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West Cumberland Times & Star
Row over out-of-hours mental health cover in Cumbria continuesvictory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw c
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 4 hours ago
victory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw cover, despite claims by South Lakes MP Tim Farron. The issue centres around community mental health assessments, to determine whether a person should be... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Row over out-of-hours mental health cover in Cumbria continuesvictory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw c
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
victory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw cover, despite claims by South Lakes MP Tim Farron. The issue centres around community mental health assessments, to determine whether a person should be... Read more
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The News and Star
Row over out-of-hours mental health cover in Cumbria continuesvictory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw c
The News and Star / Posted 4 hours ago
victory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw cover, despite claims by South Lakes MP Tim Farron. The issue centres around community mental health assessments, to determine whether a person should be... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Row over out-of-hours mental health cover in Cumbria continuesvictory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw c
Whitehaven News / Posted 4 hours ago
victory. However health chiefs insist there were never any plans to withdraw cover, despite claims by South Lakes MP Tim Farron. The issue centres around community mental health assessments, to determine whether a person should be... Read more
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express
Yes Labour DOES pose existential challenge to Britain’s economy’Wed, May 31, 2017The televised debate saw Jeremy Corbyn, Amber Rudd, Paul Nutta
express / Posted 2 days ago
Wed, May 31, 2017The televised debate saw Jeremy Corbyn, Amber Rudd, Paul Nuttall, Caroline Lucas, Angus Robertson, Tim Farron and Leanne Wood go toe-to-toe The politicians taking part in the debate Mr Corbyn has hit out after the EU’s... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
MP Tim Farron invites people to special Storm Desmond surgeryPEOPLE who are still feeling the effects of Storm Desmond nearly two years on a
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
PEOPLE who are still feeling the effects of Storm Desmond nearly two years on are invited to a special surgery with MP Tim Farron next week. Residents and business people can simply turn up to Sandylands Methodist Church on Friday, October 20, from... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
New role for Tim FarronWESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has taken up a new role within the Liber
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
WESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has taken up a new role within the Liberal Democrats. New party leader Vince Cable announced a reshuffle today, with his predecessor taking a position focusing on regenerating the north of England. Mr Farron... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Pendle pub saved by villagers set to feature on BBC Sunday Politicsto save their local. It is part of a wider piece on an early day motion put fo
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
to save their local. It is part of a wider piece on an early day motion put forward by former Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron MP to freeze alcohol tax to help struggling rural pubs. The team is currently refurbishing the venue and expect... Read more
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The News and Star
MP raises concerns in Parliament about mental health cover across CumbriaA Cumbrian MP is using World Mental Health Day to highlight "deep concerns" abo
The News and Star / Posted 6 days ago
A Cumbrian MP is using World Mental Health Day to highlight "deep concerns" about out-of-hours cover in the county. Tim Farron has submitted an Early Day Motion to the House of Commons, condemning the removal of certain overnight mental health... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
MP raises concerns in Parliament about mental health cover across CumbriaA Cumbrian MP is using World Mental Health Day to highlight "deep concerns" abo
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 6 days ago
A Cumbrian MP is using World Mental Health Day to highlight "deep concerns" about out-of-hours cover in the county. Tim Farron has submitted an Early Day Motion to the House of Commons, condemning the removal of certain overnight mental health... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Train fares should be performance related says Lake District MPusing rail links in the South Lakes have endured a miserable period of frequent
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 7 days ago
using rail links in the South Lakes have endured a miserable period of frequent cancellations and strike action. MP Tim Farron has written to the transport secretary requesting performance-related fares to be imposed. He said: "Commuters in... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Thousands of South Lakes families to be impacted by Universal Creditincome-based Jobseeker’s Allowance and income-related employment and support al
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
income-based Jobseeker’s Allowance and income-related employment and support allowance And Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has called for the government to pause the roll out of Universal Credit. In a letter written to the DWP... Read more
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Daily Mail
Britain's ruled by patronising b*#*@rds, says QUENTIN LETTSreacted with petulant disbelief. Tony Blair called it ‘a foolish excursion int
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
