The LibDem deputy leader has launched a stinging attack on Alex Salmond, accusing him of running a "politburo", amid reports the First Minister is targeting his Gordon constituency in next year's general election.
DAVID Cameron and Conservative headquarters will tonight be bracing themselves for the expected embarrassment of losing the Clacton-on-Sea seat in a by-election, which is due to deliver Nigel Farage's Ukip its first MP.
SPARE a thought for dear old Paddy Ashdown, who announced proudly to party activists that we were all now living in the Liberal Age but was asked, if that was so, then why had he never become prime minister.
In a rare interview about her personal life, Nick Clegg's wife Miriam has denied pursuing a "having it all" lifestyle, but said she wants to be able as a woman to combine family and professional life in the way men can.
SPECULATION is mounting that Nick Clegg is preparing to promote Scottish MP Jo Swinson to the UK Cabinet in a bid to give the Liberal Democrats a more female-friendly face in the run-up to the 2015 General Election.