Class War: Punters not punts! Hammers not hipsters!
Evening Standard: West Ham fans’ fury after hipster Hackney Wick bar announces match day clampdown
“A row has erupted after a hipster bar banned West Ham fans in club colours from entering after matches.
Crate Brewery in Hackney Wick, near the club’s new home in the Olympic Park, announced new rules after rowdy fans apparently jumped into the canal outside the bar.
Hammers fans on match days have descended on the area, filled with hipster bars and arts venues, after the club moved from Upton Park three miles away this season. But new rules handed to supporters said that those in team colours would be banned from entering the bar after games. The notice added that chanting in the brewery was also forbidden…” [full article here if you like]
1pm, Tuesday, 14 June, Berkeley Square, Mayfair: Come and see where the Tory Government’s Housing and Planning Act shakes hands with London Labour Councils, as local authorities sell off the land our council estates stand on to the highest bidders in London’s booming real estate market.
This is a call-out for anyone who can make noise from 1pm on 14 June 2016 at Berkeley Square, London W1J. We really need some 12 volt sound systems to make some proper noise, just turn up, bring the noiz!
The London Real Estate Forum is open from 9-5 in the heart of Mayfair, home to the filthy rich tax-avoiding bastards that are turning London into an investment opportunity for offshore capital. Their security gimps may be able to lock us out, but they can’t shut us up. (more…)