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Clegg insists Cable 'was not aware' of Oakeshott poll

Nick Clegg has insisted Vince Cable was not involved in a failed attempt to oust him as Liberal Democrat leader. During his regular Call Clegg show on LBC he said: "He was absolutely not aware of polls elsewhere."

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Lib Dem MP calls for review after bruising in elections

The Liberal Democrats is to hold a "root-and-branch look" at their current strategy, including how and by whom it is presented, an MP has said, following calls for Nick Clegg to resign.

MP John Pugh told The Independent on Sunday: "There was a widespread view that no matter how much Nick spoke there was a section of the electorate that would not give him a fair hearing.

"We need to try to improve the national profile and try not to make Nick such an obvious target. It's the elephant in the room and the party can't ignore it."

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