Posts Tagged “julia goldsworthy”

Lib Dems on air over the weekend

by Stephen Tall on November 30, 2007

Quick alert for those wanting to see/hear Lib Dem MPs live on air in the next three days: Tonight (Fri), Lynne Featherstone will be on BBC Radio 4’s Any Questions at 8.00 pm; On Sunday, Vince Cable will be on (…)

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How the MPs are lining up (UPDATED)

by Stephen Tall on November 22, 2007

By popular request, here’s the current list of which Lib Dem MPs have declared for which leadership candidate so far. (Originally compiled with the help of Jonathan Isaby of The Daily Telegraph.) The list shows that Nick has attracted two (…)

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Who are your favourite (and least favourite) non-Lib Dem bloggers

by Stephen Tall on November 20, 2007

A new poll is coming to LDV: who are your favourite, and least favourite, non-Lib Dem bloggers. Nominations are now open, so please feel free to use the comments thread. (Self-nomination is allowed, Iain.) There’s still chance, by the way, (…)

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How the MPs are lining up (UPDATED)

by Stephen Tall on October 25, 2007

I’m grateful to Jonathan Isaby of The Daily Telegraph, who has compiled (and allowed me to reproduce here) his up-to-date list of which Lib Dem MPs have declared for which leadership candidate so far. Jonathan comments: “Below are my most (…)

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New poll: the alternative leadership contest

by Stephen Tall on October 23, 2007

Barring something remarkable taking place between now and close of nominations, the coming leadership campaign will be a two-horse race between Nick Clegg and Chris Huhne. A number of potential candidates have ruled themselves out of the race despite messages (…)

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The race for the leadership: who’s in, who’s not

by Stephen Tall on October 17, 2007

Here’s the current position as I understand it, with links where I have them. Declared: Chris Huhne John Hemming Actively considering: Nick Clegg Steve Webb Unlikely: Charles Kennedy Ruled out: Vince Cable Ed Davey Lynne Featherstone Julia Goldsworthy Simon Hughes (…)

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The race to succeed Ming starts today

by Stephen Tall on October 17, 2007

Who will run? That will be the fascinating question which will be answered in the days ahead. Here’s some of the press speculation today: Lib Dem leadership bids expected (BBC) Charles Kennedy May Run For Leader Again (Glasgow Daily Record) (…)

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