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Welcome to the Stroud Liberal Democrats

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UPDATE! LibDem (1st Thursday ) drinks venue: Ale House, 9 John Street, Stroud GL5 2HA ... POSTPONED DURING LOCK-DOWN PERIOD - Until further notice.


Recent updates

  • Article: Sep 1, 2020
    By Flo Clucas

    Our Party is going through a period of change. The General Election Review was one of the reviews commissioned by the Party, to look at how we organise ourselves for elections and how we can do things better.

    The Party has also asked for a review of Party organisations - known as AOs, Associated Organisations and SAOs, Specified Associated Organisations. These are organisations in the Party that cover everything, from Green Liberal Democrats to Liberal Democrat Women and everything in between. If you are a member of one of the Party's organisations, then this survey is for you. We want your views both on the support the Party gives to your organisation and what changes can and should be made.

  • Article: Aug 27, 2020
    By Sir Ed Davey MP

    I'd like to start by thanking my friend Layla Moran. Layla, you fought a passionate campaign, full of energy.

    I'd like to start by thanking my friend Layla Moran.

    Since becoming an MP, you have inspired so many people, particularly young people. Your future is bright and I look forward to you playing a big role in my team.

  • Article: Aug 26, 2020

    The booklet of party reports for our autumn conference has now been published. It has been an unprecedented year and your help in keeping the party going through those challenges is greatly appreciated.

    These reports give you updates on everything from how conference is run to the latest on our policy-making process, the state of our finances, the working of our complaints system and the Federal Board's work on your behalf.

  • The LGBT Lib Dems
    Article: Aug 25, 2020

    This weekend would have been Manchester Pride and Pride Cymru. While we're not able to get together in person this year, LGBT+LD, Manchester Lib Dems and Welsh Lib Dems would love you to join us for our own Pride Inside - open to Lib Dem members across the country.

    We will be hosting a panel discussion at 2PM on the topic of winning back trust amongst LGBT+ voters. Our panel will include a series of LGBT+ candidates, representatives and experts. We would love to hear your questions and thoughts.

  • Article: Aug 25, 2020

    His death rocked the world. It sparked overwhelmingly peaceful Black Lives Matter protests. It demanded of all of us that we look at what we can do to tackle racial injustice.

    And the Liberal Democrats are no exception.

    Over the past three months, we have stepped up our efforts to combat racism - whether conscious or unconscious, individual or institutional - wherever we find it.

  • Article: Aug 24, 2020

    The LDHQ Campaigns & Elections Team are running a rolling programme of bulk-buy deals on literature and Royal Mail door-to-door delivery.

    Here's info below about the new phase we're offering.

    Why opt in to the bulk-buy deal?

    • It's a process that you're hand-held throughout - meaning you do not have to deal directly with Royal Mail or the Printers
    • It's often (though not always) cheaper as we're ordering in bulk
    • As we offer door-to-door postage, it allows a greater degree of flexibility for seats without deliverers in the current climate
  • Article: Aug 21, 2020

    When I ran to be the Liberal Democrat candidate for North East Fife, I knew what I was getting into. In the 2017 election, my party had missed out on winning the seat by just two votes, making this quiet, rural, coastal constituency the most marginal in the country. While I wasn't necessarily expecting another election to come along as soon as 2019, I was expecting a very competitive race.

  • Article: Aug 21, 2020

    In a bid to raise awareness of those excluded, we asked members of the public to share their stories with us.

    These individuals have lost their livelihoods overnight as a result of the coronavirus crisis and are entirely excluded from the Government's financial support measures.

    Here's what they had to say:

  • Article: Aug 19, 2020
    By Liberal Democrats

    As Liberal Democrats, we've always looked to the future with hope to build a better world. When looking past the direct impact of the Coronavirus crisis, we should welcome the unprecedented opportunity to change society radically for the future.

    That's exactly what PolicyLab users have done since the launch of our new member engagement forum.

  • Article: Aug 18, 2020

    The LDHQ Campaigns & Elections Team are running a rolling bulk-buy deal on literature and door-to-door postage. The September Phase of this deal is now live - find out all the information below and preview template artwork here.

    If you would like to take advantage of this phase of the bulk buy print deal or the Royal Mail paid delivery option, you need to obtain permission from your Local Party Treasurer and complete this form by 5pm, Tuesday 8th September.

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