The day kicks off at noon at All Saints, Oxford Road, M/cr with a march to Castlefield Arena on Liverpool Rd, where there's a rally with speakers from the Visteon strikers, Unite Against Fascism and the Communication Workers Union.
From 3.30-4.30pm there's a workshop on The Crisis In Local Media hosted by the National Union of Journalists and from 5pm-6pm there's a How to Organise An Occupation workshop. Both at the Arena.
Between 3.30pm and 4.30pm , in Room 1 at the Castlefield Hotel, next to the Arena, Paul Mason, BBC Newsnight Economics Editor and author of ‘Meltdown: The End of the Age of Greed’ is speaking on: The Credit Crunch Explained. It's free and organised by Manchester Trades Union Council.
Meanwhile, the Love Music Hate Racism fest runs from 2.45pm - 7pm, also at the Arena. Here's the line up…
Sargasso Township Jazz Band
Toxteth Rebel Alliance
The Trojan Horses
Celt Islam Feat. Bongo Chile
Al Baker & The Dole Queue