A look back at the life and long political career in the Liberal Party and Liberal Democrats of Geoff Tordoff
Articles from the Journal of Liberal Democrat History.
An examination of the early contacts between the Liberal Party and the emerging Green Party in the 1970s
Analysis of the Liberal Democrat vote in May 2019
Biography of E. D. Simon, 1st Baron Simon of Wythenshawe
Comparative table of leadership performance updated to 2019
Interview with Vince Cable on his period as leader of the Liberal Democrats
The fourth Viv Bingham Lecture, as delivered by Tony Greaves
A review of Lloyd George’s time at the Board of Trade, from 11 December 1905 to 8 April 1908
New beginnings and the challenge of Plaid Cymru
Liberal Democrat leadership candidates’ historical heroes
The origin of two 1874 election leaflets.
An examination of the history of the Canadian Liberal Party.
A look at how Paddy Ashdown’s life and career were remembered and celebrated in the media.
A recollection of the career of Paddy Ashdown, Leader of the Liberal Democrats 1988–99.
Gladstone’s library at Hawarden
Analysis of the reasons behind the crushing Liberal defeat in 1874
The threat to Richard Cobden’s Sussex home
Gladstone’s first government and the House of Lords
The Liberal government’s policy on Ireland