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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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Nick Clegg: I will not wash my hands of election results

Nick Clegg has insisted he will not "walk away" or "wash his hands" of the Liberal Democrats' disappointing performance in the European Parliament elections.

The Lib Dem leader also insisted his party would not break up the coalition government following results that left them with just one MEP.

"We're not going to buckle, we're not going to lose our nerve and we're not going to walk away," the Deputy Prime Minister said.

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