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AllAfrica.com
The United Kingdom of Great Britain in Identity, Leadership Crisis - Part IIapplication was vetoed by France under De Gaulle but in the early 1970's, on a
The United Kingdom of Great Britain in Identity, Leadership Crisis - Part II
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
application was vetoed by France under De Gaulle but in the early 1970's, on a second attempt by British prime minister Edward Heath, Britain was permitted to be a member of the club. Whereas most British people were happy with the economic... Read more
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asianage
David Cameron shocker for a sunny life aheadhas been David Cameron’s resignation as MP just weeks after he gave up his prem
David Cameron shocker for a sunny life ahead
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
has been David Cameron’s resignation as MP just weeks after he gave up his premiership. Most ex-Prime Ministers linger on. Edward Heath sat on the Privy Council benches for many years and became known as “The Great Sulk” as he disapproved of all... Read more
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asianage
David Cameron shocker for a sunny life aheadhas been David Cameron’s resignation as MP just weeks after he gave up his prem
David Cameron shocker for a sunny life ahead
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
has been David Cameron’s resignation as MP just weeks after he gave up his premiership. Most ex-Prime Ministers linger on. Edward Heath sat on the Privy Council benches for many years and became known as “The Great Sulk” as he disapproved of all... Read more
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express
Nigel Farage pledges his full support to new Ukip leader Diane Jamespressure for their own referendums to throw off Brussels rule. Asked on the BB
Nigel Farage pledges his full support to new Ukip leader Diane James
express / Posted 7 days ago
pressure for their own referendums to throw off Brussels rule. Asked on the BBC Andrew Marr show if he would be like Edward Heath and try to interfere in his successor’s leadership, Mr Farage insisted he would keep his distance.Related... Read more
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express
Was David Cameron really Britain's worst Prime Minister? Why we won't think so by 2036remembered like Tony Blair. Long backbench service might at least have earned
Was David Cameron really Britain's worst Prime Minister? Why we won't think so by 2036
express / Posted 8 days ago
remembered like Tony Blair. Long backbench service might at least have earned him the respect that was finally accorded to Edward Heath. Still, Cameron will undoubtedly receive a reappraisal at some stage. That, after all, is what historians do.... Read more
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asianage
Cameron’s good examplegrammar schools that may have led to a row within the ruling Tories, or he may
Cameron’s good example
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
grammar schools that may have led to a row within the ruling Tories, or he may have faced the danger of being reduced to an Edward Heath-like sulking existence after Margaret Thatcher’s rise. Many British PMs have stayed on at Westminster after... Read more
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asianage
Cameron's good examplegrammar schools that may have led to a row within the ruling Tories, or he may
Cameron's good example
asianage / Posted 11 days ago
grammar schools that may have led to a row within the ruling Tories, or he may have faced the danger of being reduced to an Edward Heath-like sulking existence after Margaret Thatcher’s rise. Many British PMs have stayed on at Westminster after... Read more
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Evening Standard
David Cameron resigns: a loss to the Commonsand not be an enormous diversion and distraction from what the Government is do
David Cameron resigns: a loss to the Commons
Evening Standard / Posted 12 days ago
and not be an enormous diversion and distraction from what the Government is doing”. Certainly, if he were to turn into an Edward Heath figure, perpetually resentful at being supplanted, he would not have added greatly to the deliberations of the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Cameron to stand down as MP, triggering byelection - Politics live(Sir John Major has been broadly loyal to his successors, but Major’s two Tory
Cameron to stand down as MP, triggering byelection - Politics live
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 13 days ago
(Sir John Major has been broadly loyal to his successors, but Major’s two Tory PM predecessors, Margaret Thatcher and Edward Heath, were notorious for their unwelcome backseat driving.) And today Cameron has been quite explicit about why he is... Read more
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Channel 4 News
Cameron quits as MPto declare whatever income you pull in. Here’s how long some other PM’s have s
Cameron quits as MP
Channel 4 News / Posted 13 days ago
to declare whatever income you pull in. Here’s how long some other PM’s have stayed in the Commons after leaving No. 10: Edward Heath – 27 years David Lloyd George – 23 years Winston Churchill – 9 years Jim Callaghan – 8 years John Major – 4... Read more
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DW
Scottish fishermen could be 'sold down the river' |at the end of it." History, however, is not on the fishermen's side. In the ea
Scottish fishermen could be 'sold down the river' |
DW / Posted 20 days ago
at the end of it." History, however, is not on the fishermen's side. In the early 1970s, then-Conservative Prime Minister Edward Heath accepted full access to British waters as the price for entering the Common Market. Now many in Peterhead are... Read more
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heraldscotland
Guess who is on the end of a kicking from Ed Balls for Labour's election defeat?52-year fight between the rebels and government one of the longest civil wars o
Guess who is on the end of a kicking from Ed Balls for Labour's election defeat?
heraldscotland / Posted 27 days ago
52-year fight between the rebels and government one of the longest civil wars of modern times. When the fighting started, Edward Heath was the British Prime Minister and the Beatles were on their first world tour. 3. Cost? 260,000 dead, millions... Read more

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