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    EMLD warmly welcome selection
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    Chinese Lib Dem vice-chair bags held seat
  • EMLD and LDW host fringe meeting at conference

Tim Farron named MP of the year

Westmorland & Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has been named Liberal Democrat MP of the year for his work across the country with ‘under-represented, deprived and minority communities’.

Government Start Up Loan Initiative hailed a success

A third of all entrepreneurs benefiting from a government scheme to help businesses with no access to finance are from ethnic minorities, figures show.

Lib Dem Friends of Turkey host event on female representation

The event discussed what can be done to improve women’s representation with two prominent women politicians. The event was Chaired by Baroness Meral Hussein-Ece and Turhan Ozen, the Prospective Parliamentary Candidate (PPC) for Tottenham.

Frank Bruno and experts explain the huge difference that Lib Dems are making to mental health

Watch Frank Bruno and experts explain the huge difference that Lib Dem Care minister Norman Lamb has made to mental health in Britain.

EMLD to host presidential hustings

This autumn the party will elect a new president. This is your opportunity to meet the declared candidates and have the opportunity not only to hear what their plans are, but to question them over those plans and other issues. All members welcome.

Dadabhai Naoroji Awards winners announced

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg announced the winners of the inaugural Dadabhai Naoroji Awards, bestowed by the British Government for services to UK-India relations.

Deputy Prime Minister hosts Diwali Reception

More than 100 guests from the Hindu, Sikh and Jain communities attended a Diwali reception hosted by Nick Clegg this week.

Sutton Liberal Democrats awarded for diversity

Sutton Liberal Democrats have been awarded with the Dadabhai Naroji Award.

Best Stall Award goes to EMLD

The award celebrates the most active stall at Conference. EMLD also ran two fringes: on Sunday with the Electoral Reform Society and on the Tuesday evening on What the Lib Dems are doing on Racism and Xenophobia.

Operation Black Vote praise Party President Tim Farron MP

“Farron’s speech yesterday in Glasgow was, for me at least, the stand-out speech of all the the Party conferences.