Statement by Lord Rennard

I am pleased that this brings to an end all investigations concerning allegations made against me on Channel 4 News last February.

The Metropolitan Police also investigated the allegations thoroughly and over several months and found that there was no case to proceed.

My wife Ann and I are very grateful to our families and many friends both inside and outside the Liberal Democrats who have shown unwavering support throughout.

We are particularly grateful to Alex Carlile QC, who helped us to ensure that justice was eventually done, and to Richard Cannon of Janes Solicitors who guided us through the police processes.I now look forward to resuming my roles within the Liberal Democrats. I remain committed to the same values which made me join the Liberal Party as a teenager more than 40 years ago.

Read more by .
This entry was posted in News.
Advert
Advert



Recent Comments

  • Russell Simpson
    Stop calling him Boris!...
  • Andy Boddington
    @Brad Barrows You miss the point. There are many policies and options available for helping rough sleepers and homeless people. But we know that they don’t wo...
  • Cassie
    The sleeping bags etc in practically every empty shop doorway in Queen Street (Cardiff) is depressing. Lot of them do have issues. I once saw a barefoot man dro...
  • Dr Peter Hirst
    Abortion though a right is a last resort one. Far better to use contraception properly and avoid the need for it. If you believe in souls, they arrive at the ti...
  • Peter John Hirst
    The answer should be based on what works tempered by some common sense. Resources need to be used wisely. Can we justify the environmental costs of loads of lea...