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Can you help us to lead the #LibDemFightback locally in 2016?

October 9, 2015 12:21 PM
Originally published by South Central Region Liberal Democrats

We will shortly be electing our Regional team of Officers and Committee members for 2016.

The Regions A.G.M. takes place at our Regional Conference in High Wycombe on 17th October (Registration form available here).

We are always looking for new people to play an active role on the Executive Committee or the other Regional Committees (listed below). If you are interested you can chat to existing committee members at the Regional stand on the day or make contact with Vanessa McPake by email southcentralld@btconnect.com

You can download the nomination form here.

Send the nomination form, with no other enclosures, to the Returning Officer, c/o 77 Oakwood Drive, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2JG to arrive by Noon on Friday, 16 October, 2015 OR place in the Ballot Box at Autumn Conference in The Highcrest Academy on 17 October, 2015 by 3.00 pm.

Officer Positions available on Regional Executive

Regional Chair\Vice-chair\Secretary\Treasurer\Recruitment Officer\European Officer\
Diversity Officer\Chair Candidates Committee\President

Committee places on the Regional Executive

Ordinary Member for Berks (1 vacs)\Ordinary Member for Bucks (1 vacs)\
Ordinary Member for Hants (2 vacs)\Ordinary Member for Isle of Wight (1 vacs)\
Ordinary Member for Oxon (1 vacs)\Ordinary Member of the Regional Executive (4 vacs)

On (normally) the 3rd Friday of each month, either the Regional Executive meets in Newbury or the Regional Finance and Administation Committee (of which Executive Officers and some committee members may also serve) will hold a conference telephone call.

Regional Candidates Committee - (6 vacancies)

This Committee is responsible for organising assessment centres, appointing Returning Officers, and providing advice and support to members going through the approvals and selection processes.

Chair Conference Committee\Regional Conference Committee (2 vacancies)

Responsible for the organising of our Autumn and Spring Regional Conferences. Works with the Local Parties who are hosting the Conference.

Chair Policy Committee\Regional Policy Committee (3 vacancies)

Responsible for the development of policy for our Region. Give help and support to local members who wish to propose motions and amendments.

English Council (17 vacancies*)
*Exact number to be elected to be confirmed but is anticipated to be 17.

The governing body of the English Liberal Democrats is the English Council, which meets twice a year. It is made up of representatives of all the English Regional Parties, who are elected at their regional conferences.