Leaving the European Union: 1974


‘Frankly, it’s damn cold outside and this is no time for Britain to be thinking of leaving a Christmas Club, let alone the EEC

Sir Christopher Soames

in a lecture at Chatham House which I attended, 1 November 1974.

Nothing changes…

The illustration is the Berlaymont building in Brussels, photographed by JLogan and downloaded via Wikimedia

About layanglicana

Author of books on Calcutta, Delhi and Dar es Salaam, I am now blogging as a lay person about the Church of England and the Anglican Communion. I am also blogging about the effects of World War One on the village of St Mary Bourne, Hampshire.
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