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Inprior to the Second World Warthe Roberts family briefly gave sanctuary to a teenage Jewish girl who had escaped Nazi Germany.
He served as Mayor of Grantham from —46 and lost his position as alderman in after the Labour Party won its first majority on Grantham Council in That's probably what interested me. She was good at general subjects".
Bray later recalled that he thought Roberts had taken the relationship more seriously than he had done. One of her Oxford friends was also a friend of the Chair of the Dartford Conservative Association in Kentwho were looking for candidates.
The local party selected her as its candidate because, though not a dynamic public speaker, Roberts was well-prepared and fearless in her answers; prospective candidate Bill Deedes recalled: She chose not to stand as a candidate in the general electionin later years stating: I couldn't do that.
She was elected as MP for the seat after a hard campaign in the election. Although she was not yet a Shadow Cabinet member, the embassy reportedly described her to the State Department as a possible future Prime Minister.
The description helped Thatcher meet with prominent persons during a busy itinerary focused on economic issues, including Paul SamuelsonWalt RostowPierre-Paul Schweitzer and Nelson Rockefeller. When Heath telephoned Thatcher to inform her that he was going to sack Powell from the Shadow Cabinet, she recalled that she "really thought that it was better to let things cool down for the present rather than heighten the crisis".
She believed that his main points about Commonwealth immigration were correct and that the selected quotations from his speech had been taken out of context.
Although many scientists opposed the proposal, her research background probably made her sceptical of their claim that outsiders should not interfere with funding. She gave priority to academic needs in schools,  while administering public expenditure cuts on the state education system, resulting in the abolition of free milk for schoolchildren aged seven to eleven.
I had incurred the maximum of political odium for the minimum of political benefit. Shadow Cabinet of Margaret Thatcher The Heath ministry continued to experience difficulties with oil embargoes and union demands for wage increases insubsequently losing the February general election.
Heath's leadership of the Conservative Party looked increasingly in doubt. Thatcher was not initially seen as the obvious replacement, but she eventually became the main challenger, promising a fresh start.
Thatcher's election had a polarising effect on the party, as her support was stronger among MPs on the right, and also among those from southern England, and those who had not attended public schools or Oxbridge.
Heath was never reconciled to Thatcher's leadership of the party. By chance, Reece met the actor Laurence Olivierwho arranged lessons with the National Theatre 's voice coach.
There she was influenced by the ideas of Ralph Harris and Arthur Seldonand became the face of the ideological movement opposing the British welfare state. Keynesian economicsthey believed, was weakening Britain.
The institute's pamphlets proposed less government, lower taxes, and more freedom for business and consumers.
Despite setting the direction of her foreign policy for a Conservative government, Thatcher was distressed by her repeated failure to shine in the House of Commons. Consequently, Thatcher decided that as "her voice was carrying little weight at home", she would "be heard in the wider world".
She instructed Conservative MPs to vote against the Scotland and Wales Bill in Decemberwhich was successfully defeated, and then when new Bills were proposed she supported amending the legislation to allow the English to vote in the referendum on Scottish devolution.
Now Prime Minister, Callaghan surprised many by announcing on 7 September that there would be no general election that year and he would wait until before going to the polls. Thatcher reacted to this by branding the Labour government "chickens", and Liberal Party leader David Steel joined in, criticising Labour for "running scared".
The Conservatives attacked the Labour government's unemployment record, using advertising with the slogan " Labour Isn't Working ". A general election was called after the Callaghan ministry lost a motion of no confidence in early The Conservatives won a seat majority in the House of Commons and Thatcher became the first female British prime minister.The Harlan Connection with Mason & Dixon.
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