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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,
7 Rayner Street,
Horbury,
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Wallington South: Winning here again

We’re thrilled with our successful by-election result in Wallington South ward in Sutton. It feels good to be winning again, writes Sutton Council Leader Ruth Dombey.

And in case you’re thinking - hah! Sutton! Lib Dem held seat in Lib Dem run Council and in a Lib Dem MP’s constituency - easy peasy! Well, you’d be wrong.

Lib Dems storm to victory in Wallington South

The Carshalton and Wallington Lib Dems have achieved a brilliant win in the Wallington South by election.

David Bellotti (1943 -2015)

Former Liberal Democrat Member of Parliament for Eastbourne, David Bellotti sadly passed away yesterday morning after battling an illness. 

UK drug laws no longer have any credibility

Liberal Democrat Home Affairs Spokesperson, Brian Paddick, has called for an overhaul of UK Drugs policy.

He said that the Government’s new Psychoactive Substances Bill “adds to the confusion and further undermines the credibility of UK drugs laws.”

Lib Dem leadership nominations close

Nominations closed this afternoon for the next leader of the Liberal Democrats.

Former Health Minister Norman Lamb and former party President Tim Farron have put themselves forward.

Nick Clegg’s tribute to Charles Kennedy

In a dedicated Commons session for Charles Kennedy today, Nick Clegg reflected on Charles' wisdom, humour and courage.

Nick's speech is as follows:

Welsh Lib Dems lead debate in Wales on human rights

The Welsh Liberal Democrats are leading the debate in Wales on human rights, by calling on the National Assembly to unite against plans by the Tory UK Government to repeal the Human Rights Act 1998. This follows on from the protest held in London to protect the Human Rights Act, which saw a huge Lib Dem turn out.

Charles Kennedy (1959-2015)

It is with great sadness that we announce the death of former leader of the Liberal Democrats, Charles Kennedy.

Liberal Democrats will fight any attempt to weaken fundamental rights

Today (Wednesday 27 May) Nick Clegg will respond to the Queen's Speech for the Liberal Democrats.

In his first intervention in the House of Commons since the election, Nick will say:

Tom Brake: the Human Rights Act

Tom Brake, the Liberal Democrat MP for Carshalton and Wallington, has written about the Tories' plans to abolish the Human Rights Act. You can back our campaign to protect it here.

Tom writes: