|Birmingham||Election rally||Sat 25 Mar, 1.30pm||Sparkbrook Mosque and Community Centre, 179-187 Anderton Rd|
|Cardiff||John Coltrane – jazz, racism and resistance|
With Martin Smith.
Organised by Respect and the Welsh Jazz society
|Wed 22 Mar, 7.30pm||Sandringham Hotel, St Marys St|
|Manchester||Respect civil liberties |
With Paddy Hill (Birmingham Six), Moazzam Begg, Jackie Chase (Omar Deghayes campaign), Nahella Ashraf (Respect candidate).
|Wed 22 Mar, 7.30pm||Luther King House, |
Brighton Grove, Rusholme
|Portsmouth||Election campaign launch||Wed 29 Mar, 8pm||Fratton Community Centre, Trafalgar Place.|
|Southall||Election campaign launch|
With George Galloway MP and local council candidates.
|Sun 2 Apr, 4pm||Dominion Centre, |
|Southwark||Election campaign launch|
With George Galloway MP, Margot Lindsay (election candidate).
|Sat 25 Mar, 2pm||Aylesbury Day Centre, |
2 Bradenham Close,
|Tower Hamlets||An evening with Ken Loach|
Celebrating Cathy Come Home’s 40th anniversary.
|Mon 27 Mar, 7.30pm||Preem Restaurant, |
124 Brick Lane, London E1
|Hackney||The Road to Guantanamo|
Film showing and discussion.
|Thu 6 Apr, 7pm||Round Chapel, Powerscroft Rd (off Lower Clapton Rd), E5|
With Lindsey German (StWC), Rose Gentle (MFAW), CND speaker, MAB speaker.
|Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||Gladstone Hotel, Lord Nelson St (nr Lime St stn).|
With Anas al-Tikriti (Interpal), Peter Brierley (MFAW).
|Sat 1 Apr, 7.30pm||Saffron Restaurant, |
Old Town Hall,
Cheetham Hill Rd
|Preston||With Moira Nolan, Martin Smith||Tue 28 Mar, 7pm||The Restaurant, Guildhall|
|Barnsley||A rebel’s guide to Marx||Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||Barnsley Central Library, Shambles St|
|Barrow-in-Furness||Latin America – revolution and resistance|
With Chris Bambery.
|Thu 30 Mar, 7.30pm||Hindpool Community Centre, Nelson St|
|Birmingham||Latin America – revolution and resistance|
With Chris Nineham.
|Thu 6 Apr, 7.30pm||Cafe One, Five Ways Shopping Centre, Broad St|
|Brent and Harrow||Rosa Luxemburg and the mass strike|
With Martin Smith.
|Thu 23 Apr, 7.30pm||Brent Trades Hall, |
375 Willesden High Rd
|Canterbury||Islamophobia, racism and freedom of speech||Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||Canterbury Environment Centre, Palace St (nr Siesta)|
|Curry and quiz night|
£5. Contact 07947 424 505
|Sat 25 Mar, 8pm||Canterbury Environment Centre, Palace St (nr Siesta)|
|Cardiff||Latin America – revolution and resistance|
With Gareth Dale.
|Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||Cathays community centre, Cathays Terrace|
|Central London||Latin America – revolution and resistance||Wed 5 Apr, 6.30pm||Indian YMCA,
Fitzroy Rd, NW1
|Exeter||Latin America – revolution and resistance||Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||King Ludd Bookshop, |
New Bridge St
|Harlow||Latin America – revolution and resistance||Thu 6 Apr, 8pm||Polly’s Pantry,
|Home Counties||A rebel’s guide to Marx||Mon 3 Apr, 7.30pm||Trinity Church Hall, Victoria St (nr station), St Albans|
|Huddersfield||Latin America – revolution and resistance||Wed 12 Apr, 6pm||Coffee Evolution,
|Leicester||Can Palestine be free?||Wed 22 Mar, 6.30pm||Zaytoun Restaurant, |
|Luton||Muslims and the left||Thu 20 Apr, 7pm||Bury Park Community Centre, |
|Newcastle||Islamophobia, racism and freedom of speech|
With Simon Basketter.
|Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||Side Cafe (nr Guildhall)|
|Portsmouth||Latin America – revolution and resistance||Sun 2 Apr, 7pm||Citrus Cafe,
|Sheffield||A rebel’s guide to Marx|
With Chris Bambery.
|Thu 23 Mar, 7.30pm||FOB cafe, Church St|
|Southampton||Latin America – revolution and resistance|
With Chris Bambery.
|Wed 22 March, 7.30pm||High Street Cafe,153 High Street|
|Wakefield||Muslims and the left||Thu 13 Apr, 7.30pm||Friends Meeting House, Thornhill St|
|Walthamstow||Latin America – revolution and resistance||Mon 27 Mar, 7.30pm||Quakers Meeting House, Jewel Rd, London E17|
|West London||Can Palestine Be Free?|
With Anne Alexander
|Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||We! cafe, 85 - 87 Ealing Broadway, W13|
|Wolverhampton||Latin America – revolution and resistance|
With Sally Campbell.
|Wed 29 Mar, 7.30pm||City Bar, King St|
|Aberdeen||Islamophobia, racism and freedom of speech||Thu 23 Mar, 7pm||New Kings Building, Aberdeen University (corner High St and Regent Walk)|
|Liverpool||Social work in the 21st century – a profession worth fighting for?|
Conference with Beccy Palmer (Asbo Concern), Laura Penketh, Chris Jones.
