Speeches, Interviews & Other Statements

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1971 Feb 12 Fr
Margaret Thatcher

Speech opening Peter Pan Home

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Venue: Cedar House, Blanche Lane, South Mimms, North London
Editorial comments: The Retarded Children’s Aid Society had converted former nursing accommodation at Clare Hall Hospital into a home for nineteen disabled children and adults. The Finchley Press, 19 February 1971 has an account. "Speaking at Friday’s ceremony, Mrs Thatcher, a patron of the Retarded Children’s Aid Society, said the Government and local authorities will give as much help as possible to the home". Local MP Cecil Parkinson was also present.
Importance ranking: Trivial
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