4pm – Disabled People’s Direct Action Network meeting
5-7pm- A brief history of the No Borders network in Manchester
A brief history of the No Borders network, focusing on Manchester. Come and meet other people interested in No Borders activism.
6-10pm- Black Star Ital ‘Cook Up’
A night of reggae riddems, ital food and easy skanking with Black Star Dub Collective’s cooks and djs
7pm – Manchester Traveller Solidarity
7-9pm Writing a press release and Creating your Own Media
In this session, we’ll look at:
– how to write a press release to get the media to take notice of your event, action, campaign or project.
– the daily routines of local and national media and how to best fit into them
– how to use independent media platforms such as Northern Indymedia
– how to use easy DIY web editing programs such as WordPress
All welcome – no previous experience required.
If you have your own laptop, please bring it. Otherwise, computers will be provided.
9-11pm -Invisible Circus film showing
How to turn an old fire station into a circus/arts type place….Bring some popcorn and come to watch this film at the okcafe’s big screen.