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Welcome to the online home of the South Norfolk Liberal Democrats

"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. We champion the freedom, dignity and well being of individuals. We acknowledge and respect their right to freedom of conscience and their right to develop their talents to the full. We aim to disperse power, to foster diversity and to nurture creativity. We believe that the role of the state is to enable all citizens to attain these ideals, to contribute fully to their communities and to take part in the decisions which affect their lives."

From the Preamble to the Liberal Democrat Party Constitution.

If You share our views, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Please contact: Richard Carden, Capel Farm, Denton, Harleston, Norfolk, IP20 0AW.
Tel 01986 788279, email r.carden@btinternet.com or use the contact us link in the menu.

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Recent updates

  • Page: Feb 20, 2017


    PRESS RELEASE:20 February 2017


    As Norfolk County Council meets (20/2/17) to set new budget, Liberal Democrats will be calling on for cuts to programmes which provide vital help and support to thousands of vulnerable people to be scaled back

  • Article: Feb 20, 2017
    • Peers debate Article 50 bill paving way for start of Brexit
    • Theresa May wants to invoke Article 50 - the formal two-year mechanism by which a state must leave the EU - by the end of March
    • Peers will seek to guarantee the rights of EU citizens currently living in the UK and the role of Parliament in scrutinising the Brexit process
    • Follow our live coverage of today's events
  • Article: Feb 17, 2017

    Tens of thousands of deaths could be linked to cuts to health and social care, a new research paper by the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine and University of Oxford has found.

    The researchers concluded that "the evidence points to a major failure of the health system, possibly exacerbated by failings in social care".

  • Article: Feb 16, 2017

    Text messages have warned Muslim voters they will be condemned to hell if they do not vote Labour in the Stoke-on-Trent Central by-election, it has been reported.

    The Stoke-on-Trent Central Liberal Democrats have called on the Labour Party to condemn the campaign of misinformation taking place under their name in Stoke-on-Trent and suspend any activists involved in the text scandal.

  • Article: Feb 12, 2017
    By Tracy Scoggins

    More change for Diss - our Post Office is one of 37 that may be closed within the next 18 months, to be replaced with a retail partnership arrangement. There will be a six week public consultation before the final decision is made.

    Diss Post Office ANL-160601-145942009 See the News report from the Diss Express

  • Article: Feb 2, 2017
    By Caroline Ackroyd

    We have just seen the launch of Dementia Friendly Norwich.

    Cllr Caroline Ackroyd is currently chairing a steering group in Eaton which has already initiated dementia-friendly information sessions in our area. They aim to make it possible for someone living with dementia to live as normal a life as possible for as long as possible in their home, amongst ordinary people.

  • Article: Jan 26, 2017

    Theresa May has been urged to "look Trump in the eye" and stand up to some of the US President's most controversial stances.

    The Prime Minister is preparing to meet Mr Trump for the first time.

    Liberal Democrat Shadow Foreign Secretary Tom Brake said: "The Prime Minister has said strong words about the American President from the safety of Westminster with a cheering mob of Tory MPs behind her, so my message is this: will you look Trump in the eye and say the same thing you've said here?

  • Article: Jan 24, 2017

    The Liberal Democrats have attacked the government's industrial strategy, revealing that many sectors face a potential loss of funding due to uncertainty over Britain's future relationship with Europe.

    Chris Fox, Liberal Democrat industrial spokesperson, said: "The biggest danger facing British Industry is the loss of access to the Single Market and the possible loss of membership of the Customs Union.