Newly published research shows that ahead of the 2019 general election most voters in England and Wales were not able to… … Read the full post »
Winner of the Dunfermline and West Fife Parliamentary by-election in 2006, Willie Rennie was an MP until 2010.
He was subsequently elected a Member of the Scottish Parliament (MSP) and leader of the Liberal Democrats in Scotland. He stood down as leader in 2021.
As widely expected, Alex Cole-Hamilton has announced he is running to succeed Willie Rennie as leader of the Scottish Liberal Democrats. … Read the full post »
“It’s not the UK that is the problem, it is the Conservatives that are the problem,” Willie Rennie told The Scotsman. … Read the full post »
Willie Rennie is standing down as leader of the Scottish Lib Dems after leading the party through 11 elections and referendums. … Read the full post »
LDN #148 covers the road to electoral reform, universal basic income (UBI), the decriminalisation of cannabis and more. … Read the full post »
There is striking lesson from the efforts of different countries to tackle coronavirus, efforts that have varied remarkably and tragically in their effectiveness. … Read the full post »
Not the most surprising of news about the former Liberal Democrat leader Jo Swinson, but worth noting given previous speculation. … Read the full post »
News of Liberal Democrat selections for the Clwyd West constituency (Welsh Senedd) and Edinburgh Central (Scottish Parliament) constituencies. … Read the full post »
Sad news: Diana Maddock, member of the Liberal Democrats in the House of Lords and previously in the 1990s a Lib Dem MP has passed away. … Read the full post »
It’s a busy time putting the Liberal Democrats back on track: the big independent election review, a leadership timetable, plans for an online party conference that would be a first for British politics, creating a new party strategy, updating our policy and more. … Read the full post »