If you missed the packed out meeting when Keir Starmer spoke today in Headingley, you can watch him, and the discussion, here. Excellent exposition of Labour's position. https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2FHeadingleyCouncillors%2Fvideos%2F1484526578295670%2F&show_text=0&width=560
The arguments about the EU have been primarily economic – and that’s understandable. Without jobs and a secure economic future, we can enjoy little of what life has to offer. We believe that the remaining in the EU provides our best chance of securing both. But there are other considerations – including environmental questions. On … Continue reading Otters in #Leeds, Protection for Wuthering Heights – Thanks EU! Vote Remain on 23 June.
John McDonnell MP, Labour’s Shadow Chancellor, is touring the country to talk about the upcoming EU referendum and looking to the future. There has been a lot of fear stories on both sides of the EU referendum debate so far. The positive things you don’t hear as a result is that the EU supports many … Continue reading John McDonnell + Yanis Varoufakis – Leeds 31 May. EU Referendum and Looking to the Future
Don't miss Friends of the Earth EU Referendum Roadshow here in Leeds Friday 13 May Carriageworks, 3 Millennium Square 18.45p.m. It's free, but you need to book a place- following this link https://www.foe.co.uk/page/dont-miss-our-roadshow-eu-referendum-environment Our own Leeds Labour MP Hilary Benn is among the speakers. The referendum on Europe is one of the biggest decisions in … Continue reading Friends of Earth EU & Environment Roadshow-#Leeds May 13