Category Archives: Press Releases


ALL PRESS – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UCL Occupation unconditionally condemns the police attempts to pre-emptively kettle a peaceful protest. Students gathered in Trafalgar Square for a protest agreed by police, including many involved in the UCL Occupation. Less than ten … Continue reading

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Student Day of Action Begins – POLICE CAUSE CHAOS

As students assemble for the latest day of action against fees and education cuts: – Rally assembles for noon, Trafalgar square – Police attempt to pre-emptively kettle protesters as they assemble, Trafalgar square – Police have reneged on agreement to … Continue reading

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UCL UCU Executive press release in support of occupation

PRESS RELEASE 24/11/2010 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE UCL UCU Executive support for UCL student occupation A significant number of UCL students have succeeded in staging a peaceful occupation of UCL’s Jeremy Bentham Room in the Wilkins Building. They have collectively drawn … Continue reading

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UCL occupation press notice

PRESS NOTICE… PRESS NOTICE… HUNDREDS OF UCL STUDENTS ARE STAGING AN OCCUPATION IN PROTEST AT RISES IN FEES AND CUTS TO EDUCATION Students occupying UCL have said: “We stand against fees and savage cuts to higher education and government attempts to … Continue reading

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UCL occupation demands

We demand that UCL: Issue a statement condemning all cuts to higher education and the rise in tuition fees. Implement a complete open books policy with regards to existing budget constraints. Ensure no redundancies for teaching, research or support staff. … Continue reading

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UCL is in occupation

UCL students have gone into occupation this afternoon in protest. Please come back for regular updates – and send this blog around. We will publishing our demands as soon as possible. Please send us messages of support:

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