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Polden, David

483 arrests at NATO

UK activists join demo in Brussels


Ash Wednesday marked in London and Liverpool

Blessed ash and charcoal were used to mark the walls of the ministry of defence (MoD) in Whitehall, London, on 22 February.


‘Putting government above the law’

The right to a fair trial is under attack.


Spies R Us

A new official report on undercover police fails to deal with the real issues


Stop the War has double trouble demo

Scuffles break out at Syria/Iran action


Anti-cuts activists blockade Oxford circus

Disabled activists take to the streets


Northwood blockaded for two hours

Christian peace activists block entrance to UK's military nerve centre


Parliament Square peace camp resists eviction

PN talks to peace activist Maria Gallastegui following her recent victory in the high court.


Israeli military stops Gaza convoy

On 4 November, the latest attempt to break the siege of Gaza ended when Israeli defence forces (IDF) boarded two ships in international waters, before taking them to the Israeli port of Ashdod.

SOCPAvistas, sleep on!

New legislation to curtail protest around Parliament.