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A casual look about all things Liberal Democrat in the weird and wonderfully sandalled world of LibDem Land. Started by Richard Kemp & John Potter but with guests from everywhere.Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @libdempod

Lib Dem Podcast John Potter & Guests

    • Politics
    • 4.6 • 24 Ratings

A casual look about all things Liberal Democrat in the weird and wonderfully sandalled world of LibDem Land. Started by Richard Kemp & John Potter but with guests from everywhere.Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @libdempod

    Big Wins and Being in Charge - LibDem Leaders - Bath, Cotswolds and Chelmsford

    Big Wins and Being in Charge - LibDem Leaders - Bath, Cotswolds and Chelmsford

    The 2019 local elections were very good for the LibDems but in the Cotswolds, Chelmsford and Bath & North East Somerset they gained a massive 57 new LibDem cllrs between them and took control of their councils. We will talk about the causes of their success, the transition into taking control as well as the challenges during the Covid pandemic.

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Joy, Anger & Despair - Georgia, Washington and the Failing Tory Govt

    Joy, Anger & Despair - Georgia, Washington and the Failing Tory Govt

    In this episode John Potter, Lisa Smart, Laura Gordon & Tom Morrison talk about the massive events over in the USA, including the Democrat success in Georgia and the terrible scenes in Washington DC. We also discuss the Johnson Government's failure to control the virus, the complete shambles over schools and whether elections will go ahead in May.

    • 1 hr
    Winning Anywhere with Anton Georgiou and Sam Al-Hamdani

    Winning Anywhere with Anton Georgiou and Sam Al-Hamdani

    It's season 3!!!! To kick off our 2021 content we talk to Anton Georgiou from London and Sam Al-Hamdani from Oldham about the challenges of winning seats in ethnically diverse areas but also being a candidate from a minority and winning in a massively white seat.

    • 44 min
    Diversity, Davey, Biden & Brexit - Review of the Year PART THREE

    Diversity, Davey, Biden & Brexit - Review of the Year PART THREE

    Third and final part of our review of 2020 where we talk about the Black Lives Matter protests, Ed Davey's performance so far, Biden's win in the USA and the Brexit vote in parliament.

    • 53 min
    Covid, Cummings & Post Cornbynism - Review of the Year PART TWO

    Covid, Cummings & Post Cornbynism - Review of the Year PART TWO

    Part two of our review of 2020 where we talk about Covid, Govt incompetence, the Dominic Cummings scandal and how Labour is doing under Keir Starmer

    • 40 min
    Bushfires & BeKind - Review of the year PART ONE

    Bushfires & BeKind - Review of the year PART ONE

    Part one of of three part look into 2020 with panelists John Potter, Richard Kemp, Lisa Smart, Laura Gordon, Tom Morrison and Hannah Kitching

    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
24 Ratings

24 Ratings

AJ785785 ,

Very good!

Great podcast.

Fernly4 ,

Useful but could do with being more focused

Useful learnings for Lib Dems but could do with a more focused approach to the podcast and leave the extra for the unedited YouTube version.

colly917 ,

Brilliant

A fantastic insight into grassroots politics!

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