Chuka Umunna joins the Liberal Democrats in a coup for Vince Cable New StatesmanLib Dems talking to other ex-Change UK MPs about party switch The GuardianOpinion: Don't ask why Chuka joined the Lib Dems – ask how many will follow him The IndependentChuka Umunna joins the ▶️ Read more ◀️
Chuka Umunna gets Lib Dem Treasury role days after joining party The GuardianChuka Umunna has been appointed Treasury and business spokesman for the Liberal Democrats just days after the former Labour and Change UK MP joined ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Umunna leaves own residents 'confused' over Lib Dem switch – 'No idea if he's still an MP' ExpressCHUKA UMUNNA has left residents in his own constituency 'confused' after his recent switch to the Liberal Democrats, a Streatham Councillor has cl ▶️ Read more ◀️
Jo Swinson confirms Liberal Democrat leadership bid BBC NewsJo Swinson has announced she will run to become the next leader of the Liberal Democrats. The party's deputy leader told the BBC the country was "crying out" ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Labour must get off Brexit fence, says senior Lib Dem The GuardianThe Liberal Democrat surge has shown that Labour needs to get off the fence on Brexit and support remaining in the EU, the frontrunner to be the new Lib Dem ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Lib Dems: Davey and Swinson vie to replace Sir Vince Cable BBC NewsNominations in the race to become the next Lib Dem leader have closed, with two candidates competing to replace Sir Vince Cable. Deputy leader Jo Swinson ... ▶️ Read more ◀️Whoever succeeds Vince Cable as Lib Dem leader inherits a revived party – and no one expected that - ...
Whoever succeeds Vince Cable as Lib Dem leader inherits a revived party – and no one expected that New StatesmanThanks to the party's successes in May, there is no obvious need for either a Paddy Ashdown-style repair job or for the party to be remade: so what's the ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Liberal Democrats start leadership contest BBC NewsSir Vince Cable confirms he will hand over to his successor on 23 July. ▶️ Read more ◀️
Ed Davey: The Lib Dems should be tough on Brexit, tough on the causes of Brexit New StatesmanNo ifs, no buts – the party must bring an end to austerity now. ▶️ Read more ◀️The Liberal Democrats’ rise in the polls leaves both the Tories and Labour in a mess over Brexit - N ...
The Liberal Democrats’ rise in the polls leaves both the Tories and Labour in a mess over Brexit New StatesmanThe race to be the United Kingdom's next prime minister has another entrant: Jo Swinson has officially kicked off her campaign to lead the Liberal Democrats. ▶️ Read more ◀️
The Observer view on the Liberal Democrats The GuardianLabour's performance in the European elections was even more dismal than many predicted: overtaken by the Liberal Democrats, it achieved third place with ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Change UK open to forming pro-remain pact with Liberal Democrats The GuardianChange UK could agree with the Liberal Democrats not to stand candidates in the same constituencies at the next general election, the party's spokesman has ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Ed Davey rules out a Remain alliance if he becomes Lib Dem leader The GuardianLiberal Democrat leadership hopeful Ed Davey has ruled out forming any kind of pact with other Remain parties and independent MPs who want the UK to stay ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Heidi Allen says Change UK could merge with Lib Dems The GuardianThe leader of Change UK, Heidi Allen, has said her party could merge with with the Liberal Democrats, appearing to put her at odds with Chuka Umunna. ▶️ Read more ◀️
Labour and Tory MPs are preparing to defect to Lib Dems, leadership candidate says iNewsLiberal Democrat leadership hopeful Sir Ed Davey has said Conservative and Labour MPs are sounding out his party about defecting as a result of Brexit. ▶️ Read more ◀️
Sir Ed Davey launches Liberal Democrat leadership bid BBC NewsSir Ed Davey has launched his bid to become the next leader of the Liberal Democrats, pledging to head up the "fight to stop Brexit". The former energy secretary ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Tory peer suspended from party whip after backing Lib Dems in EU elections The GuardianAnother senior Conservative peer has been suspended from the party whip for pledging to vote Liberal Democrat in the European elections, after the ... ▶️ Read more ◀️Why I joined the Liberal Democrats – and learned from the political mistakes we both made - The Inde ...
Why I joined the Liberal Democrats – and learned from the political mistakes we both made The IndependentOur country is one of the greatest in the world. From the industrial revolution to the world wide web, Brits have revolutionised the way we live. The NHS is the ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
Liberal Democrats seek ways to capitalise on surge in support Financial TimesRemain voters in the UK shifted en masse to the Liberal Democrats in the European elections after the party's simple campaign for a second Brexit referendum ... ▶️ Read more ◀️
The Liberal Democrats will lead the fight for full LGBT+ equality New StatesmanToday marks the start of Pride Month. This year, June is also the 50th anniversary of the New York Stonewall riots which were instrumental in the fight for LGBT+ ... ▶️ Read more ◀️