Vince Cable has defended the Liberal Democrats’ investigation into former leader David Steel after the party found there were no grounds for action about his answers to a child abuse inquiry.
Former Liberal leader Lord Steel has been suspended from the Liberal Democrats, pending an investigation into evidence he gave to an inquiry about child abuse allegations against former MP Sir Cyril Smith.
Former Liberal leader Lord Steel has sought to “clarify” evidence he gave to an inquiry about child abuse allegations against former MP Sir Cyril Smith.
Elder statesman David Steel reveals inspiring politicians who most influenced his Westminster career
AFTER almost half a century traversing the shifting sands of British politics, David Steel is certain about one thing: things have only got better.