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Social Liberal Forum AGM 2011 Minutes

Social Liberal Forum held its AGM on Saturday 13th August in Birmingham. You can download the following documents in pdf format: AGM Minutes 13th August 2011 Accounts 2011        

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Sign the petition to keep the death penalty banned

Last week, the hitherto libertarian blogger Guido Fawkes announced that he was launching a petition on the new government e-petitions website to reinstate the right of the state to execute its citizens.  The rightwing media leapt on the story, giving

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Report on the Social Liberal Forum (Scotland) Meeting in Glasgow on 25 June

A small but vocal group of Lib Dem activists came together last Saturday in Glasgow to debate the current state of and prospects for the Party in Scotland.  Although mostly drawn from Glasgow and the West of Scotland members travelled

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Blogging about the SLF Conference

Bloggers have been writing up their impressions of the SLF Conference on 18th June. Here is a selection of them. Please add any that have been overlooked in the comments below. Brian Robson: Vince on Northern Rock : “It would

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Time to review student funding?

After all the pain the Lib Dems went through with the student funding policy, the least we could expect is that it would do what it said on the tin. But that has turned out not to be the case.

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Guest post: How do you pick an expert? by Mark Pack

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You need an expert. What do you do? Plenty of different ways of going about finding one, I’m sure. But I bet you don’t dig out the books from 20 years ago, look who was an expert back then, place

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Social Liberal Forum (Scotland) Meeting in Glasgow on 25 June

Following our successful fringe meeting at the Scottish Spring Conference in Perth, the Social Liberal Forum (Scotland) will hold a further meeting in Glasgow. The venue is Room 9 in Partick Burgh Hall, from 10.30am to 12.30pm on Saturday 25

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Press release: Social Liberal Forum Summer Conference

Liberalism, Equality and the State Vince Cable, Lee Chalmers, Evan Harris, Simon Hebditch, Simon Hughes,Chris Huhne, Will Hutton, Neal Lawson, Alex Marsh, Mark Pack, Ed Randell, Alexis Rowell, Naomi Smith, Claire Tyler, Halina Ward The Social Liberal Forum are proud

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A statement following the AV referendum and May 2011 election results

Liberal Democrats are reflecting on the likely and disappointing loss of the AV referendum, and difficult electoral results in Scotland, Wales and in English local elections. The Social Liberal Forum has said for some time that the party needed to show more publicly

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Lib Dems stand strong against damaging NHS changes

The article by Dr Evan Harris was published in the Guardian’s ‘Comment is Free’ section on 4th April 2011. Our determination to amend the health bill demonstrates the value of the junior coalition partner’s democratic processes There have been a

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