Roy Jenkins, a former Labour Home Secretary and Chancellor, then became one of the founding members of the SDP and its first leader. Subsequently he was leader of the Liberal Democrat peers in the House of Lords.


Forgotten Liberal heroes: Nancy Seear

Technically born Beatrice Nancy Seear, but known by her middle name, Nancy Seear in her time was one of the most prominent female politicians for the Liberals and then Liberal Democrats, feared for her formidable grasp of detail. … Read the full post »