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Rhondda Cynon Taff Coalitionn Against the War

To plan local campaigning and strategy and to consider affiliation to the national Stop the War Coalition

meeting Thursday 7th November 8.00 pm

Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd


Communist Party, Pontypridd branch

meeting Thursday 7th November 7.15 pm

Clwb y Bont


Pontypridd Morning Star Supporters & Cymru Cuba present:

A CUBAN SOCIAL

Guest speaker: Steve Wilkinson (Editor Cuba Si)

with

Latin American music & song featuring Rhisiart Arwel and Rhian Owen plus Buffet & Raffle

Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd

Friday 15th November 8.00 pm 'til late

Admission £5 & £3


Welsh Committee of the Communist Party presents:

The Red November Dinner

Celebrating the Anniversary of the Bolshevik Revolution in Russia

with

special guest

Ken Cameron - Chair of the Morning Star Management Committee and former Genneral secretary of the FBU

&

Robert Griffiths - Gen. Sec. Communist Party

Tickets £25 waged/£15 concessions

BOOK EARLY AS LIMITED NUMBERS

3 course multi-choice Italian meal with wine

Thursday 28th November at 7.30 pm

Da Enrico, Crwys Rd, Cathays, Cardiff

Tickets available from Dominic on 07779140118


Palestine Solidarity Cymru

branch meeting

Monday 4th November 7.30pm

Friends Meeting House, Charles St, Cardiff


DON'T ATTACK IRAQ

EVENTS

28th September London Demonstration Buses

Rhondda Cynon Taff & Newport

(Sponsored by RCT UNISON)

RCT UNISON members £5 Non members (waged) £12 Non members (unwaged) £5

Pick up times: Aberdare Library 8am, Mountain Ash Job Centre 8.15am, Pontypridd Bus Station 8.30am, Newport Train Station 9am

To book your seat ring 07779140118 or 07799131872

Bangor

(pick up 5am details to be confirmed)

£15 book seat 01248 490715 or bajustpeace@hotmail.com

Aberystwyth

£15 to book contact 07813079583

Brecon, Crickhowell, Abergavenny

£15 or £10 to book contact 01873 859623

Bridgend

pick up Sarn services 8am

£15 or £10 to book seat contact 07986 542 535

Oswestry & Shrewsbury

£12 or £9 to book contact 01691 650527

North East Wales (Rhyl, Holywell, Mold & Wrexham)

£15 & £7.50 book seat 01352 720126 or david@milwr.freeserve.co.uk

Swansea

£15 or £9 to book contact 01792 526405

Cardiff (Museum steps 8am)

£15 & £8 book seat 07815775819 or 02920 705048

Communist Party

Public Meetings

Speakers to include: Andrew Murray (Chairperson - Stop the War Coalition), Salim Ali (Central Committee Iraqi Communist Party), Robert Griffiths (Gen. Sec. Communist Party of Britain) & Palestinian Solidarity Campaign speaker

Pontypridd

Clwb y Bont

Wednesday 25th September 7.30pm

Newport

Pen and Wig, Stow Hill

Thursday 26th September 7.30pm

Stop the War Coalition

Public Meeting

Pontardawe, The Cross Community Centre

Thursday 12th September 7.30pm

 


Fete De L'Humanite (Paris)

12th - 16th September

The trip is on!

After last minute hitches the south Wales trip is back on.

Find out more by contacting Dominic on 07779140118 or via this sites Contact Us page


Communist Party

Bar B Q

Taff's Well

Excellent food and donation bar

Saturday 17th August 2pm 'til you drop

All proceeds to Communist Party Appeal

details from Dominic 07779140118


Support your Public Services

Public meeting

Monday 29th July 7pm

Bangor Students Union, Deiniol road, Bangor

Called by the public sector unions, Morning Star Readers & Supporters and Bangor Trades Council

Speakers from: Unison, GMB, Amicus and the Communist Party


'Not in my Name'

showing of powerful documentary telling the story of the US 'war on terrorism'

Sunday 28th July 2 pm

Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

Followed by discussion


Communist Party

Bar B Q

Taff's Well

Excellent food and donation bar

Saturday 17th August 2pm 'til you drop

All proceeds to Communist Party Appeal

details from Dominic 07779140118


2002 Morning Star annual sponsored walk

Sunday 14th July, 11am

Cardiff castle (main gate) - Tongwynlais (Lewis Arms)

