Nick Clegg paid a visit to Pride House in Glasgow today to hear about lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights across the Commonwealth and sports.Read more
The number of small and medium-sized businesses supported through the Regional Growth Fund has trebled over the past year to 5,100, helping businesses to create more jobs and expand into new markets.Read more
Liberal Democrats have announced that future Governments will be required by law to help fight fuel poverty by making the coldest, leakiest homes more energy efficient.
Today, Nick Clegg attended the Girl Summit, aimed at mobilising domestic and international efforts to end FGM. This follows a Lib Dem campaign to end FGM within a generation.Read more
Liberal Democrats in Government have confirmed the Government's commitment to halving UK greenhouse gases by 2025.Read more
Over the weekend, Labour agreed to back the Lib Dem proposals for free school meals.Read more
Liberal Democrat Leader Nick Clegg, will speak at the Girl Summit on Tuesday, a summit with the aim of ending Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and child, early and forced marriage within a generation.
At the Summit, Nick will announce a package of measures to help end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) in the UK.
It is estimated that 66,000 women in the UK are living with the consequences of FGM and that around 20,000 young girls are at risk of being cut every year.Read more
New rules which would provide greater choice and more innovative pensions products, are expected to be announced this week.
The coalition wants to encourage pension providers to develop new retirement income products that are tailored to the needs of the individual consumer and which offer more choice, freedom and flexibility.Read more
Liberal Democrat Business Secretary Vince Cable has welcomed a new programme designed to crack down on online piracy.
The new scheme called Creative Content UK, will promote legal entertainment online and warn Internet users whose connections are being used to illegally share films and music.Read more