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Artist or CreatorJon [William John Philpin Jones]
Title or Caption'Just regard it as a 28-day cooling-off period, Jim.'
Extent1 item
Published byDaily Mail
Date14 May 1969
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedCastle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Callaghan; James (1912-2005)
NotesNews (13th May) Harold Wilson dropped Home Secretary James Callaghan from his inner cabinet after Callaghan had sided with the TUC in opposing reforms announced in Barbara Castle's White Paper 'In Place of Strife'. At least 100 MPs were rebelling and there had been an attempted coup by Labour left-wingers to topple Mr. Wilson. (Chronicle of the 20th Century).
SubjectsTUC
internal disputes
Secretary of State for the Home Department
prime ministers
Labour Party
Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity
dismissal
inner Cabinet
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
GenrePocket
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