Posts Tagged “mike german”

Our starters for 2008 – how did we do? (Part II)

by Stephen Tall on December 29, 2008

A year ago, Lib Dem Voice posed 10 questions, the answers to which we believed might shape the Lib Dem year – time to revisit them, wethinks. To read Part I dealing with Qs 1-5, click here. 6. Will Nicol (…)

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Kirsty’s win – what folk are saying

by Stephen Tall on December 9, 2008

Congratulations from all at Lib Dem Voice to Kirsty Williams on becoming the first elected female leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats. There’s more coverage over at the Welsh Lib Dems website, but here’s a few brief snippets from today’s (…)

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Conference: Make It Happen debate… the live-blog

by Stephen Tall on September 15, 2008

Yes, it’s the day of the Big Debate on Make It Happen, the party’s policy and consultation document, and there’s keen anticipation here in the conference hall. Over 100 members have applied to speak so far, so we can expect (…)

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German announces resignation as Welsh Lib Dem leader

by Stephen Tall on May 8, 2008

And in more LDV news from Wales… Mike German has announced he will stand down as leader of the Welsh Lib Dems after the party’s autumn conference in October. BBC.co.uk has more here. Enjoy reading this? Please like and share:

10 key Lib Dem questions for 2008

by Stephen Tall on December 29, 2007

Sky News’s Adam Boulton has posted his rather more worldly ’10 Questions for 2008’ over at his Boulton & Co blog: A lot will happen that I can’t predict, but working from the known unknowns of next year’s calendar, here (…)

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German confirmed as Welsh leader (for next six months)

by Stephen Tall on November 6, 2007

This from the BBC: Mike German has been confirmed as the new leader of the Liberal Democrats in Wales. The South Wales East AM replaces Montgomeryshire MP Lembit Opik, who had announced his decision to stand down. Mr German has (…)

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Welsh leadership in German’s hands… for a year

by Stephen Tall on October 14, 2007

Mike German, leader of the Liberal Democrats in the Welsh Assembly, has announced his intention to retire from the post in 2008. This from the BBC: Mr German said he had “unanimous support” from his colleagues in the assembly to (…)

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Öpik steps down as Welsh Lib Dem leader

by Stephen Tall on October 13, 2007

Okay, so we’re a few hours behinds with the news, but I was out having a life. James Graham and Anders Hanson were first up, and here’s what the BBC say: The leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats Lembit Opik (…)

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Lib Dem leadership announcement this Sunday

by Stephen Tall on October 9, 2007

Before those of you outside Wales get too excited… This from the BBC: The leader of the Liberal Democrats in the Welsh assembly, Mike German, is expected to reveal this weekend whether he wants to remain in the job. Mr (…)

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Challenge to German’s Welsh leadership likely

by Stephen Tall on September 2, 2007

According to Wales on Sunday: LIB Dem AM Peter Black last night gave the strongest hint yet he will challenge Mike German for the party leadership. The party’s social justice spokesman – who called for Mr German to go after (…)

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