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Enoch Powell on Northern Ireland

Title
Enoch Powell on Northern Ireland
Genre
Interview
TX Date
10 Jan 1976
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:02:31
Description
Mike Lewis interviews Ulster Unionist MP Enoch Powell on the subject of Northern Ireland. Powell states that if Northern Ireland were to be ejected from the UK, mass bloodshed would follow, and that the IRA will not be beaten in guerilla combat, due to their high recruitment levels. He states the British Government will not be frightened into giving up Northern Ireland.
Contributors
Enoch Powell; Mike Lewis
Keywords
Politics; Internal politics; Northern Ireland; Religion; UK; IRA; Guerilla warfare

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