Of course, I’ve never heard anyone rubbish policy decisions made by Liberal Democrat conference, so this is only of academic interest. … Read the full post »
Read about the 2012 Liberal Democrat federal conference in Brighton below.
For more about Liberal Democrat conferences in general see Lib Dem conference: what you need to know.
Not only do you not need to be a conference rep to go to conference, you don’t need to go to federal conference to become a federal voting conference rep. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton saw the a motion passed calling for the party to investigate the practicalities of introducing a ‘nursery premium’. … Read the full post »
That was the title of one of the fringe meetings I spoke at during Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton, appearing alongside Julian Huppert MP, Simon Milner, Public Policy Director at Facebook, Alberto Nardelli of Tweetminster and Chris Yiu, Head of Digital Government, Policy Exchange. … Read the full post »
If so, I’ve got a question for you. Below is the text of an email sent out by 38 Degrees following their lobbying campaign around Liberal Democrat conference. … Read the full post »
A combination of quick thinking, fast typing and a long standing ovation for Nick Clegg meant that Liberal Democrat Newswire #25 covering party conference started hitting people’s email inboxes this week just before the applause finished. … Read the full post »
Nick Clegg repeated the de-facto veto being given over the Snoopers’ Charter to Cambridge MP and darling of the Liberal Democrat members Julian Huppert. … Read the full post »
Radio 4′s The World Tonight lined up the three of us to talk about Nick Clegg’s speech to the Brighton Lib Dem conference. … Read the full post »
Good news: Alarm Clock Britain remains dead. Promising news: Social Mobility only rarely used. (Why is that promising? Because it’s a politically dreadful phrase.) INTRUDER ALERT: INCOMING NEW JARGON. Decarbonisation. No, no and thrice no. It’s easy, short, convenient shorthand – and completely meaningless to most people. It’s also increasingly popular on the lips of … Read the full post »
Much of the pre-speech briefing was about how Nick Clegg’s Liberal Democrat conference speech would major on how the party is becoming one of government. … Read the full post »