All proceeds to the Morning Star Fighting Fund

Sponsor forms from Felix 07967364315


Communist Party Pontypridd branch

Open meeting

Congress Report back and discussion

Tuesday 16th July 7.30pm

Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd


Palestine & Israel: conflict and the route forward

Friday July 19th 7.00 pm

Capel Mawr

Porthaethwy, Ynys Mon / Menai Bridge, Angelsey


'Not in my Name'

showing of powerful documentary telling the story of the US 'war on terrorism'

Sunday 28th July 2 pm

Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff

Followed by discussion


Communist Party

Bar B Q

Taff's Well

Excellent food and donation bar

Saturday 17th August 2pm 'til you drop

All proceeds to Communist Party Appeal

details from Dominic 07779140118


Welsh committee Communist Party

Sunday 1st September

in Cardiff


Don't Attack Iraq

Rally 26th May 7.30pm Patti Pavilion, Victoria Park

Speakers include:

Jill Evans MEP, David Morris CND, Assad Rehman, Adam Price MP


ANGHYDFOD FRICTION DYNAMICS

RALI/GORYMDAITH DYDD SADWRN 8 MEHEFIN 2002

mAE GWEITHWYR FRICTION DYNAMICS WEDI BOD YN BRWYDRO'R ANGHYDFOD DROS 12 MIS

DANGOSWCH EICH CEFNOGAETH TRWY YMUNO A NI MEWN RALI A GORYMDAITH YNG NGHAERNARFON DYDD SADWRN 8 MEHEFIN 2002

CEFNOGWYR I YMGASGLU O HANNER DYDD YMLEAN YN Y MAES PARCIO TU OL I SAFEWAY

FRICTION DYNAMICS DISPUTE

RALLY/MARCH - SATURDAY 8 JUNE 2002

FOR OVER 12 MONTHS WORKERS HAVE BEENN FIGHTING THE LOCKOUT AT FRICTION DYNAMICS

12PM MUNICIPAL CAR PARK AT REAR OF SAFEWAYS

EIN BRWYDR NI YDI'CH BRWYDR CHI


Campaign Against Euro-Federalism

Cardiff Conference for Real Democracy

"What have 30 years in the EC/EU brought for Britain?"

Thursday 9th May (Europe Day)

Holiday Inn, Castle Street, Cardiff, Riverside Room

Presenters and Speakers to include:

Ron Dorman - Organiser, CAEF; Dominic MacAskill - Wales Trade Unions Against the Single Currency; Dr Mary Parkinson - vice-chair of the Civil Service Pensioners Allaince; Stephen Bartley - Wales Green Party; Anthony Coughlan - National Platform (Ireland); Jocely Davies AM; Dr Hugh Jones; Dr Whittaker; Dr Richard North

Enquiries: Ian Phillips 01646 651138


Communist Party Education Course

An Introduction to Marxism - Leninism

Thursday April 18th: Historical and Dialectical Materialism =- How is it relavent today?

Thursday April 25th: Capitalism Exploitation - How and why does it occur?

Thursday May 2nd: Revolutionary Politics in the modern world.

Classes to be held @ Cardiff Centre For Trade Union Studies, 131 Crwys Road, Cathays, Cardiff

Classes start @ 7.30pm - All Welcome


Palestine Solidarity Campaign

Activities and Meetings

Tuesday 16th April 12 noon - John Frost Square, Newport - Raising Awareness about the Boycott

Saturday 20th April 12 noon - Newport Demonstration starting from John Frost Square

Wednesday April 24th 7.30pm - Public Meeting - Friends Meeting House, Charles St, Cardiff - speaker recently returned from the West Bank & Gaza

Thursday April 25th 7.30pm - Public Meeting - Clwb y Bont, Ponntypridd

Saturday 18th May 2002 12 noon - London Demonstration - Hyde Park to Trafalgar Square rally - Coach from Museum steps Cardiff 8 am, Newport bus station 8.20 am - tickets £15 & £8 from Beattie Smith 029 20886113


Wales TUC

Challenging Racism Conference

Saturday 23rd March

10.00am - 4.00pm

City Hall, Cardiff

One day conference for all interested call 029 20347010 for credentials


CND Demonstration

War is not the answer

London Saturday 30th March

CND Cymru coaches

Cardiff coach - pick up points - Museum steps 8 am, Newport bus station 8.30 am

Swansea coach - pick up points - Swansea Cenntral Library 7.00 am, Briton Ferry (McDonalds layby) 7.15 am, Bridgend (Sarn Services) 7.30 am

Tickets £15/£6 from Brian Jones 01792 830330


Cardiff Public Meeting for International Women's Day

'The Right to live free from Harassment'

