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European Elections: Will Nick Clegg go?

By Jay Elwes  

After the Liberal Democrats’ poor performance in the European Parliamentary and local elections, Prospect spoke to Menzies Campbell, the former leader of the party and Peter Kellner, president of YouGov, about Nick Clegg’s chances of survival. Would he still be leading the party at the General Election—will he even hold his Parliamentary seat? And why are Liberal Democrats so vicious when fighting over the leadership?

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