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Extinction Rebellion National School Climate Strike

Feb 15th 2019

You might want to mention to any young people you know that there is going to be a national School Climate Strike on February the 15th, in case they are keen on organizing something in Sheffield.Facebook event page...

SYMAAG victory over G4S !

January 2019

After a six year campaign by asylum-seeker tenants of G4S, with help and research by South Yorkshire Migration and Asylum Action Group (SYMAAG), G4S have lost all of their contracts to run asylum housing, from September 2019. G4S is the biggest security co...

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22nd January 2019

Fracking: Health impacts & the KM8 victory

Tue 22 Jan 2019, 7.30pm, Theatre Deli, 202 Eyre St. S1 4QZ

Come and hear how the North Yorkshire community of Kirby Misperton united to protect their landscape from fracking, and views from two different approaches to activism from Eddie and Tim Thornton. Eddie Thornton is an activist who threw everything on the line to protect his local area from fracking. Tim Thornton is a retired family doctor, who set up Concerned Health Professionals of the UK, with Carol Hutchinson from Eckington.
Also Deborah Gibson, local activist and campaigner from Harthill Against Fracking, and Frack Free South Yorkshire. The full update on fighting fracking in this area, and how you can help.

Free entry, apple crumble, tea and coffee included. Booking at the link below is recommended. Donations will go to Sheffield Against Fracking.

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Course: Sheffield Activism - Rebellion to Cold War

Thu 17/24 Jan - Thu 28 Mar 2019, Voluntary Action Sheffield (The Circle), 33 Rockingham Lane, S1 4FW

A course on Sheffield´s long history of people´s activism, run by the WEA (Workers´ Educational Association). Tutor (and activist) Nigel Slack will cover the period 1500-1950 in this series of 2-hour sessions.

NOTE you can choose 3pm or 6pm start time. Fee £87.50, all details on the link below, including downloadable full course information sheet. The course is suitable for beginners or improvers, no pre-reading is required.

Afternoon Course.
Evening Course.

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