Liberal Democrats


post 18 May 2015
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog SNP land grab as Commons meets for first time

The SNP have bagged the front rows of the Labour benches and nearly nabbed Dennis Skinner's much-prided place. There were in at 8 trying to finesse their land grab.

article 08 May 2015 UK
Conservative supporters in David Cameron's consituency (Getty)
Why did the election pollsters get it so wrong?

An independent inquiry is to be held into election polls for consistently under-estimating the Conservative lead over Labour.

post 08 May 2015
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Three party leaders resign within 90 minutes

Three party leaders have now resigned within an hour and a half, but Ed Miliband's must be the biggest emotional shock to the individual concerned.

article 08 May 2015 UK
Nick Clegg resigns as Lib Dem vote collapses

Nick Clegg resigns as party leader as senior Lib Dem figures including Vince Cable, Danny Alexander, Ed Davey and Charles Kennedy also lose seats.

article 05 May 2015 UK
From Beirut to Brixton: war photographer on election trail

American photojournalist Stanley Greene has documented conflict, violence and human disasters across the world for over 25 years. Channel 4 News asked him to capture the battle for Number 10.

post 05 May 2015
Read more on FactCheck FactCheck: the dodgiest claims of the election campaign

The porkies have come thick and fast from all sides during this election campaign. What are the biggest fibs FactCheck has unearthed?

article 01 May 2015 UK
Election 2015 Live Blog - the latest insight and analysis
Election 2015 Live Blog - the latest insight and analysis

Want to follow the election and get the latest news from all the parties? Use our Election 2015 Live Blog to stay up to date with everything.

article 30 April 2015 UK
Jon Snow interviewing David Cameron, April 2015
Election 2015: Jon Snow leaders' interviews

With the 2015 general election looming, Jon Snow interviews the main party leaders to find out what makes them tick, and why they think voters should back them.

post 24 April 2015
Read more on Gary Gibbon's blog Tories gnawing the Lib Dem lifebelt

The Tories are in danger of desperately gnawing through the very lifebelt they may need after 7 May. Put that to senior Tories and they acknowledge the problem but feel they can do no other.