Tim Farron

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Thursday, January 11, 2018

Tim Farron has performed a u-turn regarding his beliefs on gay sex

Peter Tatchell says Tim Farron has made a 'gigantic mess' with gay sex u-turn

Peter Tatchell says Tim Farron has made a 'gigantic mess' with gay sex u-turn

Farron has admitted he believes gay sex is a sin, months after doing the opposite during the general election campaign.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

GCSE results day: Alan Sugar, Sadiq Khan and Scarlett Moffatt lead messages of support to students

Celebrities tweet messages of support to students on GCSE results day

Students across the country are collecting their GCSE results today as they decide what to do with their future

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership

Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership

Sir Vince Cable expected to win Liberal Democrat leadership

The MP for Twickenham is set to become party leader following the resignation of Tim Farron in the wake of the election

Monday, July 10, 2017

Monday, July 10, 2017

Conservative MP Anne Marie Morris caught saying leaving EU without a deal is 'real n*****r in the woodpile'

Conservative MP Anne Marie Morris caught saying leaving EU without a deal is 'real n*****r in the woodpile'

Tory MP heard saying leaving EU without a deal is 'real n*****r in the woodpile'

The MP made the offensive comment at a financial services event and others on the panel did not react

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Vince Cable to run for Liberal Democrats' leadership

Vince Cable to run for Liberal Democrats leadership

Vince Cable to run for Liberal Democrats leadership

Sir Vince Cable is the first Liberal Democrat to announce that he is running for leadership of the party

Friday, June 16, 2017

Friday, June 16, 2017

Tommy Boyd shuts down caller who wants to discuss Tim Farron's resignation

Tommy Boyd shuts down caller during rant about Tim Farron and the antichrist

Tommy Boyd shuts down caller during rant about Tim Farron and the antichrist

The feature of the hour Ken had called in on was 'songs you can't get out of your head'

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Thursday, June 15, 2017

'Tim Farron couldn’t commit himself in either direction' - Lembit Opik comments on former Lib Dem Leader's resignation

'Tim Farron couldn’t commit himself on gay issue': Lembit Opik on former Lib Dem leader's resignation

Lembit Opik says Tim Farron 'couldn't commit himself on gay issue'

The former MP for Montgomeryshire told Jon Holmes the former couldn't decide where he stood in relation to the homosexuality questions

Liberal Democrats to hold leadership election after Tim Farron resigns

Lib Dem Tim Farron blasts critics of his homosexuality stance as he steps down

Tim Farron blasts critics of his homosexuality stance as he steps down

The former Lib Dem leader made the surprise announcement on Wednesday

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Farron was in charge for two years

Tim Farron resigns as leader of Lib Dems

Tim Farron resigns as leader of Lib Dems

Farron took charge after 2015 election but oversaw improvement of just three seats in last week's vote

Friday, June 9, 2017

Friday, June 9, 2017

'If Labour and Liberal Democrats had worked with us, Labour might be in power now', says Green Party

'If Jeremy Corbyn had worked with us he might be in power now', says Green Party leader

'If Corbyn had worked with us he might be in power now', says Green leader

Green Party co-leader Jonathan Bartley tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that Labour and the Liberal Democrats didn't respond to their letters

Tim Farron believes May took 'each and every one of us for granted'

Tim Farron calls for 'arrogant and vain' Theresa May to resign

Tim Farron calls for 'arrogant and vain' Theresa May to resign

Lib Dem leader blasts Prime Minister for expecting the election to be a 'coronation'

Clegg faces a tough fight for his Sheffield Hallam seat

Nick Clegg's former advisor: 'We'll take 14 seats'

Nick Clegg's former advisor: 'We'll take 14 seats'

Sean Kemp optimistic about party's chances - but admits there's a real chance Nick Clegg could lose his seat

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Ming Campbell cheekily suggested Jean-Claude Juncker will be rather happy right now

Tim Farron has ruled out coalition, says former Lib Dem leader Menzies Campbell

Tim Farron has ruled out coalition, says former Lib Dem leader Menzies Campbell

Farron's predecessor as Lib Dem leader suggests Theresa May won't get the Brexit mandate she needs

Election 2017: Britain has a hung parliament - the story of the night as it happened

Election 2017: Britain has a hung parliament - the story of the night as it happened

Election 2017: Britain has a hung parliament - the story as it happened

Theresa May's gamble backfired while Corbyn celebrated a shock result

Monday, June 5, 2017

Monday, June 5, 2017

Tim Farron made a number of bold claims in his manifesto

Liberal Democrat manifesto: factchecked

Do the Lib Dems' claims actually stack up?

