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Welcome to the Leicester City Liberal Democrats Website

The Liberal Democrats exist to build and safeguard a fair, free and open society, in which we seek to balance the fundamental values of liberty, equality and community, and in which no-one shall be enslaved by poverty, ignorance or conformity.

Recent updates

  • Article: May 15, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    We wish all associated with Leicester City Football Club sincere congratulations on winning their first FA Challenge Cup Final after winning against Chelsea this evening. Wishing them and their supporters across the county and beyond continued success for the future.

  • Michael Mullaney
    Article: May 14, 2021

    The main opposition party on Leicestershire County Council, the Liberal Democrats have elected a new leader and team to oppose the Conservative administration ay County Hall.

    Michael Mullaney Lib Dem County Councillor for Hinckley De Montfort was elected to the post by the Leicestershire Liberal Democrat group. This follows the decision of the long standing leader of the Leicestershire Lib Dems Simon Galton to stand down as leader.

  • Article: May 13, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    We wish all observers an Eid Mubarak from the Leicester Liberal Democrats

  • Event: May 20, 2021 7:00 PM
    The Old Horse, London Road

    Due to the current public health situation in England the Liberal Drinks event for March is suspended.

    Once the current situation improves we look forward to you joining us for the monthly Liberal Drinks get together at the Old Horse, London Road Leicester from 7pm every 3rd Thursday of every month.

    The Old Horse is situated on London Road opposite Victoria Park.

  • Article: May 9, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    Asit Sodha, our Liberal Democrat candidate polled 240 votes in Thursdays delayed North Evington by-election from a field of 9 candidates in the Leicester East constituency ward. The final tally placed the Liberal Democrats in 4th place in the ward election. The Labour Party candidate won
    with 3306 votes.

  • Article: May 9, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    Compared to 2016, the Liberal Democrat share of the vote for the position of Police and Crime Commissioner for Leicestershire and Rutland increased by 3% within the Unitary Authority of Leicester after the first round count after Thursdays poll.

    Although unsuccessful in the first round, Dr James Moore polled 5922 votes (9.28%) in the city. The total vote combined with the neighbouring authorities in the first round was 42951, a share of 17.5%.

  • North Evington Page One
    Article: May 2, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    Dr James Moore and Asit Sodha are the two Liberal Democrat's up for election on Thursday May 6th. Asit Sodha is our candidate in North Evington for the vacant Leicester City Council seat. Dr James Moore is our candidate across the City, County and Rutland as the Liberal Democrat candidate for the Police and Crime Commissioner.

  • Article: May 2, 2021

    Yesterday the Fire Safety Bill passed through Parliament without vital protection for leaseholders and tenants against exorbitant bills for fire remediation works.

    The government's failure to address the fire safety scandal properly is now a scandal in itself.

    The devastating consequences of this Bill passing cannot be overstated.

  • North Evington
    Article: May 2, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    Asit Sodha will represent the Liberal Democrats in Thursdays North Evington by-election to Leicester City Council for the vacant seat. The Election was due to take place a year ago but postponed due to the pandemic. A social distanced team have been out delivering the Focus in the ward.

    Published and promoted by Alan Fox on behalf of the Liberal Democrats all at 59 St Albans Road, Leicester. LE2 1GF.

  • Article: Apr 25, 2021

    Being a carer can be rewarding and full of love.

    900,000 full-time unpaid carers rely on Carer's Allowance

    But it's far from glamorous. It can be relentless and exhausting.

    900,000 full-time unpaid carers rely on Carer's Allowance - but at just £67.25 a week, it's not nearly enough.

    More than a third of those on Carer's Allowance are struggling to make ends meet.