Lord Geraint of Ponterwyd

Biography of Geraint Howells

The same but different: Lib Dem members in 1999 and 2015

The characteristics of Liberal Democrat members analysed

En Marche! A new dawn for European liberalism?

An examination of the political background to Emmanuel Macron’s election as French President

The Nonconformist mind of Lloyd George

The roots of Lloyd George’s political beliefs

The 2017 election: a missed opportunity?

An examination of the Liberal Democrat performance in the 2017 election

Liberal Democrat leadership

Comparative table of leadership performance updated to 2017

Old heroes for a new leader

Vince Cable explains why Roy Jenkins is his political hero

The changing face of election campaigning

An interview with Chris Rennard, former Director of Campaigns and Chief Executive of the Liberal Democrats, about election campaigning.

Liberal defectors and the First World War

An analysis of the impact of the Great War on defections from the party.


Journal of Liberal History 93; Journal of Liberal History 94

The New Orbits Group, 1958 – c.1962

A look at the purpose and achievements of the New Orbits Group.

The Liberal Party and the general election of 1915

What could have happened in the general election due in 1915 but postponed because of the war.

Churchill and Lloyd George: Liberal authors on the First World War?

An analysis of Winston Churchill’s and David Lloyd George’s volumes on the First World War

Sir Walter Runciman and the Runciman papers at Elshieshields Tower

The life and political career of the Liberal MP Sir Walter Runciman (1847–1937) through the lens of his papers

The Distributists and the Liberal Party

An analysis of the Distributists and their impact

‘Women who wish for political enfranchisement should say so’

A commemoration the 1866 petition for women’s suffrage, written by the Liberals Helen Taylor and Barbara Bodichon

Richard Livsey and the politics of Brecon and Radnor

A review of the life and political career of Richard Livsey, Lord Livsey of Talgarth (1935–2010)

Liberal Democrats in coalition: constitutional reform

Overview: Robert Hazell. Commentaries: Matthew Hanney, Michael Steed