Layla Moran has been an MP for about six months so naturally she thinks it’s “ridiculous” that she is already being talked about as the next Lib Dem leader. But 10 years as a maths teacher is enough for her to at least partly understand what lies behind the speculation.
“Well, there are only 12 of us [in Parliament] aren’t there,” she says, laughing. “Not that many to pick from. But I’ve only been here five minutes. It’s very flattering, but It’s ridiculous. It’s crazy.”
It’s not just a numbers game, though. That it is Layla Moran’s name and no one else’s doing