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We are always keen for new members to help us promote the Liberal Democrats locally in a variety of ways.

If you would like more information about joining Wakefield Liberal Democrats, contact Membership Development Officer, David Currie, on 01924 279295 today to express your interest or contact us via our online form.

Alternatively you can join the party via the national website and they will forward your details to us.

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Mark Goodair,
Wakefield Liberal Democrats,
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Review of the 2014 European & Local Elections Campaign

After the elections in May, the Leader tasked a group with reviewing the elections, assessing what worked and what didn't, and produce recommendations to improve our campaigning for the future.

On Monday, the Review Group presented our findings to the Leader and later to the Federal Executive. I am pleased to say that they endorsed both the report and its recommendations, and we will now set about putting them into practice well in advance of next year’s elections. 

Liberal Democrats Review of the 2014 European and Local Elections Campaign

Following the May elections, the Leader tasked a group with reviewing the elections, assessing what worked and what didn't, and produce recommendations to improve our campaigning for the future.

Our recommendations are available to party members and can be read below. 

Liverpool will not be taken in by warm words from First Minister

Scottish Liberal Democrat Leader Willie Rennie MSP today said that people in the north of England will not be taken in by warm words from the First Minister over his independence plans.

Lynne Featherstone discusses progress in eliminating FGM

Liberal Democrats are breaking the taboo on Female Genital Mutilation (FGM). Our goal is to end FGM within a generation

Liberal Democrat International Development Minister Lynne Featherstone is working to end FGM in the UK and in other parts of the world, and to increase awareness of the issue.

Looking ahead to next week's Girl Summit, Lynne discusses progress in eliminating FGM. 

Lifting the lid on the gender pay gap

Large companies will be legally required to publish the difference between what they pay men and women, under manifesto plans set out by Liberal Democrats today.

Liberal Democrats would make it a legal requirement for companies employing more than 250 people to publish the average pay of their male and female workers.

Ed Davey writes: Investing in Green Energy

Today I published the Government’s first ever Energy Investment Report.  It shows how Liberal Democrats in Government have delivered on jobs and investment in energy – particularly green energy - and shows the plan we now have for this to continue for decades to come.

Call Clegg 17th July

Nick Clegg takes your questions every Thursday from 9am on live LBC.

Watch the latest episode here. 

Alexander seeking chief constable meeting over armed police in Highlands

Scottish Liberal Democrat MP Danny Alexander is seeking a meeting with Police Scotland chief constable Sir Stephen House to discuss local concerns over the routine deployment of armed police in the Highlands.

Electricity generated by renewables has doubled since 2010

The amount of electricity generated from renewable sources has doubled since 2010.

A report released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) assesses the investment in UK energy and the progress being made. 

UK aerospace projects to receive £154m boost

Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg has announced a £154 million investment in research projects to keep the UK as a world leader in aerospace innovation. 

The investment will be used in four areas - which the UK excels in - wings, engines, aircraft structures and radio communications.