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’.
A third of all entrepreneurs benefiting from a government scheme to help businesses with no access to finance are from ethnic minorities, figures show.
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.
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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.
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.
More than 100 guests from the Hindu, Sikh and Jain communities attended a Diwali reception hosted by Nick Clegg this week.
Sutton Liberal Democrats have been awarded with the Dadabhai Naroji Award.
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.
“Farron’s speech yesterday in Glasgow was, for me at least, the stand-out speech of all the the Party conferences.