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Margaret Thatcher on the Westland Affair & Libya
Politics

Margaret Thatcher on the Westland Affair & Libya

On the Westland Affair This is really about Michael Heseltine’s conflict with Thatcher. Heseltine’s personal ambitions were distorting his priorities. The small helicopter company became the core of this conflict. Westland’s central concern was over whether private sector shareholders and directors almost wholly dependent on government contracts should be free […]