Congratulations to the fellow Liberal Democrats spotted so far in this year’s honours list, and do let me know of any omissions. … Read the full post »
The Playschool children’s TV show presenter Floella Benjamin subsequent became a Liberal Democrat member of the House of Lords.
The worst moment I’ve had ahead of giving a speech was when I realised I’d be speaking immediately after Lib Dem peer Floella Benjamin. … Read the full post »
Some forgotten figures of Liberal history may deserve their obscurity, but most remain an unmined source. … Read the full post »
Yesterday London Region chair Jonathan Fryer outlined the timetable for selecting the party’s London Assembly and Mayor candidates. … Read the full post »
The degree to which celebrity endorses for a political party really help is often debated. There is the occasional figure who, through their popularity and respect in which they are held, almost certainly does have an impact on people. … Read the full post »
Danny Alexander may be the main name on Why Vote Liberal Democrat?, but he is the editor – and the book is a collection of twenty-six short essays plus a foreword from Nick Clegg. … Read the full post »
Running rather against the modern trend of reorganising events to suit the media, this autumn’s Liberal Democrat conference is starting and finishing a day earlier. … Read the full post »