Ratna Lachman: Chancellor’s Metro Mayor is not right for the North

To read the article on the Yorkshire Post website, please click here THE other night I took part in a televised BBC debate to discuss what future devolution for Yorkshire might look like. It was a depressing experience, because we never…

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JUST West Yorkshire’s request for information from West Yorkshire PCC following the article on extremism in the T & A

Following an article in the Telegraph and Argus that the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner, has supported a project targeting children as young as eight at risk of extremism, JUST West Yorkshire has written to the PCC Mark…

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Open Statement: JUST West Yorkshire’s Concerns over the West Yorkshire Police and Crime Commissioner’s Review of the Complaint’s Process

JUST wrote to PCC Mark-Burns Williamson expressing our lack of confidence in The Crawford Review. Our four key areas of concerns are outlined below.  We have also reproduced his response which follows on from our statement.  JUST is extremely disappointed…

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JUST Letter: 76 organisations call on government to drop proposed FOI restrictions

JUST West Yorkshire is one of the 76 Organisations that signed the letter to David Cameron urging him to drop proposals to restrict the Freedom on Information Act. To read to letter click here. Press Release 76 organisations call on…

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Open Letter to West Yorkshire MPs, Council and Religious leaders in response to the #racistvan

AN OPEN LETTER TO WEST YORKSHIRE MPs, COUNCIL AND RELIGIOUS LEADERS IN RESPONSE TO THE GOVERNMENT’S INTENTION TO ROLL OUT ITS RACIST BILLBOARD VANS JUST West Yorkshire is calling on elected representatives and religious leaders in West Yorkshire to demonstrate…

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Open Letter By The West Yorkshire Racial Justice Network to Philip Davies MP challenging his attack on the Gypsy and Traveller Community

  Dear Mr. Philip Davies MP, We the undersigned from the West Yorkshire Racial Justice Network are writing to you to express our deep concern at the tirade of abuse unleashed by you against the Gypsy and Traveller community. Your…

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OPEN LETTER: CALLING FOR THE RESTORATION OF THE MOTION ENDORSING A REPORT BY THE LIB-DEM RACE EQUALITY TASK FORCE

  Dear Mr. Nick Clegg, We the undersigned from the West Yorkshire Racial Justice Network are writing to you to express our deep concern at the decision of the Lib-Dem Party’s Federal Conference Committee to ditch a motion endorsing a…

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