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Liberal Democrat conference: Next leader after Vince Cable

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:18
The Liberal Democrats are suggesting their next leader might not be an MP, as they aim to rebuild their support.

Ex-AM Simon Thomas charged with making indecent images of children

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 13:01
Simon Thomas is charged with three counts of making indecent images of children.

John McDonnell: Corbyn's son was appointed on merit

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:42
Labour's shadow chancellor says Seb Corbyn, his chief of staff, was appointed "on merit".

UK freezes aid to Zambia over corruption concerns

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 12:22
Ireland, Sweden and Finland also suspend financial aid over corruption concerns.

Honda: No-deal Brexit 'would cost tens of millions'

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:35
The Japanese carmaker would be less competitive if the UK quits the EU without a deal, it tells the BBC.

PM's wedding crasher photo surprise for Cowes couple

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:27
A photographer captures the "surreal" moment the prime minister joins a newlywed couple for a photo.

Probe into MP's election expenses dropped

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 11:25
Police say they have not found any criminality in Jo Swinson's spending during last year's general election campaign.

Brexit report to consider workforce impact

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 03:49
More than 400 businesses and industry bodies contributed to the Migration Advisory Committee report.

Poll watching

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 01:25
With six months to go until Brexit, opinions on the subject remain sharply divided.

Leave and Remain couple-up to talk Brexit

Tue, 09/18/2018 - 00:31
Believe in Brexit at first sight? Three pairs chat about how Brexit will affect their lives.

Theresa May: 'No-deal' Brexit disruption 'short-term'

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 22:31
The prime minister says the government would "make a success" of a "no-deal" Brexit and any disruption would be short-term.

Back another EU referendum, Sir Vince Cable tells Theresa May

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 22:30
Theresa May knows Brexit is a bad idea and should admit it, the Lib Dem leader will tell his party conference.

Theresa May vows to root out anti-Semitism 'scourge'

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 20:32
The PM will say criticising Israel can never be an excuse for questioning its right to exist.

I'll be around for quite a long time - Vince Cable

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:09
Sir Vince Cable speaks to the BBC's Jonathan Blake about the Lib Dems' stance on Brexit, his proposals to reform the party and how long he will stay as leader.

Brexit: May trying to 'intimidate' MPs says Cable

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 18:04
Vince Cable tells the BBC that time is not a barrier to holding a public vote on the final EU deal.

Labour criticised over rape claim inquiry

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 17:11
Bex Bailey says the party is "dragging its feet" over an inquiry into how her complaint was handled.

EU could extend Brexit process to give UK more time - Nick Clegg

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:49
The ex-deputy PM says there's been a change of mood in Europe over Brexit happening next March.

Price worth paying?

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 16:19
Would Lib Dems form a new party with Labour and Tory MPs if they thought it would stop Brexit?

James Cleverly on Conservative and coalition health spending

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 15:19
Conservatives put together "a really sustainable long-term funding package" for the NHS "without the guiding hand" of the Liberal Democrats, says the party's deputy chairman.

Davey: We stopped 'nastier' Tory cuts

Mon, 09/17/2018 - 15:17
Sir Ed Davey says the party need to "own the successes, of which there were very many" over its time in the coalition government.