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EU Referendum Result Sends Shock Waves Across Country

Many Remain voters could scarcely believe their ears when they heard the news of the referendum result. Many told us they were "gutted" and "ashamed" of what it says about our country.  Others were "very anxious" about what lies ahead, including the threat to the unity of the UK

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Liberal Democrats Make Most Gains In Local Elections

Liberal Democrats gained 45 seats in the Council elections on May 5th.  For comparison, UKIP gained 31 and both the Conservative and Labour parties lost Councillors. 

Local Council Election Results

Councils

CON

38 (-3)

LAB

58 (0)

LIB DEM

4 (+1)

UKIP

0(0)

OTHER/NOC

24 (+2)

Seats

CON

842

(-48)

LAB

1326

(-23)

LIB DEM

378

(+45)

UKIP

58

(+31)

OTHER/NOC

167

 (-5)

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Britain is Better in Europe

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By voting to remain in the EU, Britain will remain a world leader and continue to be a beacon of hope, freedom and tolerance. This is the most important decision we will make. 

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2016 - Year Of Opportunity

2016 is going to be a big year for Liberal Democrats with the forthcoming European Referendum and local government elections - and we can make a huge difference.  

Our new video, Community,  is online and will take only 4 minutes of your time....

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“Expect Euro-Referendum This Summer” says Liberal Democrats’ Party President

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Baroness Sal Brinton and Councillor Sarah Conboy

 

Speaking at the annual dinner of Huntingdon Liberal Democrats, the Party President, Baroness Sal Brinton, told local party members that she believed the Euro Referendum would be held in June or July this year.  “We are a united party, unlike Labour, UKIP or the Tories and we have a particular role to speak up for the EU”, she said.  

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Farron: Enough is enough. It’s time to help refugees in need in response to Independent’s heartbreaking photo of a little dead Syrian boy

Tim Farron has told the Independent enough is enough and the UK needs to do more to help with the refugee crisis.

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Cameron and May should stop playing politics over humanitarian crisis

Tim Farron has urged the Government to stop playing politics over the humanitarian crisis impacting on Europe and offer help to desperate refugees. 

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Tim Farron writes for Mail on Sunday: Labour MPs and supporters should “join us”

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New Lib Dem spokespeople announced

Tim Farron has set about ending the Liberal Democrats’ lack diversity at the top of the party – by naming the most diverse shadow cabinet team in the party’s history to lead the party's fightback.

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Tim Farron writes to Harriet Harman on the Welfare Bill

Today Tim Farron has written to Harriet Harman, calling on Labour to stand with the Liberal Democrats in opposing Tory welfare cuts.

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