The Independent Commission on Lifelong Learning, which was convened by Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable, has set out a vision for a ‘new era of learning throughout life’ with proposals for government grants of up to £9,000. … Read the full post »
Read about the Liberal Democrat MP and former Secretary of State for Business Vince Cable. He was elected leader of the Liberal Democrats in 2017, following Tim Farron’s resignation, and stood down in 2019.
Vince Cable’s memoirs Free Radical are well worth a read.
Listen and enjoy as Stephen Tall and I discuss Vince Cable’s record as party leader now he’s announced his departure date (nearly), who might succeed him, what happened at Liberal Democrat conference in York, the brilliance of Geoff Payne… … Read the full post »
Vince Cable: It is a sobering thought that just under 2,000 years ago there were people gathered on this spot no doubt complaining about a treaty from Rome… … Read the full post »
Writing in the foreword to his new pamphlet, published today, Lib Dem leader Vince Cable writes, “Liberal politics can thrive in an age of identity”. … Read the full post »
I’ve often joked that when last year Vince Cable talked about standing down as party leader once Brexit is resolved, that would mean he stays as leader until at least 2047. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #121 came out last week, including a special guest piece from Jo Swinson and a look at why the Lib Dems aren’t better at strategy. … Read the full post »
Writing for The Independent Liberal Democrat leader Vince Cable set out a new model for how the Liberal Democrats, the Independent Group and indeed others might end up working together. … Read the full post »
“Happy New Year greeting to friends and members of the Chinese community in the UK and to all who celebrate the Lunar New Year during this time of year” – Vince Cable … Read the full post »
South Central Region Liberal Democrats, in conjunction with Winchester Lib Dems (scorers of one of the best unsung results at the 2017 election), is organising a Day of Anti-Brexit Action on Saturday 9 February. … Read the full post »
Liberal Democrat Newswire #120 has hit subscribers’s email inboxes and includes an excellent analysis of the British electorate by Paula Surridge. … Read the full post »