Does Tim Farron’s manifesto stand up to scrutiny? Independent fact-checking group Full Fact have examined five of the key claims made by the party.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Tim Farron believes Lib Dems offer a better vision than either 'mean-spirited' Tories or 'divided' Labour

Tim Farron: Britain deserves better than cold, selfish Theresa May

Tim Farron: Britain deserves better than cold, selfish Theresa May

The Lib Dem lays out his party's case in a special election column for talkRADIO

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Who can Paul Nuttall blame for calling Plaid Cymru's Leanne Wood 'Natalie'?

Who can Paul Nuttall blame for calling Plaid Cymru's Leanne Wood 'Natalie'?

Who can Paul Nuttall blame for calling Plaid Cymru's Leanne Wood 'Natalie'?

The UKIP leader kept calling the head of Plaid Cymru 'Natalie'. Here's who he can blame for it

Theresa May accused of cowardice after no-show at Leaders Debate

Theresa May accused of cowardice after no-show at Leaders debate

Theresa May accused of cowardice after no-show at Leaders debate

The ITV leaders debate was held in Salford yesterday

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

Election 2017: Liberal Democrats unveil party manifesto

Election 2017: Liberal Democrats unveil party manifesto with emphasis on housing

Election 2017: Liberal Democrats unveil party manifesto

The party leader, Tim Farron, is expected to officially unveil the manifesto later on Wednesday

Monday, May 8, 2017

Monday, May 8, 2017

General Election: Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn to take audience queries in BBC Question Time specials

General Election: Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn to take audience queries in BBC Question Time specials

May and Corbyn to take audience queries in Question Time specials

There will also be a live debate from senior figures from the seven parties

Friday, May 5, 2017

Friday, May 5, 2017

After Emily Thornberry likened Theresa May to Cersei Lannister, which other political leaders match up to Game of Thrones characters?

Which UK political leaders compare to Game of Thrones characters?

Emily Thornberry likened Theresa May to Cersei Lannister. We thought we'd compare the others

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Remainer James McGrory accepts Brexit is inevitable, but we can still stay in the single market

Remainer James McGrory: 'Brexit is going to happen but Theresa May can't be given a blank cheque'

Remainer James McGrory: 'Theresa May can't be given a blank cheque'

Open Britain director says many British people are simply unrealistic in their expectations ahead of the Brexit negotiations

Twitter reacts to Malcolm Baker after he accosts Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron

'I love Malcolm Baker and his fantastic company': The best reactions to Tim Farron's Brexit grilling

The best reactions to Tim Farron's Brexit grilling

The pensioner had a heated argument with the leader of the Liberal Democrats, and the video posted to Twitter has gone viral

Brexit voter Malcolm Baker confronts Tim Farron on campaign trail: 'You think all Leave voters are racist'

WATCH Angry Brexit voter confronts Tim Farron on campaign trail

Angry pensioner becomes instant social media sensation by confronting Lib Dem leader

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

'Tim Farron's comments towards gay people matter because discrimination still takes place', says PinkNews

'Tim Farron's comments towards gay people matter because discrimination still takes place', says Pink News reporter

'Farron's comments on gay people matter due to the ordeal gay people still face'

PinkNews reporter Benjamin Butterworth tells James Whale that he finds it odd that Tim Farron took so long to clarify his views on gay people

'Tim Farron is asked about his beliefs as journalists know it will make him squirm', says Lib Dem commentator

'Tim Farron is bullied for his beliefs on gay people' says Lib Dem commentator

'Tim Farron is bullied for his beliefs on gay people' says Lib Dem commentator

Lib Dem commentator Stephen Tall tells Julia Hartley-Brewer that asking about Tim Farron's beliefs on gay people is not relevant to the general election

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Tim Farron says his is the only party capable of stopping hard Brexit

Election 2017: Lib Dem membership nears record level as Remainers and soft Brexiteers flock to party

Lib Dem membership nears all-time record level

Party claims to have welcomed over 12,000 new members in just six days

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

'Theresa May doesn't want to do live TV debates because the Tories don't want a surge for Tim Farron', says commentator

'Theresa May won't do live TV debate because Tories are scared of Tim Farron'

'Theresa May won't do live TV debate because Tories are scared of Tim Farron'

