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Recent updates

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  • Winning
    Article: Jul 13, 2018

    LIB DEMS GAIN southwold & reydon seat from the tories and get the FIRST WAVENEY district COUNCILLOR SINCE 2008

    David beavan elected with a majority of 698.

    Congratulations to David Beavan and his fantastic team of supporters for a brilliant campaign and magnificent result.

    David has campaigned locally long and hard against the second homes taxation loophole and lack of affordable housing and this result is well deserved. David, who was the runner up in last years County Council election took the seat from the tories with 71.38% of the vote. With a local electoral agreement in place, the Green Party endorsed David and the voters clearly switched their votes on a massive scale.

  • Vote today
    Article: Jul 12, 2018


    in Southwold & Reydon and in Pakefield


    VOTE David Beavan for Southwold & Reydon

    VOTE Adam Robertson for Pakefield


    Polling Stations open from 7am until 10pm

    Published and promoted by Chris Thomas on behalf of David Beavan and Adam Robertson (Liberal Democrats) all at 3, Oatlands Close, Lowestoft NR33 8LN

  • Ballot Box
    Article: Jul 11, 2018


    Thursday 12th July 2018


    Polling stations open from 7am until 10pm at


    Methodist Church Hall, East Green, Southwold


    Reydon Village Hall, Reydon

    This is a four way contest for Waveney District Council

    The Liberal Democrat Candidate is David Beavan

  • Felixstowe Lib Dem Pint
    Article: Jul 1, 2018

    Party Leader's visit to Felixstowe

    Vince Cable met party members and supporters at Felixstowe on Saturday when he and his wife Rachel joined the local branch's 30th birthday celebrations.

    Vince meets local Liberal Democrats at Felixstowe and cuts the Lib Dems 30th Birthday cake with East Suffolk Party President Harry Dangerfield and Jan Candy

  • Adam Robertson
    Article: Jun 29, 2018

    Former High Kirkley School student and local community campaigner Adam Roberston is the Liberal Democrat candidate in the Waveney District Council by-election in Pakefield.

    Adam has been an active campaigner for the Third Crossing in Lowestoft and has worked to get a resolution to the congestion problems in Carlton Colville. Adam and his team have been highly critical of the recent decison by Waveney District Councillors to increase their expense allowances by over 28%.

You are invited...

Want to discuss a political topic? Interested in the Liberal Democrats? Or would you just like to have a pleasant get-together with a drink and a chat (politics optional)? Please come along to an informal meet-up with members of our local groups & branches. All welcome - the more, the merrier. The Woodbridge & District Lib Dem Pint is held on the third Wednesday of the month, at The Old Mariner in Woodbridge.

Southwold & Reydon meet for a Lib Dem Pint at the Southwold Sailing Club starting in May 2018

If you need help with Suffolk Services, or if you are concerned about local issues, do come along and talk to Caroline Page, Liberal Democrat County Councillor for Woodbridge, who holds a regular monthly surgery on the third Saturday of the month, at Woodbridge Library. (Please note that Caroline does not hold a surgery in August.) You can also contact Caroline by email on or by telephone on 07545 423837.

Caroline Page

Woodbridge County Councillor Surgery with Caroline Page (Lib Dem)

Saturday 21st July, 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Woodbridge Library, New Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 1DT

Woodbridge & District

Woodbridge & District Lib Dem Pint

Wednesday 18th July, 7 p.m. onwards The Old Mariner, 26 New Street, Woodbridge, Suffolk IP12 1DX

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