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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Mr George Brown

Foreign Affairs (25 Jan 1968)

Mr George Brown: ...that we must play our rôle in the world, with the means that we have, and that it is pointless trying to do what we cannot afford and thereby bankrupting ourselves. Those who take refuge in cloud-cuckoo land are not helping Britain or her interests, and the report which I received of what the right hon. Member for Barnet said led me to believe that that is exactly what he was doing. It is...

Nationalisation (18 Jun 1964)

Mr George Brown: ...on that side of the House who believes that we can have an integrated transport service without having a wider area of publicly-owned road services to integrate with the railways is living in Cloud-Cuckoo-Land. We shall have a publicly-owned national water supply [Laughter]. Hon. Members opposite set out to ask the questions and they are going to hear the answers. I have given them a list...

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