Paul Staines, founder of the Guido Fawkes website, claims Prime Minister won't take part in live TV debates because the Tories fear a surge in support for the Lib Dems

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

'Theresa May is making Nigel Farage look like a liberal by choosing a hard Brexit', says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

'Theresa May is making Nigel Farage look like a liberal over Brexit' says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

'Theresa May is making Nigel Farage look like a liberal by choosing hard Brexit'

Lib Dem leader rubbishes idea of 'Progressive Alliance' with anti-Corbyn Labour MPs: it's a non-starter

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tim Farron has positioned himself as the man to stop hard Brexit

Early election: Lib Dems gain 2,000 members in three hours as Remainers flock to party

Lib Dems gain 2,000 members in three hours as Remainers flock to party

Party sees huge surge in membership after Theresa May's announcement of a snap general election

Theresa May general election 'is chance to change UK direction', says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

Early election: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron pitches himself as man to stop hard Brexit

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron pitches himself as man to stop hard Brexit

The Liberal Democrat Leader posted a statement on the Liberal Democrat website after the Prime Minister announced her motion to lobby for a June vote

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum once leaving terms are clear

German politician tells UK to hold second Brexit referendum because we didn't know what we were doing first time

Brexit: German politician tells UK to hold second EU referendum

The general secretary of the Social Democrat Party (SPD), Katarina Barley, urged the country to hold a second vote because of a supposed lack of awareness of what they were voting for

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

GCHQ dismisses Donald Trump wiretap allegations in rare statement

The President's press secretary, Sean Spicer, claimed Barack Obama used the listening post to eavesdrop on the President while he was campaigning for office

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Brexit: Supreme court ruling to be announced today

Britain's most senior judges will reveal whether Theresa May has the formal power to trigger Article 50 and begin negotiations with the European Union

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Tuesday, January 17, 2017

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Prime Minister Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Brexit: Theresa May to lay out plan in key speech

Following months of pressure, the Prime Minister is to give a speech which will clarify her plans for the upcoming negotiations

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Thursday, December 8, 2016

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

Brexit: Labour weathers onslaught after backing Article 50 plan reveal

The party has been heavily criticised for agreeing to vote to trigger Article 50 if Theresa May laid out her plan for Brexit, after the vote passed by a majority in the House of Commons yesterday

Friday, November 11, 2016

Friday, November 11, 2016

Theresa May set for more difficulty triggering Article 50 as rising numbers of MPs indicate they'll vote against Article 50 commencment

MPs say they'll vote to stop Article 50 being triggered

MPs say they'll vote to stop Article 50 being triggered

Theresa May faces difficulty in the task of beginning exit negotiations with the European Union

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Thursday, November 3, 2016

Reactions to the High Court ruling negative among prominent leave campaigners

Article 50 High Court verdict: Arron Banks and Nigel Farage blast verdict - while Boris Johnson says nothing

Brexit backers condemn 'betrayal' after Article 50 High Court verdict

The High Court ruled that the government cannot trigger Article 50 without Parliamentary approval

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Article 50: 'Government should be held to account over EU deal', insists Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron

Brexit: Tim Farron says Britain can't afford to 'jump out of a plane without parachute'

Tim Farron and Julia Hartley-Brewer clash again over Brexit

The Liberal Democrat leader had a fiery clash with Julia Hartley-Brewer

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Brexit: 'I think people should vote, but what they should vote on is the deal', says leader of the Liberal Democrats

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Tim Farron demands new Brexit referendum 'on the deal itself'

Lib Dem leader believes the public should be entitled to vote on the Brexit deal, and if it is rejected Brexit process should be stopped

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

LISTEN: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron and Julia Hartley-Brewer clash over the EU

LISTEN: Lib Dem leader Tim Farron angrily rejects Julia Hartley-Brewer's claim of 'Brexit denial'

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron and Julia Hartley-Brewer clash over 'Brexit denial'

The Liberal Democrat leader also spoke about Jeremy Corbyn and his 'ineffective' party

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

Brexit: 'The absence of leadership from the Prime Minister is astonishing', says leader of the Liberal Democrats

Brexit: 'The absence of leadership from Theresa May is astonishing', says Lib Dem leader Tim Farron

Lib Dem leader Tim Farron lays into Theresa May over Brexit

Leader of the Liberal Democrats Tim Farron criticised Theresa May for her handling of Brexit during the Liberal Democrats' annual conference