Lord Ashdown of Norton-sub-Hamdon Liberal Democrat


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  • Parliamentary address

    House of Lords, London SW1A 0PW United Kingdom
Paddy Ashdown

Most spoken phrases

Last updated 3rd Jun 2009

  1. Israeli settlements
  2. Northcote Road shops
  3. Dangerous dogs petition
  4. Clapham Junction tube
  5. Heathrow expansion
  6. Health services
  7. Fly tipping

This information is based on the most frequently spoken phrases by this representative.


  • Born:

    27/2/1941 Paddy Ashdown
  • Positions

    Liberal Spokesperson for: Trade and Industry 1985-87, Education and Science 1987-88; Liberal Democrats Spokesperson for Northern Ireland 1988-92.
  • Electoral history

    Contested (Liberal) Yeovil 1979 general election. MP for Yeovil 1983-2001 (Liberal/All 1983-88, Liberal Democrat 1988-2001).
  • Political interests

    Youth affairs, foreign affairs, defence, industry, new technology, nation building.
  • Party groups

    Liberal Democrats: Leader 1988-99, Chair, 2015 general election campaign 2012-15, Local and general election co-ordinator 2015.
  • Countries of interest

    Western Balkans.

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