Friday 8th March 8 pm

The Mackintosh Centre, Keppoch Street, Roath, Cardiff

Speaker: Sharon McCabe (Mother of Holy Cross School Children)


Communist Party

Welsh Committee Meeting

Sunday 24th March, 12 pm - 4 pm

Shotton Community Centre, Shotton


Public Meeting

Wqr is not over: Perspectives from Central America

Thursday March 14th 8 pm

Speakers: Wilbber Solano - Major, Estanzuelas, El Salvador

Ruth De Valle - Allaince Against Impunity, Gueternala

Parkfields Community Centre, Elm Drive, Mold


Public Meeting

The Impact of Sanctions on the People of Iraq

Tuesday March 12th 8 pm

Speaker: Jenny Galawyn (Voices in the Wilderness)

Parkfields Community Centre, Elm Drive, Mold


Anti War Teach in

University of Wales, Cardiff

Sunday 3rd March 2002 (10.30 am - 5.00 pm)

Timetable of events:

10.30 Wallace Lecture Theatre - Inda & Pakistan - What lies behind the conflict / Beverton Lecture Theatre - The War in Afghanistan what did it achieve? / Lecture Theatre 1.25 - Another World is possible - Globilisation and its alternatives

12.00 Wallace Lecture Theatre - Imperialism, globalisation, the state and war / Beverton Lecture Theatre - War and the role of the media - John Haylett (Editor Morning Star) / Lecture Theatre 1.25 - Vietnam and the anti - war movement

2.15 Wallace Lecture Theatre - Human Rights and Guatanamo Bay / Beverton Lecture Theatre - The Middle East / Lecture Theatre 1.25 - 'Son of Star Wars' - Jill Evans MEP & Chair CND Cymru


Cynefin y Werin/Common Grounnd network

Spring Convention 8th - 9th March

Temple of Peace, Cathay's Park, Cardiff

For further information contact Clare at claresainleyberry@wcia.org.uk or onn 029 20821055


Wales Trade Unions Against the Single Currency

Week of Action 18th - 25th March

Public meetings, street & work place leafleting ...etc

click here for details


Welsh Young Communist League

north Wales branch meeting

1pm Saturday 23rd February (sorry for previous wrong date)

Bangor Students Union


Friction Dynamex

March and Rally

at the Labour Party Conference in Cardiff

Sunday 3rd February 10 am

Assemble: Temple of Peace, King Edward VIII Avenue

Communist banners, flags and placards will be arranged alongside Morning Star sales and leafleting


Wales Festival for Peace

Saturday February 23rd 2.00 pm - 6.00 pm

Great Hall, Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Speakers include: Ken Booth (Prof. International Relations), Rae Street (Vice President IPB), Jill Evans MEP, Simon Thomas MP and many more

Watch this space for travel details


National Peace Demonstration

sponsored by CND and the Stop the War Coalition

Saturday 2nd March

Assemble Hyde Park, London at 1 pm

(transport leaves outside National Museam, Cardiff at 8 am))


'Grants not Fees'

National Union of Students Demonstration

Wednesday 20th February 12 noon

ULU, Malet St, London

Contact your local Student Union for details of transport


Anti war events

Saturday 26th January - Coalition to Stop the War & CND London demonstration - POSTPONED UNTIL LATE FEBRUARY

Saturday 23rd February - Welsh National Festival for Peace - 1.30 pm - 6 pm Great Hall with speakers, music, choirs and bands and stalls. For further information and offers of help contact: e - aberpeacegroups@hotmail.com / tel - 01970 611994 / post - 34 Brynstwyth, Penparcau, Aberystwyth, SY23 1SS


Monmouth Morning Star Readers & Supporters Group

New Year Monmouth Munch

plus Bill's books

11am - 4pm Saturday 12th January

Further details conntact Sheila on 01600 715054


Communist Party

Welsh committee meeting

Sunday 13th January 11.30am - 3.30pm

Cardiff Centre for Trade Union Studies

Agenda

1. Attendance, card check & apologies

2. Political opening - review of 2001 and priorities for 2002

3. Minutes of Welsh Committee meeting (30.09.01) matters arising

4. Setting of projects and co-ordinators in light of review

5. Reports: (i) Executive Committee, (ii) Welsh secretary, (iii) Treasurer

6. Anti-war campaign and tactics

7. Developing the Wales TASC (week of action? what relationship with No campaign?)

8. Morning Star

9. Branch reports (branch secretaries note - brief written reports would be appreciated)

10. A.O.B.


Anti-War events up date

Tuesday 8th January - Aberystwyth Working group for all Wales peace event 8pm Cwps

