Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg has today announced the winners of the inaugural Dadabhai Naoroji Awards, bestowed by the British Government for services to UK-India relations.Read more
In an interview with the Guardian in Stockport on Thursday, Deputy Prime Minister and Leader of the Liberal Democrats Nick Clegg explained why Greater Manchester and other strong city regions should not be forced to have their own Boris Johnson-style mayor in return for more powers.Read more
The latest independent crime survey of England and Wales shows crime continuing to fall. It has fallen by 16% over the year June 2013 to June 2014 and 25% under this government.Read more
Conservative MP and former Environment Secretary Owen Paterson gave a speech yesterday calling on the Government to scrap environmental commitments.Read more
Liberal Democrat Party President Tim Farron has slammed Labour’s plans for housebuilding, pointing to their terrible record when in government.
By the time they left office the number of new homes being built had fallen to its lowest level since the 1920s.Read more
Watch as Nick Clegg takes your questions live in this week's Call Clegg.
Nick Clegg takes your questions every Thursday from 9am on live LBC.
Watch the latest episode here.Read more
Liberal Democrat plans to introduce safe standing areas at football grounds would help to cut ticket prices, as new research shows ticket prices have grown by 4.4% in the past year.Read more
Employment figures released today by the Office of National Statistics (ONS) show further encouraging signs that our economy is recovering.
In the quarter to August, unemployment fell by 154,000 to 1.97m. This is largest fall in unemployment since records began.
And the rate of unemployment fell from 6.2 per cent to 6 per cent - its lowest level since 2008.Read more
Pensioners will benefit from a 2.5 per cent increase in their state pension thanks to the Liberal Democrat Triple Lock guarantee.
Figures out today (14 October) show that inflation is below target meaning that the basic state pension will be boosted by 2.5 per cent next year.
The Triple Lock guarantee means that pensions will increase with inflation, earnings or 2.5 per cent - whichever is highest.Read more