Welcome to my email digest for news from the Liberal Democrats in London, combining official news stories from the region with those from London Assembly member Caroline Pidgeon and the London Lib Dem MPs. … Read the full post »
Tom Brake was elected Liberal Democrat MP for Carshalton and Wallington in 1997.
Following the general election and pending the election of a new party leader, Tim Farron has announced a new line-up for the Liberal Democrat Shadow Cabinet. … Read the full post »
Theresa May promised strong and stable leadership. She has brought weakness and uncertainty. If she has an ounce of self-respect she will resign. … Read the full post »
Now out is the 2017 version of my popular ‘What the Lib Dems believe’ graphic … Read the full post »
Gina Miller, known for taking the government to court over invoking Article 50 and founder of the Best for Britain pro-European tactical voting campaign, is backing London’s two Lib Dem MPs, Tom Brake and Sarah Olney. … Read the full post »
Following the 2017 general election, there are twelve Liberal Democrat MPs. … Read the full post »
More than £100 million a year is being spent on Brexit civil servants. International Trade Secretary Liam Fox’s new department has 2,841 staff. David Davis’s Brexit Department has 300 staff.
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The Green Party’s Kat Boettge has publicly posted this (confirmed by Liberal Democrats)… … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #89 came out last week, including possible answers to the puzzle of why the Lib Dems are doing well in Leave areas, a look at the way campaigning is changing in the Liberal Democrats and new opportunities for members to help make party policy. You can now read it in full below, but if you’d … Read the full post »
Rebecca Hanson has been selected by the Liberal Democrats for the upcoming Copeland by-election, which was called following the shock plans to resign announced by current Labour MP Jamie Reed. … Read the full post »