Read below about the 2012 Liberal Democrat federal conference, which was held in Glasgow.

For more about Liberal Democrat conferences in general see Lib Dem conference: what you need to know.


Trident voting figures: now and then

Here are the voting figures for the four big set piece debates over nuclear weapons policy at Liberal Democrat conferences in recent years. … Read the full post »


The most significant moment at Lib Dem conference

The grumpy look on a senior politician’s face as their party leader speaks. The off-the-cuff comment to a stranger in a lift. Sometimes it’s the little things that give an insight into the real political mood, cutting through the layers of soundbites, press officers and newspaper columnists that often swaddle politics like a tight-fitting familiar coat. … Read the full post »