Yorkshire First to launch membership

On August 1 (Yorkshire Day) Yorkshire First will be officially launching its membership drive. Yorkshire First fought 14 parliamentary seats and a further 20 seats in the locals in May's elections but until now has had no formal system of membership.

To become a member of Yorkshire First, please click here.

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Sign our petition: Keep Yorkshire's courts open

The Government has announced plans to close courts across Yorkshire.  It says they're "surplus to requirements".  We disagree.  When considered alongside cuts to legal aid the closure of local Courts will restrict people’s access to justice, particularly for people without the means to travel easily.

Sign Our Petition to Keep Yorkshire's Courts Open

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Who knew about the cuts to Yorkshire's railways?

Decision to scrap upgrades to Yorkshire's railways was taken in March... but the Government didn't admit it until after the election.

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Osborne's budget to wipe Yorkshire off the map

George Osborne has been slammed for trying to wipe Yorkshire off the map and, instead of proposing a fair devolution settlement for Yorkshire as a whole, creating 'Greater Leeds' and 'Greater Sheffield'.

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Guest Post: Passport to Penistone

Yorkshire First's first elected representative, Cllr Wayne Chadburn, outlines his progressive message for the future.

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