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


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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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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Conference supports tougher action on banks and bonuses

This morning the Liberal Democrats overwhelmingly voted in favour of taking tougher action on banks an bonuses. In a highly topical debate delegates applauded proposals put forward by the Social Liberal Forum to, amongst other things: • break up banks

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Questions from Social Liberal Forum Members to The Rt. Hon Dr Vince Cable, January 2011

Jon asks: The last serious survey on the subject, about 10 years ago, showed that graduates earn on average some £600,000 more than non-graduates over their working career. I don’t think there can be any debate about the fairness of

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SLF amendments to motions

Saturday 9.15 – F3 – Community Futures At end of Motion F3 (line 85), insert: Conference believes that voluntary work is boosted more effectively by the concrete measures set out in these policies, and by adequate public funding for the

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