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Artist or CreatorDavid Langdon
Title or Caption"Trust him and his ruddy onions to be first through the Chunnel...."
"And in the red corner, light heavyweight George Best...."
"May I borrow your hair lacquer for the battle of Britain Anniversary Party?"
"But Harold - if Heath DOES use your brilliant suggestions for the economy, you'll never get back as PM...."
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Published bySunday Mirror
Date16 Sep 1973
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedBest; George (1946-2005)
Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)
Wilson; Mary (1916-)
NotesNews: 13 Sep: The Government announced that it would go ahead with the Anglo-French Channel tunnel project and that the development of a third London airport at Maplin would be put back by two years. A White Paper stated the tunnel should cost £846m by completion date in 1980 with rail links to London costing a further £120m.
Subjectstunnels
Channel Tunnel
French
Stereotypes
football players
boxers
ex-prime ministers
Labour Party policy
rowing boats
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CodePersonNameDatesAboutMultimediaImage
GB/BCA/2799Best; George (1946-2005)1946-2005   
GB/BCA/711Wilson; Harold (1916-1995)1916-1995   
GB/BCA/1025Wilson; Mary (1916-)1916-   
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