Liberal Democrat History Group

The Liberal Democrat History Group promotes the discussion and research of topics relating to the histories of the British Liberal Democrats and its predecessor parties, the Liberal Party and the SDP, and of liberalism more broadly.

Latest Journal Issue

Cover of Journal of Liberal History 85

Journal of Liberal History 85

In this issue: Remembering Jeremy Thorpe. True to his principles – John Bright and Irish Home Rule. The strange survival of Liberal Lancashire.

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Death of Frank Gray, Liberal MP for Oxford 1922-24. After defending his seat in 1923, he was found to have exceeded his election expenses. His...