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    David Burbage MBE was Leader of the Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Council from 2007-2016. This blog : Promoted by Geoff Hill on behalf of David Burbage and all other Windsor and Maidenhead Conservative candidates, all of 2 Castle End Farm, Ruscombe, Berkshire RG10 9XQ
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Archive for April, 2013

Canvassing in Weybridge

Posted by davidburbage on April 28, 2013

may-hammond-weybridge It’s not often you get 2 Cabinet ministers canvassing next door to each other – here with Theresa May is local Weybridge MP Philip Hammond !

may-hodge-weybridgeTheresa May with Surrey CC Leader David Hodge.

burbage-hodge-weybridge  . . . and me admiring David’s hair without his hat on. . . . .

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Baroness Thatcher passes away

Posted by davidburbage on April 8, 2013

I attended two functions with Mrs T ; didn’t get to speak to her at either one! But I did get tickets to see her live at PMQs (I went as a student in London with a friend) before it was regularly televised, a commanding performance.

She had just got back from USSR doing business with Gorbachev, and Kinnock had come back from USA, where Reagan had mistaken Healey for the UK Ambassador and gave Labour only 20 minutes. . . . .

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