Arrests at White Pride rally in Manchester city centre’s Piccadilly Gardens

Dubbed a ‘celebration’ by White Pride organisers, more than 100 people met at the Piccadilly Tavern pub before marching with National Front flags    Neo-Nazi rally in Piccadilly Gardens on Saturday  Police made a number of arrests as up to 100 Neo-Nazi campaigners took to Piccadilly Gardens to celebrate ‘being white’. The protesters marched from … Continue reading

Australian-themed bar slammed for welcoming EDL protesters claims police asked them to

Hundreds of police were drafted in to maintain order near Walkabout in Manchester – it claims it was not out to make a profit from the far-right demonstrators Walkabout: Hundreds of EDL members flooded into Manchester city centre on Saturday Bosses at an Australian-themed bar slammed for welcoming EDL protesters have defended their actions – and … Continue reading

Manchester Pride slammed as ‘a parade of depravity’ by group calling itself Christian Soldiers UKIP

The annual event has been attacked in an article published by church-going UKIP supporters MANCHESTER’S world famous Pride parade is ‘depraved’ and features ‘a great deal of vulgarity and wickedness’, according to an article published by church-going UKIP supporters. Christian backers of the anti-EU party ran a magazine piece condemning the ‘sodomites’ taking part in … Continue reading

Eccles nail bomb scare: Teen soldier arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences. The 19-year-old was taken into military custody in Germany, where he is serving, after the device was found in Eccles. He was arrested on suspicion of illegally possessing explosives, firearms and ammunition

  Police at the scene in Eccles A teenage soldier has been arrested on suspicion of terrorism offences after a nail bomb was discovered in a terraced house. The 19-year-old was taken into military custody in Germany, where he is serving, after the device was found in Eccles. He was arrested on suspicion of illegally … Continue reading

Manchester faces down English Defence League

Earlier today, hundreds of residents and activists turned out to counter a protest being held by the fascist English Defence League (EDL). We decided it was best to pay no attention to Ed Miliband’s advice to stay away, and instead to demonstrate and protect our city. In the run up to demonstration activists from Greater … Continue reading

Call-out to oppose the EDL in Manchester – THIS SATURDAY!

Whit a weekend. We saw 20 odd EDL turn up in Cambridge, all clutching beer cans and arguing with each other to the massed amusements of anti-fascists everywhere and then some local ‘chav scrotes’ attacked the entire Doncaster division, i.e., some bloke from Donny. We also saw the scab outfit NWI attempting to attack an … Continue reading

Bonehead nonsense in Manchester

The following two updates come via Anti Capitalist Action Manchester Last Saturday (23rd Feb), ACA members participated in the March Against the Cuts in the city centre. As we were going for a post-march pint, we were notified that Stockport EDL + the NWI’s very own Diddyman were in Piccadilly Gardens handing out leaflets. Once … Continue reading

A poor show for the NWI in Bolton

Today, the North West Infidels went to Bolton. There was a month of hype and build up, especially after the events in Liverpool on February 18, and in the past week threats and tough talk were bandied about on the internet. But ultimately, the demo fell flat on its face. Having been first with the … Continue reading

Police hunt for EDL supporter who attacked Asian man in Rochdale

A racist thug who abused and attacked a passer-by in a shopping precinct is being hunted by police. The man, who was wearing a T-shirt promoting the English Defence League, targeted a 31-year-old Asian man as he walked through the Wheatsheaf Centre in Rochdale town centre.  Images from CCTV cameras have been released by police … Continue reading