Rennard: 'No recollection of inappropriate behaviour'

Solicitors for the former Lib Dem chief executive, Lord Rennard, have released the following statement to Channel 4 News regarding allegations of sexual impropriety:

He has always strived to conduct himself responsibly and appropriately at all times and has no recollection of any inappropriate behaviour.

In addition, our client is unaware of any complaint about his conduct ever being made against him.

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Clegg 'aware' of peer concerns

Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg said he had been aware of "indirect and non-specific concerns" in 2008 about alleged inappropriate behaviour towards women by Liberal Democrats' former chief executive Lord Rennard.