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International Business Times
The unacceptable face of capitalism: Philip Green joins an infamous band of businessmen hole, affecting up to 20,000 members in the scheme. The colourful phrase was f
The unacceptable face of capitalism: Philip Green joins an infamous band of businessmen
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
hole, affecting up to 20,000 members in the scheme. The colourful phrase was first used by Conservative prime minister Edward Heath in 1973 about the tycoon RW "Tiny" Rowland about the way he ran his Lonhro conglomerate and over his business... Read more
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SKY News
Are Retailers The New Bad Guys Of Business?BHS affair describes Sir Philip as "the unacceptable face of capitalism", a mem
Are Retailers The New Bad Guys Of Business?
SKY News / Posted 2 days ago
BHS affair describes Sir Philip as "the unacceptable face of capitalism", a memorable expression first deployed in 1973 by Edward Heath, the then Prime Minister, to describe the business methods of former Lonrho chief executive 'Tiny' Rowland. Yet... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
A fit of absence of mind?finally joined the EEC. For Young, the “nodal figure” in the story of Britain’
A fit of absence of mind?
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 6 days ago
finally joined the EEC. For Young, the “nodal figure” in the story of Britain’s relationship with the developing EEC was Edward Heath, British prime minister from 1970 to 1974 and the man most often credited with negotiating Britain’s entry.... Read more
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Namibia Economist
The origin of “one-nation” politicsbecame the organising principle for the left of the party and successive leader
The origin of “one-nation” politics
Namibia Economist / Posted 9 days ago
became the organising principle for the left of the party and successive leaders such as Anthony Eden, Harold Macmillan and Edward Heath. The post-war Keynesian consensus, whereby government intervened in the economy to maintain full employment and... Read more
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Daily Mirror
New BBC child abuse scandal as ex-chauffeur is unmasked as paedophileleast one victim, saying they had “better get undressed or he would shoot”. Ge
New BBC child abuse scandal as ex-chauffeur is unmasked as paedophile
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
least one victim, saying they had “better get undressed or he would shoot”. GettySinclair drove former Tory Prime Minister Edward Heath Speaking at his home in Godalming, Surrey, today, Sinclair told the Sunday People: “I was contracted to the BBC... Read more
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Sunday Observer
No. 1 songs when UK PMs came to powerPretty Woman� (Roy Orbison) October 1963 - Alec Douglas-Home � �Do You Love Me
No. 1 songs when UK PMs came to power
Sunday Observer / Posted 11 days ago
Pretty Woman� (Roy Orbison) October 1963 - Alec Douglas-Home � �Do You Love Me� (Brian Poole & The Tremeloes) June 1970 � Edward Heath - �In the Summertime� (Mungo Jerry) April 1976 - James Callaghan - �Save Your Kisses for Me� (Brotherhood of... Read more
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BC Local News
Britain is free of the shackles of the European Unionthat serve the interests of Britain, not Brussels. I remember my country befor
Britain is free of the shackles of the European Union
BC Local News / Posted 13 days ago
that serve the interests of Britain, not Brussels. I remember my country before we were sold down the river in 1973 by PM Edward Heath who admitted he lied to the British people about joining a “common market” knowing full well we would not have... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
Britain is free of the shackles of the European Unionthat serve the interests of Britain, not Brussels. I remember my country befor
Britain is free of the shackles of the European Union
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 13 days ago
that serve the interests of Britain, not Brussels. I remember my country before we were sold down the river in 1973 by PM Edward Heath who admitted he lied to the British people about joining a “common market” knowing full well we would not have... Read more
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News.com.au
Who were the Queen’s most liked PM’s?failed to charm the Queen and they held wildly different views over her role in
Who were the Queen’s most liked PM’s?
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
failed to charm the Queen and they held wildly different views over her role in Europe and as head of the Commonwealth. EDWARD HEATH (1970 — 74) Queen Elizabeth II with British Prime Minister Edward Heath (1916 — 2005) at Heathrow Airport,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Who were the Queen’s most liked PM’s?failed to charm the Queen and they held wildly different views over her role in
Who were the Queen’s most liked PM’s?
