There’s a huge pool of resources the Liberal Democrats have which could help us win more seats in the May local elections, secure control of more councils and get our European Parliament election campaign off to a flying start as a result.
It is members and supported like me who live in areas without local elections, but are in easy travel of places with contests.
The party’s London membership – around a fifth of our total membership – is particularly important given that, a handful of council by-elections aside, there are no local elections in London.
That is why I am typing this on the train back from Bedford, where I was campaigning for Dave Hodgson and his team today:
Meanwhile, here are some photographs from the campaign trail today: