Category Archives: Campaigns & Events

How can Greens and wider Left in Wigan best mount a challenge to Labour & UKIP at next year’s elections and beyond?

Greece’s ‘Coalition of the Radical Left’ Syriza (photo of their recent Conference shown above) which has grown in the last five years to become the country’s largest political party; Denmark’s Red-Green Alliance; Spain’s Podemos, and here in England, Lewisham’s People Before Profit coalition (there … Continue reading

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AN ECONOMY FOR THE 99% – share ideas and tools to make it happen!

Organised by Climate Survivors and the Alliance for Jobs and Climate Whilst austerity is presented as the only way, many local groups are working together in creative ways with positive results such as Incredible Edible who take unused land and grow food for … Continue reading

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Camp Frack 2 Makes Big Splash in the Rain!

“Not a great turnout due to weather, but we all had a great time, and I’m sure some good stuff will come out of it in the next few months. I’m getting a really good buzz about it, rather like the anti-roads … Continue reading

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Wigan Diggers’ Festival Flyer

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Greater Manchester MAY DAY March & Rally

Organised jointly by Greater Manchester Association of Trades Union Councils & Manchester & Salford Trades Union Councils. Let’s make this the biggest and loudest May Day event we’ve had in Greater Manchester for many a year! Facebook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/548537061857654/

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Support the PCS Strike on Budget Day

The PCS has voted to take strike action over pensions and pay this Wednesday. At the same time, George Osborne will be announcing another round of austerity measures in the annual Budget. PCS General Secretary Mark Serwotka said: “This is … Continue reading

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When Are They Gonna Learn? (Fracking Hell!)

A story by REAF (Ribble Estuary Against Fracking) as told by Southport Band The End. We also hope The End will be performing at Camp Frack 2 on the weeknd of the 10th, 11th & 12th May at Mere Brow, … Continue reading

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