Eric Lubbock was Liberal MP for Orpington from winning it in a famous Parliamentary by-election in 1962 until the general election of 1970.

As Lord Avebury he subsequently served in the House of Lords as a Liberal peer from 1971 until his death in 2016.


Candidates from under-represented groups get big boost in London thanks to Lord Avebury fund

Following his death, London Region Liberal Democrats created in Lord Avebury’s memory a fund to support election candidates from under-represented groups. … Read the full post »