Deputy prime minister and Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg and his wife Miriam González Durántez are applauded  at the party conference in Glasgow. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Martin Harper of the Royal Society for the Protection of Birds sat on an armchair on stage at the Liberal Democrats’ conference in Glasgow yesterday, (...)

British deputy prime minister Nick Clegg takes part in the Liberal Democrats’ vote on airport expansion yesterday at the party’s autumn conference in Glasgow. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

in Glasgow Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg today suffered a blow at the hands of his own party when delegates vetoed plans for new airport runwa(...)

British deputy prime minister Nick Clegg and business secretary Vince Cable at the Liberal Democrat conference in Glasgow today. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

Britain’s business secretary, Vince Cable, has delivered a stinging attack on “lying” Tories who suggest that the government can balance its books (...)

 Britain’s deputy prime minister Nick Clegg, leader of the Liberal Democrats, delivers his keynote address to the party’s spring conference in York. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Nigel Farage, leader of the UK Independence Party (Ukip), was not in York at the weekend but he was, nonetheless, everywhere at the Liberal Dem(...)

Hacked Off founder Brian Cathcart responds to culture secretary Maria Miller’s statement about press regulation

Britain’s three largest political parties have offered last-minute concessions to British newspaper groups to get them to agree to a new regulatory sy(...)