Patsy Calton Award 2019

Every year, Lib Dem Women present the Patsy Calton Award to an inspiration woman. Patsy was M.P. for Cheadle until her untimely death in 2005 not long after she'd been re-elected and we celebrate her life by recognising women in the party who follow in her footsteps by being an inspiration to oth...

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LDW spring meet up with cocktails

We'll be hosting a cocktail reception at the York Priory Guest House, on Saturday 16th March at 6pm.  Join us and meet other Lib Dem Women. Please RSVP to ensure the cocktails don't run out!

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Demanding Equality not Austerity

Bread and Roses On Saturday 19th January Lib Dem Women will be marching with thousands of others to demand equality not austerity, will you be joining us? Join us on Saturday! The Women’s March for 2019 is named after the 1912 ‘Bread and Roses’ rally, which revolutionised workers rights for women...

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Brexit: its effect on women

Brexit: its effect on Women   Ever since the fateful result was announced the Lib Dems, NGOs, charities and thinktanks have been advising that some groups are going to come off disproportionately worse if we should leave the EU irrelevant of the deal struck.  It has now become increasingly clear ...

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Improvements to data collection

Collecting Data to make Society Safer As Lib Dems we are naturally cautious about the amount of data officials collect about us and how this data is used.  A recent publication by the European Institute for Gender Equality has highlighted that the paucity of data collection in some areas is leadi...

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97000 People per year

97000 People Per Year Throughout the 16 days of activism we are highlighting differant aspects of gender based violence across differant media hoping to raise issues with the largest possible audience.  Yesterday Lib dem Voice published the article 97,000 People per year.  The aim of the article...

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Liberal Democrat Women

"Liberal Democrat Women, holding firmly to the philosophy and objectives of the Liberal Democrats and to the vision of a fair, free and open society, oppose all entrenched forms of privilege and reject all prejudice and discrimination wherever it is found. In particular we are pledged to eliminate all inequality based upon gender."

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