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About brightonuncut

Local group in Brighton dedicated to defending our communities from cuts and highlighting alternatives through direct action.

Ruin the LibDems’ Weekend: Shut Down Workfare in Brighton – Sat 22nd September 2012

The Liberal Democrat conference is being held in Brighton on Saturday 22nd September 2012 – there will be a large demonstration organised by Brighton Stop the Cuts Coalition and Brighton Trades Council. To coincide with this, Brighton Solidarity Federation, Brighton … Continue reading

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Press Release: Never Mind the Jubilee – It’s the Great Brighton Street Party

E-mail: brighton.uncut@gmail.com Phone: 07527497339 Twitter: @brightonuncut Website: http://www.brightonuncut.wordpress.com Never Mind the Jubilee – It’s the Great Brighton Street Party Brighton Uncut, the direct action anti cuts group, has called for a party and protest in central Brighton to celebrate “Community … Continue reading

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The Great Brighton Street Party

Never mind the jubilee – it’s the Great Brighton Street Party – Community Spirit Uncut! Come together under the Brighton Uncut banner – to celebrate what’s great about our city: our communities. The government is destroying our NHS, cutting the … Continue reading

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Block The Bridge – Block The Bill Westminster Bridge Sunday 9th October 1pm

On Sunday 9th October, just three days before the Lords vote, join UK Uncut in a spectacular act of mass civil disobedience to block the bill. By blocking Westminster Bridge we symbolically block the bill from getting from Parliament to … Continue reading

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The case closes…

After a tiresome two weeks, the trial of the BrightoNine is finally coming to an end. Today is the final day, with the verdict edging nearer by the minute. As the case closed yesterday, the court room turned its focus … Continue reading

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DAY TWO of TRIAL

The following is a guest post by one of the supporters that attended the second day of the trial: I attended court today for the first time ever to watch the 2nd day of the trial of the “Brighton9”. The … Continue reading

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DAY ONE of TRIAL

Firstly, big up everyone who came to show us support. We turned up at court to be met by a crowd, many of whom came into court with us and sat through the day. Cheers all – that was properly … Continue reading

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It Begins … nearly. Brighton9 Trial Starts Tomorrow

Starting tomorrow – and continuing for the next two weeks – nine Brighton Uncut activists will start the day with a coffee and a frisking at Brighton Magistrates Court. The whole affair just reeks of public interest. Top Shop claim … Continue reading

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Stick by the Brighton Nine. Trial begins 13th Sept.

Nine activists will be appearing in Brighton Magistrates Court on 13thSeptember for a two week trial and they need your support! The nine took part in a nationwide protest to raise awareness about Sir Philip Green’s tax avoidance, superglueing themselves … Continue reading

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23rd July – Bankers Block

Meet 12 noon tomorrow on The Level, Brighton. Dress and act like a banker as we tour the disaster that is our banking system. Bring your camera as we search for clues as to why the crash happened and who … Continue reading

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