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1979 Jan 12 Fr
Margaret Thatcher

Interview for Observer

Document type: Speeches, interviews, etc.
Document kind: Interview
Venue: House of Commons
Source: Observer, 18 and 25 February 1979
Journalist: Kenneth Harris, Observer
Editorial comments: Available on CD-ROM only. 1000-1200. MT had met Kenneth Harris on 8 January but had been so preoccupied by the political situation that she asked to postpone the interview. She met him on 12 and 26 January. The interview was published by the Observer as a pamphlet in April 1979, with a brief introduction by Kenneth Harris, and is reproduced in that form. The interview was originally published in two parts (see editorial note in text). Transcripts of interviews published in The Observer on 18 February 1979 and 25 February 1979 and reproduced with the permission of Guardian and Observer News Services.
Importance ranking: Key
Word count: 8680
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