The LDV Friday Five: 24 May 2013

It’s Friday. It’s five o’clock. Here’s a fistful of lists that sum up the LDV week:

5 most-read stories on LDV this week

    1. 11 Liberal Democrat MPs vote for registrars to be exempt from marrying same sex couples ( 68 comments) by Caron Lindsay
    2. The Sun story about Chris Huhne that was a total invention (and which the other papers happily copied ( 15 comments) by Stephen Tall
    3. How Liberal Democrat MPs voted on Same Sex Marriage Bill amendments ( 11 comments) by Caron Lindsay
    4. Same sex Marriage Bill: another Liberal Democrat victory (45 comments) by Caron Lindsay
    5. Opinion: why Lib Dems should support referendum on the EU and let’s have it by 2015 (46 comments) by Jemina Bland

5 sample LDV Members’ Forum threads

1. Local Elections – House of Commons research paper

2. Being a liberal should mean

3. Why is no-one calling for the nuclear disarmament of Israel?

4. Future Conferences – where and when?

5. Manifesto and policy 2015

5 from the LDV archive

(24th May, 2007-11)

  1. Police offer reward following hate campaign in Watford by Mark Pack , (0 comments) from 2007
  2. BBC apologises for misleading political comments by Jeremy Clarkson (30  comments) by Mark Pack, from 2008
  3. Jo Swinson’s expenses: why you should write an email today ( 3 comments) by James Graham, from 2009
  4. Cuts: Labour need to decide why they oppose them (38 comments) by Iain Roberts, from 2010
  5. Tim Farron: Enough doom and gloom, we have the greatest opportunity in the history of our party (44 comments) by Tim Farron, from 2011

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

1. The Queen
2. Forms for Conference motions
3. John Moore lib dem
4. Human rights
5. Public sector car allowances

5 recent Lib Dem tweets

 

 

 

 

 

 

If you are a Lib Dem who tweets, and would like to be added to Ryan’s Lib Dem Tweets aggregator, drop him an email at [email protected]

That’s it from the LDV Friday Five. Let the weekend commence in 5-4-3-2-1…

* Caron Lindsay is Co-Editor of Liberal Democrat Voice and blogs at Caron's Musings

Read more by .
This entry was posted in Friday Five.
Bookmark the web address for this page or use the short url http://ldv.org.uk/34634 for Twitter and emails.
Advert

Post a Comment

Lib Dem Voice welcomes comments from everyone but we ask you to be polite, to be on topic and to be who you say you are. You can read our comments policy in full here. Please respect it and all readers of the site.

If you are a member of the party, you can have the Lib Dem Logo appear next to your comments to show this. You must be registered for our forum and can then login on this public site with the same username and password.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

*
*
Please complete the name of this site, Liberal Democrat ...?

Advert



Recent Comments

  • User AvatarMartin Gentles 24th Nov - 12:13am
    What's with all the right leaning liberals leaving the party. Weird considering their recent relative successes.
  • User AvatarJulian Gibb 23rd Nov - 11:52pm
    Here is the reason that the party is and will be punished so badly. Danny Alexander is a Tory supporting Tories. He will lose his...
  • User AvatarJohn 23rd Nov - 11:46pm
    Come off it, Nicholas! The Tory Group Leader deserves no credit whatsoever. All she is doing is to grab a quick headline, and throwing a...
  • User AvatarColin Gell 23rd Nov - 11:08pm
    In my personal experience I've found it difficult to talk about immigration with LDV without labeling the discussion as Racist vs non-racist. I'm glad that...
  • User AvatarNicholas Whyte 23rd Nov - 10:48pm
    Let us give credit to the Conservative leader on the council for demanding answers of the Chief Executive: http://m.falmouthpacket.co.uk/news/11618130.Tory_leader_calls_for_independent_enquiry_into_circumstances_surrounding_Alex_Folkes_resignation/ Apparently Labour have also commented in...
  • User AvatarDenis Mollison 23rd Nov - 10:31pm
    I support Charlotte Henry in her disquiet over the Rennard affair, but on David Ward's tweet she has no justification. It was anti-zionist, NOT anti-semitic....