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Praise floods in for anti-war assembly; & new pamphlet about ‘war on terror’

Stop the War has been flooded with positive comments about the Anti-War Assembly in Trafalgar Square on 8 October – more than we’ve had for any event for years. You can watch a 45 minute TV film of the event, including the march to Downing Street at the end of the Assembly, led by 106-year-old … Continue reading

Aggressive behaviour of police mars good-natured atmosphere of London anti-war event

The extraordinary behaviour of the police threatened to mar the otherwise good-natured and relaxed atmosphere of last weekend’s anti-war event in London,writes a member of Reigate & Redhill STW. Although there was no significant police presence in Trafalgar Square, or on the short march to Downing Street afterwards, things changed outside Downing Street. Having delivered … Continue reading


Latest bulletin from STW national office All the signs are that the Anti-war Assembly in Trafalgar Square on Saturday is going to be a memorable day. Pledges to be there are pouring in and among the latest are the Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who will be speaking in person, Birmingham councillor and leader of the … Continue reading

The Antiwar Assembly on October 8, London: latest details

Antiwar Mass Assembly, Saturday 8 October, 12 noon, Trafalgar Square, London  From Stop the War head office Many thanks for signing the pledge to join the Antiwar Mass Assembly in Trafalgar Square. Thousands have pledged and there is a steady stream of new signatories. Thousands more who have not pledged will be there. Transport is … Continue reading

Hetty Bower: 100 years old and still marching

Hetty Bower was born in 1905. Over a century later, she will be in Trafalgar Square on 8 October for the Antiwar Mass Assembly, just as she has marched on almost every Stop the War national demonstration over the past ten years. Hetty says that she plans to keep marching for peace as long as … Continue reading



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