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Alan Bennett pops in to camp

Occupy London Stock Exchange camp at St Paul’s Churchyard got a surprise visit from Alan Bennett, when he dropped in for a tour of the camp on Friday and had a cup of tea at the Tea and Empathy Tent.
To the camp’s delight, Alan was able to spent a little time and read a[...]

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Occupy London reps visit St Peter's Church, Bethnal Green

On Sunday 27 November, Tanya and Mark, representatives from Occupy London’s Multifaith and Belief working group, went to speak to the congregation of St Peter’s Church in Bethnal Green as part of an ongoing invitation from the Church to the camp.
The Revd Angus Richie and Revd Adam Atkinson facilitated this as a friendly interview[...]

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Occupy London calls for an end to tax havens, for lobbying transparency and personal accountability for executives

Initial statement of Corporations Policy Group ratified by Occupy London’s General Assembly
Occupy London asks corporations to engage in dialogue working together to create a socially responsible and sustainable economic system.

As Chancellor George Osborne prepares to set out his Autumn Statement on Tuesday, Occupy London – a diverse group of people coming together to[...]

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If the UK flag was divided like UK wealth…

With thanks to False Economy, who created this infographic and gave permission for it to be reproduced here.[...]

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Surprise visit from No to Bike Parking Fines bikers to OccupyLSX

Sitting in Tent City University earlier today, we suddenly heard the revving of lots of bikes and lots of people ran out to see what was happening.
In a surprise visit, about a 100 or so bikers came to Occupy London, to show their solidarity and stopped for 10 minutes or so, revving their engines[...]

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Benjamin Crellin at Occupy London tomorrow

On Sunday 27th November, socio-political comedian Benjamin Crellin will perform two free back-to-back comedy shows for Occupy London supporters at St Paul’s Cathedral (5pm) and Bank of Ideas on Sun Street (6.10pm).

Benjamin said: “I’ve visited the site several times now and I’ve decided I really want to contribute. Unfortunately, due to my limited skill [...]

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77 year old man scales bank building in protest against UBS

Today (Saturday) police were called when a 77 year old man scaled the front of the UBS office on Sun Street, London – not to be confused with the UBS-owned office building just opposite, which currently houses the Occupy London-associated community centre, Bank of Ideas.
At around 3pm a group of pensioners assembled outside the[...]

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Occupy London rep speaking at 42nd Anniversary Event of The News Line

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Occupy London march to the Egyptian embassy – meet at noon on Saturday

In light of the continuing, highly disturbing, intimidation of Egyptian activists and journalists, Occupy London has issued a second statement of solidarity with our friends fighting for democracy in Tahrir Square.
“We, Occupy London, send our solidarity to the revolutionaries in all of Egypt’s Tahrir Squares, and support their demands.
We denounce the killing of[...]

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