Tens Of Thousands Set To Protest Tory Conference In Manchester

In less than two weeks time, tens of thousands of people are expected to flock to Manchester to protest the Tory Party Conference from 3 - 7 October

The Tories will be coming to Manchester and taking over the city centre with exclusion zones, security fences & walls of steel. The People's Assembly is organising a series of actions, protests, demonstrations, political meetings & cultural events every single day the Tories are there - we want to Take Back Manchester!

It's going to be big!
Coaches have been booked fromall across the country to attend the National Demonstration on Sunday 4 October. Over 1,700 have booked up for the 'People's Post' rally and over 1,300 for the Beat Back! gig - both on the Monday evening. The 'Welcome to Manchester' party on Saturday 3rd at the People's History museum is about to sell out & the 'Laugh them Out of Town' comedy gig has nearly 1,000 people booked to attend. This just gives a snapshot of what is about to be a massive week for the campaign against austerity - make sure you can look back and say "I was there!"

We've organised cheap accommodation for those coming from outside Manchester at £2 per night
book_accommodation.jpg(The accommodation is located very close to the assembly point of the national demonstration on Sunday 4 October so if you're travelling up by coach you can drop your stuff off before the demonstration leaves)

This Government continues to cut spending, sell off and privatise our vital services & attack the poorest and most vulnerable in society. After over five years of austerity, the gap between rich and poor has grown - it's clear the Tories priority is making the majority pay for a crisis they had nothing to do with while those at the top have gotten richer.

We need to make sure the Tories are met with mass opposition. If you want to see a society run in the interests of the majority and not the few at the top - join us to Protest the Tory Party Conference & Take back Manchester!

Make sure you keep checking the timetable with events being added and updated everyday & do look out for events that require booking. 

Click here to see timetable

Event Highlights for the Week of Action to Protest the Tory Conference

Highlights include:

National Demonstration No to Austerity 12pm Oxford Road & march around the conference centre for rally at Castlefields Arena - Sunday 4 October

'Laugh them out of Town' – Comedy night with Frankie Boyle, Jeremy Hardy, Francesca Martinez, Mark Steel, Sara Pascoe, Nish Kumar, Robin Ince - Sunday 4 Oct

'Beat Back' Music Against Austerity gig with Super Furry Animals, Charlotte Church, Public Service Broadcasting - Monday 5 October

'Acting Out Against Austerity' hosted by Terry Christian – anti-austerity plays, sketch shows & spoken word - Saturday 3 October

'Student Protest: No Fees, No Cuts, No Debt' Student Debt-In outside the Tory Party Conference - Monday 5 October

'Rally & Protest: Hands off our NHS' Public meeting followed by 'Wall of Sound' sirens protest outside the Tory Conference - Tuesday 6 October

'The People's Post' Rally with Jeremy Corbyn, Dave Ward, Owen Jones, Natalie Bennett, Lindsey German & more. - Monday 5 October 

'Faith United Against Austerity' Cross faith public meeting hosted by Bishop of Manchester David Walker at the Manchester Cathedral - Tuesday 6 October

And many more...

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