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1979 May 18 Fr
Margaret Thatcher

Press Conference launching European Election Manifesto

Document type: speeches
Document kind: Press Conference
Venue: Conservative Central Office, Smith Square, Westminster
Source: (1) BBC Radio News Report 1300 18 May 1979 (2) Daily Telegraph, 19 May 1979
Journalist: (1) Peter Hill, BBC, reporting (2) Nicholas Comfort, Daily Telegraph, reporting
Editorial comments: Available on CD-ROM only. 0930-?1000. Lord Carrington, Sir Geoffrey Howe, and Peter Walker accompanied MT on the platform. Transcript of an interview by Nicholas Comfort published in the Daily Telegraph on 19 May 1979 and reproduced with permission of Nicholas Comfort and the Telegraph Group Limited.
Importance ranking: Major
Word count: 684
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