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From the Factory: We’re still here!

We remain in occupation and the building remains in use. People’s Kitchen will be happening as usual from 8pm this evening, and every Tuesday unless we get evicted. Wear warm clothes. And look out for a special suprise outdoor cafe … Continue reading

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Defend The Factory! March and Demonstration!

  We recently recieved court papers from the owner looking to gain a possession order on the building. Today we recieved new papers which brought the court date forward 5 days. Our court date will be on Wednesday 26th October … Continue reading

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Against eviction and gentrification in St Pauls: for the defence of liberated spaces

We are people who live in or use the Factory Social Centre, the building on the corner of Cave Street and Portland Square. A company called the PG Group wants to develop the building we are occupying. They plan to … Continue reading

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EXHIBITION @ EMPORIUM 5th-20th

These are a few questions you may not have asked yourself or others, what is an autonomous space? why do we create squats and social centres? why should we create and defend them? where and when are these places most … Continue reading

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People’s kitchen, Man Bites Dog & the proliferation of egocrats

It’s all the usual events at the Factory, including work & maintenance on the building Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays 12-5. We’ve almost reached the end of our scheduled film program, so send suggestions of films you’d like to see on … Continue reading

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Factory events March 8 -14

TUESDAY March 8 is, as always, people’s kitchen with food from 8pm & possibly a film afterwards. Help welcome cooking from 4pm. WEDNESDAY March 9 we have a film & board games. 7pm – Samson & Delilah (2010) In the … Continue reading

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Factory events March 1-6

TUESDAY March 1 is, as always, people’s kitchen with food from 8pm & possibly a film afterwards. Help welcome cooking from 4pm. WEDNESDAY March 2 has reading group & film & board games. 6pm – reading group on a few … Continue reading

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Anarcha-Feminist Skill-Share Day

As part of celebrations for International Women’s Day, the Bristol Anarcha-Feminists present a day of practical wokshops run by and for women. We’re hoping to create a supportive environment to learn and share skills, especially in areas that women can … Continue reading

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Factory Reading Group: Feb 16th – In Other Words, The Situation is Excellent

So, as agreed a couple of meetings ago, the reading group is getting going again. It will meet every other wednesday at 6pm in the Function room at the factory. Texts will be available online and in printed form at … Continue reading

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Factory Weekly Film Nights: Feb 16th Winter’s Bone (2010)

Hello you horrible lot! You ‘eard about the Factory Weekly Film Night yet? No? Then read on….. Thats every Wednesday at 7pm, free entry, free nibbles and tea. (donations welcome) This week: Winter’s Bone An unflinching Ozark mountain girl hacks … Continue reading

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