It seems that the LibDems have found their very own Ali Miraj in a lady called Linda Jack, who sits on their Federal Policy Committee. She said on the World at One..
I think Ming was a brilliant shadow foreign secretary, but in terms of his leadership style he hasn't captured the imagination of the party or the country. Unfortunately it's the case where he has perhaps been overpromoted. Someone can be a brilliant man and have incredible intellectual powers and all the rest of it but if that doesn't translate in to leadership skills then whoever your leader is you've got a problem with them.
Vince Cable defended Sir Menzies and talked about the possibility of a hung parliament saying that the prospect of coalition with either the Conservatives or Labour was "very unlikely" but he couldn't "absolutely rule out any option." I think that's called having your cake and eating it.