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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Oakeshott: Vince Cable knew of poll 'weeks ago'

Lord Oakeshott looks set to cause further embarrassment, saying in his statement that Vince Cable knew of the results of his leadership poll "several weeks ago." ITV News Political Correspondent Libby Wiener reports:

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