Month: January 2013

Our libraries are not for sale

York Trades Union Council call on the people of York to show they love their local libraries on National Libraries Day this February 9th. If every York resident  makes the most of their 20 item allowance on the 9th, this would send a clear message to those within the council who are attempting to privatise […]

York TUC supports Luddites 2013

York TUC support the following event organised by York’s Alternative History On Saturday, 19 January 2013, York Alternative History have organised a series of events to commemorate the Show Trial at York Castle of 66 alleged West Riding Luddites in January 1813 and the subsequent execution by hanging of 17 of their number. 1300-1500: Talks […]