David Rendel (1949-2016) was the Liberal Democrat MP for Newbury from 1993 until 2005 and an active supporter of electoral reform.


Ex-Lib Dem peer Lord Oakeshott splits £610,000 between Labour, LibDems and Greens

Former Lib Dem peer Lord Oakeshott (he of the controversial constituency polls and bodged anti-Clegg coup attempt) has given £300,000 to 30 Labour Parliamentary candidates up against Tories or Ukip, £300,000 to 15 Lib Dems and £10,000 to the Green MP Caroline Lucas. … Read the full post »