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Clegg: Lib Dems will stop 'lurch to extremes' in government

Nick Clegg called the Liberal Democrat manifesto "an insurance policy against a government lurching off to the extremes" after the election.

The Lib Dems have pledged to increase funding for education from "cradle to college", which they claim will mean spending £5 billion a year more than the Tories and £2.5 billion more than Labour by 2020.

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Power cut hits Liberal Democrats manifesto launch

The Liberal Democrats manifesto launch in Battersea was hit by a technical glitch today.

Watch Nick Clegg interrupted by a soundcheck as his microphone fails:

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