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No 62,437 




Chernobyl toll 

Mmcow (AP) — The Soviet 
leader, Mr Mikhail 
Gorbachov, said yesterday he 
IS extending the Russian iini- 
lainal moratoriuin on nuclear 
i^ng untii^ August 6 and 
invited^ President Reagan to 
meet him in a Europeani city 
or Hiroshima to a 

permanent lest ban. 

He told the ^viet people on 
television last ni^t that nine 
peofrie have died and 299 are 
in hospital from the 
OiOTobyl nuclear accident, 
which he said ^qtaienily was 
caused by a power snige and 
hydrogen explosion. 

“The accident at Cbemobji 
showed ^ain what an. at^^ss 
wiii open if nuclear war be&Us 
mankind,*' Mr Gorbachov 

“For inherent in the nudear 
arsenals stockpOed are thon- 
sands i^n thousands of di- 
sasters far more hornble than 
the Chemi^l one.** 

It was his firkpubUc state- 
ment on the April 26 am d en t 
at the Ukndman power plant 
He said piat at a time when 
new attention was fixwsed on 
nuclear issues, the Soviet 
Union “has decided to extend 
its unilaterai moratorium on 
nuclear tests unril Ai^ust 6 of 
this year, that is till the date on 
whidi more than 40 years ago 
the Erst atomic btmb was 

meet and discuss a test ban 
was. not intended to rqrface 
the second summit "But no 
dale has been set for that 

. Mr Gorbadiov also pro- 
pose new internatio nal coop- 
eration^ on nudear power, 
suggesting a prompt waimng 
.^stem on acddents, expan- 
sion ^ of the international 
Au^c Energy Agency and a 

He afgieared willing to meet 
demands for increased coop- 

Reactor shut down 

The seacCor at SaeireO A 
power station in Saffclk was 
shut down yesterday aten a 
defect in a fuel can was 
detected. The snail aimwit of 
r ad ioacitrrtty relessed was re- 
tained witldB the reactor’s 

Satdlite errors 
Kohl tiireatoied 
Gorbaclidv refonn 





dropped on the Japanese city 
of Hiroduma" 

Mr Gorbadiov then repeat- 
ed his ofier of Nhtrdi 29 to 
meet "Mr Reagan “withont 
delay’* to discuss a test ban 

He said be would agree to 
meet “in the cai:^ of any 
European state that adB be 
prepared to accept os, or say, 
in Hirodiima, ai^ to agree on 
3 ban on nuclear testing." 

The White House .reacted 


eration on nuclear safety 
voiced by world leaders at die 
Westdn economic simimit in 
Tokyo last we^ 

“A system of prompt wam- 
ing.and sopidy of infermation 
in tbeevent of adsidems and 
feuhs at nuclev pown* sta- 
tions, spet^cafly triien tins is 
accofflpanjed by the escape of 
radioacihd^, ^uld be estab* 
lished in the fiamewoik of this 
regmae,** he said. 

“Like^te it is necessary tt> 
-^.|ust m international meoh- 
anism, both on a bOateol and 
multilatera] ha^ fer tin 
qiee^esi rendering of mntnal 
assistance w4ien dangertMis'sit- 

of the IAEA and also to 
increase the role of the Woild 
He^th Organization and 
UnitedNations* environmen- 
tal bodies in the development 
of nuclear power. 

Mr Gorbachov, ^eakittg at 
tire Stan of the nation^ ev^ 
ntng news programme, exr 
pressed his "profound 
condolences to the 
and relatives of the 
to the work roDectives, to all 
vdio suffered from that mis - 
fortune, iriio had suffered 
personal loss." 

He assured his listens that 
the PoHtburo had taken ah 
work to dean up the .reactor 
and the surronnding area 
“into its hands". 

It has created a special 
committee under the Pimnier, 
Mr Nikolai Ryzhkov, to su- 
pervise the post-accident 
work, he airf 
“It is yet eariy to pass final 
jud^ent on the causes of tire 
acddeDt,** Mr Gwhacfaov 

But he added that the 
apparent cause was an unex- 
pected power surge during a 
planned shutdown the reac- 
tor on April 26, fbllbwi^ by a 
bydrogea explosioa. fire and 
the release of radioactive sutv 
stances into the air. 

Mr Goibadiov repeated al- 
legations voiced sevCT times 
in Soviet media in the past 
two weeks that the ttvem- 
meots, pnlitirigfif jind maw 
media “of several Nato na- 
tions, eqredally. tiie United 
States”'!^ orchestrated “an 
anti-Soviet campaign" over 
the disaster. 

He dti^ exasBeraied reports 
of thousands m deaths as one 
examine of tire pani^ report- 
ing but did not tie this to the 
delay and paucity of informa- 

Ho^ng fee hi tte coest fiir Blae Riband: Priaeeaa Michael of Keat yesterday lanBcbed Virgin Adentie ChaDenger II at 

Lowesttfk ns niBee Midiael (n^) and Mr Rkhaid Bnasoa, the beat^ einier, wkh dangler Holly, looked on. (Fhotegraph: Harry Kerr) 

Shipbuilding in crisis 

Opposition fury 
at redundancies 

Critical Scottish 
test for Thatcher 

From Rkhaid Evans, Perth 

Mr Gortachov'sfirsio^fir '’ crawBed.^^lnieriiatioDal 
testhmitdks.sayiiigtfae tfsiie. Atcmuc .EbewilAgeiicy in 

should be discussedat the irext. 
superpower summa. wdtiA 
the two leaders agreetilO bttid 
in Washington this year. 

Mr Gorbachov has said 
repeatedly that his offer to 


Mr Gorbadiov added tint a 
special, om^reoce should be - tion firm moscow.oa 

iheacridinit ' 

Mir ^oltecliov thanked by 

By Philip Webstar 

The Government announ- 
ced yestdday a £10 million 
I to assist fetraining 
and job creation in the North- 
east and otbvareas affected as 
it confirmed, to the fury of the 
Opposition, the {dans of Brit- 
ish ShipboUdeis to 
3.500 workers redundant by 
March next year witii the 
dosore of yaids. at Middies- 
broD^ Troon and Wallsend. 

Ministers were accused of 
bdng indifferent to what La- 
bour Mh predicted was the 
imminent collapse of the ship- 
bnildhig industry after the 
Secretary of Stale ^ Trade 
and Industry, Mr Paul 


g Osrtc KineM En^ne 
Works SSOJotaM 

[to^ast Srtipbuadsra 




for job creation and the stimu- 
lation of emenxise in the 
Nortb^asu an extra £i mil- 
lion for the derelict land 
redamation propammein the 

... and an extra 

Channon. a lack c^ £2iniUioa under tbe^iutoa 

worid <»dets^ tite 

'VscBita roducussmteriiatura- 
afl -coopera ti on oii tuxinr 

He said, that (be Soviet 
UnicMt was ready to 
expand the r eso to ces and 



The Geldof Band 
Aid wa^n presents 
Sport Aid, racing 
against time forthe 
starving of Afiica 

expel US 
‘spy «ivoy ’ 

From Christopher Walker 

A US dijtiomat has been 
expdied from Moscow after 
being cau^t in a dandestiae 
meeting with a Soviet citizen 
recruitM by US intelligenoe, 
Tass said la^ night 

• There is £8,000 to 
be won today hi The 
Times PoitfcwoGOId 
daily competition — part 
of the £32,000 prize 
money available this 
week - as there were 
no winners yesterday. 

• Portfolio list, page 
30; rules and how to 
play, information ser- 
vice, page 24. 

The pay factor 

Belter salaries to attran 
pit ot high calibre, who main- 
tain p^un quality and 
ihereftMC stimulate demaKl 
and expansion, will make 
British industry competitive, 
says Ftier Waro. of Hewlett- 
Packard, in an introduction to 
todav's 13^iage General Ap-, 

poinimenis section 

Pages 20,21,32-42 

Royal ovation 

King Juan Cartos of S«un 
brought MEPs to their to 
u jih a stirring address to the 
European Pariiatnent^ 

Hone Nm 24 

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Am 23 

marrisaes 22 


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Sport 4LA 
Ttacatmere 41 
It' & R^ie £ 
l!ahmiii» 22 
Weolber 24 

The agency said that Mr 
Eric Sites, a defence attach^ 
had been arrested on May 7. 
Materials from him 

“frilly disclose his inteiltgeim 
activities ineompatible widi 
bis official statiis". 

It alleged that the arrest of 
Mr Sites had thwarted “a big 
action of the US 
secret services" 

It said be was declared 
persona non grata and that 
tbm was an investigation into 
the “affiors of the s^t of 
American inteiligeiM" a ref- 
erence to the Soviet citizen 

A qwkesman at the US 
Embas^ here later confirmed 
the expulsion and said that Mr 
Sites already left Russia. 

In March of this year Mr 
Michael Sellets, a Second 
Secretary m the embas^, was 
expelled in similar circum- 
stances. At the time, Tass used 
virmally identical phrasing to 
say he bad been cai^t during 
a clandestine meeting with a 
Soviet citizen and was guilQf 
of e^iioD!^ 

White House qiokesnian conr 
firm^ last ni^t that Mr Sites 
bad be» asked to leave the 
Soviet Union (Mofarin Ali 

He said Mr Sites was a 
civilian employee of the De- 
fence DqranmenL 

of '&itiri| Shipbiiikieis to 
maintain its present capeity. ' 

Under the plaas. Smiths 
Dodk at Middksbnn^, em- 
{riaymg 1,472 menu the Fergp- 
son-Ailsa shipyard' at Troon 
I ^wjrkeis)*^^! the Clark problem was Urat'orders 
cmvtcnmsottiiectigsier. -j site at WaUsend 1415 ootlherc to be won. 

Mr Smith said that 

Tt^ f pe the: American bone 
marrow specialists, Dr Robert 
P Cfele a^ Dr Fanl Terisaki, 
for Both doctors are 

(^lerat in g in Moscow hoqiitah 

Confinnii^ the redundan- 
cies, Mr Channon said that 
Brit^h Supboilders won onjy 
23,000 tonnes of orders to 
year. That was not frir lack of 
government support: the 

Mrs Maj^aret Thatdier will 
face a cntical test of her 
leadership when she arrives in 
Perth tomorrow for the Scot- 
tish Tories' Conference, where 
morale among party activists 
is close to an all-time low. 

Battered by to Thursday's 
disastrous local election re- 
sults, which ended with the 
party losing effective control 
of three regional councils, the 
party north of the border is 
enga^ in anguished soul- 

With the majority of Scot- 
tish MI^ knowing they fece 
defeat at the next el^on 
unless there is a significant 
revival, senior party freures 
are openly critical of the 
Government performance 
and, in eflbcl, of Mrs Thatch- 

■*-Mr Brian Meek, convnier 
of the Lothian Regional Coun- 
cil until last week's election 
defeats, expressed the fears felt 
by many. 

Wbat particularly saddened 
him about last u^’s elec- 
tions “was that my party 
appeared to have alienated the 

helping on 

FromMSebaei BinyoB 

The Whitt House said y^ 
teiday that Syria was still 
in eSbits to free the 
American hostages in Leba- 
Doiv and the Reagan Adminis- 
tratioo had no ocmclusive 
proof on Syrian compKd^ in 
the recent Arab terrorist inci- 
dents in London and West 

Mr Larry ?^peakes. the 
White House apdeesman, said 
the US in ccmtact with 
ftitain over the attempted 
bomiringofan AI plane and 
with Bonn over the March 
attack on a Gennan-Arab 
friendship sodeiy. 

He would not say in what 
VOT Damascus was engaged in 
efforts to free the five hos- 
tages, but said Id the past Syria 
had bttn “helpfoP and con- 
tinued to be sa 

The five men were in gf^ 
shape and the US bad nothii^ 
to indicate that Mr William 
Buddey, a host^ claimed to 
have bera Iqfled last October, 
was not still alive. 

Mr Speakes's remarks fd- 
lowed a c^rt by CBS Televi- 
sion that Preskleat Assad of 
S}ria was nying to free the 
to improve his inter- 
national image. 

Meanwhile Mr George 
SiuJtz. Secretary of State, said 
that there was a highly tense 
sitnation between Isiw and 
Syria. He added: “We don't 
bdieve war between Istad and 
Syria umuld serve either 
party's interests and we have 
cautioned against ft." 

Mr Shahz said ^yria bad 
been moving fortifications 
forward in LriteDoo. 

workos) wiO be closed by the 
end of the year and frirther 
cuts at other yards, Iningmg 
the total to 3400, are to be 
negotiated as part of a two- 

i^enunent support 
measures, ifismissed by the 
chief Labour stootemaii on 
trade and indu^, Mr John 
Smith, as “no more than tiny 
pieces of Peking ida^ over 
wounds", feature a 
£5 million sum for British 
Shipbuilders to set up a sub- 
sidiary to provide expert ser- 
vices for those facing 

In addiiiOD, £I million is to 
be provided by the Manpower 
Semces Commission for re- 
training employees in co- 


operation witb the Ent 
Corporation; £1 millioo 

through the diy action team 

seOlng off of the naval ship- 
yards had been a disgrace and 
the Government should have 
intervened by bringing for- 
ward public sector orders 
Mr CbannoQ denied the 
assertion of Mr Smith and 
other Labour MPs that the 
industry was on the veige of { 

Disniay over the announce- 
meni was sot confined to the 
Labour benches. 

Sir David Price. Cooserva- 
tive MP for Eastleigh, said it 
was the logical consequence of | 
the rapid decUne of tire British 
meidiant fleet 
He • urged Mr Channon 
“even at this late hour" to 
support tbemerebant navy in 
the vray other countries did. 

More reports, page 2 
ParUameot, page 4 

Mr McCroue; “We cannot 
ignore young vote." 

young vote. There was not just 
disenchantment there was 
open hostility." 

It was a sentiment con- 
firmed by Mr lain McCrone, 
president of the Scottish Con- 
servatives, who in his opening 
address to the conference 
yesterday said that the party 
could not afford to ignore the 
potential support of the 
young. He said: “A special 
effort is required to ensure 
that young people understand 
our Nicies." 

Mr Meek said* “These were 
not local elections we had to 
weeL They were not about 
Lothian's roadbuildtng plans, 
Grampian's scheme for pri- 
mary schools, nor even 
Liverpool's desire to confront 
the CfOvernmenL 
“instead, we bad voters 
telling the Conservative Pany 
it has miyudged the mood 
very badly." 

He said “If the Prime 
Minister would put the same 
dynamism into solving do- 
mestic problems as she does 
on the international stage, 
then I for one would give her 
wholesale backing." 

His conclusion is that Con- 
servative Parly fortunes will 
not be revived in Scotland or 
the rest of the UK until there 
is a substantia] reduction in 
It is against that background 
that Mrs Thatcher has to 
prepare a special address for 
the Scottish troops. 

As conference delegates ar- 
rived in Penh yesterday amid 
exliaordiiiarily tight security, 
it appeared the last thing they 
wanted to bear from Mrs 
Thatcher was a recipe for 
more of the same. 

ShideBt policies, page 2 

to rise 

by 2,160 

Anthony Bevins 
Political CorFespondeiit 

Sfr Keith Joseph, I 
of State for Education 
Sdenee, yesterday annonneed 
plans to strengthen teacher 
training as die controversy 
over dneatioa policy was 
fnelled by two independent 
reports which anderliod the 
lack of central control over 

In one of his final amronn ce- 
ments bdoce he reUnqedshes 
his post in the inuninent 
redudile. Sir Keith said in a 
written OtnuHnne re^y that 
be was increasn9 the target 
nanaber of teacher trainees Ihr 
1987-89 by 2460. 

He said: “My basic aim has 
been to allocate the overall 
nombers to institntions in the 
way most liltety to foster the 
further devefa^MDent of a 
qudity, cost-Mective and re- 
silieni systmn of initial teacher 
traiaii^ capable of responding 
Dexibly to changing demands 
in the 1990s." 

Those demands win be criti- 
cally determined by the Con- 
servative Party's manifesto 
proposals, which ffir Keitfa b 
expireted to formnlate once he 
leaves the Department of lo- 
cation and Science, and their 
app^ to the voters at the next 

Bnt fnrtiier indications of 
the difficnities faced by % 
Kritfa and the Conservatives 
were delivered in two reports 
pabtbhed y^entay. 

The Andit CommisskNi for 
Lo^ Anthorities in En^and 
and Wales said that o^y a 
qoarter of local edneation 
anthorities had responded 
fhlly to felling seboob rolls. 

The report s^ that Che 
present grant dbtribotioa sys^ 
tem coeld pnalbe aBthorities 
which wanted to invest in 
reorganization and si^gested 
that every aothority should 
consider r^ploy^ teachers, 
asing more part-time staff and 
encoaraging early retirements. 
It estimated that if no changes 
were made the eqoivalnt of 
1,000 schoob cDold be empty 
within five years. 

Senior Conserva ti ves have 
floated the possibili^ of intro- 
dneing a system of dvKl grant 
schools for the inner cities in a 
bid to overcome edncational 

Details, page 3 

Riot police in 
Toxteth raid 

Police in riot gear sealed off 
part of Toxteth. Liverpool. 
Iasi night while drug squad 
officers raided three houses 
after complaints from 

A woman, allegedly in 
possesion of heroin, was ar- 
rested. Merseyside police said 
that the atmosphere was tense 
but police were explaioii^ the 
reason for the activity. 

The slow death of 
a once-great town 

Tory gains 
in diuiger, 
says B^en 

By Our Polhkal 

By Peter Davenport 

MHdleshroagh has bccoine was 43 per cent, one of the 

ased in Oe past decade to bad 
news about empkynieat, hot 
yesterday's annouoemeat 
tiiat Tcemide^ last remaini^ 
shinaid was to dose was a 
body Mow. 

In the two areas closest to 
SmitliV Dodu- every odwr 
man badrendy oat of work and 
the grim lealwartion in the 
town yestExday was that many 
thm wfil never work agaia. 
Ihe loss of the UOO at 

tiie yard b ateo'expeoted to pat 
aaother 14OO peo^ oat of 
work ia -idattd mdnstite 
And it b jast not Middles- 
broiqh that will fed the 

In the past 10 yean Ckvo- 
land has gone frrom befag a 
boom area of che mi cal and 
steel to a r^km wiAoat hope. 

Ten years ago the onan- 
ployment rate m the coaaty 

lowest in the coentry, bat now 
the figin stands at 23 per 
cent, whkh according to eoim- 
^ comidl oflkbb yesterday 
gave ft the worst rate in the 
United KingdoiB. 

In Middlesbroogh the figure 
b 25 per cent and m the two 
coous unities nestUng along- 
side file docks, Soimi BaiUt 
and Grangetown, the rate b 50 

'ne blows to the regbo^ 
economic health have come 
with drastic manpower redne- 
tioiis in the chankaU and 
stoel indnstries. 

In steeL aboat 17,000 work- 
ers have lost thew jobs in the 
past 10 years with now only 
7,500 bmiig employed; in 
chemicals, indoding ICl, 
10,600 jobs have gone, redoc- 
Cootiaaed i» page 2, col 8 

Making brass of Arab scrap 

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By Craig Setoa 

Tfaee l aothera from the 
lifidfeads Imye bd^ht 50,000 
«Ang of caxs alnmdoiied by 
iheir ovroers in dm ^ .rich 
United Acah Emirates and wDl 
spend ndlUon tosning Oe 
vehkdes into scrap. 

.Mr Harry Dmn, the chafr- 
wwwt rtf-Dann Brotiiera (Met* 
4b>i'(d Hockley, Ba mta^m ,. 
said'y^erday: “Contrary to 
no pHhir oinBMto, the Arabs do 

£Tabandbn their oais beeaase 
ffie oA bays ve fell, hit I 
tinro fom^ fee remmuito of a; 

pfrrfagp H^ltoyceandhDah. 
lyAmmi^ cara tiietperfefe^ 

ly would not be dnntoed in tUs 

Am^ the stodp^etf cars 
the company has acquired in 
the UA£ are soam frith low 
niUei^ and apparent, in 
good cMiditioin. 

Mr Dmm-saidt **11tey-4end' 

to soap themalot eaifierfriw 
in thb cemMiy.' Some Iff ^tiie 
cars are mdy tlireo yeaiffrsld,. 
bi^ becanse -of the hrat’and: 
hamidity tii^ deteiiotate 
much fester and as ffia -aiffr 
imported models, fo^'. hkve- 
diffieUtygeti^ spuK parts. 

‘ ie n maiBs oftim SoDs- 
. Boma vndage20-2S^ w 
otto pBt'.] saw. -fe good 

oQodftioa in this c o nmiy It 
would fetife ahont £20,000. 
I did start talking nfeem 
gettiiK it czated and hro^tt 
back not It was a Mt gone wd 
thi^were customs proWciasi 
“SdBteof the can me tot^ 
frichbat a': scratch \ 

Hk company has alrea^ 
seat oqnqMnedt io a 15-ncre 
^at AbnJDfaabianda team 
EonpieHis and mnkgrs 
Boat wQl torn the 

can bffo pmesc^ far sale to 
In^'i^ Japaifc- 
: Mr Doha said: “It wiB cost 
im/Ohrat £2 n^oa, bat there 
anhA’Iet of dus there and «e 
r^airded it as a chalteay" 

Mr John Biffen, Leader of 
the Commons, yesterday 
warned that the Govern- 
ment's achievements could be 
wiped out by a Labour or an 
Alliance victory at the next 

In a speech directed as 
much at the Prime Minister as 
at voters. Mr Biflte said: 
“Success in that vital contest 
will go 10 those who win the 
affenion and the judgement 
and the confidence of the 
British public. 

Mr Biffen said on Sunday 
that the Conservatives should 
fight the election with a “bal- 
anced ticket" of ministeri^ 
talents to deflect attempts to 
exploit Mrs Thatcher's sup- 
po^ failings. 

He made no reference to the 
'nime Minister in a speech to 
the PariiamemaTy Press 
lery in the Commons yester- 
day. But Mr Biffen's speech 
will be seen as a warning to the 
pany leadership that it should 
not jeopardize the advances 
made since 1979. 

Mr Biffen said that iofbtion 
had been tuxiught down from 

Shares plunge . 

jj. _ just over iO per cent to just 

after Wat West pver4 percent; property own- 
• i_ . • ership bad been spread 

nghts issue 

NatiooaJ'Westminster Bank 
sent the share market reeling 
yesterd^ by anoouncing a 
£714 million rights issue, the 
biggest ever on the London 
Stock Exfifemge. 

More than £3.6 bUlion was 
wiped off share prices, particu- 
larly those of leading banks. 

throi^ council house sales 
and privatization; the econo- 
my had been libnniized with 
the abolition of price, divi. 
dend and exchange control^ 
and trade union reforms had 
had a dramatic impact on 
industrial relations. 

“They arc in ibeir totaJitv 
foe most formidable achiev^ 
menls. They will match, I 

about finding foe neoessary {SlVJf?* Gov^ment be- 
cash overshadowed hopes of ^hat^w se- 

tower imercst rates. ^ PW.m 

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NHS spending 
switch away 
from London 

mad, MP says 

8y Nkholfts Timmins, Soda! Seirices Comspondent 

The Government's poli^ of 
taking health service spenmng 
out ofLondon to poorer pans 
of the National H^th Service 
was yesterday branded as 
‘‘sheer political madness" by a 
letding Conservative back* 

Mr John Wheeler. Conser- 
vative MP for Westminster 
North and chainnan of the 
London Conservative MPs. 
yesterday wrote to the Prime 
Minister calling for an lugem 
review of the formula of the 
resource allocatioii working 

party (RAWP) which is nans- 
ferring money lh)m London 

ierring money Irom London 
and the four Thames health 
regions to the rest of the NHS. 

“No matter how hard we 
tO'<" he told the Prime Minis- 
ter, “there is no way in which 
the Government or MPs will 
be able to convince the t»eople 
of London that there is in- 
creased spending on the health 
service or indeed improve- 
ments in it when virtually 

earlier this week from consul- 
tants and 1 1 London teaching 
hospitals warning that In inner 
limdon the population “is no 
ion^ receiving an adequate 

His letter came as Mr 
Bam^ Hayhoe. Minister for 
Hedttt. responded to the con- 
sultants letter by saying it was 
“simply not true" that there 
had been a deterioration in 
London services. 

The consultants' claims, he 
said, were “pertml and 
ex^gerated" especially as 
many of them came from 
hoqritals which bad only re- 
cendy received new resources. 
At St Mary's, Paddington, 300 
new beds as well as operating 
theatres and an out-patient 

bottom of 
city survey 

yestei^~ outside Britisb satipboOdeis' office &TNewdc^ iVonT^with(le^ Mr,PiMCUlla^i^oiie 
s tw md s,aiid(^it)MrPliillipHMes,tfaecompaardiairiiigt 

Shipyards confirm 3,500 jobs cut 
as survival plan for the 1990s 

draartment costing more than 
£20 million was to open next 

£20 million was to open next 

Mr Wheeler, however, who 
has St Mary's in his constitu- 
ency, said that that illustrated 
the problem. “The health 

Mlddlesbroi^h, correctin 

Britidi Shipbuilders con- Tbe job losses, mostly in 
firmed yesterday that a third areas of high unemployment. 

By PMer Davenp^ 

Tbe job losses, mostly in Greenodc uiil lose 360 out of 


eveiy local London newspaper authority is havmg to decide 
and freesheet carries on a about the early closure of the 

weekly basis stories of ward 
closui^ and health service 

.All tbe RAWP policy was 
doing, he said, is “ensure we 
lose thousands of votes in 
London "■ 

Mr Wheeler's warning to 
the Prime Minister comes 
after a series of London ward 
closures and cuts in planned 
operations in recent months 
as health authorities have 
struggle to stay within bud- 
get. and a letter to The Times 

hospital at Harrow Road be- 
fore the new hospital at Praed 
Street is ready for use. 

Mr Hayhoe said reports of 
the closure of acute b^ gave 
only pari of the picture and 
ignor^ improved services for 
the mentally ill and handi- 
capped and disabled. 'The 
consultants who have written 
to The Times all work in the 
acute area and have ignored 
the improvements made in 
the priority areas." 

Healdi spendn^ 5 

Alliance to Equipment 
attack the spending 

left flank to fall 

By SbeOa Gunn 
nlitical Staff 

By Rodney Cowton 
Defoice Correspondent 

Tbe AUinnee is planning a 
summer campaign to show 
that Labour is still in the 
han^ of the hard left, in spite 
of the efforts of Mr Neil 
Kinnock. party leader. 

A document, timed to coin- 
cide with the start of the party 
confetence season, will set out 
to persuade electors that after 
a general election the accept- 
^le &ce of the Labour Party, 
epitomized by Mr Kinnock. 
would swiftly give way to a 
government convoUed by the 
“loony left", liberals and 
Social Democrats plan to de- 

The proportion of the de- 
fence bud^ sprat on equip- 
ment will de^e over the 
next few years, Mr Georae 
Younger. Skteiary of State for 
Defence, admitted yesterday. 

One achievement which the 
Government has been most 

north-east Kngtand, is one of 
the towns in die British Ides 
which can least afford a body 
blow to one of its mainstay 

Once a prosperons indnstri- 
al cratre with an aedre 
woritfoice and diriving dioni- 
eals, steel and engmeering 
complexes, it was recently 
placed near the bottom in a 
league taUe which measured 
the relative im portance of 
sizeable British towns. 

Of 380 listings, Middles- 
broimh was placed number 
267 m a survey by the geogra- 
phy department at Newcastle 
University. And of the towns 
rated lowest most were in 
die same area in the north-east 
of England. The listing, whidi 
was compiled by Ik A C 
Champion and Dr A £ 
Greensubs: do not imaove this 
credit please was based on a 
combination of popnlation and 
employment chafes in the 
decade before the 1981 census 
and more op to date employ- 
ment figures which, in Mi^ 
dlesbrough at May last year,, 
stood at 21.4 per cent The 
change in employment which 
ondl 1978 had shown an 
upward variation of pins 5.95 
per cent dinied drastically to 
minus 1642 pa cent by 1981. 
Since then tbe shnation has 
farther detmiorated. 

At the top of the cross- 

of the workforce was to be laid include the total clbsuxe of the 
off in a deqierate eflbit to Smith's Dock on Tees^de, 


British Shipbuilders said 

survive as a viaUe industry whidi em^oys 1,300 woitera 

until tbe end of the decade. ^ 
But if tbe woild-wide search they 
for new <»deis to fill its empty feom 

Shipbuilding nnionssaid 
ey feamed of die cut-backs 
>m the media reports. 

yesterday that- nuudEet forces 
left little option but to dose 
the Smith's Dock and Troon 
diipyiud and the WaOsend site 
of C^tk Kincaid by the end of 
tbe year. 

The extent of Britisb Slip-. 
buQdeis problems were made 
dear as officials provided a 
brealniown exis&ig orders. 

At Smith's Dodc tbe last of 
four 15,000-tonne cargo ves- 
for a Cypriot customer, 
will be deUvm^ by the end of 
the year.. 

In tbe North-east Siipbuild- 
ers group. Sunderland ffiiip-' 
buildeis will complete a North 
Sea multi-purpose vessd and 
a crane bai^ ^ the end of the 
y^, and the Austin and 
Pidcei^ill yard is finishing 
two 23,0004onne multi-pur- 

books was imsucce^fiil, tbe Union leaders iiwught ^ey 
entire ftiture of Britain's mer- were due at foitirii 9iipbui!d- 

chant shijrbuOding industry eis in Newcastle yesterday ftir 

would be JO doubt 
Yesterday Mr PhiUip Hares, 
the new chairman of British 

talks on the 1986 pay claim. 

Hie job ksses ^ take 
place over the next nine 

Shiifouilders, said: “Unless we months and break down as 
find more orders all of us follows: 

could be out on the streets by 
this time next year." 

>^ledore win lose 95 of its 
645 jobs; Fergoson-Ailsa at 

He hoped that by dosiitg Troon wiU lose 325 out of 780 
down three ferihues and shed- jobs; Govan loses 495 fiom 

ding the workforce by almost 2,345; North-east Shipbuild- 
3,500. the industry would be ers Limited will lose 925 from 

able to survive to the end of 3,005; Siniih's Dock will lose 
the decade, i^enh was hoped |,29S from 1365 and the 

the world-wide slump in or- Oaric Kincaid Fng«n«^ Works, 
ders would pick up. with plants at V^send and 

p(M vessels ftn*. Liberia and a 
15400^(oiiiie bulk baige for 
Nc^ Sea, operazioiis. . 

At Govan a i5,000-toone 
v^d for North Sea Femes, a 
P&O subsicfiaiy,- is the hist 
ve^ on the order books and 
is due for deliv^ next spring. 

At tbe Fexg^n-Ailsa 
wo^ at -Troon,' wmk is 
almost a vessel 
for' the'- Ministry ' of 
A ^ jdiure^ Hkheries and 

At Appleddre two 
ca^ dred^m ibr a 
ccHupany uw be d d iver rt by 
^ng next year. 

By next dl ridps 

under order Britirii 9i^ 
builders will be finiriiarf mad 
dblivdred, and althm^ nego- 
tiations are gomg cm to emn- 
pete four new ve^s there are 
as yet no new oidos. 

A ^crucified industry’ unable to fight japanese 

By David Yomig 
Enei^ Conespondent 

Tbe demise cd' the ship- 
buMng industry appears to 
be being minorra in the Far 
East where orders for new 
tonna^ have also dropped, 
reflecting the continuii^ con- 
traction of world shipping 
However, in the 1^ East 
every method is used to win 
ord^ which has led to 
British Shipbuilders filing an 

proud of in defence policy has 
been the raising of spending 

refmeoced index was ftitain's anti-dumping corai^amt wfib 

At the centre of that dilute 
is a ship named the Pacific 
nntal, designed to carry mi- 
waste for Pacific Nuclear 
Transpe^ The company ac- 
cept^ the lowest tender, 
atom £10 million from the 
^tsubishi shipyard in Kobe. 
However, British Shipbuilders 
says that the cost covers the 
materials, not labour, vriiidi 
means that the Jmnnese are 
subsidizing the contract to 
keep yards in buriness. 

^pbuilders who bid for the 
contract even more angry is 
that the main ritar^older in 
Pacific Nuclear Tran^xnt is 
the state-owned British Nude- 

Mr i^trick Jeidds, and his 
thra deputy, Mr Norman 
LamOnt- “Hi^ have erddfied 
British shipto^i^ It is. 
known thrcnighout the wmld 

ar Fuels. BNFL has a statutory that British are 

du^ to place the order at the bdDgrtmdowii,soooiime'Win 

lowest possible cost ahhou^ 
happy with its four British 

give any orders of the few that 

on equipment Until last year 
it amounted to 46 per cent of 
the budget This year, al- 
though spending will rise 
slightly, to £8 J15 bullion, it will 
fall to 45 per cent of the 
budget and Mr Younger told 

most prosperoBs town, Mfbh 

tbe European Cbmmisdon 
gainst a Japanese yard. 

