Tim Farron

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Lake District braces for the return of overnight visitors
Lockdowns cost Cumbria £2bn in tourism revenue last year, but trepidation surrounds what is set to be ‘busiest summer ever’

Helen Pidd North of England editor

09, Apr, 2021 @4:07 PM

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Dismay at NHS England plan to slow north-west's Covid vaccine supply
Leaders in region say plan to cut supply by a third next month is ‘utterly inexcusable’

Josh Halliday, Helen Pidd , Anna Fazackerley and Maya Wolfe-Robinson

28, Jan, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Stay away from Lake District despite easing of lockdown, police say
Public urged to ‘take long hard look at your conscience’ after PM relaxes travel rules in England

Helen Pidd North of England editor

11, May, 2020 @11:46 AM

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Key Lib Dems warned party not to back December election
Former party leaders Vince Cable and Tim Farron among those who raised fears about breaking opposition ranks

Michael Savage

14, Dec, 2019 @4:15 PM

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Government under fire for approval of new coalmine in Cumbria
Decision coincides with net-zero emissions review and is branded ‘backwards step’

Helen Pidd North of England editor

03, Nov, 2019 @12:36 PM

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Defra ordered urgent study on no-deal food supplies in August
Lib Dems say disclosure contradicts ministers’ assurances about food security

Ben Quinn

02, Sep, 2019 @5:18 PM

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The Guardian view on the Lib Dem leadership contest: it’s not just about Brexit | Editorial
Editorial: Ed Davey and Jo Swinson are fighting a more polite leadership contest than the Conservatives. But they need to talk about vision too


11, Jul, 2019 @5:34 PM

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Vince Cable quit – but did anyone notice as the Lib Dems plunge themselves into irrelevance? | Suzanne Moore
Nick Clegg sells his soul to Facebook, and the Cyril Smith revelations have been shocking … something quite astonishing has happened to the Lib Dems over the years

Suzanne Moore

18, Mar, 2019 @3:30 PM

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BHA clashes with Tim Farron over equine welfare before Westminster debate
Horse racing’s governing body, the BHA, has clashed with Tim Farron, the former leader of the Lib Dems, over equine welfare before the debate in Westminster Hall on Monday

Chris Cook

14, Oct, 2018 @6:13 PM

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Let the ruling classes tremble: John McDonnell loves Rich Tea biscuits
The shadow chancellor scored maximum revolutionary kudos with his Mumsnet biscuit choice – a plain, broken affair, foraged by his mother from BHS

John Crace

19, Sep, 2018 @4:32 PM

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Tim Farron hijacked Lib Dems with his beliefs, book claims
Position on homosexuality and abortion exasperated senior figures during general election

Heather Stewart

15, Sep, 2018 @6:00 AM

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The Guardian view on the Lib Dems: missing their moment | Editorial
Editorial: With Labour moving left and the Tories turning right, there ought to be room in the centre of British politics. Yet the Liberal Democrats are struggling to appear relevant


13, Sep, 2018 @5:16 PM

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