Earlier today, the Liberal Democrats selected a new candidate in Bath, where ex-MP Don Foster has since gone to the House of Lords. … Read the full post »
The controversial right-wing Conservative MP Jacob Rees-Mogg was elected Member of Parliament for North East Somerset in 2010.
In the early twentieth century, large public meetings and lengthy public speeches were expected of – and needed by – Parliamentary candidates fighting vigorous campaigns. … Read the full post »
Former teacher Wera Hobhouse has been chosen as the Liberal Democrat’s candidate for North East Somerset. … Read the full post »
Item one: A letter tomorrow in The Guardian from 15 Liberal Democrat MPs, led by Julian Huppert, setting out their opposition to illiberal monitoring plans.
Jacob Rees-Mogg has been caught using a member of staff to pose as a constituent – in an election leaflet calling for honesty. … Read the full post »