Lib Dems from our region are back home tonight after their party conference.
Their new leader Tim Farron told them general election result in May was "utterly devastating".
He said it's time for the Lib Dems to win again. From Bournemouth, Phil Hornby reports:
Liberal Democrat president Tim Farron has called the Eastleigh election the most "important by-election since the war."
His party's candidate Mike Thornton won the by-election with a majority of 1,771.
Speaking to Daybreak he said the win was an "outstanding" result, that speaks volumes about the Lib Dems' place in the next general election.