BBC Question Time (29/1/09): open thread

by Stephen Tall on January 29, 2009

Jo Swinson, Lib Dem shadow foreign affairs minister – and one of LDV readers’ top choices for promotion to the party’s shadow cabinet – is the Lib Dem representative on tonight’s Question Time (BBC1 and online, 10.35 pm GMT). Jo (…)

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Labour backs Heathrow expansion – Norman and Susan lead Lib Dem opposition campaign

by Stephen Tall on January 29, 2009

As BBC News reports: The government has won a vote over plans for Heathrow’s third runway – but saw its majority cut to just 19. … The Lib Dems supported the [motion urging the Government to “rethink” plans] but the (…)

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