The former Lib Dem Leader - Paddy Ashdown - talks to BBC Hereford and Worcester's Andrew Easton about his wide and varied life… and a helicopter in Hereford!
Paddy Ashdown was an MP for Yeovil from 1983 until 2001, and the leader of the Liberal Democrats from 1988 until 1999.
After vigorous lobbying for militant action again Yugoslavia in the 1990's, he was made the international High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina from 2002 until 2006.
In his 2009 autobiography, he also revealed that he has worked as a spy for British intelligence.
last updated: 28/05/2009 at 09:45