Bonfire of Austerity


November 5th Day of Action

11.00 – 12.00 Yesterday morning over sixty disabled activists and supporters gathered outside the Atos assesment centre in Sheffield to protest about work capability assesments. The action was called by Unite Community and supported by Disabled People Against the Cuts (DPAC) and UK Uncut. Speakers included Mike Higgins of DPAC who called for an end […]


Look out for RATOS the rat!

If you’re out and about in Sheffield on the 5th November make sure you keep a look out for Ratos. The monstrous 20ft rat will be visiting Sheffield as part of the “Bonfire of Austerity” activities taking place across the city. He’ll be making his first appearance outside the Atos office in Hartside Square at […]

Bonfire of Austerity: Planning Meeting

LET’S HEAR YOUR IDEAS! We want to make this Firework Night one which David Cameron will remember and remember for a long time! Do you want to defend your health, education and welfare provision from Government cuts?  Do you think banks and major corporations should pay adequate taxes rather than money being taken from those who […]