PM: Clegg's future a decision for Lib Dems

David Cameron said the coalition's work will continue.
David Cameron said the coalition's work will continue.

David Cameron said it was for the Liberal Democrats "to decide for themselves" whether Nick Clegg should remain leader following a poor showing in the local and European elections.

The Prime Minister declined to comment on how the coalition government would function if Mr Clegg was removed as head of the party, but said its "work will continue".

Read: Calls for Clegg to resign after Lib Dems' dismal election results

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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."