Sad news from Geoff Payne, chair of the Lib Dem Federal Conference Committee: after three years of doing brilliantly in the really tough role, he’s standing down. … Read the full post »
Read my posts featuring Liberal Democrat activist, Federal Conference Committee (FCC) member and lawyer, Geoff Payne. He served as both Vice Chair and then subsequent Chair of the FCC until 2021.
Not to be confused with the Hackney Liberal Democrat activist of the same name.
Once we’ve had a chance to have a rest, we must learn the lessons from our successes and misses this May. … Read the full post »
Geoff Payne (Chair of the Federal Conference Committee) explains plans for the party’s autumn federal conference. … Read the full post »
We’re in the home stretch now for the mammoth set of May elections, which also means huge extra demands on everyone’s time, both volunteers and staff. … Read the full post »
The spring federal Liberal Democrat conference will be held as usual in March next year, but as with the party’s successful autumn 2020 conference, it will be held online. … Read the full post »
Following careful consideration of the latest health advice and risks, the Federal Board has decided to cancel the Lib Dem federal conference due this weekend. … Read the full post »
Listen and enjoy as Stephen Tall and I discuss Vince Cable’s record as party leader now he’s announced his departure date (nearly), who might succeed him, what happened at Liberal Democrat conference in York, the brilliance of Geoff Payne… … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrats members in York today voted heavily in favour of creating a new registered supporters scheme for the party. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #114 came out last week with a range of contributions from guests on topics as varied as Love Island, Jo Grimond and international trade. … Read the full post »
For the Spring, we will be returning to the York Barbican. It is a venue that enjoys consistently positive member feedback, located, as it is, in a magnificent city. … Read the full post »