The Japanese dispute this, 
but what makes the European 

Sir Robert Atidnson. dhauv 
man of Britidi Shipbufldeis 
.from 1980 to 1983, yesterday 
blamed the enrrent crisis on 
the polides of the former 
Secretary of State fbrlndhatiy. 

Sir RbbM also said that the 
Government shoald nm haxte 
bowed to 'EHT iwess u re and 
dedaicda state of emergency' 
to support the indus^. He 
said that loanee has sQppmted 
shipbuilding by covert means. 

Condnned feoB page .1 
the wwkforoe to 1540^ 
The floem^oyed have not 

heat soafced^% new'oDBVt- 

nks aeaiK into die area as 
Sad beat aniied. These ihto 
have ooato h: have ef^ bcea 
UgMy spedaliaed and hare 
needed only a few 

aodaa. . ^ . . . 

Today ffie Idam of 
bair^OB Tbes^ wS cad 
Ms year of office^ Mr Arthv 
Seed, oged 63, need to w«k at 
the dads .rtedc we in Ifo 
boioagh as *>lateY antoi- 

Yestorda^ he.todd: wwY 

have to search for the ftqSe fer 
a finewdL^eecii.' 1- fed ap- 
psDed and dii g n^ . 
south of Binttni^aB ^ 
dwY loMiw hon niadi we have 
sdBhr^ afeea^ withoot (Us 
finAarbedyblowL- . 

Mft is tn^ to see tooa 
probd men who'dQiMa'few 
pots at toe pA; wife, duff 
fiieiMfi now have to sk ow a 
gtato of enuge jskie. Ijast fed 
very ium aboot it aB.7 
Mr Jon Rewdea» aged 5B; 
lore hn job is a pfantoMs' 
S ig n v i sca; his oon4^#wfil 
lore his jokis a welder. 

“Eaifiec tob yw we teak 
on torec- 16-ycar-bld lads ai - 
t^pROdceo and we hiK heea 
MW msfhhifiy fer 
tbe last iBnoodis. . . 

tqt is a good yaid^ one dtoe 
■heat in the cosutry. We never 
lort My aaoney whenwQ.were 
privnlo.. This is jnst i 

Leading aord^ page 19 

fuel a Labour government the Commons defence corn- 
presiding over a House of minee that for tbe next few 

Students’ polides Irish bishops rally 
embarrass Tories to stop divorce law 

Commons in uproar and with 
the Sp^er under threat 
They justify this by recalling 
the experiences of local coun- 
dls when dominated by La^ 

years it would tend to go 
downward, although not as 
low as 40 per cent 
He said that at 46 per cent it 
had been the highest propor- 

Froffl Rkhard Evans, Lobby R^M»ter,Perto 


over Wapping 

hour. Even when moderate tion of any European Nato 
Labour council leaders were nation. 

looks as 

eleaed. they argue, the hard It looks as thou^ Mr 
left managed to wrest power Younger rosy have to Md up 
from them by dulMous means, to £150 million to meet a 

The document will empha- forces pay increase, expected 
size that the more extreme to exc^ tbe 4.5 per cent 

policia brought in by labour \ allowed for. 

authorities in London and 
Liverpool should be expected 
from a L^ur government 
Fbr example, Lstour minis- 
ters would be made to impose 
the same political control on 
the police as seen in Labour- 
held wards. 

Crash victims 

The RAF men killed in a 
helicopter crash in the Falk- 
lan^ on Tuesday were named 
yesterday as Hying Officer 
David Vincent Browning, 
ag^ 23, a pilot who was 
married and came from Ed- 
monton, north Londoit and 
Sergeant Wayne John 
Hopson, aged 27, an air 
loadmaster, married, from 

Mr Younger was being 
questioned by the committee 
about the annual statement on 
the defence estimates. He said 
that more than 95 per cent of 
defence spending was devoted 
to Nato tasks, and the net cost 
of tasks outside the Nato area 
this year is expected to be less 
than £600 million. 

One of tbe most difficult 
decisions this summer would 
be the future of the Nimrod 
airborne early warning 
proJecL One option is whe^r 
to buy US aircraft, at a cost of 
up to about £1,000 million, if 
the Nimrod project seemed 
unlikely to succeed. But he 
made it clear that there was no 

^vision to meet a puitoase 
loadmaster, married, from from the United States. 

Leeds. He described the ordering of 

ships for the Navy as being in 

“a sli^t jnuse" after heavy 
Rillint fiflH ordering in the past 12 

DStUUl iiUU months. Warship yards are 

An unopened ballot box waiting desperately for the 

found in Walsall Town Hall placing of three promised 

Tbe Scottish Conservative 
Conference was plunged into 
controversy last nig^t after 
tbe publication of a manifesto 
by the Federation of Conser- 
vative Students which advo- 
cates privatization of the 
nuclear power industry, I^al- 
ization of incest and prostitu- 
tion, and castration of rapists. 

The fetoratiqn, which de- 
scribed its policies as “i^cal 
Thatcherism", also called for 
the phasing-out of income tax. 
abolition of the wdfere state 
and the National Heaito Ser- 
vice, denationalization of 
money, and privatization of 
most'public services, includ- 
ing the police and the prisons. 

Senior Conservatives were 
cleariy embarrassed by toe 
launch of toe Scottish mani- 
festo which coincided with toe 
opening of the conference in 
Penh, and officials moved 
swiftly to distance themselves 
from Its contents. 

With morale among Scot- 
tish Conservatives at a low 
ebb, the publication of such a 

controversia] and potentially 
damaging document could 
hardly come at a worse time. 

Mr Malcolm Rifldnd. Secre- 
tary of State fbr Scotland, said 
diplomatically: “I much 
look forward to reading their 
proposals. The Conservative 
students have toe r^utation 
ftir vigorous originality, and I 
am sure their manifesto will 
live up to that reputation." 

Mr Simon Morgan, chair- 
man of the Scottish PCS and a 

third-year law student at Edin- 
burgh University, who 

launched toe manifesto, said 
that Mr Edward Heath, toe 
former Prime Minister, 
should be expelled finm toe 
Conservative Party while 
Cabinet Ministers, Mr Peter 
Walker and Mr John Biffen, 
should be dismissed, with the 
latter being “confined to a 
cage on the bade benches". 

The students also demand 
toe legalization of euthanasia, 
aboliton of licensing laws, and 
banning of raster office mar- 
riages, which they describe as 
“pa^ and disrespectful". 

I The Roman Catholic 
Chuidi has launched its cam- 
paign against Dr Gaonret 
FitzGerald's proposal to hold 
a referendum to remove toe 
constitutional ban on divorce 
in toe Irish Republic. 

Although, surprised by^ the 
speed with uhidi the coalition 
government acted, Msh^ 
have ordered toat a pastoral 
letter arguing against divorce 
be published, with one million 
cemies bel% distributed to toe 
feithftiL Ine letter win be 
issued at masses toronghont 
tbe country. 

In a statement, “Marriage, 
the Family and Divmce", toe 
church beirarchy used puri^ 
ink to hi^light the advice 
they wish enurefa-goers to 

This hidnded statements 

I such as “divorce is always a 
' disaster for children"; “I do 

I not think many Protestants 
I really want this hm"; ai^ 
I “there are disnirbing indica- 
tions that toe divorce process; 
once started, has ajuggemaut- 
like momentum of its own". 

The tnshops argue that di- 
. voice defines aU marrfege as 
dissoluble rather than being 
for life, and say it is untrue 
that divorce laws afiect a 
minority of marriages niiich 
have irretrievably broken 

In the Dail, Mr Alan Dnkes, 
Minister for Justice, began toe 
debate on a propcnal for a 
referendum to remove the 
ban. But there was little to 
suggest it was what toe opposi- 
tion described as “one of the 
most ftindamental and fer 
reacting issues" ^ce toe 
foundation of toe state. 

At the start toere were 14 
deputies mit of 166 in the . 
di^bCT.'and this ^ to ftnir 
wiifain ^ first hour. 

Mr Dutes defended the 
Govenunent's plan to allow 
divorce on the grounds.of toe 
irretrievaUe breakdown, but 
only after a ooui^ had been 
separated fr)r five yeass. He 
said toe proposal was ressoxi- 
able, and did not allow “fiee 
fbr ^ unrestricted divorce". 

By ACcfeael McCarthy 

The National Uniem of geiedtyw 
Journalists yesterday drew feilure of tl 
bade -from exiling or sns- Miss Bren 
pending any on toe 600 NUJ secretary. 

geied ty vdiat they see as the 
feilure of their leaaers. under 
Miss Brenda Dean, general 
secretary, to supp^ toem 

members worid^at the News adequatdy. may vfefl not rest 
Interaational printing plaitt at content with mere critidsai. 

Wan»ug, east London. 

IisnaiKMial executive-coun- 
cil met as instructed the 
annual delra^ ntecting to 
oondder niMting oomp^ts 
. under die union's disc^linaty 
ifode ^ai^ any NUJ xnem- 
bra wortdiig at -Waiving in 
vite of an NEC instruction 
not to do so. ' 

Under nde 18, any mraiber 

against whom a complaint was 
found proved could be liaUe 

to siiqtrasion or expulsion 
from the rmioit, and four such 
complaints have, been madg 
against toe NUJ feib^ of the 
chapds (office branch ctoir- 
tnen) of The Times, The 
Sunday 77mes; The Sun and 
News (^The World. 

Wamiiigs of riot risk at prison Vere ignored’ 

Ballot find 

after toe recent elections, may Type 23 frigates, expected to 
mean that Mr Ray Westley, be ordered this summer, but 

newly-elected independent altoough Mr Youn^ said the 

councillor for toe Bloxwich ministry was 
East ward, loses his seat, with toe woi 


giving Labour overall control give any idea when orders 

of toe coundl by 31-29. 

would be placed. 

By Peter Evans, Home 
Affeirs Corresprudrat 

Tbe riot wfaicb caused mil- 
lions of pounds of damage to 
Northeye. the open prison 
outside BexhiU in East Sussex, 
during toe prison officers' 
dispute; could have 
avoided, or at least contained, 
had warning given by its 
Board of Visitors, b^ he^ 

ed, it said in a statement 

The board, which is the 
public's watchdog for toe pris- 
on. gave warning in 
toat if violent prisoners con- 
tinued to be sent there, it 
would lead to riot or even 
death. Men were fiigbten^ to 

should have jmt np an internal 
security fence, which had been 
promised fiir two years, for 
£250,(XX), which would have 
limited toe arsoii rad vandal- 
ism, tiie board said. 

To Februa^ 1986 the. an- 
al reoort of the board was 

nual report of the board was 
forwarded to tbe Home Ofiice 

sleep at night, toioii^ fear of and so fer we have received no 
attack. reply. Simifar reports, have 

The Prisem Department sent over toe past four 

years, but the level of violent 
behavioQr- has escalated 

“The trouble has been breww 
ing for years, but warnings 
from many sources have not 
been taken seriously." 

Many inmates are 
sent to Norton lately who 
are violent, disuptive and 
totally unsuitable, the iqxnt 


and 18Q ratiier thm ft)nnaUy 
hear the cxmiplamts ag**"**’ 
toe four FoCs. It also decided 
to lake no action in any other 
cases pendh^ the outcome of 
the conciliatioiL 
'The dedaon was an impor- 
tant victory fbr (he moderates 
over toe ira-wing extremists 
on toe NEC, who had wanted 
cemj^nts laid rad pursued 
against every NUJ journalist 
working at the plant. It had 
been inedicted toat if sudt a 
policy bad been put into effect 
it would have led to a Ineak- 
up of the NUJ. 

Meanwhile, increasing dif- 
ferences . between the 
“moderate" feadership of tbe 
print union Sogat *82 and its 
members dismissed in the 
News International dispute 
may lead to a ftill-scale ^lit 
within toe union. . 

This is due to surfece at at 
mass ineeting in Central 
Westrninster, next Monday. 

Sogat's nine powerful Lon- 
don InanAes, fepresentisg 
4,tXX) of the 5,500 ftmer NI 
employees, may decide to 
break away from the unkni if 
they do not receive, what thqr 
consider pn^ suppmt at toe 
unira'S biennial comereoce to 
be held next month. 

It was to retrieve.'die fiinds 
to hold the conference toat the 
So^ executive last wedc 
decided . to purge its three- 
month contempt of court It 
withdrew aninstruction to 
membos workiagfor newq» 
per wholesalos, isroed in 
defiance of a Conit 
injunction, to titles 

produced at rad so 

trained control of £17 millioa 
assets which had been 

Hiis decision has mtger^ 
toe Lond(»i ' leadership, in 
particular the FoCs . of toe 
former- ' News International ' 
Sqgat dfepds. ^ too have 
other moves made 1:^ Miss 
Dean and ho- executive, in- 
duding tbe interest they have 
shown in the ofier of the 
fttono’ Gray's Inn R^ print- 
ing ftomt as part of any 
settlement and their intention 
to hold a ballot on siny 
setdement reached. 

Tbe London brandies ate 
tikdy to find themselves in. 
suA onmation to the nation- 
al leadership and mudi of tbe 
otoer toanbetsbip at next 
month's oonferenoe that a 
^lit and the settin^p of a 
breakaway onanization 
ing discussed by officials- of 

Dismissed print workersan- toe London branches. 

who Mummed where e.err Spielberg 


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Tougher drink law for 




By Oar Social Senfeu CnrespoBdeat 


SS l?r^ tKehTl^trafe 

attadente, hare blood alcohol 
«he le pj liofi. 


The era came frmn n- J<dm 

HavOid, secretery of the 
BMA, as (he assodatfon'is 
board of sdoice' poUislied a 
report oa alcohol and ybo^ ■ 


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Schools audit calls for 
closures but £2bn 

needed for re maind er 


dSSre ^^fswnel.000schoolswffl using more pan-tlTO teacher 

foarorfhreve9reif^n^°.^ and encouragiag eariy Tttire- 

be avoided?^Smrfi!?®<S'® concludes that menis. Planning and control 

^ “*■ ® waems need tl be stiengih- ; ; 

AiSt SminiiSoSfi I ^ only onequarter of local ened, and there ^ould be K 

educ^onauthaitieshavere. bener selection procedures i 
Wales. England and sponded fully to fidling school and manaaement tiamine for ^ 

Wal^ England and spond^ fully to fidling school and management training for 

But in the systematic head teacn^ 

The commission, an hide- ““ But the commission points 

pendent body srtuoto^ which is necessaiy. out that the pre^mt gram 

locaJ authc^es ^iinDrove distribution anangements can 

economy and efficiency^Ss SST authorities who wish 

that linre is nmnii^m 2S?SLj2?J^^ ^ ^ to mvest m reoiganization. In 
direct resourcrnmto better someanthoritiesanextrafl of 

eduiaUoii.ItesiiiiaTO^?tf.^^,5^,^^*^ spending ^ the ratcpay- 

moTw>>r /v>T,r;.,..^ ... I wreners acaymes. er as much as £3 or more. 

moKy coiuimies to be spent it adds that^^ loca] 
SlI^ ‘’SfSlJJ*®- “ education authority should 

wiUbi Se^'si 

2,000 extra places 
to train teachers 


More than 24M10 addhional Sir Emdi said the increase 

are to Ik pro^ fte would provide more prhnaiy 
a^ second- school teachere to cope with a 
rise in papas, an excess of 
^ (he ^ of the decade. Sir secondary teachers in the 
Jo^h, Secrettty of short tens — which would gne 
Stale for Educatioo and So- 

er as much as £3 m more, . 

If the required reoiganiza- 
fioD 'is to take pim. capital |g|i 
expenditure of £l billion dur- uSH 
ing the next four or five years 
will be required in the sdiools 
that remain, the c omm ia ^n 
estimates, lliat is more, than 
double the levd at present 
planned. j^'-g 

It b also suggested that at H|Q 
present it is too easy fm’vttted 
interests to fivstrate change, 

Teachers* ley and coodi- S8 k I 
tions should be negotiated at 
the same time and, in (he 

pro^ nrare p ranai y commission's view, there f. 
schomteachm.toeopeinna should be more lo^ flexibt^ 

"*®“ ty within the national 1 

secondary teschm m ^ ftoeworic. > 

eace^aniMNinced yesterday. and 
In a parimraeutary written thmstoex] 
answer, Sr Keith said the and a sifa 
planned increase from 10,950 the pnpiL 
places ia colleges and poly- mo^ 17 
techaics in 1985 to 15,160 ia tiie nfa 
1989 was aimed at developii^ sienedtioa 
the quality and cost eSecrive- teachers h 
ness oftbe training system and snchasnu 
to enable it to vmpond to oaft de^ 
diaigi^ demands. Edncathw An innon 
sources said that no additional introdactie 
fnmb were bring aUocaled and 1987 to re 
the extra places woald be «irau in ei 
accommodated within existing m 

resources. north Load 

Student nnmben wHI in- have 25 pi 
crease at 50 the 54 institn- prhnary t 
tions. Two notable exceptioas Thames Pi 
aretheHmnbersideColl^irf' iStoteadi 
Higher Edncation and nrts- secondary s 
month Poiytechiiic, where m- iiji^icati 
takes to coarses wiO cease tcaiiiittgan 
firom 1987. The sources indi- double the 
cated that they did not meet availaUe. 
oileria set ^ the Department peopk ap 
of Edflcatimi and Sdmioe coo- phifpc nt 
ceraine viable size, capacity and mdvo 
for devriopmeut and for asso- and Wale 
ciaiiODS with other 25300 had 
institotiotts. pfargg m co 

. All of the in^itntiotts coo- SqptnaK^.' 
cemed have imtil Jane 37 to SirKeitb 
make represeatations ' ifoout jm wwthiiri 
their . aUocations, whidi Sir serior to < 

r®V*^3L^*“L^5rri®r* Thecommbsion spedfical- 
jo^aathmit ^a w ide r ^ice jy jgyj ijinj assessment ar- 
^ enable tiatom nmbtii- rangemenis, ways of The Dnchess of Kent 
^ 199l» — rewarding superior perfor- Bndtii^banishire, at the 

^ mproven^ m nance, arrangements for re- Comicn at Gb 

the, pn pyteacner ratio, at cruitiiig teachers for shortage — 

pF^nt 17A sutyects, teacher ^senoe, and *«-m • I’* 

pF^nt 17A subjects, teacher absence, and 

• pmm were a lso _ de- jun^time supervision — all 
mgpMtowiMiniMestaI» issues to tire lone^tmntog 
teachers to shortage subjects teachers' dispute -^ould be 
sndj as iMlh ewi tic s. aaence. decided locaDy. 

™,5®^ *“ Mr David Hart, general 

An towation wai be sccreiaiy of the National As- 
rafrodaM of tro conrsram sociation of Head Teachers, 
^ "IS?'?* *®?***^ 7^ welcomed the report yester- 
skflls to eto mmonty ly- day, but said that the Govem- 


Princess I ‘Anthrax 

pleads for 

By Mark Dowd 

Princess MaigareL presi- 
dent of the NSPCC, yesterday 
made an urgent plea on behalf 
of young victims of negJecr. 
She referred to them as “for- 
gotten children". 

“There have recently been 
some appalling acts of ph>’si- 
cai violence, but let us not 
fotgei that ihm are thousands 
of children who suffer from 
oegtect," she said. 

“Thousands more can be 
stunted physically and emo- 
tionally ihrou^ lack of love 
or want of proper care." she 
continued. “These are the 
*foT9>tieD children' who we 
must never let the world 

The remarks were ad- 
dressed to 2,000 supporters, 
gathered for the NSPCC annu- 
al coundl meeting in London . 

Singled out for special atten- 
tion were the NSPCC child 
protection teams. 

The sodety's annual report, 
coverii^ die period from Oc- 
tober I, 1984, to September 
30, 1985, showed that more 
than 16.000 cases were dealt 
with, involving over 37.000 
cfaUdren. More than 12,000 of 
those were infants undi^ five. 

Among the new cases dur- 
ing the vear there were: 3,2M 
cases of Defect, 1 .580 cases of 
risk of physical injury. 1,468 
cases of suspected non-acci- 
dental injury, and 453 cases of 
sexual abuse. 

Ridley reaffirms 
support for tunnel 

gpages, notably Asian. The umst realize that Govermnent's commitment 

nortii LoedoB poiytediaic win education could not be reoraa- ^ ^ Oiannel tunnel was 
have 25 places each year for rimply on the basis of delivered yesterday by Mr 
prhBary teachera. and tiie existing resouites. Nicholas Wdley, Secreiaiy of 

Thames Polytechnic wfll have Towanis Better Management Stale for Transport, to calm 

By Phaip Webster, Pt^tical Reports 

A strong restatement of the construction project both of 
overnment's commitment whom have voic^ concern at 
the Orannel tunnel was the possibility of Pariiament 
_jlivered yesterday by Mr delaying the Bill. 

Nicholas Ridley, Secretazy of Mr Ridley pointed out that 
Stale for Transport, to calm the tunnel would relieve un- 

Drive to speed up 
RAC road rescues 

By CUfford Webb, Motoring Correspondent 

15 to tetdi such la^nagcs In ^condary EducaiUm (intelfoars over the prospect of employment — it was estimat- 

secondaiy sdioris. Audit Commission f<w Local 

dpidicntions fm *ft»«**M* ' Authorities in E^and and 
irafaiiiqr jye wmirtng gt alwiutf Wales, Stationery Omce, £5.90). 
double (he number of * The Government aims to 

delays to the projecL 
With an important bearing 
starting in the Commons next 

double foe UBDOober of pla^ • Government aiw to 'week ihto will d^de whether 
available. Last year 31,080 the Bill authorizing the tunnel 

^pk .n>IM te 17 .j00 

(daces at pabCe instrtiitiOBS way that they have autumn, Mr Ridley called 

and mdversities in Ei^huid CSEs. Mr Oirisu^erratt^ for patience while the l^isla- 
and Wales. By last week Minister of State ai the De^- lion went through Pariiament. 
25300 had applied, ito; 18.600 meat of Education and Science, His speech, given in Lon- 

ed that it would provide 

65.000 man-years of employe 
ment during construction with 

4.000 to 5.000 pennaoent jc^ 
afier the opening. 

Mr Ridley said h was 
necessaiy to allow the doubt- 

for patience while the It^isla- ers and the objeaors “the full 
tion went through Pai^ament. panoply of p^liameotaiy op- 

. His speech, given in Lon- 

places m.coarws bqpnning u smdyt^erday. - . don to a Franco-Britisb Coun- 

5qptemb».'~ ' " -Tae<j^eruuiear is planning' dlseiriiiutr.wasaimedatboth 

SirKeifosaidbehadiiivited the Channel Tunnel Group 

att tosfitirtSims m foe !ip^ ih? and its French partners to foe 

seriw to_ coBsider^academfc. suimiieraf.l988wfaM ~ 

and its French partners to foe 

portunities, and to respond to 
their objections, whefoer they 
be personal political or emo- 
tional with reasoned 

The Royal Automobile 
Club is spending £20 million 
during the next two years to 
set up a computer-controlled 
rescue service to increase the 
speed of its brnUedown ser- 

The move conies after a 
focl-finding lour of similar 
systems operating in Austra- 
lia, America, and West Ger- 

Five RAC centres wO) be 
opened next to motorways in 
London, Birmingham. Glas- 
gow, Stockport, and Bristol, 
beginning with Stockport ear- 
ly next year. 

Mr Arthur Laige, chief exec- 
utive of the RAC motoring 
services, said yesterday that 

the system, to be known as 
Computer Aided Road Ser- 
vices. would provide instant 
communication between the 
centres and nearly 1.000 pa- 
trol vans. 

The computer’s in-built 
street directory would pin- 
point the breakdown and pass 
the information to patrols, 
which would eventually have 
VDU screens in their vans. 

The RAC claims to answer 
eight out of 10 breakdowns 
within an hour, but would like 
to repeal the Australian re- 
sponse time of nine out of 10 
calls within 45 minutes. 

RAC membership has 
grown steadily in recent years, 
and is now 16 million. 

isle’ may 
go back 
to family 

By Ronald Faux 
“A beantifal place. A won- 
derfal ptace to watch foe birds 
Desdng.“ That is how Cofonel 
Peier Dnnphie remembers 
Gininard island off the coast 
of Ross and Cromarty in' 
Scodand before 1942, when 
the soil became infected by 
anthrax spores. 

Tlie anthrax was brought 
there by germ warfare specml- 
ists from Portmi Down who 
landed in 1942 to carry out 
experiments for a biological 

Now the island is likely to 
be offered back to Colonel 
Dnnphie's family after (he 
Ministry of Defence has 
cleaned foe infected soil in an 
operation likely to cost several 
million ponnds. 

“I am a little sorprised,** the 
colonel said yesterday. “We 
expected it back shortly after 
the war and here we are in 
1986. Bat I*m sure they have 
been workii^ very hard on it.** 
Work to decontaminate 
Gininard nsing a sprayed 
solution of forinahlehyde and 
sea water will begin this 
summer. Tests have sbown 
that not all of the isbiid's 520 
acres were affected by the 
disease, which can snrvive 
indefmitely in soiL 
The Ministry of Defence 
took over the island ^er 
payjng £500 to Mrs Alexander 
Maitland, foe owner, who was 
Colonel Domplile's late wife's 

Gniinard Is a low-lying oval 
shaped island now ovemm by 
rabbits who seem imm une to 
any antfara.\ spores that may 
still be in the ^ond. 

The island has no ia«Hing 
pier a^ visits are strictly 
Inhibited. It had become a 
sinister relic of foe war. It 
sprang back into foe 
in 1981 when an enviroameii- 
tal gronp called Dark Harvest 
sent what it claimed was a 
sample of Groinard soil to foe 
Porton Down research 
If Colonel Dnnphie and his 
fellow trustees decide qpt to 
take foe island back into foe 
estate its futnre will be 

Any further military nse in 
such an environmentsill)' sen- 
sitive area would rouse lond 
protests, but foe Nature Con- 
servancy Council has rejected 
Gniinard as a catiire reserve. 
There is Little else there to 
stndy except rabbits. 

Krifo wur consider before int>gratiim whh other ad- candidates sit the -new 
anttonnring a final deorion. vanced finfom' edneatitm. wafwinattrf n 

Ilea top of spending league 

Wide variations across foe 
country in examination per- 
formance, iNipilAeacher la- 
lios, and education costs are 
higitiighted to foe Chartered 
Institute of Public Fiziance 
and Accountancy figures pub- 
lished today. 

The Inner London Educa- 
tion Authority Mnefges as the 
most expensive scfaooT system 
in England and Wales. In 
outer London foe borougjis of 
Brent and Haringey, and in 
urban areas Manchester, Shef- 
field, Newcastle and Coven- 
try. were leaders. 

The Ilea's 1984-85 speadh^ 
is high partly because of small 
class sizes m all foe high- 
spending areas. The poorer 
social btfk^unds of children 
in inner cities mean that 
examination results compare 
unfavourably with natirmaJ 

The Ilea had foe lowest, 
proportion of pupils to'teacb- 
ers anywhere in foe counuy, 
exc^ for the Isles ofSciUy. at 
17.1 in primary' schools and 

Euro MP wins 
libel case 
against paper 

Mr Le^ HuckfiekL La- 
bour Euro MP for Merseyside 
Fngi won “subsiaptial" li^ 
damages and costs in foe High 
Court yesterday over all^a- 
tions in the Mai! on Sunday 
that he was a hypocrite. 

An article in January la^ 
vear suggested that Mr 
Huckfield. aged 44. who was 
with a party of Euro MPs. was 
about to drink champa^e 
when he was deterred by a 
Conservative who was taking 
a photograph- 

The suggestion w-as that Mr 
Huckfield was hypocritied b>' 
pretending to be a man of the 
left while indulging in vinta^ 

By Colm Hughes 
13.1 in secondary schools. Byt 
21 per cent left no graded 
examinatiott results. 

Education in inner London 
cost £1,298 Ah' each nimazy 
pupil and £2.022 lor each 
seccKodary pupil. In Mandies- 
ter a^ Knpwsley costs for 
secondary pupils were £1,329 
and £1,278 per pupil respec- 
tively. Knondey came bottom 
to examination success, with 
21 per cent foifing to adiieve 
any gca^ and 13.5 per cent 
getifoig five good passes. The 
most expensively educated 
primary chfidren in metropol- 
itan fostricts were in Sheffield 
and Newcastle, costing £967 
and £937 per child. 

Sefton and SotihuU had 
among the worst metropolitan 
district pupil/teacher ratios, 
with more than 23 to eadi 
primary class and 16 to each 
secondary teacber. But they 
had foe hig^i^ proportion of 
duldren gawng five or more 
^)od examination passes. 

Brent and Haringey, among 
outer London boroughs, had 

foe lowest secondary school 
ratios of pufols to teachers <12 
and 1 3 r^p^vely). but spent 
for more per child than other 
borough (£1,636 and £1.699 
respectively for. secondary 
children). The worst examina- 
tion results in outer London 
were to Newham. 

Sutton, where foe Conser- 
vatives have recently lost 
control to foe Liberals, had the 
highest pupil/teacfaer ratios' 
(24.9 in primary and 16.8 in 
secondary), but was comfort- 
ably foe cheapest (£732 per 
child in primary and£I,091 in 
secondary sdiools). Harrow 
scored foe best examination 
results, with 37 per cent 
pining five or more gc^ 
passes. Nottinghamshire 
stood out as the high^ over- 
all spender among shire coun- 
ties (i^5 per pupil nFprimaty 
schools and £1,161 in 

Local Government Compar- 
ative Suaiaics (C1PFA, 3 
Robert Street, London WC2N 

RSPCA urges registry 
of dogs to stop rabies 

The threat of ratoes could 
become endemic unless a 
computerized dog r^istration 
system was set up to control 
S)0,000 strays to Britain, the 
RSHTA said yestoday. 

In spile of improved liiea- 
sures by France, The Nether- 
lands and West Germaiiy to 
control stray dop, foe Gov- 
ernroeht seemed intent on 
ignoring warnings by propos- 
ing to abolish the dc^ Ucence, 
Mr Anelay Hart. RSPCA 
council dtairman, said. 

AMiuon of d<^ licences 
would have a disastrous efiect, 
opening foe way for more 
uncontroDed breeding to- 
cieased disease and animal 

Mr Hart said: “The RSPCA 
will be emtaarldiig on a nu^ 
campaign in foe coming 
months to persuade the Gov- 
enunem to reverse ito decision 
on dog licences. They will find 
th^ have lit the fuse of a 
milch bigger controvert than 
the Sunday ttadhig fiasco." 

The Brhifo Veterinary As- 
sociation, the National 
Fanners* Union and many 
other organizations supported 
the RSPCA's campaign, he 

The society, whidi pub- 
lished its armiial report yester- 
day^ also called for dog hcence 
fees to be increased to between 
£5 and £10 a year. 

Bomb trial 
jury told 
about raid 

One of foe alleged coirtpira- 
tors iriottiog a “bomb-a-day" 
IRA campaign gainst Britifo 
seaside resorts last, y^ es- 
caped from the Maze prison in 
Northern Ireland to 1983, a 
Central Criminal Court Jury 
was told yesterday by Mr 
Martin Thomas. QC, counsel 
for Gerard McDonnd. [ 
Mr McOonnel, aged 34, is 
on trial with Patrick Ma^ 
^ed 35, fiom Belfast, foe man 
accused of planting foe bomb 
that kDled five people at the 
Grand Hotel in Brighton dur- 
ing foe Tory Party conference 
to October 1984. 

Del Chief Supt Ian Robin- 
son, of Strathcl^ pcdice, toto 
foe court that be organized a 
raid on a bouse to 
Road, Glasgow, on June 22 
last year to which aD .five 
defendants — Mr Magee, Mr 
McDonneL Pater Sherry, aged 
30. Martina Anderson, aged 
23, and Bla O'Dwyer, aged 26 
— were detained under the 
Prevention of Tenorism Act 
Del Insp Brian Watson, 
who fed the .armed raid at 
Langside Road, said Kir 
Magee was seiz^ when he 
answered foe door 
Mr Watson added: “I was 
' aware of another man to foe 
haDway. I entered foe hallway 
wifo other . ofiicers and 
McDonnel was arrested. 

“1 checked the lounge to see 
if anyone else was there. 1 
came out into the hallway and 
saw three people: Sherry, An- 
derson and O’Dwyer. AH were 

Mr Magee is accused of 
planting a time-delay device 
in Room 629 of the Grand 
Hotel caoring the exploskm 
on October 12. 1984, and of 
murderiitg foe five who died. 

He is also accused with the 
others of conspiring be tw ee n 
January and June to year to 
cause ccplosions in London 
and 12 ofoer towns. 

. The trial continues today. 


A Medici Prom for Prince Andrew’s wedding 

«f ^laazeLtbeABtericaBeoildlle- The Toronto Symphony will of Moatevei^*s Oiieo, On 

The ninety-second season of 
Promenade Concerts will ^ 
aid Prince Andrew's weddii^ 
to Miss Sarah Ferstson b}' re- 
creating the Italian Rma^ 
:mnce mosic, with wh ieh^tne 
Medicis celelKUtotl a inarn^e 
in 1^9. * 1. « 

Four days before foe Jnp; 33 
Westminster .\bbey Service, 
foe BBC Symphony OrcbeM 
will pby the “FtorentiM 
lotennedi**. written fm foe 
wedding of Ferdinantto de 
Medici and Chifefoie 
nine, uto being perfonned 
complet e ftw,« dy foe second 
time in Brioto. . 

