City of London Guildhall Cleaners have declared support for Occupy London – part of the global movement for social and economic justice – as it prepares for the High Court today to defend its tented occupation at St Paul’s Churchyard just by the London Stock Exchange, against the legal action brought by the City of[…]Read more →
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This Monday 19 December looks set to be a big day for Occupy London and the Bank of Ideas as both will be appearing in court. Occupy London will be defending an action brought by the City of London Corporation to prohibit the use of tents at St Paul’s Churchyard. The Bank of Ideas will[…]Read more →
A day after accused WikiLeaks whistleblower Bradley Manning’s pre-trial hearing began in the US, Occupy London, UK Friends of Bradley Manning, Veterans for Peace, London Catholic Workers and others will meet today for a gathering outside the US Embassy at 2pm. 17 December marks Bradley Manning’s 24th birthday, the second that he has spent in[…]Read more →
On Sunday 18 December, Occupy London will hold an event on environment and the economy. The event will take place in the camp at St Paul’s from 10am to late evening featuring expert speakers, debates, workshops, films, art and poetry. 
Speakers include Andrew Simms (New Economics Foundation), Ann Pettifor (Green New Deal Group), Joe[…]
The Bank of Ideas prepares to return to the High Court on Monday 19 December having been granted an appeal to get UBS’ injunction discharged
Launches ‘Save Our Shelter’ Exhibition
Occupy London announces news about UBS’s claims that the current rateable value of the Bank of ideas building is just 5 pounds
‘Shared Appreciation Mortgage’[…]
Occupy Hackney had a great afternoon in Mare Street with more than over forty Hackney based occupiers coming together.
There was a local samba band, cinema in the evening screened onto the wall of the old town hall, lots of people stopping and asking questions, kids dancing, flyers given out plus some interactive boards with[…]
As the grand finale of Occupy Everywhere, the nationwide day of creative action called by Occupy London to mark its two month anniversary, London’s detachment of the global movement for social and economic justice today brought a street party direct to the spiritual home of the Conservative Party, the Carlton Club. 
Founded in the[…]
Occupy the Streets. Meet at 6pm at Piccadilly Circus. Spread the message.
Mobile street carnival. Be creative, bring party props, costumes, anything to transform the space.
Reclaim the streets as public commons, using them for our own means of protest. Be creative and come join our mobile street party.
Come dressed up in masks, costumes[…]
Jesse Jackson and others to speak at St Paul’s at 3pm today
Occupy London announce meeting point for 6pm action is Piccadilly Circus
Update on Occupy Everywhere across the UK
Today, 15 December (#D15), Occupy London, as part of its day of creative action – Occupy Everywhere – targeted Lloyds Banking Group, with some equine[…]Read more →