• Short Summary

    GIBRALTAR'S CHIEF MINISTER, SIR JOSHUA HASSAN, TODAY (WEDNESDAY) CONFERRED WITH BRITAIN'S COLONIAL SECRETARY, MR. FRED?

  • Description

    GIBRALTAR'S CHIEF MINISTER, SIR JOSHUA HASSAN, TODAY (WEDNESDAY) CONFERRED WITH BRITAIN'S COLONIAL SECRETARY, MR. FRED LEE, ON BRITISH HELP FOR THE COLONY'S PROGRAMME FOR EXPANDED DEVELOPMENT UP TO 1970.

    BRITAIN HAS ALREADY ALLOCATED AN ADDITIONAL GBP600,000 FOR THE PROGRAMME AND HAS ASSURED THE GIBRALTAR GOVERNMENT OF ITS INTENTIONS TO SUSTAIN THE COLONY IN THE FACE OF SPANISH ECONOMIC AND OTHER RESTRICTIONS.

    BEFORE THE TALKS MR. LEE WAS THE HOST AT AN OFFICIAL LUNCHEON FOR THE CHIEF MINISTER, HIS DEPUTY, MR. PETER ISOLA, AND THE GOVERNOR OF GIBRALTAR, SIR GERALD LATHBURY.

    OTHER GUESTS INCLUDES MRS EIRENE WHITE, MINISTER OF STATE FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND MR. JOHN STONEHOUSE, PARLIAMENTARY UNDER-SECRETARY FOR THE COLONIES.

    (TODAY SPAIN ANNOUNCED THAT IT HAD REJECTED A BRITISH PROPOSAL TO TAKE THEIR DISPUTE OVER GIBRALTAR TO THE INTERNATIONAL COURT AT THE HAGUE).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB07TPIP6TZDSOQ1Q3ORHSJHRH
    Media URN:
    VLVAB07TPIP6TZDSOQ1Q3ORHSJHRH
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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