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  • Escaping Hitler
    Event: Feb 11, 2016 7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
    Swan House, 7 St Lucia Court, 38 Yarmouth Road, Norwich NR7 0EQ

    Norwich North Liberal Democrats invite you to a presentation and book signing of Escaping Hitler: A Jewish Boy's Quest for Freedom and His Future, the debut biography from Phyllida Scrivens, with foreword by Shirley Williams. The book explores the remarkable life of Joe Stirling, 91 year old Norwich resident, former Kindertransport Boy, Labour Activist, pioneering Travel Agent, senior member of Lions Clubs International and Sheriff of Norwich.

  • Article: Feb 9, 2016

    Today the Liberal Democrats are leading an Opposition Day Debate on Housing, to highlight the problems of rising house prices and too few affordable homes. Tim Farron has written the following article for Times Red Box:

    Today is a Liberal Democrat led debate in the Commons. I think when you pick a debate like this, the public get to see what kind of party you are and where your priorities lie.

  • Beadle Pudding Club
    Event: Mar 5, 2016 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    The Old King's Head, Haveringland Road, Haveringland, NR10 4PT

    Veronica and Stuart Beadle invite you to join them at their home on Saturday 5th March for their famous Pudding Club.

    From trifle to treacle tart, crumble to Christmas cake, pie to Pavlova - all tastes are catered for!

    Cost is £7 and as well as this fantastic range of puddings, also includes some soup to get things underway.

    Prizes for the raffle/auction welcomed.

    Please RSVP by telephone to stuart.beadle@btconnect.com.

  • Article: Feb 4, 2016

    The Liberal Democrats have made an official complaint over the content of UKIP's party political broadcast for inciting racial and religious hatred.

    The presentation and tone of the broadcast is focused on provoking negative and hostile reactions.

    The broadcast clearly uses images, music and misleading information to inflame racial tension - a direct breach of BBC and Ofcom rules.

  • Julian Huppert and apprentice Jo Start
    Event: Feb 20, 2016 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    Best Western George Hotel, Arlington Lane, Norwich, NR2 2DA

    Norwich South Liberal Democrats are delighted to announce that Dr Julian Huppert, former MP for Cambridge, will be the guest speaker at our annual dinner on Saturday 20 February - although Julian won't be doing the cooking!

    Julian will give a talk entitled, "Parliament & beyond, effective public policy."

  • Lynne Featherstone
    Article: Feb 2, 2016

    Liberal Democrat Spokesperson for Energy and Climate Change Lynne Featherstone has tabled a fatal motion in the House of Lords against the Government cuts to Feed-in Tariffs.

    The staggering 65 per cent cuts to Feed-in Tariffs will be debated today (2nd February). These plans will shrink the currently thriving solar industry by over half its size and put 19,000 jobs at risk, according to the Government's own predictions.

  • Article: Jan 27, 2016

    There has been a dramatic rise in serious incidents in mental health trusts across England, including thousands of unexpected deaths and suicides, Liberal Democrats can reveal.

    The Liberal Democrats have uncovered figures which show more than 8,000 incidents were reported last year.

    The figures from NHS England were unearthed after an FOI request from the Liberal Democrat Health spokesperson Norman Lamb, and cover serious incidents reported between 2012-2013 and 2014-2015.

  • A pair of wedding rings (Jeff Belmonte. Licensed as Creative Commons Attribution 2.0.)
    Article: Jan 27, 2016

    Liberal Democrats are rallying to stop plans aimed at penalising up to one million single parents who move in with a new partner.

    The party has said changes to Universal Credit - dubbed the 'Love Tax' - could affect up to a million low income working single parents. It comes weeks after the Conservative government was dashed in its attempts to cut tax credits for families.