• Liberal Democrats launch BAME manifesto

Tim Farron welcomes Black History Month

Liberal Democrat Leader Tim Farron has written for Black History Month this week, outlining one of his deeply held beliefs that everyone should have the opportunity to achieve their ambitions and become anything they want to be.

Being a Lib Dem in Black History Month 2015!

Our party will officially celebrate Black History Month 2015, with photos of members celebrating their Black Heroes hosted on our website.

Lib Dems call for a flexible cultural approach on term time holiday

Liberal Democrats have voted to allow families to take children out of school during term-time.

Aspiring ethnic minority entrepreneurs would be boosted by Start-Up Loan Allowance under Lib Dems

A government scheme which gives thousands of BAME entrepreneur’s access to their first loan would be boosted by an allowance fund under plans announced by the Liberal Democrats today.

Shas Sheehan appointed Parliamentary Campaigns Team lead

New Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has today launched his seven campaigning priorities for Parliament.

Farron visits Calais refugee camp

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron visited the Jules Ferry refugee camp in Calais yesterday (Tuesday 4 August) to learn about the humanitarian work of the UNHCR and Medicins du Monde.

Leading Liberal Democrat ethnic minorities named in spokesperson team to lead party’s fightback

Tim Farron today 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.

Tim Farron responds to PM’s “migrant swarm” comment

Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has responded to the Prime Minister’s remarks on the Calais migrant crisis. David Cameron said today that the UK will not become a “safe haven” for a “swarm of people coming across the Mediterranean”.

Black and minority ethnic Britons ‘worse off’ after budget

The Conservative budget risks widening Britain’s racial divide by making millions of minority ethnic people poorer at a faster rate than their white counterparts, a study has found.

EMLD Leadership Hustings – 30th June, 2015

   This may not have been the largest audience that Tim Farron and Norman Lamb has faced, but it was certainly one of the most challenging.