Mahler's epfe Sympfn^ fST 
a Tlumstmd, with 

MaazeL foe Ajaterican.rtmdiie- 
tor. mak^ his debnb di^ec^ 
ing foBT dwirs.and foe BBC 
Symphony Orchestra, will 
open this sianmer*!s Proms 

Between the first n(g^ on 
July 18 and foe last on 
September 13, the BBC will 
present 60 cooeeitt by 24 
orchestras* 15 choirs and eight 
ensemUtt nndler 46 condnie- 
tors, at a east more than n 
miffi oa. 

It is estimated that foe 
conemts will leafo 100 miffioa 
tistenersand viewevs, and_foe. 
variety'-paci^. bill '.has at-. 

traded fosfovni^to victors 
friun abroad. 

The Tonmto Symphony will 
become foe first orchestra to 
represent Canada at the 
Proms on September I, per- 
forming Mozart and MaUer, 
nnder Andrew Davis, the BHt- 
i$h-boni msic dlrecior. 

The Bavarian Radio Syo^ 
phony Orchestra with Sir 
Cofio Davis vriB bri% music 
^ Beefoovea, ftnekner and 
Hmtnana m September 
8 and 9. 

Other hi^iligfits mchide 
W'toton'k Bmhazvf^ feasts 
conducted to Andre Prmia, 
Moarf^ luvUen by die 

Monteverdi Cbitir« and foe 
first London iwodactioii of foe 
Early Opera FtojeefS version 

of Monteverdi's OiieOf die 
fhst great opera. 

. The last Proms season was 
cridcaed for not bang British 
enough, and tfus year's pro- 
gramme win mdade works by 
14 fiviag Bridsb composers, 
fonr of whom wHI cimdart foeir 
own mosic. 

There are two special com- 
misskms, a tnunpet concert by 
Gordon Crosse and a new 
work for orchestoa and live 
efectrodics from Jonathan 

BBC telerifom wIB transmit 
nine ctmeerts, Radio 3 wiD 
broadcast 58 live and foe 
BBC's Service will 

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Shops law 

Shipbuilding orders cannot 
be conjured out of thin air 


Fuhher public sector shiptMild* 
ing orders could not be copjured • 
oui of thin air if there was no 
need for them, Mr hml 
rtmnnnn Secretary of State for 
Trade and Industry, said in the 
commons after making a state* 
mem reporting that British 
• Shipbuilders would have to 
make 3.S00 people redundant 

b>- March 1987 in order lo 
r^ucc its over*capacity. 

He was replying to calls by Mr 
John Smilii, cmef Opposition 
-spokesman on mde and in- 
dustry, ufio had called on the 
Govemmeni to set in> a special 
task force charged with the task 
of ensuring that Britisb Sbij^ 
builders would survive. 

He had contended that it was 
clear this year that British 
merchant shipbuilding would 
either survive or disappear and 
that on the evidence so the 
Government was indifietent to 
the result. 

Mr Channon argued that Mr 
Smith was misleading the 
House and the country if he 
imagined there was some pool 
of public sector orders which 
could be broi^ht forward early. 
That did not exist. This was a 
worldwide proUem. 

In his statemenL Mr Chaimoa 
said that British Shipbuilders 
won only 23.000 compensated 
gross tonnes of orders last year, 
iiitle more than a tenth of the 
amount forecast in their cor- 
>raie plan. This was not for 

reclamation programme in the 
North East r^on this year was 
already sul^mial but this 
would be increased by a further 
£1 million. It was also proposed 
to allocate an extra £2 million 
under the uAan progranmie. 
adding to the naoa's £35 
million programme Qiis year. 

The BS enterprise corporation 
would also ramte in Scotland 
where the Secretary of State 
would consider urgently addi- 
tional measures to help the areas 
affected by the redundancies 

The measures outlined would 
be in addition to the existing 
regional aid programmes 
indudi^ assistanee via Ea^ish 
Industrial Estates for which the 
areas concerned were already 

IVfr John SmMi, chief Oppo- 
sition ^oiresman on trade and 
industry, said there was deep 
anger throughout the shipbuild- 
ing industry. 

k be not ashamed to come 
and announce redundancies 
amounting to 3.500 people? 
Why did be not tell us about 
redundancies in particular ar- 
(Conservative prot^). 

The Tories may not fike it but 
they have lo listen to it. 

He gave detailed figures of 
redundancies and added: Why 

l^k of Govemmeni supporL 

The finandal support for 
individual orders was not the 
problem. T7>e problera was that 
orders were simply not there to 
be won. 

In Sweden, for example, 
which a few years ago had one of 
the most modem merchant 
shipbuilding industries in the 
world, the entire industry was 
closing down. This reflected the 
latest downturn in the ship- 
building mariceL which had 
resulted in cap^ty reductions 
and redundancies across the 

Despite Government support 
of more than £1.400 million 
since 1979 and the recent in- 
crease in the level of sunx>n for 
TMw orders, it had proved 
impossible for British Ship- 
builders to maintain its current 
capacity in the absence of new 

British Shiifouildeis had ao- 
nounced that day measures to 
deal with this over-capacity. 
They tnduded a decision to 
dose by the end of the year. 
Smiths Dock, the Troon ship- 
yard of Feigusson-Ailsa, and the 
Wallsend site ofClaric Kincaid. 

In addition. BS had, as part of 
(heir wage negotiations, pro- 
posed a two-year deal which 
would seek to match manpower 
and capaci^ more closdy to 
demand. The Government 
regretted that these necessaey 
measures would lead to total 
redundandes of some 3,S(X} 
pcopfe by March 1987. BS 
hop^ that a substantial number 
of these would be achieved by 
voluntary redundancy. 

Mr Channoa announced that 
the Government proposed to 
provide to BS immediate su(h 
pon of up to £5 million in the 
current flruincia] year to enable 
them to set up a new subsidia^, 
British Shipbuilders Enterprise 
Ltd. This would provide expert 
and practical services for those 
fadng redundancy. 

h would ensure that they had 
at their work place counsellors 
with the skills and resources to 
guide them toward retraining 
and redepfoymeni opportu- 
nities. and to provide financial 
suppon to take advantage of 
those opportunities. It would 
also offer financial help and 
advice to those wishing to take 
the initiative of setting up their 
own businesses. 

In addition, the Secretary of 
State for Employment (Lord 
Young of Grafiham) had asked 
the Manpower Services 
Commission to provide a foiv 
ther £1 million specifically for 
the retraining of redundant 
employees of BS in direct 
operation with the new enter- 
prise corporation. He would 
also make available £1 million 
via the City Action Team for job 
creation measures and to stimu- 
late enterprise in the Nonh East. 

Also, the Secretary of State fcHr 
Environment (Mr Kenneth 
Baker) bad reviewed the derelict 
land redamation and urban 
programmes in the areas ai^ 
fected. At £13 million, the 

DnoB Connnimity grants wOl 
not save valoaUe skills 
was the mfomiation not given? 
Was he aahanied to pve the 

The collection of small items 
of money in a desperate pass- 
ihe-hat round of departments 
amounts to no more than a tiny 

piece of sticking plaster ovd* 
nds. It is a prttanoe 

gaping wounds, 
comftered to ibe tens of millions 
of pounds taken away in 
development giants in recent 

Tbe selling off of tbe naval 
yards was, as a former chairman 
had this morning declared, a 
national disgrace. 

Why had he not mtervened to 
make sure that British Nudear 
Fuels, in which die Govemment 
had a majmity shareholdicg. 
ordered its fifth carrier from 
British Shipbuilders,' instead of 
allowing h to « to Japan? 

Why had liir C2i^on not 
launched a piogrsmme of bring- 
ing forwaru pifolic seaor orders 
to make sure that ships which 
would need to be built one day 
were built now? 

He should leasxss jpa ck ages 
of support so diat British Sup- 
builders had as good a package 
of suppo^ as any other ship- 
buildm indnitry m the world. 
Mr ChannoK Mr Smith is 
wrong m ^most ^ the words of 
that qaestioo. 1 do not think that 
Britim shijplNifldii^ is on the 
verge of disappearing and h is 
important to tate steps to try to 
ke^ it going. Some ptwc 
sector ordm are expected soon. 

Those induded a fidi^ 
protection vessd, two ferries 
and a smaller ferry. 

Further pidilic sector orders 
(be said) cannot be conjured out 
of thin air. It is wrong and Mr 
Smith is misIcBding the House 
and the country if m imagines 
that there is some pool of puUic 
sector orders which are des- 
peraldy needed and which 
could be (nought forward. It 
does not exist 

He is ttiw mideading the 
House by suggesting that this is 
a British proUem. It is a 
woridwide problem. 

I gave fieures for tedtin- 
danaes and if the House wants 
details I can amplify them. I 
have told them of the unfortu- 
nate total of redundandes. 

Taken as a whole, subsidies 
match those available elsewhere 
and h is misleading to make 
comporisoiu betwm credit 
available widioot comparison of 
productitti subsidies. It ddes no 
good to misrepresent the state of 

Mr NeriDe Trotter (Tyne- 
mouth, C) said tbe problem was 
caused by tbe calamitous state 

of the shipping industry world- 
wide. It was essential that 
Britain should amtinue to have 
a fundamental levd of ship- 
building capability. Researdt 
and d^dopm^ fecilities in 
Britidt Sbiplniiklefs must be 
maintained as tbe finure lay in 
particular in specialist v«ss^ 
MrOniiBOR said tie agre^ To 
give the impr^on that this was 
solely a mtish prottiem was 

Wbofiy wiicUaHipg. 

Mr Brace hduin (Glasgow, 
Govan. Lab) said the orders 
were there. Why did the Gov- 
erament not spend moon on 
helping Britain to get them? 

Mr Cbunoa said It was not just 
a question ofsubsidy. There was 
a demerate sh<Miaae of orders 
world^dc The United Kirig- 
dom was ofleiing exactly the 
same sort of credit as other 

Mr Ian Wi^desworA (Stodc^ 
too Sooth, We are Semite 
the decimation oftbeshipbuila- 
ing industry of this country. If 
the problem is worid-wid^ why 
has tbe Govemment smoe emn- 
tog to office in 1979 doiu so iiitle 
to work with other govemments 
to world trade 

increase the demand for 

Mr Channoii: What be must 
fece up to is that this is not just a 
prtfolm of the shipbuiJdiiig 
industry in Britain but all over 
the wmld. There has been 
Government sufmort of £1,400 
million since 1979. If that is 
negle^ I would like to loiow 
what is not 

Mr James Thin (Redcar, Lab) 
said the measures that had been 
announced amounted to litde 
more than a contributiem to- 
wmik tite foneial enxnses of an 
important sector of tbe British 
shipbuilding industry. If reports 
that the Cubans were currently 
looldng for vessels were ooneci, 
would tbe minister see to it that 
British yar^ were aUe lo secure 
substantially more of those 

Mr Channon: I understand and 
sympathize very much with 
wh^ he says. No Cuban orders 
have yet been won. Tbere are 
some n^tiations going oil If 
they were to be won that would 
be of great help. 

Mr Merchant (Newcastle 
upon Tyne CentraL C): This is 
not a matter which has been 
brought alMut by Government 
dereliction but is a result of a 
world crisis in shipbuilding 
which be has feced up to with 
positive measures. They will be 
widely welcomed in the North 
East. Would he consider 
appointing a Govemment min- 
ister to ovenee tbe way in which 
this money is sprat? 

Mr It is not for me to 

amxtint a Government minigw 
to do rhM , but we win have to 
devise effective means of trying 
to see that the money is sprat in 
the best way possitrie. 

Mr James Call^kia (Cardiff 
South and Penaiih, LabX Many 
of us believe that it is an an of 
national folly for an island 
which imports and exports 90 
ptf cent 01 its trade to allow its 
shipbuildiog industry to be al- 
most desirt^ed. 

Does tbe Government not 
believe that it is essential to' 

con^steotly by all sides of tbe 
House, and particularly ^ Sir 
Edward du Cann (Taunto^ O 
and myKlC 
Even at this late hour, will he 
and tite Goverrunefii take some 
of the measures othff coumries 
do to support their merchant 

Mr Channoa: I certainly take 
note of what he says and wffi 
discuss H with my colleagues. 
Mr Donald Dfama (Jarrow. 
Lab): Some 3.S00 highly sIdUed 
men will be going on the streets 
and a few comm unify grants will 
not save these %'aluaDle skills for 
this maritime aation. WiO be 
take notice of what the Govern 
mat has bea told since 1979 
about the decline in British 
shiptaiilding and come fowaid 
with something constructive? 
Mr riMMiwia- He should know 
that the problems feeing tbe 
industry are n« confinra 
Britain and many eounories aR 
over the world are taking steps 
like tills. It is foolish, misleading 
and unfair to say we can 
steps to get ooi of this situation 
in a way otiters have dol 
Mr IQaurd Holt {Layi ^u rgh, 
C): Today's announcement 
the culrninmion of years 
neglect and the lack of orders. 
The dMure of Smith's Dock in 
my coastititeQcy, together with 
the current higb iei«ls of un- 
emttioymenL will be much 
worse than anywhere else in the 

WiB be therefore take wfaa^ 
ever steps he can to see whether 
the £3 mtUioQ he hu announced 
is a limit f^ure or whether, once 
that has been used, fiuther 
m<mies will be made available? 
Mr Channoa; 1 understarvd his 
views. 1 hope that the money I 
have annnounced wiU be 
fident but of course we wiD 
k^ the matter coniinuaDy 
under review. 

Mr Edward Tayfor (Soutbrad 
East, O said as the shipbuiid 
indufliy was cyclical the fe 
ities should be preserved. It was 
just a bit sicK tiiat tbe total 
amount of cash for next year 
was equivalrai to wfaax was 
beirtg pmd ev^ four days in 
subsmising agriculture. 

Mr Channem: That may well be 
so, but tills is not so much a cash 
problem as an orders problem, 
liiere is a lack of orders for 
^ips and all the forecasts 1 have 
seen remain extremely gloomy 
for the industry for a very long 

Mr Nicbotas Brown (Newcastle 
upon Tyne East. Lab): Why has 
he felted to announce any 
support at all for the existing 
shimutilding industry? It would 
take four Kissans in the North 
Etm to make up for the shortfell 
of jobs announced today. 

preserve a, viable slupb ^d^ 

industry of considerable 
it is n ece ssar y to adopt a policy 
of scrap and build, as was doiK 

^ier, to meet the tOTy wary 

situation why not do 
Mr OteumR I understand and 
to some exirat diare his view. It 
is extremely important that we 
should have a merdiaot ship- 
buiklit^ indus^. The industry 
will survive. It is in a position to 
do so. I do not heliere that the 
scrap and boiJd process which 
he advocates has been a success, 
but we are considering every 
step that could be taken. 

Mr F^aiik Fldd (Birkenhead, 
Lab): The House will be per- 
plexed because of all the new 
uiiiaiives announced today not 
one of them vdll save sbipboUd- 
ing jobs. Does be aoe^ that 
merchant shipbuilding is at tbe 
point of collapse and what new 
measures does be intend to 

Mr Channoa: I do not accept it 
is on the verge of collapse. This 
is an extremely difficult situa- 
tion and that is why these 
measures have to be takert but 
there do lemaio further orders 
and I very mudi hope they will 

Sir David Price (Eastleigh. 
CkThU depreming staieraem is 
the logical conseqnenoe of the 
rapid decline of the British 
meieham fleet, about which ibe 
Goveriimem has been warned 

Hote Cnlmnarioo rf 
yean of Bc^ect 

MrChannon: He is being unfeir. 
There has been Government 
support of mme than £1.400 
million since 1979. Tbe problem 
now is a lack of orders ait over 
the workL 

Mr Robert Brown (Newcastle 
upon Tyne Nmth, Lab): It is not 
true to say there just are not any 
orders. The problem ties in tbe 
&CT that or more than 7,000 
tonnes wonh of orden last year 
tbe British industry only got 
1,000 tonnes. There has got to 
be a message ihm for the 
minister respoosibUe' for tbe 

•An tmCcatkm by Mr John 
SnHh ror an emergei^ debate 
on tbe crisis in sbipouildiiig was 
r^ected by tiw Speaker who 
said it did not meet all the 
criteria laid down in the stand- 
ing order. 

Mr N«1 Kinnock, Leader of the 
Omxwition, said ministers bad 
be^ the applicaiioa and must 
understand that it was a matter 
of emergency. Labour MPs 
cheered wbra be demanded a 
debate in the very near future. 
Tbe Speaker said he hop^ 
tbere would he other ways in 
whidi the matter might be 

due to 

Need for shajii^ 
of information 


There had been a defidt of £1^4 
bilUoa in the bahOMO trade in 
taati nf» / r»|| f 4 gOOdS hi tite BtSt 
qnarler of Als year, Mr Abm 
Qaik, Mhiisttc (hr TVade, 
admitted daring Commons qi 
tions^ Hono rer , bo nrsint aiaod 
these were e xce pti o ial figores 
Car one qnarter. 

Mr Demtis Omavan (FaDciik 
West, Lab): How can the Gov- 
ernment daim its ccoBomic poli- 
des are a sncceos when it has 
beta responsOde for the worst 
in an nfac t ii riii g trade defid t in 
British histoiy? 

There had been deficits ever 
sniee the last dectfon. Britain 
iNMId pnteMy never see a 
mann & d niin g trade snrplns 

Main -**11 Ais- BKompecent 
fhry Govemnent wns 

vns rraiaoed 
at the next dectfon ^ a Laboar 
flomnmf nl rnmmiftfd to hiilm 
tifoi rrtninmrinn and the 
growth of exports. 

Mr Clark said be was as Bnxtoos 
as Mr Caimm to sees nmim- 
foetnriiig trade smplBS. But the 
rniiltfi sf this conntry was 
a eas med hr grass doae est i f 
pcodoet whkh was co m posed of 
many dUTerent elements. 

In feet (he added) Mr 
Cbnavan does less than acrvice 
to enr mannfoctnrers beennse in 
1985 e xp wls by vohnne and 
vaipe were higher then ever 

Mr Edward Taylor (Sonthend 
East, O was alarmed at the 
deficit with tfie EEC hi the first 

est recorded. This was 
lent to a job loss of almost one 

Why was it so HMiiwiU to 
make good twdia g arrange- 
mrate wdh tbe EEC by compari- 
son with the rest of tbe world? 
Mr Cforlu My anderstaading is 
♦War cxceptfonafly high 
defidt in the first qnnttr of this 
icQected trade in tbe more 
enalfo ftems. (Labom* fonghler) 
Mr Nicholas Winterlon 
M, C) said he was 
. as noaU be those 
Tories who felt gemrine weahb 
was create d by iwaafar re ri ng 
iadnslry. Service indn st ri e s de- 
pended on this faidnstiy. 

In the fight of the somewhat 
imsatiB&ctory tesnlls in the by- 
electioas and local etedfons last 
we^ (he said), wonid Mr Clark 
prevail on the Secretary ef State 
for Trade (Mr Peal Chaanon) 
and upon Tteasnry winistera to 
emphnsize the priority for mnnii- 
whiefa the ind u stty 
There shonld be fair, 
aot nnfoir, competition for 
indaeiiy . 

Mr Cbcfc: He b liifoL The 
principal obfectiTe of ov depart- 
meat b to ensnre fair trading 

expnfs in- 


It was clear fixun discussioB of 

the crhemobyl disaster during 
the Foreign Affeira Onmdl that 

tiiere now not only 

wrdnn tbe tbe 12 Ek members 
but also in East Eunimean 
countries an awarenms of the 
need lo share mfimnation m the 

wealth Affeiis. smd in a Com- 
mons statement 

She was reportixte on tiie 
of the EEC Council of 
Foreign Ministers to agne to 
Kan the import of certain fb(M^ 
stufb from tbe USSR. Foian<L. 
Rni pria, Romania, Hungary, 
Czechoslovakia and 


The came into force on 
May 13 and will last until May 
31. It will he reviewed on May 
20 taking acconnt of the latest 
scientific evidence. 

In addition, member states 
have undertaken to set 
contamination standards for in- 
tra^mmuntfy imports which 
are no higher than those fiw 
(tomestic produce, to limit tbe 
contamination level in exports 
to other member states to that 
acceptable to the recipient state 
and to lift national contxob on 

Mr Geoige Rebertson, 
siiion qNNcesmao on the 
said the constraints i^aced on 
trade from this and other Euro-' 
pean cturntries uws a shambolic 
formula more to safeguard a^ 
cultural interests of C^mmunii 

Wbat tins Dtropean Cooneil 
has done (ha ^) s to fen to 
reassure worried' peo[de who 
have watched aaked eomlae^ 
dal interests put before care 

over standards. 

Mrs ChaOter said the'Goreni- 
mat abboired the secrecy 
^riiich ' had made ' it nme 
difgccalt for countdes to take 
the dedsons they wblKdio laire 
Every one of foe 12 Cominamty 
ooimnies had trited . ib own 

Mr Rkhaxd IJvsM (Brecon and 
Radnor, L) said tiiat tiie 
Ukraine prodneed 20 per cent of 
Russian agrienitui^ predi 
tion. Was tbe Cornmnsify ready 
tt) assist foeifl and -had there 

countries rather than to do wiS^ 

pratectittg citizens from (bod 
contamiimted by radioactivity. 
Tbe way tbe provisional ou 

had been arrived at rave no-one 

great confidence in 
•of the Community to 
such an emergency. 

The existing shrables would 
be made worse by the ciuienl 
meeting of e x pe r t s to produce 
safe radfetiOD leveb which some 
countries were almost bound 
not to accept. 

ChaDten Standttds fo be 
rydariy re v ki red 

been any dwotnsion ofa seed 
for a siqqilememacy bndgei? 
Mrs Challrre said if the Soviet 
Union sought to taw cereab on 
tbe world maiitet fiom siodcs, 
that woald be dedt whh in the 
nnmal way. ' 

hfr J(rtHi Evans .(St . Aiens. 
North, Lab) said moa British 
pecgiie would thii& it odd that 
East (jennany bad been left oot 
of the bmL ' 

Mis sak) &st Ger- 

many was beyond the 1.000 
kilometre Bmn, .but the West 
German goyeninieot had nn- 
deitaJtett mat av produce ems- 
ing from East Geniany would 






It, w tteccisvy fo pRveu a 
tw desnre a J gwmth of deduiJk 
tions- BiuB my for 

diidpltaaiy l e ai wti s whim tta 
Gpvesnairat .envisaged SB {mt 

mt, One StoiC; an 
Op^itun . spokesman on 
.employmras, - said-.‘'wlieo - 
CeauBons bmn - tite' npon 

provides -for tfo 
pratection of workers in ariatioa 

abo denfo;- wnh- the -sone of 
opeiafoMi of wagesconacita 
hb Stant moved.a n^ danse, 
which was oonadetM '.whli a 

number of rdated amend^ts. 

inqrasiag a limh ofJfl~awr«n 

on « ded u dkas mid iti^ ftr 

aB worker& It also pregMMed th« j 
woefeets could onfy be subjected ’ 
to deduokms or tees when the 

eaphfyer oonld show .tiiat the 
wocker cmcerned vins^iiity of 
tbe act cr omission ifoiniriaiiied 

• She said flat if fltee reason- 
abib provisfons were -iim ae- 
cepledwortaTS iqi bnd dewn the 
land shoidd note dan from non 
OB any bad eaiiiibiyar nho 
wnnted to iapore. fines or 
deductioos wnnld. have a field 

venSd be siniide in take 
forge ch u hi B of monw front 
worfcera* pny:'ThiswasHk^ to 
happeb extensivdy in foe least 
wefioiganized secure of foe 
economy where k^jtay and ba(l 
emptoyanc. oon d itioas 
prefvalrat. . " 

The. Govemnie nt did not 
seem odtirerned to ptt suffiden 
protection into foe BOl whidi 
nnanwnded in the sng- 
by foe Opposition was 
otgecrioii aft e:- It vreuhl 

creased by 5i5 per cent last yew. 
While companies vrere compet- 
itive tiiey wonU advance;. 

Mr John Smitii. chief Oppo- 
sition spokesman on trade, toM 
the deficit in tiie first qnrter of 
this year was serioas. As tite oD 
bafowr detesioraied it would 
become n nmdi nrara scihws 

Why, if tbe so calted emtic 
Hens were so nopeetant, had np 
reference been nmde In them 
vrben tbe tnrie fi g u re s were 
paUistaed, or was Mr C3arfc 
taking a send-detached view of 

Mr CbrlB I do not think it 
necessary to make any spedal 
reference to vrhat were cscep- 
tionai fignres fwone qnrter. 


Conunons (2.30): Wages Bifl. 
conclusion of remaining 
Lords (3): Airports Bill, 
commia^ first dtfy. 

Bill to set 
up Shops 
Act study 


Mr R^me^ BoweD (< 

Lab) was grven leave, undo- tbe 
iD-minute rule procedure, to 
bring in a Bill to lefbrm tbe 
Suntey trading laws and pro- 
vide FXDiection for workers in 
tbe indusify'. 

He said there was a profound 
ne^ for change. Since tbe 1950 
Shops Act foioe bad been six 
attempis by private members is 
the House of Lords and 12 
attempts in tbe Commons and, 
most recently, tbe 
Government's own proposals 
for oompiete deicgulatiOD bad 
been rfyected by the House. 

His BUI would estabtisb a 
standing conference; indudsng 
representatives of all ioieresied 
parties, to consider tbe 1950 Act 
and recommend amendmenis 
to it or a new Shops Act- This 
would be a serious attempt to 
find oonsinictive proposals with 
comprehensive consultation. . 

It wns essential to show the 
nation that tbe House was 
prepared to continue to make all 
rrecessaiy attempts to remedy 





and rectify any' and evcfy law 
treated with 

which was widely 

Tbe Bill was read a first time. 

All pairafs were Diged by a 
Covanunest mhristB- &l the- 
Hoase af Xreds m IbBmr the 
exBHi^O: of tite- Pchaee and 
Maceasaf Waksandhare Ih^. 
fharfiM ioBiBDised agtitanf 
whwtoing con^- 
Lady T iBMpiMf en, Under See- 
icmty id State for Heaitii aad 
Swfo) Secarfly,Teglying to Load 
Campbell of Cray (C), said the 
Guujumini were oat satisfied 
vrith the nnmber nf snail chD- 
dm betag h nnianisfi l aad 
wbbed to advise parents and the 
health prafessfons that the risks 
of va e c h ia tiw B were greafiy ent- 
by the benefito of 


In ran recent a^deaiies, she 
said, (bare were 38 deaths not of 
20(Mffi8 cases. Altbon^ foe 
percentage . of children 

inniiuMSM^ ^BiUSt WhOtgriUg 

coi^ in En^and had risen 
sterafly in recent yean, anich 
ranaioed to be done if tii^ were 
igahi to aefaieveihe high rates of 
Che early 197BS. 

Lord Morris (C) said tbe laedi- 
cal prefcsdon bad stated 
ooly (me chOd to lOtMWO corid 
be exposed to a risk of brain 
d amage as a resolt of tite 

lead, to *gnBnn and conflict in 
indostry and uqjustderhi^tns 
from die very low wr^dfsoiiie 
(rf* die poorest .worje^. is foe . 

bfr laa MBaiido (Btwv and 
Foplar* Lal^' said would 
listen to see how foe odnisfer 
corid justify fois Indedus, lav- 

Holt flaiufoaurriL 
O said be would couuaue fan 
vendeaa againM the Govern- 
was ooncerned. It wasgpr^ lo 
gv e mdreworfc to tire teteyeraia 
tite iirittstrial tribunal courts, 

Ctenge te ebange'srite wiih- 
oa t jbsate iion had o prtfrt to 
be laajoghLbeforeiharHcRise ta 
the ,j)ovenimeiiL No qae had 
meof foriffirage aM'aMlishing 
me Tiuric Aea ait for nddeduc- 
^.donirom-wages wuseoifcemed. 
<Ttb G0vetwnenes rase ms 
wafia- this and the water was 
going chroogta. Eveirat tins blc 
stage the mimster dioald haven 
deuhfaed lepentance on this 
aspect of tire BiU. It was bad law 
airi ft would not be kXKbcftHc 
ft wemM brug the whole of foe 
Bin into ^sr^te. 

Uteiewas-M pu^ su ^ra 

for tbe abotitiofl of the 
Acts. Tbe Government had got 
tiiemsdvea impaled ob ^o^l^ 
thing similar to the JSunday 
Trading Bill and they oqgbi to 
Sstea to tbe bedforachers, es- 
pecially tiioae in toudi with 
indastry and commerce..;. . 

Second di^t 

Mergers policy review 


Mr Bari ChamiQn, Secretary of 
State for Trade and Industry, 
rejected a suggestion fr^ Mr 
Ian Wrtariasworfo (Stockton 
South, SDl^ that Govemmeni 
policy on business m ergers 
should be changed so that those 
companies maldog bids would 
have to prove tbe benefits-wbreb 
might flow from them. 

recent mergers had been of Utde 
benefit to workers, customers pr 
the public imerest but bad bera 
largely to do with the s^- 
agpandxsement of those who 
owned the companies or those 
making the bids. 

Mr Channoa: I would be reluc- 
lam to make that change. I did 
not agree with most of what he 
said. There is need for certainty 
here and for craisistent policy. 

Mr Wriggtesworth said many 

This is an area of policy whiefa 
is difficult and neetb study, tarn 
considering all aspects ofit. 

Hinkley Point 

Mr Paddy Ashdown (Yeovfl, t) 
was refuted leave for an emer- 

gencfy debate on tbe refusal bf 
the Gen 

itral Electneity Generat- 
iiK Board to publirii a full report 
or the inquiry into tbe accident 
-at Hinkley Point nudear power 
station on November 29. . 

He said: We can have no faith 
in the assnranoes of tbe Sec- 
retary of State firr the Environ- 
ment (Mr Kenneth Baker) about 
openness in nnclear matters if 
he allows the CEGB to keep the 
docuihem secret. 


The Govenurrent was dieteied 
for the serfond time in tbelfoiise 
of Lords on Tuesday . tiiBit on 
fo^repim the 

ment proposed by M-Eiri af 
SdkMt (Q . to.- prevOri. the 
tenants of dteriwe- hduniig 
associations .taryiqg’'foear'orai 
.bom^ was camedj^f i^.voies 
to 76 • .majority foe 

Government. 41. • - A . r 

Be said thri if dtertfiei were. ' 
allowed to sdi their pRumties 
there would be no incenttve fix- 
anyone to bay or buikl IMofos 

Loid Gray of CoriBL Minister of 
State for Scotland.' such 

tenants might be : ekl^ or 
disablecL The GovniUDeni did 
not want tbem to feel discrimi- 
nated against 

The report Stage was 

Divisional Court 

Law Report May 15 1 986 

Court of Appeal 

Breath t^t law superseded 
by amendment to Act 

Blake T Pope 

Before Lord Justice Stocker and 
Mr Justice Hirst 
[Judgment given May H] 

Tbe constable observed that 
the defendant snwUed strongly 

of atcohojjuid was unsteaefyra 
idam lemsed 

the sufficion should aiite while 
the defendant was still driving. 

US pension 
is liable 
to UK tax 

Acquiring domicile of choice 

It was not necessary for a 

charge under section 6(1) of the 
Road Traffic Act 1972, as sub- 
stituted in Schedule g to the 
Transport Act 1981, that the 
constable's suspicion that tbe 
defendant's alcohol content 
might be above the prescribed 
limit foouid arise ala time when 
the defendant was driving. 

The amended I^islation 
efiminated the numerous tech- 
nical defences under the old law 

his feeL Tbe defendant .cuacw 
to snppty a qxdmen of breath. 

He was arrested and the Lion 
Inioximeter subsequently 
istered that be had 
micrqgrammes of alcohol in 100 
Tnilliltlres of breath. 

