City prepares for Lib Dems

This weekend around 8,000 politicians and delegates will descend on the South coast for the Liberal Democrat conference. It's the first time in five years the party have visited Brighton.

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BREAKING NEWS: Lib Dems to follow weekend conference with spring session in Brighton

Liberal Democrats have chosen Brighton as the destination for their spring conference - two days before their larger autumn session is due to start.

The city's council has just announced the booking between March 8th and 10th for the Brighton Centre, in response to delegates who expressed a preference for the Sussex seaside location.

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