Former deputy prime minister Nick Clegg claims in a new BBC documentary that Michael Gove was behind the controversial "Queen Backs Brexit" story, which was leaked to The Sun newspaper earlier this year. The article, published in March,...Show More Summary
Former British Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg is to return to the Liberal Democrats front bench as European Union spokesperson. Clegg, who has spent the period since his resignation as party leader in May 2015 on the backbenches as...Show More Summary
The day before the Brexit vote, Nick Clegg, the former leader of the Liberal Democrats, wrote a piece titled "What you will wake up to if we vote to Leave..." It's astonishingly prescient and worth a read. Apparently not very many people believed him, though. But he was totally right, and no one knows what the hell is going on anymore. Show More Summary
Nick Clegg is being hailed as 'Mystic Clegg' for his amazingly prescient comments on what a vote for Brexit might bring. "A naïve and dangerous fantasy" sums up what the former Lib Dem leader had to say at a pro-EU rally in Edinburgh...Show More Summary
Having been subjected to the usual grumbles that I ‘didn’t do my case any good’ etc. by standing up for myself against presenters’ attempts to close me down, I thought I’d subject my encounter with Nick Clegg on BBC-2’s ‘Daily...
Here is the news. A major British politicians has finally admitted the truth about the ‘War on Drugs’ in this country. There isn’t one. Nick Clegg, former Deputy Prime Minister, said on BBC-2’s ‘The Daily Politics’ today. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0794ygx ‘Peter...
This is Peter Hitchens' Mail on Sunday column How on earth did I end up on friendly terms with Howard Marks, the drug-smuggler and pro-cannabis propagandist who died last week? Yet I did. You might think we would loathe each...
Former UK Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg on Wednesday refuted media reports that British Queen Elizabeth II told him she was in favor of the country exiting the European Union during his term in office.
Who would be a deputy leader? You don’t get to make the major decisions and may never get the top job. Your position may even frighten off recruiters from offering you another position, if it gives the impression that you’re a shoo-in for the corner office. Maybe it’s not surprising then that [...]
Plaid Cymru angry over devolution ‘stitch-up’ 11 November 2015 From the section Wales politics Image caption Plaid claims devolution plans unveiled by David Cameron and Nick Clegg left gaping holes Welsh Secretary Stephen Crabb has rejected a Plaid Cymru request to reveal which political parties blocked further devolution. Plaid MP Jonathan Edwards claimed the draft […]
Former Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg revealed his "biggest mistake" during his time in power. He was a "sitting mute" during Prime Minister's question time every week, Clegg said in an interview with Newsnight. Britain's Liberal...Show More Summary
A report buried by the British government detailing how much money it would make by legalizing cannabis has been leaked to the media. An internal government study commissioned by former deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg suggests that the Treasury could make up to $1219 million (£800 million) if cannabis was regulated in the same way as tobacco.
An embarrassed teenager whose trousers fell down as he tried to take a selfie with Nick Clegg says his friends will 'never let him live it down'. William Carrie, 17, asked the Deputy Prime Minister for a photograph outside Solihull College this afternoon. Show More Summary
Away from the LAB leadership there’s been a bit of a buzz about today about Nick Clegg’s future with the extraordinary suggestion that he should be his party’s candidate for Mayor of London in the election next May. Although the final outcome last week was devastating for his party for the LDs he emerged, in […]
It is already conventional to name the former party leaders Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage as the biggest losers of the British general election, closely followed by all the opinion pollsters and the narcissistic comedian Russell Brand. Show More Summary
Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage resign as Tories sweep to victory (Telegraph) Bonds and stocks rebound, sterling soars after UK election (Reuters) Cameron Set to Return With U.K. Majority as SNP Sweeps Scotland (BBG) Tory win...Show More Summary
The head of British Liberal Democrats has managed to retain his seat in the Sheffield Hallam constituency.