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.
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
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
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