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express
Lib Dem MP accuses SNP of smear campaign over election spending row A LIB Dem MP today claimed she was the victim of an SNP smear after becoming
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A LIB Dem MP today claimed she was the victim of an SNP smear after becoming the second party figure in as many days to become embroiled in an expenses row. Christine Jardine won... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Windswept Jeremy Corbyn visits Southport beach to crowds of thousandsthen said it was Labour’s “responsibility to offer an alternative to the arid e
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
then said it was Labour’s “responsibility to offer an alternative to the arid economic nonsense that the Tories and the Lib Dems practised since 2010.” “If we want to live in a world of peace and a world of justice and human rights, that means... Read more
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Gazette
Threatened IVF cuts show NHS is being seriously underfunded, say South Gloucestershire Lib Demsrestricting IVF eligibility to women aged 30-35, in order to help close the loc
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restricting IVF eligibility to women aged 30-35, in order to help close the local NHS funding gap of £80 million a year. Lib Dem Prospective MP for Thornbury & Yate, Claire Young said: “This is just the latest example of our local NHS being... Read more
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International Business Times
Lib Dems and Greens condemn £2.3bn sale of Green Investment Bank which employs 135 people, has been branded "environmentally irresponsible" by f
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
which employs 135 people, has been branded "environmentally irresponsible" by former business secretary and current Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable. "The Bank has done an extremely good job in supporting renewable energy, energy efficiency... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Aylesbury by-election results: Riverside and Southcourt wardsdistrict and town council wards. The by-elections were triggered by the resign
Aylesbury Today / Posted yesterday
district and town council wards. The by-elections were triggered by the resignations of Conservative Nick Lewis and Lib Dem Peter Agoro earlier this year for personal reasons. The full results are as follows: Riverside District Ward... Read more
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Aylesbury Today
Call for Alfred Rose Park gates to be locked at night after antisocial behaviourneedles and drug paraphernalia have been found by parents and dog-walkers using
Aylesbury Today / Posted yesterday
needles and drug paraphernalia have been found by parents and dog-walkers using Alfred Rose Memorial park, in Aylesbury. Lib Dem councillor Susan Morgan has asked for the gates at the park to be locked overnight, to prevent people from taking... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Lib Dems: 'Resist development north of Oxford or face urban sprawl'that. "We would allocate sites differently." The homes in Cherwell District C
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
that. "We would allocate sites differently." The homes in Cherwell District Council's area, which is represented by Lib Dem MP Layla Moran in the Oxford West and Abingdon constituency, would be built in an attempt to alleviate Oxford City... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Lib Dems: 'Resist development north of Oxford or face urban sprawl'that. "We would allocate sites differently." The homes in Cherwell District C
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
that. "We would allocate sites differently." The homes in Cherwell District Council's area, which is represented by Lib Dem MP Layla Moran in the Oxford West and Abingdon constituency, would be built in an attempt to alleviate Oxford City... Read more
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Bolton News
Greens call on Corbyn to support 'progressive alliance' to fight Tories in Boltonon both occasions by fewer than 1,000 votes. Bolton Greens chairman Alan Johns
Bolton News / Posted 2 days ago
on both occasions by fewer than 1,000 votes. Bolton Greens chairman Alan Johnson said: “A progressive alliance of Labour, Lib Dem and Greens could keep out dangerous and costly Tory policies of Brexit, Trident, HS2 and fracking - but only if we... Read more
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express
Liberal Democrats forced to defend Jo Swinson over election spending rowaccording to reports. The party insisted it had complied with all Electoral Co
express / Posted 2 days ago
according to reports. The party insisted it had complied with all Electoral Commission rules. Related articles Scot Lib Dems back plans to scrap jail sentences of less than a year Theresa May warned to give MORE power to Sturgeon in Brexit... Read more
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Gazette News
Tory MP weighs in behind council's controversial leisure park proposals... despite strong criticism of them from party colleaguesfor the town.” The Tory admitted his support may surprise some, given the sche
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
for the town.” The Tory admitted his support may surprise some, given the scheme is being put forward by the council’s Lib Dem, Labour and Highwoods Independents ruling coalition. Mr Quince said: “I do not follow party lines anyway. This is my... Read more
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Thame Gazette
Council deputy: Tring Road traffic lights are working welltraffic that side of town is horrendous. “If it’s like that now it can only ge
Thame Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
