Monthly Archives: September 2019

1st  Huge thanks to Paul Walter and Mary Reid (3) by Caron Lindsay
  Brits living abroad – let’s hear their voice too! (33) by George Cunningham and Rob Harrison
2nd  31 August – 1 September 2019 – the weekend’s press releases (11) by Mark Valladares
  3-6 September 2019 – next week in the Lords (2) by Mark Valladares
  We must start to nail the big lie (31) by Brian Edmonds
  Making British tourism work for everyone (4) by Dee Doocey
  Lib Dems sign cross-party Bill to stop no-deal (38) by Mark Valladares
  2 September 2019 – today’s (other) press releases (6) by Mark Valladares
3rd  All aboard the rollercoaster (39) by Caron Lindsay
  Jane Dodds and Beatrice Wishart take their seats in Westminster and Holyrood (0) by Caron Lindsay
  LDV at Sheffield Hallam on this important day (3) by Paul Walter
  Phillip Lee MP joins the Liberal Democrats (98) by The Voice
  3 September 2019 – today’s (other) press releases (0) by Mark Valladares
  Our new deputy leader is… (9) by Caron Lindsay
  Jo Swinson: We will stop Boris Johnson’s no deal plans in their tracks (22) by Caron Lindsay
4th  Liberalism Down Under (10) by David Warren
  Being a PPC with a Snap GE looming…. (7) by Kirsten Johnson
  What is the UK’s relationship with the British Overseas Territories? (5) by Caroline Padbury
  Sheffield diary (2) by Paul Walter
  William Wallace writes: As seen from Westminster (9) by Lord William Wallace
  Jane Dodds’ maiden speech (2) by Mary Reid
  Two times Jo Swinson was awesome today (13) by Caron Lindsay
  4 September 2019 – today’s press releases (0) by Mark Valladares
5th  Lib Dem Lords vs Brexit: Middle of night special (21) by Caron Lindsay
  “Sit down, love” – a father’s dilemma (12) by Johnny McDermott
  Sheffield diary – the campaigning importance of Fry’s Chocolate Cream four packs (2) by Paul Walter
  ++++Breaking….Luciana Berger joins the Liberal Democrats (41) by Caron Lindsay
  Nick Harvey to stand down as Lib Dem Chief Executive (1) by The Voice
  WATCH: Jane Dodds’ maiden speech (2) by Caron Lindsay
  Layla Moran on Question Time tonight (48) by The Voice
6th  Two big leaps forward for the Liberal Democrats in tonight’s by-elections (9) by Caron Lindsay
  Observations of an ex pat: Bunkum history (9) by Tom Arms
  The Lib Dems must draw up a road map to take us out of the abyss (30) by Humphrey Hawksley
  Liverpool Lib Dems welcome Luciana Berger (5) by Richard Kemp
  News from the Membership Department – 60k people joined us this year – and how to get a replacement membership card (14) by Greg Foster
  “God I felt in the right place” LDV talks to Dr Phillip Lee MP about his dramatic entrance to the Lib Dems. (30) by Caron Lindsay
  5-6 September 2019 – two days of press releases (3) by Mark Valladares
7th  Jo tackles Boris on sexist insults (8) by Caron Lindsay
  Labour claims credit for the NHS, but Liberals laid the foundations (45) by Neil Stockley
  Is Jo trying to tell us something? (18) by Caron Lindsay
  +++Breaking…Angela Smith MP joins the Liberal Democrats (20) by Caron Lindsay
8th  Ruth Davidson and the Dinosaurs (0) by Ruth Bright
  Why Luciana Berger joining the Liberal Democrats is important (2) by Lorenzo Cherin
  Closing the Citizenship gaps (1) by Ian Wicks
  LibLink: Willie Rennie We can change the course of the UK with Jo Swinson (67) by NewsHound
  7-8 September 2019 – the weekend’s press releases (2) by Mark Valladares
9th  New issue of Liberator out (0) by The Liberator Collective
  In case you missed it… How the Welsh did for Margaret Thatcher (0) by Paul Walter
  An unusual piece of street furniture seen in Sheffield (12) by Paul Walter
10th  9 September 2019 – today’s press release (24) by Mark Valladares
  10 September 2019 – the overnight press release (5) by Mark Valladares
  Championing freedom and liberty for all shouldn’t be comfortable (12) by Rhys Taylor
  So what happens after the next general election? (47) by Geoffrey Payne
