Category Archives: Local meetings

Event: Egypt – an Eyewitness Speaks

Do you want to hear about the Egyptian Revolution first-hand? Meet at the Leeds Met Student Union on Woodhouse Lane on Thursday 24th October 18:30pm – all welcome Click here for the Facebook event Simon Hardy who has recently returned from Egypt will be speaking about his experience witnessing the Egyptian Revolution first-hand from Tahrir [...]

come & make art & music for (real and virtual) anti-cuts protests

Time 20 February · 12:00 – 15:00 Location I Love West Leeds Shop, Armley Town Street (old Co-Op Travel Shop), Leeds We’re inviting everyone to come and join us in making banners, placards, costumes, songs, instruments, chants and anything else that you might need for a creative, peaceful protest. We’ll have materials (but please bring [...]

How can we save the NHS?

Leeds Coalition of Resistance public meeting Wednesday 16th February 19:00 – 22:00 Leeds Metropolitan University Students’ Union. This is the question on thousands of people’s lips, as we face government proposals which will decimate our health service and open the doors even wider to privatisation. Speakers have been invited from Leeds Unison Health branch and [...]

People’s Charter housing meeting

The People’s Charter is joining with Leeds Trades Council to hold a meeting about about a crisis in housing: Only Bricks and Mortar? Building Local Resistance to the Current Housing Emergency. The meeting will take place on Saturday 19th February between 10am and 1pm, at the Swarthmore Centre, 2-7 Woodhouse Square, Leeds, LS2 1AD. There [...]

New events announced by Leeds Against the Cuts

TUESDAY 8th FEBRUARY 2.00pm Leeds Civic Hall Council Chamber public meeting against mental health cuts called by Leeds UNISON This month Leeds City Council is preparing to make a decision on cuts that could see sports centres, libraries, day centres and the Leeds Crisis centre closing, with up to 3000 local government jobs to go. [...]

Danny Dorling on the Geography of Austerity, Feb 2nd

The School of Geography, University of Leeds presents a School Seminar with… Danny Dorling (Department of Geography, University of Sheffield) The Geography of Austerity: consequences of the coalition government cuts  WEDNESDAY 2 February, 4pm (followed by refreshments) Geography Lecture Theatre, Geography East Building, University of Leeds, LS29JT In this talk Danny will show a few maps [...]

Leeds Right to Work Steering Committee Jan 31st

Dear Comrade or Friend, The Convetion to Build the Resistance is in London on 12th Febrary. This is an incredibly important event that is much broader than Right to Work (RTW). The Convention is called jointly by RTW, the Labour Representation Commitee, and Disabled People Against Cuts. I think that we need a meeting of [...]

Leeds Education Assembly

There’s another Education Assembly in Leeds on Sunday, January 23rd. It’s taking place in Lecture Theatre 2 at the city campua site of Leeds Metroplitan University at 12.30PM. Go inthe entrance opposite the Dry Dock pub and past the library. turning left at the coffee bar. The Education Assembly originated in the Leeds University Occupation [...]

38 Degrees NHS Get-together

38 Degrees NHS Get-together in Leeds Sunday, December 12  This is a chance to meet up with other 38 Degrees members in Leeds and discuss what we want to do locally to help protect the NHS. The meet-up is being held at O’Neills Bar in the city centre. Sunday, December 12, 2010 from 1:30 PM [...]

Message from Leeds Right to Work

leedsright2work@yahoo.co.uk  You are invited to attend the Leeds Right to Work Day School which is taking place on Saturday 4th December. The event begins at 11.00 and is due to finish at 4.00 and is being held at the Swarthmore Education Centre, 2-7 Woodhouse Square, Leeds, LS3 1AD (swarthmore.org.uk). The aim of the day school [...]