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Artist or CreatorBernard Cookson
Title or Caption"... and the way things are going, mon ami, you're going to need everything New Zealand can produce and half of Europe's."
Extent1 item
Published byEvening News
Date20 May 1971
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptBritain's birthrate 68 million by 2000 A.D.
Person DepictedHeath; Edward (1916-2005)
Pompidou; Georges (1911-1974)
NotesNews; 20 May: Mr Airey Neave, chairman of the Select Committee on Science and Technology tried to make it clear that neither their report on Britain's increasing population, nor in answer to questions, had any member of the committee said he had come to a conclusion about compulsory limitation of families. The report called for immediate government action "to prevent the consequences of population growth becoming intolerable for everyday conditions of life." [The Times]
Subjectspopulation explosion
birth rate
negotiations
France
Meetings
imports
European Union
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