After a night of modest progress, we need a 650 Strategy

After a very intense and brief campaign, we are all exhausted. But our work doesn't end here. Before saying anything else, we want to applaud the Liberal Democrat activists and candidates up and down the country who worked and worked to change Britain's future. We are delighted to have increased our seats in Parliament!  However, … Continue reading After a night of modest progress, we need a 650 Strategy

“We need a 650 Seat Strategy” – Our Open Letter to the Federal Board Strategy Working Group

The e-mail below was sent to Sal Brinton in her capacity as Chair of the Federal Board Strategy Working Group. The other members of the group are Sal Brinton, Jane Dodds, Neil Fawcett, Jeremy Hargreaves, Caron Lindsay, Gordon Lishman, Chris Maines and Mark Pack. Dear Sal, We are Liberal Democrat Expand. A grassroots group of … Continue reading “We need a 650 Seat Strategy” – Our Open Letter to the Federal Board Strategy Working Group

What might the LibDem’s 2016 successes suggest for 2017?

Liberal Democrats old and new have been encouraged by the party’s revival of its electoral fortunes in 2016. From net gains in May’s locals, to by-election success across the country, the party has shown that taking our message and delivering it to as many voters as possible is key to our revival. But we have … Continue reading What might the LibDem’s 2016 successes suggest for 2017?