Guy Fawkes Day Newswire

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  1. Darker Nights campaign targets rogue firework dealersRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    PUTTING IT OUT ... the annual Darker Nights campaign is targeting dealers who sell bootleg fireworks, or sell to people who are underage. A CRACKDOWN on the illegal sales of fireworks is to be stepped up as South Tyneside heads towards bonfire season.

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  2. Climate justice now! Occupy the climateRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    It's hard to make a really big protest march about just one thing. Back in the days of giant rallies against the Iraq war, all sorts of groups wanted in on the action.

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  3. Kaboom firework display planned at Castle HowardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | York Press

    The 'Kaboom' explosive night is being planned on Saturday November 1 by Rockin' Horse Promotions, which ran displays at Rawcliffe Country Park in York for the past two years. As reported recently, the business is currently in dispute with City of York Council over a clear-up bill from the 2012 event.

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  4. Work begins on Denmead community pubRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Portsmouth Today

    The huge bar of the Fox and Hounds, in Denmead, is now taking shape following a huge effort by villagers to strip it down over several weekends. Around A 450,000 was raised to secure the pub and stop it being bulldozed and turned into housing by developers.

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  5. Traditional Bonfire Night?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ask MetaFilter

    We're going to be in London for Guy Fawkes Night this year and we're hoping to find an actual bonfire within an hour or so from the city by train.

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  6. Where Are Obama's War Protesters?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Right Wing News

    Passionate stirring of the masses with outrage that our President would go to war in the Middle East with no declaration or vote to authorize military action, violating the U.S. Constitution. Round-the-Clock coverage and treating radical interview guests wearing Guy Fawkes masks with reverence by MSNBC and ABC, NBC.

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  7. Bonfire night in aid of four charitiesRead the original story

    Saturday Sep 20 | Midsussex Today

    Burgess Hill Bonfire Night will be held on September 27 in aid of Hope in The Valley, Chestnut Tree House, Transplant Games and Burgess Hill Food Bank. The 'Build A Guy' competition will take place at 2.30pm on Fairfield Recreation ground.

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  8. 2nd Annual Million Mask MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | IndyMedia

    We will be meeting at Elephant Park on November 5th @ 1pm. Further details will be released as we get closer to the day of the event.

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  9. Bahrain: Protesters dismiss government plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Pro-democracy protesters hold up a huge banner and carry signs during a march in Budaiya, Bahrain, just outside the capital of Manama, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014.

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  10. Robert the Bruce sighs - Follow Up to Scottish Independence SagaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Manchester Journal

    In a word - Phew! The Scottish nationalists pursuing independence didn't win but they certainly gave the government in London a big fright. With a 55%-45% vote rejecting independence, Scotland has given a clear decision and that in itself is a better outcome than a narrow victory margin by one party or the other.

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  11. The ugly nature of hacktivismRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | Business Times

    UP till last year, Nov 5 held little significance for corporations in Singapore, but a spate of hacking incidents changed that. Almost overnight, CEOs were forced into acquaintance with the hacking collective called Anonymous, the Guy Fawkes celebration that it associated itself with and the cyber-havoc that it promised to wreak on that date.

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  12. News from Balsham/West Wratting/Weston Colville/West WickhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Cambridge Evening News

    Holy Trinity Church is raising money to build a Community Room and loos in the church. To help with this there is to be a Concert on Sunday 21 September at 6pm entitled 'An Audience with Richard Michael.'

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  13. Grover Norquist's Burning Man Dream TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Roll Call

    Anti-tax advocate Grover Norquist so enjoyed his time at Burning Man this year that he'd like to return next summer with a "Dream Team" of Republican lawmakers. A festival virgin, Norquist admitted to HOH that his presuppositions of what transpires each August in the pop-up community in northwestern Nevada might have been a tad off-base.

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  14. Tickets on sale for annual kids' Halloween spectacular eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Hartlepool Mail

    The popular Spoo-Quay event is being held at Hartlepool's Maritime Experience, off Marina Way, in Hartlepool, on Thursday, October 30, and Friday October 31. There will be a whole host of ghostly fun at the annual extravaganza which is enjoyed by hundreds of children, parents and grandparents every year from 5.30pm until 8pm. The event has gone from strength to strength over the past few years with organisers having to extend the Halloween-themed do to two days rather than just one.

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  15. Students' Guide 2014: What you need to know about GuildfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Surrey Advertiser

    If you are coming to study at the University of Surrey this September, here is the background on its hometown, Guildford The summer is drawing to a close with autumn rapidly approaching, which for thousands can only mean one thing - it's time to head off to university. You've got your place at University and all the hard-work of A-levels paid off in the end.

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  16. Man fined for organising procession in support of Million Mask MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | The Straits Times

    ... s City in support of the Million Mask March, an online movement which called for 24-hour protests globally on Guy Fawkes Day. Supporters were encouraged to wear the Guy Fawkes masks as a form of social protest.

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  17. Organiser of illegal Million Mask March Singapore fined S$1,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Suria

    ... move off. The march was also part of an online movement calling for 24-hour protests worldwide to commemorate Guy Fawkes Day. Guy Fawkes was a British conspirator behind a plot to blow up the English Parliament in 1605.

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  18. I remember going to West Bromwich yard to get pram full of coalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Black Country Bugle

    FOLLOWING on from my letter about shops in Spon Lane, West Bromwich, in The Bugle I also have many memories of growing up there after reading Mike Fenton's article in The Bugle . As a boy of seven or eight in the late 1950s it was a good time.

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  19. Newspaper makes a mark on AshmoleanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | Oxford Mail

    The Prince of Wales arrives in Radcliffe Square in 1997 to be greeted by the then Lord Lieutenant of Oxfordshire, Hugo Brunner, and Lord Mayor Bill Baker. FROM Tutankhamun to Post-Impressionists, the Oxford Mail's sister paper, The Oxford Times , has been reporting on major Ashmolean Museum exhibitions for decades.

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  20. Leaving Out the Welcome Mat for Financial Services HackersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Wall Street and Tech

    Everyone knows the financial services industry is a prime target for hackers. Despite the dangers, many applications have software vulnerabilities that expose real risks.

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