Time for the Lib Dems to capitalise on their cities’ opportunity

Andrew Carter writes in the Liberal Democrat Voice about our fringe event at the Lib Dem Conference in Glasgow and how cities will be crucial to winning the 2015 election.

Press release published on 26 October 2014

There has been a flurry of interest in cities and the economic regeneration of the North from all sides of the political spectrum over the past few months, so it was not surprising to see them feature strongly during party conference season. Over the three weeks, we created a platform for each of the parties to debate and explore how their parties could turn the rhetoric into reality, and win the hearts and minds of Britain’s cities at the 2015 Election. It was fascinating to see representatives of Labour, the Conservatives and the Lib Dems argue that their party alone possessed an unrivalled philosophical affinity with urban voters.

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