£25/£15. For info e-mail [email protected]
|Fri 7 to Sat 8 April||Department of Sociology, Eleanor Rathbone Building, Bedford St South, University of Liverpool, L69.|
|London||SOS NHS – safeguarding the future of our NHS|
National conference with Frank Dobson MP, health commentators, trade union leaders and NHS staff.
Organised by Keep Our NHS Public. To register go to www.nhscampaign.org
|Sat 25 Mar, 12 noon to 4pm||Friends Meeting House (opp Euston stn)|
|Winning the ‘Fourth Option’|
Organised by Defend Council Housing. Go to www.defendcouncilhousing.org.uk
|Mon 22 May, 10.30pm||Congress House, Gt Russell St|
A celebration of resistance
Five days of debate, music & film organised by the Socialist Workers Party. For details phone 020 7819 1190 or go to www.marxism2006.org.uk
|Thu 6 to Mon 10 July||in central London|
|International||Fourth Cairo Conference|
For details go to www.stopwar.org.uk/new/CairoConference.htm
|Thu 23 to Sun 26 March||Cairo, Egypt|
|European Social Forum|
Go to www.fse-esf.org
|Thu 4 to Sun 7 May||Athens, Greece|
|London Carnival||Belle & Sebastian, Kano, Boy Kill Boy, Roll Deep, Lethal Bizzle, The Paddingtons, Sway, Akala, Heartless Crew, The Mentalists, Poly Styrene.|
Organised by LMHR and UAF, supported by Amicus, PCS, Unison, Bigga Fish
|Sat 29 Apr, 2pm to 8pm||Trafalgar Square|
|Cambridge||R*E*P*E*A*T 10th birthday party|
With The Visions, Johnny Panic, Miss Black America, The Saffs, Pilots of the Sixth, The Horse and His Boy. Plus Panic! DJs and compere Matt Abysmal.
£5. In aid of LMHR and REPEAT exhibition
|Thu 23 Mar||Junction, Clifton Way|
|Camden||Rock against racism – we want rebel music|
With Chineapples, Crash Convention (acoustic), Luxemburg. Plus special guest DJs.
|Fri 24 Mar, 8pm||G-Lounge, 18 Kentish Town Road, London NW1|
|Crawley||With Chas and Dave, Papa George Band.|
£17.50 advance/£20 on door
|Thu 23 Mar||Ascot Suite, Gatwick Hilton Hotel|
|Hackney||With Nicky Blackmarket, Excalibah, L Double, Swerve, Shinobi. Plus PAs from L Man, Doctor, Jammer, Kalashinkov. Upstairs: Lisa Moorish, Ducks, Bright Young Things, Lily.|
£5 with NUS ID/£5 before 10.30pm/£7 after
|Thu 30 Mar||Herbal, 10-14 Kingsland Rd, London E2.|
With Kava Kava, DJ Redlocz, Baby Jinx, (Nvar) Kurdish music and arts collective.
|Thu 13 Apr||Lamp, 2 Norfolk St|
|Leeds||With Lethal Bizzle, Oceansize, 10,000 Things.||Sun 23 Apr||Leeds University|
|Maldon||With Fei Comodo, Nu-MCs, Curly Circus, Royal Priesthood, Look Back Eyes, BUG. DJ set from KMT.|
|Fri 7 Apr||Bewick Suite (behind Swan pub), Maldon High St, Essex|
|Wakefield||Hosted by Next Generation, with Last Gang in Town, RDB, The Lodger, Miss QT, The Bazaars.|
|Sat 1 Apr||Lightwaves Leisure Centre, Lower York St|
|York||With Brian Jackson. Plus DJs Rich Clark, Paul Walker.|
|Thu 13 Apr, 7pm to 11pm||Temple Hall, St Johns college|
|London||May Day march|
With Tony Benn, Gloria Mills, Bob Crow, Dave Prentis, Maria Helena Andre, Jonathan Neale, Ken Livingstone.
|Mon 1 May, 12 noon||assemble Clerkenwell Green, EC1. March to Trafalgar Sq|
|London||Harlan County, USA (1976)|
Barbara Kopple’s gripping documentary about corporate arrogance, union corruption and communal solidarity during a bitter Kentucky coal miners’ strike. Introduced by Mike Thompson.
Organised by Red Friday Socialist Film Club
|Fri 7 Apr, 7pm||Goldsmiths Lecture Theatre, Keppel St, (off Malet St), WC1|