Liberal Democrat Newswire #8 covers the NHS, Lords reform, Paddy Ashdown and more. … Read the full post »
Read about the Leicester South by-election held on 5 May 2011.
It was triggered by Peter Soulsby standing down in order to run for Mayor of Leicester.
Jon Ashworth held the seat for Labour.
It’s become a grim feature of many Parliamentary campaigns for around the last decade to see last minute anonymous smear leaflets to appear over the Liberal Democrat policies for sexual equality and toleration. … Read the full post »
Amongst the reasons I’m really glad to see Zuffar Haq is the Liberal Democrat candidate in the Leicester South by-election is not only that he’s a really friendly and positive person but also that he’s got a good record of campaigning in the best sense. … Read the full post »