Liberal Democrats (UK)
Political party in the United Kingdom
Liberal Democrats are a centrist, liberal political party in the United Kingdom. It is currently led by Vince Cable. It has 11 Members of Parliament in the House of Commons, 96 members of the House of Lords, one member of the European Parliament, five Members of the Scottish Parliament and one member in the Welsh Assembly and London Assembly. At the height of its influence, the party served as junior partners in a coalition government with the Conservative Party from 2010 to 2015.
Michael Heseltine: Conservative peer has party whip suspended after saying he will vote for Liberal Democrats 'Endorsing candidates of another party is not compatible with taking the Conservative whip in parliament,' says Tory spokesman Independent - Published 1 day ago
British consumers at risk of being exploited by big firms after Brexit, say Liberal Democrats British governments have 'consistently shown that they are both unwilling and unable to stand up to giant multinational companies', says Jo Swinson Independent - Published 1 day ago
Scottish Lib Dem leader waterskis for European election campaign
Willie Rennie has taken to waterskis to illustrate a "rising tide" of support for the Scottish Liberal Democrats ahead of the European elections. The party leader claimed a vote for the Lib Dems was a..
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Vince Cable launches Liberal Democrats European election manifesto
Liberal Democrats have released a manifesto for the upcoming European elections under the uncompromising title "Bollocks to Brexit". Leader Sir Vince Cable said his party were going into the May 23..
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Greta Thunberg meets Westminster party leaders
Environmental protester Greta Thunberg meets Westminster party leaders for a round-table discussion in the House of Commons. Miss Thunberg met Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, Liberal Democrat Sir Vince..
Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO Duration: 01:00 Published on April 23, 2019
European elections: British voters do not know if Labour is a party of Leave or Remain, finds poll Around four in 10 Labour supporters told pollsters Ipsos Mori that they liked the Lib Dem and Green approach of opposing EU withdrawal Independent - Published 1 day ago
European elections: Michael Heseltine to vote Lib Dem in Brexit protest Party is 'myopically focused on forcing through biggest act of economic self-harm ever undertaken by a democratic government', he says Independent - Published 3 days ago European elections: Lib Dems could 'shake foundations' of British politics by beating Labour and Tories, says Vince Cable For the first time in a century, it is "possible" the third party could outstrip its rivals in a national poll Independent - Published 4 days ago
European elections: Lib Dems pull ahead of Labour in YouGov poll but Farage's Brexit Party remains top Vince Cable: Lib Dems are now "the only serious challenger" to Farage's party Independent - Published 4 days ago
Change UK: European election candidate David Macdonald quits to support Liberal Democrats One of Change UK's lead European election candidates has quit to back the Liberal Democrats over concerns the new party could split the Remain vote in the upcoming contest. Independent - Published 6 days ago
European election poll: Tories slump to fifth as Farage's Brexit Party continues to surge Result would see Conservatives also beaten by Labour, Liberal Democrats and Greens Independent - Published 1 week ago You Might Like