Posts Tagged ‘Anti-racism’

Police investigate ‘attack’ on local hunt kennels

Posted on March 25th, 2013 by RebelBull

The Ross Harriers hunt are in the media yet again this week with an article published claiming that the police are investigating an attack on their kennels, including the dumping of a dead dog on the huntsman’s driveway. Police were called to the address in Coughton, near Ross-On-Wye last Tuesday, 19th March, to reports of […]

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Herefordshire huntsman fined £3000 after racially abusing hunt saboteur

Posted on November 16th, 2012 by RebelBull

Lee Peters, huntsman for the Ross Harriers Hunt who operate in south Herefordshire, has been found guilty of racially aggravated harassment and threatening behaviour after a three-day trial at Hereford Magistrates Court. Peters, a 33-year-old father of two who lives in Coughton near Ross-on-Wye, was fined £720, ordered to pay £2,000 court costs and £200 […]

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London Anarchist Bookfair 2012

Posted on October 21st, 2012 by RebelBull

On Saturday 27th October the annual London Anarchist Bookfair is being held. It’s the biggest event in the UK anarchist calender, with stalls from hundreds of different activist groups, campaigns and publishers. As well as these, there are discussion meetings, talks, workshops, films and more. Hereford Heckler will have a stall there as usual, with […]

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Swindon cleaners fight back against racist bosses

Posted on March 18th, 2012 by RebelBull

For the past month cleaners and other staff at the Great Western Hospital in Swindon have been campaigning against racism, bullying, and unfair treatment by their employer Carillion. The campaign has included 12 days of strike action by over 100 workers in the GMB union and numerous demonstrations. On Saturday, as the workers are set […]

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Ross-On-Wye huntsman arrested for racial abuse

Posted on January 8th, 2012 by RebelBull

Huntsman Arrested for Racially Abusing Hunt Saboteur Lee Peters, huntsman for the Ross Harriers, was arrested today for racially abusing a hunt saboteur who was present to try and stop illegal hunting taking place. As the Harriers left their meet at Penny Farthing, Aston Crews, Mr. Peters shouted racist remarks about a saboteur to other […]

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What’s that eggy smell? Urgh, it’s the BNP

Posted on June 15th, 2010 by RebelBull

Hereford BNP members were shown the contempt they deserve as they arrived at the election count on 6th May. Fascist candidate John Oliver, and local leader Chris Gower, were among the BNP members to be pelted with eggs, glitter bombs and an endless barrage of abuse as they tried to make their way into the […]

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Hereford BNP announce candidate

Posted on April 12th, 2010 by RebelBull

Attempting to keep up with the local political game, the British National Party have recently announced their candidate for the Hereford and South Herefordshire constituency. Twenty-four year old, self-employed ‘businessman’ (odd-job man and gardener), John Oliver, has been chosen to represent the party locally. However, one thing the BNP failed to announce is that John is […]

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Locals Turn Out To Oppose BNP

Posted on December 17th, 2009 by Andy

Anti-fascist demonstrators rallied on Ross-on-Wye’s Chase Hotel in October to protest against their hosting of the annual BNP ‘Trafalgar Club’ dinner. Many of the party’s top brass–including leader Nick Griffin–were in attendance at their elite fundraising event. Up to 100 local people turned out, with only 48 hours notice, to show their disapproval. The hotel […]

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Boycott Hereford Farmers’ Club: Supporters Of Fascism!

Posted on May 1st, 2009 by Andy

It has come to our attention here at Heckler HQ that the Hereford Farmers’ Club has been used to host meetings of the local fascist British National Party–a fact that the club are well aware of. Facilitating fascism is something we thought our readers may take a bit of a disliking to so we are […]

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Heckler TV Present: ‘Me We’

Posted on December 1st, 2008 by Andy

‘Me We’ takes its title from what is said to be the shortest poem in the world, written by Mohammed Ali. This emotionally powerful film is a collaboration between local filmmaker Craig White and the Herefordshire Equality Partnership. It follows the impact that racism has on the people of Herefordshire, in particular the problems faced […]

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