The LDV Friday Five: 25 January 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. Opinion: it’s no good counting on those rose-tinted spectacles (138 comments) by Richard Morris
  2. Sheffield Labour councillor opposes own decision (12 comments) by Joe Otten
  3. Northern council cuts are Labour’s choice – it’s that straightforward! (28 comments) by David Hennigan
  4. 5 initial thoughts on David Cameron’s Europe speech (36 comments) by Stephen Tall
  5. Where is the British Borgen? (17 comments) by Nick Thornsby

5 sample LDV Members’ Forum threads

  1. Increase the charges on the highest VED road tax bands.
  2. Horsemeat
  3. Monarchy
  4. What is policy
  5. An assessment of barriers to innovation within UK & Euro

5 from the LDV archive

(25 January, 2007-12)

  1. Norman Lamb on the NHS (5 comments) by Norman Lamb MP, from 2008
  2. Lords’ cash for questions probe – which party failed the test? (7 comments) by Alix Mortimer, from 2009
  3. Vince: Lib Dems are the only party of genuine economic reform (8 comments) by The Voice, from 2010
  4. Today’s the anniversary of the Limehouse Declaration (53 comments) by Mark Pack, from 2011
  5. Lynne Featherstone MP writes… We do not just elect individuals, we elect people to be members of a team (5 comments) by Lynne Featherstone MP, from 2012

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

  1. borgen
  2. national minimum wage 2013
  3. damien shannon
  4. albert einstein
  5. yes prime minister

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…

Read more by .
This entry was posted in Friday Five.

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.

To have your photo next to your comment please signup your email address with Gravatar.

Your email is never published. Required fields are marked *

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


Recent Comments

  • User AvatarMark Goodrich 26th Oct - 6:32am
    There's some odd comments on this thread. 1. Obviously, we will run a full-scale by-election campaign covering not just Heathrow but other issues as well...
  • User AvatarAlex Macfie 26th Oct - 6:20am
    "unless there is a significant shift in opinion polling or circumstances" how about the poll that suggested that sufficient Leave voters regret their vote to...
  • User AvatarAlex Macfie 26th Oct - 6:17am
    Alfred Motspur: "Liberal “Democrats” should support the democratic process and accept that a majority voted in favour of Brexit when the country had the chance...
  • User AvatarAlex Macfie 26th Oct - 6:07am
    El Sid: You do realise that we have council estates here in Richmond Park as well?
  • User AvatarConor McGovern 26th Oct - 1:57am
    I think it's just got a lot tougher with the Tories not fielding a candidate, at least not in name.
  • User AvatarDavid Evans 26th Oct - 1:42am
    Some Bookies may have us as favourites, but without a big name candidate for the Lib Dems, Zac Goldsmith's majority and money will be too...