Vice President of the Jewish Leadership Council (JLC), Lord Monroe Palmer, today hosted a lunch for Liberal Democrat Parliamentarians. Representatives from the JLC, including Chair, Jonathan Goldstein were present.
The lunch was an opportunity for MPs and Peers to hear about issues of interest to the Jewish community and JLC member organisations. The discussion covered a wide range of policy areas including education, social care, mental health, antisemitism and community security.
The lunch was attended by 8 MPs and 9 Peers.
Liberal Democrat Peer, Lord Monroe Palmer said:
"I have been delighted to host this afternoon's lunch and continue the collaborative relationship the Jewish Leadership Council have with the Liberal Democrats. It is vitally important we continue to work together against this backdrop of division within our society."
JLC Chair, Jonathan Goldstein, said:
“I was delighted so many Liberal Democrat parliamentarians were able to join us at today’s lunch. It was a fantastic opportunity to highlight the work of our members and strengthen the relationship between the community and the party.”