The Pirate Party in Manchester

The Pirate Party in Manchester. Looking forward to the Ancoats and Clayton By-election, December 2013

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July Meetup

Let's meet and chat about current affairs and how they affect normal citizens, including civil liberties, digital rights, internet filters and censorship, individual privacy vs public security, British Politics, EU Politics, the forthcoming General Elections, and anything else each of us likes. Time- Sunday 27th July 5PM to 7PM Venue- Bar Eight Unit 1, Middle Warehouse, Castle Quay, M15 4NT, Manchester  


Changes to Voter registration

The way we register to vote is changing from July 2014. The government is describing it as the “biggest change in a generation”. The main difference is that we will all be individually responsible for registering to vote rather than the “head of the household” putting everyone at an address on the same form. Let's face it “head of the household” is a bit outdated in the 21st century, and hopefully the government is right when they say it should make the electoral register more accurate and acco...
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Time for Manchester to Stand up on Surveillance

We hear all the time that the British public don't care about mass surveillance, privacy and Edward Snowden, but we know that's not true. It may be that those inside the Westminster bubble have been a...
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Bin Labour’s Privatisation

Fears for public services. Residents,Unions and workers have reacted angrily to plans to fully privatise Manchester's bin collection and street cleaning service. Labour bosses chose to follow on in...
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Success as Councillors Forced to Act on #BetterBroadband

Ever since we started campaigning in the centre of Manchester we have been highlighting the importance of everyone being able to take part in the digital revolution and working for world class infrast...
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Pirate Party at Big Ask Question Time

The Pirate Party will be taking part in the Big Ask Question Time - University Place Theatre A, Friday March 28th 6.30PM. This is hosted by Manchester University Students Union. Here's what's on t...
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