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1980s news clips - Cruise missiles arrive at Greenham

Title
1980s news clips - Cruise missiles arrive at Greenham
Genre
Speech; Parliamentary debate
TX Date
14 Nov 1983
Year of production
1989
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Duration
00:01:18
Description
House of Commons speech by Defence Secretary, Michael Heseltine, about the arrival of Cruise missiles at the Greenham Common RAF base in Berkshire. From a series of news clips from the 1980s used in a retrospective compilation at the end of the decade.
Contributors
Michael Heseltine
Keywords
USA; UK; Great Britain; Berkshire; Nuclear weapons; Air force; Missiles; Greenham Common; Cabinet ministers

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