traffic that side of town is horrendous. “If it’s like that now it can only get worse.” Councillor Paul Hughes, Lib Dem, agreed with Mr Edmonds, saying Aylesbury is ‘choking to death’ with traffic. Mr Hughes, who represents Coldharbour,... Read more
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Daily Star
Theresa May under pressure to axe Donald Trump's UK visitto be with drawn. “It is important for those in positions of responsibility to
Daily Star / Posted 3 days ago
to be with drawn. “It is important for those in positions of responsibility to condemn far right views” Theresa May Lib Dem leader Sir Vince Cable said: “It would be completely wrong to have this man visit the UK.” And Labour MP Nia... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Bury Times
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Bury Times / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Gazette
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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guardian-series
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
guardian-series / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Greenock Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Harrow Times
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Harrow Times / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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This is West Country
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Gazette News
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Bolton News
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Bolton News / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political party James Chapman, former chief of staff at the Brexit department, is launching a
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
James Chapman, former chief of staff at the Brexit department, is launching a political group. August 16 2017 Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
EveningTimes Online / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Lib Dems dismiss claims Cable supporting creation of new political partywould join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pa
Croydon Guardian / Posted 3 days ago
would join him in Parliament Square to launch the Democrats and insisted the pair “really will take back control”. But the Lib Dems said there was “no question whatsoever” of Sir Vince backing the move and dismissed the new party as “completely... Read more
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Gazette News
This shop manager is hoping to make his mark in first foray into politicsan independent candidate. Mike Clark is hoping to take on the party giants at
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
an independent candidate. Mike Clark is hoping to take on the party giants at the September 7 poll, which was called after Lib Dem Karen Chaplin resigned last month. The Co-op manager says he decided to put himself forward because he felt... Read more
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express
'Slam the brakes on!' Vince Cable rails against Brexit & brands it 'slow-motion CAR-CRASH'said he would immediately “put the brakes on” Brexit in order to avoid a “slow-
express / Posted 3 days ago
said he would immediately “put the brakes on” Brexit in order to avoid a “slow-motion car-crash” if he was in power. The Lib Dem leader also called for a second referendum on Brexit once more, insisting he preferred to look at it as “a first... Read more
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Gazette
Plans for 215 new homes in Coalpit Heath refusedand councillors were at the meeting on Thursday to once again voice their objec
Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
and councillors were at the meeting on Thursday to once again voice their objections. Local ward councillor Claire Young (Lib Dem, Westerleigh ward) spoke at the meeting. Afterwards she said: “I am pleased that the planning committee listened to... Read more
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express
'He's on a different PLANET' Tory MP berates Vince Cable over 'impossible' Remain dreama “different planet” following his continued calls to reverse the result of the
express / Posted 3 days ago
a “different planet” following his continued calls to reverse the result of the EU referendum. Kwasi Kwarteng bashed the Lib Dem leader after he urged politicians not to “cause severe damage” by pulling Britain out of the single market and... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Councillors quit over plans to build thousands of homes near ancient woodlandTWO Lib Dem councillors have quit their party over plans to build thousands of
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
TWO Lib Dem councillors have quit their party over plans to build thousands of homes near ancient woodland. Cllr Steve Sollitt and Cllr Sarah Bain have resigned from the ruling Liberal Democrats group on Eastleigh Borough Council following their... Read more
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Daily Echo
Calls for council leader to quit after controversial planning appeal succeedsnot meet its housing supply target set by the Partnership for Urban South Hamps
Daily Echo / Posted 4 days ago
not meet its housing supply target set by the Partnership for Urban South Hampshire (PUSH) of 10,500 extra homes by 2036. Lib Dem Shaun Cunningham, who represents Portchester on Fareham Borough Council said: "Our local plan is now in tatters open... Read more
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express
'I want my country back!' Radio caller blasts Vince Cable for Brexit 'jihadis’ jibeNigel Farage on his LBC show, caller Elizabeth said she refused to be called a
express / Posted 4 days ago
