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Margaret Thatcher on Callaghan becoming PM

Title
Margaret Thatcher on Callaghan becoming PM
Genre
Speech
TX Date
6 Apr 1976
Year of production
1976
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Duration
00:04:36
Description
Televised broadcast by Conservative leader Margaret Thatcher replying to a broadcast by James Callaghan announcing that he is to become the new Labour Party leader and Prime Minister. Congratulates him then goes on to some of the government’s failings and actions she would like to see taken to improve standard of living and economy and maintain a free Britain.
Further information
see: < http://www.margaretthatcher.org/speeches/displaydocument.asp?docid=103001 >
Contributors
Margaret Thatcher
Keywords
Politics; Labour Party; Economics; Conservative Party; James Callaghan; Prime ministers; Standard of living; Political leaders

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