Here’s the new film from the Liberal Democrats, an extract from Tim Farron’s conference speech in which he called on more Labour supporters to leave their party. … Read the full post »
Read below about the 2016 Liberal Democrat autumn federal conference, which was held in Brighton. It passed a large range of changes to the party’s constitution which had been recommended by the Governance Review.
For more about Liberal Democrat conferences in general see Lib Dem conference: what you need to know.
Here’s the new film from the Liberal Democrats, featuring party leader Tim Farron talking about what an opposition party really should be doing. … Read the full post »
That’s the subject of The Times’s Red Box podcast from the Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton, including Lib Dem peer Lynne Featherstone and former staffer James McGrory. … Read the full post »
Tim Farron’s approach was a mirror-image of Charles Kennedy’s approach early in the century, attacking the then opposition party for not being an effective opposition to the then government. … Read the full post »
Health, education, Europe. That’s the combo which Tim Farron will set out as being at the heart of the Liberal Democrat message in his conference speech later today. … Read the full post »
Nick Clegg has been fully supportive of the line on Europe conference voted for, whilst Vince Cable has been talking of his opposition to conference policy. … Read the full post »
There is still a real buzz around Liberal Democrat events created by the volume, talent and eagerness of the party’s new members, and that has been on display again at the party’s conference in Brighton. … Read the full post »
At times politics feels like being a vegetarian at a meat festival. All these freebies on offer and all really being directed at the wrong person. … Read the full post »
The Liberal Democrat health spokesperson Norman Lamb will use his keynote speech at the party’s federal conference in Brighton this weekend to float the idea of a dedicated NHS tax and to announce a new advisory group of health experts. … Read the full post »
From the paperwork for the Liberal Democrat conference in Brighton comes this gem. … Read the full post »