Events and Surgeries

Folkestone and Hythe Liberal Democrats keep in touch all year round through Councillors surgeries that are intended to allow local residents the chance to talk to their Councillor face to face with no appointment: just turn up.

We also run regular social events and meetups across the district. Learn more below!

Lib Dem Events and Surgeries Locally

Liberal Drinks

  • 13 Mar 2024
  • 6.00 pm - 7.30 pm
  • 47-49 Sandgate High St
    Sandgate,
    Folkestone
    CT20 3AH

A regular meet-up on the second Wednesday of every month for Liberal Democrat members, supporters and the Lib Dem curious in the Folkestone and Hythe area!

Simply come along for a social drink and a chat: no speeches, no leaflet delivery. It's a "buy your own" event (sorry!) but come along and say hello to our Councillors, campaigners, members and friends.

The Providence Inne is on Sandgate High Street - there is free parking from 6pm at Castle Road Car Park in Sandgate which is two minutes walk away and often on street nearby as well.


Liberal Drinks

  • 10 Apr 2024
  • 6.00 pm - 7.30 pm
  • 47-49 Sandgate High St
    Sandgate,
    Folkestone
    CT20 3AH

A regular meet-up on the second Wednesday of every month for Liberal Democrat members, supporters and the Lib Dem curious in the Folkestone and Hythe area!

Simply come along for a social drink and a chat: no speeches, no leaflet delivery. It's a "buy your own" event (sorry!) but come along and say hello to our Councillors, campaigners, members and friends.

The Providence Inne is on Sandgate High Street - there is free parking from 6pm at Castle Road Car Park in Sandgate which is two minutes walk away and often on street nearby as well.


Liberal Drinks

  • 08 May 2024
  • 6.00 pm - 7.30 pm
  • 47-49 Sandgate High St
    Sandgate,
    Folkestone
    CT20 3AH

A regular meet-up on the second Wednesday of every month for Liberal Democrat members, supporters and the Lib Dem curious in the Folkestone and Hythe area!

Simply come along for a social drink and a chat: no speeches, no leaflet delivery. It's a "buy your own" event (sorry!) but come along and say hello to our Councillors, campaigners, members and friends.

The Providence Inne is on Sandgate High Street - there is free parking from 6pm at Castle Road Car Park in Sandgate which is two minutes walk away and often on street nearby as well.

Lib Dem Events Nationally

One-to-One Compliance Appointments

  • 02 Jan 2024
  • 12.00 am - 12.00 am

Need to discuss a Compliance or Data Protection matter in depth? 

Email the Compliance Team via compliance@libdems.org.uk with an outline of your query - we’ll pair you with one of our specialists for a 15-minute online / phone appointment.


Canvassing in Canalside

  • 01 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 12.00 pm
  • Woodham Waye
    Woking
    GU21 5SW

Join the Woking-wide team in this canvassing session for all canvassers across the borough. New and experienced canvassers welcome and all training provided. 

Please meet on Friday 1 March at 10am at the junction Woodham Lane and Woodham Waye; but it's no problem to get there at any time during the session, just contact Faisal Mumtaz on 07894 402454 when you arrive.

Remember, canvassers who make 100 contacts a month will become members of our prestigious 100 club! Details coming soon...


Inverness South By-Election Action Day with Alex Cole-Hamilton

  • 01 Mar 2024
  • 10.30 am - 4.00 pm
  • Cradlehall Court
    Inverness
    IV2 5WD

Come and help Alex Cole-Hamilton as he joins our Inverness by-election candidate, Jonathon Chartier, and the Highland Team door-knocking in Cradlehall. First-time canvassers can be paired with someone experienced. All help is appreciated, if you're free please come along and give it a go. If you’re only able to make part of the day – that’s ok!


Contact for the day: Declan Gallacher 07969 372159

South West London GLA Launch

  • 01 Mar 2024
  • 5.30 pm - 8.00 pm
  • Canbury Gardens,
    London
    KT2 5AU

Join local MPs to launch Gareth Roberts South West London GLA campaign!

