Author Archives: trevor

Cut backs at Bramley pool stopped

Campaigners celebrated winning their battle to against reduction in opening times for Bramley Baths. Over the last few weeks, schoolchildren have marched against plans to slash hours in half. This was part Leeds City Council’s recent decision to make £90m of cuts. Older campaigners joined in, some of who have been using the baths since [...]

Royal Armouries museum cuts staff

The Royal Armouries museum in Leeds has axed more than 10% of its workforce as it battles with the impact of Government spending cuts. Seventeen members of staff have been sacked from the Leeds site, and we have been toldd that nearly fifty jobs will go across the Armouries’ three UK sites. The Royal Armouries [...]

The Cuts in Headingley

Leeds Northwest Coalition of Resistance meeting The Weetwood room, Headingly Enterprise and Arts Centre (Bennett Road, Headingley, Leeds, LS6 3HN) Monday 28th March, 7.40pm We have invited Ian Pattison from the Socialist Party to talk about the cuts and how they effect Headingley Ward. He is standing as a candidate in Headingley in the May [...]