Margaret Thatcher

Tribute to Ronald Reagan

Mr Chairman, Ladies and Gentlemen: It is an honour to join so many friends this evening in a tribute to…

Leader’s speech, Bournemouth

Mr. President, Ladies and Gentlemen. I want to begin on a personal note and I think you will understand…

The Bruges Speech

Prime Minister, Rector, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen: First, may I thank you for giving me the opportunity to return…

Announcing the Argentinian surrender

With permission, Mr. Speaker, I should like to make a statement on the Falkland Islands. Early this morning in Port…

Speech on the Argentinian invasion of Falkland Islands

The House meets this Saturday to respond to a situation of great gravity. We are here because, for the…

Conservative party conference in Brighton

Mr Chairman, ladies and gentlemen, most of my Cabinet colleagues have started their speeches of reply by paying very…

“The lady’s not for turning”

Mr chairman, ladies and gentlemen, most of my Cabinet colleagues have started their speeches of reply by paying very…

Foreign Policy Of Great Britain

As I speak today, 1979 – and with it the 1970s– has less than two weeks to run. I…

Kensington Town Hall “Britain Awake” (The Iron Lady)

The first duty of any Government is to safeguard its people against external aggression. To guarantee the survival of…

The free society speech

The first Conservative Party Conference I attended was in 1946. I came to it as an undergraduate representing Oxford University…