This week’s news has been dominated by reports of RBS heads losing honours and turning down bonuses. The public outcry at having a bank that is 82% owned by taxpayers award millions of pounds worth of share bonuses in a climate of financial austerity and falling RBS share prices, was a major force behind these[…]Read more →
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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[…]
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[…]
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.
The most expensive place on the Monopoly board,[…]
SUNDAY 5 FEBRUARY 2012
2 – 4 pm
Tent City University, Occupy London Stock Exchange, St Paul’s, London.
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[…]Read more →
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[…]
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[…]
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![…]Read more →
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,[…]