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This is the official web site of Gloucester Liberal Democrats. Read about our campaigns, our councillors and how we can all work together to make our city a better place to live.

For the Liberal Democrats, local government is key - localism, community politics, and a real commitment to devolved power are all hallmarks of the Liberal Democrat approach.

We pride ourselves on working hard all year round, not just at election time.

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Latest News

  • Councillor Joanne Brown and Ashley Bowkett
    Article: Jun 17, 2019

    Gloucester Liberal Democrats have announced their candidate for the forthcoming by-election in Barnwood ward.

    Local resident Ashley Bowkett is hoping to win the seat when voters go to the polls next month.

    The by-election has been caused by the sudden death of long-serving and well-respected Conservative councillor for the area, Lise Noakes.

  • Chuka Ummuna
    Article: Jun 14, 2019
    I went into politics to put something back into the community I am from and to take our country in a progressive direction. My progressive values lead me to strive to work for a fair and open Britain, which has a strong, mixed market economy, in which everyone can achieve their dreams regardless of their background.
  • Lib Dem Banner Ver 2
    Article: Jun 14, 2019
    The Liberal Democrats are delighted to announce that the party now has a record number of members following its successes in the recent local and European elections.
    There are now over 105,480 full members of the party, able to vote in the upcoming leadership contest, with 20,000 of those joining since last months local elections.
  • Article: Jun 13, 2019

    Gloucestershire's police and crime commissioner inadvertently broke the law when he posed for a photograph with TV presenter Nick Knowles outside Cheltenham Magistrates' Court.

    Martin Surl was photographed with the DIY SOS star on the steps of the courthouse after Mr Knowles was banned from the roads for six months for speeding and using a mobile phone while driving.

  • Sebastian Field and the Liberal Democrat team
    Article: Jun 10, 2019

    Gloucester Liberal Democrats have announced their candidate for the forthcoming by-election in Podsmead ward.
    Experienced former councillor and ex-Mayor of Gloucester Sebastian Field will be the challenger to Labour.

    The by-election has been caused by the sudden resignation of the Labour city councillor for the area, Deborah Smith.