Clean vans, clean air – Labour Leeds leads the way

We're delighted that Leeds' Labour-run City Council has become one of the first organisations to sign up to a new national 'Clean Van Commitment'. With a nationwide investment of £40 million, this initiative will speed up the switchover from high-emissions diesel vans to zero-emissions electric vans - with enormous benefits for our environment and public … Continue reading Clean vans, clean air – Labour Leeds leads the way

Autism Training – for Labour Party members in Leeds NW: 29 September, Otley Labour Rooms

You can’t cure autism.. . . . but you can cure ignorance. Here in Leeds NW Labour Party we’re lucky to have Shannon Coles, an autism ally, practitioner and trainer in autism. On Saturday 29 September she will be running two sessions of Autism training at Otley Labour Rooms – for Labour party members in … Continue reading Autism Training – for Labour Party members in Leeds NW: 29 September, Otley Labour Rooms

Leeds NW Labour are taking part in 5-A Side football, 28 April – in aid of Cancer Research

Leeds North West Labour Party will be taking part in a 5-A Side football tournament on Saturday, 28 April. 11 a.m. kick off - Ralph Thoresby High School. The tournament is to support the efforts of Leeds' Gareth Warwick Dunn, who has terminal cancer. He is running marathons to raise £100,000 for Cancer Research. Our … Continue reading Leeds NW Labour are taking part in 5-A Side football, 28 April – in aid of Cancer Research

Dewsbury & Batley Women Weavers Strike – International Womens Day memorial lecture, March 8

In 1875 the Dewsbury and Batley Women Weavers called West Yorkshire mill workers out on a strike that would change the course of trade union History. To celebrate International Women's Day, the TUC is hosting a memorial lecture on this strike. This event is open to anyone. Thursday March 8 Dewsbury Town Hall, Wakefield Old … Continue reading Dewsbury & Batley Women Weavers Strike – International Womens Day memorial lecture, March 8

Dates for your diaries: Quiz nights in Headingley and Otley

Two up coming dates for your diaries Tuesday 30 January, Headingley and Hyde Park Fundraising Quiz night 6.30 to 9 p.m. Original Oak, Otley Road, LS6 2 UE Quiz, Fizz and Cake, Otley and Yeadon Branch Sunday 25 February 2.30 – 4 p.m. Otley Labour Rooms, Nelson St, Otley £4 – includes quiz, glass of … Continue reading Dates for your diaries: Quiz nights in Headingley and Otley

A Rebel in Munich, Moscow and Otley. Join us on 4 December for Pizza and Politics

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

Tues 21 Nov, discussion evening with Jo Ingold: Barriers to entry into the work place.

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.

Women’s Forum Event, Sat 25 November, Meanwood Institute

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

November 25-26th – First Youth PeaceJam Conference, Leeds Trinity University.

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.