The LDV Friday Five: 8 March 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. Eastleigh by-election: my first thoughts (80 comments) by Stephen Tall
  2. Three things the Liberal Democrats must learn from Eastleigh (50 comments) by Caron Lindsay
  3. Nick Clegg’s son to go to state secondary school (204 comments) by Caron Lindsay
  4. 7 ‘rebel’ Lib Dem MPs back party policy as rest vote for secret courts (59 comments) by Stephen Tall
  5. Secret Courts..what does the party do now? (96 comments) by Caron Lindsay

5 sample LDV Members’ Forum threads

  1. Well Done Mike Thornton
  2. What could have happened in Eastleigh
  3. “Bedroom Tax”
  4. Spring conference in Brighton, too? Why?!
  5. Swiss crack down on executive pay

5 from the LDV archive

(8 March, 2007-11)

  1. Mark Littlewood, Liberal Democrat head of media, resigns (3 comments) by The Founding Editor, from 2007
  2. Diary of a Conference Virgin (aged 29 1/6*): Friday (5 comments) by Alix Mortimer, from 2008
  3. Governor Howard Dean addresses Liberal Democrat Conference (0 comments) by Alex Foster, from 2009
  4. Lib Dems launch Campaign for Body Confidence (3 comments) by The Voice, from 2010
  5. Shirley Williams sets the record straight on NHS reform (30 comments) by Mark Valladares, from 2012

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)

  1. eastleigh by election results
  2. mike thornton
  3. minimum wage 2013
  4. eastleigh by election
  5. minimum wage 2013/14

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…

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One Comment

  • paul barker 8th Mar '13 - 6:52pm

    Am I imagining it or has there been a substantial increase in the number of comments over the last couple of years ?

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