Celebrate 100 years since the Leeds Convention in solidarity with the Russian Revolution

Facebook event / Eventbrite page The Leeds Convention held on 3 June 1917 might possibly claim to be the largest ‘anti-war’ conference held in Britain during the First World War but in any case it has been described by Ralph Miliband as ‘perhaps the most remarkable gathering of the period’. It saw 3,500 people from… Continue reading Celebrate 100 years since the Leeds Convention in solidarity with the Russian Revolution

Leeds TUC calls on Leeds City Council to tackle air pollution

At its March delegate meeting, Leeds TUC passed the following motion calling on Leeds City Council to take measures to tackle air pollution in the city. “We note the recent authoritative and detailed report on air pollution in London stating that a quarter of schools & other educational institutions are exposed to illegally high levels… Continue reading Leeds TUC calls on Leeds City Council to tackle air pollution

Leeds TUC Organises Transport to #OurNHS demo, March 4th

Leeds TUC is organising transport to the #OurNHS national demonstration in London on March 4th. Places can be booked via calling Leeds Unison on 0113 2440810 (9am-5pm, weekdays). For more info, please see our facebook event. At our delegate meeting on November 30th, we passed the following motion: The NHS is in crisis – 25,000… Continue reading Leeds TUC Organises Transport to #OurNHS demo, March 4th