Category Archives: News

Medical Aid for Greece Fundraising Dinner

  (Above) Pharmacy in the KIFA Athens Social Solidarity Clinic.      Kalamata Social Solidarity Clinic.  Fund-Raising Dinner For Medical Aid for Greece Saturday May 13th 2017 at 7.30pm Fabulous buffet dinner, live bouzouki music, a raffle.   Cypriot Centre, Earlham Grove, Wood Green N22 … Continue reading

Defiance: Greece and Europe. Book Review

‘Defiance: Greece and Europe’ by Roger Silverman Zero Books £15.99.  Book Review by Paul Mackney, Co-chair Greece Solidarity Campaign, first published in The Chartist Roger Silverman has done us a great service with what he calls a “single straightforward account … Continue reading

Greece – Austerity has Crashed the Economy.

The Eurogroup of Finance Ministers meeting in Luxembourg on October 10th 2016 agreed to back the next bailout loan tranche to Greece of 2.8 billion Euros. Greece had had to meet the draconian terms demanded by the eurocreditors in the Memorandum of July 2015. … Continue reading

Refugee crisis in Greece.

Greek courts have upheld the first appeal by a Syrian refugee against deportation to Turkey. The decision could unravel the controversial refugee deal recently struck between the EU and Turkey. Greece is having to deal with a new humanitarian crisis … Continue reading

Greek parliament to vote on more tax rises and even more contingency austerity measures

On Sunday 22nd May the Greek Parliament will vote on whether to agree to more tax rises and more, contingency, austerity measures – all demanded by the Troika of International Monetary Fund (IMF), European Central Bank(ECB) and European Commission in return … Continue reading

Support the Greece Solidarity Fundraising Dinner

  Greece Solidarity Fund-Raising Dinner Friday May 13th 2016 7.30pm        Fabulous buffet dinner, live bouzouki music, a raffle.  Reports from the latest GSC delegation to Athens. Cypriot Centre, Earlham Grove, Wood Green N22 5HJ Tickets £30.00.  Book your tickets now! Book … Continue reading

Support the Greece Solidarity Fundraising Dinner

     Greece Solidarity Fund-Raising Dinner Friday May 13th 2016 7.30pm        Fabulous buffet dinner, live bouzouki music, a raffle.  Reports from the latest GSC delegation to Athens. Cypriot Centre, Earlham Grove, Wood Green N22 5HJ Tickets £30.00.  Book your tickets … Continue reading

Refugee crisis needs urgent pan-European action says Greece Solidarity Campaign

The Greece Solidarity Campaign’s latest 17-strong delegation visited Athens from March 6th- 8th, pictured here in the docks of Piraeus with volunteers who work with the refugees. The members of this 8th GSC delegation to Athens were: Cllr Isidoros Diakides (GSC), Cllr Emine … Continue reading

Resistance as Greek bailout demands pension ‘reforms’

   January and February have seen an angry mass campaign of protests, demonstrations and strikes across Greece against the raft of measures proposed by the government to try to meet the WONGA-like demands of the 3rd Bailout European lenders, who … Continue reading

Solidarity needed as much as ever! Affiliate to the Greece Solidarity Campaign!

  The Greek people continue their struggle with European institutions against the suffocating austerity measures, debt and privatisations strangling their country. The Greece Solidarity Campaign won many new friends during the tumultuous events of 2015. The GSC campaigned vigorously in … Continue reading