What’s that in the BBC’s The UK year in pictures? Why, it’s a Liberal Democrat by-election victory photo stunt. … Read the full post »
Read my coverage of the Tiverton and Honiton Parliamentary by-election.
It was caused by the resignation of Conservative MP Neil Parish after he was found to have watched porn in Parliament.
Richard Foord won the seat for the Liberal Democrats.
How much more of a spring in our step should Liberal Democrats have after the Tiverton and Honiton win, and what are the lessons for the party? … Read the full post »
I joined the Lib Dem Pod team shortly after the amazing win for Richard Foord in Tiverton & Honiton to discuss how it happened and what it means. … Read the full post »
Parts of Tiverton and Honiton constituency had a Conservative MP continuously back to 1835. … Read the full post »
Lib Dem Newswire #161 looks at the Tiverton and Honiton by-election, along with two of the longer-tern trends reshaping British politics. … Read the full post »
Sky’s Beth Rigby headed to Somerset to interview Ed Davey about the Liberal Democrat resurgence in the south west. … Read the full post »
The Guardian specialises at times in very tortured editorials about maybe, perhaps or not quite supporting the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
Conservative Party peer and the largest private funder of public political polling in the UK, Lord Ashcroft, is back with some new focus groups. … Read the full post »
Cllr Paul Arnott, leader of East Devon district council, has joined the Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
Richard Foord lives in the constituency and served for ten years in the army, receiving three campaign medals for service in Iraq and the Balkans. … Read the full post »