Tribute to Charles Kennedy

Speaking in the House of Lords yesterday, Lord (Paul) Tyler paid tribute to former Leader of the Liberal Democrats, Charles Kennedy, saying:

“I am still shaken by the news of my friend and colleague Charles Kennedy’s sudden death this morning.

“I want to put on the record my appreciation of and admiration for his . . . → Read More: Tribute to Charles Kennedy

Devolution: Who’s Next

The eagle-eyed among LDV readers may have noticed last week good coverage for Nick Clegg’s trip to Cornwall on St Piran’s Day.  As well as the usual round of school and business visits, Nick took the opportunity to publish a joint article on Cornish devolution with local Lib Dem Council Leader, Cllr Jeremy Rowe.  For some . . . → Read More: Devolution: Who’s Next

Setting Cornwall Free – article by Cllr Jeremy Rowe and Nick Clegg MP

Too often governments have seen this part of the country as little more than a theme park for lazy summer holidays. But over the last five years Cornwall has finally had a strong voice in Government. Liberal Democrat MPs and Ministers have been relentless in fighting Cornwall’s corner, arguing every day for fairer funding and for . . . → Read More: Setting Cornwall Free – article by Cllr Jeremy Rowe and Nick Clegg MP