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.
A call to all women members of Leeds NW Labour Party. Join us for a Women's Forum Event, on Saturday 25 November, 1-3 p.m., Meanwood Institute, 92 Green Road. Come along and enjoy refreshments, games and a general opportunity to socialise with other women members. This is an informal and inclusive event. It's an opportunity … Continue reading Women’s Forum Event, Sat 25 November, Meanwood Institute
PeaceJam is an international education programme, where Nobel Peace Laureates share their experiences to inspire young people to make positive change in themselves, their communities and the world. In November they are launching the programme in Leeds - at Leeds Trinity University. The speaker will be Mairead Maguire. She won the Nobel Prize in 1976 … Continue reading November 25-26th – First Youth PeaceJam Conference, Leeds Trinity University.
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
It was typical Kirkstall Festival weather yesterday, warm & sunny, & over 20,000 people took advantage of it, and had a great time. The Leeds NW Labour Stall was buzzing – and we made a sizeable profit, a start for our next General Election Fund. Lots of people visited the stall, chatted & bought. Many … Continue reading Sun shone on Kirkstall Festival – and on Leeds NW Labour stall
July 8, Kirkstall Abbey, from 11 a.m. – the Kirkstall festival will take place ‘the largest village fete in the country.’ We’ve got a stall there – selling clothes, toys, books, DVDs, plants, jams and pickles and bric-a-brac. This year’s star item is a researcher’s library - high quality books on Social & Political History, … Continue reading Visit Leeds NW Labour stall: Kirkstall Festival Sat July 8th
Every year the Labour party runs a stall at the Kirkstall Festival, held at Kirkstall Abbey - ‘the largest village fete in the country’. This year's festival is on July 8. We urgently need items for sale and helpers on the day to transport stuff there – and to staff the stall. Have you any … Continue reading Wanted – Items and Helpers for Kirkstall Festival Stall Saturday July 8th
Headingley War Memorial is a familiar sight to all who live in Leeds North West. It stands opposite the Skyrack pub and St Michaels Church, where the A660 – here Headingley Lane - meets St Michaels Road. It is a First World War memorial, commemorating the 125 men from the St Michaels Parish district of … Continue reading Headingley War Memorial Restoration completed – dedication ceremony, Sunday 2 April
The second guided political discussion hosted by the Leeds North West Labour Party was – once again – very successful. Thanks to all members who attended. Special thanks to Dr Charlie Dannreuther from the University of Leeds for delivering another thoroughly interesting and informative talk - on Insecurity. These are great opportunities for informed and … Continue reading Insecurity: theme of Leeds NW Labour’s guided political discussions. Report and future meetings