Category Archives: Local meetings

Build the Resistance – Leeds Coalition of Resistance public meeting

Lecture Theatre A, The Rosebowl (Leeds Met., Woodhouse Lane) [map] Wednesday 15th June at 7pm Billy Hayes – General Secretary – Communication Workers Union Dr John Puntis – Keep Our NHS Public Neil Faulkner – Coalition of Resistance national steering committee Sheila Spooner – Steward, Leeds Local Government Unison This public meeting will give us [...]

Leeds Anti-Cuts Convention

Held at Leeds Metropolitan University, Broadcasting Place on 9th April 2011 Organised by Leeds Against the Cuts The Coalition Government are imposing austerity on us – cutting our jobs and services and privatising anything the rich like the look of. Leeds City Council is planning to impose £91million of cuts, slashing essential services like mental [...]

Time to Bring Down this Bloody Government!

Leeds District Socialist Workers Party Public Meeting Time to Bring Down this Bloody Government Thursday 31st March at 19:30pm Swarthmore Centre, Woodhouse Square, Leeds [map] In just nine months in office, the Con-Dem coalition has begun an onslaught on jobs and public services that if continued, will wreck the future and hopes of working class [...]

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 [...]

Leeds Coalition of Resistance organising meeting

The Wellington, Wellington Street, Leeds [map] * Wednesday 23rd March, 6:30pm Itams for discussion: the Leeds Anti-Cuts Convention (9th April) How the Coalition should work Communications strategy Please come along, to listen, share your ideas or get involved. * Please note change of venue

Weekly Newsletter – 13th March

There’s been some great events over the last week including the International Women’s Day rally and the demonstration in Sheffield at the Lib Dem conference where 3 thousand people (including a coach full from Leeds) protested against the cuts and the betrayals of the Lib Dems. See below for upcoming events: 1. Coalition of Resistance [...]

Leeds Newsletter 27th Feb

Coalition of Resistance Newsletter 27th Feb This week we shut down Leeds City Council in protest against the cuts, they reconvened in secret and passed £90 million worth of attacks on our jobs and services. The fight against cuts can be won – see below how to get involved. 1. Report of how we shut down Leeds [...]

Leeds CoR – next organising meeting

The next organising meeting of Leeds Coalition of resistance will be held next Wednesday, 2nd March at 6pm in the Leeds Metropolitan University boardroom. Come and join us in building the movement against the ConDem government’s attacks on our jobs, services and standard of living.

International resistance to cuts: Europe, North Africa, [insert your country here]?

Leeds Coalition of Resistance public meeting Wednesday 16th March, 6:00pm Leeds Metropolitan University (Broadcasting Place) room AG03 It appears that resistance is growing across the world, to cuts in public services, to privatisation, and to governments that put the interests of money before the interests of people. The revolts in North Africa and the Middle [...]

What is the truth about the proposed changes to the NHS?

Leeds Hospital Alert are organising a public conference What is the truth about the proposed changes to the NHS? And what will the changes really mean for you? Saturday 19 March 2011 St Chad’s Parish Centre, Otley Road Far Headingley, LS16 5JT 10am – 3.30pm Speakers will include: John Lister, leading Health Activist Dr Amanda [...]