Andrew George was the Liberal Democrat MP for the St Ives constituency from 1997 until being defeated in 2015.

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What happens next for the Lib Dems?

With just another 463 votes, Sarah in Richmond Park, Mark in Ceredigion, Andrew in St Ives and Elizabeth in North East Fife – who missed out by a heartbreakingly tiny two votes – would have made the Liberal Democrat Parliamentary Party 16. … Read the full post »

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If the ‘experts’ had been right, the political world would have ended last Friday

There was a vote in Parliament about changing a piece of government legislation, and Liberal Democrat MPs – including ministers, such as Vince Cable, who first ostentatiously cleared his diary – merrily walked through different lobbies from the Conservatives. The Conservatives were defeated and… well, government continued, coalition continued and the political world trundled on. … Read the full post »