LibLink: Catherine Bearder MEP et al: Liberalism in Europe is facing its biggest fight

Three current and one (sadly) former liberal MEPs have written for the European Parliament's Magazine following a Liberal International meeting in Oxford. They argued that ...

Alex Salmond postpones US book tour as Christine Jardine’s campaign goes from strength to strength

The Herald reports that Alex Salmond has postponed a trip to the US to ...

Cute seals for Earth Hour Day – and some serious points about Liberal Democrat policy

On the day Earth Hour takes place, the Liberal Democrats have released a video with Nick Clegg and Julia Goldsworthy at a Cornish seal sanctuary. ...

LibLink: Willie Rennie MSP: Liberal Democrats nail their green credentials to the mast

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David Heath’s final speech in the House of Commons

On Thursday a valedictory debate for retiring members took place in the House of Commons. Members ...

Today’s headlines show just how much work is still to do on mental health stigma

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The Independent View: Incentives matter in our education system

Incentives matter in our education system. The right ones encourage our schools and teachers to deliver the very best education the system has to offer. Yet ...

Sir Alan Beith’s final speech to the House of Commons

Yesterday a valedictory debate for retiring members took place in the House of Commons. Members whose ...

Baroness Liz Barker writes… International Office supports the next generation of female leaders from Mouvement Populaire party in Morocco

Liberal Democrats do love a challenge. Not for us the easy life of safe seats ...

The Independent View: A new report from CentreForum highlights the problems with Labour’s tuition fees policy

A new report entitled “A Labour of Love?”, released today by CentreForum and written by Tom Frostick and Chris Thoung, weighs up the pros and ...

We’re heading for a minority Labour government backed by the SNP

The Guardian have a very useful web page called Election 2015: The Guardian poll projection. ...

Sir Malcolm Bruce’s final speech in the House of Commons

Today a valedictory debate for retiring members took place in the ...

One of the most important acts of this government?

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The Independent View: The Liberal case for airport expansion is strong

The debate over airport expansion, particularly in the South East, has been raging for ...

+++ Lib Dem PPC arrested on historic child sex abuse allegations +++

According to Mansfield and Ashfield Chad, Jason Zadrozny has been arrested today over historic child sex abuse claims. Jason is a Nottinghamshire county councillor and also ...

LDVideo: Jeremy Browne MP’s final Commons speech – politics must seize the opportunities of the future, not preserve the past

Taunton Deane MP Jeremy Browne, who announced last year that he would not be seeking re-election having served in the House of Commons for nearly ...

Opinion: Thoughts on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Protocol (TTIP)

While negotiations are continuing on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Protocol (TTIP) it is hard to know whether the outcome will be good or bad. As far ...

Why have Liberal Democrats indulged the Tories’ Bercow bashing?

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Opinion: Plain Packaging: Will Tobacco Be the End or Just the Beginning?

While I think I was pleased to see the vote by MPs earlier this month, introducing plain packaging for tobacco products, it did also set ...

Everyone’s talking about Clegg’s Great Funk Up

I manage to pretend most of the time that I'm a young person, but last night I wondered if I was in fact approaching middle ...

Opinion: Liberals must stand up to Russia over Ukraine

The weekend after the party gathered in Liverpool, Liberal Youth gathered in Leeds for our spring conference. There was plenty of campaigning, socialising and of ...

The Independent View: Half of the public are likely to change their vote after examining the parties’ policies

Last night, I found myself in the strange position of introducing ...

LDV hosts debate on devolution – “Just do it”

Lib Dem Cities Adviser Lord Shipley says "we don't need any more writing on #devolution - just do it" #libdemdevo@Localis — ...

Clegg launches Mental Health Charter for Sport and Recreation

I think it's fair to say that Nick Clegg may not exactly rock the tracksuit look, but he did do something very valuable today. In ...

Opinion: Have a local party meeting after the election

We will all be very busy for the next few weeks, working hard to get Lib Dem MPs elected. But once the votes are counted, the ...

What Danny Alexander would say to his successor: “Jobs up, growth up, economy up, don’t screw it up”

We all remember the rather pathetic note that Labour's last Chief Secretary to the Treasury left for his successor. ...

The Independent View: Location, location … taxation? The benefits of a locally-driven mansion tax

A tax on high-value property is a long-standing Liberal Democrat ambition, yet one which remains controversial. If and when it is adopted by government, it ...

Nick Clegg’s last Deputy Prime Minster’s Questions of this Parliament brings a flurry of Labour own goals

On 22 June 2010 a new parliamentary phenomenon was born. The Deputy Prime Minister in a new-fangled coalition government got his own Commons question and ...

Jo Swinson MP writes… I’m proud to say we’ve finally got the Tories on board with gender pay gap measures.

In the final days of this Government Lib Dems are still delivering our agenda against the odds, and against Conservative obstruction. Under the coalition government the ...

The Tories’ internet cartoon shows us why the ban on TV spot ads must remain.

In the last few days, the Tories have shown us a cartoon with the worst of TV campaign tactics about the SNP and Alec ...