What’s on in October?
Saturday October 3rd We Shall Overcome Weekend
Trades Club, Holme Street, Hebden Bridge, HX7 8EE 1pm to 5pm
Resistance is the Secret of Joy! Leeds No Borders will be speaking at this alongside members of the IWW and Plan C.
”Presentations and discussion on migrant and refugee solidarity, workplace union organising, the social strike, beyond austerity, from capitalism to red plenty!”
Saturday October 10th Make Your Own Radio Show, Learn How to Make Radio With Others
Model 19 East Parade, LS1 2BH Leeds 10am-4pm
A day long workshop, learning how to make radio and broadcast yourself. Full technical support is provided to make your own show. Open to all migrants, refugees and asylum seekers and their organisations. Local travel costs can be reimbursed and childcare is available for the workshop. More details on the Facebook event page.
Email or call to book a place –
Monday 12th October Protest at Home Office
Waterside Court, 471 Kirkstall Road, LS4 2QB 12-1.30pm
Calais refugees welcome! Open EU borders now! No more deaths!
Asylum seekers must sign here either weekly, monthly or every 2 months and for many people there is a real fear of being detained so each visit is loaded with anxiety. We stand in solidarity with migrants & asylum seekers everywhere. We call for freedom of movement for everyone. No to racist immigration controls! No borders, no nations, stop deportations!
Check out the Facebook event for more information
No Borders, No Nations, Stop Deportations!
Saturday October 17th Film Night with Leeds No Borders
6-9pm Venue and Film to be announced – watch this space or check the Facebook event :)
Come join us for an evening of food and a film.
Free and all welcome
Saturday October 24th Monthly social
&Model 19 East Parade, LS1 2BH Leeds 6-9pm
When things are hard we also find the need to meet up and try to enjoy some time together that’s just about good food, good people, music and maybe even dancing. Come join us, bring your friends and family. Everyone is welcome.
We will be writing letter to people in detention too if you would like something more chilled out.
More details on the Facebook event page
Thursday October 29th Organising Meeting with Leeds No Borders
Venue to be announced 4-6pm
If you would like to get involved in Leeds No Borders events over the next few months please come along. If you have an idea for an event even better!
Leeds No Borders is a grassroots campaign & support group fighting racist immigration controls. We believe that everyone should have the right to freedom of movement and call for an end to deportations and detention. We are all volunteers and rely on donations. We do a monthly protest, social, letter writing to people in detention and often other events such as film screenings. We are really happy to hear about events people want to put on too…hope to see you soon :)
All welcome! More information on the Facebook event page
If you are seeking asylum, a refugee or a migrant or know someone who is who is looking for support please get in touch and we can see what we can do together
We are always looking for more people to get involved in organising, joining events and to volunteer with the signing phone support- no experience needed, training given, more details here
Studies have started back up and whether you’re a fresher or a long timer, if you are interested in getting something going in your place of study or you are looking for something close by to get involved with please get in touch
It’s always great to have new events/projects happening so please feel free to get in touch…