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Helping the team in Lewisham

Caroline Pidgeon joined local Lewisham activists and Brockley by-election candidate Bobby Dean in the recent council by-election.

Bobby and the local Lib Dems made a real impact in the short weeks of the campaign and picked up real concerns with how the Labour council is being run and local views ignored.

Pedestrians and cyclists need a safe crossing at Charlie Brown's roundabout

Caroline Pidgeon has formally delivered to the Mayor a petition calling for action on the dangerous traffic hotspot at Charlie Brown's roundabout in South Woodford.

The petition calls for safe crossings on the approach roads to the roundabout, for pedestrians and cyclists, with traffic signals if necessary.

Campaigning for Dave Raval for Hackney Mayor

Caroline Pidgeon AM joined Hackney Lib Dem campaigners out in Dalston Junction on Thursday 8th September to help support Dave Raval, the Lib Dem candidate in the Hackney Borough Mayoral election.

The team dropped leaflets through doors and chatted to local residents about key issues including crime and affordable housing.

Helping the team in Haringey

Caroline Pidgeon AM was delighted to support Karen Alexander in the recent Harringay ward by-election in Haringey borough.

Karen was a fantastic Councillor previously for the area and Caroline worked closely with her on transport issues.

Caroline joined Lib Dem councillors and campaigners on the doors to support Karen on 28th July.

By-election campaigning in Bexley

Caroline Pidgeon AM joined Bexley Lib Dems and "20's Plenty" campaigners on Sunday 26th June to support by-election candidate Simone Reynolds.

The team knocked on doors ‎and spoke to many residents concerned about the speed of vehicles on local residential streets and next to local schools.

Flying the flag in Tooting

Caroline Pidgeon AM joined Lib Dem candidate in the Tooting Parliamentary By-election Alex Glassbrook for some campaigning in Tooting Broadway with local members. The team spoke to many local people about the by-election, but also used the opportunity to discuss the European referendum and the importance of voting to Remain in the EU.

Helping Lib Dems win in Surrey Docks, Southwark

Caroline Pidgeon AM has been working hard with Surrey Docks ward Lib Dems for many years. Fighting for improved broadband speeds, for improved bus services and for a pedestrian and cycle bridge from Rotherhithe to Canary Wharf.

Caroline was delighted to help campaign and support Cllr Dan Whitehead, who was successfully elected as the new ward councillor on Thursday 9th June with over 50% of the vote.

Getting the Vote Out in Southwark

Caroline is travelling across London on this sunny polling day getting the vote out for the London Lib Dems. Here she is in Southwark with some of the Lib Dem team, including Southwark councillors David Noakes and Adele Morris. They are getting a lovely response from local residents on the doorstep.

Getting the Vote Out in Sutton

Here is Caroline getting the vote out in Sutton on polling day with Lib Dem London Assembly Candidate for the Croydon and Sutton constituency Amna Ahmed and local councillors Arthur Hookway and Paul Wingfield.


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