Tag : Chris Tobin

2001 Leeds Student Interview Reveals May’s Support for Section 28

1 year ago / 0 comments

An interview from a 2001 edition of The Gryphon, then called the Leeds Student, has been rediscovered showing the Prime Minister’s support for section 28 – the legislation which prevented the “promotion of homosexuality in schools”. May said that “most parents want the comfort of knowing section 28 is there” … Read More

Smokestack: Leeds’ hidden gem

1 year ago / 0 comments

Perched on Lower Briggate, a mere stone’s throw away from the trendy surroundings of Call Lane, lies Smokestack; a distinctly more rough around the edges affair. This is however, a diamond in the rough. Instantly the place hits you with its character. Rustic stalls and matured wood flooring, friendly bouncers … Read More