RepositoryLambeth Palace Library
LevelItem
Alt Ref NoRamsey 225, ff.160-174
TitleFanfare for Europe
Date1972
DescriptionPapers relating to the provision, or not, of religious services in connection with "Fanfare for Europe" to mark Britain's entry into the European Economic Community, including: correspondence with B.J. Smith-Tyrrell of the Wyndham Place Trust and Hugh Wilcox of the British Council of Churches about the absence of any service or ecumenical event in the programme (ff.160-166); letter from Neil Marten, MP, deploring the inclusion of religious services as furthering "political propaganda", with Archbishop Ramsey's reply (ff.167-168); Archbishop Ramsey's message for the service at Coventry Cathedral (f.172); information from Eric Abbott, Dean of Westminster, about half-hourly cycle of prayers in Westminster Abbey on 1st January 1973.

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