Eric Lubbock wins the 1962 Orpington by-election

The result of the 1962 Orpington by-election, won in a landslide by Eric Lubbock, who became the then Liberal Party’s sixth MP, giving him the nickname ‘Orpington Man’. As Lord Avebury, Eric is still an active parliamentarian campaigning on human rights and other issues. You can read his blog at:



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