Ceres Games Chieftain: Menzies Campbell
Walter Menzies Campbell, Baron Campbell of Pittenweem, CH, CBE, PC, QC; born 22 May 1941), often known as Ming Campbell, is a British Liberal Democrat politician, advocate and former athlete. He was the Member of Parliament (MP) for North East Fife from 1987 to 2015 and was the Leader of the Liberal Democrats from 2 March 2006 until 15 October 2007.
Campbell held the British record for the 100 metres sprint from 1967 to 1974, having run the distance in 10.2 seconds. He captained the Great Britain athletics team in 1965 and 1966. He is currently the Chancellor of the University of St Andrews. He was nominated for a life peerage in 2015 Dissolution Honours. He has stated that he believes the House of Lords should be "mainly elected" and will continue to promote that idea "within the house itself."