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.

History

Forgotten Liberal heroes: Herbert Fisher, education pioneer

More usually known as H.A.L. Fisher, Herbert Fisher was the doubly rare combination of an academic who successfully took his expertise to a mass public audience and a thinker who successfully implemented his ideas as a politician. … Read the full post »

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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 »