Duncan Hames was the Liberal Democrat MP for Chippenham from 2010 until 2015. His time in Parliament included a stint as PPS (Parliamentary Private Secretary) to then party leader Nick Clegg.

Prior to winning election in 2010, Duncan Hames had stood in the Tottenham Parliamentary by-election, Watford (2001) and Westbury (2005).

He is married to Jo Swinson.


A warning from 2005 for Liberal Democrat strategy: Liberal Democrat Newswire #86

Liberal Democrat Newswire #86 includes a lesson from the 2005 general election about what happens if you don’t have a core votes strategy. … Read the full post »