Paddy Ashdown to recall his action-packed career at Arena

DUBBED the Action Man of British politics, former Lib-Dem leader Paddy Ashdown comes to the Alban Arena on Tuesday to talk about his life so far. An Audience with Paddy Ashdown will look at his time as a Royal Marine commando, member of the Special Boat S

DUBBED the Action Man of British politics, former Lib-Dem leader Paddy Ashdown comes to the Alban Arena on Tuesday to talk about his life so far.

An Audience with Paddy Ashdown will look at his time as a Royal Marine commando, member of the Special Boat Service, diplomat, MP and leader of his party during a long and varied career.

His is a life story packed with drama and adventure from his early experiences as a commando to his spell as the international High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2002 to 2006.

He is the first to admit he has led a most fortunate life and his story can be heard from 7.30pm.

Tickets at �15 are available from the box office on 01727 844488.