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
failed to charm the Queen and they held wildly different views over her role in Europe and as head of the Commonwealth. EDWARD HEATH (1970 — 74)media_cameraQueen Elizabeth II with British Prime Minister Edward Heath (1916 — 2005) at Heathrow... Read more
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birminghammail
17 things you might not know about Birmingham's New Streetat a meeting of the Conservative Association in the hotel. Powell was sacked f
17 things you might not know about Birmingham's New Street
birminghammail / Posted 13 days ago
at a meeting of the Conservative Association in the hotel. Powell was sacked from the Shadow Cabinet by Tory party leader Edward Heath, who went on to become Prime Minister in 1970. Read More Following the first blast at the Mulberry Bush at... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Northern Echo
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Northern Echo / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Kingston Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Oxford Mail
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Oxford Mail / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Streatham Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Bury Times
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Bury Times / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Gazette
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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guardian-series
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
guardian-series / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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This is West Country
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
This is West Country / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Harrow Times
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Harrow Times / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Gazette News
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Gazette News / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Bolton News
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Bolton News / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queensocial reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the n
From Churchill to Cameron: The prime ministers who have served under the Queen
Croydon Guardian / Posted 16 days ago
social reforms which saw income tax for top earners hit 83%. He surprised the nation when he resigned in 1976. :: Sir Edward Heath took the helm in 1970 promising to turn around the nation's fortunes. Britain was in the midst of economic... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Brexit - a History of Mistrustconvinced politicians in Westminster and mandarins in Whitehall to enter the Co
Brexit - a History of Mistrust
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
convinced politicians in Westminster and mandarins in Whitehall to enter the Community in 1973. Conservative premier, Edward Heath, believed that British membership of the EEC would be a "win-win" situation: the country would contribute to... Read more
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Evening Standard
Michael Gove dumped from Tory leadership raceDanes Church, London in 2004 Rivals: Margaret Thatcher at the memorial service
Michael Gove dumped from Tory leadership race
Evening Standard / Posted 20 days ago
Danes Church, London in 2004 Rivals: Margaret Thatcher at the memorial service for former Conservative Prime Minister Sir Edward Heath in 2005. Thatcher defeated Heath in the leadership contest in 1975 Immortalised: Baroness Margaret Thatcher in... Read more
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iol.co.za
UK is headed for economic painthe end of an era. Britain’s journey towards Europe began in the early 1970s,
UK is headed for economic pain
iol.co.za / Posted 24 days ago
the end of an era. Britain’s journey towards Europe began in the early 1970s, when the firmly pro-European prime minister Edward Heath took the country into the European Economic Community, the EU’s forerunner. His successor, Harold Wilson,... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OKto trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OK
The Daily Mercury / Posted 30 days ago
to trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of history. It's back to 1973 for the UK when Edward Heath was the Prime Minister, its Value Added Tax (VAT) came into existence and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon was... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OKto trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OK
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 30 days ago
to trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of history. It's back to 1973 for the UK when Edward Heath was the Prime Minister, its Value Added Tax (VAT) came into existence and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon was... Read more
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Queensland Times
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OKto trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OK
Queensland Times / Posted 30 days ago
to trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of history. It's back to 1973 for the UK when Edward Heath was the Prime Minister, its Value Added Tax (VAT) came into existence and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon was... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OKto trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OK
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 30 days ago
to trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of history. It's back to 1973 for the UK when Edward Heath was the Prime Minister, its Value Added Tax (VAT) came into existence and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon was... Read more
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News Mail
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OKto trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OK
News Mail / Posted 30 days ago
to trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of history. It's back to 1973 for the UK when Edward Heath was the Prime Minister, its Value Added Tax (VAT) came into existence and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon was... Read more
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Daily Examiner
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OKto trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of
It’s back to 1973 for the UK and that's OK
Daily Examiner / Posted 30 days ago
to trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of history. It's back to 1973 for the UK when Edward Heath was the Prime Minister, its Value Added Tax (VAT) came into existence and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon was... Read more
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Northern Star
It’s back to 1973 for the UKto trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of
It’s back to 1973 for the UK
Northern Star / Posted 30 days ago
to trade with it, so what's the big deal? It just needs to unravel 43 years of history. It's back to 1973 for the UK when Edward Heath was the Prime Minister, its Value Added Tax (VAT) came into existence and Pink Floyd's Dark Side of the Moon was... Read more
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express
Cameron to stay on as an MP because he 'doesn’t want to be remembered like Blair'since and is now widely regarded as one of Britain’s most unpopular ever leader
Cameron to stay on as an MP because he 'doesn’t want to be remembered like Blair'
express / Posted 30 days ago
since and is now widely regarded as one of Britain’s most unpopular ever leaders. The last former prime minister to stand for re-election as an MP was Tory Sir Edward Heath, who spent 27 years on the back benches after leaving power.Related arti... Read more
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express
David Cameron: What does the future hold for the Prime Minister?possible that the PM could take his revenge from the backbenches by making misc
David Cameron: What does the future hold for the Prime Minister?
