Alex Folkes: Cornwall Council and its chief executive have serious questions to answer

by Stephen Tall on November 23, 2014

Many Lib Dems will know Alex Folkes. He’s a Lib Dem councillor on Cornwall Council, and was a member of its cabinet until earlier this month, when he stood down to “deal with a personal issue”. I noticed it at the time, hoped it was nothing too bad, thought no more of it. Then on […]

My Total Politics column: Tidings of comfort and joy for the Lib Dems. Ish. Very ish.

by Stephen Tall on November 23, 2014

‘Tis the season to be jolly, even for Lib Dems. Bah, humbug. A year ago, I made a prediction: ‘I don’t expect to see much, if any, uplift in the Lib Dems’ flat-lining 10% polling yet.’ If only… How I (…)

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New LDV members’ survey now live: your views on

by Stephen Tall on November 23, 2014

The new LDV members’ survey is now live. So if you are one of the 1,500+ registered members of the Liberal Democrat Voice forum — and any paid-up party member is welcome to join — then you now have the opportunity to make your views known. Questions we’re asking this month include: do you support […]