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Leeds TUC to lobby councillors for alternative budget proposals

Following our public meeting to discuss how councils can resist austerity and Leeds City Council’s 2019-20 budget, which includes adding £4.5 million to its general reserves, Leeds TUC will be organising a lobby of Leeds City Council’s budget setting meeting on 27th February to promote these proposals. We will be focussing on two points in… Continue reading Leeds TUC to lobby councillors for alternative budget proposals

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We Need a People’s Budget Public Meeting

This Tuesday Leeds TUC is hosting a public meeting to discuss an alternative, no cuts budget for Leeds City Council and how austerity impacting Leeds can be fought following the passing of a motion at our January delegate meeting and the work of our anti-austerity sub-committee in bringing together trade unions and local anti-austerity campaign… Continue reading We Need a People’s Budget Public Meeting

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Anti-Austerity Conference this Saturday

Leeds TUC is hosting a conference on fighting against austerity in Leeds. Registration 10am Morning session – Reports from local anti-austerity campaigns Beth Hughes – DEAL Leeds Gilda Peterson – Leeds KONP Iain Dalton – Save Fearnville Fields John Stewart – Leeds City RMT Afternoon session – What can councils do to resist austerity? Simon… Continue reading Anti-Austerity Conference this Saturday