Join Otley and Yeadon Labour Party for their regular Pizza and Politics Cafe on Monday 19 March Topic - 'Affordable and sustainable community housing for local people' Where - Philip Coyne Labour Rooms When - 7.30 p.m. 19 March £2 entry includes slice of pizza Pay bar available RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org See you there.
Local Labour party members have chosen Andy Rontree as prospective candidate for Adel and Wharfedale ward in Leeds City Council elections in May 2018. Andy has lived in north west Leeds for over 30 years, since he first came to the city as a student. He completed a degree in History, then worked at Leeds … Continue reading Andy Rontree chosen as Labour candidate for Adel and Wharfedale in Leeds Elections May 3
Today, on International Women’s Day, we’re celebrating our women candidates who are standing for election here in Leeds NW on May 3. We have four of them – one in every ward in the constituency. Is that a first? In the new ward of Headingley and Hyde Park, sitting councillor Al Garthwaite will be standing … Continue reading Leeds NW Labour celebrating our 4 great women candidates for May 2018. International Women’s Day
Leeds North East Labour Party Women's Forum have produced a keyring/bag charm/dangly thing to celebrate International Women's Day and raise funds for female candidates. Based on a design by the brilliant Lauren O'Grady from Nottingham, it depicts a female symbol embracing the Labour rose. The keyrings are produced on a home 3D printer using recycled … Continue reading It’s a keyring, a bag charm, a dangly thing. Creative Leeds NE Labour women supporting women candidates and celebrating IWD
Local Labour party members in Adel and Wharfedale have chosen Geraldine Montgomerie as one of their prospective candidates for the Leeds City Council elections in May 2018. Geraldine, who is a mother of two, was born in Leeds, and has lived and worked here all her life. She grew up in Woodhouse, and lives off … Continue reading Geraldine Montgomerie is Labour’s candidate in Adel and Wharfedale
Thursday 8 March is International Women’s Day. This week we’ll be posting on Leeds NW Labour women, especially our Labour women candidates for the Leeds Council Elections in May 2018. We began by asking Christine Knight, who’s standing in Weetwood, whether her politics had been inspired by any particular woman. Here’s her answer: “If asked … Continue reading “Efforts of ordinary women” inspire Weetwood candidate, Christine Knight. International Women’s Day, 2018
It’s 100 years since women got the – limited – right to vote. 100 years on and we’re proud to have a woman leader of the Leeds City Council, Labour’s Judith Blake. And here in Leeds NW we’ve already chosen two women for the upcoming Council elections in May: - Al Garthwaite, councillor in Headingley, … Continue reading 100 years after female suffrage Al Garthwaite & Christine Knight are Labour’s women in Leeds NW
Since 2016 Headingley and Weetwood Labour Parties have been campaigning on the issue of Clean Air along the A660 corridor. The Leeds NW Labour Party has committed itself to the campaign. Our new MP, Alex Sobel – who has a strong record of environmental political action - has fully backed it. So Labour’s A660 Clean … Continue reading Clean Air on A660 in Leeds NW – time for all of us to have our say
On Monday December 4th 2017 7.30 pm Otley and Yeadon Labour Party's next Pizza and Politics Cafe. At the Philip Coyne Labour Rooms, Otley Dr Corinne Painter of Leeds University will talk about - Hilde Kramer: A Rebel in Munich, Moscow and Otley In the midst of the German revolution at the end of the … Continue reading A Rebel in Munich, Moscow and Otley. Join us on 4 December for Pizza and Politics
The next of our popular discussion evenings will take place this Tuesday, 21 November. The topic is Barriers To Entry Into The Workplace - and discussion is hosted By Dr Jo Ingold. Tuesday 21 November, 7 - 9 p.m., Heart Cafe, Bennett Rd, Headingley This is an informal and friendly political discussion evening hosted by … Continue reading Tues 21 Nov, discussion evening with Jo Ingold: Barriers to entry into the work place.