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1971 Jun 30 We
Margaret Thatcher

Remarks opening Augustus Smith Middle School

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Venue: Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire
Source: Daily Express, 2 July 1971
Journalist: William Hickey [pseudonym], Daily Express
Editorial comments: Available on CD-ROM only. Exact time and place uncertain. A stream of stories followed this visit because the headmaster of the school resigned from his union rather than cancel the visit. (The NAS had called a national strike for the day of the visit.) Reproduced with permission of Express Newspapers plc.
Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 117