The LDV Friday Five: 19 October 2012

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. Vince Cable MP writes… My view on George Osborne’s employee ownership scheme (73 comments) by Vince Cable MP
  2. Opinion: Clegg’s cock-up over Page 3 – he should sign the “No More Page Three” petition now (58 comments) by Daisy Cooper
  3. Opinion: Britain should join the Euro (157 comments) by Geoff Crocker
  4. Employee share ownership – open letter to Vince Cable and Nick Clegg (63 comments) by Tracy Connell
  5. Nick Clegg is The Sun’s Hero of the Week… again (30 comments) by Stephen Tall

5 sample LDV Members’ Forum threads

  1. Communicating with members
  2. Emotions and Politics
  3. Saving Local Pubs through Localism – Can it be done?
  4. Reports of uk manufacturing being dead have been exaggerated
  5. Marked registers and Connect

5 from the LDV archive

(October 19th, 2006-11)

  1. Nick Clegg: Great Repeal Act (27 comments) by The Founding Editor, from 2006
  2. Local parties: membership falls but activism increases (0 comments) by Will Howells, from 2006
  3. Nick Clegg launches campaign, pledging to take Liberal Democrats “beyond our comfort zone” (39 comments) by The Founding Editor, from 2007
  4. What Mrs Cameron actually wore (4 comments) by Alex Foster, from 2009
  5. Opinion: Euro-reformists, not Euro-philes (39 comments) by Zadok Day, from 2011

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

  1. abu hamza
  2. votes prisoners europe
  3. nick clegg
  4. rock salmon
  5. david cameron

5 recent Lib Dem tweets

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

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