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EDM (Early Day Motion) 2204: tabled on 20 March 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 10 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House notes that Barclays Bank has had a major presence in the city of Leeds for over 40 years; recognises the considerable contribution to the local community that has been made by staff and management during that time; notes with dismay the recent announcement of over 300 job losses in Leeds; notes that the current office location of the remaining 600 employees will close by the end of 2021; and calls on Barclays to commit to retaining a significant presence in Leeds.