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 Mid Sussex Liberal Democrats

We exist to bring liberal democratic values to our area and support the ideal of a powerful community politics based on the idea of local power for local people.

The Liberal Democrats exist to build and safeguard a fair, free and open society, in which we seek to balance the fundamental values of liberty, equality and community and in which no one shall be enslaved by poverty, ignorance or conformity.

Stay at home. Protect the NHS. Save Lives

Latest News

  • Thameslink Train at Burgess Hill Station with Robert Eggleston, PPC for Mid Sussex
    Petition: Nov 24, 2019

    The Liberal Democrats have announced they will freeze rail fare increases for Mid Sussex commuters and season ticket holders for the next five years, while fixing the broken fares and ticketing system. A Liberal Democrat government would cancel the 2.8% rail fare increase planned for December 2019 and freeze Mid Sussex commuter fares and season tickets for the entirety of the next five years.

  • Haywards Heath Branch AGM attendees November 2019
    Article: Nov 19, 2019
    By Samantha Payne

    David Inglesfield, Chair of the Haywards Heath branch started AGM proceedings with a video of Jo Swinson's
    campaign launch to set the scene for local branch activities over the forthcoming General Election
    campaign weeks. With just 4 weeks left, there is so much for people to get involved with and be part
    of.

  • Baroness Kate Parminter Lib Dem Peer - our guest on Tuesday 3rd December
    Article: Nov 17, 2019

    With widespread plastic pollution in our oceans and rapidly melting ice caps, urgent policies are required to improve our environment and to slow down climate change. Join us to hear Baroness Kate Parminter and Robert Eggleston on why this is an "environmental election", Tuesday 3rd December at East Court in East Grinstead.

  • Robert Eggleston - Liberal Democrat Candidate for Mid Sussex
    Article: Nov 16, 2019
    By Carol Jarvest

    We want to hear your stories and why you have decided to switch from Labour and the Tories to join the Lib Dem movement. Please contact us with your stories at info@midsussexlibdems.org.uk

    75,000 people have joined our party as members and supporters in recent months... and many of them are also former Labour or Conservative members! They have joined the Liberal Democrats as the biggest movement fighting to stop Brexit and build a Brighter Future for Britain.

  • Robert Campaigning - East Grinstead 9/11/19
    Article: Nov 14, 2019

    Robert Eggleston, parlimentary candidate for Mid Sussex, spent a rewarding day in East Grinstead on Saturday meeting with residents and the local community. It was a great opportunity to talk about our Build a Brighter Future manifesto, address key issues and discuss how the Liberal Democrats can make a real difference in Mid Sussex. Thanks to everyone who came along to talk to Robert and the rest of the team!

  • Robert Eggleston Mid Sussex Flying Start Page 1
    Article: Nov 2, 2019

    This week we are delivering Robert Eggleston's flying start leaflet, which lets you know more about his campaign, and why he's running to be Mid Sussex's next Lib Dem MP. You can download a copy of the leaflet here.

    Page One:
    Page Two:
  • Jo Swinson we are ready for an election
    Article: Oct 29, 2019
    By Samantha Payne

    Calling all Mid Sussex Liberal Democrats.

    If you're supporting the Liberal Democrats in the upcoming general election and would like to help make the campaign the biggest and most successful of our time, then please sign up to help us get Robert Eggleston elected to represent Mid Sussex in parliament and be one of the great number of seats the Liberal Democrats intend to win.

  • Article: Oct 28, 2019

    A very big thank you to everyone who supported Nick Chapman and the Liberal Democrats in the Franklands By-election. The result was as follows, with changes in vote shares from May this year:

    Conservatives 458 48% change -4%

    Nick Chapman:
    Liberal Democrats 359 37% change +11%

    Greens 82 9% change -6%

    Labour 50 6% change -1%

  • Article: Oct 27, 2019
    By Robert Eggleston

    Robert Eggleston, Liberal Democrat parliamentary candidate for Mid Sussex calls for a new plan to save the high street

    National store closures reached a five year high in the first half of 2019 with 2,868 closures. It represents a 6.5% increase from 2018 and continues a trend that has been running for several years. Restaurant closures are running at 18 per week.

  • Article: Oct 14, 2019

    Mid Sussex District Council has launched a consultation on Site Allocations for additonal housing. This has a significant impact on Burgess Hill, and the Lib Dem Led Burgess Hill Town Council conducted a public meeting on Monday 13th October to enable residents to see the documents, ask questions, and find out how to respond to the consultation.