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Artist or CreatorNicholas Garland
Title or Caption"There's a breathless hush in the Close tonight..."
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Telegraph
Date15 Apr 1969
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedCrossman; Richard (1907-1974)
Benn; Tony (1925-)
Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham
Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Callaghan; James (1912-2005)
Implied textThere's a breathless hush in the Close tonight -
Ten to make and the match to win -
A bumping pitch and a blinding light,
An hour to play and the last man in. (Vitai Lampada, by Sir Henry
Newbolt)
NotesNews (16th April) Chancellor Roy Jenkins gave his Budget speech. (The Times Index, March-April 1969)
SubjectsBudgets
anticipation
Chancellor of the Exchequer
flannels
cricketers
Labour Party
Quotations
poetry
cricket
Copyright contact detailssyndication@telegraph.co.uk
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GB/BCA/1050Crossman; Richard (1907-1974)1907-1974   
GB/BCA/103Benn; Tony (1925-2014)1925-2014   
GB/BCA/1034Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham1906-1990   
GB/BCA/990Healey; Denis Winston (1917-); Baron Healey1917-   
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/1051Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn1910-2002   
GB/BCA/428Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)1920-2003   
GB/BCA/510Callaghan; James (1912-2005)1912-2005   
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