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Scotsman
Euan McColm: George Osborne gives Brexit’s losers a voiceThe prospect of Brexit has not shifted public opinion in favour of Scotland dep
Euan McColm: George Osborne gives Brexit’s losers a voice
Scotsman / Posted 4 hours ago
The prospect of Brexit has not shifted public opinion in favour of Scotland departing the UK. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has tried to position himself as the champion of those who believe in the value of co-operation across Europe but... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Does your MP speak your language in the House of Commons?above. The scores reveal that David Cameron’s speeches (16+) were marginally m
Does your MP speak your language in the House of Commons?
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 hours ago
above. The scores reveal that David Cameron’s speeches (16+) were marginally more accessible than those of Theresa May, Tim Farron and Jeremy Corbyn (18+). Jacob Rees-Mogg, who is famed for his loquaciousness within the chamber was able to be... Read more
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express
Ukip MP mocks Farron claim anti-Brexit Lib Dems are now ‘real opposition’ after Corbyn winTim Farron was mocked by Ukip MP Douglas Carswell In the wake of Mr Corbyn’s o
Ukip MP mocks Farron claim anti-Brexit Lib Dems are now ‘real opposition’ after Corbyn win
express / Posted 21 hours ago
Tim Farron was mocked by Ukip MP Douglas Carswell In the wake of Mr Corbyn’s overwhelming victory in the Labour leadership contest, Mr Farron was quick to condemn the “ineffectual” left-winger and called on disgruntled Labour members to join his... Read more
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International Business Times
There is still life in LabourUKIP 13 per cent and the Liberal Democrats are on just eight per cent. This la
There is still life in Labour
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
UKIP 13 per cent and the Liberal Democrats are on just eight per cent. This last figure can only be very disappointing for Tim Farron, leader of the Lib Dems, as the poll was taken after their party conference in Brighton concluded on 20 September... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Corbyn calls for unity after Labour leadership re-electionengaged in a bitter power struggle that will continue even after they've picked
Corbyn calls for unity after Labour leadership re-election
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
engaged in a bitter power struggle that will continue even after they've picked a leader." And Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "After a year of failure, it is disappointing for all of those who oppose this Government that the Labour... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Corbyn calls for unity after Labour leadership re-electionengaged in a bitter power struggle that will continue even after they've picked
Corbyn calls for unity after Labour leadership re-election
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
engaged in a bitter power struggle that will continue even after they've picked a leader." And Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "After a year of failure, it is disappointing for all of those who oppose this Government that the Labour... Read more
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The News and Star
Corbyn calls for unity after Labour leadership re-electionengaged in a bitter power struggle that will continue even after they've picked
Corbyn calls for unity after Labour leadership re-election
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
engaged in a bitter power struggle that will continue even after they've picked a leader." And Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "After a year of failure, it is disappointing for all of those who oppose this Government that the Labour... Read more
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express
Eight THOUSAND NHS consultants earn MORE than the PMthat 14 percent were paid more than £150,000 while five percent earnt more than
Eight THOUSAND NHS consultants earn MORE than the PM
express / Posted yesterday
that 14 percent were paid more than £150,000 while five percent earnt more than £175,000 a year. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: “While no one would deny that senior NHS doctors are incredibly valuable public servants, I have to question... Read more
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International Business Times
Owen Smith congratulates Corbyn as unions reaffirm their backing for Labour leaderhistory," she said. Lib Dems and Tories attack However, the news was not univ
Owen Smith congratulates Corbyn as unions reaffirm their backing for Labour leader
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
history," she said. Lib Dems and Tories attack However, the news was not universally welcomed. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said it was "a case on things can only get worse". He said Corbyn had "failed as an opposition leader and failed... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Jeremy Corbyn wins Labour leadership contest, againcritics. Labour MPs and supporters who cannot be reconciled with Mr Corbyn hav
Jeremy Corbyn wins Labour leadership contest, again
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
critics. Labour MPs and supporters who cannot be reconciled with Mr Corbyn have been wooed by the Liberal Democrats, with Tim Farron insisting only his party can oppose the Tories. But it would appear unlikely that many in the Labour ranks will... Read more
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International Business Times
Four good things about Owen Smith's failed campaign for the Labour leadershipon the EU issue, an area where Corbyn had been notably ambiguous during the ref
Four good things about Owen Smith's failed campaign for the Labour leadership
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
