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

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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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Equal Power, Diversity and how we make change happen

The evening is hosted by Southwark Liberal Democrats and is entitled 'Equal Power, Diversity and how we make change happen...' and will take place from 18:30 on Monday 16th April 2018 at the Half Moon Pub in Herne Hill. Speakers include Jo Swinson, Deputy Leader of the Liberal Democrats and Meli...

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Electing Liberal Democrat Women Councillors

We often express our concerns that so few women are elected - either at local or parliamentary level. Recently, the Fawcett Society and the Institute for Public Policy Research looked at women both as elected representatives and as candidates. The results were quite stark.

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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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