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1987 Jan 29 Th
Margaret Thatcher

TV Interview for BBC (resignation of Alasdair Milne as BBC Director-General)

Document type: speeches
Document kind: TV Interview
Venue: Limehouse Studios, Canary Wharf, London E14
Source: BBC Radio News Report 0900 30 January 1987
Journalist: John Cole, BBC
Editorial comments: Available on CD-ROM only. MT made her remarks between 2100 and 2200 when she was attending the launch of the BBC/ITV Superchannel at Canary Wharf. BBC2 Newsnight broadcast an interview (of 37 seconds) between the Prime Minister and John Cole on 29 January from which this extract was probably taken.
Importance ranking: Minor
Word count: 210
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