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24 February 2016
The community-led campaign against the closure of the A&E at Huddersfield Royal Infirmary has mushroomed
27 January 2016
Ordinary people are organising
2 December 2015
Huddersfield First UK Bus drivers took one-day strike action in protest at management's decision to tear up a local pay agreement
3 March 2014
Calderdale and Greater Huddersfield NHS Trust has announced a public 'consultation' on the future of A&E provision in the area
7 March 2012
Marching to recession: Remember chancellor George Osborne's prediction of a "march of the makers" where manufacturing would bring growth back to Britain's economy?...
13 July 2011
On 9 July, the divisive, far-right English Defence League (EDL) planned to 'invade' several towns and cities to hold marches...
16 February 2011
Around 80 protesters gathered outside the Leeds council executive meeting on Friday 11 February to protest against the planned loss of around 3,000 jobs and cuts to mental health and leisure services in the city...
9 February 2011
Calderdale and Kirklees: The launch meeting of the Calderdale and Kirklees Student Assembly (CKSA) took place on Sunday 30 January in Halifax, writes Katie Bates, Secretary CKSA.
19 January 2011
Reports from Nottingham, Halifax, Truro, Cornwall and Leeds Notts: After a small rally in the Old Market Square, we marched to a rally outside the Vodafone store resulting in it closing for the rest of the working day, writes Stuart Lambert.
18 January 2011
Updated on 28/1/11 On Saturday 15 January around 40 local people, students, socialists and lecturers, attended a public meeting organised by the Leeds Trinity University College (LTUC) occupiers to discuss the cuts at the university and in the wider community
12 January 2011
Demonstrations took place around the country on Tuesday 11 January to protest against the Con-Dem coalition's plans to scrap Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA), the weekly payment that some college students receive to enable them to be at college...
10 December 2010
9th December 2010: what the students said
3 December 2010
Socialist Students members from around Yorkshire built for and participated in the 2nd National Day of Action against cuts and fees on the 30th Nov, despite the appalling weather conditions...
17 March 2010
On Saturday 13 March Youth Fight for Jobs organised demonstrations and campaigning activity against youth unemployment, cuts in education and the racist BNP in Manchester, Barking in East London and Yorkshire...
10 February 2010
Members of the Halifax Socialist Party branch have been keen to lend their support to the workers at the Metaldyne engine parts factory who took strike action for the fourth time on 3 February, writes Bradley Chambers.
6 January 2010
Halifax: Workers at the Metaldyne engine parts manufacturer in Halifax are set for a third day of strike action over the imposition of shift changes and threats of further attacks on terms, conditions, pensions and pay, writes Ian Slattery and Alex Whatley.
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