David Lambie

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David Lambie (born 13 July 1925) is a former Scottish Labour Party politician.

Lambie was educated at Ardrossan Academy and at Glasgow University and Geneva University. He became a teacher and was chairman of the Scottish Labour Party 1965-66.

Lambie contested North Ayrshire and Bute in 1955, 1959, 1964 and 1966. He was Member of Parliament for Central Ayrshire from 1970 until 1983, and after the boundary changes of that year, for Cunninghame South from 1983 until his retirement in 1992.

In popular culture[edit]

Lambie was portrayed by Renny Krupinski in the 2002 BBC production of Ian Curteis's controversial The Falklands Play.

References[edit]

Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Archie Manuel
Member of Parliament for Central Ayrshire
19701983
Succeeded by
constituency abolished
Preceded by
new constituency
Member of Parliament for Cunninghame South
19831992
Succeeded by
Brian Donohoe