Read about former Liberal Democrat MP Lembit Öpik. He was elected to represent Montgomeryshire in 1997, and held the seat until being defeated at the 2010 general election.

He was leader of the Welsh Liberal Democrats 2001-7.

Lembit Öpik also twice ran to be Liberal Democrat Party President, in 2004 and 2008. He was unsuccessful both times.

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The Recruitment Zone: featuring a very young Lembit Opik

From the 1990s – and featuring a young Lembit Opik, not to mention David Allworthy – this video was produced to encourage Liberal Democrats to recruit more party members. … Read the full post »