Support for foat view was to 
be found in tbe speech of Lord 
Bridge of Harwjdi in Fox v 
CHi^Const^lecf Gwent <[1985] 
I WLR H26, 2 nowhere he sard: 

Aspin V EstiU (Inspector of 

"Paifiameot by tection 25 and 
Sriiedule 8 to the Transport Act 

Mr Cbaites Kellett fbr tbe 
prosecutor; Mr Jeremy Richards 
for the defendant 

1981 replaced tbe old provisions 
by the new and radically 

Regular pension payments 
made by tite Unitn States 
Government to a British subjm 
resufem in England were char^ 
able to United Kingdom income 
tax uoderOse V oTSchedule D. 

an i 

tiM cases decided under it 

.The NiOueen's Bench Di- 
visionallOourt sc 

so hricL allowing 

defendant Raymond Pbn g 
chaw of driving with a 
alcohol le^ in excess oT^ 
prescribed limit contrary t 
section 6(1) of the Road Traffic 
Art 1972. as substitutecL 

said foat tlK justices had based 
their dedtion on Edkins v 
Knowks 01973] 1 QB 748) 
[where it was held that the 
siteptcion of a constaMe must 
arise while tbe mouxist was 
(hiving or axtempting to drive]. 
That case turn^ on the 
construction of section 2(1) of 
the Road Safety Act IM7. 

drafted sections 6 to 12 . . . their 
purpose was to eliminate what 
Parliameni must have regaitied 
as tbe meritless technical de- 
fences vdiidi the old proviaons, 
as construed by tbe courts, had 

Mr Justice Mervyn Davies so 
held in the Chancery Division 

on May 13 in dismissing an 
aitoeal horn a delerminaaon of 

South Btretiogliam general 
commissfonen by Mr Regiii^d 

As|»fl regan^g income tax 

a^essments made 

Hie justices bad misdirected 
themselves as to the meaning of 
sections 60) and 7. The authori- 
ties ' relied upon were not 
authorities for the proper 
consiruction of the 1972 Act, as 

on him for 

foe yrars ffom 1978-79 to 1981- 

The defSmdant had been 
stopped and restrained by mem- 
bers of the public after he had 
been obseri^ driving erraii- 
cailyrThc police anivtto IfTlri 1 5 
mmirtcs later. \ 

Turning to consider the irie- 
-vani Act under which this 
defendant was efaarg^ atten- 
should be drawn m particn- 
7 ,fp foe word “has" in section 
gl^l^and also to section 10(1) 

MR JUSTICE HIR^, agree- 
ing, added that justices should 
be on their guard against being 
led astray by ca^ under the old 
law which bad now been super- 
seded by new legislation 

rent foe concor- 

..^■equiretnent that 

Solicitors: Mr D. I. 

Tbmlinson, Norwich; Stangor & 

HIS LORDSHIP said that Mr 
A^in, having work^ in 
I^iladelpfaia for some 20 years, 
retired to live in tix United 
Kiimdom. He received tbe 
United States pension from 1978 

It fell within the charge to tax 
under Schedule D (sections 108 
and 109 of the income and 
Corporation Taxes Act 1970); 
namely Case V — tax in re sp ec t 
of Incrane arising from pos- 
sessions out of the United 
Kingdom, not being income 
office or emptmrmenL 

Cramer T Onmer 
Befbre Lord Justice Stephen 
Brown, Lord Justice Mosiill and 
Lord Justice Balcombe 
[Judgment given 12] 

A settled intention to live 
indcfinitdy in En^and so as to 
acquire a domicile of choice 
could not be established merely 
by a foreigner having a desire, 
foai was rec ip ro ta ied. to many, 
as soon as it became possible to 
do SO. a resident ^dishman 
and thereafter to live in* 

The Coun of Appeal so stated 
in holding that Jud^ Coles, (jc. 
in determining a p^iminaiy 
issue as to jurisdiction in di- 
vorce proceedings in thg Family 
Division, was wrong to decide 
that a French wife, Mme 
Elissbeih Onmer. had 'acquired 
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Mr Justin Fenwick for the 
husband; Mr Andrew Le Grice 
for tbe wife. 

BROWN said that the husband, 
M Philippe Cramer, and his 
wife, both French, were married 
in 1970 and thereafter had lived 
almost exclusively in France.' 
They had four chiMren. 

In October 1984 foe wife met 
Dr John Martin, fora in the 
medical feculty at Sieffield 
University. She had an interest 
in bis work and subsequently a 
relationship devdoped. 

On September 7, 1985, wifo 
the two youngs diildipn, foe 
wife came to EnglamL was 
to work with. the agreemem of 
•her French empko^with tbe. 
Wellcome Foundation on 
detachment fora Iimiled.perio(L 

Two weeks later She presented 
a divorce petition hi London on 
' the -groimd of- her h usban d's 
alleged unreasonable beha-vioiir, 
and claimed that she was domi- 
ciled in Engfand. 

Her evidence was that she bad 
arrived intending; to stay and to 
marry Dr Martin when that 
became possible. 

Tite judge found that there 

-was a oertmnfy'tliai they would 
marry when tree to <lo so and 
thar foere a fte r tiiey would make 


their home in Errand. 
Juite wem on to hold that the 
wife had discharged tbe heai 
burden of proof and 
mnn I 

a chai^ froin her <fomicile of 
ori^ >n ^anoe to a doducile of 
choice iuEngfencL' 

In 'deddi'ng tiie matter the 

judge had not directed berseU' to 

tbe ebrrea issue. Sie did not 

Literal construction of statute 

Chid’ Constable d Aron and 
Somerset Constabnlary t 

The words "then ... not 
practicaUe to use such a device 
there" in section ^3Mb) of the 
Road Traffic Act 1972. as suta 
stituied in Schedule 8 to the 
Transport Act I98L which stipo- 
lated .when. a.. requirement ^ 
blood might be made, had to be' 
..cpn.5mie d.literatt v. 

' The Queen's Bench . Di- 
visional Court (Lord- Justice 
Stockerand Mr Justice Hirst) so 
held on May 13 allowing a 
prosecutor'^ appeal by way of 
case stated against the acquittal 
by the . Bristol Justices of the 
defendant, James Kelliher, on a 
charge of felling without reason- 
able excu« to provide a spect 
men of Mood-coouai y tosection ' 
8(7) of foe .1972‘ sub-- 

^ that tbejustices were wions 
u holding that the absence ofa 
trained offioer at foe police 
station wfiov the request was 
made did not make it tmpincw 
uca^ to use the breath testine 
device. ' ' ' , , 

It was , not practicable to 

. jeqmre an uKpiiry to be mate of 
other, police stations to' see if 
there was anotiier officer fine to 

anri wwwU rh* 

have to decide on the wife's and 
Dr Martin's intention to marry. 

'Sm had to be cenam that the 
wife had a fixed and settled 
{Dtentioo to-reside here and not 
in France: to nialte her home in 
England' for foe indefinite fe* 
rare. It was not a question of 
'Mietber she was going to live 

with Dr Mar tin 

Tbe feets showed that on 
September 2a 1985 foe wife had. 
at tbe higbe^ a conditional 
intention of remaining- here: 
conditional (» hex b^ng able to 
marry Dr Martin and on foeir 
association existing beyond the 
mere present 

It was for the ctairt to niake an 
flfjjeciive -assessment bf fo? 
situation. The wife had fen 
France in a hurry had fKM 
^orad up 1 ^ alfeirg Shp «ss 
. still employed, owned property 
in tite Soutb of France and bad 
not informed tiie dUklren's 
French schools of hn- plans. 

. . Those were niH. as..tbe judge 
^ held, irrelevrat matters but 
had to be taken into account R 
was not possible for a court 
actiite sen^y <»■ reasonably to 
decide that foe wife .had on 
. Srotember 20 a settled intention 
to live in fogland indefinitely. 

: l^tti Justice Mustfli andX^ 
Jusuce Balcombe d^veiud 
concmringJiH^ineatt:: . 

Solicifotte Bazley White & 
Co: William J. Stoffel 'A Co. 

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Harrods’ hats set to turn heads at Royal Ascot 

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past decade, according *q «~ 

th? *0^®*"®* yesSj®^ 

&noSS" °r 

and pnvate sectors - includ- 
ing over-ihe-coumer medi- 

Cin« _ £j g 

<»f 50 per cent in 
rg lenns over the figure for 
1?^?* <w t^tbe share of Gross 

hiVi7*S devoted to 

health care nsing fiom 5 ner- 

ihf increase 

UK IS now the smatl^^ 
spender on health care 

anuntgst the- Weston devef- In 19S4 NW «»«»«{»» 

UKh^bSJSerfifcfto ^ 7437 

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TTic OHE, a -reiseaicfa body 

, umiui Uoa 

h^ consistently la ^ng be- 
h^ the avdiage spent by 
otter countries in the Oigani- 
zation forfcoDomic Co-oper- 
aikm and Development. 

. Countries su^ as the Unit- 
^ States, Sweden and West 
Germany ^lend neariy hatf as 
much again as the UK, while 
The Netherlands, France and 
Denmark spend about one- 
third more of their GNP on 
health. . 

NUM fails 

reacl^ £747 m^on, with 
another £8S 1 million spent on 
non-NHS medkines and med- 
ical equipment 

*^*1* spendiM on the 

NHS rose by only as per cent 

ni real terms, the smal lest rise 
m NHS resources since the 
reo|axii2ation of the NHS in 

Birt spending on private 
health care that year rose at a 
rate, four times bidier »ha« 
NHS spending. 

The National Union of 
Mineworkers yesterday a »in 
failed to win control of its 
funite at a High Court bearing. 

a- IS-minuie hearing, 
Mr Justice Mervyn Davies 
adjourned unlfl next Tuesday 
the union's application for an 
end to the 1 7-month receivei^ 
ship of its asets. 

It was the third time iht» 
year that the case had Ven 
adjourned, leaving the HUM'S 
£I4.S million assets still in the 
hands of the receiver. 

The judge decided on an 
adjournment after being told 
ttet secret talks to settle part 
m a^on about the removal 
OT NUM funds-fti^ B matn 
dun^ the pit sii^ had 
f^hed a ciiidal stay and 
could be pr^udiced if the 
union's application went 

The total cost of yesterday's 
hiring, with seven ^s, gight 
other barnstdts and a dozen 
sohcitors in court, was esti- 
mated at £lS,00a 

Award for 

By Mark Dowd 

Miss Marjorie Wallace was 
ye^erday awarded the Nation- 
al &hizophrenia Fellowship's 
John Pringle Memorial 
Award for ISro for her sfrif^ 
of articles, ^’Sch^lueiihi - 
FoigoRea miiess% pab- 
fjsbed in The Times last 

It is the first time tile award 
has been made and coffimemo- 
rates the founder of the fellow- 
sbk> who died in 1984. 

Mr Ladovic Kennedy, 
speaking on behatf of the 
jod^s, said the artidcs “cao- 
stil uted a quite outslandii^ 
coatrfimtioB to public aware-' 
ness of the effects of tins tragic 
iDness and the nee^ of timse 

who suffer frmn it They Ining 
Sharif iuto view the defiden- 

cies of present services and are 

in tile best trufitiens ef con- 
ceroed jonmalisia**. 

The fdlowsiim was feanded 
in I9TC to spread greato' 
■wl«s*aadi^ of the iqpei^ 
problems arisiiqt firMt the 
illness and fte the mnWHii 
support of relatives. Jt has 
more than 5,000 memhera 

Bilfen is 
warned on 

By JtAn Winder 
A warning to the Honse of 
Commons of the^absurdity of 
pu nishing a political reporter 
for ieakii^ a committee rep o u 
while not acting a gainst the 
person who had shown him 
the -report was given through 
the Leader of the House of 
Commons, Mr J<dm Biffen, at 
Westminster yesterday. 

The warning was about the 
case of Mr Richard Evans, 
Lobby Reporter of The Times, 
w4io is threatened with sus- 
pension from Westimnster for 
six montiis . fbr “leaking" a 
report of a Commciis 'sdect 

Mr Ivor Owen, diairaian of 
the f^riiamentaiy Press Gal- 
lery, but not a member of the 
k>l^, proporite Mr Biffen's 
liesdth at a Press Gallery 
lunch, said: "It would be 
labsuid in the extreme ^ in 
defending its privileges, the 
House of Cbmmons were to 

Miss Marjorie Wallace, first 

revert to'the medieval practice 
of punishing the herald who 
conveys the message while 
taking no action against its 

Mr Biffen made no com- 
ment on the matter. 

Mr Owen, Partiamemary 
Correspondent of The Fiiuzn- 
cial Times, said: "Editors 
must be fiiee to decide ^'ch 
journalists reixesent their 
newspapers at Westminster.**. 

Church sells 
Shell holding 

The Methodist Church said 
yesieniay that it has disposed 
of hs 2^,000 shares in Sbdl 
Transport and Trading be- 
cause of the involvement of j 
Shell companies in ^uth 
Aftica. The holding was worth 
about £1.6 million. 

During the pest tvro years 
the Methodists have disposed 
of. several holdings in other- 
companies with large smkes in 
the South African economy; 
British Electric Traction, 
Mariey Tiles, Northern 
oeerii^ Industries, Metal Box 
and Pilidngton. 


Impressionists very 
popular in New York 

By Hbdp Miallalien 

On Tuesday evening in New 
York SoAefo’^s held a remarit- 
aUe sale of Impressionist and 
Biodaii paintings, whidi pro- 
duced $31,542,500 or 
£201,219.551, with only 7 per 
cent bOQglit in. Seven pfetiro 
luade mMe than 51 miiiHin 

The aaost expen^ve, at 
52,868,000 or £1.833333, 
made ^ a dealer fnMD Europe^ 
was** An Bal de L'Opera" by 
TouioKe Lantrec (estimate 
SlnulUon to $1300.000). This 
dated from 1893 and showed a 
Rumber of welHaromi Pai^ 
sian SfKiety and Dmi- 
Mondaine i ^m es, sidi as tiie 
Prince de 'Sagan, Maurice 
Gnibert and Jane Avr^.^ 
lioiifpr from the . Momin 

The first five lots in the safe 
came fixuB the ctrileetioa itf Mr 

and Mrs David Bakalar, iff 
Boston, and between ^^ 
they "»»**«» more than Sonui- 
fion. A ModiriM ^ 

a $«od^ gtri, .Annie 
irent to a IwrrateAawpcan 
bhhfer at $1380.000 w 
£1369331, mneb in Inm ^ 
the estiniBte of between ai-s 
imPIfon an d $23 BlilliOH. A. 
very attractive Fhttin latoip. 
criiUKfe of flowers and fr^. 
made a loo^ ^ioe. for the 

artist of . $1,540,000 or 
£987479 (estimate $600,000- 
$300300). The same price, 
i^ain a lecoid, was made by a 
misty vfew of die Avemie de , 
L^Opera by fjatinu P Sy^urre 
(estimate $700,000-$90Q300). 

The sale also tsdnded a 
number' of s c rip tei es by Hen- 
ry Mome^ one of whidi made a j 
stnmg price of $935300 or 
£^19359. A was a tw<^ 
piece Tcdiniim fignre tetii^ 
from 1960 (.estimate 
Moore has written exfes^vdy 
about tills tdeoe, emphasiziiqt 
tte uiteortiuMe dr the gaps and 
Spaces. : ^ 

la Geneva QB' Tifesd..,, 
Sotheby's- soU flw jewels <ff| 
the late Countess Mona Bis-' 
liiarrlr, nn Amninm aho iuhi 
ried a grandson of the Aon 
Chancellor; and ' both 
Sotheby's and Chiwtie^ of- 
fered Enropemi mher. The 
jewels produced Svriss francs 
7337300 or £2,750300 with 
eveiytl^ sdlni^.aiid- a ifrig 
by Cartier, wftfi a stepcar 
diamond tff 31.77 eaiate. made 
Sw FV 2370,000 or £866366. 
Tnere was also a tworstrand 
pearl necklace, Jn vrideh the 
coiatess was lAotograpbed te 
Ceefi Bea^ Thisimfaed Sw 
FV.737300. or £258396. 

It emerged during the hear- 
ing that the 16 woridng min- 
ers, who woo the appointment 
of a receiver on November 3a 
1984, are now split over 
whether he should continue. 

Two miners, Mr Colin 
Clarke and Mr John Lipirot, 
want to ensure that the con- 
duct of the pending action, 
over the removal of funds 
frm Britain, is saf^uarded 
before the receiver steps 

Top ntiUhiets have really let 
fashion go to their 
Those seeldra a bead-tm- 
hat for Kiwal i^cot in 
June need look no Earth er 
than Harrods wiiere every 
taste in headgear is catered 
for. Fm the country^ fashio n 
cottsdons, a day at the best- 
known race is not 

complete witbont a new hat. 
these for sizes (top) 

elegance in a broad-brinuned 

straw hat in indigo created 
te Philip SomnirvQIe, at 
£191; (bottom Ml) in the 
racily 9frit, a white top hat 
and spotted vefl by FV^erick 
Fox, tile Queen's milliner, at 
£151; and Ooft) perhaps not 
eyery onfs taste detki bat a 
witty winnm all Ae 
Ais ‘cup and saucer* design 
from Graham ?^i th, at £179 
(I*fMitogr4ihs: Tim Bishop). 

Meanwhile, in New Zealand, 

tte wmU-fonioiis stme is 
Henry Hairod (below), 
ine restaiuatear sa]^ he is 
gemg action from 

Harrods because they want 
him to slop trading under the 
name they imve in common. 
He has been using it for 30 
years in Palmerston North. 

40 groups 
to share 
£5.8m left 

More than 40 voluntary 
oiranizations are to get £5.8 
mniioii, left to Aem by Ae 
Greater London Council on 
its last hectic working day 
before abolition. 

A High Court judge yester- 
day granted Wesiminsier Oty 
Council permission to drop its 
legal challenge to a selected 
group of spending decisions 
by Ae GL(T on March 

Mr Mark Lowe, counsel ibr 
Westminster, told Mr Justice 
Hodgson that Ae city council 
bad considered a batch of 
spending decisions, vrorA 
£18.5 million, to about 67 
oiganizations in London, in 
the light of Ae House of Lor^ 
judgement outlawing the 
G^s earlier plans to give ^6 
million to Ilea, voluntary 
groups and an arts centre. 

Westminster had concluded 
that £5.8 million fell mto a 
“lawfiir category. 

But it took the view that 
£5.6 million was unlaw^ and 
a further £7.] million in- 
volved decisions for whi^ 
necessary government consent 
had been refused. Those be- 
quests were, therefore, stil 
being challenged. 

On the day that it made the- 
sprading decisions. Ae GLC 
faid £17.6 million mto court, 
to be held penAng a ruling on 
whether the deasions were 





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After 36 years of considerable restraint, 
we ve ftoally splashed out on our endearing little 

Not on its advertising, mind. 

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think?) ^ 

-And bright red wings for the Dolly below. 

In other ways, of course, ift the same old story. 


Forfurthermfonnation did 1()0 and ask for Freefone Cit^^ 

Intenors that remain reassuringly sparse. 

Petrol consumption that remains reassur- 
ingly miserly. 

And an engine compartment that remains 
reassuringly empty. 

(There^ still more space than engine, so 
there^ still less to service or repair:) 

At Citroen, you see, weVe always relied on 
our car to sell our rar 

Never on glossy advertising. 


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US scientists pledge to 
reject funds for all 
Star Wars research 


ha51*S.!S“ &S2 “^?***^ depaitmeitfswdukl.iiot;accept . 1 ^ 
g ggff l ^to jy .ofnog-. ^money. aBti4)affi^ 


^ ln_ 109 physw* and ene^ lOg^mlater. 

mon^ from the icse^ 5S!l[*VliFTS®2Sfl^S He sak| Gea«Ml James 

foods for Pmsideiit Rca^*» Abrahamsoo, the.SDI direo- 

Strategic Ddoice Initiative. iwwtgm sayit^ last 

•TL^ ' . lectuieis.ano 2 ,buu graauate aatumn ihai-Vuitv &w 

*fo**®“*» vwkmg in fields 

15 Nobd laureates and the cnicialm the programme were. **«**“«» were opposing SDL 
of prqfa sors in the . opposed to it. '-. IpasiFrid^agroiqj'ofpnH 

jym ng university physicsde- kfrfkoraaBrnwn aDemn. SDrideniisisahnoimced the 

fornadcm.ofa s.^^ 

conceived and dangatms . iihrfri»wS, cngmeeni® ooninuitee for^a 

lliey said fnrtber pursuit of said:‘*Wfaatweaiewitnessmg 
a missile defimce was likely is is tbe.thiid major uprising ^ ^ alraa^ erih yad- g O re-t 
hasten an arms race on earth the'nation's scienfists a gamct search scientiSES' aoppor&ng; 
andinspabe. an dement of US weapons the programme. 

Profes sor Jo hn K^nt,fiom 'P°*^" . They critkxmd tbe op^> 

me Umverany of Illinois said Hie only- precedents were nents for taUng a position in 
malSyper^toftbeteadiers scientific omwation to aimo- advance of proper research, 
to the 20 leading physics qiheric nnfcfegr tests' in" the experiniemation and testtn& 

Nato to debate chemical weapons 

Brossels Nato ambassa- weapons are intended prknar- 
9^ tCp®* today to ily ftr Europe, the US Con* 
prepare tor next week]s meet- gnsshasoiadeilsapprovaltbr 
M defence ministers, nmding their production sulv 
JJ[9*cfa U expected to conader ject to a request by Nata 
t he in cky question of Nato The weapons are to rei^ace 
approval to nj^u&ctiiie of • obsolescent stocks, bqt will be 
inoc^ chemical wrapof^ stored in the US-" 

^ United States (Frederick They could be used m 
Sonnait writes). 155mm sheik or air-launched 

As these new chemical bombs. 

Lobbyist ^ 

cuts White Photogr; 

Fran Midiad Binyon spy sate 


Mr Michael Oienra; the -n. i_j ‘j 

embattled lobbyiscaiHlfiuiay TteOierubylaradtetfa^ 
friend of Fteddent ficagan, previdedevidem^ofafiava 
has iHwttwt back his White space tedindoff.aomn 
Honse pass in an efiivt in wea kn e s s m-nuclear safety- It 
preteat embanassmeht to the emc^ from ^ jnetoK 
Plesidentdiiriimtoeintestlea* token of . the stndCT power 
tioK into hisa&vities. station by m American sa^ 

_ ... ^ lhe,threedaysafterlhecxplo- 

MfrDeater,tbeonlytoniire aonhappenodl 
WhheHope^toietai^ Confiisioa about eherndbyl 

pBssafterfcanngoffice,srait snowed analyses of photo- 
back by «»«s^ * graphs assembled for the 

personal note. He Ira ate United States Government 
**“?*? from data transmitted to earth 
copies ^hfr Rmgansscfa^ by the landsat 5 spacecraft, 
ale, and wiD no longer Bse the Hieysurastedthattwooftfae 
White Honse tenn i s coarts. ^iif reactois in . the power 
sisc ifwiH , tfn, station haft il iapnyrato d. , . 
to distoms Uraself from the ..1116 reason d» 
ludiy, aune n day (ay m Ihe fict that t&e 
after the Geaen^mcepantng. n^nnam^mn^^Mm|||ra 
Office issaed a iQurtsa^aa 
flat ha .may hare .nolbea 
fedmal coo^lict^'ateicst ' 


Mr Deaver Odd Tke Whatf 
iagSMAisr OB Tuesday Aatlw 
hd tenainated tfecassioiia 
wM Saatehi and Saatehi, toe 
BriCtsh adverts^ agency 
that was proposing to boy Us 
lobbying agency for SIS mO- 
liMi (£11.7 mfllioaXHe abb {|[i|P iffi^ 
sahl he had never ased hb 
idbOiQiiship with the Reagans 
on behalf of any cSeaL 

MeanwhOe, a CanadiaH 
paritamentaiy connntnee yes> chemoM b J\\ 
terday began a prelimhiary w \ \Track1 

inqviry into ffie hfring of Mr \ \ 

Draver for $ 1 (^ 1,000 to iqww- \ \ 

snt Otmwa. Ilie issoe was Tradi2\ 
whether Ottawa had spent ^ X / 

taxpayers money knowtogly 

vkda^USlaw. _ 

weapons are intended nknar- The two chemical com p o- 

ily for Europe, the US Con* nents are kqn separate onffi 
gras has oiadeilsapproval for the weapon is in ft^t^liettoe 
nmding their production sub- the term **binary** » and are 
ject to a request Nata therefore comidetely safe to 
The weapons are to reidace slme, unlike exist^ stocks, 
obsolescent stocks, bqt will be * They would mainly beused 
stored in the US-" to equip US forces. The-US b 

They could be used m the only country in Nato wnth 
1 55mm sbelb or air-bunched ^ production capability fyr 
bombs. chemical weapons. 


on arms 

j'^Nidiolas Ashford 
Diptanadc Correspoodeot 

There is ihile prospect of a 
'breakihrou^ ' -to the arms 
conixol- n^odations bet wee n 
Uie United Stetes arui the 
Soviet Union in the short 
tei^ according to the annual 
strategic survey to the Inter- 
na'tio^ institute for Strat^ic 
Stiufies. . 

. The' survey.- ptiblisbed this 
week, says .that the grand 
d^m of Piesideiit Reagan 
.'andMr Gorbachov are ‘^curi- 

. ... both 

"quhe ecpliddy at the impossi- 

Ire £ »T*l Af riitwwiating ni»«Ww 


“To the extent that both 
leaden know tire g^ is 
uhrealizabie, they merit the 
criticism of informed observ- 
ers fra' humbug to a 

gulliUe and Itopeful public.** 
Itadds thaithe ba« incom- 
patibility of the US and Soviet 
apfiroacbes towmtis foe elzmi- 
natirai <df nudear weapons 
“puts an ^ to an^ tboi^t of 
raiMd progress in this di- 

The survey concludes that 
the challenge to leaders on 
both sides 'wiB be to manage, 
and possibly reduce, tensjon. 


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A letter (above) from “BflP, a US mddier, written <hi Hitlerk stationery, tme Hem in a US 
exhOrition of aieinoralMlia; and a smyishot of Onporal Hitler frtmi the First World War. 

Hitler war snapshots 
on show in America 

Unioo, nBimte (AP) — A 
sirestika-decorat^ photo- 
graph albiBB sooo to go on 
mq^ay at an antigae mnsenm 
here appean to contain snap- 
shots (rf yoBDg Corporal Adolf 
Hitler and his comrades-in- 
arms darin g the First World 

Bat wfadher it is Hitler's 
persmtal album of wartiaie 
memories is net so certain. 

Mr Itondy Donley, owner of 
the Seven-Aoe Antiques Vil- 
lage and Masemn, says he 
bought the album 13 months 
ago from- a former US Army 
private who wishes to be. 
identic only as “BOT. 

Mr Donley says H is the 
centrepiece of a collection of 
Uider memoralHlia BQI col- 
lected in tile dosh^ days (d 
the SeeondWorid War and 
posted bade to his wife. 

The album contains 68 vin- 
tage snapshots of Hitler and 
other members of the 16th 
BavariaB Reserve, an infontry 
nnh posted on the Western 
Front dnrnig the First Worid 

Hitler had foiled a phyrical ' ^ 
examination in his native Ans- A' 
trie when war broke ont in 
1914, so he ' emitted to 
Germany and volunteered. 

Chernobyl aftermath: problems in Washington, Strasbourg and Bonn 

Photograph errors point to 
spy satelUte shortcomings 

By Pearce in Londtm and Midmfri Ali 

' TbeChernob^acddentfaas cans called on a qiaoecraft 
peovidedevide^ofafiava Miidi would not nonnally be 
! space teduudow, is wdL to'n employed for the type of hi^ 
weakness in-nuc^ safdy- It - rasolutioti reconnaissance 
eme^ed from foe pifoires seefodforfoesurvey. 
taken of the strickm power 

station by an American totel- can BiM sppf satdlites was 
Ihe, force da^ after the explo- m oibh.'ind' at the time was 

monitoring .Libya and the 

Confusion about Chatobyl Middle S<t: There was no 
followed analyses of ifooto- question jof manoeovring it 
graphs assemlfod fra foe even temporarily. 

United States Government Thai job Should have foOen 

from data transmitted to earth to a new military spacecraft, 
to the Landsat 5 spacecraft, tfoidi was destroyed with the 
Tliey gigBcsted foal two of the foihire of a Titan 34D being 
four reactois in the power launched from the Vanden- 
statfon hdStiisfofEgramd., VS^ Air Force base, 

The' reason fra foe ifosw t^fra^ mi-A 18. 
foy m-litt fict thfo tfie foe State De- 

, LANDSAT-* " 
■ -taindied by Dalte 
rOrbit 566x671 mite 
^LThematic mapteu 
slowly scans 


Leanched-hy Titan 
Orbtt 102x170 mBBS 
Camera and tn l oa oop o 
Fim ejedsd-teded 
bvparachvta / 

[ in Washiagtia 

paitmeBt turned to the civil- 
ian saieilite, which is equipped 
for and mineral sur- 

veys, pofl^on detectum and 
crop mraiitoring- 

It differs fundamentally 
from the Big Birds, whkn 
have foe best resohition cam- 
era and foescope lenses avail- 
able to fock rail objects 
snallar thsm a person. 

,Ab infiw-red sensor is 
among ttm T anH«t detectors. 
That showed the hot spot of 
the burning reactor core. But 
the sparecraft does not have 
the high resoliixioD of the Big 

Mai^nng is done in a series 
of traverses as the planet 
rotates .benrathithe .saieOke. 
But there is an overlap bCP 
-jweea a^iUpc^ l^ifos- When 
' the- niap-was amembiedr foe 
data was not of high enough 
resedntion- to show the 
images in tire overlap wm not 
matched precisely. 

Officials in the Dqxutment 
of Defence were suggesting 
yesterday that the experienfo 
showed that it was essential in 
foture to agnee an inspection 
■system many anangemem for 

Wtoforeton space expeiis 
said tfo M^et Union a 
more extensi're spara moni- 
toring and detection network 
than the United Slates Depart- 
ment of Defence. 

But the forrer American 
spaororaft were claimed to be 
more sophisticated and de- 
si^ied for ^ledal purposes. 

EEC may 
seek new 

From Richard Owen 

The EEC Commission may. 
ask for greater powers to deal 
with Chernobyl- typeemergen- 
des, acconling to senior Com- 
munity sources. 

The Commission met y» 
terday ai the Europe Fama- 
ment to consider the 
aftennaib of Qreiiolqd and 
the EEC's foihire to act deci- 
sively until two weeks after the 

Sources said senior officials 
were difoiayed by damay to 
foe EECs image over the past 
two weeks, but that the Com- 
mission would need ajuiidical 
baas for new powers and was 
likely to nm into uoniiuversy 
if it proposed new procedures. 

EECJ foieisi minislers final- 
ly -aj^eed to- a -ban on food , 
importsfrom seven East Ennv 
pean nations on Monday, but 
failed to agree on radiation 
levels for the monitoriiig of 
contaraioatioD in foodstofis 
traded within the Common 

Report rcleeteil: Mr Stanley 
Clinton Davis, foe EEC Con- 
missiooer for ibe Enviran- 
roenc, has rdected an ETC 
report on sa^ .at S^lpfirid 
aito'.other nucieac plants in 
Europe as inadequate is the 
light of foe OteTO^l disaster 
(Richard Owen writes). 

Mr CUntOD Davis said the 
CommissioD would produce 
another report The European . 
nudear industry bad ^own a . 
patronizing altitude towards 
pile's legitimate fears, be 


Political fallout 
threatens Kohl 
election chances 

From Frank Johnson, Bonn 

ChanoeDor Kohl -resterday 
made strenuous efforts to 
show he is “doing something** 
abont foe effects of Chernolvl 
on West .(jennany, amid the 
growire bdief that h is the one 
issue tret could cost him the 
next general election. 

He made his first pro- 
nouncement on the issue to 
the Riiftdgaa g ^federal Parlia- 
mentX, emphafodng his per- 
sonal initiative to write to Mr 
Gorbachov proposing an in- 
lernational con&tenoe on nu- 
clear safety. 

Meanwhile. Herr Ignaz 
Kiedde, his Minister of Agri- 
relfoce, madeit known that he 
meet ibinistera H^tlxe 
Mnder (rcgiorel)’* govern- 
ments today to discuss what 
compensation could be given 
to formen whose produce, 
becanse of fears that it might 
be' contaminated by radiation, 
could not be sold. . 

Tire sudden activity has 
■followed fofs in which accu- 
sations' 'were made that Bonn 
■was doing nothing about foe 
effects of Chernobyl on the 
couniry. The dtsmnyuig thing 
for the GovenxBient isthat foe 
effects — or those that can be 
measured — appw to be 
.negligible. Radiation levels 
were b^ to normal last week. 

. 'll is foe fanners, however, 
who are causing the immedi- 
aie pefoti^ problem. The 
Christian Demooat (CDU) 
Government of Lower Saxony 
laces the polls on June 15, and 

fears that unless farmers are 
compensated they will ab- < 
stain, giving victory to the ! 
Soci^ Democrats (SPD). 

This would ^ive 
“momentum** to the reuonal 
SPD in the run-up to the 
general election — due within 
eight months — just when it 
was b ^'nning lO lOSe Sight Of 
returning to power as foe 
economy continued to 

Compensation to the farm- 
ers was opposed by Herr 
Gerhard Sicdienberg. foe Min- 
ister of Finance, who insists 
that his austere policy on 
puUic..expendi(ujre is foe rea- 
soii.fiv the strong economy. 
He points with pride to fig- 
nres, issued last week, which i 
show that prices have actually , 
fallen this year, the first such 

But Herr Ernst Albrecht, foe > 
Prime Minister of Lower Sax- 
ony, was reported to have* 
ban^ his fist and shouted 
when pleading with Herr 
Stolienberg this week for com- 
prasatiOD for the state's fani^ 

Yesterday it ap p e a red that 
Herr Albrrcht and electoral 
consiiferations have won the 
ai]gument and that fauners 
will gel their money. 

