Membership

Why do we need members? Every local party, no matter how big or small, needs members. Why? There are a number of reasons including, but…

Fundraising

How do I raise money to pay for my campaign? Lib Dems Local Parties raise funds from a range of sources. Some of the common…

Finding Potential Candidates

Not all of us find it easy to find people to stand as councillors. But finding the right candidates, to provide a strong representative team…

Finding and Retaining Members and Helpers

The biggest challenge Liberal Democrat campaigners often have is attracting enough helpers to deliver a winning campaign. To make the most of your campaign team…

Finding “Paper(less)” Candidates

Whether you call them ‘paper’ (because they’re there as names on a ballot) or ‘paperless’ (because we aren’t delivering leaflets and letters for them), every…

Dealing with defections

What do I do if one of my councillors is going to defect away from us? Occasionally, for a whole host of reasons, people will…