Report: Britain needs a pay rise! meeting

  Last Thursday, 26th June, around 40 trade unionists and activists from across the city came together to discuss the upcoming public sector strikes under the banner “Britain Needs a Pay Rise”. Representatives from PCS, NUT and Unison led contributions from the platform with solidarity expressed by the RMT from the floor. The meeting kicked…

Report from Saturday’s People’s Assembly march

  Cat L gives her account of Saturday’s march against austerity.     What a fantastic day! 50,000 strong marched from BBC HQ on to Parliament. Unite provided a free coach from Portsmouth and it was great to see so many aboard. I met some fantastic people from around the county and felt very honoured…

My Mission to Topple the Spanish Monarchy

I returned from Granada, Spain on Tuesday the 3rd of June a triumphant warrior. This is is the story I will tell future generations. With a little specious reasoning I am claiming my part in the abdication of King Juan Carlos of Spain. After all, I was only in Spain a fortnight and their monarch…