More protest against the Immigration Bill, & a celebration

Leeds No Borders has circulated this message via email:

We do hope you can join us and help spread the word for this special
evening of celebration!
There is also a protest in Sheffield against the immigration bill earlier
in the day.

Wednesday 18th December 2013
6pm Wharf Chambers 23 – 25 Wharf Street, LS2 7EQ (behind Safran’s/near old
megabus stop)

All welcome, bring friends & family.

Free, donations appreciated.

Delicious food from 6pm – bring something to share if you can.

A night of short films, sharing stories, poetry, dance, drama and music
(if you have an ipod, bring it along and we will try to play your
favourite tunes!).

It’s ‘open mic’ so if you want to perform, just come along! ūüôā

Please get in touch if you need more information or would like to help out.

It was great to see a good turn out last Saturday against the immigration
bill – many thanks to all who came.

Sheffield are organising a regional protest on the 18th Dec against the
immigration bill and it would be fantastic to have Leeds represented.
Please get in touch if you can go/offer a lift. Megabus tickets are £5 and
we have funds for anyone who wants to go but can’t afford a ticket.

12pm Meet at the bottom of The Moor S1 4PL (near new market). March to the
Town Hall arriving at 12.30 then to UK Border Agency, arriving at Vulcan
House S3 8NU at 1pm

We are organising 2 public meetings in Harehills and at Leeds Uni at end
of Jan/early Feb, please get in touch if you are interested in getting

Many thanks for reading

No Borders – current campaigning activities

Leeds No Borders is a loose network of individuals sharing the idea that there should be freedom of movement for everyone and that no one is illegal. There used to be a very active group in Leeds that had regular meetings.
In the last few months a few people have restarted it by doing protests, campaign support, fund raisers & public meetings.

Coming up:

Thursday 31st October 1pm

nr St Aidens Church Harehills (phone for directions 07466699812)

Meeting for anyone fighting for the right to remain or anyone wanting to
support people doing this, using the NCADC toolkit as a guide.

Saturday 9th November 6.30pm til late
Leeds No Borders and ReachOUT benefit night at Wharf Chambers LS2 7EQ
A jam packed evening of food, poetry & music.
Free for asylum seekers/£5 waged/£3 unwaged

Monday 11th 6pm Wharf Chambers
Meeting to focus on how we can campaign against the immigration act. We will
discuss the key points about the act and work out a campaign strategy. The
deadline for submissions is 19th Nov so we need to act fast.

Thursday 21st November 1-2.30pm
Protest against racist immigration controls
UKBA Waterside Kirkstall Road LS4 2QB