Tom Brake, previously elected a councillor in Hackney and then Sutton, was Liberal Democrat MP for Carshalton and Wallington 1997-2017. A keen pro-European, he spent several years at school in France when a child.


First reactions of Liberal Democrats to 7 Labour MPs forming the Independent Group

Here are the initial reactions of a range of Liberal Democrats to the departure of seven MPs from Labour, creating The Independent Group. … Read the full post »