on the EU issue, an area where Corbyn had been notably ambiguous during the referendum campaign. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron later adopted a very similar policy to Smith's, though if he had won the Labour leadership, he would have arguably... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
8,000 hospital consultants paid more than the Prime MinisterTim Farron, the Liberal Democrats leader who uncovered the figures, said: “Whil
8,000 hospital consultants paid more than the Prime Minister
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrats leader who uncovered the figures, said: “While no one would deny that senior NHS doctors are incredibly valuable public servants, I have to question whether the Government have their priorities right on NHS... Read more
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Bury Times
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Gazette
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Gazette / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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guardian-series
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Harrow Times
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Gazette News
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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This is West Country
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Bolton News
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Northern Echo
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Kingston Guardian / Posted 2 days ago
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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Daily Mirror
The Tories are replacing just 1 in 8 council homes sold off under Right to Buygenerously given councils three years to replace any homes they sell off throug
The Tories are replacing just 1 in 8 council homes sold off under Right to Buy
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 days ago
generously given councils three years to replace any homes they sell off through Right to Buy. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. Read More "We... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homesthe first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422
Right to Buy sales result in loss of 10,000 affordable homes
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
the first quarter of 2016/2017, 3,362 council homes were sold off and just 422 replaced. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "The success or failure of Right to Buy rests on whether every single home is replaced. "We fought tooth... Read more
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chroniclelive
What Newcastle council's ruling Labour group said about city congestion chargecentre parking in the evenings to help local businesses. “I would urge the Lib
What Newcastle council's ruling Labour group said about city congestion charge
chroniclelive / Posted 2 days ago
centre parking in the evenings to help local businesses. “I would urge the Lib Dems to put pressure on their party leader Tim Farron to drop this plan.” In 2008 a London style congestion charge for drivers entering Newcastle was ruled out by the... Read more
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express
‘You ain’t seen nothing yet’ Farage warns bitter Remainers against betraying Brexit vote24, pro-EU politicians and Remain voters have called for the referendum result
‘You ain’t seen nothing yet’ Farage warns bitter Remainers against betraying Brexit vote
express / Posted 2 days ago
24, pro-EU politicians and Remain voters have called for the referendum result to be overturned. Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron and Labour leadership hopeful Owen Smith have been some of the strongest voices calling for a new vote as they... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Amber Rudd 'must provide clarity' after offshore leakforgiven for wondering what the true picture is and they deserve an answer from
Amber Rudd 'must provide clarity' after offshore leak
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 days ago
forgiven for wondering what the true picture is and they deserve an answer from Amber Rudd." And Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron said: "Serious questions for Amber Rudd - she must provide clarity. The public are sick of the idea of politicians... Read more
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Namibia Economist
Not drowning but wavingNick Clegg, then their leader, pledged to bring “heart” to a Tory government or
Not drowning but waving
Namibia Economist / Posted 2 days ago
Nick Clegg, then their leader, pledged to bring “heart” to a Tory government or “head” to a Labour one. By contrast Tim Farron, his successor, enjoys the freedom of the open road. Labour has pirouetted off to the left. Under Theresa May the... Read more
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express
FOREIGN AID FARCE: Islanders set to SUE Britain over botched £285m airport projectaid budget, which is ring-fenced at 0.7 per cent of GDP, has drawn criticism fr
FOREIGN AID FARCE: Islanders set to SUE Britain over botched £285m airport project
express / Posted 3 days ago
aid budget, which is ring-fenced at 0.7 per cent of GDP, has drawn criticism from some political quarters. Lib Dem leader Tim Farron said using development money on such a botched project was an “open goal” for critics arguing that Mr Cameron’s... Read more
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International Business Times
Amber Rudd warned of 'serious questions' after leak links Home Secretary to offshore fundspublic are sick of the idea of politicians tying to dodge the rules they make,"
Amber Rudd warned of 'serious questions' after leak links Home Secretary to offshore funds
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
public are sick of the idea of politicians tying to dodge the rules they make," the Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron added. Molly Scott Cato MEP, the finance spokeswoman for the Greens, also called on Rudd to "make a much fuller... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Duncan Enright to run again for Labour in WitneyMP David Cameron. It came as the Liberal Democrats selected Charlbury district
