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Local organisations receive a £2.5m grant from the Climate Action Fund

The group, which includes organisations Our Future Leeds, Voluntary Action Leeds, Together for Peace and Leeds Tidal, wants to create a “zero-carbon, socially-just and liveable… Read More

POLIS students successfully campaign to reinstate modules on gender, race and colonialism

The University of Leeds has been criticised for axing modules concerned with gender, race, and colonialism. Their decision has been described as ‘tone-deaf and disrespectful’… Read More

Covid-19: Household mixing banned in Leeds

New restrictions will be enforced at midnight tonight, impacting 780,000 people in the Leeds area. Those living in Leeds are not to meet people you… Read More

Earth has Lost 28 Trillion Tonnes of Ice in Less Than 30 Years

According to scientists at the University of Leeds, Edinburgh, and Imperial College London, Earth has lost 28 trillion tonnes of ice between 1994 and 2017. … Read More

Are You Part of One of the UK’s Top Ten Subcultures?

The UK’s subculture scene is flourishing, with a reported 56% of adults belonging to a subgroup according to research conducted by planning agency The Nursery. … Read More

Students Returning to School will Require Significant Emotional Support

The usual back to school September pressures are slightly different to a pencil case re-stock this year. Lockdown for some meant long walks, whipped coffee… Read More

Extinction Rebellion Protest Disrupts Murdoch’s Print Production

Last night, climate activism group Extinction Rebellion staged a protest against Rupert Murdoch’s printing presses, blocking access to and from the Broxbourne, Knowsley and Motherwell… Read More

A Local Lockdown Could Be on the Cards for Leeds

The city looks set to follow in the footsteps of cities previously impacted by higher rates of Covid-19 such as Manchester and Leicester. Last night… Read More

Extinction Rebellion and GALBA ‘Ride The Noise’ To Protest Airport Expansion

On Saturday, Extinction Rebellion and GALBA (Group for Action on Leeds Bradford Airport) took part in a collaborated protest against the Leeds Braford airport terminal… Read More

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