseup Radio Monthly Show

November 01, 2009 00:00

on the interweb!

Critical Mass Bike Ride

November 27, 2009 17:00

starting from : Market Square, Nottingham

African Night of Music Football & Food

June 16, 2010 18:30

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The Square Centre, Alfred Street North, Nottingham, NG3 1AA

Film Screening: Troops Out of Afghanistan!

June 16, 2010 19:30

New Mechanics Institute, 3 North Sherwood Street (This is just off Shakespeare Street, by the Orange Tree).

Notts Indymedia meeting

June 21, 2010 19:30

Sumac Centre, Gladstone Stree, Forest Fields, Nottingham.

No Austerity Budget: Market Square Protest

June 22, 2010 17:30

Market Square, Nottingham

Dinner Against Deportation - Capitalism&Migration

June 23, 2010 19:00

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Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street, Forest Fields, Nottingham.

Crow Pictures film showing

June 29, 2010 19:30

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Sumac Centre, Gladstone Street, Nottingham.

Nottingham Women’s History walk

July 08, 2010 19:00

Meet at Nottingham Castle Gatehouse.

Greyhound Action

July 09, 2010 18:30

Nottingham Greyhound Stadium, Colwick Park, Nottingham, NG2 4BE

Shut Down Hubbard's Animal Hell Info Stall

July 10, 2010 13:00

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Opposite Saint Peter's Church, Saint Peter's Square, near the Broadmarsh Centre, Nottingham NG1 2NW

Civil War and Revolution: Anarchism in Spain

July 18, 2010 13:00

Sparrows Nest anarchist Library. Email or phone: 07913 720136for directions. Web: http://www.thesparrowsnest.org.uk

Notts Indymedia meeting

July 19, 2010 19:30

Sumac Centre, Gladstone Stree, Forest Fields, Nottingham.

¡Antifascista!

July 20, 2010 12:30

Council House, Market Square, Nottingham

¡Antifascista!

July 21, 2010 12:30

Council House, Market Square, Nottingham

¡Antifascista!

July 22, 2010 12:30

Council House, Market Square, Nottingham

¡Antifascista!

July 23, 2010 12:30

Council House, Market Square, Nottingham

Heckle those kocks 2: Return of the Kocks

July 23, 2010 18:30

Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street, Forest Fields, Nottingham.

Greyhound Action

July 23, 2010 18:30

Nottingham Greyhound Stadium, Colwick Park, Nottingham, NG2 4BE

¡Antifascista!

July 24, 2010 12:30

Council House, Market Square, Nottingham

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In ‘nottingham’

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

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

Bangladeshi Speaker on Climate Change Awareness

Bangladesh - Super Exploitation and the Climate Crisis

7.30pm Wednesday 12th March 2014 at The Sumac Centre, 245 Gladstone Street, Forest Fields NG7 6HX

 

ATOS KILLS.

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…

Nottingham Indymedia Review of 2013

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2013 has been another relatively quiet year on the newswire, but it has not passed without event. Protests and strikes against austerity have continued and the death of Maggie Thatcher was marked.

Unfortunately, the year has not seen the resolution of the concerns about the project's sustainability - despite a large and enthusiastic meeting in February - and these will have to be revisited in the…

STOP BEDROOM TAX EVICTIONS - PROTEST ON THURSDAY

On Thursday 21 November, the court hearing will decide whether to grant a possession order to Bedroom Tax tenants – paving the way for evicting some of the most vulnerable people in Nottingham

Our campaign has repeatedly asked Nottingham City Council to follow the example of Broxtowe Borough Council and agree not to evict tenants in arrears because of the Bedroom Tax. The city council has r…

Budget protest at County Hall

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On Wednesday 13th November, Notts County Unison held a protest at County Hall against the cuts being proposed at Nottinghamshire County Council.

The council reverted to Labour control in May, but this has made little difference to the austerity programme in the county which continues apace.

NTU Local Food Market with Veggies

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NTU Local Food Market with Veggies

Thursday 7th November

A local food market had been organised by the Environment Team on the Newton Building forecourt at Nottingham Trent University

University & College Union Strike Action

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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.

NUT Teachers Regional Strike Action

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11.00am Market Square, Nottingham

About 300 - 400 members of the National Union of Teachers marched from the Forest Ground to Market Square for a rally to listen to speeches. 

Fire Brigades Union FBU Strike

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Central Fire Station, Nottingham

Wednesday 25th September 2013

Between 12 and 4pm on Wednesday, the Fire Brigade Union called for a strike by its members to highlight it's issues over pensions and that staff are expected to work until they are 60, doing such a physically demanding job.

“All the evidence demonstrates the physically arduous and dangerous nature of the work firefighters undertake.…

Speaking tour by ex-Black Panthers in Nottingham

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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…

St Anns Allotments: Harvest Day

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On Sunday 222nd September, St Anns Allotments held a Harvest Day

The Black Fish speaking tour comes to Nottingham

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The oceans are dying, but there is something we can do about it. That was the message of Wietse van der Werf during his talk in Nottingham on Saturday evening.

