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‘Sex in Class’ presenter to stand for parliament

The sexologist, psychologist and former Miss Belgium Goedele Liekens is to stand for election to the Belgian Chamber of Representatives. In the English-speaking world the 56-year-old is best-known for her work as a presenter of the UK television station Channel 4’s ‘Sex in Class’ and as the co-presenter (with Steve Jones) of the channel’s ‘Sex Box’ series. 

Goedele Liekens will be the third candidate on the Flemish Liberal Party Open VLD’s list for the Federal Parliament. Currently the party has 4 federal MP’s from Flemish Brabant.

With is in mind Goedele Liekens, who was born in the Flemish Brabant town of Aarschot and now lives in the Flemish Brabant municipality of Dilbeek, west of Brussels hopes to represent the province in the Chamber of Representatives.