A massive Lib Dem thank you to those that came tonight to our event with Phil Bennion! *hugs*. At the event, a plurality of topics were discussed, including: food security, Britain’s place in the EU, the situation in Hungary, the free-trade deal with NAFTA, Turkey, the Copenhagen Criteria, and vergangenheitsbewältigung!
We are always open to suggestions for future events; please get in touch with any ideas/things that you would to like to see from us 😀
Much Liberal love,
Your UB LibDems Committee
We are delighted to be hosting the Liberal Democrat MEP for the West Midlands this Friday!
The evening will provide a chance to ask questions about the future of the European Union, some of the challenges it faces, and the role of the Liberal Democrats in Europe.
Regardless of your political affiliation, we hope to see you there!
The UoB Liberal Democrat Society Extraordinary General Meeting
Lib Dems EGM – Friday, 1st of March 2013
On Friday, the University of Birmingham Liberal Democrats held an extraordinary General Meeting to elect the position of Treasurer. Sam Jones was elected to the position of Treasurer.
See the minutes below for more information.
In attendance – Jonny Wharrad (Chair), Matthew Dougherty (Vice Chair), Ellis Palmer (Secretary), Sam Jones.
Apologies – John Belsham, Hannah Lane, Oliver Ingamells, James Phillips
Election for Treasurer
Sam Jones Stood
In his speech, he outlined his experience as part of the Politics Society committee, and with Birmingham Friends of the Earth. He stated how this would benefit the society, and that he felt he could contribute to the committee. He emphasised his responsibility, and punctuality to all events.
RON was also a candidate in this election.
Sam Jones won
The meeting was concluded. We will now seek a handover meeting at the earliest possible opportunity.