 

St David's Day Quiz and Supper

As part of this year's spring Welsh Liberal Democrat conference in Cardiff, the Cardiff and Vale local party will be hosting a St David's Day Quiz and Supper at the conference hotel - Novotel Cardiff, Schooner Way, Cardiff, CF10 4RT.

We will be celebrating our patron saint and national day on Friday 01 March at 7.30pm.

The event will feature a quiz, sandwich buffet and raffle. It will be a great way to catch up with friends.

International Women's day 2024. Inspire Inclusion

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 12.00 am - 3.00 pm
  • floor 5
    1 Vincent Square,
    London
    SW1P 2PN

The Lib Dem Diversity team along with Lib Dem Women, Young Liberals, and Lib Dem LGBT+ are excited to invite you to Lib Dem HQ to celebrate International Women's Day 2024.

The afternoon will be filled with celebration and engaging conversations for women and girls.

We welcome all Women, including Young Women and Girls with their Mums

The first 10 lucky sign ups aged 11-18 will receive a golden pass for a Parliamentary Tour, which will take place on the day.

Light Lunch will be provided for all.

Places are limited please RSVP by 27th of February

 

Welsh Liberal Democrats Spring Conference 2024

Thank you for registering for the Welsh Liberal Democrats Spring Conference 2024.

Registration is open to members of the Welsh Liberal Democrats, other members of the Liberal Democrats from outside Wales, and the general public or those representing organisations.

Party members who are under 18, full-time students or on benefits are eligible for a discounted concession rate. Please scroll for the appropriate category of registration for you.

The Conference Dinner will be taking place on the evening of Saturday 2nd March. Tickets for the dinner are available at the very bottom.

If you are representing the press or media, or are a member of party or Parliamentary staff please contact conference@welshlibdems.org.uk for registration details.


Surrey Heath Action Morning

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 9.30 am - 12.00 pm

St Pauls Ward - Meet outside St Paul's Church at 0930am.

Bassett Action Day

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 6.00 pm
  • Hill Lane
    Southampton
    SO16 7AY

As spring approaches and the days grow longer, join us to support our Romsey and Southampton North PPC Geoff Cooper and our Bassett Cllr Sarah Wood win in 2024.

We have loads of deliveries and doors to knock.

After the amazing success of our recent Swaythling ward action days (1,200 doors knocked with multiple team across the ward), lets see if we can knock on more doors.

See you there


Sevenoaks Town Action day with Ian Bradley

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
  • 8 Crownfields
    Sevenoaks
    TN13 1EF

Sevenoaks Lib Dems are meeting, leafleting, and canvassing with Professor Ian Bradley. 

50 years ago, Ian Bradley stood as the Liberal Candidate, and to celebrate that we are doing our leafleting and canvassing event with him.

Picture: Chris Heaton

Marlborough Action Day

First contested Marlborough Town Council Election in 13 Years...We have to win it!

Action Day this Saturday to deliver 1700 leaflets across Marlborough East. With 15 people it splits to about 100 each - so just 2 hours pleasant walking and letterbox stuffing!  With a pub lunch afterwards.

Delivery Day in Horley East and Salfords

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 5.30 pm
  • 166 Brookfield Dr
    Horley
    RH6 9TA

Delivery Action Day!

We have a huge backlog in Horley East and we need your help to get those letters delivered!

Meet 10am at Cafè Ivy, 166 Brookfield Dr, Horley RH6 9TA.

Light lunch will be provided at 1pm, same place.

Join us even for 1-2 hours.

Trafford Spring Coffee Morning

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 1.00 pm
  • 203 Woodhouse Lane East
    Timperley
    Altrincham
    WA15 6AS

It’s coffee and cake time! Bring the whole family.

Entry fee: Adults £5, kids free

Enjoy a relaxed atmosphere plus all the coffee and cake you can drink and eat. 



