EDWARD HEATH Interview in Brussels after signing Treaty with EEC – 24I1972

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‘Surely everything is showing that all the members of the community are moving towards a closer relationship for example in the monetary questions. Everybody accepts that there ought to be a much closer relationship ………but I think that in these respects the community is bound to move closer and closer together and we shall certainly support it.’
Aired in 1972, this puts the Brexiter’s argument that we never knew that closer union was on the cards to bed. There is ample evidence that we knew exactly what the end game was, but this is a TV programme which almost everyone at the time either saw or heard about.

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