The LDV Friday Five: 31 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. Simon Hughes MP writes…My vote on the same sex marriage bill (92 comments) by Simon Hughes
    2. Jo Swinson: Don’t tell your kids they’re beautiful, they’ll get issues (41 comments) by The Voice
    3. A short history of the market (36 comments) by Anthony Hawkes
    4. Opinion: Liberal Democrats for a Republic (50 comments) by Matthew Hulbert
    5. Is it time for retailers to lose the Lads’ Mags (38 comments) by Caron Lindsay

5 sample LDV Members’ Forum threads

1. Housing
2. Danny Alexander unleashed
3. A & E
4. Marriage proposals
5. Charles Kennedy email about Conference

5 from the LDV archive

(31st May, 2008-12)

  1. Growth of the surveillance state (3 comments) by Mark Pack, from 31 May 2008
  2. The Observer says: Vote Liberal Democrat (11 comments) by Mark Pack , from 31 May 2009
  3. Media attacks are in full flow – what do we do now? (41 comments) by Iain Roberts, from 31 May 2010
  4. Opinion: Themes for a radical manifesto (22 comments) by George Potte , from 31 May 2011
  5. In conversation with Michael Moore MP – on community action, jobs, referendum and F1 (5 comments) by Caron Lindsay , from 31 May 2012

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

1. Scottish Liberal Democrats in independence issue
2. Smoking in cars Scotland
3. Social Liberal Forum 10 am 1st June 2013 London
4. Beveridge welfare state quotes
5. Fizzy drinks

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…

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

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