Nigel Farage on his LBC show, caller Elizabeth said she refused to be called a “murderer” for “wanting my country back”. Lib Dem leader Sir Vince laid into so-called "Brexit jihadis" who are so desperate to leave the European Union at all costs... Read more
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express
Ageing addicts blamed for rise in Scotland's overdose deathsthe new challenges emerging and to be more innovative in our response to the pr
express / Posted 4 days ago
the new challenges emerging and to be more innovative in our response to the problems each individual is facing”. Scottish Lib Dem health spokesman Alex Cole-Hamilton MSP said: “The Scottish Government slashed funding to drug and alcohol... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Brexit customs plan branded a 'fantasy' as businesses face a surge in red tape“These are incoherent and inadequate proposals designed to gloss over deep and
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
“These are incoherent and inadequate proposals designed to gloss over deep and continuing divisions within the Cabinet.” Lib Dem Brexit spokesman Tom Brake said: "We face the prospect of more red tape for businesses, longer queues at our borders... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Protesters considering next move after losing tree-felling High Court battlecity." The tree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime m
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
city." The tree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, when he was a Sheffield Lib Dem MP, and Conservative Environment Secretary Michael Gove. Council bosses say the programme is essential if... Read more
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The News and Star
Protesters considering next move after losing tree-felling High Court battlecity." The tree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime m
The News and Star / Posted 4 days ago
city." The tree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, when he was a Sheffield Lib Dem MP, and Conservative Environment Secretary Michael Gove. Council bosses say the programme is essential if... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Council wins court battle to stop protesters delaying tree-fellingtree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime minister Nick
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 days ago
tree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, when he was a Sheffield Lib Dem MP, and Conservative Environment Secretary Michael Gove. Council bosses say the programme is essential if... Read more
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walesonline
Tuesday, August 15, 2017Emma Sandrey Welsh Lib Dem councillor for Llanedeyrn and Pentwyn, Cardiff, Sha
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Emma Sandrey Welsh Lib Dem councillor for Llanedeyrn and Pentwyn, Cardiff, Shadow spokesperson for strategic planning and transportMy... Read more
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walesonline
Tuesday, August 15, 2017Emma Sandrey Welsh Lib Dem councillor for Llanedeyrn and Pentwyn, Cardiff, Sha
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Emma Sandrey Welsh Lib Dem councillor for Llanedeyrn and Pentwyn, Cardiff, Shadow spokesperson for strategic planning and transportNewsnight... Read more
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The News and Star
Ruling to be made on council bid to stop tree-felling protesterstree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime minister Nick
The News and Star / Posted 5 days ago
tree-felling programme has been criticised by former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, when he was a Sheffield Lib Dem MP, and Conservative Environment Secretary Michael Gove. Council bosses say the programme is essential if... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Britain wants 'temporary' customs union with EU after Brexitmost frictionless trade possible when the Government remain intent on pulling B
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
most frictionless trade possible when the Government remain intent on pulling Britain out of the customs union.”Read More Lib Dem Tom Brake said: “We’re in the customs union or not – you can’t be half pregnant.” The Government unveils possible... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Red-faced Tories write to every MP after fund to save small firms goes unspentreaches eligible businesses as soon as possible.Read More "You may want to tak
Daily Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
reaches eligible businesses as soon as possible.Read More "You may want to take this up with your local authority." Lib Dem leader Vince Cable branded plea "an admission of failure".Lib Dem leader Vince Cable branded plea "an admission of... Read more
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Gazette News
Former RAF photographer to contest by-electionby-election. Vic Flores has been nominated as the Conservative candidate for t
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
by-election. Vic Flores has been nominated as the Conservative candidate for the September 7 poll, which was called after Lib Dem Karen Chaplin stood down with immediate effect last month. Mr Flores, a dad-of-two, contested the ward a year ago... Read more
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express
'Jeremy Corbyn said the SAME' Emma Barnett rips into Labour peer during heated Brexit rowSmith branded Theresa May as 'irresponsible'Related articles Remainer Hammond
express / Posted 5 days ago
Smith branded Theresa May as 'irresponsible'Related articles Remainer Hammond lost his anti-Brexit argument, reveals Lib Dem leader Tory Brexiteer warns EU off adopting 'ghastly cliff edge' divorce “What the Government has given us is a... Read more
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