reacted with petulant disbelief. Tony Blair called it ‘a foolish excursion into populism’. The then Lib Dem leader Tim Farron, 46, normally a sunny fellow, was ‘angry that today we wake to a deeply divided country’. Would he have said the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron urges government for special EU farmers deal after BrexitA SOUTH Lakes MP has called on the government to give farmers a special deal fo
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 10 days ago
A SOUTH Lakes MP has called on the government to give farmers a special deal for European Single Market access. Tim Farron has written to the Brexit Secretary David Davis, asking for farmers to be granted full access when Britain leaves the European... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
MP Tim 'deeply concerned' at lack of flood protection on Kendal's MintsfeetWESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has been visiting residents on Kendal's
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 11 days ago
WESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has been visiting residents on Kendal's Mintsfeet who are still waiting for flood protection measures to be installed at their homes, after Storm Desmond struck in December 2015. The MP said he was "deeply... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
MP Tim Farron celebrates switch to opt-out organ donation systemannounced England would be adopting an opt-out organ donation system, just like
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 12 days ago
announced England would be adopting an opt-out organ donation system, just like the model seen in Wales. South Lakes MP Tim Farron called the planned changes a "big win" for the country. He said: “Today’s announcement is a big win for the six... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
HAVE YOUR VOTE: Is the government right to adopt an opt-out organ donation system?in Manchester today that the Government is to adopt an opt-out organ donation s
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
in Manchester today that the Government is to adopt an opt-out organ donation system has been welcomed by South Lakes MP Tim Farron. Mr Farron described it as a ‘big win’ for the 6,000 people on the organ donor waiting list. “Nearly 500 people... Read more
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The Christian Post
Justin Welby Unable to Condemn Gay Sex in Interview, Admits He Is Struggling With Issueprominent U.K. Christian political leaders have been asked whether they believe
The Christian Post / Posted 13 days ago
prominent U.K. Christian political leaders have been asked whether they believe gay sex is sinful in recent interviews. Tim Farron, the former Liberal Democrat leader who has since stepped down from his position due to conflicts with his... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
'Shambolic' universal credit plans slammed by Tim Farronare expected to be left without income for over six weeks while the scheme is r
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
are expected to be left without income for over six weeks while the scheme is rolled out. Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron said: "I'm hugely concerned that universal credit is pushing people further into debt and putting an even greater... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Uncertainty over how Cumbria will benefit from Powerhouse cashimprovements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it s
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 14 days ago
improvements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it said could help promote economic growth. Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale, was highly critical of the Chancellor's announcement and... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Uncertainty over how Cumbria will benefit from Powerhouse cashimprovements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it s
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 14 days ago
improvements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it said could help promote economic growth. Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale, was highly critical of the Chancellor's announcement and... Read more
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The News and Star
Uncertainty over how Cumbria will benefit from Powerhouse cashimprovements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it s
The News and Star / Posted 14 days ago
improvements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it said could help promote economic growth. Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale, was highly critical of the Chancellor's announcement and... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Uncertainty over how Cumbria will benefit from Powerhouse cashimprovements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it s
Whitehaven News / Posted 14 days ago
improvements needed in various parts of the A66, A590 A595 and A689, which it said could help promote economic growth. Tim Farron, the Liberal Democrat MP for Westmorland and Lonsdale, was highly critical of the Chancellor's announcement and... Read more
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heraldscotland
Why Reverend Jane Clarke formed Scotland's first gay churchis it we're doing that is so offensive?" Religion and sexuality are never easy
heraldscotland / Posted 14 days ago
is it we're doing that is so offensive?" Religion and sexuality are never easy bedfellows, just look at Tim Farron's stepping down as Lib Dem leader. Recently the Church of Scotland apologised for its past treatment of homosexual... Read more
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express
Ruth Davidson to launch attack on 'London-centric' BritainGreater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham also warned that Britain must stop being
express / Posted 15 days ago
Greater Manchester mayor Andy Burnham also warned that Britain must stop being so "London-centric" and ex-Lib Dem leader Tim Farron recently hit out at Whitehall's "failure to understand the lives of people living in the north of... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Kendal man with chronic illness left without benefits for three monthsMrs Dunning said. "And I am now giving up the job as manager to look after him