Monday 14th January - Cardiff public meeting 'War and the Media' Prof. Justin Lewis 7.30pm Canton community centre

Saturday 26th January - Coalition to Stop the War & CND London demonstration - POSTPONED UNTIL LATE FEBRUARY

Saturday 23rd February - Aberystwyth all Wales peace event - (details and transport info. to follow)


The Fight for Peace & Britain's Road to Socialism

Welsh events to launch the revised Communist Party programme Britain's Road to Socialism

Thursday 8th November - Public meeting - 7.30 pm Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd - speaker: Robert Griffiths - Gen. Sec. CPB

Saturday 10th November - Public Meeting - 1.00pm Students Union Building, Bangor - speaker: Glyn Davies - Welsh Committee CPB

Saturday 17th November - Day School - 11 am - 3 pm Cardiff Centre for Trade Union Studies, 131 Crwys Rd, Cardiff

Thursday 22nd November - Public Meeting - 7.30 pm The Old Rising Sun, Newport - speaker: Robert Griffiths - Gen. Sec. CPB

Friday 23rd November - Public Meeting - 7.30 pm Unitarian Church, High St, Swansea - speaker: Dominic MacAskill - Welsh secretary CPB

For further information on all of the above events contact Dominic on 07779140118


Towards A Welsh

Young Communist League

Initial organising meeting

1 pm Saturday 1st December

Cardiff Centre for Trade Union Studies, 131 Crwys Rd, Cathays, Cardiff

If you're between 14 & 29 come along

Contact Dave for further details: hipa08@bangor.ac.uk


Welsh Committee of the Communist Party presents:

A Red November Dinner

Celebrating the Anniversary of the Bolshevik revolution in Russia

Guest speakers:

Ken Gill - Chair, Cuba Solidarity Campaign and former President of the TUC

Robert Griffiths - General secretary, Communist Party

Tickets £27 waged/£16 concessions

Aphrodite's Greek Taverna, 8 Crwys Road, Cardiff

Thursday 15th November 7.30pm

All proceeds go to the CPB £30, 000 National Appeal, book your tickets through the CONTACT US page


Pontypridd branch, Communist Party

Public Meeting

'The Fight for Peace & Britain's Road to Socialism'

The local launch of the latest edition of the BRS - the programme of the Communist Party

7.30pm Thursday 8th November

Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd


Public Meeting

'No to US War'

Meeting to set up an Anti-War Coalition in Bridgend

Friends Meeting House, Bridgend

7.30pm Monday 8th October

Everyone Welcome


Pontypridd Morning Star Supporters Group

Public Meeting

'Peace not Revenge say No to a US War'

speakers invited:

Brian Williams - on the background to the conflicts in Afganistan

CND representative on the campaign to stop the War

(The meeting will also discuss campaign initiatives in the Rhondda Cynon Taff area and how to support the work of CND Cymru - application forms to CND will be abailable at the meeting)

Wednesday 10th October, 7.30pm

Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd


South Wales Coalition against the War

Activities and Events

  • Friday September 28th - A vigil from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., at the Nye Bevan Statue, Queen Street, Cardiff. In the event of the US launching an attack before then, a demonstration will take place here at 5 p.m. on the afternoon following the attack.

  • Saturday September 29th - An open meeting of the South Wales Coalition against the War at 3 p.m. at the Star Centre, Splott Road, Splott, Cardiff.

  • Saturday September 29th - A continuous walk around Cardiff Centre, starting at 10 a.m. at the Nye Bevan statue. The theme? " An end to violence against all peoples of the world".

  • Saturday October 6th Demonstration against the War, called by South Wales Coalition against the War. Assemble 11.30 a.m. at the Hayes, Cardiff.

Download the CND petition, click here, and pass it around

Other events around Wales

  • Bangor - regional vigil, Mon October 1, 6pm, outside the Memorial arch, Ffordd Deiniol (near Theatr Gwynedd)

  • Holywell - Sunday September 30, 6.30pm Pendref Chapel

  • Porthmadog - vigil confirmed for Thursday September 27th, 12 - 8pm

  • Penygroes - vigil confirmed for Wednesday September 26th, 6pm outside the Neuadd Goffa

  • Swansea - vigil Friday September 29th (and every Friday thereafter) 6pm - 9pm . Meeting Saturday 29th September - watch this space for details of venue.


CND

March for Peace & Justice: No more Violence

Assemble 12 noon Hyde Park (Marble Arch end) March 1pm to Trafalgar Square for Rally.

