The LDV Friday Five (ish): 11 December 2009

What could be simpler: five categories, each with five links. And it’s Friday.

5 most-read stories on LDV this week

1. Times: Tories “give up” on Cheadle with Lib Dems digging in for victory (6) by Stephen Tall
2. What makes a ‘good’ MP? (5) by Keith Halstead
3. What does Glenda Jackson do? (1) by Mark Pack
4. Book review: British Electoral Facts (1) by Mark Pack
5. Spelman drops Conservative pledges to abolish RDAs (8) by Mark Pack

5 active LDV Members’ Forum threads

Mansion tax
A sustainable population policy
£11bn of tax to go uncollected in one month
Photos from The Wave?
Climate Change Denial, or Stupid People on the Web

5 top reader search returns to get to LDV

(excluding Liberal Democrat Voice or its variants)
1. christmas posting dates 2009
2. patrick murray lib dem
3. vince cable bank tax
4. dane clouston
5. hereford and south herefordshire notionally lib dems

5 biggest groups on ACT

1. Liberal Youth
2. Nick Clegg Meets…
3. NO2ID
4. Association of Liberal Democrat Councillors
5. Lib Dem Voice (ahem)

5 recent Lib Dem tweets

>> @CllrJC So I’m now an approved Parliamentary candidate!
>> @joswinson result! Lib Dems win Bearsden South by-election from the Tories. Congratulations Cllr Ashay Ghai! #fb
>> @BrentLD Sarah Teather with no expenses published today. She’s the only MP in Brent never to claim money for a second home.
>> @duncanborrowman At last a libdem on #bbcqt And Paddy too!
>> @helenduffett The future’s turquoise Lib Dems’ new colour is Pantone’s colour for 2010. Coincidence? I think not.

That’s the LDV Friday Five (ish). Let the weekend commence in 5-4-3-2-1 …

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