Edinburgh

Spied Upon Film Preview With Guests

15/10/2013 19:00
15/10/2013 21:30

"What's it like to find out someone you've trusted for years is actually an undercover agent sent to spy on you and your friends?"

Remember Mark Kennedy, the British police spy who spent many years undercover in environmental groups? Spied Upon tells the story of how this internationally scandalous operation and others like it work.

Protest at Royal Mail float as share price rises by a third

CWU members protested outside the London Stock Exchange this morning as Royal Mail was floated on the stock market. Within minutes of trading, the share price had increased by more than a third, confirming the fears raised by CWU that … Continue reading

Glasgow judge finds bedroom tax breaches human rights

Applying the bedroom tax to a couple who cannot share a room because of one partner’s disability is a breach of their human rights, a Scottish tribunal has ruled. A woman with multiple sclerosis won her appeal against Glasgow Council’s … Continue reading

Pomegranate restaurant petitions council in bid to overturn planning diktat

A Massacre Foretold - film showing

Tues 22 Oct, 7.30pm @ Quaker Meeting House

What does it feel like to know that you are about to be killed? In

World Justice Festival

12/10/2013
26/10/2013

World Justice Festival
Edinburgh 12 – 26 October
Full programme
http://www.ewjf.org.uk/EWJF/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/EWJF_Festival_Pro...
One of many noteworthy events in the Festival :
A Massacre Foretold
Documentary on the 1997 Acteal massacre in Chiapas, Mexico
7.30pm Tues 22 October Quaker Meeting House

Lothian Federation of anti bedroom tax groups Organising meeting

12/10/2013 10:00
12/10/2013 12:00

Lothian Federation of anti bedroom tax groups
Organising meeting
10am--12 noon Sat 12 October 5, 2013
Out of the Blue Drill Hall, Dalmeny St, off Leith Walk
All welcome
Info on anti bedroom tax activity at www.northedinburghfightsback.org.uk  www.edinburghagainstcuts.org.uk

ACE film group organising meeting

11/10/2013 19:00

ACE film group
Meeting to organise regular film showings at ACE – probably twice per month
7pm Friday 11th October, in ACE.  All welcome

State of the Map Scotland

11/10/2013
12/10/2013

Come and find out or chat about what the Common Good Fund is and how we
could be using it to empower communities. Find out about the Farmhouse
project in Govan Glasgow a trust set up to reinstate a building which is
part of the cities Common Good into a independent resource and community
education centre.


State of the Map Scotland 2013 10:00 4:30  FREE

COMMON GOOD PROJECT - Stall at: STATE OF THE MAP SCOTLAND 2013 Fri 11th Oct.

11/10/2013 10:17

Come and find out or chat about what the Common Good Fund is and how we
could be using it to empower communities. Find out about the Farmhouse
project in Govan Glasgow a trust set up to reinstate a building which is
part of the cities Common Good into a independent resource and community
education centre.


State of the Map Scotland 2013 10:00 4:30  FREE