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 17 days ago
Mrs Dunning said. "And I am now giving up the job as manager to look after him full time." Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron has hit out at the Department for Work and Pensions over Mr Heaton's situation. Back in October last year, the... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Plans to withdraw out-of-hour crisis cover 'delayed'community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 days ago
community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make alternative provision. Cumbrian MP Tim Farron had expressed "deep concerns" about the move, which he branded "inhumane" - fearing it would leave people with... Read more
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The News and Star
Plans to withdraw out-of-hour crisis cover 'delayed'community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make
The News and Star / Posted 18 days ago
community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make alternative provision. Cumbrian MP Tim Farron had expressed "deep concerns" about the move, which he branded "inhumane" - fearing it would leave people with... Read more
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Whitehaven News
Plans to withdraw out-of-hour crisis cover 'delayed'community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make
Whitehaven News / Posted 18 days ago
community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make alternative provision. Cumbrian MP Tim Farron had expressed "deep concerns" about the move, which he branded "inhumane" - fearing it would leave people with... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
Plans to withdraw out-of-hour crisis cover 'delayed'community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 18 days ago
community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make alternative provision. Cumbrian MP Tim Farron had expressed "deep concerns" about the move, which he branded "inhumane" - fearing it would leave people with... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Plans to withdraw out-of-hour crisis care 'delayed'community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 18 days ago
community service running until January to give commissioners more time to make alternative provision. Cumbrian MP Tim Farron had expressed "deep concerns" about the move, which he branded "inhumane" - fearing it would leave people with... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Drainage pumps to remain operational in the Lyth Valley as government delays project once moreto four weeks to clear all the water. "Without some sort of drainage, the syst
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
to four weeks to clear all the water. "Without some sort of drainage, the system here just wouldn't work." South Lakes MP Tim Farron has called for the pumps to be kept open permanently, so that farmers do not have to fund the drainage system... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
A 'raw deal' for Cumbria: Government cash for county's public health among lowest nationwidegrossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 20 days ago
grossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local people." Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron said the figures indicated the government was 'selling Cumbria short'. "This is further proof if ever it was... Read more
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The News and Star
A 'raw deal' for Cumbria: Government cash for county's public health among lowest nationwidegrossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local
The News and Star / Posted 20 days ago
grossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local people." Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron said the figures indicated the government was 'selling Cumbria short'. "This is further proof if ever it was... Read more
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Whitehaven News
A 'raw deal' for Cumbria: Government cash for county's public health among lowest nationwidegrossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local
Whitehaven News / Posted 20 days ago
grossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local people." Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron said the figures indicated the government was 'selling Cumbria short'. "This is further proof if ever it was... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
A 'raw deal' for Cumbria: Government cash for county's public health among lowest nationwidegrossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 20 days ago
grossly unfair, they’re also very potentially damaging for the health of local people." Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron said the figures indicated the government was 'selling Cumbria short'. "This is further proof if ever it was... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
More cancellations and anger as data reveals the true extent of disruption on blighted Northern rail serviceSOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area contin
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 21 days ago
SOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area continue to cause misery for rail users. Tim Farron has written to the transport secretary and asked for proper, substantial investment from the government in the... Read more
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The News and Star
More cancellations and anger as data reveals the true extent of disruption on blighted Northern rail serviceSOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area contin
The News and Star / Posted 21 days ago
SOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area continue to cause misery for rail users. Tim Farron has written to the transport secretary and asked for proper, substantial investment from the government in the... Read more
