Congratulations to Christine Jardine, Layla Moran, Jo Swinson and Wera Hobhouse, our 4 newly elected female MPs!

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Real Living Wage

Real’ Living Wage increases by 2.9% outside London For some of the lowest earners in the UK todays news brought about a much needed pay rise.  Whilst the Government set levels for minimum wage remain low the voluntary National living Wage organisation rates are now 10.55p per hour (in London) for...

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Sexual Harassment of Women and Girls in Public Spaces

Women and Equalities Committee Report On October 23rd following months of dedicated research and questioning the Women and Equalities Comittee  published its' research report  'Sexual Harassment of Women and Girls in Public Places'.   Flo Clucas Chair of LDW wrote the following piece for Lib Dem ...

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A Skilled GirlForce

"On this International Day of the Girl, let us recommit to supporting every girl to develop her skills, enter the workforce on equal terms and reach her full potential." — UN Secretary-General António Guterres   Each year since 2012 October the 11th has been a day where we look to empower girls w...

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When disability makes a difference

Only 19% of women with learning disabilities have had a recent cervical screening, compared to 73% of the general population A recent article in Stylist explores some of the issues

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Brighton Conference 2018

The 2018 autumn conference directory is now out and looking busier than ever.  Please download your copy here   We would love to see you; at our stall, enjoying one of our fringe events, voting on our motion, discovering future LDW plans at our AGM, participating at training or drinking cocktails...

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UK Processions celebrating right to vote

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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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