Herr Stolteobeig had argued 
that, if foe farmers were 
compensate for CberoobyL 
other interest groupis would 
also warn compensation. 

15 years 
jaU for 

Bielefeld (AP) - A West 
German court has convict^ 
and sentenced a British soldier 
10 i 5 years* imprisonment fra 
the rape and mutder of re 18- 
year-old woman, a military 
spokesman said yesterday. 

Squadron Lea^ Paul Don- 
nelly of BAOR headquarters 
in Mondiengladbach identi- 
fied the soldier as Richard 
Simmons, aged 25, of South 
Wales, who was accused of 
raping and straining Sabena 
Rosenbohm of LiUibeeke, 
north-west CenDaxty J 1 
months ago. 

Simmons, who is single, was 
assigned to foe S4fo Engineer 
Support and Ambulance 
Squ^ of foe Royal Corps of 
Transport in Lubbedee, said 
Leader Z>onneUy. 

After consultatirais with 
British authorities, jurisdic- 
tion in the case was given to 
the Bielefeld regional court 
red prosecutor's office. 

Simmons is being held in a 
West German prison in Biele- 
feld pending an appeal 

Kibbutz Briton 

Jerusalem (Reuter) — The 
body of a strangled 23-year- 
old British woman has here 
found near a roadside, in 
Israel's southern desert region. 

The woman, Lucy Amos 
from Kjogsion-on-Thamro, 
had been missing since Mon- 
day from the nearby kibbutz 
of Shderol, where she had 
been working as a temporary 

Bologna trial 

Bologna (Reuter) — Italian 
magistrates have asked fra 20 
people, including Lido GellL 
fugitive head oi af the illegal 
P2 masonic lodge, to be sent 
for trial for the bombing in 
1980 of Bologna railway sta-. 
lion in which $5 people died. 

Press strike 

Dhaka — About 1,200 Ban- 
gladesh journalists and more 
than 6,000 newspaper workers 
begre a 24-hour strike to 
protest against .publishers* re- 
fusal to pay a 30 per cent pay 
rise awarded by a govero- 
ment-appoimed wages com- 
missioD earlier this year. 

Macao talks 

Macao (Reuter) — China 
and Portugal will b^n negoti- 
ations on Macao's future in 
Peking next month, foe pro- 
Peking newspaper Ou Mun 
said here. 

G^ms sparkle 

Geneva (AP) — Forty-one 
lots of jewellery from the 
estate of the late Countess 
Mona Bismarck were sold at a 
Sotheby's auction in (jeneva 
for a total of 7.837,500 Swiss ' 
francs (£1827,273). 

Easy tai^ets 

Bonn (Reuter) — American 
soldiers in West Germany 
have been told to leave their 
cowboy boots and Stetson hats 
behind when they go out for 
the evening as their dress and 
behaviour is making them an 
easy target for terrorists. 


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Socialists try to censure 
Chirac over guillotine 
attempt on disputed Bill 

The opposition Socialists 
yesterday tabled the first cen- 
sure motion, in response to 
the new French Government's 
attempt to use a parliamentary 
guillotine on a controversim 
enabling Bill giving it the 
power to I^siate ^ decree on 
a series of economic and social 

The Socialists' move came 
after the aimouncemeni by M 
Jacques Chirac, the Prime 
Minister, on Tuesday ni^t 
that the Government bad 
decided to call a vote of 
confidence to put an end to 
the blocking tactics adopted 
by the left against the Bill. It 
h^ already been subject to 
more than 600 amendments 
and three weeks of debate. 

M Chirac's decision was 
prompted by the unexpected 
decision of the Socialists on 
Tuesday to table a further 
package of 20 amendments, 
despite having previously giv- 
en an unden^ng not to do 

The Government has set 
itself an extremely tight legis- 
lative timetable, and it be- 
came clear that it would hav’e 
to use the guillotine if the 
necessary* legislation were to 
go through Parliament before 
the summer recess. 

However, to outside observ- 

Ftom Diana Geddes, Paris 

ers it4ooks as if the Govern- 
ment has simply given to 

the mounting' pressure nom 
its own supporters to to get on 
with the implementation of its 
electoral promises. 

On Monday, the leadim 
right-wing newspaper. Le 
Fis^fO. caused a stir when it 
published a froni-^jage editori- 
al bv M Alain Peyrefitte, the 
paper's editor-in<hief and 
former ^uUist minister, in 
which he effectively called on 
the Government to stop drag- 
ging its feet in order to avoid 
succumbing to *^e tyranny of 
the status quo". 

M Jean-Marie Le Pen. lead- 
er ofthe extreme-dght Nation- 
al Front, voiced more, fiian 
just his own party's suspicions 
when be suggest that the 
requirements of maintaining a 
p^cefiii political "cohab- 
itation" with President 
Mitterrand bad forced ,M 
Chirac put a lot of socialist 

water into his liberal (right- 
wing) wine". 

M Chirac is naturally anx- 
ious to move ahead quickly, 
both in order to satisfy his 
critics and to get the 
Government's {KOgramme of 
liberalizing the economy 
rolling. ' 

But he feels that it wouM 
not be wise in a democratic 

country for the Government 
to be seen to be taking too 
much power into its own 
hands by ibrcii^ l^islalion 
through Pariiament, particu- 
larly when the Bill concerned 
is itself designed to give the 
Government additional pow- 
ers to by-pass PariiamepL 

FuitheraKMie, M Chirac 
knows that he will jHobably 
have to have recourse to the 
same guillotine procedure on 
the very next Bill to be 
present^ to Parliament. 

' The Beaoral Reform Bill 
which would repeal the Sociai- 
ist law on proportional repre- 
sentation and bring hack the 
old system of majority voting, 
is strongly contested by sever- 
al centrenright UDF deputies, 
who would stand to lose their 
scats under the old system, as 
well as by the National Front, 
the Socialists and the 

The Cabinet yesterday gave 
its approval to the Govern- 
ment to use Article 49-3 on the 
Eleaoral Reform Bill, which 
is due to be presented to 
Parliament next Tuesday. 

Not only does that proce- 
dure act as a guillotine, but it 
also enables the Government 
to avoid 'an embarrassing 
count of those opposed to it 

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hfr Rajiv Gandhi, the 
Prime Mhusier of India, ar- 
rived in the Zambian capital. 
Lnsaka, yesterday at tbe start 
of his firn trip to sub-Saharan 

During the next three days 
he will also visit Zimbabv^ 
Angola and Tanzania. 

Accord^ to bidan High 
Commission officials, Mr 
Gandhi will use the trip to 
acquaint himself with black 
southern Africa's campaign 
against white-ruled South see his.virix 
as the most crucial of tbe trip 
because he and Me Robert 
Mugab^ the 2mbabwean 

Prime Ministff, are members 
of a seven-nation committee 
whidi win examine next 
month's report ^ tbe Com- 
monwealth Bnment Persons 
Groupt. and decide whether 
Pretona is acting with suffi- 
cient determination lo dis- 
mantle apartheid. 

The report by the ^up, 
which IS examining the 
propects fbr change in South 

Afiica, m^ affect whether the 
Commonwealth wiE. Joice 
Britain to take stroagaaetkm 
against PiKotiL ... 

The report is dso exiiect^:- 
to be the main topic of 
disensaon in Tanzania, the 
last 5t<v> cm the. trip* because 
Mr Jonh t^dec^ a fbnner- 
Tanamian Foreign Minister, 
is a member of the group!. '. 

- Jbbaiiae^tizg(AF)-Abus 
c an y i ttg >76 stfeoolchitdigi 
(rirerlnnied, 3lof them 

‘and ngiiring tbe isst, autbori- 
lies in the vSoi^ African 
boineiand. of. Transkei said 
yesfeniv.' ■ ; 

The accident on Tuesday 
nig^ .was the second bos 

disasser in ffie black homdand 

' A btts ccadied on a moon, 
tain, road m . Transka on 
Monday, kiIBi|g>30 of the 97 

iKMnaasid'& Prime Miniaer 
said he asked the Tntnsl 
l»rt Muustfy.frir an explana- 
tion as m why so many 
cbil&en were padsd onto one 

has. '■■■ 

Kfr btaanzina said the bos 
overai m ed mi a load in the 
&gcpbo district, in the west- * 
<m pan ofthe famnetend, ash ^ 
was bringing tbe diikbira baA 
. The oadi cm Mond^ oc- 
coned is smtlieast Tiuskei 
when tbe geara and brakes of a 

bus felled » h was diiviiw up 
a steep fbcline,pa3iee sm 

Tbe vdiide roQed bade- 
waids, stitidt- a - .feen 
ovecuiniedofftfaeTaad: . 

Ttaoskdtiesalong tbeJndi- 
ain Ocera> coast between the 
cities m Oarfeui aaid Brat 



Buyingahomecanbealongand cafled tont^-iacel can also prr»/if^p 

tortuous jirocesSi - And it "will certainly take some loans, personal loans and even 

Indeed, at times it_can seem as of the stress out of a very stressful house and contents insurance, 
though everjrone is working" peric^. — - - special o£feii 

, , ■ , obvious ad^- ^ limited period, we won’t 

TJats why^Vesetouttoi^ tage of s^ our_ service is ^ just ofibr yoir a ffcdble mortgage. 
at l^ pne^m the chain both very flexible. Wll also ^ you a cheaper ' 

flexi^andfct A flexible mortgage. pack^. . 

e mortg^, ^ ^ repayment Because as a special offer; we're 

mortgage, endowment mortgage, not charging our normal ,fl25 
Often, for example, well give or a combination of both, anar^ment fee on any application 

you ail immediate on-the-sp^ How much you can borrow recevi^ before 30th June 1986. 

indication ofwhether or not ^ can depends of epur^ on how much So if youB like a leaflet; just ask 

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Then, otaee youVe passed the so diat you can take advantage of Strictly speaking, we can't 
nornialcreditcfaecksandpurhouse our competitive service, proinise everyone a mortgaga^ ^ . 

been- ^^ued -^ (Just ask for a flotation,) But we can promise not to keep 

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justafewckys. ^ . your home by adding an extension forananswer - 

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could keep you ahead in a so- your present mortgage. 




Nidrahls Ashirad, DiplwMfe CBn wInrafnit 

'If the C umiii o u w ex Ml pamttS^—mnreoeeaataa 
mat PersoBS Gipopu which jfe .»Bitav.'A6iau ^Sadly, 
icdBBcd t» SooCb'Afrks Ninhi^ e x p e riowt iritb d- 
ln^,saixftdhhiaeg!irth& v3hb rate Wtfd«h4ivcd and 
the tdease of Mr NelsoB the sriUies took ovarogmiii 
Miuidefe, the blade aoliWMifet 1983!. 
leedec,asafiiststeptowaitisa - GcoenUMnsagiD was bora 
bbde-whifedialogB^nchef ia Abeifeota, (^pn date, is 
die oe^ wai go to Gcaeral 1937 aiMwaatziuM at Moos 
Olnc^an Obasa^lOk the beto JoiDiBg the Nlgeriao 
gcDiip%N%a{aBG»-dkairiBaiL Axov. He hat persMtal expe- 

* Tile fonoer Nigerhai head rieaee ofthe derastatisg effect 
of slateraade a highopactOB whidbiinlMldivisioDsceohave 
boffi Made aad white Soofe . is Africa, He eerred ia tiu 
Afrk^ nhofli he oKt dariag GeogoielfrtSfraadtiidibdda 
twocarifer'vidlstbthexcgife-' sacoetnea of acBMv |Mt8 io 

lictidryw.' ■ ’* — 

. lo pacticalac; heioipRncd 

4be fadenl Avw diniBg the 
N%eriaa dv3 war. He accept- 

'nembeis' of fee Cafafaet as 'f cd the sneadcr «f the d^et- 
in tiie words of Mr cd Kiffin kaves m 1978. 

Biirtia, the FopjgBlIft&tfet •- ^ AUoi^he^endsBMMtor 
soaieoiie who **kBOws the re- ' his tine femiu these days. 

afities of Afrioi’*, 



What pndoced this hack- witiin 

handed coaiptinient was the N^em. A speech Iwddivered 
fiut that Geoeral Obasaajo, last year, wMdh was hnpli^ 
while bdi^ totally opposed to ezitiad of the Bohari icsfeie. 

^apartiieid, was prepared to provided tiie spaA which set 
listeo synpatfaetkaliy tw off fast Ang^'s coop by 
PKMwfa's view that Sooth GcaeialJbn&BBabaivid^ 
Africa fa a nndti-etfaiuc state Gcaeial Obasapjo has in- 
i eq iii r ii i g a aoigoe poBtinJ prresed black and white Seotb 
sohffion jirtucb. wiwU provide Afiricaro with bis infennality 

special protection for 
nrinorities. . ' ~ ' 

Hfa mderdandi^ of Sooth 
Afika‘% coaqdex etfa& pvob- 
leois derives from bis own 
experience in F<^erfa, vriiere 
SDCcessive leadeis have sop- 
ported the right of selMeter^ 
mioatioa for the country^ 
etiude gronpis. 

However, Genmal Otasaiijo 
and hfacodeag^aH loade a 
clear distinction between 
^hiialfam^ whidi accepts 
.the equal valne of nfaanfries, 
and **tr0Mlfam*', whidi fa dfa- 
criminatory and dividve. 
^.TbeBntishrtrai^ general 
took ovo’ as head M state after 
tbe.assassinalira M General 
•Mnrtela Mohammed m 1976. 
Tbe first Yornba . to lead 
Nigeria, he cairied oat his 
prroecessor's commitmeBt to 
revise Che constiti it ioa. and 
return die country to dviliaik 

Dnring his tinee years in 
office, the cpmitry was ffivided 
iato 19 federal sob-states, an 
Ameriean-stsde constitiitiOB 
was introdneed and rnnlti- 
party eketiods were hdd. At 
the end of 1979 he led ^ 
troops badi to their .bamif^ 
and left die preddoicy -fiir 

and hfa down-to-ontii Mose dr 
tatonr, as wdl s wife hii 
poihied pr ag n i a lfan i. 

Once when be was AattiQ 

to General -Mi^ans hfrdaiii 
toe Defence Mmbtor, he pd 
his arm aronnd the 
Afrikaner^ shonUer, gave 
him a big hag and said: "Wc 
geneiais nndmstend each ofe- 

It remains to be serowhetb- 

er sBch homan gestves 
bdp-to persaade the raling 
Afiifamer tfto that sharia 
power with blades may not be 
each a terr ifyi ng imspect as 
they fear. 

General Obasanjo: stUi very 
infiuential in Nigeria. 

Shuttles to I Kremlin 

next year 

Washingtoo (Reuter) — The 
United States hopes to res ame 
its space ffiuttlenf^ts by July 
1987, Mr James Ffetcltor, the 
new head of the National 
Aeronautics and Space Ad- . 
ministration (Nasa), said 
yesterday. • 

The flints have been sus-. 
pended since the January 28 
explosion of the space shiinle 
C^Jenger, in vi^ch its seven 

Since tbe Challenger egqiio- 
sion. the dpace programme has 
suffered a senes of setbacks, 
fefling repeatedly in ef^ to 
launch satellites with un-. 
manned rockets. _ 

Mr Fletcher, sworn in on 
Tuesday for a second term as : 
administrator. ~ said he had ' 
ordered a complete review of 
Nasa operationsin an efibri to 
overcome management 
probimis. ■ 

Meanwhile; divers have re-- 
covered pans of the Delta 
rocket titet went oiit of control; 
and . had to . be d«troyed 
,^ohIy after beh% launched 
learlier tiiis:inont&, .'L .- i 

troops out 

Moscow (Reuter) — The 
Soviet Uoioa wants to brii^ 
home its troops from Al^iani- 
*in tbe near future", Mr 
Anatoly Dobrynin, one ofthe 
secretaries of the Communist 
Par^ Central Commiltee. said 
I .yesterday. 

Tass quoted the former 
ambassador to Washii^on as 
tellinga Moscow meeting that 
the withdrawal sdiedule was 
only waiting for a political 
settlement to be put into 

Mr Dobrynin said Moscow 
hoi^ for success in the 
indirect UN-sponsored talks 
.in Geneva betenen Pakistan 
and the Soviet-backed Kabul 
Government, which had 
readied a crucial stage. 

• "The Soviet Union would 
like in the near future to return 
home the Soviet troops stay- 
ing in Ai^^istan . . he 

Tire Kremlin sent in troops 
in 1979 and now has an 
estimated 1 15,000 men-in the 
.xie^bouring Asian country, 
heipii^ die Communist Gov- 
ernment'fidl Iriamic rebds. 




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-'"Awn RicJiard Owen, StiBsbnig 

King Juan Carios of Spain, 
^terdaycidledfbranintepsi- . 
ned Eungjean fight a^nst 
;teiTOrism and a ^determining 
itiJe” for ite EEC in fest-Wesl 
^flisannaoient the 

'framowof’k • of- Western 
‘sccuri^”. . j 

. . Addressing- .the £urop^ 
Psurliament and thiu. setbng 
^the n^ on Spain*s acci^qn 
to .-foe .foe King; 
yaisraiy : applauded . .for. ; .his 
vigorous c^l for a *^frne, 
united and firm 

stabfli^- depmded on a 
"stippg and -joaUe defence 
forte'*.' Some. .Conservatives, 
however, disagreed, insisting 
that European defence was 
best assored tbiough Nato,. 

-■ Tfaesocialists said enemtic 
Europeao.-action on.'deienoe 
would “prevemfoe siqierpow^ 
CFS from increasin| tension on 
.Euiope’n.cfoonaiep^;. Their res< 
.olmion condemned- European 
pardcipatsm. ' in.' AmeiM's 
Star war pFdi^ 

- Irifo MEPs jwere joined by 

iati.fy the Single European Act 

**WeshiJI not be deterred by 
minor difiiculti^*^ • he de> 
clared, dflieruig' ^.E^*,and 
DpIifUhg vision to £ato>M^ 
dispirilM by European squfor.. 
bles oyer issues such as ub)« 
and ChemobyL He pinpoint" 
ed i^lem aieas such as 
iraemfdoyment, r^jonal ten- 
sions and environmental 

King Juan Cailbs said Spain 

ShanhalgBiB;, CUn 
ter) — The Britisfa ctqtEoreff 
Mr Robfh Haiibai 7 *f<^soB,- 
is.liilii^ ft'Ohiese cavs^ 
borseaw^ dbe Great WaB « 
ChiBa.beauise he sayalt is foe 
sort ..of .ecceatrie. fln^ that 
English peopledo. 

Id be abkhitdy 
martenoas,^ he said before 
settsre OBt wifo his wife, 
tose^ from this vab» at 
Oie'castem cod of foe Grear 
KVall, which irinds fin more- 
foan 3,0M oiks. 

wiU'be rUing tfaroii gh 
phu^ foref^ias (De 

allowed to as.** 


50* set mt from 


light to Communist,, to'foeu' 
;jeet.dari.%a speech prodaim- 
ing that Europe muse not 
jnerely be .-a p^ye shock 
^^rber for tensions but lafo- 
;er a iCH^ for peace. ^We must 
' use all the Intimate means at 
'our disposal to pro&M free- 
:dom and democrat against 
‘fenaticism,” he said. . 

. The King's rem^. fol- 
'Jowed a.debate .hi:«^h both 
'sodali^ and. consqrtatiyes 
called for a .Europe^ defence 
‘and -secunty.-.^icj^;.aigu^ 
that- disaniabKpt could not 
.be lei) foe supeipowR 
iione.. ■ -• . 

1^. Alasdw Huttcfu (Cpn- 
iser^tivei South « Scotland) 
.said Eure's pro^rity and 

deuL Highlands and Isiaxids) 
in. objecting that defence was 
outsit foe scope of the .EEC 
Mr Willem van Eekden, foe 
Dutch Minister for European 
Affiirs, said pditical and eco- 
nomic aspects of security were 
covn^ by foe Single Europe- 
an. Act recently signed by foe 
Twelve to advance European 
unity. althou^ there was so 
for no . common . .pDsitiott on 
military matters and an EEC 
defence-policy was .prohd)1y a 

-With' Queen Sofia .at his 
side, and hacked byfoeila^ of 
foe Twelve,. Kii^ Joan Carlos 
sald.Spain would not felter in 
its commiunent to Esropean 
nnilQr. and was prepared to 

and human rights, and 
offered a confident vision of a 
Eur^ five of benders, which 
would supCTsede foe existing 
Common Market. 

For a moment ME^ ap- 
peared overcome fay foe en- 
thusiasm of the Head of State 
of Europe's newest -member; 
However, after he and Queen 
Sofia left to attend a lunch in 
their honour in foe old fowh oT 
StQsbosig.* the ensumg-aaitu.~- 
al wran^ aver . .the: -ETC 
budget swiftly brou^t them 
backareanlL- . 

' What- King' JuahCsitos 
called *ihe dtvisians left be- 
hind by hisuny'* are dearly 
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pubiie hb.:admniiila^^‘&if&. 
in^ after presentu^- foeiB9‘fo' 
the Minismes of 3astlcr and 
ther Intefioit- Wheo~lfo htf H/ti 
re^Kmse from- the- partifo fi^ 

.tiod of foe rightfVmgiQiris- 
tm 'Democreis^- > I'-ftir 

Govenunent taa^yfoafaK- 
rtfon-flVQQld. betaken: ir ^.v>ni 
The ofoer investigHtofo 
■ rfwmmtM WH .-madi* iiw.rtF ' tfciiSStf . 

:sematives of foe rMunstriedaf .< 
.Jndice.mid foe..fattedM^fobt^ 
^police: fane axtdiliffoile^ 
■tte. .Cfofoudsman; afortf^ 
rchedred -166 'casfo'.:oC' po^ 
ItnriaUty against Mdinairy ci^ 
IzensrepoitBdliii the niesK^r-:;: 

busi ness _11_ ' . ■ 

'-.^omeSmes one perMn runs the busing SoniefimKa smalt group 

of bfflbf&Butth^ (an createjobsand^re healthy signs offlbiiraW^^^ . 
enterprise . “:ir' 

- It ferft always however, -fer sorneort&Unus^to runnihla ' 

There can bejinancaal difficulties, and 1^1 6bsta<:leeThere a 
production, marketingMd promotional difflculti^Th^ seSfi’^6^’ 
the ways to progress. - 

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peopleJn small'b' belpthcinisetv^&c^^ 

fioaI^MrAAlirer, 1ShmalM . . . ' 

apparently saved Mr Muham> to 'decide whe^'tbey could 
-jn^ Kto 3iiB^.-lhe.iViine~ layriuUy -r^nvdiVtf 
Muust^^tw GlfowlAJi Sh^^ mentary s^ts V . 

foe Sind Chief Minii^r and a The -opositipn inaintain^ 
number of other membetajofofom.Tia- siitmg ’nwnivy could 
^ rulixw Paddsian • Muslim ibnnaUy declare himsdf to be 

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'oo^.Aif^CD^^'j^adiy aijid 
jw^lity '. Jof^ 
ocecniioiis* ■ . 

';- The seriteace .q'Bst: 
lafifitid I^;Ufe‘Sqxiinir Cb^. 
««f'.Cmia^r'nib .SdcMe^tbaa 
anoitierippssi&iility' ^ 

. i^BSd^'vGeort; 

mot.., 1^^ : taka apveral 

!&’■ nb-;.rtal'f9ci^3iqdd' cf- iAe 
stuSfiK a fts^bdm^jooqu^* 

• ^ n^'tfae'Gi]^ ciAiipei ^ ' 

ySMith|iflg.;op VmBc^ 
.wl^'Tigbl^ -the '-.delbflee 
aigB|ieiits^‘^iiili^ 11 ia^ one 

:th^ • Ahokovic ~wa$' neidier 

.(^y^ ■ ^ Aftidooivic's 

ttsppnaouity. fbr<tiie;'niaile 8 s 
massaoes of-. civfli^ and 
:OisoaieiS:^-x^asr if he* was 
Tite inasier of.iye ahddealh 
offa n a dr eds'tf tiioiisawfe.*. 

bilerior jmd. the 

iag nation and. ideotogy, 
the race , and: thou- 

sands of ifeqp te wete exposed 
to brutalsinerina an! put-to 
deatb, rlifr ‘Glvm' ttrid the 
coorL ... 

. Tlie-d^feiieexhallQigBd 
indictinait, demaacfing thatit 
be totals rgected as nnsub* 
stantiatedin conrL 
It':- aiSMid .' 4 litt 'Arbilwie 
sboold'te acquiited becanse 

me lyny 

fet'sbiae wm-ootlBB^'d^ 
tppfti^' to cOncen tr aiion 
'eaniK-.brao^ 'tbrtnredand 
•IqllM ' in- loixndireds . 'of 
.thousands.'- -. . 

- -j.Uii^-tte'deafcl^proiet^T 

^^tzdcbidois:sii£fcnin fi|m 
Wiadbea sderosis. 

.ArfUwfic: ^Plroii^ 
ed big fawiaiif WT. In die eiL 

Cttit on several oecasibi^ dm*- 
-h^ .fbnr-week.'tnal he 
vigoroiis^ defended' idmsdf 
and hi fais SnaT.plea' told dw 
ctfutt-Thiy isnOeeacehav^ 
been pro^^ -I'-.'bave siotiiii^ 
mote lo add.'* ■ 

Often, as the . press sat 
bAiod 4 he. bulletproof parti- 
lion and a pra^ 
sion of wibsesses. . Inoiufing 
suryfvors-U&Dih .concentiatioa 
carap^ testified niovii^ 

aboot bfutafities-tii^ had seen 
and endnred,- Artukovic 
would inidy anpily: ?niiis is a 

.Yqgpd^ anthlwities claim 
that more dian 700,000 peo- 
ple. raoSdy- Jews, Serbs and 
^psies, were murdered in the 
concentration camps. 


threeday ofiBdal visit to ids contry. 

Life-saver takes Darwin’s top job 

Sydney — A oae-tine life- 
saver at Bonffi Beadi was 
yesterday gjvea the jtfe of 

. restming stmOity to die divid- 
ed Govermaent w AnstraBe^ 
Northen TerrHocy ^t^hen 
Taylor writes). 

Mr Steve Hattmi, aged 38, 
was elected Chief Minfeter by 
the Comtry-Lfeera] Party 

pariianMBtaiy groop after the 
wedcend resi^ntien of Mr laa 
Taxworth amid a scandal over 
travdliag expenses. 

Mr Hatton has the repnta- 
tion of bn^ a moderate in a 
tbmv^ly conservative le- 
aon. Last year be sappofted 
the handing over of Ayers 
Bock to an Aborqinai oomma- 

idty deffite Mr Taxworth^ 
bitto* oppositioa. 

Elected to die Legislative 
AssonUy less than three 
years a^ be wfll repatedly 
earn more as the territ o ry 's 
Chief Minister than Mr Bob 
Hawke does as the coentry^ 
Prime Minister. 

Ex-dictator’s asylmn plea 

Costa Rica rejects 
$1 billion offer 
to take Marcos 

Ftom Martoa Honey, San Josb 

President Oscar Arias of 
Costa Rica has refused to 

peditk^ a^Ium to 

linand Marcos, the de- 
posed Philippmes Strident, 
d^iie Mr Marcos's ofier to 
ave tbe Government $1 bfl- 
Don <£654 million) in return. 

In the first public statement 
to confirm the approadi Iqr 
Mr Marcos, the Presidenfs 
brother and Minister of the 
Presidency, Sefim' Rodrigo 
Arias, Dr Arias bad 

*'stnK|gte rgected" a petition 
for a^lum 'ibr reasons of 
nafinnai interest**, Ihe minis- 
ter made no mention of Mr 
Marcos's financial offer. 

A senim* pregdential advis- 
er said the asylum request was 
made recently by one of Mr 
Marcos's dau^ters, who ap- 
pealed on humanitarian 
gn^ds, saying her feiher was 
dying of cancer and was 
unlikely to live mne dian six 

The daughter travelled se- 
cretly to Costa Rica and first 
met the outgoing President 
Seor Luis Alberto Mongo. w 4 k> 
Urid her the decision would 
have to be made by Dr Arias. 
Tbe dau^ter then met an 
official of the incoming 

She is said to have uM the 

offidal that her fett^ wk 
willing to deporit SI billion in 
Costa Rica's central bank in 
two instalments: one immedi- 
ately and tte other after he 
arrived and received pcditica] 

President Arias, who tcxds 
office last wedc, rnected tbe 
app^ because, aides say, be 
feared it would damage GcBta 
Rica's reputation as a demoo^ 
racy . 

He is said to have oonsid- 
er^ it impossible to accept 
the Si billion because it hM 
b^, in effect "stolen" frenn 
the niipino peofrie. 

Mr Marcos said recently m 
Hawaii that the US State 
Department and Preadent 
Re^n were making arrange- 
ments for him to travd to 
other countries, including 
Costa Rica, Panama and some 
Caribbean islands. A spokes- 
man for the US Embassy here 
called this "totally felse". 

But tbe aide to President 
Arias that tbe US did play 
a "v^ discreet" role in the 
negotiations. He said the US 
^vernment sent a cable to 
Costa Rica saying that it 
"would be pleased" if Mr 
Marcos were allowed "to visit 
other countries". The cable 
did not mention Costa Rica. 



hi^; niiiM,^liit. the. Ja fg u itt 
aid : IjS^-roAositirolii' eaatral 
Jakarbi ywtelidhyi 

lhe^Jlte«teae . 

htaiiei'eM4(1is owg.iMtiQi- 
ids'ihc Bte..«ttiidt -OB' ife 
bdWiqfc whidr hagp^ ;4d 
tepiatt fltelJS raibhiay. . 

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ma- Sn. 4f.1|te.Tte9iirot 
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flia-niro had^fis-roMBaae 
bwr Mhro fee ladGcr im 
iaaictedrlBUiat a: 
lMBtarh"Sqpi rolShdDat.; • 
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taHs :*^-.da. ,aei-..wapt .'la 
sp e cate te^haflcadtdlyeaiflte 
devices wtieveiy.a^T. i.- 'I 
Searoro'dt4ite JMdsli Aid 

fVcsch EaAaario: pM ^ 

had stemd ^Mcariiy. 

Ih« roroUro fiiat 
mala beOeved Ote wieto 
.he . ca a Bt ri es -ftM: lad 

tod la' 4e.' Tok^ 
.. ;Saate|dtearlhto U 

Top palfca Joarw arid ttey 
ha d to s t an estedanyaaipcctei 
abr had: any .gtoap cftn a fir 
w^wiisMi^ br'^ aff a dr . 

Aanuor. poBoe officfel said: 
^nireroelwteyina wiy ende- 
and alanst hialnltei^&'a^ 
th^.osdd'have fii^ propdif; 
hatutoaM^’^l pu^ 
nibA • f 

■THriy ■hiMiis affratMetg^' 
nd^' attwte ;a; air JM|Bh 
expiaiedOa ttM.pailr sT:*: 
KUHlrooaiR haDffiig^t^^ 
iJaiBiea'frwi.^ Japa a ro e 
AridMiBpifiaia •dt* -tt .rotor 
r^mmmHeA -'tir -tta tooBaSSy: 


beloa^ .to. did ^ 

Embas^, vrhich b boaro^ 
tbe boa «4 nroe wera the 
finr baadiiiigs' ia>Jakaita 
shira 1984L.. 

(m war 

New Yoik (NYT) - Tbe 
qiasier. late of:iim than 
36 ; 0 (U ftltt'of warcriaitiials, 
sos^ids' and''WittiN 9 fes ke^ 
sem in 'tile. United ;Nations 
aic^ves ibr Jiearly .yeare 

have-beenr dBcovered op aii 
KB ^belf in>a atififsiy ar-. 
iive !n.M^ypuML - 
The m nunteogtaidied lass, 
.Qi^Uibtod diroaolosic^ ^ 

I UK War Crimes 
|sOa ftoifi 196.10 1948 , read 
n^'^W^ofthe Axis, 
indh^ tbe napiesrof 
'senux' wartinK fillies, fimn 
, Hiiltf 'to'liABsofini, as wr^ran 
war.criaubiiab soQ^'by. dfe. 

