Tag: Hands Off our Homes

Middleton meeting to debate Housing Bill

Decent, secure, affordable housing for all – meeting in Middleton Thursday 12 May This Thursday (12 May 2016) the Leeds housing campaign group Hands Off Our Homes is holding a public meeting to discuss what the Housing and Planning Bill means for ourselves and our communities. Please join us at

One Year on – Anti-bedroom tax demonstrators take to the streets again

  Anti-bedroom tax campaigners in Leeds are set to take to the streets of the city centre again on Saturday (April 5 2014) to protest against the policy a year after its introduction. A demonstration marking the introduction of the bedroom tax last year attracted over 1,000 people. The demonstration

Marchers To Call For No Bedroom Tax Evictions

Campaigners opposed to the Bedroom Tax will march in Leeds this Saturday. The group Hands Off Our Homes have organised the demonstration and expect 1,000 people to join them. The so-called “Bedroom Tax” is a reduction in Housing Benefit for households who are deemed to have “too many” bedrooms. It

South Leeds Roundup: Pigs, Dogs and Dragons

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites, blogs and across Facebook. Beeston In Bloom took advantage of the weekend sunshine to spruce up the “cardinal Triangle” on Dewsbury Road. There’s a report on their blog Blooming Beeston. Beeston food blogger Ewan Mitchell has set himself

South Leeds Roundup: Staffies, Steam Trains and Self Help

Here’s your regular roundup of what’s making South Leeds tick on other websites and blogs. Trains started running again on the Middleton Railway this last weekend – did you hear the whistle? Full timetable details are on their website. Friends Of New Forest Village/Heritage Village are asking on their Facebook