Lara Pringle, a criminal barrister with more than two decades of experience prosecuting, has worked professionally with every police force in the country. … Read the full post »
The 2020 round of local elections would have included the Mayor of London and the 25-member London Assembly. But instead of being held on 7 May 2020, they were delayed until May 2021 due to coronavirus.
For a full data series of the annual local election results, see my LocalBase.
A good question from Lib Dem MP Wendy Chamberlain in Parliament and a very welcome answer from the government, clearing up an issue that had been left hanging. … Read the full post »
There are two versions of 2019 which future historians of the Liberal Democrats may write about. One is about a party that was on the road to recovery… … Read the full post »
This year’s round of local council elections are only in England and are the smallest round of that cycle of elections. But… … Read the full post »
The elections are now underway for the next President of the Liberal Democrats, as well as key federal party committees and other posts. … Read the full post »
A few highlights from Sunday at the Liberal Democrat federal conference in Bournemouth, including the party’s key vote on Brexit. … Read the full post »
During the Lib Dem leadership contest hustings, Ed Davey had a crowd-pleasing line about how the Conservative members were electing the next Prime Minister, but… … Read the full post »
Thank you! We’ve now raised enough money to give a special package of support to four people from areas without Liberal Democrat councillors. Only a few hundred more pounds will mean a fifth person can receive it too. … Read the full post »
All the Liberal Democrat candidates for the London Assembly – both the top-up list and the constituencies – have now been made public. … Read the full post »
Last night I met the Lib Dem Mayor of London candidate, Siobhan Benita, and by happy coincidence today I have news of three new posts the Liberal Democrats are recruiting for in London. … Read the full post »