Category Archives: Dumfries


Members of the Garment workers union in Bangladesh owed wages & benefits started an indefinite siege of the factory owner’s house from the 30th of August. A hunger march had been held. The Garment workers are linked to the International Confederation … Continue reading

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September IWW meetings

Clydeside GMB The Clydeside General Membership Branch will be holding their next monthly meeting on Wednesday 17th September, 7pm in the Electron Club Room at the CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD.  If you need help finding the Electron … Continue reading

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Crichton Campus Saved – VICTORY

 V – I – C – T – O – R – Y- ! – ! – ! Posted [on Herald forum] by: Jim McFarlane, Glasgow on 12:21pm today…   The Scottish Exec may take the credit but it was the … Continue reading

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New Hope for Crichton Campus

From The Herald, 11/07/07   Bruised and battered after an epic 100-mile protest hike, a group of students arrived at Glasgow University yesterday to confront Principal Sir Muir Russell and were greeted by news their campus could be saved. The … Continue reading

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University protest march begins

Taken from BBC News:- Students will march from the Dumfries site to Glasgow A group of university staff, students and graduates from Dumfries have set off on a 100-mile protest march. The five-day walk is part of the campaign against … Continue reading

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