ISBim GoveniQBa and Naai- 
h nntes s sQcb ,~as the Stonon 
V^sapihal Crotre forHoilo- 
caurt . Shkfira, baaed in Lbs 

Aav^ tbto most proniine^ 
nama oe: th^ lists are. Alois. 
Arnito^^ fevnrer .deputy: to 
Adolf, urinoan^^ admsed of 
bruiiiw/.wiio js reportedly 
■h 9 iiin,*a fermlm Xjest^ loit 
(^'aoinsed of mpider, who was 
arrteied last November 'in 
Iluaos Aires, and Dr -Hans 
Wdh^' 4 ftirmer 

deputy, to 'Joaia Meagt^ 

Aas^nritz, romited:fbr t'eom- 
pQc^ ' ini nm^ and ill- 
treatment". : 

The nameof tbefinmer UN 
SecretasyGenei^. Dr Kart 
WahOieim- appears -on the 
reven^Hihitii li^' 

- Tbe lists inchide' tiie iMUiKS 
of Gera^ inri ii s i ri a B sts and 
fedbry owneis accused of 
"cm'iidi^in {breed biboui** 
and Jewsittbd by tire GpnMns 

• MwA^:tiwinfiiianatibnon 
indivi&aHiasketcSynnd will 
lake^ftiontiisrer. eyeo years- tt> 
vei^. : ■ 

^9wa .It -"didiaiid^; tile 
cbiaimsritro turned^ oirer. -its 
the UN for 
-iQemeM'itdes-fer acc^ 
-/Taeli^.vriiidi tot^ about 
3;QQ0^'P!a^ roere fbund' \n 
aeddeht last ntodt; .by ;Mr 
Mchaiti Bqjs;^ aaatdiiyis^ 
cm airifeff in; tire broeaieEit-of 
the ’Warimeton . National 
Rbdc^'. Centre • in-Siii.>hiid, 
MarytswL : ' ; . • ' 

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rtSoVed kr, 

Communists. 'to Soyiet^i^ 

countries, isaKyeaBdroro and 

abcbnnis foir.-oveEa.qutototo. 
a mitfioo Ppbiid, 
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of dm 4 )ld sebboi . tie - came 
inKter severe critici«,^» 5 « 
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tbelhlL:deto 3 ed scope 
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Q TA*iwdvoudOfai«waBanftAeeouni 

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B tm Wenhain’s fneads' 
m enemitt both say 
me - things about 
him. The new nanaaiiifi 
: djpecior oTBBC Radio 

^_^-Pon»mon oonsrat, i^Taid- 
• H® ** literat^ a-cmpon^on 

b^>>eCfEtK% ^ ism ol%s 
mtdligeiKX the two sides divm . 
be tsjatbertODclever hw half or he 
is-muliant^But n4ien it comes to 
denning eiactfy :who Wenham is 
^ be stands fbr ever^iody 
.i^.in-agreen^t'-^they haven't a 

•The proUdn is the man's style. 
He;sddoih, fo'.exami^actiiaiUy 
answeis-a quesdom He prefers 
instead to anatomize ■*'tbe 
dnaie'*, to aqalyse. the, terms 
beiqi^used. Smilany-he is not one 
to animiince his intentioDS loo far 
in advance - hepref^ to immerse 
lumsdf m a problem .before 
amvii^ at the- approach. 
And. by his own admissuMi. he is 
*?fess instant^ dufal^le” then the 
avciage BBC executive preferring 
to fSt home to Weybridgti or tha 
Royd Ehstivsl Hall ndien his day . 
iid(^ . ■ . 

i ItaU seems to leave sride open 
the key question: Is 'Wenham, as ■ 
Huw Whiddcm wofdd lu^e put h. , 
a* m^ with bottom? . ■ 

■ Yiet his ia^b^ rise tiuDu^ 
^ cwporatd hiefaidty continues. 
Ey^ so oBen he'is to have 
b^..;ridesteppe(^-pa$^;over or., 
out; acou^ df years 1^. ' 
healunys ener^ as-pow^ as 
cv^ and swtniii^ Iw 

his Jaiest move fiom- 
mimber two in leli^r^on ; to . 
number one in ndio there were: 
the flarl^ ffiiiftnrwigt flut «hn. 
Wenham growth ovve had finally 
fiattened oiit ^ the Imsons of. 
his past have been leant — tiie . 
most common inieipietatioii now 
is that' the job r ep rtaa us iba 
diojazoffaisgMoaHngprooeBfor/ . 

the tOpjOllL: v'. . ^ . . 

< Wfidbvn m . ' 

**s0zbMb>Ag-' in rtne';tilfock -■ 



to babr^ilht v^bylds'nuidief in^^ ’ 
fte Nottitamptiniuii^ of. : 

Eiris BafloiL At e^^ hbwtaHd 
the Royal Masonic Scbobl ^hi 
Budtey. His fiuha bad been r 
fieemasoo and the sdiool was ran 
hy the Brotheriiood: Wenham, 
boweven says with somefirmness 
that be .has not Joined and tiiere 
does not seem to be anything 
funny abourfals handshalg. At 18 

be -went to & John's, Oxford, . to 
bistoiy and eme r ged fed^ 
directionless: It was a sur p ri sin g 
feeHag under the dreamsianees. 
That Oxfbrd jBeneratioa seemed 
destined ibr the mecfia — it 
mduded televison personalities 
Meivyn Bragg and David 
Dimbldiy, Gumman editor Peter 
Preston, and Andrew Knuhtt 
diief executive of the Zhu/y Tett- 
gre^ But for a year he laii^ at a 
private school in the united 
States. He ifislOced the job. faowm^ 
er, and returned to London to join 
ATV as a researcher. 

After a year his boss adced him 
uhat he tbouAt tdevision shodd 
do. The freoMKed Wenham re- 
'pfied tiiat it should be so exdting 
that it should make people tarsT 
oft; rush out d’thdr booses mddo 
something dse. He left ATV to 
jfun TTN as a journafisL 
It the b»git»ii«wg of the 
Sxtim and ITN; with Ryan 
and David Kididlas, wis stastiim 
to build its reputation in opm 
tion to the moumfiil, inmUted 
style of BBC' teieviiion news, 
Weaham stayed ftn* seven yearg 
absoriuna all the variations of TV 
news and aurent afEms. He was 
not however, felt to be good bn 
camera. During one interview 
with Rarald'^MaciniOaii « eul- 
away shot revealed a Wenham 
vtsa^.ofi^b youthful bhndhds 
tiiat it andeicnt the sriKtiegravitas . 
oftiie oocasiosL Taklog the Ifiot, 

. Wenham bbnchided he was fited 
todwofl m (hebadooi^ and, o 
1969. he fmailyMved at the BBC . 
as editor cf^diurihna. - ' ’ :*'*!' * 

€ hsncteristlcally: -.he 
^bjmd himself m; the ' 
middle Of one of.- lus . 
beloved ‘^d<^tes'*. ' In 
case Itwas whOtiifir 
the current afbin fiagtiiip should 
be iiaid<Idttiiig and investitive 
ar'aober aid cerrind.' a siunr 
bottorn, in 6 cl Equa^ dta^ 
istic^ be tnanq^ to ste^ 'a 
comtt'.wludi to^ ' 

the^wries triiilr mamtamiog iis 
serionao^ Ip .til® preemS he 
'ti iiUi W e d a-iare add sighifitint . , 
.flab ;fQin>eAti^ ^ a tdent . 

^enemieivw^;dlB^ blows 
noiha^diom jwodurtion; - , 

But H :.nesily killed. Itim.< REe 
woriced seven days a. wedi oiv the 
pngnmioe fev two yean and 
then; juR as be had moved into 
abocher Job, be had a heart attack. 
He was 34. Sr Cbades Cunan, a 
Wenlnm patron, told hiim 
haveinve^ alot ttfcoufidnioe 
in you. So bloody -wdl stay alive.r 

*ng the life of Brian 



The bid-back Brian Weahaoiraaeeiitiiigl^eflmtiessrbe towank the top 

^ The fate reserved for tus'&ther, 
hbwever. was not ftw hiin. It was a 
. ooo^ episo^ Wenham s^ 
ptnsed his drinldng and smdosg 
• habits mid toctic to visiting a gym 
twice a week, a ritual tiiat has 
continued to this day. But be doct 
consume Macmi witii some rehsh 
and' smokes - without inhaling • 
menacing la» cigars. 

The new job was head of the 
BBC emrent sibirs ^oup. The 
-"debate" ibis time centred on the 
■ Yataiday's Afm afbir. inus had 
-involved a.RMnevdiat ^tsitous 
'Cmdai^t on the Labour Party in 
•'Omiesition. which bad irked Har- 
: <4d B^son and Wliidi resulted in 
some embanrasied reshuffling by 
the BBC Wenham breezed in and 
stayed for seven years until 197g. 

.Again the Wenham style 
emc^Bed as a gradual, evolution- 
^ pressme m the lequiied diro> 
tion. Again "the debaie” was 
about thenature of news presenta- 
tion and he eased the corporation 
into a competitive posture witii- 
oia actually outrapng the tiad^ 

tionalists. it was in tiie midst of 
this {Bocess that the legend of 
Wennan's scheduling talents was 
bom. He had discovered a fed for 
the itiactng of ivogrammesaiid for 
the szretegic pointing of viewers in 
the right dir^on. 

it was this strategy sense 
that brought him to the job of 
controller of BBC2 in I97S. The 
chatmel was ticking over happily 
m its upmaricet niche but Qi^nd 
4 was OD the horizon and any 
weaknesses had to be remedied. 
The Wenham pressure was ap- 
plied - shre^er sdieduti^ 
emeiged and programcies were 
more elaborately plugged. The 
audience rose ftom around 8 per 
cent to about 12 and Wenham rose 
to become, in 1982, director of 
programmes, televtsion's number 
tMTO to Bin Cotton. 

The number two part was dear 
enough but the act^ job bad a 
sHgMy mysterious air. It was not 
easUy ooderetandable to non- 
broadcasters and, ftirtbermOTe, it 
had not exined prior to Wenbam's 

arrival Inevitably the rumours 
spread that it was a sinecure. 
Wenham, the smart current affoits 
operator with an upmarket pedi- 
gree, was bang shifted aside as 
showmen like Cotton and Michael 
Grade were given their head. 
Wenham might be a sharp sched- 
ule with low ratings stuff but the 
BBC threatened by an un^mipa- 
thetic Tory Government, was now 
all abom Dir^ Den, Tenry Wopn 
and the tabloid touch. 

In Act the job had a hisioty. It 
involved overseeing the produce 
tion of programmes once they had 
been commissioned and then 
handing them bade to the controL 
leis of I and 2 ready for transmis- 
sion. Wenham had become the 
siqnerne quality controner. It was 
an odd role for a man almost 
devoid of programme'inaking ex- 
perience. Yet he came to re^uti 
that as an advantage - it gave him, 
be says, a certain humility. 

In addition be ascend^ to the 
corporation's board of roanage- 
ment and, last year, was asked by 

1937: Bom February tn London 
but after the death of his 
father, Kved until the age of 
eight at Earls Barton, 
Worth am ptofi s Wre. 
Education: Royal Masonic 
School: St John's Collage, 
Oxford (read history). 

1962; Journalist with (TN. 

1966: Married Sisabettt Downing: 
two daughters 

the direcior-gencfal to coordinate 
the BBCs response to the Peacock 
Inquiry. And finally, in Julv, he 
will take over radio, a job he yet 
again analyses in terms of a 
“debate" — this time over the role 
of radio in the 1990s ~ and aliout 
which he is happy to talk endlessly 
without actually expressing an 
opinion. He will, he says, work out 
the right position for the BBC once 
he has absorbed the whole busi- 
ness of radio — a medium he 
insists on calling, manneristically, 
the wireless. 

The point of the story is that 
Wenham has. by some uncon- 
scious. chameleon-like ability, be- 
come one with his environment 
He does not have the sort of 
violent love-hate relationship with 
the corporation that is so common 
among producers, nor has he 
become subservient to its para- 
noia and fluent seizures of 
internal politicking. Instead be has 
assimilated its entire nature and 
arrived at an enviable equilibrium 
in which the idea of a contradic- 
tion between what Wenham wants 
and what the corporation wants is 
all but unthinkable: 

T his explains his oddly 
emblematic quality - he 
seems to incorporate the 
whole puzzli^ edifice of 
the corporation with its 
frequently Kafka^ue responses 
and baffling combination of unity 
and chaos. 

And ft is, almost oerfainly. the 
secret of his seemingly efforUess 
success. For the age of broadcast- 
ing which has nurtured Wenham 
is not the same as the one that 
nurtured Reiih. The idea of a 
television and radio system held 
K^ether by a fieree moral vision 
has become meaningless. For one 
thing no such vision is sufficiently 
widely shared and. for another, 
brMdcasting itself has become too 
vast and complex, too interwoven 
with every aspect of life to be 
subjected to one central, contain- 
ing principle. Just as Wenham has 
become his environment, so 
broadcasting has become ours. 

As a result ibe nearest thing to a 
"philosophy" to which you can 
commit him is the view that the 
role of the controllers of airwaves 
should be that of anonymous 
enablers. Bland if you like, but 
that does not matter as long as the 
programmes themselves emerge 
with passion, commitment and 

1969: Editor of Panorama. 

1971: Head of tfie BBC Current 

Affairs Group. 

197ft ControKerof BBC2 
1982: Director of Programmes for 

BBC Televison. 

1966: Managing Director of BBC 

Radio, succeeding Richard 

quality. It beg^ of course, a 
thousand questions about the 
nature of truth, of quality and so 
on. But for the relativist Wenham 
these errrezge tbrou^ the strange, 
intimate debates within the BBC, 
through his elliptical memos 
signed ill^bly BW. and through 
the conviction that there always 
exists somewhere a "right" pos- 
ture for the corporation to adopL 

.And, of course, h provides an 
entirely convincing, pragmatic ra- 
tionale' for preying the corpora- 
tion and kttping adveniring oul 
The place works, there is not 
enou^ advertising to support all 
the broadcasting that seems about 
to descend upon us so. if you want 
any public service broadcasting, 
why not stick with this? 

For the rest of the time he will 
allevnaie his anonymity with sys- 
tematic visits to the opera, con- 
certs and with frequent 
conscientious attempts to "keep 
up" with the modem novel, an 
ambition fed recently by his role 
as a Broker Prize judge. At home 
in Red Cottage, Wey Road, 
Weykidge there will be his wife 
Elisabeth and his two daughters 
Kate, 17, and Lucy-Jane, 19. 

In spite of bis widely pro- 
claimed literacy, he has done no 
more ihart edit one book. The 
ThinJ Age qf Broadcasting, and 
has no particular ambitions in that 
direction, nor can he imagine 
working for anvone other than the 

His office is neutral BBC, 
decorated with oddly unmemora- 
ble picture^ four small tdevirions 
and one big one, all switched on 
but mute and by now thickly 
scented with the smoke of the 
Wenham cigar. The man himself 
speaks from an almost supine 
position in an armchair, glancing 
occasionally at a protective press 
officer. The meeting ends by an 
unspoken consensus to the same 
"why arc we hereT* mood in 
which il began. 

Leaving the presence of ibis 
enigma I encounter Alan Yemob, 
the head of music and arts, about 
to go in. "Say something nasty 
about Wenham", I urge. "Why? I 
like the guy", Yemob calls back 
over his shoulder as he ambles in 
for his glass of Macon and a dose 
of gentle pressure. 

Bryan Appleyard 

Nmpnm lid, 1966 


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The cathedral-iace Snaa Tbeetra with its steeply plldied noC bnviiig the nigaiMS of asdiesce tete, cnft iMi^ tte 

Theatrical novelty is like vir- 
ginity, according to a racy 
Jacobean simile used 
Shakespeare and his coniem- 
poraiy John Fletcher in the 
play The Two NoNe Kinsmen, 
sriUi which the Roval Shak&- 
qieare Company is inaugurat- 
ing the Stratford Swan. Their 
reasoning must have some 
attractions for Trevor Nunn 
and the RSCs governors as 

and 00 most endorse the 
appeal For the Swan's pro- 
^Mus of lesser-known dra- 
matic wories from En^h 
writersofUie I7tfacenturywill 
require Stratford audiences to 
possess a modicum of curios- 
ity and a measure of patience, 
while what the RSC b^ves is 
the literary and theatrical 
merit of foese plays unfolds. 

If not, the mologue to The 

educating them about the 
theatrical efflorescence of the 
Elizabethan and Jacobean era, 
of canying them unth him an 
enthusiasm for that transition- 
al poiod of English drama 
during the Restoration of the 
Whig Ascendancy of the eariy 
18ih century. 

If the Swan does succeed, it 
will come to be seen as a 
natural expresrion of Trevor 

Man in MIs Jfntwur (the 
first perfimaance of which at 
theSwan this week gives the 
lie, Nunn said, to the idea that 
Jmison wrote not ^oul p^ 
pie . but about penonality 

**] foond ■ out that 
Heywood's TTiie Fair Mmd 
the We^ which Pm directing, 
is an indicator of what enter- 
tained filwalwthan audiences: 

frmned with bi^ m the 
female rcries to. see how the 
disgrises rraDy woric. Tboie 
cookl be the ways o^intrMhio- 
ing ^take^iem prope r into 

''We might double Dp with 
the. niain hoUSe 1^ Wapwg . 
drama with- a '.Suike^ieire 
theme; T^e Spaai^- Trage^ 
with jVomfa perit^^Ninm 
UHidttfiiereonvmatwiO be 

theaiiO'gQiag.-p^c .bds.'^ 
Jacobean apd pre^ShBife^jean- 
ran dramh basbeen cxpaotfiBK 
in itrisit yearsas tibe Naficmf 
Ttfeaiie^akdtbe^sDiaBec bbn^ 
iwues htOxfoRfind 
Save -.pu - on? Jesser-Jcmm' 
wprfcs. lODkDift 
ThejUckemiai,WdbBk^i The 
Duehe^,^‘Mx&t aDd Fbrifs 

shmdM wtM 

1 980s must be counted a risky 
dieatrical enterprise. 

In Shakespeare and 
Fletcher’s verse. "New plays 
and maidenheads are near 
akin,/Much followed iMh. for 
bath much money a'en . *' But 
even good plays impeoca- 

Ue literacy lineage can be 
greeted with hisses. The play- 
wrights have no choice but to 
appeal to their audience in the 
most jriaintive terms. 

If the audience perseveres 
"you shall hear^cenes may 
yet appear/Wceth two hours’ 
tntvaiC" And Trevor Nunn 

keep/Alittledull time from us, 
we perceive/Our losses fall so 
thiac we must need ieaxe. "The 
Swan is a break-«ven enter- 
prise. It is not sunposed to 
receive any of the R^s Arts 
Couoal subsidy, wfaidi leaves 
it exposed to the conservatism 
and vagaries of theatre-going 
taste. Yet it is more than 
another theatre, a com{^ 
meat to the RSCs stable of 
stages. Tievor Nuon con- 
ceives it — without didactic 
overtones — as a way of 
leading audiences into the 
context of Shakespeare, of 

"Plenteous Rivers and Wide 
Skirted Meads.." 

Warwickshire, Shakespeare's Country, 
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pleasure - For your information pack. 

anon^ous benefaction for 
the theatre, the diacusrions 
about alterative uses fru* the 
stage: they win be put on one 
when the scale of Ntum's 
ambition is remembered. It is, 
definitively, to contextualise 
W illiam Shalmqieaie by per- 
manently adding to the canon 
of performed and performable 
iriays the works ofhis inimedi- 
ate predeoessras and oontem- 
porarks and those odd pieoi^ 
the apocrypto, the authmship 
of ^cb is dictated but 
which, directly or indirectly, 
Shakespeare had a lot to do 

Sudi a project semns natu- 
ral for a modern Shake^war- 
ian company continuously re- 
working the plays of 
Sfaakeqirare himself At issue 
— the plays chosen for the 
inatraural season will provide 
much evidence — is whether 
the works of Mailowe, Y 

energy and theatrical 

The Swan, in Nuim's ccm- 
ception, is tobeaShakeqiear- 
ian tiieatie, but in iio obvious 
sense: "Wto yn first tbou^t 
about the Swan I anisdered 
puttiig Shake^reare into k. 
Fve lory faada hunch, fin* 

in dialect 

wfaidi l brave no ev 2 deace^ that 
be wrote certain plays for 
small theatres because tte 
attention nee^ fix' the com- 
plexity of both 1 ^ and lan- 
guage. Fm minking frir 
instance of Tmum, Measure 
far Measure, M’s WelL 
"Indeed there was a time 
when I wanted m open the 
with M's Well and had 

■fold stagearidiispredicameift 
as .an nqsutmbzed junior 
partner in the-RSC firm. 

.On ;tbe.: first «Niat -the 
pR^rammeriat thn.Stndbid 
main theatre and the'Swmx 
could be moiiedin an softs of 
foscinating ways. Penl Tayto 
recently proipo ro d that 
sure far Maatre'tsas^ 'rm 
sfonipide John Maistoa^ The 
MalctHUenL Both tiini on 
princra takti^ ou di^u^ 

raudie^m aSner id^o^he 
convention. Another sugges- 
tive comtanata is JtKAanf jj 
and John Fon^ F&kin Won’ 
beck, contrastuv stndies .in 
power and penonality. . 

The predtcunent is that the 
Stratfixd .magnet is, and is 
likely to rnnain tne.Ri^ 
Shakespeare Thenhe, ^ big 
name adofs and actresseraDO 
mainline Shakespeare. The 
Swan is, -fiiwndally .aiid-ln 

by - conqparisoir- with fhoro 
ambbisr otfatt^wbrka : - . * 
General iMerts t it rimniqg 
fa^: as - cwideiiced ’ by* the 

Rene froai «a .early: -'17^' 
century Q^ifaotaght .io be' 
wrinen-'Dy 'wd»iR. Add to 
tfaattfae cnftniMSm oCT^iamS 
oodincioi^ '-notabV fiany- 
who tt^oing on The 
TmNoMe'Ksngsmml Again, 
to that the iSCTs starim 
attnctiobSk- sneh n ■ Sinead 
Ciisadc ud Jeremy Iidds. 
neatly plBcedm the midiSe of 
the fottbcomnig season at the 
Swan in- A^na Bean’s The 
Raver. opemng'Ui' Juiy.’lhh^ 
sum- is' su^ a resproUble 
SDCceis for the Swan'Is fim 
tourists come to Stra^rd. 

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at the end 

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maryelloublv c-ear. athletic, 
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Imogen Stubhs a new 
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Sunday Times 

from 15 May 


by Ben Jonson 
from 3 Julv 


by Aphra Behn 

Ror«l Shdknimr* Co^iparTT 



A Tainy afternoon in Warwick- 
Forest of Arten 
and satyS u^ 
a-bed. But in StiarfSSlu-^! 

American Croesus^in 
* *^<Scoat ventures- forth 

tk^^w ® visits 

MemonaJ Theatre 
comes -across an 
ar^«e«X model , gathering 
dust on a shelf, h is a 
of the mterior 
of Croesus is en- 

chanted He makes inquiries, 
is.imroduc^ to Trevor Nimd 
i He. IS .told the model is a 
■conception pf a third Stratford 
th^ire, Nunp's dream for an 
additional stege that might, 
for example, te devioted to tte 
_ .works of 3l^.ke^)eare'S' con- 
temporaries deepening' our 
x^^he Bard hirnself, Croesus 
jntKln^ a ch^ue- book.- He 


the angels 

about 10' in an - aiid Swan 
productions will . rqly .on the 
stren^ of the exi^ng com- 
pany. . 

.'There must, however, be 
po^biUty that in the 
lutuie ttab Swan will stake -a 

the Swan is favourable. Public 
inleiest in Shakeqieare's con- 
temporaries has been growing. 

' The evidence from psA RSC 
productions is that plaij-s such 

SSts tat on ptibiic«.b^;:fhb 

as the Reeen^s Trahcfy by 
Tourneur will not ^ the 
1,500 seats of the main theatre 
except- fm- individual perfor- 
mances. On the oUier band 
- The Other ^aoe is loo small to 
contain them. The Swan will 
cater lb . adiat Sir Kenneth 
Cork, dtainnan of the RSC 
governors, called “medium 
scale production”. 

The danger for the Sw^ 
according to RSC executive 
Peter Hariock, is dtat it mi^t 
be perceived as a haven for 
scholais and academics. Hie 
antidote, the way toattract the 
general pnblic, is to emphasize 
thatsudi plays as A Game At 
Chess by Middleton (which 
Nunn and c o m pany are very 

Wank, and hands it tp Nuna 
The newSwn is paid for, . 

But there is one condiiibn. 
-The' benefedtor. must, 
named. And since, bis gift was 
made in 1983, . Nunn and a 
ool^ aS other initiates- have 
'held their tongues. ‘ 

^ That; morror less, is how 
-the^wan'-s- building has been 
'fin^cedilt does indeed have 
the characterisdes of a fairy 
stoiy. But the -history of the oi^an^s” who 
have risted. their money on 
aaors;-.^so theSwan-'sbehe&Cp 
tor is in ftoodLcQoipany. -■ 

' ■ -.■'The exact amount .nf hjy 

Mppospd' to be sei^ftnancing 
wt eventually it reeved Arts 
Council money, James 
Sargant, -the BSCS' consubant 
(» the pngect says no; the 
extxa. events in the RSC 
budget to pay for the Swan win 
be separatdy aoceaxmed foe. 

■ The Swan will We^ even if 

7S per cent of . its seats are sWd. 
Tickets ace to be pekedsome- 
wbere .between tlm level of the 
.Sbalce^peaie Thratre 
and The Other Plaice. aroiiBd 
.V Mr Satswts^i^.tfae maiikei; 
nseacch done by the RSG-lbr 

kera to produce) or Thomas 
Heywood's The Fair Maid oj 
the IFer/. .which is being pul 
on later this season, were the 
potboilers of their age. 

But assuming the Swan gets 
its audiences,, is there not a 
danger that attendances at 
either The Other Place or the 
main Stratford theatre or both 
will correspondingly fall? Mr 
Hariock and his colleagues 
have been eneigetically devis- 
ing ways to increase the sum 
total of theatre-going to avoid 
this. Their various Stratford 
packages have been adjusted 
to accommodate visits to the 
Swan. Veritable orgies of th^ 
aire-going have bora laid on 
offering a matinre at one 
theatre and an evening session 
at another with three-course 
meals in between. 

The Swan, says Mr Hariock. 
may attract in addition its 
own audience, pei^ps one 
accustomed to sitting in a 
single room in proximity to 
the performers. 

The Swan’s season was 
initially projected as ninning 
from April to October, leaving . 
the winter free for concerts ' 
and the conference trade. But I 

I sent a letter to my love 

gpnerqatv has ngt be^ 
piad^.^blic. But.bk opital. 

tp.Uie tunq of^veriil milfig ns, 
has eover^ all bi^^K woi^ 
^hnied praivi^ for 
temjxtrary rehraxsal ^peoe 
during bi^di% (to rei^aceitbe 
facility.\provid^ by ‘the -old 
cohferrace and^.instalUh 
•^n of tasie.' li ghting and 
^nd ^uifuneat the 


~:Micba,el .Reanlbn, Ihe 
Swi-an's -aichitect-.says to has 
uied'.'td l^p. likeIy^jD^t& 
na'nb^ -costs to 'n.,izmhsiin). 
Xhcse. and all ciin^t' 
ezpeOSfi&WiiriBn onboxafp^ 
receipts. Nunn bas given ;.an 
undertaking to the Arts Cotm- 

ci\ -and 4he governors 'igf the 
RSC that. tbe^wan'&exDenses 

RSC that. tbe.Swan*&expeiises 
wj4 . not absorb '-any.- of the 
q»npaby‘s jniWic subady'. 

To keep expen.ks dbwnt. 
only a extra actors are td 
be taken on . by the I^C ' 

liie' -Tbe Noble Kinsmeu was the first 

iHroandiDn at tbeimw Sfmn 11^^ 

other, pfitefs in thehmeli^t 

“At last we^'dp'jMiait^v to tfie fet estilwi Ht e^ ifil ofbne day in the lifted^ 

to ^keyeare and John Fle^ mercantik .dty^ . .Jloniantic 

umbilical connection between 
these and the earlier period of 

seen work- • of • .bis 

cindiia and tbdinultiple use 
of a single plot (this one comes 

influent bim,^ and the pllayi^ from {^mxts'The Knighti 
be was rumoured to have .fa^- Taley. 

Shakespeare’s “context” is 
elastic; “We must push on 
beyond the direa Shakespeare 

dosed down and 40 years later 
Ch^es n came back and the 
theatres were reopened and 

a hand in wiring." 

As. a play it looks back to- 

peiiod.Theretsava^b6dyof everything was tmluenced by 

The .test of the Swan wfi] be. Shakespeare's oxm Tempe^ 

wither th^' works reach' and' forward to the Ftetcher- how. 'to tackle it Clifford totally differenL.We can find 
beyond the scholars and the Beamount- collaboration op Williams did a; wonderful connections and they will 
buffs to "a .wider audience. The ' Maiits 'Trt^edy. For- inxxiuctiQn of Mariowe's The. sometiroes be literary; some- 
whicb though it might have those whb'care toTook there.- Malta where be pro- . times practical, soraeiiraes to 
seen (and enjo%'ed);lfa^KVte are;^0 «^ Hamlet ^ -(I. diuoa a strange bla^ctsnic- do with the- way we-present 

does hot- kndw.^en'Jorison’s . Midsi^m^ Drmm -r style...” them."-- 

Sejflhas. The.'enthusiasin .of. as. Professor Fr^ Kefinode - But this season the.RSC is. :mis Berm’s play draws part 
Nuim arui Ks wMjudrcmors . pul iU'“fBereisase^ puttu« -J^bean tragedy •.» of its raciness from the 

in. .' Offering '. Ihdm is: scenes in .the ^loL..wIuch one ade. The fourth play m. thatshehadioconcedherscx 
unmistakable. descend from Ophelia’s. tai_ il^jnin is a ^-moinngrom^ ^ staged Profe^r 

“‘Directors aiie genuinely have Fletcher's peculiar by Thomas Heywood, a prohf- Barton Mi* larnival 

beyond the scholars and the 
buffs to "a. .wider audience, 
which though it might have 
seen (and enjo^);ifa^KVte 
does Dol-kndw Ben Jonson’s 
Sejant The.'entbuaasm .of . 

Jacobean work that is contra- 
dictory and we do not know 
how. to tadde it Clifford 
Williams did a; wonderful 

the French and it was all 
totally differenL Yet It is not 
totally differenL. We can find 
connections and they will 

IHXXiuctiQn of Marlowe’s The. sometiroes be literary; some- 
Jew . if Malta where be pro- . times practice soraeiiraes to 
ducea a. strange bla^.cmnic . do with the-sray we .present- 

style.-.” them.".' ' 

fettluss^fte^B. rMnBem-ffptay draw part 


“‘Directors are genuinely 
thrilled aboui.the:'pos»biIity 
orwbat thev can bring tol^t 
for.the first time; or ratherlor 
the tecond time in a different 
codtexL We have the literary 
arid scholarship responsibil- 
ity. If we do noLdo the works 
who. is going to do them? If we 
do pot proclaim thdr;.exis- 
lehce and celd>rate the Ian- 
git|gp_ in_ wmch ^they -jw 


[The RSC is intent on rescu-' 
ing Beil Jonson from his best- 
kitown works. “I feel there is a 
bounden duty to do more 
Jonson than has been present- 
ed in this country. He is a very 
great dramatist indeed,” says 
Nunn. The second play open- 
ing this season /a 

His Humour wiittdt in 1598, 

icand-popular playwright who 
despis^ plays that were for 
r^ing and'mntiim in Folios 
rather than for performing on 
the stage. The Fair Maid ^ the 

Barton said: “Set .in carnival 
time,- filled with masks and 
di^isings, it sets a large cast 
of principab adrift in a world 
temporarily run mad, to dis- 

mestagc.77)efhirjl/a/dp7/A^ inaSifotel^ 

H est IS a romance with a love and desire.” 

heroine who survives pirates 
and lovers round foe Mediter- 
' ranean sbores.:- 

Perhaps making a how to 
contemporary ieminism, the 

The pace of foese plays, 
their verbal colour and foem- 
ricality. sound. well suit^ to 
the. RSC Yet because they 

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tMid play *his - season is .The require- .foe -audtrace to. be 
Rover by Aphra ftwin, said'ip challenge in and 

nity to proclaim wiU have 


Nunn's proclamation be- 
gins this season with The Two 
Soble Kinsmen, “tragic 
romance” wrilien according 

Professor Anne Barton has 
called it a comedy poles apart 
from Shakespeare’s own: “£v- 
ery Man In His Humour is 
intensely urban, a' vibrant, 
meticiilouslv realized account. 

be foe fim_profesaonal_wwn- Jiterary knowledge and «te 

aii'~piaywir^'t; F/re Rover stagmgrassumptions foe RSC 

dates from 1678 and repre- 
sents Nunn’s intention “to be 
doing some of the earliest of 
foe Re^oration ifoiys because 
foere is (foviously a kind of 

is taking a risk. The best that 
can be said of foe new Swan is 
that few theatrical enterprises 
have bad a finer physical 
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The letters ]>ehind 
the Abdication crisis 
are private, banal 
and would be 
better unpublished 

the RSC is experimentii^ Mr 
Saigant indicates that u the 

seastKi. goes well (and early 
bookings are eocouragiD^ 
then the run of plays may be 
extended to December or 
January. That will not pre- 
clude. aheroative - uses; for 
naniide by Stratford amateur 
groups or for weekend 

In one obvious way the 
Swan will connect with Lon- 
don and the RSC at the 
Barbican. It is hoped that 
Swan produaions .wiil take off 
and transfer to London in the 
way of current Stratford work. 
But in. another sense the 
London connection may be 

At present 85 to 90 per cent 
of Stratford’s overseas theatri- 
cal tourists come through 
London. In this year'of tetror- 
ism, says -'Mr -Hariock; the 
London gateway may deter 
Americans who -would other- | 
wriso have oa' qualms, about- 
their safety in the Forest of 
Ardeu^.As a long-term ambi- 
tion^ the RSC at Straifrad 
would like to encourage tour- 
ists to fly into Birmingham 
airport and on to Stratforo 


Wie are pleased to have been 
associated with 
- the- Air Conditioning -and 
Ventilotion Installations 
for the 
Swan Theatre 

In his introduction dated the 
ver>' day the Duchess of 
. Windsor died. Michael Bloch 
states that it was the Duchess’s 
wash that . these . letters be 
published. He continues: “She 
was determined that, at the 
right moment, the truth 
should be known to foe world 
in the form of foe authentic 
comempoiary record.” Mr 
Bloch goes on to say that when 
the Duchess fell seriously ill in 
1975 it was Maitre Blum who 
gave effect to her instructions. 

