Leeds Holbeck Constituency Labour Party 1960's-1970's
Box with multiple folders. Contains folders relating to the Leeds Holbeck Labour Party in West Yorkshire in the 1960's and 1970's.
Leeds Holbeck Constituency Labour Party Financial records 1966 Item
1966Series of items regarding the finances of Leeds Labour Party in Holbeck. Contains correspondence from March 1966 regarding election agents, as well as various items regarding party finances, party and election expenditure tables and projections, the return of election expenditure and detailing of rent and order forms for committee rooms. Also contains a small blue book of Election Agents' notes, which has a breakdown of Beeston and Holbeck's number of electors.
Leeds Election campaign material Item
1966-1979Various campaign material for both individual candidates and popular political parties including flyers, leaflets and handouts regarding candidates for elections in Leeds, including General and municipal elections.
Labour Party Wards, West Yorkshire administrative records Item
1976-1977Series of items regarding the electoral wards in West Yorkshire, including statistics regarding voter population, the council election, re-adjustment of ward boundaries proposals, reviews and correspondence from Leeds Labour Party secretary Harry Swain.
Labour Party Wards, West Yorkshire Election of Councillors Item
1967-1973Various correspondence and administrative records, mostly from April-June 1971 and is regarding the 13th May 1971 Municipal elections in Leeds. Contains correspondence from City Councillor D.B. Matthews and Secretary Harry Swain. Also contains polling records, predictions, results and flyers for prospective candidates. Also contains a register of electors in Leeds eligible to vote in governmental and council elections and a register of absent voters.
Leeds Labour party ward re-distribution 1967 (3 folders) Item
1965-1968Various detailed proposals from the Leeds Labour and Conservative Party regarding the re-distribution and re-arrangement of Leeds' Electoral wards. Also has a register of electors in Leeds for 1967, Parliamentary statutes regarding the distribution of Wards, statistical information regarding the population in the wards and a booklet regarding the descriptions of boundaries of polling districts.
Leeds Labour Manifesto Group 1961 Item
1960-1961Various material regarding Leeds Labour manifesto group and their campaign for Democratic Socialism. Includes correspondence from Councillor D. B. Matthews and W.T Rodgers regarding the Labour manifesto Group. Also has issues of Campaign, a newsletter issued by the Labour Manifesto Group, and a manifesto addressed to the Labour movement.
Leeds Labour Party Complaints to newspaper editors 1976-1982 Item
1976-1982Correspondence 1976-1982 that concerns complaints to news outlets regarding alleged false information or miscommunications on behalf of the editors with corresponding evidence as well as official press releases to news outlets. One issue regards the length that a Liberal candidate for Hunslet in 1976 was part of the Labour party, and the other regards the apparently false information that Leeds Labour Councillor chief whip, Jack Pritchard, was censured at a meeting for backing Dennis Healey in a deputy leadership battle in 1981. Includes correspondence from Labour Party Leeds Secretary, Harry Swain.
Leeds General, European and Municipal elections 1979 Item
1979Various materials concerning elections that occurred in 1979, such as elections to the European Assembly, now the European Parliament, the General election and local Government elections. Contains many items, including campaign leaflets, news clippings, and breakdowns of election results. Also contains a register of electors in Leeds , eligible to vote in 1979.
Leeds Labour Party administrative records 1978 Item
1978Various administrative records from 1978 mostly regarding the Leeds City Council election in 1978. Contains a register of electors, register of election agents and electoral ward electorate figures.
Leeds Labour Party Local Government elections 1972 Item
1972Various correspondence and administrative records, mostly from 1972. Regards the Leeds Municipal Council elections and Leeds City Council bye-elections in Leeds in 1971 and 1972, and contains polling records, predictions, results and a Leeds Liberal Manifesto.