Much of the pre-speech briefing was about how Nick Clegg’s Liberal Democrat conference speech would major on how the party is becoming one of government. … Read the full post »
Read about the 2012 Liberal Democrat federal conference in Brighton below.
For more about Liberal Democrat conferences in general see Lib Dem conference: what you need to know.
Party leader speeches at conferences rarely contain completely untrailed and fresh news. Nick Clegg’s does: that Paddy Ashdown will chair the party’s 2015 general election campaign. … Read the full post »
When it comes to new policy announcements at Lib Dem conference, education has had a strong showing. … Read the full post »
Fairer taxes, crack down on tax avoidance, an emphasis on the mansion tax and a low-key, getting on with the work in hand delivery: that’s Danny Alexander’s conference speech in a nutshell. … Read the full post »
“I believe we need an industrial strategy – a positive and ambitious vision, built around long-term investment in innovation, skills and science” – Vince Cable … Read the full post »
In the key economy debate this morning, Lib Dem conference has backed the party’s approach to tackling the deficit. … Read the full post »
On the day of his wedding anniversary, Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg took questions from party members at the Brighton Conference. … Read the full post »
Vince Cable said that introducing regional pay was “completely unacceptable” and “terrible economics”. … Read the full post »
Only rarely does it make sense for a political party to concentrate on something other than what the public says is the most important issue facing them and their families. … Read the full post »
This year, the Liberal Democrat autumn conference has one day per theme, covering jobs, education, environment and tax. … Read the full post »