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Artist or CreatorBernard Cookson
Title or Caption"We'll get started as soon as I've buried this lot!"
Extent1 item
Published byEvening News
Date15 May 1970
Embedded text or transcriptEurope
Union reform
Increased prices
'The Pound in your pocket'
Mortgage interest
Increased taxes
Brain drain
Person DepictedWilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Callaghan; James (1912-2005)
Castle; Barbara (1910-2002); Baroness Castle of Blackburn
Stewart; Robert Michael Maitland (1906-1990); Baron Stewart of Fulham
Jenkins; Roy Harris (1920-2003)
Implied textQuotes: "From now on, the pound abroad is worth 14 per cent or so less in terms of other currencies. That doesn't mean, of course, that the Pound here in Britain, in your pocket or purse or in your bank, has been devalued. Harold Wilson. Televised speech, November 19, 1967 following the devaluation of the Pound Sterling.
SubjectsLabour Party
Labour Party policy
general elections
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT
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