Liberal Democrat new member of parliament for Eastleigh Mike Thornton (L) and Liberal Democrat leader and Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg (R) walk together after their by-election win in Eastleigh, Hampshire, southern England on March 1, 2013. The Liberal Democrats on March 1 hung onto the southern England parliamentary seat of Eastleigh, dealing a heavy blow to Prime Minister David Cameron whose Conservative Party were beaten into third place. AFP PHOTO / BEN STANSALL
British Prime Minister David Cameron (L) Deputy Prime Minister and leader of the Liberal Democrats Nick Clegg (C) Leader of the Labour Party Ed Miliband (R) walk through the Members' Lobby before the Queen's Speech at the State Opening of Parliament on June 4, 2014 in London, England. Queen Elizabeth II will unveil the coalition government's legislative programme in a speech delivered to Members of Parliament and Peers in The House of Lords. Proposed legislation is expected to be introduced on a 5p charge for plastic bags in England, funding of workplace pensions, new state-funded childcare subsidy and reforms to speed up infrastructure projects.
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Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg arrives at the BBC studios ahead of his second debate with UKIP (UK Independence Party) leader Nigel Farage over Britain's future in the European Union on April 02, 2014 in London, England. Nick Clegg and Nigel Farage will go head to head in the second of two debates about whether Britain should stay in the EU.
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Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg arrives for a pre-budget Cabinet meeting in Downing Street on March 21, 2012 in London, England. Despite increasing pressure on the Chancellor to help ease the financial burden on the British public during his address to Parliament, it is likely that Mr Osborne will continue with the stringent measures that he has implemented over the last few years in an attempt to tackle the UK’s deficit.
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Liberal Democrat Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg reacts as he speaks to 'No' campaign supporters about the Scottish referendum during a visit to the market place in Selkirk on September 10, 2014 in Selkirk, Scotland. The three UK party leaders are all campaigning in Scotland today showing their support for a 'No' vote in the independence referendum.
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Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg gives a speech on International Development at The Village Hall in Hoxton Square on May 28, 2014 in London, England. The Liberal Democrat leader spoke of his party's election manifesto which will include a commitment to spend 0.7% of the nation's wealth on aid.
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Deputy British Prime Minister Nick Clegg speaks during a meet with designers at Pentland Brands Global Headquarters on July 25, 2014 in London, England. Mr Cameron and Mr Clegg visited the British company, Pentland Brands, a Global brand management company on the day of the latest GDP figures.