Social Democratic Party co-founder Shirley Williams has died

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  • Sky News published this video item, entitled “Social Democratic Party co-founder Shirley Williams has died” – below is their description.

    Tributes have been paid to Shirley Williams, ‘the undisputed godmother of the Liberal Democrats’, who spent more than 50 years in Westminster politics.

    Baroness Williams of Crosby – whose long parliamentary career began when she was first elected an MP in 1964 – was said to have ‘died peacefully’ in the early hours of Monday, according to a Lib Dem spokeswoman.

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