02 October 2011
Some 15,000 people marched in Glasgow on 1 October. Below is a list of banners on the demonstration.
01 October 2011
Up to 15,000 people marched trough Glasgow today, Saturday, for the People First demonstration against attacks on public services.
27 September 2011
Workers at Stow College in Glasgow were set to strike on Wednesday of this week against a pay freeze.
23 September 2011
Around 30 students staged a one-day occupation today (Friday) at Scotland’s leading arts academy, the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
20 September 2011
The Scottish TUC has called a demonstration in Glasgow on Saturday 1 October to resist Tory attacks.
13 September 2011
Hundreds of workers at social care charity Quarriers in Glasgow struck against huge pay cuts on Tuesday of last week.
06 September 2011
Hundreds of workers at social care charity Quarriers struck against huge pay cuts in Glasgow last Tuesday.
30 August 2011
Around 500 people marched through Glasgow’s East End last Saturday to save the Accord daycare centre. The centre currently caters for 120 children and adults with learning difficulties. But Glasgow City Council plans to close it down to build a car park for the Commonwealth Games in 2014.
23 August 2011
The GEO Group—a company rocked by human rights, sexual abuse and racism scandals—is to be given £25 million to run the Dungavel immigrant removal centre in South Lanarkshire, Scotland.
23 August 2011
Students who occupied Glasgow University emerged victorious last Sunday after 196 days inside the "Free Hetherington".
18 August 2011
Glasgow University occupiers emerged victorious last Sunday after 196 days inside the "Free Hetherington". This building had been the Hetherington Research Club, a community space the university management closed down early last year.
19 July 2011
Muslims are boycotting Glasgow airport in protest at harassment by counter-terrorism officers.
29 June 2011
Birmingham kicked off the battle for the 30 June strikes last night with a Unite the Resistance rally for unions striking across the city.
21 June 2011
Birmingham: 12 noon, Victoria SquareBristol: 11am from College GreenBrighton: 10.30am, the LevelCambridge: 12noon, Parkers Piece lCardiff: 12noon, City HallGlasgow: 12noon, George SquareLeeds: 12noon, City SquareLeicester: 11.30am, New Walk CentreLiverpool: 12 noon, St George’s PlateauLondon: 11.30am, Lincoln’s Inn FieldManchester: 11am All Saints ParkNewcastle: 1pm, MonumentNorwich:
03 May 2011
26 April 2011
Activists are rallying around Bryan Simpson, a Glasgow student arrested last year after protesting against the government’s raising of tuition fees.
26 April 2011
Teachers in Glasgow met with EIS union leaders last week to discuss cuts to pay and conditions, which the union is urging members to accept.
12 April 2011
Alex Glasgow was a left wing singer-songwriter from Gateshead, who sang the theme to the BBC TV series When The Boat Comes In.
31 March 2011
Acton Community Theatre
Afghans Against Neo-Feudalism
Alexandra Park School
Anglesey Primary School Against the Cuts
Artists Against Cuts
Arts Against Cuts
Aslef Black and Ethnic Minority Members
Aslef Kings Cross
Aslef Leeds 116 Branch
Aslef national banner
Aslef Port Talbot
Aslef Southern Region
Aslef Waterloo Nine Elms
Aslef Women Members
Association of Educational Psychologists
Association of Musical Marxists
Association of Revenue and Customs</
29 March 2011
A new left wing electoral coalition is fighting for a seat on the Glasgow List for the Scottish Parliament in the election on 5 May.