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Boycott Workfare @ British Heart Foundation Update Glasgow Saturday 23rd March 12 noon

 

Boycott Workfare @ Superdrug Glasgow Sat. 23rd 11am

  Boycott Workfare Action Glasgow Saturday 23rd March 11am

Superdrug, 66 Arygle Street, G2 8AG

Organised by the Crutch Collective and the Scottish Unemployed Workers Network.

OPENING UP THE DEVELOPMENT OF THE UK GOVERNMENT'S SHORT TO MEDIUM TERM COAL STRATEGY

 

                        THE LOOSE ANTI OPENCAST NETWORK

 

LAON's February Review of Developments on New Scottish Opencast Sites

 

LAON’S REVIEW OF SCOTTISH OPENCAST SITES ACTIVELY UNDER CONSIDERATION IN SCOTLAND FROM 1/2/13 – 10 /3/13

 2013 SERIES: No 2.2

Pilrig Conservation Area proposal to go out to formal consultation

Local residents who have been working on a proposal to have most of Pilrig given extra planning protection are delighted that, this week, councillors have agreed to put the idea out to a formal consultation.

'Fighting For Ourselves' SolFed Book Launches Scotland Thurs. 28th Feb. & Fri. 1st March

Biofuelwatch takes DRAXtic Action to prevent a Big Biomess

Drax is planning to convert half of their coal power station (the UK’s biggest) to burning biomass – most of it imported wood. They are hoping this will secure the long-term future of the power station and allow them to continue burning both vast amounts of coal and imported wood for decades to come. We are protesting plans for this big biomess and invite you to join us at their AGM on the 24th of April.

Water of Leith flats plan sparks objections

A plan to build a block of flats on West Bowling Green Street has attracted a series of objections, mainly due to concerns over the impact the development could have over a small, but much loved, wild space by the water of Leith.

Good news: Unfit Landlord Declared Unfit

Leith Walk road works start this month

So you remember trams were going to run down Leith Walk? And you remember that before they could lay the tram tracks they had to move all the pipes and cables under the street out of the way?