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Welcome

In Welcome on January 12, 2013 at 12:40 am

We are Calderdale Save Our Services, a group of local trades unionists and community members working to defend jobs and services in the Calder Valley. We are busy campaigning against privatisation and cuts to services in Calderdale and we want you to get involved!


Calderdale SOS has taken part in the Campaign against Lansley’s NHS reforms and is currently building support for the TUC’s ‘A Future That Works’ demonstration. Calderdale SOS is also active in campaigning against the Government enforced cuts to Public services.

Halifax 30 November 2011

NHS Changes explained at Calderdale SOS public Meeting:

 
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Coming Up

In Coming Up on January 12, 2013 at 12:40 am

 

Monday 4 February 7 – 9pm

Open Campaign Meeting

Horton House, 7 Horton Street, Halifax, HX1 1PU

If you want or can offer transport from other parts of Calderdale to or back from this meeting, please e-mail calderdalesosc@gmail.com and we will try and arrange lifts.

We will be discussing:

Calderdale Council Budget Consultation

Cuts to Adult Health and Social Care

The Campaign to Keep Our NHS Public

The Campaign to Save Horton House Adult Education Centre.

We also need to elect a Treasurer and up to 3 Steering Group members. If you want to know more about what is involved in any of these positions, please e-mail calderdalesosc@gmail.com

Open to all – Everyone Welcome!

 

Please keep checking back as we will post details of future Public Meetings and Campaigns here.

If you would like us to keep you informed about what Calderdale SOS is doing by e-mail, please click below to send us an e-mail request:

calderdalesosc@gmail.com

We hope you will support us and get involved in Calderdale SOS’s Campaign Against the Cuts.

Calderdale SOS in Action

In SOS in Action on January 12, 2013 at 12:39 am

Northern towns Against Cuts Demonstration: AUSTERITY BITES … GAME OVER. Saturday 2 February, Assemble 10.15am Halifax Town Hall, March 10.30am from Halifax Town Hall to Halifax Piece Hall, Rally 11.00am in Halifax Piece Hall, with speakers. Download the leaflet here


Horton House

Save Horton House: Calderdale Council has decided to “dispose of” Horton House, Halifax’s Adult Education Centre. The decision was taken quietly with no consultation and no coherent alternative plan for future adult education provision in Halifax. SOS Horton House web page here. Question on Horton House asked at Council Meeting on Wednesday 28 November together with reply here. Question on Horton House asked at Calderdale Council Cabinet Meeting on Monday 10 December together with reply here. Download Horton House leaflet here.


Keep Our

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Lobby NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Executive: Thursday 17 January, 1.15pm at F Mill, Dean Clough, Dean Clough Road / Lee Bridge (next to the Travelodge, entrance via Gate 9). More information here. Download leaflet here. Please circulate widely. SOS web pages including details of the new local NHS structure that will officially take over on 1 April 2013. Click here. Page on Calderdale NHS Commissioning Plan. Recently added page on Calderdale Council Cabinet question regarding Health and Wellbeing Board.


Proposed Calder High Academy: public meeting with speaker from Anti-Academies Alliance Thursday 17 January, 7.45pm at Hebden Bridge Town Hall. National Secretary of the Anti-Academies Alliance, Alasdair Smith, will address this public meeting about the proposal to change Calder High from a community comprehensive to an Academy.


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Calderdale Council Cabinet approved plans to Demolish Halifax Central Library on Monday 12 November: Cabinet decision was ratified by Full Council Meeting Wednesday 28 November. Links:   Don’t Bulldoze Our Library Campaign   Halifax Courier article   CSOS Town Centre consultation response


Welcome

In Welcome on January 1, 2013 at 11:18 pm

We are Calderdale Save Our Services, a group of local trades unionists and community members working to defend jobs and services in the Calder Valley. We are busy campaigning against privatisation and cuts to services in Calderdale and we want you to get involved!


Calderdale SOS has taken part in the Campaign against Lansley’s NHS reforms and is currently building support for the TUC’s ‘A Future That Works’ demonstration. Calderdale SOS is also active in campaigning against the Government enforced cuts to Public services.

Halifax 30 November 2011

NHS Changes explained at Calderdale SOS public Meeting:

 
Find Calderdale SOS on Facebook and Twitter:
 

Find Us on Facebook

 

www.facebook.com/calderdalesos


@calderdalesos

Coming Up

In Coming Up on January 1, 2013 at 11:17 pm

 

Monday 4 February 7 – 9pm

Open Campaign Meeting

Horton House, 7 Horton Street, Halifax, HX1 1PU

If you want or can offer transport from other parts of Calderdale to or back from this meeting, please e-mail calderdalesosc@gmail.com and we will try and arrange lifts.

We will be discussing:

Cuts to Adult Health and Social Care

The Campaign to Keep Our NHS Public

The Campaign to Save Horton House Adult Education Centre.

We also need to elect a Treasurer and up to 3 Steering Group members. If you want to know more about what is involved in any of these positions, please e-mail calderdalesosc@gmail.com

Open to all – Everyone Welcome!

 

Please keep checking back as we will post details of future Public Meetings and Campaigns here.

If you would like us to keep you informed about what Calderdale SOS is doing by e-mail, please click below to send us an e-mail request:

calderdalesosc@gmail.com

We hope you will support us and get involved in Calderdale SOS’s Campaign Against the Cuts.

Calderdale SOS in Action

In SOS in Action on January 1, 2013 at 11:17 pm

Keep Our

NHS-logo

Public

Lobby NHS Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Executive: Thursday 17 January, 1.15pm at F Mill, Dean Clough, Dean Clough Road / Lee Bridge (next to the Travelodge, entrance via Gate 9). More information here. Download leaflet here. Please circulate widely. SOS web pages including details of the new local NHS structure that will officially take over on 1 April 2013. Click here. Page on Calderdale NHS Commissioning Plan. Recently added page on Calderdale Council Cabinet question regarding Health and Wellbeing Board.


Horton House

Save Horton House: Calderdale Council has decided to “dispose of” Horton House, Halifax’s Adult Education Centre. The decision was taken quietly with no consultation and no coherent alternative plan for future adult education provision in Halifax. SOS Horton House web page here. Question on Horton House asked at Council Meeting on Wednesday 28 November together with reply here. Question on Horton House asked at Calderdale Council Cabinet Meeting on Monday 10 December together with reply here. Download Horton House leaflet here.


DBOL281112

Calderdale Council Cabinet approved plans to Demolish Halifax Central Library on Monday 12 November: Cabinet decision was ratified by Full Council Meeting Wednesday 28 November. Links:   Don’t Bulldoze Our Library Campaign   Halifax Courier article   CSOS Town Centre consultation response