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    WHILE THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER, MR. HAROLD WILSON WAS MEETING WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AT?

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    WHILE THE BRITISH PRIME MINISTER, MR. HAROLD WILSON WAS MEETING WITH PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AT THE ELYSEE PALACE IN PARIS TODAY (FRIDAY), MRS. WILSON VISITED THE FAMOUS PALACE OF VERSAILLES, 12 MILES (19 KILOMETRES) OUTSIDE THE FRENCH CAPITAL.

    EARLIER IN THE DAY MRS. WILSON HAD VISITED THE VICTORIA HOME IN THE PARIS SUBURB OF NEUILLY, A HOME FOR ELDERLY BRITISH WOMEN. BEFORE SHE LEFT FOR VERSAILLES SHE JOINED MR. WILSON FOR LUNCH AT THE ELYSEE PALACE.

    MRS. WILSON AND HER PARTY SPENT TWO HOURS AT THE PALACE OF VERSAILLES. THEY WERE ACCOMPANIED BY THE FRENCH DIRECTOR-GENERAL OF MUSEUMS, MONSIEUR PECK.

    AT THE END OF THEIR FIRST DAY OF TALKS IT WAS REPORTED THAT MR. WILSON AND PRESIDENT DE GAULLE HAD REACHED AGREEMENT FOR BRITISH AND FRENCH DEFENCE AND AVIATION EXPERTS TO MEET SOON TO DISCUSS POSSIBLE JOINT AVIATION PROJECTS. MR. WILSON ALSO OUTLINE MEASURES TAKEN BY HIS GOVERNMENT SINCE COMING TO POWER TO STRENGTHEN THE BRITISH ECONOMY. THE TWO LEADERS WERE ALSO REPORTED TO HAVE DISCUSSED EAST-WEST RELATIONS, THE NATO ALLIANCE AND THE MIDDLE-EAST AND AFRICA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7IJVFJKURQJJN2S65CF1TKOHX
    Media URN:
    VLVA7IJVFJKURQJJN2S65CF1TKOHX
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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