Convergence space for DSEI protest now open - all welcome.
St. Margaret's House Settlement
21 Old Ford Road
We have taken the above space (a former Vegan restaurant) and have opened it as a convergence space for next weeks DSEI protests. All welcome.
Please bring sleeping bags and an open minded attitude to how we can close DSEI this year.
The Advisory Service for Squatters releases its first newsletter... and wants your help!
The hardworking bunch at the Advisory Service for Squatters have just released their annual report in the form of a newsletter.
Its full of as much information, juicy gossip and as many requests for help that you can fit on two sides of A4!
There is a Government Consultation on Till Oct 5th 2011.
Concerning criminalising squatting/trespass which will affect rights to protest and occupy for tenants,workers,students eco,peace and climate camps.
There are 5 options in the consultation.
For more info check
Location announced, workshop schedule published, and how the kids space is going to work. All for the Earth First! Summer Gathering which begins on the 10th of August and runs until the 15th.
Get in touch if you need more information.
On Wednesday, the government launched its consultation paper on criminalising trespass and squatting.
Its time to organise the rebel alliance. Come to the next www.squattastic.blogspot.com meeting this Sunday 17th July, 2-6pm at 11 the 'well furnished squat' 11 terrace rd hackney e9.
Bring your stove and tent for an anti-GM weekend. Fri 22nd pm: Camping available. Sat 23rd: Delivering a trailer load of organic spuds to the doors of the John Innes Centre in protest at GM potato trials there. Sun 24th: a day-long planning session: GM is coming back – we’ll be ready. See below for more information.
Welcome to Stop New Nuclear's first newsletter. You receive this newsletter because you have signed one of the pledges, or you signed up to the newsletter. Thank you for this.
We plan to send a newsletter to all pledgers and newsletter subscribers about once a month, and possibly more frequently in the weeks before the blockade. Feel free to share and distribute this newsletter.
Climbing, blocking, stinking, sabbing earth defenders rock!
Roll on down to the EF! Summer Gathering in mid-August.
Paint-throwing, blockading, rioting, boarding up offices and gathering hundreds of thousands together - all ways to try and defeat the Nuclear Behemoth.
This year's Earth First Summer Gathering takes place in East Anglia this year, starting on the 10th of August and running for five days. With six workshops tents we have space for over 100 discussions, presentations and workshops. The spaces are filling up fast, but there is still time to book a spot.
British trials of genetically modified blight resistant spuds have been failing for the last ten years. But a conventionally bred variety of blight resistant potatoes has been available for 3 years. So why are we still paying for their dangerous experiment?
The Land Is Ours
Autumn Gathering 2011
TLIO are hosting a weekend gathering from Sat 8th to Sun 9th October this year at Monkton Wyld Court, near Axminster, Dorset. Come and enjoy a feast of inspirational talks, open discussions, workshops and evening entertainment in the pleasantly eccentric setting of Monkton Wyld.
Talks and workshops will include the following themes:
Calling All Squatters!
Got any positive, funny or random stories from your squatting experiences?
We're putting together an exhibition and zine with positive squatting stories to contradict and show the other side to squatting, to the one regurgitated again and again by the mainstream media.