 

South Cambs Action Day with Ed Davey

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
  • Gog Magog Way
    Stapleford
    Cambridge
    CB22 5BQ

Join Pippa Heylings and the South Cambs team for our Stapleford action day with Extra Special Guest Ed Davey. 

There will be something available for everyone so please come along and join the team!

Chesham Action Day: Saturday 2nd March

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
  • Ridgeway Close
    Chesham
    HP5 2EP

Get ready to hit the ground running for our Chesham Action Day next week. With the general election looming, every moment now counts! When? Saturday 2nd March 10am-4pm. Where? Meet at 6, Ridgeway Close, Chesham, HP5 2EP. Canvassing and delivery opportunities will be available. 



Walton South action day

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 3.00 pm
  • Walton
    Walton on Thames
    KT12 1BY

We recently held a successful action day in Molesey West so we have decided to host another in Walton South on the 2nd March, 10am-3pm. 

We will be gathering at our office, 50a High Street, Walton, KT12 1BY. There is lots to get involved in including canvassing, deliveries and admin tasks. 

Parking can be found at Ashley Park Car Park, 197 Ashley Park Ave, Walton-on-Thames KT12 1ET. 

March Action Day

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
  • 247-249 Wimbledon Park Road
    London
    SW18 5RJ

On Saturday 2 March, we will be holding our first Action Day of the year in Southfields.

The Action Day will be split in two halves: from 10am to 1pm; and 2pm to 4pm. You are welcome to come in the morning, or afternoon, or all day if you can.

We will be returning to Southfields Polling District C to provide people with leaflets that outline the results of a survey we carried out just before Christmas as well as update residents on the work the Lib Dems is doing.

We'll also be door-knocking and talking to voters, building up support and letting people know what we're up to.

The event will be attended and run by our two candidates: Sue Wixley (London Assembly) and Kieren McCarthy (Putney).


Come if you want to:

  • Meet and chat with our candidates 
  • Begin our 2024 election campaign in style
  • Help us build support in a key part of Putney
  • Get some easy exercise with fun thrown in


Action Day with Sarah Olney MP - Saturday 2nd March

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 10.30 am - 4.30 pm
  • Church Lane
    Berkhamsted
    HP4 2AX

The Harpenden & Berkhamsted Lib Dems are excited to announce that we'll be continuing our General Election campaign with another special guest...

On Saturday 2nd March, we'll be hosting an Action Day with Sarah Olney, MP for Richmond Park, and Liberal Democrat spokesperson for the Treasury and Business & Industrial Strategy.

Our base for the day will be the Old Court House, Church Lane, HP4 2AX, located just a stone's throw from Berkhamsted Train Station.

We'll be kicking things off at 10:30 with an action-packed day of door-knocking and leaflet delivery, breaking for lunch around 13:00 to refuel for the afternoon session.

We'd love to see as many of you as possible, so if you're free on Saturday 2nd March, even if only for a few hours, then please come and join us - your help will be very much appreciated :D

Thank you for all your support,

Victoria & the Harpenden & Berkhamsted Lib Dem Team


Rotherhithe Action Afternoon: Saturday, 2 March

  • 02 Mar 2024
  • 12.30 pm - 4.30 pm
  • Brunel Road
    London
    SE16 4LF

On Saturday, 2 March, Southwark Liberal Democrats will be holding our Action Afternoon in Rotherhithe, with special guest, Rob Blackie, London Mayoral Candidate.

We'll be out doorknocking and talking to voters about the upcoming London Assembly and Mayoral elections in May.

The Action Afternoon will be split into two halves: from 12:30pm to 2pm and 3pm to 4:30pm. You are welcome to come during either session or all afternoon if you can.

We'll have a break for lunch at Servewell Cafe, 4-6 West Lane, London, SE16 4NY (2pm to 3pm), and a post Action Afternoon drinks at The Brunel Pub, 47 Swan Road, London, SE16 4JN from 4:30pm.