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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: Oct 13, 2021

    Join the team in the East Midlands!

    We are looking for two enthusiastic people to join the East Midlands Lib Dem team, to help us build and support the Region working towards the next General Election. There are two roles being advertised currently and the closing date for both is midnight on Friday 29th October. Interviews are expected in the w/c Mon 1st and w/c 8th November.

  • Michael Mullaney
    Article: Oct 1, 2021

    Leicestershire County Council has given it's unanimous backing to a campaign by Cancer Research UK to increase funding for public health prevention services.

    A motion proposed by leader of Leicestershire Lib Dems Councillor Michael Mullaney calling for support for the campaign got support from all parties. Michael Mullaney said "Almost every family in Leicestershire will have been affected by cancer. Each year around 4,000 people in the county develop cancer and sadly around 2,000 die from it.

  • Michael Mullaney
    Article: Sep 20, 2021
    The leader of the opposition on Leicestershire County Council has raised at a national party conference the issue of tens of thousands of local families in Leicestershire, Leicester and Rutland being about to be hit by a big cut in their income.
    Councillor Michael Mullaney leader of the Opposition on Leicestershire County Council spoke at the national Lib Dem Conference and raised the plight of thousands of local families who will be hit by a £20 a week cut in Universal Credit at the beginning of October.
  • Article: Sep 10, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    We wish all observers of the Ganesh Chathuri a happy occasion from the Liberal Democrats in Leicester to residents and members across the city.

  • Article: Sep 10, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    We wish all observers of the Ganesh Chathuri a happy occasion from the Liberal Democrats in Leicester to residents and members across the city.

  • Article: Sep 6, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    We wish all who are observing the Rosh Hashanah across Leicester and beyond our very best wishes from the Liberal Democrats in Leicester.

  • Scott
    Article: Sep 5, 2021
    By Scott Kennedy-Lount, Treasurer, Leicester Liberal Democrats in Leicester Mercury and Leicestershire Live, Saturday September 4th, 2021

    The Leicester Mercury highlighted on Wednesday 1st September a motorists issue with parking in one of the privately run car parks in the City Centre.

    Leicester Liberal Democrats Treasurer, Scott Kennedy-Lount wrote to the Leicester Mercury (published on September 4th) raising points of "trust and faith" being required in car parking in Leicester highlighting experiences at both Dover Street car park in the city centre and at Watermead Park (City side) at Alderton Close.

  • Liberal Democrats from across Leicestershire stand before the Leicester Pride Parade around the city centre (Scott Kennedy-Lount)
    Article: Sep 5, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    Members of the Liberal Democrats came from across Leicestershire yesterday to stand side by side with other organisations in the Parade from the county for the Leicester Pride festival.

    A sea of colour, smiles and positivity left the Curve Theatre around midday with the prosession being led by a mini fire engine taking the route along Rutland Street, Humberstone Gate, High Street, Loseby Lane, Millstone Lane, Market Street, King Street and along New Walk where music and dance from Sambando Leics greeted the walkers arriving at the junction of New Walk and Granville Road.

  • Article: Aug 28, 2021
    By Leicester Liberal Democrats

    The Leicester Liberal Democrats are aware of the GiveOut group opening their Emergency Fund to assist LGBTQ+ Afghans at risk after recent events.

    Further details and how to donate can be found in the link below:


  • Anita Prabhakar PPC Leicester South
    Article: Aug 23, 2021
    By philip smith in Lib Dem Voice

    By | Thu 19th August 2021 (First published on Lib Dem Voice )

    Disability is something which is not by choice but by accident or misfortune, as all of us want to be healthy and lead a perfect life. But sometimes we are the victim of time and circumstances, and we must lead the kind of life due to our disability that we never imagined.