Forthcoming Events

'Reducing Prison Numbers'

R-L-J discussion evening 7pm Mon 10 April. National Liberal Club. SW1A 2HE. A discussion into how the numbers in prison can be reduced. To be led by Rob Preece, Campaigns and Communications Manager, The Howard League for Penal Reform. Rob has worked on some of the charity's biggest campaigns, including Books For Prisoners (which fought Chris Grayling's ban on sending books to prisoners) and the successful campaign to end the criminal courts charge.

Membership Activities

  • The annual weekend conference is held in the spring, usually during the Easter vacation at an Oxbridge college. Leading academics, practitioners, Liberal Democrat MP's and peers participate. A guest speaker is invited to dinner on the Saturday evening. All members are welcome. Guests are welcome at the dinner.
  • Fringe meetings are organised to discuss and often to debate legal issues of topical interest at the Liberal Democrats' spring and autumn conference.
  • The 80 Club lecture is delivered in London by a prominent speaker, often from outside the Liberal Democrats.
  • The Association's Annual Dinner is a significant social event, usually held in late January. Members are welcome to bring guests.
  • There are opportunities throughout the year to participate in the Association's policy-making activities.

Learn more about Association Membership.