We store cookies on your device to make sure we give you the best experience on this website. I'm fine with this - Turn cookies off
Switch to an accessible version of this website which is easier to read. (requires cookies)

Welcome to the

North West Hampshire Lib Dem Website.

The constituency is spilt between two Lib Dem Local Parties: one based around Test Valley Borough Council area (see website at: www.https://rsnld.org.uk/) and the other Basingstoke & Deane Borough Council area (see website at: basingstokelibdems.org.uk). The Andover & District Branch sits within Test Valley, whilst the other branches at Whitchurch, Overton and Tadley are within Basingstoke & Deane.

As Lib Dems, we are committed to seeing real change in five key areas locally and nationally.

Irrespective of your views, the Conservative government has let us all down, and we want the people of the UK to have the final say on Brexit through a People's Vote.

We are also determined that we build a future where everyone can fulfil their potential regardless of background.

We want a future where our NHS and social care services get the funding they need to meet the needs of local people.

We want a future where we build the right homes in the right places with the right infrastructure whilst also addressing the social housing crisis.

Finally, but not least, we want a future that is environmentally friendly with greener energy and transport, a significant reduction in plastic waste and urgent action to reduce air pollution.

We have been let down again and again by our Conservative MP and Conservative-run councils and we deserve better. Working together with the people of North West Hampshire, we can build a better, brighter and fairer future for everyone in our communities.

Luigi Gregori

For North West Hants Constituency Campaigning Group

Recent updates

  • Article: Oct 15, 2019

    description

    With her conference speech today Nicola Sturgeon has shown that she has given up on all the people across the UK trying to stop Brexit.

    The momentum is with us. We can win this, if we stick together.

    Instead of helping to unite people across the country, the SNP this week ruled out any co-operation unless they get independence.

  • Article: Oct 15, 2019

    Mike joins us from his current position as Chief Executive of Addaction, a mental health, drug, alcohol and young persons charity, and was previously Assistant Chief Executive at Citizens Advice and through both of which he has extensive experience of managing member-style organisations.

    I am delighted Mike will be taking on this crucial role at such an exciting time for the Liberal Democrats. Mike's experience in senior management and at leading organisations will be hugely valuable to the continuing growth of the party off the back of successive election campaigns which have put the Liberal Democrats back in a strong position in UK politics.

  • Article: Oct 15, 2019

    During the recent online hustings, the chair Lorely Burt produced a horribly complicated diagram from a few years back showing how the Liberal Democrats are structured. It's a good point - our organisation can be complicated, confusing and even hazardous to navigate.

    Looking at the diagram, I did a quick mental tally of how many of the bodies shown on it I've served on at some point in my many years as a party staffer, including running the party's digital operation for Charles Kennedy, and as a volunteer, as a local party officer, regional officer, English party committee member and federal committee member.

  • description
    Article: Oct 14, 2019

    Today, Her Majesty The Queen opened the new parliamentary session. But we have exactly the same problems as we did in the last session: a government with no majority, no leadership and no realistic plan for our country.

    I used my speech in Parliament today to give a warning to my fellow MPs.

    Here's my speech in full:

  • Article: Oct 13, 2019

    description

    I know it's tempting fate and that I shouldn't really, but this week I have not been able to resist the temptation to think what life might be like if I were to win the Presidency.

    So I decided to think what a week might be like in this possible future, combining my job as MP with the job of President.

  • Article: Oct 12, 2019

    Our experience has taught us that the best campaigns are built on personal stories.

    They give an emotional and personal connection beyond cold, hard facts.

    So to help our campaign to stop Brexit succeed, we have a very specific request.

    Can you tell us how Brexit is personally affecting you and your family?

  • description
    Article: Oct 12, 2019

    Parliament is in deadlock and we are preparing for a GE to be held soon. The Liberal Democrats will go into any election campaigning to win, fighting for our place in the European Union, where we can work internationally to tackle the Climate Emergency.

    Help us make that happen.

    Be ready to vote for the Lib Dems by registering for a postal vote now.

  • Article: Oct 12, 2019

    I'm the son of immigrants, one parent from Germany, the other from Poland. My own family history is in miniature the troubled history of Europe in the previous two centuries, scarred by the horrors of extremism, despotism and war - and then my parents making a new home together in our country.

    It's why for me our liberal democracy, despite all its many flaws, is so precious. We need to step up to protect against the extremists and populists.

  • description
    Article: Oct 12, 2019

    Probably the most common question I've had so far in this campaign is 'what's the role of President?' It's an important question because it gets to the heart of what we need to do to be more successful in our ambition to build a fair, free and open society, as it says in our constitution.

    One part of the role - being the voice of the grassroots in the room with the party leadership - is one all previous Presidents have taken seriously. But what else they do with the role has varied depending on the circumstances.

  • Article: Oct 11, 2019

    I'm the son of immigrants, one parent from Germany, the other from Poland. My family history is in miniature the troubled history of Europe, scarred by the horrors of extremism and war - and then my parents making a new home together in our country.

    It's why for me our liberal democracy, despite all its flaws, is so precious. We need to step up to protect against the extremists and populists.

Jo Swinson MP

JOIN THE LIBERAL DEMOCRATS

here

Catherine Bearder with EU Flag Background

Your Lib Dem MEPs for the

South East.

Antony Hook

Judith Bunting

Catherine Bearder


OUR LOCAL BRANCHES

Guildhall 2010

Andover and District

Overton 2

Overton

Whitchurch Town HallWhitchurch

Tadley


Polling station

REGISTER TO VOTE

here

Postal vote envelopes

VOTE BY POST

here