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East Devon Liberal Democrats

"Changing Britain's Future: no one shall be enslaved by poverty, ignorance or conformity"
Liberal Democrat Constitution

Agitating to achieve a stronger economy and fairer society across East Devon and beyond

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National Leadership Contest

We now have a new leader in Jo Swinson and look forward to working together for the future.

Click here to listen to her inspiring acceptance speech, we recommend listening from 34:19 onwards.

Jo Swinson Leader

Local News

Welcome to the many new members and supporters that have recently joined us here in East Devon,many since Jo was elected on 22nd July.

Congratulations to Caroline and Martin for their success being elected as MEPs for the South West, click to get to know them, and follow them on social media to keep up to date with what they are doing on our behalf.

May local elections results

Our East Devon local party members standing on EDDC

Broadclyst: Sarah Chamberlain and Eleanor Rylance

Exe Valley: Fabian King

Exmouth Brixington: Andrew Colman

Exmouth Town: Eileen Wragg

Exmouth Withycombe Raleigh: Steve Gazzard and Brenda Taylor

Click here to see why people vote for local Liberal Democrats

Click here to see what Liberal Democrats believe

Finger on the pulse: national party updates

  • Article: Sep 21, 2019

    The Liberal Democrats are the strongest Remain party in the UK - and we demand better than Brexit.

    If you think our country is heading in the wrong direction, and you want to change things, you can. Join us.

  • Article: Sep 21, 2019

    The last 24 hours have been a bit, well, odd.

    Most of the British political establishment seems to be whipping themselves into a frenzy over our member's decision to revoke article 50 if we win the next election.

    First, an audience member at #BBCQT asked this:

  • Article: Sep 21, 2019
    By Sal Brinton

    At Conference I marked your - our members and supporters - amazing contribution over the last six months since Spring Conference and I want to repeat my thanks to all of you in this newsletter.

    We asked you to all go on the Stop Brexit march on 20 March to make it clear we are the strongest Remain party. You did that.

  • Article: Sep 19, 2019

    Britain's railways are essential to everyday life - they transport millions to and from work and around the country day in, day out.

    Unfortunately, all too often our trains are late, crowded or cancelled. Ticketing is a confusing mess and the railways and their rolling stock are in desperate need of investment.

  • Article: Sep 19, 2019

    It's no secret: crime rates in the UK have been rising.

    Brutal knife and gun crimes have become a sad fixture of our headlines, while conviction rates for offences including violent robberies and sexual assaults have experienced an alarming decline.

    Why?

    Since 2015, the Conservatives have cut £1bn from police budgets while resolutely maintaining that falling policing numbers have nothing to do with rising crime.

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