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Tory MP Sir Nicholas Fairbairn funeral

Title
Tory MP Sir Nicholas Fairbairn funeral
Genre
News report; Speech
TX Date
22 Feb 1995
Year of production
1995
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Duration
00:04:01
Description
Donald Fraser reports from Scotland on the funeral of the Conservative MP Sir Nicholas Fairbairn who died at the weekend. Bagpipes and bells tolling heard. Includes clips of the service with his daughter Francesca reading from the Bible; family friend Sir Islay Campbell paying tribute to him; Reverend David Ogston sermon; Charlotte, his daughter, paying tribute.
Contributors
Donald Fraser; Francesca Fairbairn; Charlotte Fairbairn; David Ogston; Islay Campbell
Keywords
Deaths; Conservative Party; Members of Parliament; Funerals; Politicians; Nicholas Fairbairn

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