What’s happening at Conference today? The debates and speeches

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It’s an intense first day of debate at Conference. Abortion, Windrush, animal welfare and power for people and communities form the policy discussions. The day ends with a debate on reforming the Party’s disciplinary processes. Have sufficient changes been made to satisfy those who referred it back in Southport?

Keynote speakers today are Layla Moran and Tom Brake.

09.00–09.05 Opening of conference

09.05–09.40 Report: Federal Conference Committee
Report: Federal Policy Committee

09.40–10.25  Policy motion: Improving Animal Welfare

10.25–11.15  Policy motion: Righting Wrongs: Restoring the Rights of the Windrush Generation

11.15–12.30 Policy motion: Establishing Real Freedom of Choice

12:30-12:50 Speech: Layla Moran MP 16 Lunch

12:50-14:40 Lunch and fringes

13:00-14:30 Consultative sessions:Climate Change and the Low Carbon Economy and Race Equality

14.40–15.55 Policy motion: Power for People and Communities

15.55–16.15 Speech: Rt Hon Tom Brake MP

16.15–17.00 Business motion: After Alderdice – Delivering Race Equality in the Liberal Democrats

17.00–18.00 Business motion: Reforming our Party’s Disciplinary Processes

Constitutional amendment: Reforming our Party’s Disciplinary Processes

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One Comment

  • Laurence Cox 15th Sep '18 - 7:35pm

    I want to know why the Saturday of our Party Conference is not getting any coverage on BBC Parliament. The coverage for Sunday, Monday and Tuesday is there, but nothing for today, even though we have some important policy motions and MPs speeches. Why hasn’t our Party leadership been taking this up with the BBC?

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