Life on the back benches...

Life on the back benches...

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Former MP Lembit Opik: 'It's a seven day a week job, but it's a good job'

By all accounts, it's a varied, busy job representing constituents, working in Westminster and deciding how to manage it all.


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About this interview

Twelve MPs were interviewed to appear in MP For A Week, our online game designed to support the teaching of citizenship and political literacy.

See all the interview clips