Stephen Williams doing a Reddit Ask Me Anything tonight at 6:30 pm

Earlier this year, we featured Communities Minister and MP for Bristol West Stephen ...

On making LDV more inclusive

Today has not been a good day. It's not a good feeling when you discover that someone has left the party over something you did, ...

Stephen Lloyd MP writes…Ed’s climate change deal shows how UK can reform EU


Yesterday the Prime Minister’s statement to Parliament reminded us thatthere are two EU stories around at the moment. Sadly one is getting far more attention ...

Baroness Kate Parminter writes…Campaigning on green issues in the south west

With the Green Party announcing they are targeting 12 seats including a number of our key seats, and the Labour party acknowledging the threat they ...

Half of current Green supporters voted Lib Dem in 2010

"As Ukip is to the Tories, so can the Green party be to the Lib Dems." That's a sentence I wrote 7 years ago, ...

LibLink: Tim Farron – What Can Government do to Help the Self Employed?

Lib Dem party president Tim Farron has been writing at ...

LibLink: Paddy Ashdown: Afghanistan war is textbook for how to lose this kind of conflict

Paddy has been writing in the Mirror about the Afghanistan war? Was it all ...

Coalition stooshie* as Tories refuse deal to get EU Referendum Bill debated

There's been an almighty row in the Coalition over which Private Members Bills should be given government support. The Liberal Democrats had offered the Tories ...

Sal Brinton writes… Ukip’s hypocrisy on tackling serious child abuse issue is breath-taking

Today in the House of Lords, Baroness Joan Walmsley and the Lib Dems secured an ...

Nick Clegg: I’m not voting in this Thursday’s PCC by-election

There's a by-election taking place this Thursday. The good news is the Lib Dems won't ...

What can we learn from this year’s World Gender Gap Report?

The BBC reports on this year's Gender ...

LibLink: Sarah Teather: Let’s stop the scourge of revenge eviction

Sarah Teather has been writing for the Guardian about the problems created by so-called revenge ...

Kirsty Williams: For Labour and the Tories, Welsh patients are just collateral damage in NHS War

Welsh Liberal Democrat leader Kirsty Williams emailed Welsh members yesterday about the current war ...

Opinion: Alice vs the system: Lessons from a lifetime of “help” from public services #3

“Begin at the beginning," the King said, very gravely, "and go on till you come to the end: then stop.” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice in Wonderland This ...

Opinion: We need HS2 and HS3 to benefit the north

The government's support for HS2, despite the critics, has shown a real commitment to ...

Opinion: Delivering a stronger economy and a fairer society

The Liberal Democrat pre-manifesto contains a lot of good policy, but what it is lacking ...

Federal Committee candidate lists announced

If you are a party member, you might want ...

Carmichael talks green investment, energy and renewables

Yesterday, Alistair Carmichael spoke at a Green investment conference in Edinburgh, which is, of course, home ...

Why would you not be a feminist? says Clegg

Elle magazine is doing  a big push for feminism at the ...

LibLink: Ed Davey promises no blackouts this winter

Interviewed in the Sunday ...

LibLink: What Nick Clegg wrote on Mumsnet about shared parental leave – and he didn’t mince his words

Let’s bankrupt Britain’s businesses and, once we’re done, burn the ...

All welcome to the first Liberal Democrat European Group Conference

The next 5 years will be amongst the most important for the Liberal Democrats, for Britain ...

Opinion: Electoral reform – How to

We all know that electoral reform to both houses is important to ...

Julian Huppert writes: Workable real recall

Scandals such as those around MP’s ...

Opinion: Liberal Democrats : the party of social work and social care?

Firstly, I must admit that I have an interest in ...

Top of the Blogs: The Lib Dem Golden Dozen #395

Welcome to the Golden Dozen, and our 395th weekly round-up from ...

Carswell: Free Liberal. How it might have been

The more time I spend with him (Carswell), the more bewildered I am. Why on earth did he join Ukip? Well, he says, he could ...

What’s being debated in our members’ forum this week?

LibDemVoice has two parallel sites. The first is our public blog, the thing you're ...

Sal Brinton on how Liberal Democrats helped change law on revenge porn

If you have half an hour today, make sure you listen to the Week in ...

LDV’s Sunday Best: our 7 most-read articles this week

Many thanks to the 15,700  visitors who dropped by Lib Dem Voice this ...