I do not believo that foe 
Duchess of Windsor's cause 
has been well served by 
foe publication of these letters. 
At the time of the Duke’s 
funeral. Prince Philip and 
Lord Mountbatten asl^ the 
Duchess about her plans for 
foe Duke’s papers. She agreed 
that they should go to foe 
Royal Ardiives, and later in 
1972 the Librarian came over 
to Paris to take them to 
Windsor. The Duchess's Pri- 
vate Secretary, the late John 
Utter, found some letters 
tween foe Duke and Duchess 
and drew these to her atten- 
tion. He suggested that she 
should decide if she wanted to 
I keep them or send them to 
I Windsor. But the Duchess was 
i not up to foe effort and she 
never looked through them. 
By April 1978 the Duchess 
was very ill; foe two private 
secretaries had been dis- 
missed; and Maitre Blum 
controlled her affairs. In foe 
. autumn of that year foe 


Silver wedding cruise 25 years after the affair of state 
TTnon Vitkera straight. They were quainiance of i 

TTnim Virk<»rfi record straight Thev were 

nugu yK.itcr5 both sufficienily aware of their 

wrATTTCAXTTv inexpcricnce as writers to 

n T-!^ emplo>' ghosts. Regrettably 

EDWARD these love ictiers did not have 

Letters 1931-1937 the benefit of a ghost. They 

Edit^ b)' Michad Bloch did have the benefit of Mr 
Weidenfeldd. Sicolson, £12.95 Bloch's editorial, which reads 

at limes like the dramatic 

programme notes to an opera: 
redoubtable lawver told The “While the Duke's mind is 

Times that, “before the fixed on a coming eternity of 
Duke’s death he handed the bliss, she sees their love in 

papers to a friend and hisiori- terms of a heroic solidarity ..." 

an intending that they sho^d Mr Bloch also guides our 

judgement of the letters and 
wife had both died. Wallis, telling us for example 

wife had both died.” 

Love letters are usually best 
left unpublished because their 
intimate tone tends to be 
embarrassing to outside read- 
ers. In this case the justifica- 
tion for their publication is 

that she “exercised a great 
fascination on lesbians”: and 
later quoting the contempo- 
rary belief that she was “be- 
witching the Prince with some 
kind of sexual sorcery.” Other 

that they refer to affairs of authors have incurr^ Maitre 
slate and particularly to the Blum's wrath for making such 

.Abdication. The Duke and 
Duchess both published their 
memoirs years ago. which was 
surely their chance to set the 

suggestions. W'hat does 
emerge is the Duchess of 
Windsor’s absorption in her 
own status, first as an ac- 

quaintance of the Prince of 
V/ales, then as the King's 
confidante. We learn that she 
liked to see the American 
press cuttings, good or bad. 
and that she did mind about 
not being an HRH. Her 
comment (on page 25Sl con- 
cerning the King's Proctor 
finding a case against her 
divorce: “Frankly 1 don't 
think he will find one,*' strikes 
me as revealing. However, she 
is wrong to suggest that Lord 
Duchamp lost his Garter 
when he was sent abroad in 

Mr Bloch tells us the story 
of Newbold Noyes, who inter- 
viewed the Duchess for a 
discreet and restricted profile 
of her. Bloch says: “When the 
.Abdication came, however, it 
was too much for Noyes to 
respect these confidences and 
miss the chance of a scoop that 
lay in his grasp.” I have the 
feeling that with these letters 
history has repeated itself. 

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• • Student Body, by . J R 
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TheexiraoRtiaarythingabout writes a mean thriller. His 
this autobiography is that it of music and murder is i 
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as history. The Headmaster, sees his brilliant but unpl 
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will remember him, that figure Beethoven's Violin Conce 
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across and fetch that we'll 

have it for lunch.” r, . . ■ 

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school evacuation plan during 
the last war. which involved 
children sailing down the 
Thames and out into the 
North Sea. This was done. 
Incredibly, all survived. 

Bui even more bizarre is foe 
matter of the two schools. 
Johnson was foe head of a 
secondary modern at Aveley, 
a sturdy brick structure built 
in 1939. and standing in IS 
acres of playing-fields. The 
local authority jilanned a 
grammar school just a mile 
and a half away; but then, at 
the last minute, changed its 
mind, and the school became 
a secondary modern. But what 
were they to do with foe 
children, staff, and builfong at 
Aveley? At first it was thought 
that the children would trans- 
it, and the staff apply for 
jobs. The teaching unions 
stopped that So they were left 
with an empty, brand-new 
school, costing £250.000. 
Vt'hat happened next, and the 
way the school got given away, 
is the best thing in this 

When Johnson last saw his 
' old schooLit was being bougju 
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Editors of under]graduaie mae- 
azmes know ihat the easiw 
way lo fin their pages is lo 
interview a selenion of fam- 
ous ^umni, and let them 
reminisce to their hearts* and 
imaginations* content. Politi- 
oans claim that they really 
wanted to be actors; writeii 
^use the umversiiy of hav- 
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uons are besmirched. 

Edward Whitley's selection 
o* . imcr\iews with distin- 
suishcd Oxford smrtnnirij 
from Harold Acton to William 
Boyd 15 therefore not original 
Indeed many of those he has 
interviewed have already 
themselves written at length 
about their time at OafonL 
This of course need not mat- 
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I could be written about the 
nature of an Oxford education 
and how far it affected the 
lives of those who experienced 

Although Oxford provides 
the starting point for the 
discussions in The Graduates, 
the talk soon moves to an 
examination of the life and 
work of die specimens. Some- 
times this is understandable, 
for. as they are the first to 
admit. Oxford played a small 
part in their education. Mrs 
Gandhi told the author **I was 
at Somerville for only a year, 
and I am afraid even then my 
thoughts were far from 
education**: while the Mar- 
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left Oxford afier a year be- 
cause he "hadn't got a brain.** 

It is a pity that Whitley has 
failed to m^ much as be 
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the numerous oppwtunhies 
for cross-reference and irony. 
Robin Day, Ifeter Jay, and 
Michael Heseltine were all 
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little attempt is made to 
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widmerpool in A Danceto the 
Music cf Time — sometbiiw 
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book. ^ “The whole «dea of 
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one cannot answer deep ques- 
ae*s fife was 

tions diout what one' « ...» 
like — one writes novels about 

Occasionally the subjects 
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interviewer has strapped them 
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Oxford experiences. Ro^ 
Bannister h^ some pertinent 
comments on what it was 
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Second World War, vdien 
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If there is a kiiKdora of the blind, then Ved 
Mehta is both its chronicler and its revolu- 
liona^. There is a {Aotograph of him 
standing whh Pandit Nehru, many years ago, 
and one’s attention is immediately drawn to 
the rather than to the leader — and to that 

combination of fastidiousness and ferocity 
imprinted upon his fece. We do not need to 
see his eyes to understand that here is a child 
of extraordinary character; aixl, at the age of 
14. he wrote that, “1 am the sort of person 
who would like not even one person to feel 
that I should have been sighted, as 1 do not 
feel that myself. 1 think that I am better off 
than others.** Periiaps this was «4usUing in 
the dark, but the single most impmtant 
quality of the young Ved Mehta was his 
courage: Sound-Shadows qf the New World is 
a record of that couia^ 

This is the third volume of his autobiogra- 
phy, a sequence that began with as account of 
how at the age of five he was placed in an Indi- 
an orirfianage for the blind (he had lost his 
sight the year before, Utrough oerebro-spinal 

meningitis). Sowul-Shadows of the New 

opens with his journey, at the age of 1 S, 

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and assesses the implications. 

■ Glorious Revolution of 1 688? Not in 
Ireland, says Geixy Fitt, who asks for 
history' books to be rewritten. 

We report on how Ulster schools are 

healing the rift. 

-The under-used resource: 
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.PoKiechnic policies. “Does the 

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Light shining in darkness 

Peter Ackroyd on the 
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who sees farther 
than the rest of us 
and writes better 

By Ved Mehta 
Coilins. £15 

from India to the United States in order to atp 
tend the Aikansas School for the Blind in 
Little Rock; it ends with his graduation from 
the instiiution. Almost 35 years have passed 
since that occasion, and yet Ved Mehta 
recorts his life throughout the period in 
extraordinary detail; it is as if his fell into 
blindness had broken open his perception so 
that nothing escapes him, and his account has 
a clarity that is sometimes like clairvoyance. 

His first years at the Aikansas school were 
filled with confurion and fearfulness: “All I 
do is lead and think and worry,** he wrote in 
the journal that be kept at the time. And later 
“Today we learned the words to *Skip to 
Maloo*. What is 'Maloo*? Must somehow find 
out discreetly.** He writes so naturally that it 
is ea^ to forget that these were the words of a 
boy who could see nothhig and no one, who 
had travelled alone to an ^en contineni and 
who was quite unsure about his future. Whim 
he was aslred to define the meaning of life, in a 
school exercise, he replied with the wis^m of 
a child who has already been marked by 
suffering: “Struggling for existence,** is what 
he wrote. 

darker to this blind child than the outer 
worid, it was his own painful introspection; 
and yet it was through this haunting 
confusion that the character of Ved Mehta 
was formed. To the outside world he seemed 
alert, disciplined, and selfkonfident; but he 
was filled with self-doubt, and even on 
occasions self-hatred, wbidt he had to labour 
hard to overcome. 

By the end of this book he is at least 
successful within the narrow confines of his 
school; he becomes president of the student 
senate, and he plays in the school band. And 
>-et he refuses to accept the limited roles in 
which his blind contemporaries seem to 
acquiesce. His real companions are the radio 
and the tape-recorder that be sets up in an 
empty broom closet: these are his links with 
the greater worid, in udiich be wishes to exed, 
and as a result they became “my American 
family that no one knows about'* He 
transcribed the words of Ed Murrow in order 
to understand the world; he started a 
correspondence-course available only on the 
radio. As a record of self-reliance and 
tenacity. Sound-Shadows cf the New World is 
extraortinarily moving; but as an account of 
one boy's ambition, it is equally remarkable. 

A nd at the same time he was always 
aware of the separateness that he 
carried everywhere with him “like a 
burden** — he was not just separated 
from the sifted world and from a bewilder- 
ii^ America, but he was estranged even from 
his blind contemporaries because of his race 
and culture. “I wondered how I was,** he 
writes, “how much I looked like a Negro, and 
what my kinship with the N^ro really was ...** 
Such a sense of isolation is a terrible weight 
for any child to bear, but it prompted him to 
cry out, even if it was only to himselfr it was 
precisely this solitude that led him towards 
his destiny as a writer. If there was one place 

I t is urttien v^ directly, almost conver- 
sationally. It is as if the natural barrier of 
his disability used once to be so great tiiat 
he does not wish to erect any other 
barriers of his own. As a result he sees the 
world very cleariy; he describes it so carefully, 
and yet from such an o^ue angle, that in 
pans it is rather like reading some compelling 
travelogue of an unknown country. It comes 
as something of a shodc, then, to realize that 
its inhabitants are ourselves. But if America 
was once for him a place of “hiss and rush**, 
by the strange aicbmy of his isolation and 
ambition he comes to identify both with its 
energy and with its oiMimism; the “new 
world** is. literally, his own new world also. 

“We don't gve a damn about being blin^** 
the children of the school used to say to each 
other, “but to be blind among people who 
have eyes, that's vriiat's bell!** V^ Mehta has 
proved that this is not necessarily the case, 
that it is possible to exorcize diose of 
beiira unwanted or unloved that so afflicted 
his mends in Arkansas. Thomas Chanerton, 
when be was about the same asi as V^ 
Mehta here, wrote that “God has sent his 
creatures into the worid with arms long 
enough to reach anything if they choose to be 
at the trouble to seek IL^ In ^uiul-Shaifows 
of the New WoridNoA Mehta provides all the 
evidence that anyone would need to sunxxt 
that large daim. He has come through. He 
writes here without rancour or self-pity, 
bringing news of the darkness which be bu 

“You know, during the Civil 
Rights period of the 50s and 

60s they used to call us The 
city that was too bu^ to haie*^ 
Well that same spirit of ento'- 
prise lives on today.** With 
these words Mayor Andrew 
Ycmng finished a television 
interview- 1 . conducted with 
him in 1982. It was a strange 
statement bearing in mind 
titat 28 people — all children, 
all black — had been murdered 
in Atlanta during a 22-monlh 
reign of tenor from 1979 lo 
1981.' I have since kicked 
mys^ many times for not 
picking him up on this state- 
ment Init I received James 
Baldwin's new book hoping 
that be mi^t clari^ some of 
the coDtradicUons inherent in 
Young's words. 

James Baldwin uses what 
became known as the “Atlanta 
Murders" as a point of depar- 
ture for bis latest extenided 
essay. It b^nsconvendoDally 
enough with a cast list for 
what Baldwin terms, this 
“docudrama". He introduces 
us to the accused Wayne 
Williams, the judge, the law- 
yers, embellishing each char- 
acter with a small 
autobio^phical portraiL As 
be gets into his stnde Baldwin 
b^ns to broadeu his firid of 
vision b^nd Atlanta, sound- 
ing at times as thouf^ he is 
delivering a State of the 
Nation address. He tosses in 
the odd explosive sentence: 
“White Americans, however, 
bless tfanr generous littie 
hearts, are quite unaUe to 
imagine that there can be 
anyone, anywhere, who does 

Essay in 
or white 

Caryl PhiUips 

By James ^dwio 
Micha^Joset^ £8.95 

not wish to be White, and are 
lirobably the most abject vic- 
tims of history the world has 
ever seen, or will ever know.** 
’ As the essay unfolds, Bal- 
dwin dwells upon sul^ecls as 
diverse as demographic pat- 
terns of development in New 
Yoik City, exploitation of 
black labour in South Afiica, 
Judaeo-Cbristian ethics — 
with reference to the treat- 
ment of Jews and homosexr 
uals in pre-war Germany, 
Mann's Dktth in Venice, and 
many othern topics, somehow 
managing to reiate them tads 
to the subject at the centre of 
his brief: Atlanta. At times he 
does so brilliantly, at other 
times the digression is distuib- 
ing, suggesting that either two 
or three books are struggling 
to inhabit the one; or perhaps 

he is simply frustrate with 
il theme. 

After aU. the “Atlanta 

Murders" have now been 
conveniently forgotten. Bal- 
dwin continually reminds us 
that the accused, Wayne Wil- 
liams, was tried for only two 
of the 28 murders; was (in 
Baldwin's opinion) probably 
innocent; and that 26 murders 
remain unsolved. The anguish 
of the victims* parents re- 
volved around the awful offi- 
cial indifference to the 
murders. It would aj^iear that 
the city that is too busy to hate 
is also too busy (o investi^te. 
But Baldwin is not a detective; 
be cannot tell us who cCHnmit- 
ted the murders, he cannot 
even explain to us, in factual 
terms, why he thinks Wayne 
Williams did not commit the 
two murders he has been 
convicted o£ As an investiga- 
tion of the Atlanta Murdm 
the book is as inconclusive as 
the case, as ambiguous as 
Andrew Youth’s statement. 

As an addition to Baldwin's 
woik it is welcome. His prose 
style, both incantatory and 
intelleciually muscular. Is as 
rich as ever. His candour and 
repetitive biblical patter rattle 
us with a cumulative author- 
ity. He b^ns one section 
wit^ “I was bom in 1924..." 
This book may be the closest 
we will have to a Baldwin 
autobiography, and long after 
the events of .Atlanta have 
been buried, the book will still 
be read. As in Baldwin's other 
essays, in particular The Fire 
Ne.xt Time and No Name In 
The Street, the quality of his 
writing, and the courage of bis 
insights will make his work 

Romance of the market economy 

Three young men in a boat 
crashing into a lifter and 
sinking it b^in this long stopr 
of the eariy Renaissance, set in 
Bruges, the centre, of intema- 
tior^ trade. In the boat are 
Felix de Charetty. l7-year-old 
heir to the Charetty company, 
run by his widow^ mother; 
Julius, a nouuy, ostensibly in 
chaige of Felix, but also in the 
service of the company; and 
Claes, an illegitimate orphan, 
an apprentice in the dyer’s 
trade, regarded as an amiable 
down, tmludty and aiw^ in 
trouble, but notoriously lucky 
with women. 

Unfortunately the lighter 
contained an extremely valu- 
able gun. a present from Duke 


Philippa Toomey 

By Dwothy Daimett 

MichadJoseph, £10.95 

By Sharon Penman 


founders. Later there are terri- 
ble-decisions to be made — 
does she support her husband, 
or her adored father ? 

Much of the story follows 
what history is known. But 
Sharon Penman seems almost 
as much in love with rjewelym 
as Joanna is — a man of this 
century in bis attitudes to 
women — so turning a histori- 
cal into a romance. 

^ilip of Burgling to his 

neph^, the King or Scotland, 
and the whole episode is a 
great embarrassment to the 
wealthy merchants of Bruges 
— obviously an aeddent, they 
dedde. But. as in Mrs 
Dunnett's complex and so- 
phisticated plots, nothing is 
quite what it seems to be — 
and then some. 

This long and absorbing 
novel chronicles the progress 
of the outcast Claes from 
apprentice and down to man 
of affairs, international carrier 
of information, and. finally, 
husband to the widow 
Oiaretty. She is twice his age, 
but suggests the marriage to 
him. as a way of gaining the 
status he can never achieve on 
his own. From Claes, his 
nickname, to Niccold, as his 
Italian assodates call him. is a 
giant step. But who Is he, and 

what are his parent^ and 
origins? Fans of Mrs Dunnett 
will know that we will be 
happily pursuing these mys- 
teries over a series of novels 
coxoring the making of for- 
tunes from Bruges to Constan- 
tinople for some time to come. 

Sharon Penman has good 
words lo say ibr history's 
villains — or rather, those we 
have dedded to hate. Rdta- 
bilitation for Richard III in 
The Sunne in Splendour is 
followed by this huge nox^ on 
King John (“not a good 
. man".according to 

.A. A Milne) and even the 
special pleading ofided here 
can hardly convince the read- 
er that John was not treacher- 
ous. violent, unpredictable, 
and dangerous. The story is 
told from the point of view of 
Joanna, his illegitimate 
daughter, who idolizes him. 
but is used, in a diplomatic 
marriage, to cement an alli- 
ance with Llewelyn (the 
Great). At 14 she is too young 
to manage a strange a 
strange language, and a man 
nearly twice age as hus- 
band; and the marriage neariy 

• Hie Cage, by Micbad Wes- 
ton (The Bodley Head, £9.95) 
h^ won the Georgette Heytf 
Prize for a historical novel It 
is a grim and powerful story of 
early 19th-century Cornwall 
beginning when two 
“foreigneis", Welland Halt 
and his young daughter Ruth, 
arrive at the village of Wind- 
fall Welland works in the 
mine. He is a mystery man, an 
expert blacksmith, with a keen 
and receptive mind — definite- 
ly a cut above the village 
Their clannidtness and dislike 
of suaneers. added to the 
power of destruaive g(^p 
directed by an evil mi 
to his strange downfell. 

• Larit^hyll 1^ Constance 
Heaven (Heinemann. £9.95) 
lakes some traditional themes 
— beautiful young girt, gam- 
ftier feiher fklsely accused of 
murter leaving her alone in 
the worid to b^me a scfaool- 
mislress in darkest Yorkshire, 
attractive, enlightened mill- 
owner married to spoiled aris- 
tocratic wife, even trouble at 
t'mili • these time-honoured 
ingredients have produ^ a 
very acceptable di^ 

From ogress to heroine 

Two women are sharii^ a 
piano stool in the solarium of 
an exclusive r^adian sani- 
tarium. On the rigbi picking 
her way gingerly throu^ nurs- 
ery Mozan Chioe, a beautiful, 
ihou^ dearly disturbed 38- 
year-old, who seems to have 
some professional connection 
with the music world. Beside 
her, plain and dumpy, a much 
older woman — Jane, a schizo- 
phrenic “lifer" who for ^ 
ye^ has been the uncom- 
plaining guinea-pig for the 
experiments of ambitious 
young psychiatrists. 

Excited by the music, Jane 


Joim Nicholson 

By ^ L. Sparliiv 
Miehad O’Mara. £8.95 

By Katharine Moore 
Allison <fi Busby, £8.95 

By Jfll Delay 
Andre Deutsck, £8.95 

'Starts thumpi^ the bass 
legging Cnioe to teach 

notes, begging 
her to play. The youi^ 
woman jumps up screaming. 
She tips her unwanted partner 
onto the floor and spills coffee 
on her. But ulien the nurses 
burst in, it is the older woman 
who is restrained and willed 
away, shouting accusations. “I 
have no kfea what ^'s 
talking about This has noth- 
ing to do with me," says 
C3iloe. Bein^ beautify and 
lalen^ she is believed. 

This brutal oijening scene 
marks the arrival ofa formida- 
ble new novelist It is a 
measure of Sharon Sparling's 
skill that this reader at least 
accepted the transformation 
of Chioe Delaney from ogress 

about what to take with her. 
She embarks on an inventory 
of her possessions, with pre- 
dictable results. Memories 
crowd in, and events of a hrif- 
centu^' earlier jostle for her 
attention with a brood of 
lively grandchildren. 

In other hands, it might 
easily have d^nerated into 

nostalgia or worse. Miss 
Moore however writes with 
irony and without malice. 
People past and present are 
jutted on their merits, as are 
events. So Moving House 
IMe^nts a lyrical rather than 
elegiac portrait of English 
counoy life throughout the 


Jill Delay offers us an 
equally rich though less allur- 
ing picture of later life. 
Lorenzo D'Ayala, only son of 
a rich Sicilian and his English 
wife, has led an honouraitie 
life of privilege. Personal- 

ly festidious. he married a 
woman who had little interest 
in his refined tastes or his 
■woik at the Palermo Institute 
of Fine Arts. Her death repre- 
sents domestic inconvenience 
rather than emotional loss, 
unlit his job too disappears. 
What follows is remarkable. 
So is The Gentle Tourist. 

Two superb first novels in 
one week. Is that a pig flying 
past the window? 

• ““*sinn mnpmnfi *“* vrcTnuimraicir'i^w «*. 

pages of the action moving 
from the sanitarium. The 
Glass Mountain consists lar^ 
ly of flashbacks which explmn 
why she is there. 

The story of Chloe's devel- 
opment from precocious ten- 
year-old to international 
artiste is told in terms of her 
personal rather than profes- 
sional life. The two are closely 
linked by the faa that her 
lovers tend to be connected 
with the music world — except 
for Laurence, the father of her 
child, whose indifference to 
her talent can hardly be ex^ 
cused by tonedeafness (an 
uncharacteristically clumsy 
bit of symbolism). But Chioe 
is far more interested in her 
adopted relatives, and it is 
these relationships which 
make The Glass Mountain 
comjMilsive reading. It is also 
beautifuny written and unusu- 
ally well-constnicted. I shall 
be suriMised if a better first 
novel comes my way this year. 

Similar observations were 
made two years ago about 
Katharine Moore's ' Summer 
at the Haven. Appreciation in 
that case was stuupened 1^ the 
fact that Miss Moore was 
quhe, well mature for a 
liters debutante - 85, to be 
precise. Three books — and 
years — on, she is cleariy 
getting into her stride. The 
^ot of Moving House is all in 
the title. Rowanbank is no 
nraer a suitable home f^ 
oberta Curiing. It's inconve- 
nieni ramUing, and impossi- 
ble « to manage without 
servants. Not that Roberta is 
helpless. But too often the 
spirit runs ahead of the flesh — 
and old bones break easily. So 
Roberta accepts that rite must 
move, not to the old folks' 
home her femily have in mind 
but to a sensible flat in town. 
The decision confronts her 
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for Tutu 

Bi^op Desmond Tutu will be in 
this coumiy next week to viat 
fellow membeis of the Anglican 
Churdi in South Wales. Thou^ 
the visit has been kept quiet, 
members of the Forei^ Amirs 
Committee have got wind of it* 
and have been msently trying to 
reach him in the bom that he will 
appear before them for talks about 
the turmoil in South Afiica. But 
the turbulent priest, winner of the 
Nobei Peace Prize in 1984, has 
been on the move and is now 
somewhere in Europe. The 
committee is particul^y aiudous 
to speak to him as it has been 
looking into the South Airican 
crisis and taking evidence fix>m 
visiting white politicians and 
Mack resistance leaders, among 
them the former leader of the 
opposition I^ogressive Federal 
F^ny, Frederik Van Zyl Slabbert, 
and the ANC president Oliver 
Tambo. A question posed by one 
ANC official seems to deserve an 
answen if the committee can find 
time to visit the Soviet Union and 
South-East Aria, as it has done 
recently, why does it not go and 
see for itself what things are like in 
Alan Paton's “Beloved Country." 


In the past 18 years it would seem 
tmt Tony Benn has changed his 
tune even more drastically than he 
has his name. Benn and Eric 
Hcffer have caused a rifl in the 
Labour party over the future of 
nudear pon%r by declaring h a 
“technology that humanity cannot 
handle." and one that should be 
phased oul Many will remember 
Anthony Wedgwood-Benn's tri- 
umphant speech in May 1968 
nben. as Minister of Technolc^. 
he said: “There is no question 
that when history comes to be 
written, the achievement of nu- 
clear powCT will turn out to be one 
of the major technologicai devel- 
opments of the second half of the 
20ih century." Not so much a U- 
tum as an N-ium. 


John Pahpa. the Environment 
Minister,* might turn a trifle red 
when his covert greenness is 
revealed in his latest book. The 
Penmin Guide to the Landscape of 
En^and and Wales. It was 
commisrioned some 14.years ago 
wben Patten was still a fdlow of 
Hertford College, Oxford, and 
more conservation-minded than 
might be considered politic in his 
present job. “The book is de6- 
nitely grren in hue." he says. “It is 
just a quirk of fote that it is being 
publisnra so soon after 1 was 
moved to the DoE" 


Harvey Thomas and the image 
makers at the Scottish Tory 
conference in I^rth seem deter- 
mined to train up a breed of tartan 
Thatcher clones. Speakers are 
advised: “If you want to 

emphasise some point of particu- 
lar importance, it is more riRecdve 
to sp^ more slowly and more 
softly. Make good use of pauses." 


“I name ttis shm *Good beavens, 
not another 3,500 jobo loct' . . 

Richer dust-up 

Plans to commemorate Rupert 
Brooke's centenary with a statue 
of a woman — possibly naked >-> 
have been dn^ped by the bur- 
ghers of Ru^ after a barrage of 
criticism. Midland sculptor John 
Bridgeman bad suggested that an 
allegorical female 6giue would 
best reinesent the spirit of 
Brooke's jpoetry. but die idea 
provoked jibes d^ one of Ru^ 
ScfaooPs most distinguished old 
boys would be depicted in dr^ 
The Ru^iert Brooke Centenary 
Association asked another sculi> 
tor. Ivor Robertsdones. to submit 
alternative idans, which won the 
day. Bridgeman told me: “I'm a 
bit peeved I am an old chap 
likes women. That's unusual these 
days when most people in the ait 
world seem to prefer girders. ” He 
was somewhat moUHiM by the gift 
of a botde of sherry fhira a Ru^ 
master. Roberts-Jooes will get 
nothing until the association 
raises the cash. 

No go for British knowhow 

by Paddy Ashdown 

Ronald Butt 


Bristol's world-fomous wine &ir 
has su^red a serious blow. Hav- 
ing supported the foir ever since it 
started ei^i years agO; Harvey's, 
the equ^y ramous Bristol com- 
pany, will not be exhibiting this 
year, claiming that the cost is not 
justified by the return. Another of 
the city’s main purveyors of dr ink , 
Avery's, has aim decided to pii^ 
out. If the grapevine yields yet 
more withdrawals, the £ur will 
never be the same again. 


Last month ironically on St Geoise's 
Day — the United Stata began to 
impose laws and regulations controlling 
Bnush hi^ t^noiQ^ exports, which 
will greatly damag g Bntish companies. 

The Americans claim that the mea- 
sures are necessary to protect western 
' hi^-technoiogy against transfer 
to the Eastern bloc. But the American 
action undermines the existing system 
governing technology transfer — the 
Cocom regulations — which was orig- 
inally agreed by the US government and 
all Nato allies. The regulations have 
been e^orc^ after years of argument 
among US government lawyers over the 
merits of the issue; procrastination 
which had already damaged British 
technology companies. 

Within the last mont^ academic 
researchers at London University have 
been leftised a veiy laige computer 
unless all its academic users — who are 
scattered throughout Britain — agree 
not to communicate the results of any 
work done on the machine to any 
person from any one of a list of 19 

Some of these countries are com- 

munist and some are in dispute with the 
United States. If the computer scientists 
get the machine, ^ accepting the 
restrictions that go with it, they will cut 
themselves off TOin some of the most 
important research in the worid. 
The United Slates government proposes 
to control communications, for in- 
stance, between scientists in Britain and 
Sweden, Switzerland and — of ail 
places — Hong. Kong. 

These new US export regulations will 
be a heavy blow to ^tain because more 
than 70 per cent of the computer 
industry in this country is controlled, 
directly or indirectly, by American 
corporations, and wmdi tiie United 
States, in defiance of international law, 
deems to be uruler US jurisdiction. 

Digital £>quipment UK, the Readixig- 
based subsidiary of ibo second largest 
computer corporation in the world, has 

agreed to controls on the mo^ment of jurisdiction and are contrary to inter- 
**hardware, software a/id htow-houP* national law.** You might ask what the 

(my emphasis). In other words, tbe new 
law has fri^tened at least this company 
into accepting, not only restrictions on 
things wftich we can see and touch, but 
oonti^ oyer ideas. 

govenunent is tfamldng of doing about 
u. The answ^ Notiiing. 

OlftMNMMpipM, IIMk 

7%e atahar is Liberal hiPfi)r Yeomiand. his 
party's spokesman on trade and indu^y. 

Richard Ford assesses the six months of discordant accord 


Advertisements have appeared in 
Nortbem Ireland newqi^iefs this 
past week uiging Orange tmthren 
to converge on this most Englisb- 
looldng of villages for a raUy 
protesting against the Anglo-Irish 
agreement Tonight six months to 
the day that Mrs Thatcher and Dr 
Garret Fjc^jerald signed tbe 
agrement in the drawing room of 
' Hillsboroi^ Castle, foousands 
are expected to demonstrate in the 
village square. 

In th^ regalia, and bdiind 
bands and bann^ they will 
proclaim their unity, Protestant 
heritage, inalienable ri^l to r^ 
main part of the United Kingdom 
and fervent opposition to a dmd 
giving a consultative role in 
Northern Ireland to tbe “auld 
enemy" in Dublin. The feet that 
the lisyal Orange Institution of 
Irriand and the Grand Oran^ 
Lod^ called the rally is a taat 
admission of their feilure so fer 
toovertum the agreement widely 
opposed though it is throu^iout 
the Unionist community. 

Aware of the danger of scoring 
yel another own goat the or- 
ganizers are anxious to avoid any 
disturbances. By saying, quaintly, 
that “only Oi^ge brediren m 
good stanmng may attend" and 
that only bands en^iged by district 
lodges may take pan, they h<^ to 
keep away the raucous “kidt tte 
Pope" element — often drunk on 
ddn* or a brand of lager brewed in 
the bated Republic. 

It is likely to be an impressive 
demonstration but behind the 
flags and bunting, there is division 
and doubt in the Unionist ranks 
over the future. Divisions also 
occur in the highest edidons of 
the Northern Ireland Ctffice, 
where Tom King, the Secreia^ of 
State, is bombarded with oonmet- 
ing advke on the policy to adopt 
towards tbe Unionists; this siHits 
roughly into “softly, softly” and 
“kids them bard". Amc^ the 
nationalists doubt remains about 
whether a British government, 
even one led by Mrs Tliatdier, wili 
stand firmly the agreement and 
when it will p^uce results. 

