Category Archives: Local news

Anti TTIP meet in Cambridge

The Cambridge People’s Assembly, supported by Trade Union UNISON, Global Justice Cambridge and Cambridgeshire KONHS Public, have organised a ‘Say no 2 TTIP’ meeting on 7 October 2015 at 7.30pm.  The meeting will be held in the Wesley Methodist Church, Christ Pieces, CB1 1LG.  Confirmed are Executive Director of War on Want, John Hilary and Eva Nanopoulus.  […]

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Lifeworks Campaign at People’s Picnic

[ May 3, 2014; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_887" align="aligncenter" width="640"] The People’s Picnic will be on Saturday 3rd May, 2pm-4pm, Parker’s Piece[/caption]

Lifeworks campaigners and supporters will be at the People’s Picnic on Parker’s Piece, Cambridge, from 2 to 4 this Saturday 3rd May, promoting the campaign to support the occupation in Tenison Road and to keep the vital Lifeworks service open!
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Axe the Bedroom Tax – Public Meeting

[ November 8, 2013; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] Friday 8th November , 7pm, Arbury Community Centre, Campkin Road.

Speakers:

Kevin Price, Labour Housing Spokesperson, Cambridge City Council
Liz Kitchen, Leeds ‘Axe the Bedroom Tax’ Campaign
John Marais, Tenants Against Privatisation & Defend Council Housing

Affected by the ‘Bedroom Tax’? Worried about the future of secure tenancies? Hit by the shortage of affordable housing? Want to fight back against Tory housing policy?

Find […]

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Cambridge Firefighters on Strike

[ September 25, 2013; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ] There will be a picket at the Cambridge Fire Station from 12-4pm on Wednesday 25th September 2013

Please send solidarity to George White: george.white@cambsfire.co.uk
Better still, go down to the picket line and speak to the firefighters about why you support their dispute!

For two years now our Officials have been in consultation with the Government under its reform […]

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Three Petitions

[ August 14, 2013; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] We’ve been busy over the summer months gathering petitions, including:

Asking the Council to follow others in refusing to implement the bedroom tax
Opposing the closure of the Cambridge Mail Centre
Cambridgeshire Keep Our NHS Public’s petition against the proposed privatisation of Cambridgeshire Community Services (Word version here). There’ll be a KONP meeting on this topic on Wednesday August […]

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Community Demonstration: No Racism in Cambridge

[ February 23, 2013; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] On Saturday 23rd February, gather at Petersfield at 12am for a community demonstration to oppose the EDL.

Cambridge Unite Against Fascism have called a demonstration, supported by the Trades Council, community organisations and many local Councillors, in response to EDL plans to march in our city. The EDL are a racist organisation with a record of attacking, amongst others, […]

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