This afternoon was the first outing for something a little different: the first two-hour block set aside to let Liberal Democrat members book a Zoom call with me to discuss whatever they want. … 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.
In the light of the coronavirus epidemic, the Federal Board has decided to put on hold plans for the preparation of a traditional party conference in the autumn. … Read the full post »
Not only are we going through what could become the country’s biggest crisis since 1945, but we’re also entering a very new world that will persist once the immediate crisis is over. … Read the full post »
Catching up on some news from before the coronavirus crisis really hit, welcome to former MEP Barbara Gibson who is the new chair of the party’s Federal People Development Committee (FPDC). … Read the full post »
Thanks to the speedy hard work of the Lib Dem conference team, the party has been able to announce today that the spring 2021 federal conference will be held in York. … 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 »
With the publication of Conference Extra, details of the amendments, emergency motions and more for the Lib Dem conference in York are now available. … Read the full post »
Just as we saw in the first half of last year, recovery for the Liberal Democrats has to start with our grassroots. … Read the full post »
We’re keeping under close review our plans for the York conference in the light of the spread of coronavirus. … Read the full post »
Writing in a public Facebook post, Shaun Roberts has announced his departure as the party’s Director of Campaigns & Elections. … Read the full post »