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Enoch Powell criticises Archbishop of Canterbury

Title
Enoch Powell criticises Archbishop of Canterbury
Genre
Speech
TX Date
Jan 1977
Year of production
1977
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Duration
00:04:32
Description
Ulster Unionist MP and former Health Secretary, Enoch Powell attacks the Archbishop of Canterbury, Donald Coggan, following his Christmas Day sermon. Powell says that the Archbishop will have angered the people of Britain by claiming that immigrants can enrich people’s lives. Powell urges that action be taken against further immigration, or else violence will ensue.
Contributors
Enoch Powell
Keywords
Politics; Interethnic relations; Archbishops; Immigration; Violence; Racial discrimination; Racism; Ethnic groups; Donald Coggan

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