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heraldscotland
SNP to debate new voting system for Holyrood electionswas also personally sympathetic to making the change. She said: "I think we ha
SNP to debate new voting system for Holyrood elections
heraldscotland / Posted an hour ago
was also personally sympathetic to making the change. She said: "I think we have moved on from 1999 when Labour and the Lib Dems viewed regional MSPs as second class MSPs, and I think people now know that have not one MSP but eight. "But I've... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Fears Erdogan may use UK arms to crush Turkish coup rebelswipe out ­dissidents in the wake of the failed coup against him. The details we
Fears Erdogan may use UK arms to crush Turkish coup rebels
Daily Mirror / Posted yesterday
wipe out ­dissidents in the wake of the failed coup against him. The details were ­uncovered in official documents by the Lib Dems. Foreign affairs spokesman Tom Brake said: “The Government must be able to say without doubt UK weapons will not be... Read more
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Daily Record
Nicola Sturgeon accused of U-turn as SNP rapped for axing 50p tax on richin coming years. At the time, she pointed to research suggesting a flight of h
Nicola Sturgeon accused of U-turn as SNP rapped for axing 50p tax on rich
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
in coming years. At the time, she pointed to research suggesting a flight of high-earners from Scotland. Greens and Lib Dems had also argued for higher tax to raise more cash for schools. Lib Dem MSP Mike Rumbles said: “It is no surprise to... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Israel is a 'major cause' of Isis and Islamist terrorism, Lib Dem peer claimsagainst Israel and the countries who support her". The Campaign Against Antise
Israel is a 'major cause' of Isis and Islamist terrorism, Lib Dem peer claims
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
against Israel and the countries who support her". The Campaign Against Antisemtism called for her to be expelled from the Lib Dems, accusing her of "effectively justifying" terrorism. After discussing the alleged shooting of Palestinian children... Read more
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The New Statesman
We spoke to someone behind the scenes on Nick Clegg’s Carly Rae Jepson videosure he’s regretted it since – but he was very cheery on set despite the cold.”
We spoke to someone behind the scenes on Nick Clegg’s Carly Rae Jepson video
The New Statesman / Posted 3 days ago
sure he’s regretted it since – but he was very cheery on set despite the cold.” Commenting on widespread reports that the Lib Dems spent £7,800 on the shoot, my source said that the production was “definitely done on a tight budget”. They added:... Read more
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express
Nick Clegg spent £8,000 on pop video parody to try and stay relevanta Carly Rae Jepsen music video in a desperate attempt to stay relevant with Bri
Nick Clegg spent £8,000 on pop video parody to try and stay relevant
express / Posted 3 days ago
a Carly Rae Jepsen music video in a desperate attempt to stay relevant with Britain's youth. The former leader of the Lib Dems, who served as Deputy Prime Minister in the coalition government, was reduced to starring in a budget pop music... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Petition urges Brexit MPs in St Albans and Harpenden to quithope that we can all accept and move on from the result.” Mr Lilley responded:
Petition urges Brexit MPs in St Albans and Harpenden to quit
Herts Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
hope that we can all accept and move on from the result.” Mr Lilley responded: “This is just a bit of politicking by the Lib Dems, which was sensibly voted down by the council. If the Lib Dems’ motion were applied across the UK, the majority of... Read more
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This is West Country
War of words breaks out over Taunton Deane and West Somerset council merger proposaland the business cases as now presented were agreed by Full Council as recently
War of words breaks out over Taunton Deane and West Somerset council merger proposal
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
and the business cases as now presented were agreed by Full Council as recently as March,” Cllr Williams said. “Did the Lib Dems not notice this? Since then it has been presented to members on a number of occasions, had the Lib Dems taken a... Read more
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This is West Country
War of words over Taunton Deane and West Somerset council merger proposaland the business cases as now presented were agreed by Full Council as recently
War of words over Taunton Deane and West Somerset council merger proposal
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
and the business cases as now presented were agreed by Full Council as recently as March,” Cllr Williams said. “Did the Lib Dems not notice this? Since then it has been presented to members on a number of occasions, had the Lib Dems taken a... Read more
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This is West Country
Merger maelstrom: War of words as Taunton Deane and West Somerset Council discussions heat upand the business cases as now presented were agreed by Full Council as recently
Merger maelstrom: War of words as Taunton Deane and West Somerset Council discussions heat up
This is West Country / Posted 3 days ago
and the business cases as now presented were agreed by Full Council as recently as March,” Cllr Williams said. “Did the Lib Dems not notice this? Since then it has been presented to members on a number of occasions, had the Lib Dems taken a... Read more
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heraldscotland
Theresa May suggests Nicola Sturgeon's remain means remain for Scotland is 'impracticable'instead is simply representing the views and interests of (most of) the Scottis
Theresa May suggests Nicola Sturgeon's remain means remain for Scotland is 'impracticable'
heraldscotland / Posted 4 days ago
instead is simply representing the views and interests of (most of) the Scottish electorate - after all even Labour, the Lib Dems and the Greens have supported this initiative. Thus, when we get to the point where everyone can see that none of... Read more
