Though a pale shadow of the old May Day march from Chamberlain Square to the rally in the TU Resource Centre (as was) in Digbeth, still got to be worth a look in.

Birmingham Against The Cuts

Birmingham Trades Union Council invites you to celebrate May Day 2012, with events on Saturday 5th May. Please join and invite friends to the facebook event

Stalls & live music on Birmingham city centre High Street (in front of Waterstones near the Bullring), 12pm ā€“ 2pm.

Evening social at the Bright House, Hill Street, B5 4AN, 4pm ā€“ 11pm.

Speakers on anti-fascism, traveller solidarity, UK Uncut direct action, DPAC, pensioner activism, the Battle of Saltley Gate, struggles in Greece, council cuts & more.

Special guests: GMB strikers from Swindon hospital (invited) & blacklisted rank ā€˜nā€™ file construction activist Dave Smith.

Films from Reel News, stalls & food throughout the evening.

Music from Redbeard (Birmingham rap), Broken Dialect (Wolves hiphop)
& The Dementors (skiffle).


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Author: gogwit

One foot in Sanity, the other in the adjoining parish, usually in the vicinity of the boundary between the two but sometimes straying into the main square of either and very occasionally taking occupation of the Town Hall...

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