Author Archives: University of Kent Anti-Cuts Campaign

The Senate Occupation nominated for Kent Union Campaign of the year

More than four months on from its conclusion, the Student Occupation of the Senate building has been shortlisted for campaign of the year in the Kent Union student awards, The link to the full list is available here Advertisements

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Facebook censorship: clamp down on political views as over fifty groups and pages are closed

While the country grinds to a stand still for the Royal Wedding, Anti-Cuts groups up and down the country are in turmoil as their pages are being systematically shut down by Facebook. At the last estimation over fifty different groups … Continue reading

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UKC Anti-Cuts – tuition fee statement

Last friday the University of Kent announced that, like most Universities to date, it would be charging the maximum of £9,000 for tuition fees in 2012/13. The increase to tuition fees spells out a harrowing future for the next generation … Continue reading

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Bail In – Natwest 26th February

Last week an event was held as part of UK Uncut’s day of action against Barclay’s in the Canterbury high street branch by students and residents collectively. Coverage was featured for this event in both Canterbury Times and through KMFM … Continue reading

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Bail In

Today, Saturday 19th December, activists across the country participated in UK Uncut’s call to peaceful direct action against what it sees as corporate irresponsibility, in this occasion in the form of Barclays bank. UKC Anti Cuts, along with students from … Continue reading

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Save Chaucer Fields – http://www.savechaucerfields.com/

The plans, which include a 4-star Holiday Inn, townhouses and a 200-space car park, will necessitate the destruction of a sizeable portion of the University’s green space Comment by Alex Stephenson https://ukcanticuts.wordpress.com/comment/

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21st January Update

The new term has begun and already UKC AntiCuts has been very busy. I’ll attempt to cover all that has occurred so far. On Wednesday 19th a meeting was held which was attended by around fifty students, staff and supporters. … Continue reading

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