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Farron joins race to become new Lib Dem leader

Tim Farron has confirmed he will run to be the new Liberal Democrat leader.

Mr Farron joins former health minister Norman Lamb as the contenders to replace Nick Clegg following the party's disastrous general election results.

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Norman Lamb considers standing for Lib Dem leadership

Norman Lamb told ITV News he would be standing for Lib Dem leader Credit: Peter Byrne/PA

Norman Lamb says he considering standing for the position of Liberal Democrat leader.

Lamb told ITV Anglia's Malcolm Robertson he will make an announcement on his decision in the near future.

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