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LDVideo: Liberal Democrats: coalition, polls and 2015 election

Today’s BBC Daily Politics looked at the Lib Dems’ electoral fortunes.

In clip 1, they interview Lib Dem peer Lord (Tony) Greaves, former Lib Dem turned Labour councillor James Allie, and Gareth Epps, of the Social Liberal Forum…

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In other news… on Jess Ennis, Judy Steel & other stories

Here’s a round-up of stories we haven’t had time to cover on the site this past few days…

Campaign to rename Tudor Square in honour of Jess (Postcode Gazette)

Sheffield politicians want to rename Tudor Square in honour of Jessica Ennis. The Liberal Democrats have backed a campaign which went viral on twitter on Saturday night, following Jessica’s victory in the women’s heptathlon. The suggestion follows calls by Nick Clegg, MP for Sheffield Hallam, that Ennis be granted Freedom of the City. Coun Shaffaq Mohammed, Leader of the Liberal Democrat Group on Sheffield Council, said: “Every Sheffielder will have been bursting

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  • User AvatarChrisB 24th Nov - 12:58pm
    A lot of supposition and fear on this thread, facts are scant though. Referencing previous agreements is meaningless and we shall have to wait and...
  • User Avatarnvelope2003 24th Nov - 12:54pm
    I do not recall mentioning the working class. I said I was a worker because I worked. My parents who grew up in an age...
  • User AvatarChrisB 24th Nov - 12:36pm
    >Do you know why? They've been failed by the education system and don't understand much about politics. They can't see what's going to happen after...
  • User AvatarJohn Barrett 24th Nov - 12:32pm
    sorry for the typo - there should be a "like we" after sounded
  • User AvatarJohn Barrett 24th Nov - 12:30pm
    Sorry that you missed the conference as it is always a good chance to catch up with friends and colleagues from all over Scotland. You...
  • User AvatarTony Greaves 24th Nov - 12:26pm
    I am rather appalled by the attitude of the English Party which according to today's Guardian has welcomed the fact that Alex Folkes has "suspended...