Tim Farron addressed the Lib Dem conference on Sunday and appeared on TV at least three times. It was his first appearance before delegates in Bournemouth since Saturday’s rally and the last time before Monday’s EU speech. He gets Tuesday off to prepare his Really Big Speech on Wednesday.
Jeremy Corbyn’s policies represent “a super-charged Milibandism” but risk hurting the people they are designed to help, the first Labour thinktank analysis of his policies has found.
If Britain votes to leave the European Union in the upcoming referendum it would risk breaking up the United Kingdom, according to Nick Clegg, the former deputy prime minister.
Tim Farron, the leader of the Liberal Democrats, has backtracked on claims that Labour MPs could defect to his party, but insisted that it now mattered more than in a generation.
Gordon Brown would never forget what he was doing on the morning when the phone call came that would halt the downward trajectory of what remained of his public life.
The leader of the Democratic Unionist party, Peter Robinson, is suing an Irish politician for libel over allegations made in tweets sent about the government’s sale of £4.5bn of property assets.
The former Labour chancellor Alistair Darling has urged Jeremy Corbyn to outline his position on the economy in the next few days to try to regain ground after a summer in which the party “chose to blow itself up”.
The progressive centre-left politicians from Labour and the Liberal Democrats need to “come together” to stop the Conservatives monopolising power in the wake of Jeremy Corbyn’s victory, Sir Vince Cable has said.
David Cameron joined Nigel Farage last week in becoming an ex-leader of a British political party.
John McDonnell has accused members of Labour’s national executive committee of attempting to rig the leadership contest by changing the rules to prevent more than 130,000 new members from voting.
Theresa May’s appointment of her former aides Fiona Hill and Nick Timothy as joint chiefs of staff is a remarkable turnaround since both left the government after clashes with David Cameron’s Downing Street.