Category Archives: Regional issues

Axe the Bedroom Tax – Public Meeting

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

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1st October: Teachers’ Strikes

The NUT and NASUWT are officially taking rolling regional strike action to defend pay, pensions and conditions of service. This dispute is clearly about the defense of state education and is therefor about privatisation of schools as well as attacks … Continue reading

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Keep Our NHS Public – 3 events this week

This Saturday (September 28th)  at 11am supporters of Keep Our NHS Public will join forces with members of Cambridge People’s Assembly to protest outside Brookfields Hospital, Mill Road, Cambridge, about plans to privatise Cambridgeshire Community Services. Brookfields has wards run … Continue reading

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Cambridge Firefighters on Strike

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 … Continue reading

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Three Petitions

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 … Continue reading

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Community Demonstration: No Racism in Cambridge

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 … Continue reading

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