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McKay Interview: Lord Robert Armstrong (2 November 2019)

The McKay Interview // WRS// Politics// General // Oct. 28, 2019

On this edition of the McKay Interview, Michael McKay talks to Lord Robert Armstrong. During his long career, he was:

• Principal Private Secretary to Prime Ministers Edward Heath and Harold Wilson from 1970 – 1975; • Permanent Secretary of the Home Office, 1977-79 • Cabinet Secretary under Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, 1979-1987.

And he has been a member of the House of Lords since 1988, a year or so after his retirement.

Michael speaks to Lord Armstrong about Brexit and the modern state of politics.

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