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Liberal Democrats victorious in Epping Hemnall by-election

Congratulations to the Liberal Democrat team and newly elected councillor Kim Adams who took the Epping Hemnall seat from the Conservatives in yesterday's by-election.

Liberal Democrats now hold every seat in the ward on Epping Forest District Council. It was a great win for Kim who took 43.3% of the vote.

Congratulations to all involved.

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Guildford Lib Dems storm to victory in Lovelace by-election

Congratulations to Guildford Liberal Democrats who stormed to victory in last night's by-election.

New Councillor Colin Cross gained the seat on Guildford Borough Council and overturned the Conservatives 55 per cent majority. 

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Geoff Payne writes: A new evidence based approach to drug policy

As Liberal Democrats we have never been afraid to stand up for what we believe in, even if that means standing against the crowd. At conference in Glasgow, the Federal Policy Committee will present its policy paper Doing what Works to Cut Crime, a paper that amongst other issues, revisits and has restarted the debate on drug policy. 

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Parliament recall: Nick Clegg's email to Liberal Democrat members

Nick Clegg has emailed Liberal Democrat members about Parliament's recall on Friday 26 September. The full text is below.


Conference film night winner announced

This year we will be hosting our first ever Autumn Conference film night and YOU have been voting on what film we screen.

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The Lib Dem difference in Stockport

Liberal Democrats in Stockport are investing in their area: building and investing while protecting the environment - and giving residents a say, writes Councillor Iain Roberts, Deputy Leader of Stockport Council.


Tim Gordon writes: The Scottish Independence Referendum

Whenever I think about the United Kingdom splitting up something inside me breaks. I do not live in Scotland and so I have no vote in the referendum. But I am British and so have every right to a say.


Doing What What Works to Cut Crime

At Autumn conference Liberal Democrats will debate the policy paper Doing What Works to Cut Crime.

The paper proposes evidence based policies that will cut crime and same money without needlessly compromising civil liberties.

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Protecting Public Services and Making them Work For You

At Autumn conference Liberal Democrats will debate  the policy paper Protecting Public Services and Making them Work For You.

The paper sets out Liberal Democrats’ vision for public services that are high quality, accessible to all and locally accountable and transparent. It explains how joined-up public services can be achieved by joint commissioning at a local level.

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Expanding Opportunity, Unlocking Potential

Liberal Democrats are proud of our vision for a free, free and open society. At Autumn Conference we will debate the policy motion Expanding Opportunity, Unlocking Potential.

This paper sets out our vision to continue our work in government in championing equalities.

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Autumn Conference

GLASGOW 4-8 October 2014 - This Autumn Conference has a packed programme of events taking place over the five days

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Liberal Democrats launch 2015 pre-manifesto

The Lib Dems have unveil our pre-manifesto, setting our vision for Britain in the next Parliament with spreading opportunity at its heart.

Joined up health and care services will protect the NHS for the future

Lib Dem Health Minister Norman Lamb responds to Andy Burnham's plans for a full integration of health and social care services.

Five new laws for a greener Britain

The Liberal Democrat manifesto will include plans for five new laws to protect the environment.

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Lib Dems have helped create over 1m new jobs. Find out how many jobs are near you.