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Liberal Democrats for Electoral Reform

About Us

Liberal Democrats for Electoral Reform (LDER) is the home for Liberal Democrats who want a truly democratic voting system which delivers maximum, equal power to the voter; and representative bodies which proportionately reflect the way people voted.

LDER is an official, recognised Associate Organisation within the Liberal Democrats.

Our 2021/22 executive

At our AGM, held on November 2, 2021 (on zoom) the following executive was approved (bios to follow)

President - Wendy Chamberlain MP.

Chair - Keith Sharp

Secretary - Sarah Lewis

Membership Secretary - Helen Parker

Treasurer - Richard Lawrie

Immediate Past Chair - Denis Mollison (co-opted).

Executive members (five permitted by our constitution)

Crispin Allard

Hazel Fell-Rayner

Peter Hirst

Kathrine Santos

Richard Wood


We work to:

- inform all party members about the arguments for electoral reform;
- motivate members to campaign actively for reform;
- ensure electoral reform is a policy priority for the party;
- cooperate with others outside the party to build the campaign necessary to achieve reform. Non-party members are invited to sign up to receive our newsletters.
- support other political and constitutional reforms needed for the UK to have a democracy fit for the 21st century.

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If you're a Liberal Democrat and believe in what Liberal Democrats for Electoral Reform stands for then join us now. Membership costs £10 per year (concessions £5).

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