Several people – including some armed with clubs – climbed on top of the old Cornerhouse cinema on Oxford Road, bring the busy area to a standstill at lunchtime.
Jail and fine: Squatting becomes criminal offence to protect homeowners – but will this mean more homeless?
Police can raid squatting homes.
Abandoned buildings are ‘accidents waiting to happen’, says Manchester Councillor following Levenshulme fire
A Manchester councillor is warning people of the dangers of abandoned buildings following a fire in Levenshulme
The Chief Constable refused to be drawn into a row over the arrest of six protestors at Kro Bar.
Six squatters arrested for attempting to occupy Manchester’s Kro Bar in protest against planned Tesco
Six protestors who were attempting a squat at Oxford Road’s former Kro Bar, were arrested yesterday.
A derelict community building run by squatters from ‘The Okasional Cafe’ group held a final swansong on Saturday.
After the squatters at Hulme’s Hope Inn were evicted last week, MM spoke to people who are involved in a very legal alternative
MM gets Mancunians’ views on the subject of squatting
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MM talks to the squatters occupying vacant premises above RBS