  Countdown to Conference: Amendments selected for debate (29) by Nick Da Costa
  Remembering Paddy (10) by Caron Lindsay
11th  Government watchdog confirms the huge scale of the SEND funding crisis (0) by Kirsten Johnson
  Revoking Article 50 is a highly risky strategy (59) by Patrick Maxwell
  Brexit Impact for UK Citizens living in the EU outside the UK (0) by Katherine Rose and Rob Harrison
  Why calling for Article 50 to be revoked actually makes stopping Brexit less likely (66) by Lewis North
  Teachers’ voting intention switching to Lib Dems (7) by Kirsten Johnson
  Patrolling the new frontier: Regulating online extremism (2) by Ivor Roberts and Ian Acheson
  Get Ready For Our Three-Yearly Internal Elections (5) by Nick Harvey
12th  That Brexit conference motion in full – and links to all the papers for Bournemouth (14) by Paul Walter
  Karen Ward to fight North Norfolk and Munira Wilson to fight Twickenham for the Lib Dems (7) by The Voice
  To revoke, or not to revoke? That is the question (66) by Andrew McCaig
  A Canterbury Tale (19) by Bill le Breton
  Goodbye from Pastoral Care Officer Jeanne Tarrant (3) by Caron Lindsay
  Back to Conference (0) by Ian Sanderson
  Conference Countdown: What local government needs from the Queen’s Speech (0) by Howard Sykes
13th  Observations of an expat: British constitutional crossroads (9) by Tom Arms
  Lib Dem gain from Tories in Andrea Leadsom’s constituency (8) by Paul Walter
  Richard Kemp writes: Why I’m standing to be Party President (4) by Richard Kemp
  The Liberal Democrats are the party of rural communities (4) by Heather Kidd
  New issue of Journal of Liberal History out (0) by Duncan Brack
14th  Come to our Lib Dem Voice fringe at lunchtime! (1) by Kirsten Johnson
  We must create a non Brexit dividend (15) by Chris Bowers
  Jo Swinson arrives at Conference (9) by Caron Lindsay
  Take 2: Mark Pack writes…Why I want to be Party President (4) by Mark Pack
  The opportunity for electoral reform (23) by Denis Mollison
  Sal Brinton’s speech to Conference (3) by The Voice
  Sam Gyimah MP joins party at thrilling conference rally (7) by Paul Walter
  Revealed: That Lib Dem Disco set list (4) by The Voice
15th  Sam Gyimah explains why he joined the Liberal Democrats (22) by Paul Walter
  Wera Hobhouse’s speech to Conference (3) by The Voice
  Reforming Private Renting – Making it fairer for all is within our grasp  (6) by Mark Platt
  Vince Cable’s speech to Conference (5) by The Voice
  Could we at least be told which particular disused Cornish tin mine our donations to the party are being thrown down, please? (16) by Paul Walter
  Prue Bray writes: Why I am running for President (2) by Prue Bray
16th  Jane Dodds’ speech to Liberal Democrat Conference (0) by Caron Lindsay
  Musings on the Cinderella part of “tax and spend” (3) by Mark Valladares

Recent Comments

  • User AvatarSteve Trevethan 16th Sep - 3:47pm
    Thank you for raising an important matter. Might it be the case that governments create money first and then tax some of it back? If...
  • User AvatarPaul Walter 16th Sep - 3:23pm
    Yes, if they had a majority mandate from a General Election based on a manifesto saying that. But none did.
  • User AvatarSean Hyland 16th Sep - 3:19pm
    Would it be too hard if once in a while the party put up a general notice with some rough figures/percentages - a kind of...
  • User Avatarnigel hunter 16th Sep - 2:27pm
    This coffee cup tax on Costa cups that the Tories stopped.That is one idea to re-introduce but at a cheaper rate. That is one idea...
  • User Avatartheakes 16th Sep - 2:27pm
    By the way, in the Gym yesterday and overhead conversation about Brexit. "Aye, it is getting like the 1640's, Johnson needs to be careful, I...
  • User AvatarTerry 16th Sep - 2:23pm
    Worth noting, Richard, that £100 in 1988 = nearly £300 in 2019. All in favour of more personal thanking, though.
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