Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors

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All campaign blog email (england) articles
Wednesday, 3rd December, 2014

The best of ALDC content from the last week, including:

  • Using video to enhance local campaigns
  • New G8 postal voter recruitment scheme
  • Mental Health Day of Action – motions and LDHQ packs
  • ‘Party and Group’ FAQs
  • Facebook Group update

ALDC Blog

Using Video in Your Campaigns
ALDC Development Officer Richard Cole discusses the increasing role that video can play in driving engagement with your local campaigns.

G8 Postal Vote Campaign
Information on the second stream of this year’s G8 programme, a match-funded offer on postal vote recruitment materials.

David Laws: Education Speech
David Laws used his speech to CentreForum to call for increased local authority involvement in education, particularly academies.

Mental Health: Motions and Rebuttal Materials
Saturday is the party’s Mental Health Day of Action, here you can find two council motions and a rebuttals sheet on the issue, along with a link to the party’s campaign packs for Saturday’s events.

ALDC File Library

In the Resources section of the ALDC File Library, members can find our Training folder. This includes a number of training modules from previous conferences and events. Well worth a quick glance!

Ask ALDC

Ask ALDC’s Party and Group section has a range of FAQ articles on some of the behind-the-scenes aspects of party management, including Fundraising, Membership, Finding Potential Candidates, and Councillor Financial Contributions (‘tithing’).

ALDC Facebook Group

Over in the ALDC Facebook Group, recent discussions have included:

  • Parking schemes around primary schools
  • Enforcement of Traffic Regulation Orders
  • Getting email addresses on the doorstep

If you aren’t already a member of the Facebook group, look us up and apply to join today.

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