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Sarah Green of the Liberal Democrats after being declared winner in the Chesham and Amersham byelection early on Friday. Photograph: Yui Mok/PA Wire

The Liberal Democrats have pulled off an extraordinary victory in the Buckinghamshire constituency of Chesham and Amersham, taking the formerly safe s(...)

Jo Swinson after being named as the new leader of the Liberal Democrats at Proud Embankment in London on Monday. Photograph: Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images

Jo Swinson on Monday became the first woman to lead the Liberal Democrats, urging MPs from other parties to join her on a crusade to take on “national(...)

Former Change UK and Labour MP Chuka Umunna (right) with Liberal Democrat Leader Vince Cable. Photograph:  Stefan Rousseau/PA Wire

Chuka Umunna has claimed his actions are “the antithesis of what it is to climb up the greasy pole” as he defended representing a third party in less (...)

Liberal Democrat leader Nick Clegg during his acceptance speech following his re-election in Sheffield Hallam. The Liberal Democrats are facing up to the results of a ‘painful’ election night.  Photograph:  EPA/Nigel Roddis

The scale of the electoral drubbing inflicted on the Liberal Democrats was becoming clear after what leader Nick Clegg dubbed a “painful” night for th(...)

The decision to abandon negotiations on the project, which has featured strongly in the local and European Parliament election campaign, comes before a protest march planned in Dublin tomorrow. Photograph: Brenda Fitzsimons

The collapse of a controversial wind export plan has been announced by the Government on the same day that the UN’s top scientific body called (...)

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk (R) and UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon (L) pose for the media during a meeting in Warsaw, Poland

The outcome of the UN’s 19th climate change conference was thrown into doubt yesterday after developing countries staged a “walk-out” at 4am and Polis(...)

Hinkley Point nuclear power station is seen behind rocks on a beach in Bridgwater, southwest England. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

A deal to build Britain’s first new nuclear plant in a generation is due to be announced today. The government has been in negotiations with French-ow(...)

The  new rules could mean the end of onshore wind energy development in Britain. Photograph Nick Ansell/PA Wire

British residents will be able to stop construction of wind farms under tough new rules that could sound the death knell for onshore wind.New guidance(...)