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Lamont dismissed as Chancellor

Title
Lamont dismissed as Chancellor
Genre
News report; Interview; Speech
TX Date
28 May 1993
Year of production
1993
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Duration
00:04:24
Description
Political correspondent Kevin Murphy reports on the dismissal of Norman Lamont from his position of Chancellor of the Exchequer and his political gaffes and image problems along the way (archive Lamont excerpts). Also includes UK Prime Minister John Major archive speech supporting Lamont; Chairman of the All Party Backbench Treasury Committee John Watts and ex-minister David Mellor supporting Lamont.
Contributors
Norman Lamont; John Watts; David Mellor; John Major; Kevin Murphy
Keywords
Politics; Inflation; Economics; Economic recession; Economic recovery; Politicians; Cabinet ministers; Cabinet (politics); Norman Lamont

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