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Whitehaven News
More cancellations and anger as data reveals the true extent of disruption on blighted Northern rail serviceSOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area contin
Whitehaven News / Posted 21 days ago
SOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area continue to cause misery for rail users. Tim Farron has written to the transport secretary and asked for proper, substantial investment from the government in the... Read more
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West Cumberland Times & Star
More cancellations and anger as data reveals the true extent of disruption on blighted Northern rail serviceSOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area contin
West Cumberland Times & Star / Posted 21 days ago
SOUTH Lakes MP has demanded new trains after mass delays across the area continue to cause misery for rail users. Tim Farron has written to the transport secretary and asked for proper, substantial investment from the government in the... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
We need high speed broadband in our rural communitiesmoney spent to make sure rural communities are not disadvantaged. So, here is
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 24 days ago
money spent to make sure rural communities are not disadvantaged. So, here is a question to Westmorland and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron: Is there anything you can please do for the disadvantaged in the Cartmel valley? Yes, Cartmel has wonderful... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Plans for a £10 billion 'blow job tax' were very nearly in the Lib Dem manifestothe party’s costings ahead of June’s poll. But it was removed at the last minu
Daily Mirror / Posted 25 days ago
the party’s costings ahead of June’s poll. But it was removed at the last minute to avoid awkward interview questions for Tim Farron. Prostitution is already legal in the UK, but various related activities - including pimping, running a brothel... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Tim Farron's rallying cry to Lib Dem party conferenceWESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron urged Lib Dems to rally behind new leade
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
WESTMORLAND and Lonsdale MP Tim Farron urged Lib Dems to rally behind new leader Vince Cable during an impassioned speech to the party's autumn conference. Mr Farron, who stepped down as Lib Dem leader after June's general election, described Mr... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
MP Tim Farron relaunches campaign to bring radiotherapy centre to Kendal's Westmorland General HospitalSOUTH Lakes MP Tim Farron has relaunched his campaign to bring a radiotherapy u
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
SOUTH Lakes MP Tim Farron has relaunched his campaign to bring a radiotherapy unit to Kendal's Westmorland General Hospital. A petition is being sent to every house in the constituency to call for the current NHS England review into services in... Read more
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express
'Silly public schoolboys' Sir Vince Cable lashes out at Brexit teamwas making his first conference speech as leader of the Liberal Democrats GETT
express / Posted 27 days ago
was making his first conference speech as leader of the Liberal Democrats GETTYFormer Lib Dem leaders Menzies Campbell and Tim Farron applaud Mr Cable's speech Sir Vince said: "This is not a call for a second referendum on Brexit. "This is a call... Read more
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express
Lib Dem conference attendees perform bizarre rendition of Yellow Submarineof Lib Dem activists gathered in Bournemouth as images from the fringe events e
express / Posted 27 days ago
of Lib Dem activists gathered in Bournemouth as images from the fringe events emerge – including former party leader Tim Farron dancing. In a clip uploaded to Twitter, activists can be heard singing about living in a “part-time submarine” as... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Vince Cable pitches himself as the Justin Trudeau of British politicswork alongside like-minded people to keep the Single Market and Customs Union,
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
work alongside like-minded people to keep the Single Market and Customs Union, essential for trade and jobs.” He thanked Tim Farron for growing the party’s membership. And he spoke warmly of Nick Clegg, who recently revealed his teenage son... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
MP Tim Farron calls for change in organ donation lawHUNDREDS of lives could be saved if England moves to an opt-out system of organ
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
HUNDREDS of lives could be saved if England moves to an opt-out system of organ donation, claims South Lakes MP Tim Farron. The Liberal Democrat MP has put forward a motion in Parliament calling on the country to follow Scotland and Wales to the new... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Latest video and updates from Lib Dem leader Vince Cable's conference speechSir Vince Cable is set to deliver his first speech to Lib Dem conference since
Daily Mirror / Posted 27 days ago
Sir Vince Cable is set to deliver his first speech to Lib Dem conference since replacing Tim Farron as leader of the party today. At the Lib Dems' Autumn Conference in Bournemouth, the 74-year-old leader is set to call for the return of "grown ups"... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Liberal Democrats dampen reports of leaked photos of Sir Vince Cable in the bathto be made. They said the leader had wanted Adele’s Skyfall, until it was point
Oxford Mail / Posted 27 days ago
to be made. They said the leader had wanted Adele’s Skyfall, until it was pointed out that the opening lyrics are: “This is the end.” Sir Vince replaced Tim Farron as leader of the Lib Dems in July – becoming the oldest leader in the party’s histo... Read more
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