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Conservative Party, but is sometimes considered to have been officially founded in 1859. The Liberal Party remained one of the two main parties until the early 20th century, when the rise of the Labour Party pushed it into the third place in British politics.
In the 1970s the Liberal Party promoted gay rights and was the first of the main political parties to support policies at Annual Conferences towards equality.
LGBT historyLord Beaumont of Whitley).
Notable former Liberal politicians include: