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Great Speeches in Parliament: 10 Years of Mptv

Synopsis
Eighty-five clips from the last ten years of Parliament, marking the tenth anniversary of televised broadcasting from the House of Commons. Includes Margaret Thatcher’s ‘no, no, no’, Sir Geoffrey Howe’s resignation speech, tributes to former Labour leader John Smith, Robin Cook on arms to Iraq, two examples of Tony Banks, Betty Boothroyd’s election as Madam Speaker, Tony Benn and Eric Heffer on the Gulf War, and Ann Widdecombe’s ‘something of the night’ remarks. Introduced by Michael Brunson.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Medium
Video; Videocassette. VHS. col. 250 min.
Year of production
1999
Availability
Sale; 1999 sale: £19.99 (inclusive)
Notes
Also available on CD and audiocassette.
Subjects
Politics & government
Keywords
House of Commons; Parliament; speeches; United Kingdom

Credits

Cast
Michael Brunson 

Production Company

Name

Politico’s Publishing Ltd

Distributor

Name

Politicos.co.uk

Web
http://www.politicos.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
442070911260
Address
3 Albert Embankment
London
SE1 7SP
Notes
The bookshop in Artillery Row closed in March 2004 and all business is now mail order
 

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