I’ve been truly humbled by the number and range
of people from across the Party that are already supporting my
campaign to be the next Leader of the Liberal Democrats.
want to create a more caring society. It’s deeply personal for me and
is shaped by my life experiences. First, as a young carer
looking after my terminally-ill mum, and now as a dad to my son, John,
who has a neurological condition which means he will need care for the
rest of his life.
There are millions of people
who have similar experiences to mine.
As Leader of
the Liberal Democrats, I want us to fight for them. Not just with warm
words but with concrete action to make sure carers, young and old, get
That’s why I’ve developed a
comprehensive package to care and fight for the 13 million people who
care for us. It has the support of Carers UK and other leading
If you want to be part of my plan to deliver a
greener, more caring society, join the Liberal Democrats by 9th July
to vote in our leadership election.