Many thanks to everyone who took part in my latest mini-survey, this time looking at views on the hustings format for the party leadership election. … Read the full post »
Read about the contest to succeed Jo Swinson as Liberal Democrat party leader, held after she lost her seat at the 2019 general election.
The contest was originally due to be held in May-July 2020, but was postponed due to coronavirus and held instead in June-August.
Ed Davey beat Layla Moran to become party leader.
The Lib Dem Podcast joined up again with Never Mind The Bar Charts for a s special show looking at the latest issues facing the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
The new Liberal Democrat leader is Ed Davey, after an election taking place against a backdrop of the party’s highest ever membership at the time of a leadership contest. … Read the full post »
Thank you to both Ed Davey and Layla Moran, and their campaign teams, for putting in such hard work to give members a choice in the leadership election. … Read the full post »
The latest JL Partners poll includes a batch of questions looking at the overall reputation of the main British political parties. … Read the full post »
Both Ed Davey and Layla Moran have written for the Electoral Reform Society on the importance of electoral reform. … Read the full post »
Ballot papers have been sent to all Lib Dem party members. Here are details on how to get a replacement if yours didn’t arrive. … Read the full post »
Earlier today, Iain Dale hosted a head-to-head debate for LBC radio between Ed Davey and Layla Moran, safely socially distanced but in the same studio. … Read the full post »
This moring’s Politico London Playbook email contains a very useful quick-fire Q&A with the candidates to be the next leader of the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
With the despatch of ballot papers in the Liberal Democrat leadership election nearing, here are my three top tips for… … Read the full post »