stand upOn Saturday 10th May members of Stand up to UKIP leafleted Bristol town centre with material exposing the real policies of this right wing racist organisation and encouraging people to vote in opposition to them.

On the previous Thursday evening 70 people had turned up to a Stand up to UKIP meeting in the Station on Silver St where a range of speakers including Nigel Cosley (South-West TUC) , Hibaq Jama (Lab, Lawrence Hill) and Weyman Bennett (Unite Against Fascism) spoke of the dangers posed by a high vote for right wing populism and the scapegoating of migrants and the need to actively counter this.

The UNISON banner was at both events.