express / Posted a month ago
possible that the PM could take his revenge from the backbenches by making mischief for years to come, in the style of Edward Heath against his nemesis Margaret Thatcher. But that’s not really Mr Cameron’s style so, depending on the identity... Read more
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Calcutta News
Britain off to a rough start post Brexit referendum, world reactions variedBritain into what was then the European Economic Community, formed in 1971, was
Britain off to a rough start post Brexit referendum, world reactions varied
Calcutta News / Posted a month ago
Britain into what was then the European Economic Community, formed in 1971, was championed by Conservative Prime Minister, Edward Heath. As if in a prediction of what was to come four decades later, British opinion was divided then too, with the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Omkar Goswami: Brexit is a pyrrhic victoryTruth be told, much of Britain was never comfortable being in the European Unio
Omkar Goswami: Brexit is a pyrrhic victory
Business Standard India / Posted 1 months ago
Truth be told, much of Britain was never comfortable being in the European Union (EU) which it entered under Edward Heath in 1973. After all, Brits were Brits, and Europeans were strange creatures with funny languages and weird customs who lived... Read more
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CNN
Brexit is the biggest step backward since World War IIthe same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advic
Brexit is the biggest step backward since World War II
CNN / Posted 1 months ago
the same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advice to Wilson, but it was his successor, Edward Heath, who was finally able to push his nation into the European Community in 1973.) This historic change in... Read more
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KESQ Palm Springs
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War IIthe same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advic
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War II
KESQ Palm Springs / Posted 1 months ago
the same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advice to Wilson, but it was his successor, Edward Heath, who was finally able to push his nation into the European Community in 1973.) This historic change in... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War IIthe same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advic
Brexit -- biggest step backward since World War II
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 1 months ago
the same grimace over and over again. "Keep Right On," was the magazine's advice to Wilson, but it was his successor, Edward Heath, who was finally able to push his nation into the European Community in 1973.) This historic change in... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
With one vote, Britain has overturned the basis of 60 years of European statecraftThe prize was so great that three Prime Ministers from both big parties – Macmi
With one vote, Britain has overturned the basis of 60 years of European statecraft
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
The prize was so great that three Prime Ministers from both big parties – Macmillan, Harold Wilson and Edward Heath - doggedly pursued the goal of taking Britain into Europe. The first two were thwarted by Charles de Gaulle’s vetoes in 1963 and 1967... Read more
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Daily Mirror
What the Brexit vote means for Scotland, Wales and Northern Irelandthe European Union in 1961 as social disquiet was gaining momentum in Northern
What the Brexit vote means for Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
Daily Mirror / Posted 1 months ago
the European Union in 1961 as social disquiet was gaining momentum in Northern Ireland. By 1973 when Tory Prime Minister Edward Heath took Britain into Europe, Northern Ireland was in the bloody mess of The Troubles with 725 people already... Read more
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The Christian Post
Brexit Vote: 5 Things to Know About UK Leaving EUwas no longer present to veto the U.K.'s attempt to enter the multinational org
Brexit Vote: 5 Things to Know About UK Leaving EU
The Christian Post / Posted 1 months ago
was no longer present to veto the U.K.'s attempt to enter the multinational organization. Under Tory Prime Minister Edward Heath, the British joined the EEC at the beginning of 1973 alongside Denmark and the Republic of Ireland. 5. Growing... Read more
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express
It's taken years but we've FINALLY got our country back, says PATRICK O'FLYNNand Friday morning. The moment when the people of Britain got to give their ver
It's taken years but we've FINALLY got our country back, says PATRICK O'FLYNN
express / Posted 1 months ago
and Friday morning. The moment when the people of Britain got to give their verdict on how their sovereignty was stolen by Edward Heath in the early 1970s. GETTYMr Farage helped us deliver hundreds of thousands of campaign coupons to Downing... Read more
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