Vegan Festival at Nottingham Green Festival

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12 - 6.00pm Sunday 1st September.

For 6 years, from 2005 – 2009, Veggies and other vegan campaigners helped organise the East Midlands' Vegan Festival which welcomed over 2000 members of the public each year to the Council House on Nottingham’s Old Market Square.

Nottingham Green Festival in the Arboretum

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12 - 6.00pm Sunday 1st September.

The Nottingham Green Festival in the Arboretum Park, now in its 22nd year, is independently organised by grass routes community based volunteers, with no statutory funding. The ethical standards and environmental / human / animal rights ethos of the event are long established, having evolved from the pre-history of the Nottm Peace Festival from which it has grown…

Open cast mine in Trowell declared "invalid"

PLANS for an open cast mine in Trowell have been put back after the planning application was declared "invalid".

 

UK Coal applied for permission to extract 1.275 million tonnes of coal and 250,000 tonnes of fireclay by opencasting at Shortwood Farm.

 

Nottingham Green Festival + Vegan Festival

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The Nottingham Green Festival is confirmed for Sunday 1st September.



The event, now in its 22nd year, is independently organised by grass routes community based volunteers, with no statutory funding. The ethical standards and environmental / human / animal rights ethos of the event are long established, having evolved from the pre-history of the Nottm Peace Festival from which it has grown.

Council Tax protestor appeared at Magistrate Court

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1.00pm Thurday 8 August. Nottingham Magistrates Court

Council Tax protestor Ross Longhurst with supporters at Nottingham Magistrates were a liability order was served against him.

 

Spanish Civil War memorial re-dedication event

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On Saturday 27th July a ceremony was held to "re-dedicate" the Spanish Civil War memorial at County Hall.

HSBC Notts Uncut Demo supports Foodbank

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12.00 Saturday 20th July 2013

Nottingham folks gatherered at the Left Lion and proceeded to the HSBC bank in Clumber Street. The protestors being concerned, as banker's continue to be rewarded with bonuses and subsidies, and tax dodging is rife (£25 billion is lost annually), there’s been a 170% increase in the number of people relying on food banks in the UK. We need to demand that the governmen…

Anti-Bedroom Tax Demo at the Council House

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1.00pm Monday 8th July 2013

Folks gathered to protest at the progress of the bedroom tax and the stress it is causing.

 

Refugee Week Exhibition in Nttm Library

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June 2013

Refugee Week is a UK-wide programme of arts. Part of Nottingham's contribution, was an Exhibition in the City Library, Nottingham.

It is an exhibition by, for and about refugees comprising photographic work, completed in workshops led by Gaylan Nazhad in partnership with City Arts, and a series of hand-painted banners. The banners were produced during workshops at Nottingham Refugee Fo…

Framework are troubled by action, keep it up!

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Framework have found it necessary to issue some guidelines on how and what to post on their facebook site.

I guess this means that they are troubled by action and the critical postings there. Good! keep it up!

They are obnoxious in their view that operating workfare schemes were an unemployed / homeless person can be sanctioned [benefits removed] for not doing as they are told. Tough love. .....…

Dance and Tricks in the Market Square: Video

Dance and Tricks in the Market Square

Saturday 15th June 2013

YouTube Video :: http://youtu.be/u-Dw1mrcUFM

Cycling and some road dangers

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Wigman Road and Trowell Road, Nottingham June 2013

Unlike its county council neighbour, Nottingham City Council has been one of the better local authorities when it comes to cycling provisions. But even councils with good intentions can get things wrong.

 

People demonstrating at govt action in Turkey

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4.00pm Saturday 1st June 2013

Turkish and Kurdish people protested at development in Turkey after the forced eviction of an environmental / occupy camp, to protest at the development of green space, a park.



Framework Anti-Workfare & work-prog Demo

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2.00pm Saturday 1st June 2013

 

Campaigners from Nottingham Against Workfare protested outside record shop Music Exchange, in Stoney Street, Nottingham.

The Music Exchange is a social enterprise founded by Framework. It is now operated by Eve Trades, a social enterprise established by the charity in 2012



A Further Bedroom Tax Demo

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1.00pm Saturday 1st June 2013

100 people gathered for a static demonstration at the Brian Clough Statue / Speakers Corner.

Video of some of the speeches at the protest. Speaker's Corner, Nottingham

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SU5lkV4nlIQ

EDL 'commemorative march' to the War Memorial

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The EDL had announced on a Facebook page: to gather at the Trent inn, for  a 'commemorative march' to the Victoria Embankment War Memorial on the north bank of the Trent this Saturday in Nottingham. [1st June 2013]