• Short Summary

    DURING A SHORT VISIT TO LONDON, DR.LUDWIG ERHARD, WEST GERMAN MINISTER OF ECONOMICS, CALLED ON?

  • Description

    DURING A SHORT VISIT TO LONDON, DR.LUDWIG ERHARD, WEST GERMAN MINISTER OF ECONOMICS, CALLED ON THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER,MR. MACMILLAN, JAN 26, AT ADMIRALTY HOUSE. HE WAS ACCOMPANIED BY MR. SELWYN LLOYD, BRITAIN'S CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER.

    DR. ERHARD'S VISIT WAS FOR DISCUSSIONS WITH BRITISH MINISTERS OVER A WIDE RANGE OF SUBJECTS, INCLUDING THE COMMON MARKET, UNITED STATES PROPOSALS FOR CLOSER TRADE LINKS WITH EUROPE, THE COST OF THE BRITISH FORCES IN THE GERMANY, AND DEVELOPMENT AID.

    SOON AFTER HIS ARRIVAL ON JANUARY 25, THE GERMAN MINISTER MET MT. EDWARD HEATH, LORD PRIVY SEAL, AND REVIEWED THE PROGRESS MADE ON BRITAIN'S ENTRY INTO THE COMMON MARKET. LATER A RECEPTION AT THE GERMAN EMBASSY WAS HELD IN HIS HONOUR.

    TALKS CONTINUED THE NEXT DAY WITH MR. SELWYN LLOYD, CHANCELLOR OF THE EXCHEQUER. MR. CHRISTOPHER SOAMES, MINISTER OF AGRICULTURE, AND MR. PETER THORNEYCROFT, MINISTER OF AVIATION, WERE TWO OF THE MINISTERS CALLED INTO THE DISCUSSIONS. THE TALKS WERE INTERRUPTED FOR THE VISIT TO MR. MACMILLAN, THEN CONTINUED UNTIL DR. ERHARD LEFT TO RETURN TO BONN.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3XJKRMI0V1R307HRLA6W00ZTG
    Media URN:
    VLVA3XJKRMI0V1R307HRLA6W00ZTG
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment