Tim Farron gives a message to new Lib Dem members about the vote on Article 50 in the House of Commons on the 7th December 2016.

Last night Labour and Conservatives decided to stitch up our country with a vote on actioning Article 50. What it means for us is that in March we get to have no say in the direction of our country and the implications for our NHS, Economy and Citizens are profound. We are heading for a hard brexit. This is not right, we have decided the direction so now let’s get to choose our destination