The Chair is Dorothy Thornhill, who was the elected Mayor of Watford for 16 years, leading a successful turnaround of the council’s administration and quality of services. … Read the full post »
Read here about the Liberal Democrats, including changes to how the party is run, new decisions on what should be party policy and other internal decisions and activities.
Two of the key parts of the Liberal Democrat policy process are the Federal Policy Committee (FPC) and the party’s federal conferences, which you can read more about in my posts specifically about them.
The Liberal Democrats have today agreed the timetable to elect the next leader of the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
Next Saturday is the first meeting of the new Liberal Democrat Federal Board, which will see a mix of old and new faces either around the table or joining via video conference. … Read the full post »
An important point about the Liberal Democrat general election manifesto: it is more generous to those most in need than Labour’s manifesto. … Read the full post »
Jo Swinson is today launching the Liberal Democrat manifesto for the 2019 general election. Read it in full here. … Read the full post »
This edition of Liberal Democrat Newswire is full of stories about the general election, including the huge turnout for campaigning against Zac Goldsmith and Dominic Raab. … Read the full post »
I’ve regularly covered in the last few years the work of Vince Cable in particular to get the Liberal Democrats to focus on life-long learning. … Read the full post »
On Friday, the Liberal Democrat general election manifesto was finalised. In a special piece for this blog, Federal Policy Committee Vice Chair Jeremy Hargreaves explains what happened. … Read the full post »
The close of polls in the elections for Liberal Democrat Party President and various other party roles is being put back a week, to Friday 15 November. The results will now come out on Saturday 16 November. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #130 took a look at all the posts up for election in the party’s current internal contests. … Read the full post »