Liberal Democrats urge Govt to extend income support for self-employed

The Liberal Democrats are urging the Government to extend income support for self-employed workers after they declared victory in convincing the Government to extend furlough payments for employees, preventing redundancies.

Acting Leader of the Liberal Democrats Ed Davey, who is asking the public to join his campaign to protect workers …

March 2020 Monthly Meeting

Leeds West Lib Dems March Meeting
Date: Wednesday 29th January
Time: 7.30pm to 9pm
Location: Online Zoom Video Conference

We would normally be having a meeting this evening at The Cardigan Arms, but obviously due to the present situation we cannot do this. Instead, we will trial an online meeting with Zoom, a video conferencing …

Advice for Vulnerable People on Coronavirus

If you are in the extremely vulnerable group (listed below) you can register for help with the government.

Please help non-internet savy family, friends and neighbours to register (call them on the phone!)

  1. Solid organ transplant recipients
  2. People with specific cancers:
    • people with cancer who are undergoing active chemotherapy or …

170 local homes have stood empty for at least 10 years, Lib Dems reveal

A Liberal Democrat investigation has revealed 13,000 homes nationwide have been left vacant for over 10 years, including 170 across Leeds

The news comes despite devastating new government statistics which reveal 127,000 children across England face being homeless at New Year.

Former Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, has …

Annual General Meeting

Leeds West Lib Dems Annual General Meeting
Date: Wednesday 6th November
Time: 7.30pm for 8pm
Location: The Cardigan Arms, Kirkstall Road

All members and supporters are invited to attend our Annual General Meeting. Here is the draft agenda, to be finalised by the 16th October.

Draft Agenda

  • Report from the Chair

  • Treasurer's Report¹

  • Conference Reports²

  • Election …

Leeds Pride 2019

Leeds Lib Dems at Leeds Pride 2018
Date: Sunday 4th August
Time: 1.30pm for 2pm
Location: Millennium Square

Liberal Democrats from all over Yorkshire will be marching at Leeds Pride this Sunday (4th August) - do come along and join us! It's a fantastic, fun time and a great opportunity to promote Liberal values.

The procession starts …