Read about the 2011 Liberal Democrat federal conference in Birmingham below.

For more about Liberal Democrat conferences in general see Lib Dem conference: what you need to know.

Political

Ming Campbell urges Lib Dem peers to back Lords reforms

One of the speakers in the Lords reform debate at Liberal Democrat conference was former party leader Ming Campbell, who not only backed the plans for elections to a reformed upper house but also directly addressed the Lib Dem peers who have been talking of opposing the introduction of elections. … Read the full post »