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metro
Ukip councillor says it's 'time to start killing' Remain backerswas never intended.’Jo Cox was shot dead just one month ago (Picture: Reuters)
Ukip councillor says it's 'time to start killing' Remain backers
metro / Posted 4 days ago
was never intended.’Jo Cox was shot dead just one month ago (Picture: Reuters) Julie Ireland, secretary of the Bromley Lib Dems, described Cllr Nathan’s comments as ‘shocking’ and said he has been reported to the Bromley Council chief executive... Read more
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express
Clegg’s comeback: Lib Dem former leader chosen to hold Government to account on Brexitraise university tuition fees if his party was elected. But they were put righ
Clegg’s comeback: Lib Dem former leader chosen to hold Government to account on Brexit
express / Posted 5 days ago
raise university tuition fees if his party was elected. But they were put right up by the Coalition Government between the Lib Dems and the Conservatives, causing outrage. The anger felt across Britain was reflected in the General Election in... Read more
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International Business Times
Why Nick Clegg is returning to the frontline of British politics minister Nick Clegg has been appointed the EU spokesperson of the Liberal Democ
Why Nick Clegg is returning to the frontline of British politics
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
minister Nick Clegg has been appointed the EU spokesperson of the Liberal Democrat's . Clegg, a former MEP who took the Lib Dems to power as part of the 2010 coalition government, has adopted a lower profile in Westminster since the last... Read more
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walesonline
Owen Smith's story so far in his most memorable quoteson a mission to visit every constituency in Wales in one week, armed with a pot
Owen Smith's story so far in his most memorable quotes
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
on a mission to visit every constituency in Wales in one week, armed with a potato crate and a loudhailer. Owen on what the Lib Dems in the Assembly would need to do before a deal could be struck in the Assembly, May 2011 “They are now in cahoots... Read more
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walesonline
Owen Smith's story so far in his most memorable quoteson a mission to visit every constituency in Wales in one week, armed with a pot
Owen Smith's story so far in his most memorable quotes
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
on a mission to visit every constituency in Wales in one week, armed with a potato crate and a loudhailer. Owen on what the Lib Dems in the Assembly would need to do before a deal could be struck in the Assembly, May 2011 “They are now in cahoots... Read more
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International Business Times
Brexit could break the Union the EU. When he announced it back in January 2013, roughly 75% of MPs backed re
Brexit could break the Union
International Business Times / Posted 5 days ago
the EU. When he announced it back in January 2013, roughly 75% of MPs backed remain and there was a substantial cohort of Lib Dems in the Coalition Government to counter his block of EU rebels, but there were warnings aplenty. BBC Political... Read more
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walesonline
How did my MP vote on replacing our Trident nuclear deterrent?to replace the fleet of submarines that carry our nuclear missiles. Among the
How did my MP vote on replacing our Trident nuclear deterrent?
walesonline / Posted 5 days ago
to replace the fleet of submarines that carry our nuclear missiles. Among the opponents were the three Plaid MPs, seven Lib Dems, 52 SNP members, the one Green MP, one Conservative (Crispin Blunt, Reigate), 47 Labour MPs, two independents and... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Would you consider voting for a new centre-left breakaway party? « Shropshire Starcampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Would you consider voting for a new centre-left breakaway party? « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 5 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Why Lilian Greenwood cannot work for Corbyn: Full speechtogether. "Together we held Nottingham South for Labour in 2010. Together we w
Why Lilian Greenwood cannot work for Corbyn: Full speech
Nottingham Post / Posted 5 days ago
together. "Together we held Nottingham South for Labour in 2010. Together we won council seats from the Tories and the Lib Dems in 2011. Together we won by-election after by-election, even in the wards we hadn't held since the late... Read more
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Sussex Express
County Hall votes to support Government climbdown on academiesand Hellingly), lead member for education and inclusion, special educational ne
County Hall votes to support Government climbdown on academies
Sussex Express / Posted 5 days ago
and Hellingly), lead member for education and inclusion, special educational needs and disability, explained that the Lib Dems’ original motion had been ‘superseded’, but they were all ‘now very much in agreement’. But Cllr Shuttleworth said... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Recap MPs' marathon debate and vote on renewing TridentLabour MPs, came despite opposition from leading Labour MPs including Jeremy Co
Recap MPs' marathon debate and vote on renewing Trident
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Labour MPs, came despite opposition from leading Labour MPs including Jeremy Corbyn , a handful of Tory rebels, the SNP and Lib Dems. A handful of protesters were still camped outside Parliament when the vote rolled in. MPs were set to vote for... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
MPs vote IN FAVOUR of a new fleet of four submarines to carry the UK's nuclear weaponsof 650 MPs who are eligible to vote following today's debate. They are made up
MPs vote IN FAVOUR of a new fleet of four submarines to carry the UK's nuclear weapons
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 6 days ago
of 650 MPs who are eligible to vote following today's debate. They are made up of 330 Conservatives, 230 Labour, 54 SNP, 8 Lib Dems and 28 others. 1.15pm Labour deputy leader Tom Watson thinks the vast majority of Labour MPs will vote FOR Trident... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Theresa May says she'd kill 100,000 men, women & children in a nuclear strikeNavy’s nuclear-armed boats in the face of opposition from some leading Labour M
