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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Mr Anthony Beaumont-Dark

Estimates Day: Class II, Vote 2 (2 Jul 1990)

Mr Anthony Beaumont-Dark: ...Government at some time in the next 20 years, but if they think that they can give away other people's money and expect the world to become a more stable and healthy place, they are living in cloud cuckoo land. The same applies to Mr. Gorbachev. At the moment, Gorbachev mania is running around the world in the same way as Mandela mania. So far as I am concerned, what Chancellor Kohl is...

Television Licence Fee (27 Mar 1985)

Mr Anthony Beaumont-Dark: Does my right hon. and learned Friend accept that this has been a week of strange birds, with cuckoos, grouse and now a peacock, and that the last is the most unnecessary of all? Does he agree that most Governments set up commissions when they know what they should do but do not want to make a public statement about it? Is it not time that we accepted that "Blankety-Blank", "The Eastenders"...

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