Read about some of the forgotten heroes of the Liberal Party, people who played important roles in liberalism’s successes and survival but who are now mostly forgotten.


Forgotten Liberal heroes: Charles Masterman

Born in 1873, Charles Masterman was the great nephew of Elizabeth Fry (of £5 bank note fame for her work in making the prison system humane). … Read the full post »


Forgotten Liberal heroes: Margaret Wintringham

Margaret Wintringham was the third woman to be elected an MP, the second to take her seat and the first to be a Liberal for her two female predecessors in winning election were Countess Markievicz (Sinn Fein, did not take her seat) and Nancy Astor (Conservative, first female MP to take her seat). … Read the full post »