• Final Timetable for Regional Conference 25th Feb
    Article: Feb 23, 2017

    Hello Everyone

    Sadly the online booking for our Regional Conference on Saturday closed at Midnight - you may have missed the opportunity to book at the discounted pre-event price, however you can still take the opportunity to network with Lib Dem colleagues from across the Region and get some excellent training!

  • Article: Feb 23, 2017
    By Sue and Martin Burfoot

    Derbyshire County Council will be holding crucial elections in May this year and we need your help.

    The last elections were held in 2013, and coming at the nadir of our Party's popularity due to the Coalition, were not kind to us. This time however, our Party is on the up, with a steady stream of by-election victories with huge swings in areas like Tupton, Staveley, Mosborough in Sheffield and Brinsworth in Rotherham.

  • Final Timetable for Regional Conference 25th Feb
    Article: Feb 22, 2017

    EAST MIDLANDS REGIONAL SPRING CONFERENCE
    Saturday 25th February 2017 - 9:30am-4:00pm
    Oakham CofE Primary School, Burley Rd, Oakham LE15 6GY

    Hello everyone

    Please find below the updated timetable for our Regional Conference this Saturday! If you havent reserved your place yet, the opportunity to book online at the discounted pre-event rate end at MIDNIGHT THURSDAY 23rd FEB! Booking form can be found HERE

  • Europol
    Article: Feb 20, 2017

    Tens of thousands of deaths could be linked to cuts to health and social care, a new research paper by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and University of Oxford has found.

    The researchers concluded that "the evidence points to a major failure of the health system, possibly exacerbated by failings in social care".

  • Article: Feb 19, 2017

    CONFERENCE BOOKING NOW OPEN!

    Oakham CofE Primary School, Burley Rd, Oakham LE15 6GY

    9:30am-4:00pm - Saturday 25th February 2017

    Hello Everyone!

    Book before midnight on Thursday 23rd February to take advantage of our pre-event rate of £12/£8 ticket + £5 for lunch

    We'd love you to come along, enjoy and take part in our varied program. This has been put together by members for members to give you the support and training you have asked for. Sessions include:

  • Article: Feb 18, 2017

    East MIdlands Spring Regional Conference
    Saturday 25th February 2017

    Oakham C of E Primary School

    To see our timetable in full please click HERE* Please note that you may have to sign into the website to access this document. It's going to be a great event with training requested by members across the region and a keynote speech by Lord Brian Paddick.

  • Europol
    Article: Feb 16, 2017

    Robert Wainright says Britain could be more vulnerable if the Government fails to secure access to vital intelligence sharing

    Britain could be more vulnerable to terrorism and organised crime after a hard Brexit, Europol's chief has warned. Director of Europol Robert Wainright told Sky News today that Britain could be more vulnerable if the Government fails to secure access to vital intelligence sharing.

  • Dr Zulfiqar Ali
    Article: Feb 16, 2017

    The Lib Dems have alerted the police after messages sent to some Muslim voters in Stoke-on-Trent suggested they could go to hell if they failed to vote Labour to keep out Ukip's Paul Nuttall.

    The anonymous message, distributed locally to some in the Muslim community by text and Whatsapp, called for people to vote Labour so as not to help "enemies of Islam".

  • Article: Feb 16, 2017
    By Adam Wain

    There will be a meeting of the Derbyshire Coordinating Committee this Saturday (18th February).

    The meeting will start at 10am and will take place at the Derby Liberal Democrat HQ, 24A Great Northern Road, Derby. DE1 1LR

    The main item on the agenda will be the Derbyshire County Council elections in May.

  • Belgrave rooms
    Article: Feb 16, 2017
    By Alison Rouse

    What would you like to ask the former Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills?

    Given that Theresa May seems intent on charging forward with a "No deal is better than a bad deal" hard Brexit,
    what will be the impact on the economy, business and the pound in your pocket?

    What does the future of Liberalism look like in the next two years?