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:
Lord Oakeshott set to cause even more embarrassment saying told Vince Cable results of poll "several weeks ago"
Cable said he had no knowledge of the 'reprehensible' polls leaked by Lord Oakeshott on Nick Clegg's leadership.
The Liberal Democrat peer is taking a leave of absence from the Lords and resigning from the party, but is he the 'busted flush' some think?
Read the full statement from Lord Oakeshott on why he is resigning from the Liberal Democrats.