Sir Malcolm Bruce to stand for Lib Dem Deputy Leader post?

by Stephen Tall on January 19, 2014

It had seemed almost certain that this month’s Deputy Leader contest – triggered by Simon Hughes’s decision to resign the post to become Justice Minister in the Coalition – would be between Solihull MP Lorely Burt and Burnley MP Gordon Birtwistle. However, there’s an intriguing suggestion in today’s Independent that Gordon MP Sir Malcolm Bruce […]

My recommended reading for today January 19, 2014

by Stephen Tall on January 19, 2014

Here’s today’s hand-picked selection that caught my interest… researchED2014 is GO – Tom Bennett – Blog – Tom Bennett – TES Community Tom Bennett blogs that @researched2013 (+1) is now go Insights from @benatipsosmori on “Why some councils (…)

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In the next month 11 seats will short-list their wannabe Lib Dem MPs

by Stephen Tall on January 19, 2014

Here’s the full list of selection contests in the coming month available for Lib Dems on the approved parliamentary candidates’ list, together with the closing date for applications. They include two of the seats high on the party’s top target list, Oxford East and Camborne & Redruth. The following seats have selections in progress and […]