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2pm Saturday 4 February – Homeless people speak out at St Paul’s

From the beginning of Occupy London at St Paul’s and Finsbury Square, rough sleepers and other homeless people have been occupiers at both camps, taking part in actions, discussions and assemblies and keeping the camps alive by working in the kitchens, stores, recycling and shelter.
Occupy London has become a home – and an occupation[…]

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OccupyLSX in court 13 February for application to appeal hearing

The Occupy London Stock Exchange (OccupyLSX) application to appeal the court decision regarding the occupation by St Paul’s will be held on 13 February.
The appeal, if granted, will be held on the same day.
The City of London Corporation have assured they will not take enforcement action before this date.
Please come and join[…]

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Occupy London Tours … Showing you another side of London – dates for upcoming tours

Bored with Big Ben? Tired of the Tower of London? Let us show you another side of the capital with our informative and entertaining tours. ‘Enlightening’ – the Independent

After the success of our first tours, we are holding additional tours on the dates listed below.
Mayfair 
The most expensive place on the Monopoly board,[…]

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5 Feb at OccupyLSX – How the global 1% is trashing the planet and stealing your future

SUNDAY 5 FEBRUARY 2012 

2 – 4 pm

Tent City University, Occupy London Stock Exchange, St Paul’s, London.

George Monbiot
Helena Paul, Econexus 
Claire Morris, Youth Climate Alliance
Shahrar Ali, Green Party
Suzanne Jeffery, Campaign against Climate Change Trade Union Group
Asad Rehman, Friends of the Earth

The 1% are carrying on with “business as[…]

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Bank of Ideas eviction, Occupy London protestors and media assaulted by bailiffs, Police fail to act and uphold duty of care

Early this morning a number of concerning incidents happened affecting Occupy London supporters and media which raise questions about the police’s duty of care and failure to act on it, as well as the actions of the bailiffs – Rossendales – who were employed by investment bank UBS to evict peaceful protesters.
These incidents, which[…]

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Fuel poverty action – time to warm up! Noon Friday 27 Jan @ St Paul’s

Its time to take it to the corporations that are freezing us out.  Meet 12 noon Friday 27 January 2012 at the steps of St Paul’s.  Bring hot water bottles, flasks, and your ideas for a better world.
One in every four people in the UK will struggle to heat their homes this winter. In[…]

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This weekend: One Love One Occupy & Celebrate the Right to Protest events

At 4pm Friday 27th January – the earliest date that any eviction of the Occupy London Stock Exchange site at St Paul’s could feasibly begin – the deadline for the Leave to Appeal for the Occupy London Stock Exchange occupation by St Paul’s will end. Marking this, Occupy London will host a number of events![…]

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Police illegally evict Occupy London supporters from new building; Bank of Ideas events postponed; Olympic authorities encouraged to use “all available powers” against protesters and tents

Occupy London is greatly concerned by what appears to be the wholly disproportionate actions of the City of London Police in breaking and entering premises being legally occupied under Section 6 of the 1977 Criminal Law Act.
Early this morning supporters of Occupy London began legally occupying the abandoned Midland Bank at St Alphage Highwalk,[…]

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Update on Roman House occupation; Teach out: the City’s secret finances & lobbying activities

Having yesterday occupied Roman House, owned by Berkeley Homes –  in turn part-owned by Lloyds TSB and the Egerton Capital hedge fund – Occupy London was contacted by individual workers employed by Berkeley Homes who were concerned for their job security as it transpired they were recently employed to help renovate the building. [1]
In[…]

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