We store cookies on your device to make sure we give you the best experience on this website. I'm fine with this - Turn cookies off
Switch to an accessible version of this website which is easier to read. (requires cookies)

Latest News

  • Lib Dem Skills Wallet promotional image
    Article: Nov 20, 2019

    Skills Wallet invests in our people to succeed in tomorrow's workplace

    New technologies are continuously disrupting the labour market, and our education system is struggling to keep up. The skills shortage costs UK businesses £4.4 bn a year, and more than two-thirds of employers are struggling to find people with the skills they need*. As some jobs become automated and new occupations are created, effective adult education is becoming more urgent to keep our economy competitive, close the productivity gap, and enable everyone to reach their full potential. That's where the Liberal Democrats' Skills Wallet comes in.

  • Article: Nov 17, 2019

    Liberal Democrats believe that in 21st century Britain, discrimination is something none of us should need to fear. That we should all have the same opportunities regardless of where we come from or our circumstances. And that our children and grandchildren can be who they want to be without any fear of persecution or intrusion.

  • Knife crime
    Article: Nov 15, 2019

    People should feel safe in their homes and on their streets. But this is not how it is for too many people today: knife crime has increased by over 75 per cent since 2015; homicides are at their highest rate for a decade; robberies and thefts are increasing and almost all go unsolved; and there are more and more places in the country where people simply don't see police officers.

  • Stephen Barrett Liberal Democrat Hertsmere
    Article: Sep 10, 2019

    Stephen Barrett: Hertsmere's Lib Dem Candidate

    A District Councillor and the School Business Leader of a large state secondary school, Stephen has the integrity, determination and energy to lead a winning Lib Dem campaign in Hertsmere.

    "We are going through truly extraordinary times and one thing is clear above all else: Brexit must be stopped. Conservative MPs like Oliver Dowden are putting career before country, taking us to the very extremes of a hard no-deal Brexit. I will be standing to represent the people of Bushey, Borehamwood, Elstree, Radlett, Shenley, Potters Bar and all the villages in between, leading the Liberal Democrat campaign in Hertsmere to present a clear alternative to this lurch to the hard right. The Liberal Democrats are unambiguous in their opposition to Brexit and the number one choice for people at the next general election who want to end this endless Brexit nightmare.

  • Jane Dodds wins Brecon and Radnorshire
    Article: Aug 11, 2019

    This is the beginning of something wonderful!

    It may have a week ago that our newest MP, Jane Dodds, joined the ranks, but we in Hertsmere are still absolutely thrilled.

    We may not be local, but her success has definitely given us an amazing boost.

    Her addition to the Liberal Democrat MP's has meant that there is a majority of only one for the Conservative/DUP coalition.

  • Page: Aug 11, 2019

    "The Liberal Democrats exist to build and safeguard a fair, free and open society, in which we seek to balance the fundamental values of liberty, equality and community, and which no-one shall be enslaved by poverty, ignorance or conformity."

  • Article: May 23, 2019

    The opinion polls all tell the same story: the Liberal Democrats are the biggest and strongest Remain party in the East of England. Use your vote today to support the Lib Dems and stop the Brexit Party gaining a further seat.

  • Article: May 23, 2019

    Remember how it felt watching the Lib Dem gains roll in after the local elections on Thursday 2nd May? Let's make another night to remember by electing Liberal Democrat MEPs to the European Parliament today. Visit www.libdems.org.uk/events to find out where you can help, or contact your local team.

  • Article: May 22, 2019

    Over the last three weeks our fantastic team of Liberal Democrat candidates have been out and about across the East of England, talking to voters. Marie Goldman was up early one morning to speak to voters at Chelmsford station. She found many former Labour voters say they will back the Liberal Democrats this time.

  • One More MEP
    Article: May 21, 2019

    Based on recent polling, LibDems are best placed to gain an extra MEP at the expense of the Brexit party.

    If you're a remainer, give your vote to us in the East England to deprive Farage's party of a seat.

    Change UK cannot win a MEP seat based on polling in the East England and Labour do not currently have a strong Remain position