Speakers include: Asmi Bishari (Palestinian member of Knesset, Alan Simpson MP and Carol Naughton CND

If you want details of transport send your details via CONTACT US


Communist Party Day School

Britain's Road to Socialism

Tutors: Rob Griffiths and Dominic MacAskill

11am - 3pm Saturday 17th November

Cardiff Centre for Trade Union Studies


Newport Morning Star Supporters Group

Public Meeting

Peace Not Revenge

Speaker: Geoff Bottoms

This meeting will discuss setting up a campaign in the Newport and wider Gwent area.

7.30pm Monday October 1st

The Old Rising Sun, Newport

All Welcome


CND Cymru

Public meeting

'No to US War'

Meeting called to establish a broad-based anti-war coalition across south Wales

Saturday 22nd September

Star Centre, Splott, Cardiff


Britain's Road to Socialism

The Communist Party programme's Welsh launch will involve a series of meetings and events across Wales, in October and November, and will also include a Day School for members and supporters.

Watch this space for details


CPB Welsh Committee meeting

12pm - 4pm Sunday 30th September

Cardiff


Pontypridd branch, Communist Party

Public meeting

'Communists and the Welsh Language Crisis'

Speaker: Gareth Miles

Thursday 6th September at 7.30pm

Clwb y Bont, Pontypridd

The Communist Party intends to raise the debate beyond the anti English name calling which is divisive and ultimately dangerous and will present policies which will unite the Welsh people, both Welsh and English speaking, in defence of our heritage and our cultural diversity'


South Wales Morning Star Supporters

trip to

Fete De L'Humanite - PARIS

13th - 17th September

For details & bookings

Contact: Rob or Rhian on 029 20359323


Communist Party Fund Raising Barbecue

2.00pm 'til late

Saturday 11th August

at

Dominic & Sandra's House, Taff's Well

Free food & donation bar


Wales TUC fringe

South Wales Morning Star supporters

International Social

special guests from Nicaragua and the Western Sahara

Arturo Valdez (FSLN) will provide an up date on the Nicaragua general election

Music and poetry

featuring:

Rhisiart Arwel & Grahame Davies

Drink & food available

Venue

Cardiff Centre for Trade Union Studies

at

7.30pm on Thursday 12th July


Wales TUC fringe

meeting

Public Services and the Single Currency

Chair:

Dominic MacAskill - UNISON & Convenor Wales TASC

Speakers:

Dave Prentis - UNISON General Secretary

John Haylett - Editor, Morning Star

Venue

Function Room B, Cardiff City Hall

at

12.45pm Thursday 12th July


2001 Morning Star

annual sponsored walk

Cardiff Castle to the Lewis Arms, Tongwynlais

Sunday 1st July, set off from the main gate of Cardiff Castle at 11am

All proceeds to the Morning Star Fighting Fund

Get your sponsor forms from Clive 029 20489361


Cardiff Morning Star Readers & Supporters Group

Public Meeting

Kyoto Agreement

Dead in the water?

Speaker: Stephen Bartley (Green Party)

Thursday 21st june 7.30pm

CCTUS, 131 Crwys Road, Cathays, Cardiff

Further information from Dave 029 20452487


Welsh Communists

General Election Eve of Poll Rally

Speakers:

Avtar Sadiq (Sec. Assoc. of Indian Communists)

Robert Griffiths (Newport east Communist candidate)

Dominic MacAskill (Welsh secretary, Communist Party)

& Communist Party of Ireland representative

plus

Music and poetry

featuring Dave Brown

Monday, June 4, 7.30pm

Old Rising Sun Pub, Shaftesbury St, Newport


IMPORTANT NOTICE

NATIONAL ASSEMBLY AGAINST RACISM

DEMONSTRATION

Saturday 19th May

at 11.00 am outside Cardiff Prison

Over 40 asylum seekers are being held prisoner in Cardiff prison. They have committed no crime and are just political pawns in a game of 'whose toughest' between Jack Straw and Anne Widdicombe. Asylum seekers are not a drain on the economy. Their persecution is part of an attempt to play the racist card in politics.


Newport Right to Vote Campaign

Election Question Time

Panel made up of politicians from the main political parties including the Communist Party

Wednesday 16th May 7.30pm

Kingsway rooms, Newport Liesure Centre


Cardiff Branch, Communist Party

Public Meeting

The Struggle in Columbia

Speaker:

Jaun Antonua - representative of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Columbia (FARC)

Sunday 13th May 3pm - 5pm

Cardiff Centre for Trade Union Studies

131 Crwys Road, Cathays, Cardiff


 

 

 

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