31st October 2013

Echo is a non-profit political events and news site. Echo hopes to provide opportunities for struggle against oppression to grow by increasing participation in demonstrations, events, organised groups, and fundraisers.

Visit the site here: http://echomanchester.net

From Manchester Animal Action:
Anti-Fur demo this Saturday at Harvey Nichols from 12 noon.
We’re keeping up the pressure, after their head of fashion was forced to resign because of the controversy caused by the reintroduction of fur. See:
Join us if you can from 12 Noon, at Harvey Nichols, 21 New Cathedral Street, Manchester, M1 1AD,

Whether or not you can make the demos, you can make your voice heard by contacting Harvey Nichols: Tel 0161 828 8888, Fax 0161 828 8833 Email Contact.Manchester@harveynichols.com

Saturday 2nd November

Manchester Vegan Fair
11 am until 5 pm  at the Methodist Church Central Hall, Oldham Street, Manchester, M1 1JQ.

Friday 8th November


Saturday 9th November

Up in Lancaster. Friends of show putting this on with Eastfield and Chris Butler

Thursday 14th November

Saturday 16th November

Remember fallen anti-fascist comrades, Ivan Khutorskoy and Carlos Palomino

Over the past few months, both Clement Meric and Pavlos Fyssas (Killah P) have been murdered by the far right and huge solidarity demos have been held in their honour. This is a great sign that solidarity can extend throughout the world.

On the 11th November it will be six years since Carlos Palomino was stabbed to death by a Neo-nazi, and on the 16th November it will be four years since Ivan Khutorskoy was shot dead in his home by Russian fascists.

We will be holding a solidarity demo on Saturday the 16th November to remember both Carlos, Ivan and all fallen antifascist comrades and friends.

We hope that everyone can make it, it is important that we never forget what has happened and that the fight continues!

We encourage all groups to come and attend, please bring banners and flags.

More information on Carlos – http://carlosvive.net/

More information on Ivan – http://libcom.org/news/gentle-bonecrusher-life-death-ivan-khutorskoy-17112009


3.00pm Manchester city centre

Thursday 21st November

Morning Glory plus 2 Sick Monkeys, Dead Subverts and Revenge of the Psychotronic Man
7.00pm Star and Garter, Fairfield Street (near Piccadilly Railway Station) £10 adv/ £12 on the door

Saturday 23rd November

Manchester & Salford Anarchist Bookfair


Facebook event here: https://www.facebook.com/events/305339022930675

Gig now starts at 6.00pm with Makings of A Maniac added to the bill.


Saturday November 30th

Manchester Peace & Craft Fair
Festive stalls including Nepalese treasures, Palestinian delights, jewellery, art and much more. Campaign stalls from CND, Manchester PSC etc. Live music from Dave Kramer and friends. Visit the Cafe to have a brew and a catch up. Santa and his elves will be in attendance. Free and open to all
Birch Community Centre, Brighton Grove, Manchester


Sunday 1st December

Pumpkin Presents: Primeval Soup plus Wadeye and more TBC
Wahl Bar (opp Sainsbury’s in Fallowfield)
7.00pm £3 in


Saturday 7th December



Sunday 8th December

ACA are happy to present an afternoon of modern anti-fascist films depicting both the struggle against fascism and tributes to fallen comrades. It will be held at Moston Miners Community Centre from 15:30 onwards.

Films that we will be showing :


Carlos (Dos anos sin ti, dos anos contigo) – Carlos (2 years without you, two years with you) – (Spain)

A film made by Madrid anti-fascists a year after Carlos was murdered by Neo-nazis, showing both how the struggle and fight against fascism has continued and how they were fighting for justice. Here is a small clip from the film … http://theplatform.nuevaradio.org/video/antifascismoantirracismo/limg_src_http_theplatform_nuevaradio_org_2637/


161 > 88 (Czech Republic)

This movie was made by antifascists who have already chosen their attitude to the topic. We won’t persuade you that the movie is ”objective” in the usual sense. But we see its value in something else – the fact that we have been an active part of the events and that we were effectively shaping them. The movie of the Antifascist Action (AFA) monitors more than twenty years of the struggle against neo-Nazis, fascists and racists. The historic cross-section shows the multiple rises and falls of neo-Nazis and racists. You will witness the power as well as limited potential of the antifascist movement that doesn’t deal just with neo-Nazis, but also with the repression of the state and the public opinion. Small clip here … http://vimeo.com/64937723


ANTIFA – Chasseurs de skins (France)

Members of the Red Warriors, an antifascist gang in France, 1985. Red Warriors used violent force to remove Neo Nazi gangs from France and provide safe spaces for immigrants during the rise of white nationalism and an outbreak of violent crime against people of colour. They formed a squat called “L.U.S.I.N.E” and were considered the most effect gang to counter nazi violence, working to instill fear in their opposition. Clip here … http://antifascistarchive.com/2012/03/29/antifa-chasseurs-de-skins-2008/

£4 entrance, all money will be going towards antifascism in Manchester.

Hope you can make it.






Great list of punk gigs in Manchester at this new website: http://www.punkgigsmanchester.co.uk Add your gigs there.
Also check out http://www.punx.co.uk for a list of national punk gigs

Any what’s ons?

Email radio@underthepavement.org

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.