Posts Tagged “Selection news”

In the next month 13 seats will short-list their wannabe Lib Dem MPs

by Stephen Tall on March 15, 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 Bath, where Don Foster is standing down after 23 years, a seat which the party will be keen to defend. So far, of the six […]

Julia Goldsworthy re-selected as Lib Dem candidate for Camborne and Redruth, quits as Danny Alexander’s SpAd

by Stephen Tall on March 5, 2014

Congratulations to Julia Goldsworthy, selected last Friday to fight what is, on paper at any rate, the Lib Dems’ top target in the 2015 general election: Camborne and Redruth. This was the seat which Julia, who had been the party’s shadow chief secretary to the treasury, lost by just 66 votes to the Tories in […]

In the next month 29 seats will short-list their wannabe Lib Dem MPs

by Stephen Tall on February 22, 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 five of the seats on the party’s top 50 target list: Newport East, Totnes, Bristol North West, Bristol South, and Chelmsford. The following seats have […]

In the next month 21 seats will short-list their wannabe Lib Dem MPs

by Stephen Tall on February 9, 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 five of the seats on the party’s top 50 target list: Edinburgh South, York Outer (following Nick Emmerson’s withdrawal), Devon West and Torridge, Bristol North […]

In the next month 15 seats will short-list their wannabe Lib Dem MPs

by Stephen Tall on January 25, 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 one of the seats highest on the party’s top target list, Camborne & Redruth. The following seats have selections in progress and are currently advertising […]

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 […]

In the next month 10 seats will short-list their wannabe Lib Dem MPs (and one MSP)

by Stephen Tall on December 14, 2013

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 Ming Campbell’s North East Fife seat. The following seats have selections in progress and are currently advertising for candidates: Newark (17th December) South West Devon […]

UPDATED: Full list of Lib Dems standing in our held seats and top 50 targets

by Stephen Tall on December 14, 2013

We’re 18 months from the May 2015 election so I thought it’d be useful to keep a running check on how candidate selection is going in our held and key target seats… I published a first draft of this list at the start of October, and asked readers to help me update it – many […]

UPDATED: Full list of Lib Dems standing in our held seats and top 50 targets

by Stephen Tall on December 14, 2013

We’re 18 months from the May 2015 election so I thought it’d be useful to keep a running check on how candidate selection is going in our held and key target seats… I published a first draft of this list at the start of October, and asked readers to help me update it – many […]

In the next month 21 seats will short-list their wannabe Lib Dem MPs

by Stephen Tall on November 2, 2013

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. The following seats have selections in progress and are currently advertising for candidates: Altrincham and Sale West (1st November) Bootle (1st November) Sefton Central (1st November) Spelthorne […]