Theresa May says she'd kill 100,000 men, women & children in a nuclear strike
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
Navy’s nuclear-armed boats in the face of opposition from some leading Labour MPs, a handful of Tory rebels, the SNP and Lib Dems. The Prime Minister was asked if she would give the order to fire the Trident D5 missile knowing it would inflict... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Everything you need to know about Tridenttheir previous promises of disarmament. Instead, when the current generation of
Everything you need to know about Trident
Daily Mirror / Posted 6 days ago
their previous promises of disarmament. Instead, when the current generation of submarines come into retirement, the Lib Dems would downgrade Trident and replace it with 3 or fewer subs. Based on its 2015 manifesto, UKIP too is in support of... Read more
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Evening Standard
New centre-left party 'a real possibility' after Labour woescreating a new alliance or party to oppose the Conservative government, Mr Farr
New centre-left party 'a real possibility' after Labour woes
Evening Standard / Posted 6 days ago
creating a new alliance or party to oppose the Conservative government, Mr Farron replied: "I think we write nothing off." Lib Dems troll Theresa May with website 404 page He told the paper: "My job is to defend the Liberal heritage of our... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Kingston Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Bury Times
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Bury Times / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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guardian-series
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
guardian-series / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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This is West Country
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
This is West Country / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Gazette News
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Bolton News
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Bolton News / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Shropshire Star
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader « Shropshire Starcampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Streatham Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Gazette
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Gazette / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Harrow Times
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Harrow Times / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Express and Star
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader « Express & Starcampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Croydon Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 7 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leadercampaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
campaign, when tribal divisions were set aside as the centre-left broadly came together to unsuccessfully back Remain. The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight... Read more
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Northern Echo
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leaderThe Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general e
Centre-left breakaway party a 'real, real possibility' - Lib Dem leader
Northern Echo / Posted 7 days ago
The Lib Dems are currently at a low having suffered a disastrous 2015 general election, leaving the party with just eight MPs. Mr Farron told the newspaper: "My job is to defend the Liberal heritage of our movement � but I think we'd be betraying... Read more
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express
Thank goodness Theresa May doesn’t have children, says CAMILLA TOMINEYforget that if it wasn’t for so-called “fascist” Right-wingers like Nigel Farag
Thank goodness Theresa May doesn’t have children, says CAMILLA TOMINEY
express / Posted 7 days ago
forget that if it wasn’t for so-called “fascist” Right-wingers like Nigel Farage, voters, including the few “remaining” Lib Dems (big “R” and little “r”) wouldn’t have had a democratic say at all. ———————————————————— LIDL’S new £3.75 school... Read more
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heraldscotland
May seeks to bind Sturgeon to UK's post-Brexit future as leaders meet for historic summitthat view of EU and Scotland, how come she no longer accepts it now. What has c
May seeks to bind Sturgeon to UK's post-Brexit future as leaders meet for historic summit
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
that view of EU and Scotland, how come she no longer accepts it now. What has changed? The same must be asked of Labour and Lib Dems. What has changed in their arguments in favor of EU that suddenly, they are going to accept the London stance? And... Read more
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heraldscotland
May seeks to bind Sturgeon to UK's post-Brexit future as leaders meet for historic summitthat view of EU and Scotland, how come she no longer accepts it now. What has c
May seeks to bind Sturgeon to UK's post-Brexit future as leaders meet for historic summit
heraldscotland / Posted 9 days ago
that view of EU and Scotland, how come she no longer accepts it now. What has changed? The same must be asked of Labour and Lib Dems. What has changed in their arguments in favor of EU that suddenly, they are going to accept the London stance? And... Read more
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chroniclelive
The lack of leadership from the Government and the Brexit campaign has been hugely damagingthe side of the official campaign bus – the same way we look at the Liberal Dem
The lack of leadership from the Government and the Brexit campaign has been hugely damaging
chroniclelive / Posted 9 days ago
the side of the official campaign bus – the same way we look at the Liberal Democrat promise on tuition fees. At least the Lib Dems did mean it when they said it. Read More Theresa May has now become our new Prime Minister. Appointments to her... Read more
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