Liberal Prime Ministers discuss Brexit negotiations
Liberal Prime Ministers and European Commissioners met in Brussels on Saturday 29 April ahead of the Special European Council Summit on Article 50 of the same day. Crucial topics were discussed such as the draft guideline for Brexit negotiations and the French presidential election.
European Women's Academy participants to meet for second 2017 session
This week, from 27 to 30 April, a group of 14 Liberal female politicians will meet in Germany for the second session of the 2017 European Women's Academy. The focus of this session will be on learning how to message in media and particularly social media.
Bulgarian government negotiations – comment from ALDE Party President
ALDE Party President Hans van Baalen MEP calls on Bulgarian EPP member party Gerb not to form a coalition with the extreme right-wing United Patriots. Bulgaria's future as a constructive member of the EU is much better served with a coalition with the pro-European ALDE member party MRF.
Liberal Democrats surpass 100,000 members
Earlier this week the Liberal Democrat membership surge took the party to a landmark 100,000 members, thanks to a staggering 12,500 joining since Theresa May announced the snap General Election last Tuesday. Reaching six figures makes the party bigger than it has been since the mid-1990s.