Tag : Industrial Revolution

Automation Threatens to Widen North-South Divide

8 months ago / 0 comments

For years, northern industry was at the forefront of England’s economy. From the industrial revolution which traces its roots from Lancashire cotton mills, to coal mining across Yorkshire and the North-East, Britain was powered by Northern workers. That is until technology began to make more and more jobs redundant, and … Read More

Armley Mills has University Art students showcase their work for the first time

4 years ago / 0 comments

“Leeds has such a rich history and is full of beautiful architecture, which is why it’s a great source of inspiration for artists” says Level One Art student Melissa. This is why each September a fresh batch of artistic talent arrives at the University of Leeds to embark on the … Read More