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.

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Lib Dems liked new style, online hustings for party leadership election

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 »