Lord Tebbitt speaks in honour of Baroness Thatcher's Bruges Speech
Cranmer has mentioned the dinner held on Monday by the Bruges Group to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Margaret Thatcher’s famous Bruges Speech.
Here are excerpts of Lord Tebbitt's contribution, in which he calls on the Conservative Party to take early action when in power to resolve the European question. He encourages the next Conservative government to show ‘Thatcherite courage and determination’.
It is vintage stuff. And there is a brief glimpse of the Great Lady towards the end.
Whatever happened to political 'greatness'?