ALDC's Fringe schedule takes place over the initial weekend of Conference, with all of our policy fringes taking place on 'ALDC Day' Sunday 23rd September!
Saturday 22nd September
ALDC Annual General Meeting and Campaigner Awards 2012
Have your say at our ALDC’s AGM, and find out the winners of this year’s Campaigner Awards. Prizes range from £100-£500 and will be presented by Martin Horwood MP
Alexandra Room, Grand Hotel, 20:15-21:30
Prizes kindly sponsored by Midshires and RISO.
Sunday 23rd September
ALDC Members’ Reception
ALDC welcomes Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg MP. Come and celebrate your membership of ALDC, and join us in looking at how we can all reach out to new communities
Charlotte Room, Grand Hotel, 13:00-14:00
Chairs: Kath Pinnock and Veronica German
Refreshments kindly sponsored by The Co-operative
Localism in My Heart and in My Soul
Tessa Munt MP, Cllr Richard Kemp, Andrew Stunell MP look back over the rich history of community politics and the richer future of localism. Formal launch of a new collection of essays “Localism in my heart and in my soul”
Empress Room, The Grand, 18:15-19:30
Is There a Liberal Future for Social Housing?
Discussion on the future of Government and Lib Dem housing policy and the outlook for social housing provision. Mark Prisk MP, Housing Minister (invited); Cllr Keith House, Eastleigh; Annette Brooke MP; Mark Henderson, CE Home Group
Empress Room, The Grand, 20:00-21:15
Refreshments kindly sponsored by the Home Group