Duncan Enright to run again for Labour in Witney
Oxford Mail / Posted 3 days ago
MP David Cameron. It came as the Liberal Democrats selected Charlbury district councillor Liz Leffman, with party leader Tim Farron visiting Chipping Norton yesterday. Mr Enright said there had “never been a more important time for Witney to... Read more
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express
‘You’re like Juncker’ Farron blasts radio host after savaging for being in Brexit 'denial'host of acting like Jean-Claude JunckerRelated articles Farron left dazed as F
‘You’re like Juncker’ Farron blasts radio host after savaging for being in Brexit 'denial'
express / Posted 3 days ago
host of acting like Jean-Claude JunckerRelated articles Farron left dazed as Farage DESTROYS dream of second EU vote Tim Farron slapped down over call second EU Referendum “You are talking about a 52 per cent of votes, and bearing in mind... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tim Farron woos Labour supporters - and repeats call for referendum on any EU Brexit dealLIB Dem leader Tim Farron has made his most high profile appeal to Labour suppo
Tim Farron woos Labour supporters - and repeats call for referendum on any EU Brexit deal
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
LIB Dem leader Tim Farron has made his most high profile appeal to Labour supporters to abandon Jeremy Corbyn and join his party. In his key note Brighton conference speech, the Westmorland and Lonsdale MP accepted joining his party could be seen as... Read more
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express
'We pay enough tax' LBC host DESTROYS Lib Dems’ plan to introduce MORE tax to fund NHSThe LBC host hit back after Lib Dem leader Tim Farron told his party conference
'We pay enough tax' LBC host DESTROYS Lib Dems’ plan to introduce MORE tax to fund NHS
express / Posted 3 days ago
The LBC host hit back after Lib Dem leader Tim Farron told his party conference that people would be happy to pay an additional tax if they knew the money was ringfenced for the NHS. During his closing speech, on Tuesday, Mr Farron said: “If the... Read more
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express
'We’re not making MINI-CORBYNS' Momentum Kids' founder denies brainwash claimsthey say. But the group has already been dubbed “Tiny Trots” by Westminster in
'We’re not making MINI-CORBYNS' Momentum Kids' founder denies brainwash claims
express / Posted 4 days ago
they say. But the group has already been dubbed “Tiny Trots” by Westminster insiders and more notably Lib Dem leader Tim Farron. The founder of Momentum Kids, Natasha Josette, said the group was designed not to brainwash youngsters but to... Read more
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Nottingham Post
If only party conferences could compete with 'Brangelina'But even politics geek Jennifer Scott realises it is hard to not to get distrac
If only party conferences could compete with 'Brangelina'
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
But even politics geek Jennifer Scott realises it is hard to not to get distracted... I am feeling a little sorry for Tim Farron this week. We are now into the full swing of conference season when each political party swarms into an... Read more
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express
Do voters REGRET voting for Brexit? Do they have buyer’s remorse three months on?Tim Farron believes public opinion has shifted since the EU referendum There w
Do voters REGRET voting for Brexit? Do they have buyer’s remorse three months on?
express / Posted 4 days ago
Tim Farron believes public opinion has shifted since the EU referendum There were suggestions that Brexit voters suffered “buyers remorse” after the referendum result sparked economic turmoil three months ago. But post-referendum polls show that... Read more
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iol.co.za
British Labour looks to teddy bearspeople." "Momentum Kids" has provoked a mixture of anger and mockery in the Br
British Labour looks to teddy bears
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
people." "Momentum Kids" has provoked a mixture of anger and mockery in the British press, while Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron called it "Tiny Trots" - a reference to historic Marxist Leon Trotsky. Momentum said its initiative was set up by... Read more
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walesonline
Lib Dem leader blames Labour's Cardiff by-election loss on CorbynLib Dem leader Tim Farron has said the party's latest by-election victory shows
Lib Dem leader blames Labour's Cardiff by-election loss on Corbyn
walesonline / Posted 4 days ago
Lib Dem leader Tim Farron has said the party's latest by-election victory shows voters are 'deserting' Jeremy Corbyn. A by-election was held on Tuesday after the death of Labour's Mohammed Javed. Robin Rea won the seat after overturning a 51 vote... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Labour suffer another by-election defeat at hands of Liberal Democrats115, Green 93, Ukip 62. Turnout was 23.1 per cent. The swing from Labour to Li
Labour suffer another by-election defeat at hands of Liberal Democrats
Daily Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
115, Green 93, Ukip 62. Turnout was 23.1 per cent. The swing from Labour to Lib Dem was 9.3 per cent. It came as Tim Farron, the Lib Dem leader, attempted to woo disillusioned Labour voters, with a call to MPs to abandon Jeremy Corbyn or... Read more
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express
No way back! Former Tony Blair advisor slams 'weak' Tim Farron in Newsnight rowreasons why they will struggle to reassert themselves in Westminster. On Tuesd
No way back! Former Tony Blair advisor slams 'weak' Tim Farron in Newsnight row
express / Posted 4 days ago
reasons why they will struggle to reassert themselves in Westminster. On Tuesday, at their annual party conference, leader Tim Farron used his speech to tell Labour voters only the Lib Dems can provide “strong opposition” to the Tories. Mr Farron... Read more
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