Dr Chris Adams is a lifelong pro-European and campaigned hard for a Remain vote during the Referendum last year. A committed Liberal Democrat, he joined the party in February 2013. As an academic historian, Chris worked as a tutor at the History Department at Aberystwyth University, before moving to work in Parliament with the MP for Ceredigon, Mark Williams. Working in Westminster, Chris championed the rights of neglected children, helping to draft legislation to make psychological abuse of children a criminal offence. In his spare time Chris enjoys going for walks in Greenwich Park and along the Thames Path, reading historical fiction and swimming.