BBC Question Time: Lib Dem leadership election special – open thread

by Stephen Tall on November 15, 2007

The two contenders for the Liberal Democrat leadership – Nick Clegg and Chris Huhne – go head-to-head on tonight’s special edition of Question Time (broadcast on BBC1 and online from 10.35 pm GMT). The pressure will be on. Though Question (…)

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Video: Ed Davey on the train

by Stephen Tall on November 15, 2007

I flagged up last night that Lib Dem MPs Ed Davey and Susan Kramer were occupying Channel 4’s Political Slot: Edward Davey MP discusses rising train fares and talks about Liberal Democrat plans to fund investment in the railways through (…)

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'Rocket Man' Brian attracts Elton's backing

by Stephen Tall on November 15, 2007

Sky News’s Jon Craig has the exclusive: Brian Paddick, the controversial former top cop chosen by the Liberal Democrats as their candidate for London Mayor, is being backed by rock legend Sir Elton John. … Revealing his celebrity backing from (…)

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