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#Lib Dems

# lib-dems - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Ed Davey elected as Liberal Democrat leader
# Lib Dems
# Lib Dems

Ed Davey elected as Liberal Democrat leader

Aug 27th 2020, 12:51 PM 13,309 Views 12 Comments

The former cabinet minister defeated Layla Moran to lead the party.

# lib-dems - Wednesday 19 February, 2020

Lib Dems leave Irish MEP Barry Andrews a 'generous' goodbye gift
# Brexit
# Brexit

Lib Dems leave Irish MEP Barry Andrews a 'generous' goodbye gift

Feb 19th 2020, 9:53 PM 59,549 Views 27 Comments

The party’s 16 MEPs left the EU Parliament on a sweet note.

# lib-dems - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Lib Dems 'absolutely categorically' rule out putting Jeremy Corbyn in No 10
# Jo Swinson
# Jo Swinson

Lib Dems 'absolutely categorically' rule out putting Jeremy Corbyn in No 10

Nov 5th 2019, 11:25 AM 13,958 Views 51 Comments

The Lib Dems have 20 MPs and are polling at 16%.

# lib-dems - Monday 22 July, 2019

UK's Lib Dems elect first female leader, as she bids to do everything possible to 'stop Brexit'
# NEW LEADER
# NEW LEADER

UK's Lib Dems elect first female leader, as she bids to do everything possible to 'stop Brexit'

Jul 22nd 2019, 10:14 PM 16,058 Views 35 Comments

“I am ready to take our party into a general election and win it,” new leader Jo Swinson said.

# lib-dems - Thursday 20 April, 2017

Nicola Sturgeon calls large Tory win in UK election 'a horrifying prospect'
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

Nicola Sturgeon calls large Tory win in UK election 'a horrifying prospect'

Apr 20th 2017, 9:07 AM 16,031 Views 82 Comments

Meanwhile, Theresa May has said a potential alliance of opposition parties would be a “coalition of chaos”.

# lib-dems - Wednesday 19 April, 2017

Leader of Liberal Democrats won't say if he thinks being gay is a sin
# Christianity
# Christianity

Leader of Liberal Democrats won't say if he thinks being gay is a sin

Apr 19th 2017, 8:52 AM 17,597 Views 87 Comments

Tim Farron’s comments have been criticised by some, but others have defended him.

# lib-dems - Friday 2 December, 2016

Another blow for former London mayor hopeful as he loses Westminster seat
# Zac Goldsmith
# Zac Goldsmith

Another blow for former London mayor hopeful as he loses Westminster seat

Dec 2nd 2016, 6:56 AM 14,246 Views 18 Comments

The result caps a miserable year for Zac Goldsmith after losing the London mayoral election and quitting the Conservative party.

# lib-dems - Tuesday 8 March, 2016

Cannabis social clubs and licensed sales: How the UK could earn £1bn in drugs tax
# Legalisation
# Legalisation

Cannabis social clubs and licensed sales: How the UK could earn £1bn in drugs tax

Mar 8th 2016, 9:53 AM 13,314 Views 68 Comments

The Liberal Democrats have called for cannabis to be legalised.

# lib-dems - Friday 8 May, 2015

6 things you need to know after a stunning UK election
# While You Were Sleeping
# While You Were Sleeping

6 things you need to know after a stunning UK election

May 8th 2015, 6:35 AM 27,565 Views 53 Comments

The opinion polls were wrong and David Cameron is almost certainly continuing his stint in Downing Street.

# lib-dems - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Four men and a lady: Political deadlock could means days of fraught talks
# Letter From London
# Letter From London

Four men and a lady: Political deadlock could means days of fraught talks

May 7th 2015, 2:30 PM 9,493 Views 15 Comments

Forming coalition governments comes natural to Irish politicians, but the same is not true across the water.

# lib-dems - Tuesday 5 May, 2015

Two days to go and some people are still making their minds up
# Letter From London
# Letter From London

Two days to go and some people are still making their minds up

May 5th 2015, 7:25 PM 13,993 Views 49 Comments

We’re in London ahead of the UK general election on Thursday. Here’s what we’ve found out so far.

# lib-dems - Friday 1 May, 2015

Someone just dropped their trousers in front of Nick Clegg while asking for a selfie
# Pants Party
# Pants Party

Someone just dropped their trousers in front of Nick Clegg while asking for a selfie

May 1st 2015, 5:58 PM 22,993 Views 23 Comments

The Lib Dem leader declined.

# lib-dems - Thursday 9 April, 2015

Why the UK general election could tell us a lot about our own
# Opinion
# Opinion

Why the UK general election could tell us a lot about our own

Apr 9th 2015, 8:00 PM 33 Views 35 Comments

There are some remarkable similarities between British and Irish politics as voters in the UK prepare to vote on 7 May, writes Seamus Conboy.

# lib-dems - Tuesday 31 March, 2015

Liberal Democrats changed their logo because Joey Essex thought it was 'Liberal DemoCATS'
# Top Crats
From The Daily Edge
# Top Crats

Liberal Democrats changed their logo because Joey Essex thought it was 'Liberal DemoCATS'

Mar 31st 2015, 12:01 PM 3,082 Views 0 Comments

Shake my damn head.

# lib-dems - Wednesday 25 March, 2015

The Lib Dems released an excruciating Uptown Funk video
# NO NO NO
# NO NO NO

The Lib Dems released an excruciating Uptown Funk video

Mar 25th 2015, 2:32 PM 6,769 Views 8 Comments

Cannot be unseen.

The Lib Dems just released an excruciating Uptown Funk video
# Hot Damn
From The Daily Edge
# Hot Damn

The Lib Dems just released an excruciating Uptown Funk video

Mar 25th 2015, 10:38 AM 1,619 Views 1 Comment

Mercy.

# lib-dems - Saturday 17 September, 2011

Britain to legalise same-sex marriage
# Marriage
# Marriage

Britain to legalise same-sex marriage

Sep 17th 2011, 3:15 PM 776 Views 26 Comments

The British Government is to legislate for equal civil marriage for same-sex couples before the next General Election in 2015.