Since the agreement was signed 
Northern Ireland has witnessed 
little of the “peace and stability” it 
was intended to bring. Although 
only 26 people have died com- 
part with 36 in the comparable 
poiod of 1 984-8S, there has been a 
big increase in the number of 
sectarian attacks and recent his- 
tory suggests that tbii^ will get 
worse as the marching season 
moves into its full, defiant stride. 
Last month alone there were 79 
sectarian attacks do Roman 
Catholics, many of them against 
femilies living in mixed areas, 
others on schools and Purdies. 

Since the first Protestant was 
killed by a plastic buflet, as ix>lice 
quelled an anti-Hillsboroi^ riot 
at Portadown on March 3, Union- 
ists have added tbe RUC to their 
hate list There have bceen 361 
reported cases of intimidation of 
police officers and their femilies, 
and 62 have been forced to leave 
dieir homes. Extra tnx^ have 
been flown into the province. 

Throughout the six months tbe 
Provisional IRA has kept up its 
attacks, increasingly on the soft^ 
oftai]^ts:off-du^miembers<rf‘the ' 
security forces in border areas. 
Much has been heard of improved . 

Ulster speaks: what the loyalists tiiink of the BSnsbenroogh agreement 

W • “t ^ ^ supporting any 

I I I Ia ^ m administration in the event of a 

111 I Qllil I fill tXFl pariiament would be the 

LXJULO • scrapping of the jmeemem. As 

. W/. ; ■. one loyalist smd: “This is a long- 
j j . term plan. It could mean victory ' 

‘4*^^ but it may also mean a slow, 

I I r“:|. UngpringSuidde". 

;• So fer nationalists have ao- 

^ cepted the symbolism of the deal, 

4- fc' -^ 1 ^ .Am ^ ^ 1^ .J- the presence of a se c i eu uia t. 

Tfg I gaga g Cj Ib T oonsisiingofBritish and Iriife cavil 

1- V# 1 L.V/XX4t^I 1 L- servants at Maryfidd in East 

' Bdfest and tbe si^xt of Peter 

^ ^ Barry, the Dublin minlgiwr for 

BTS^nw though by ite for DuMin m the afifeirs of the arriving at Slor- 

: this wort raurtren^ North, tluy are incrEasitriy split mew for meetings British 

inSslOT. But, ftora IhS 
rt “d ori an duiw the agreement has delivered little 

hat he expects deasions oltjcctive. An opinion poD earlier that is visible on tbe ground to end 

iiiaung ^ impro^ ffiis year showed 23 per cent m what Barry once described as the 

ST secunty soon which fevour of complete integration “luahtmare” of The Nortbon 

duce better results. with Britain, 24 per cem wanted 

hem Ireland standards devolved govdnment with power _ , . .. 

isordm particularly in diariig, 11 per cent dei^ved , 

irking<lara areas, have govenunent with majority . KUC'firii^plMc bullets at 
omparaiively low level, and 9.6 per cent continued direct yy*?, notere to brought un- 
is is not to mininute rule fiom Westminster. muslacuon to s^e 

tial for devdojnng into Although Mrs Thatdier told a Catholics. Tne complamts about 
e rioung. After aU. as delegation of Unionist assembly 

»ants say, why should members that integration m not gpia^ c rollets, mw heard rom 
ndon violence and an emdoa, and runs counter to the Protesimls bw a striking siinilBr- 
m — or at least the wfade thnist of the agreemoit, ^ yy J??*” th e years 
ben h has worked effeo* feading OUP figures in& that it Iro na uy g iMow citizem across 

og previous crises? ts tte way to maintain ihc Union. ^ sectarian divide, 
e latest feilure of efforts They argue that devolution Tbe British and Irish govem- 
alks about talks with involving an administration run meots alike seem content to 
saders, the govenunent on a parteership basis with implement tbe agreement slowly, 
little option but te nationalists is a kmg-term pfoy to emphasizing the imporianoe of 
toraiynferching season break the Union. coming fivougb the summer witii 

It means for increased Other Unionists argue that it intact and coosuutiypointuigte 

n the RUC and the integration means putting your ' the complex questions being tack- 

i iMovince deqwrately trust in a Westminster ^iveni- led. If not at a staodyill, m the 
to attract investment ment and partiameDt tto. six- hope of enticing Unionists into 
dien unemployment is months ago betrayed them is talks, it has so fer feiled to ddiver 
'Cent setting up Unionism ft>r further tbe changes so confidently pre- 

ilitant loyalists believe defeats in tiwftimre. Tto also say dieted by senior ofiicials m the 
now gets attention on it avoids confiontipg tlw'tssue m Republic, 
nd oAy by sueet vi- comii% to terms whb the Roman Cbme the autumn, natiooalisb 
that this ^dll increase Catholic minoto m the province and tb^ political leaders wtD 

I a government already anddeludes Unionists into believ- : want results. That risks inflaming 

over other aqiects cn ing they are still in an ascendancy. Unionists at just the moment 

The danger is that the Even if this debate resolves wbra some oTtbeir leaders and tbe> 

viU lose even mote of itself over the next few months so govenuneot mfeht be preparing to 

mds they still have on that both wings of ■ Unionism ’ talk seriously about tbe fixture. As 

cross-border security though by its 
very nature this woik must remain 
secret However. Sir John Her- 
mon, the chief constaUe, to 
indicated that he eiqiects decisions 
on co-ordinating and improving 
cross-border security soon vriiicfa 
should produce better results. 

By Northern Ireland standards 
the street disorders, particulariy in 
loyalist working<lass areas, have 
bm at a comparatively low Ie>^ 
thoi^ tills is not to mininiite 
their potential for devdojnng into 
larger scale rioting. After all, as 
some Protestants say. why should 
tii^ abandon violence and 
intimidation — or at least the 
tiiiat — when h has worked effeo* 
lively during previous crises? 

Given tbe latest feilure of efforts 
to b^u talks about talks with 
Unionist letors, the government 
now has little option but to 
weather a steraiy nmrehing season 
with all that means for mcr»ed 
pressure on the RUC and the 
image of a iMovince deqwrately 
attempting to attract investment 
at a time when unemployment is 
over2i percent 

Some militant loyalists believe 
tb^ cause now gets attention on 
the mainland ody by street vi- 
olence and that this -mh increase 
pressure on a government already 
in difficulty over other aqiects m 
its polides. Tbe danger is that the 
Unionists will lose even mote of 
the few friends they still have on 
the mainland and that exaspera- 
tion with the Northern Irdand 
problem will turn to demands for 
a decisive severi^ of the link. 

virile Unionists remain o^ 
posed to an institntionalized rto 

for LhiUin in tbe a£feirs of the 
N<k^ they are iDcreasic^y split 
on the tactics they should follow to 
defeat it and on an ultimate 
ot^ective. An opinion poD earlier 
tins year sbow^ 23 per cent in 
fevour of complete miration 
with Britain, 24 per cent wanted 
devolved govrnnment with power 
diarii^ 11 pv cent delved 
govenunent with m^ority rule 
and 9.6 jier cent continued direct 
rule from Westminster. 

Although Mrs Thatdier told a 
delation of Unionist assembly 
members that integration wiu not 
an (^ 00 , and runs counter to tbe 
wfa<^ thrust of the agreemoit, 
feading OUP figures insist that it 
IS the way to maintain the Union. 
They ague that devolution 
involving an administration run 
on a parteership basis with 
nationalists is a kmg-term jifoy to 
break the Union. 

Other Unionists argue that 
integration means putting your 
trust in a Westminster ^ern- 
ment and partiameDt that, six- 
months ago betraj^ them and is 
setting up Unionism ft>r further 
defeats in tiw ftimre. They also say 
it avoids confiontipg the issue m 
comii% to terms whb the Roman 
Catholic minoto hi the province 
and deludes Unionists into bdiev- 
ing they are still in an ascendancy. 

Even if this debate resolves 
itself over the next few months so 
that both wings of ■ Unionism 
could' enter talks with a cobetot 
strategy for the future the prospect 
would still look Weak. Some 
Uiemisis remain temp( tiW' 
argument that, with a g»e^ 
electioD approaching in Britain, 

in nipst attempts to get political ' 
•movement, ami his advisers 
are invdvWl in a delicate batano- 
ing 'acjU with the risk of any 
concessioD to either side antag- 
onmng the other. 

Because of the reguladofei, Brittsfa 
exports of -..tedmology, . .otker than 
intercompany transfers, are in decline. 
A exporter now needs two 

licences — one from -Whitehall and one 
from tbe United States — to sell 
thing outside the country. But im 
American company can export directiy 
from the United States under a general 
licence and without an)[ need to mate 
any individual application at alL The 
US regulations are clearly being used to 
give American companies a trading 
advanta^ by jdacing intolerable restzic* 
tions on our m^-iKh finns. 

The result will he to ao^erate the 
trend towmrds US domination' of 
Europe's technology. Tbe govenunent 
is aware of what is at state: the 
AttomeyOenoraL ^ Michad Havers, 
has told me that the r^ulations ‘* 
unwarranted encroachment on UK > 

John Biffen was right at Jeast 
about one ifaiiiglast weekend. Nefl 
Kinnock' is, as- Biffen j^- xt,- 
“demoB ^un g tixat the kind of 
LabcHir govenunent he wbold like 
to. have is the kind. of.-Labonr 
gownuto^t we bad . . . under 
Harold'' Wflstm atiir.p-. James 
CaUaghan.” Where. Kfihn is 
wrong is ' in • ass oan ag that the 
labour ftety today permit 

this, witiito' pi e cipi i ati xB j a crisis 
dangerous tenatiiHialswi^ He 
wfaoBy mioiVififwaands foe stiax- 

egy oftbe hard left 
His emu’ is enoMiiagecI by the 
inirieading promfaieoce genenOy 
g^ven to Kinnock^ fight against 
Miliiant. It wonkl be c or mne fr 
unwise^ BifieiL to ea ag - 

geraie “the feft% grq» on to- 
Lafaour Party** or “to siaest«tiiat 
scmtehow or other bfeS Kjnoock is 
beid in ThraUdom so Mifitant and 
tiie rest It b amp^not inie;" 

Now. of course, it is cmrect ihm ' 

‘policies. fe trying produce a new 

-WSsoiifeiii, and teat the “res- 
ponaUe" pans of the par^ are for 
the moment dominant Bat even 
that needs qualification. 

David Blnnkyn, the Sheffield 
leftist leader, nfeo now genoaDy 
suatets Kinaodc on the national 
[ exeentive. to jest given oi onti-- 
I nons warning to Roy 

> . that be mnet foe 'NEC 

about his proposal tt> ekert 
iflhie over Ldioor 
• Moreovv, after the next dectioir 
the partiamentaiy pa^ be« ' 

gCKKl ded more Idt-wing 

: at present . 

Bnt even if Labour moderation : 
at Wesiznixnster is tifeien for 
Bifien ignores die cartcnt 
to ' which the Labour left has pot 
down roots tbrosgliout ^ coim- 
tiy to UBdenniiie Kinnock^ cho- 
sen path. The Militant affirir" 
diterts attention from the wider 
hard left, of wfaxh iMtihrt Inftw 
Bridhtg(whose teniades are ^ no 
mwanft coi^iied to Londoii) is an* 

Briefing is no feis a paii 3 ^ 
whhiiHarpaxty than Militant Yet 
it goes uttchaUenged.. Before foe 

London borough dectfons, nessty 

180 Labour, candidates (many: 
now councillors) dedared saniort 
in Bri^btg for Lambetii and 
Liverpool against tbfr“right of tbe 
District A^tor ... to fix fine 
prioritteofl6calaiifoorities,"and - 
total oniosition to “the pr e s e nt 
teadership's dhriave witch ***»<*»* 
against sodalto .. .** 

Last wceteid. Briefing bdd a 
closed meeting of su p poiter s to 
consider how foe left should fete 
op to the “tfareat from Kinnock's 
new realism." A few extracts fioiB 

its fti g p n irattftn pR>- 

potels give the flavour of cmreiix ' 
ihiDlciBg. *The purpose ... is to . . 
combat the Tory oSendve and toQ 
back tbe ri^-wing attacks inside 
the Labour Par^ by mobOiang, 
oiganizin& expandir^ and edocat- 
to s bard left opposuioa ... Our 
gcnl is not just the i c tum of a 
Labour govenunent, bot po^ 
cally jneparing the forces a^ tbe- 
conditioos to ^jht a^nst Kin- 
nock fte socialist policies." 

Brid^xhould be “sdeable on 
jticket Ixtes. demonstrations and 
lobbies; in student nxiions; mgan- 
izatiODS of women. Mack peo^ 
lesbians anif gays; and on dofe ' 

queues ... Any or sft -of these 
peoj^ may find themsdvte nans- 

- fotm^ vpsBt passive- efemeets 
into pmtiemants m stniggfe . . 

■ "wiB take up and 

devdop ddbae on sexual pofitis 
and the polhte of . the femily, 
AanMjgjng iheaneteofhQiagBft^ 
and workiiig towrds 
fatoatto AB this 

- jnrolvescoovinaBgpeq^ 

: b^ood FUriianieidaiy pdtdcs, ' 
.and to molnhze m-iiiasBacikm to.* 
dwDeiy;, oombas and break fee- 
RpiesRoo and vidnice of fee 
c^nteBsc state . and 

bfeakfeg any altoMe.. between 

Bifite nn^ say That there _bid 
e a lreniis t cnefaes never come-io 
aiiyfeto m tocdml Labto po& 
tics. Bnt' wfaat fe drSferent now fe 
tto so: modi fncal govemment 
and so Bnay socal organi^stioiis ' 
are dnmlniirjd by people' dedi- 
cated. .to ! p wcis e J y siidi . ai m ' 
There fir'nsinoe.'tbe'vicioiis 
canqiaiaB befog waned namst 
mat me fen^-by 

to iLEA »d odier l^ist edi^ ' ^ 
ikm a u tocitiies wftich: are in a ‘ 
p o sha a to spread feeir pmsonous 
■ creed- among hapfere chilfoen fay 
pamphleC.. mstnetien the _ 

kinds of edneatiwiat 
• meats toy mete: We tou- see - 
more of tiiis as a le^ of the 
Labour locai gov to iept ifictories. ' 
Com ia i nni ly ceiares of various 
kfotts, wtaaft are ostendUy neu- 
ttomeused forpolitidileadsjso ■ 
are some bodfes . fended bjf. fee - 
Hoine'Offioeandloctiaiitfaorities . 
which are csp. .. 

adviBtaged tfbnac Bdaoritses. 'In •' 
many lefocon&oBed borbu^ ' 

. to otgaabaSkms widdi -nm fee : 
aoeSai and edneatioo ' services are - 
stafied \n people vto use their 
workte.imertofrown politico : 
xnierests. ' 

A i^irtm ents' are fiequentiy 
titeie are coded mdka- * 
tions fo job advertisements (often - 
piaoed fo Labour Weekly 'to - 
-never in its Tocy or liberal . 
equvtoms) of to attitudes ex- -. 
pet^ of. s urreafitf candkfates, ' 
Thos actm ceils of labour ex- : 
non&m are planted tbnt^out ‘ 
the eooiBtty> f-hangin g attinidte ' 
and soctebdiavKNir,iaid creating - 
newaorms. - 
The party Kfoi»ck feads at': 
Wesanmattr sfiirfeemost pan • 
athergemuntis^modertoorlto : 
Ken Liviiigsiito) convinced feat 
to ohisnaie . gMl of fee left ^ 
l eqi ii i o. mntlr.iatf tactics now. - 
Bottosinfttotofeftintbelocal - 
e fe ctions to been greater foan ' 
ever.> . • v 

Siiioe there tsample evidence, if % 
only firap. livfogsione^ ra^ 

. f>Mrt fog hard . Icn- is . 
a . vote-lOser, why ' 
sfaeold to Yfoers have put so 
many recognnahie haidliiiers 
baeft fo beat antborii^ 

The prindjial expanarion can V 
only be feat, wishing to vote j 
agiiDSt Mrs Thfocber and te - 
KiaiMKfc and hfowdl^xmed Free- . 

dom and Imraess campaign* they . 

tbouto tto votto for to likes « 
Bernie Cram fo Haringey was a 
way of doing it tto would bring ' 
no harm. In so doing they have ■ 
helped tbe hard left tighten Its grip ; 
on to Labom roots, and ir fee 
roots are rotten, bow can the top ' 
tonefaes be healthy? 

moreover , . . Miles Kington 

Pandering to 

Last year I was involved -hi 
maldiua film fi>r the BBC on the 
Settie-Carlisle raflway line. This, 
as we have been fepefoedly told, is 
a part of our heritage undv dire 
threat of extinction wfaidL nobody 
ran imagiiie being whhouL . 

Beftue tiiooting breiui 1 read . 
several books about tneline.and 
saw other TV programmes and 
even heard one or two radio 
programmes about it All dwelt 
upon the romance and the glory of 
the line aixl pleaded passionaldy 
fbr its leteDtioD. Tbe only dis- 
cordant notes were strude by to 
occasional villain, fiom BR who 
thou^t it fer' loo expensive to 


One day I said to Nefl, onr 
produoeif'Wby don't we mat^ 
our film a viofent atladc. on the 
Sente-Catlisle line? Why don't we 

ni ng — but as Shap is not under'' 
threat, nobody springs to its ^ 
defence. Not do TV inx^rammeiT 
makers firing to th^ cameras.-^ 
and film it Nifeody. ever «nafcaa a-j 
progia mm e motivtod by a destre ' ^ 
to close down a railway, let a tare 
OTdiid go out of piYKhiction or ' ' 
shut hospitals. • ^ 

The Settle line is per hape not 
the best example, hecanse one - 
cannot bdp lUang h, even if you ■> 
m^a BR ei^neer committed to '* 
ffwsexvmg tore crumblto via- '» 
ducts. But what about the ; 
panda? I think Neil hai^ an idea 
feer& Every time 1 bear ^x>ut tbe •* 
gmt panda I can't help fomiting *: 
what a thorcM^hly' iinpUa«gnt v 
anrnial it sounds. It seems to be ' 
surly, uncommimicative. tiwievs, -r 

bre^ and stupid. \ 

Chernobyl: fuelling Gorbachoy reform 

setue^amsle ime? Why don't we Stupid, btouae ** 

m^thisw^tofeantandgive “ a tod ' 


Like a stunned prize fifeter, down 
but not yet out. the Kremlin is 
making strenuous efforts to le- 
TOvw from the errors over its' 
initial handling of tbe Cheraolvf 
disaster wftich have caused untold 
damage to the new image beii» 
assiduously cultivated by Mikhail 

The most significant was 
Gorbachov's decision to ni ght to 
end 18 <feys of deafening and iil- 
jud^sd silerice by addressing the 
nation on television, his first such 
speech since the scarcely remem- 
bered call on March 29 for a 
meeting with President to 
negotiate a test ban treaty. 

Western observers have no 
doubt that the move was taken as 
much to still nimUinp of dis- 
content at home — particulariy in 
the Ukraine — as to re-establish 
his credibili^ with tnteniational 
public ojHnion, particulariy the 
left-wing anti-nuclear movements 
in western Europe. 

As with so many asp^ of 
Soviet life, tbe domestic dis- 
content with Gorbad)ov*s reti- 
cence over Chernobyl was often 
expressed, only obliquely Bnt re- 

ports readung Moscow from 
Kiev, still prohibited territory to 
all western diplomats and news- 
men. that anger there is 
sometimes open. Tbe authorities 
are criticliz^ for pubtishing 
alarmist health warnings only 
days ato initial assurances about 
the absence of any radiation threat 
from ChmobyL 
Tbe aufeorities tried to dis- 
cr^ accounts of the mountiim . 
sense of panic in Kiev but could 
not do anything about the thou- 
sands ofpeople neeing to Moscow. 

The fto signs of a change in 
Moscow's approach occurred in 
foe week after the beiaied visit to 
the disaster rene on May 2bftm 
senior Politburo membe^ “There 
is no doubt that feey-. «m 
appalled with what they fouiid, 
especially to complete, feilure to. 
evacuate over 40.0(X) people <fi- 
rectfy threatened by radioact- 
ivity," one envoy said. “It .was 
only then feat it began to dawn on 
Moscow just how wrong tilings 
were going." ' . . ^ 

It was after that' .viat timt 
Moscow began slowly to, lift its. 
news dampdown; an cri^ 
ing drip of mforntation apppeared. 

in the officiai media about to 
Ireroic operation to contain the 
fire and prevent a meltdown. But 
there was no reference to to long- 
term effects of radiation on sudi a 
scale, confirm ing the view that fee 
Kremlin's chief motive was to 
avoid panic at any cosl 

Every effort bu. been made to 
blame local officials in fee 
Ukraine. Official reports accuse 
item of incompetence and under- 
estimating the dangers; a^mriing 
to one ramour. anumbtf bad been 
drunk when to fire brote oul All ' 
this suggests that Gortacbov 
mightily to tuna to disaster to his . 
»lvantage - by arguing that .it 
demonshates to urgent need to 
reform to hideboimd Soviet • 

Further evidence appeared -in 
Jsvestia on May 13. It noted tiie 
urgency wife which to. recue 
operation was cutting through red 
tape and quoted to local planni^ 
dtief as sayiti; “Here in 
Cbemobji decisions -are being 
taken quickly, there 'is not. one 
superfluous piece of paper. 

Men in to Gorbachoy mould, 
notably to 41-yter-old scientist 
Yo^eny Vdikhov, have bemi 

shown to Soviet viewers as being' 
in charge of events.. There has' 
scarcely been any refe re nce to 
Vladimir Sbcbeibitsky. the dd^ 
bead of to Ukrainian Communist 
Party -and a crony of the late 
Leonid Brezhnev. ^ 

At to same 'time, tbe for- 
midable.Kremlin propaganda ma- 
chine ordered'hs ^keanen to go . 
on the offenave about western 
coverage of fee disaster. Altough 
many aspects initially revealed m 
tbe West.suA as fee maw exodns 
from Kiev, were proted to be trtie, - 
a hostage bad-b^ given in to' 
form of an erioneous UPI reppit 
ifa^'niore than 2jj00 po^ had 
died ill to immediate anermafe 
of to explosion. 

Tbe Kremlin has been helped by 
to feet that many people seem 
prepared to accept to aoeusation 
against what one Moscow -ool- 
umcrist has called to “callous, 
unscrupulousness" of to , US 
media. The few people 'awaiie of 
fee t 3 ^ of safety measures 
adopted in to Wtet have found 
thonselyes isolat^' and. ocgbp 
sionally. ridiculed. 

C3iristoplier Walto 

eveiyone a riiock?”- 
Conflicting emotions 
across his rugged yet. artistic 
features; shock, honor, pteaterei, 
thoughtfulness, temptatron and 
wisdom were just a few. Tbe last 
finally prevaUed.“No, lad," he 
said! “It wouldn't do. One might 
as well plead for tbe exlenniiatSn 
of the giant panda or fee removal 
of an snooker fixrai TV. Now get 
back to .your script" 

So I did. buttotiiougtit would 
not go away. Should there not be 
at least one programme arpifog. 
to case for dosiiK tbe line 
immediately and saving miiltons 

a kind of bamboo which ii- ** 
mmiMtions and in short supply. ** 
Toe only thing, abstfeitely the 
^jig^^^besafomto # 
gOws-defedoe is that it has cute •’ 
•bfote nngs round its eyes. Other- 
wise It reems to te entirdy bad * 
^ n« surprised that ; 

*Dnng w ease It out It is 
no, use to man, no use to the 
nnunal world and only of use to • 
Pjjjjnmie makers and wildlife 
nmnufecturers. The Chi- 
nese most feel exactly like the BR • 
SSgiSP , 

ofpoundS?Afierall nobody really SSS25tiJ^n ' 

wanted to line in to first place. ' and sSt "■ 

It's there only because to Mid- pandf in 6^ ? 
land Railway was tired of sharing ’ dial's what-.v 

routes to Scotland with btS 

companies and and decided to tfSSf ^ Panda only 
build fts own prestige line right **“***** *' 

over ti^. fop. Ha^ to ^ 

changed its mind and bmd- 

: Parliament to withdraw to Aa i die finance 

oblim it to build to line. ^ *^7 tern- * 

. PariaMtiefusefe T^ ® film about the 

white dep^t from day one. ^ jodng the panda- 

The more I thought about it, to a lot of-t 

more 1 realized that to line had tefling the- 

acqu^ g^ur and lom^ fae^neaTV -T 

precisely because it was -under difference. 

tlirtet lt b te fiter a lint than 

Shap ^ in feet. I have seen to diatto' 

<Shap lhfo1ookmg.fer more stun, forthcoming. Wb ' th 

- ;v'-rV : ■ . ■ wart and set M 

wniie cicpouii iTom oay one. did T v me panda- “v 

The more I thought about it, to a lot of-t 

nore 1 realized that to line had «^^?L^^^dial]beteniDeto. '-»( 



1 Pennington Street, London £1 9XN Telephone: 01-481 4100 

The redundancies and closures 
announced by British Ship- 
^builders, though severe, are 
” hardly unexpected. The 
unions were w»ned three . 
months , ago that 3,500 jobs 
were at risk in the absence of 
new orders. Those orders have 
simply not materialised. That, 
and not any myopic penny- 
pinching by. the Treasury, is 
the reason for the ong- Under- 
standably, employee are an- 
gry and dignay^' for the 
yards to be closed are in areas 
of high unemployment. Yet 
the search for scap^oats and 
for m^c solutions is fiidle. 


British shipbuilding was a 
«Sweak competitor when wc^ 
shipbuilding slumped after the 
coUai^ of the oil tanker 
ordering boom in 1974. At the 
same time, newly .developing 
nations entered the market 
with the advantages of cheaper 
labour. South Korea and Bra- 
zil now rank second and third 
in .the world shipbuilding 
league- behind Japan .with 
Britain nowhere. Nationaliza- 
tion in 1977 did more to divert 
attention from the coming 
crisis than help adapt to it The 
slump, moreover, has been 
.^long and deep because pre- 
^vious overbidding left a sur- 
plus of dripping capacity. • 

pules that did so much to 
destroy British shipbuilding in 
the complacent Sixties. 

But there is little to be 
gained by waiting indefinitely 
for an upturn that is plai^y 
not going to happen. Ctee 
widely accepted forecast sug- 
gests that world ou^ut of new 
merchant ships will average 
between 13 and 14 miUion 
tonnes for ibe rest of the 
decade, returning to. the worst 
levels of 1979 and 1980. That 
compares with a peak of 34 
million tonnes in 1975. Tlris is 
not an example of British 
pessimism; it is the projection 
of the dominant Shipbuilders 
Association of Japan, submit- 
ted to the OECD working 
party on shipbuilding last July. 
They expect a sh^ recovery 
in the mid- Nineti^ but that 
wiU be almost entirely due to 
replacements of supoiankers 
and large bulk carriers. The fall 
in oil prices and the rapid 
advance of the yen offer some 
hope to Wegern . European 
tanker buildera But. these are 
s^mehts of the market where 
the advantages of the newer 
shrpbmlding countries are 
most telling. The slump in the 
of&hore o3 industry is no help. 

The only obvious benefit of 
nationalizatioo -r to the in- 
dustry if not to the taxpayer. — 
is that the shareholder can take 
a long view, dedding to ride- 
out losses -in a dump so as to' 
be' there for the. upturn. De- 
spite the halving of the pre^ 
nationalization workforce 
before the latest cuts, this has 
been done to a considerable 
extent The .Government has 
put in £1.4 billion and been 
patient through yean of heavy 
losses. Also, subsidies have 
^'been offered to attract mer- 
' ch^t ship order^ even if not 
with the aggression used by 
some other countriesL Man^ 
agers and workers' have pome 
to grips with restridi^ woik 
practice mid deiharcafion ifi^ ; 

It is no wonder, theit that 
the main object of the OECD 
working party has been for the 
advanced industrial countries 
to cooperate in ninning down 
capacity and restricting sub- 
sidies. Britain is not the only 
country to suffer. Yards have 
clo^ from Sweden to Japan. ' 
Even if the ordei- books had 
been less empty, not all the 
remaining ya^ could offer 
jobs with a foture. The main 
objects now must be to ensure 
that a tniocated British ship- 
buildittg industry does prosper 
and for the Government to 
recognize its obligations to 
communities in places like 
Middlesbrough and Tyneside. 

remaining - Brit&h Ship?, 
builders ^tards heed orders if .. 
they are to survive for lon^ Mr 
Pad" Chaniibi^ ihe,' Industry 

Secretary, emphasized yes- 
terday that financial aid to win 
orders was not a problem. It is 
also ridiculous to suppose that 
British Shipbuilders is now 
synonymous with the ship- 
building industry. Privatiza- 
tion of the warship and mixed 
naval/merchant yards exposed 
— but did not worsen — the 
state firm's problems on the 
merchant side. It has created a 
new sector, with powerful 
baddng in some cases, and the 
opportunity to concentrate 
man^ment attention on new 
techniques and specialisation. 
And the state-owned compet- 
itor, Harland & Wolff in 
Bel&st, has unrivalled facil- 
ities to exploit any upturn in 
demand for big ships. 

The battle between Harland 
and Swan Hunter over the 
latest naval order showed, 
however, that there may now 
be excessive competition for 
scarce naval business. This 
needs to be considered before 
any decisions areftnally taken 
between the Treasury and the 
Ministry of Defence to post- 
pone warship replacements on 
budget grounds. That is an 
area where government co- 
operation with industry can be 
most efiective 

Techniques for aiding 
industrial areas stricken by 
closures are now much more 
sophisticated. It is by no 
means the hopeless task the 
unemployment figures might 
sugge^ Mr John Smith, the 
shadow Industry Secretary, 
complains that setting up Brit- 
ish Shipbuilders Enterprise 
and ^ving more aid through 
the City action team are *'tiny 
pieces of sticking plaster over 
gaping wounds'*. Yet experi- 
ence has shown that caremlly 
designed regeneration pro- 
grammes can achieve what 
billions thrown at blanket 
regional aid never did. For 
Middlesbrough, as for Britain 
an4 its shipbuilding industry, 
it remains better to build new- 
strengihs than to peapetiiate 
old weakness. 



The idea of a frmily court has 
enormous appeal Instead of 
stuffy judges, bull:^ng lawyers, 
and antiquated court proce- 
dures, it conjures up images of 
softly-spoken medialors and 
welfare officers engaged in 
constructive round table dis- - 
cussion about the needs of the 
^ family.- Small wonder it has 
^ attracted such a large foDow- 
ing It has, indeed, become a 
kind of Holy Grail for pressure 
groups campaigning for one 
kind of change or another in 
family law and proc^ure. The 
considtation paper issued this 
week by the Lord Chancellor’s 
Department points out that 
the various pressures for a 
family court have not been 
forg^ into a consensus about 
its structure, nature and func- 
tion. . The. responses to the 
paper almost certainly 
reflect that -lack of consensus. 
A family court has come to 
mean all thing s to all persons. 
4 Much of the support for a 
^family court is bas^ on the 
view that &mily breakdown is 
solely a -welfare problem to 
which the judicial process is 
inamiFOpriaie. According to 
this view, the family court 
should be a therapeutic ^ency 
rather than a ju^cial institu- 
tion. This is fundamentally . 
misguided. Of courae, agree- 
ment is the best way to solve 
family disputes; but even the 
most skiil^ conciliators can-: 
not invariably get weiy'one to 
agrre, especially in the wake of 
a divorce. 

In default of agreement, me 
'issues between the pmti« 
must be decided fairly, within 
the norm^ safeguards of ju- 
dicial procedure, including the 
dispassionate examination of 
evidence, regular procedures 
and leg^ representation. ^ 
the Finer Committee put it in 
1974, when it first proposed a 
unified family court, *'lhe in- 
dividual in the family court 
must in the last resort remain 

the suliyect of ri^ts, not the 
oiqect of assistance.** 

The Lord Chancellor rightly 
rejects the idea.tbat the fa^y 
court ^ould be a welfare 
institution. If all the authority 
of the law, with its powerful 
machinery of enforcement, 
were to be vested in a wel&re 
agency, we would be going 
down the road to a tyranny no 
less objectionable for being 
well-intentioned. ' 

Those who would like to see 
changes in the law are aitning 
at the wrong target The cre- 
ation of a family court would 
be a structural change in the 
administration of the law, not 
a refbnn of the law itself. Law 
reform must be pursued as a 
separate objective, whatever 
the framew^ of our court 

The real strength of the case 
for a femily court lies in the 
field of procedure. There are at 
present ho less than three 
difier^t &mily jurisdictions — 
the High Court, the County 
Courts, and the Magistrates' 
Courts. Their powers and 
procedures are different; there 
are overlaps and gaps, 
fragmentation and anomaly. 
Since the 1974 Finer report, 
however, legislation has 
ironed out many of the dif- 
ferences between the sub- 
stantive law administered by 
the ma^strates and the law 
applied in the higher courts; 
an^ acting under a very recent 
Act, the President of the 
Family Division has just is- 
sued directions for a new and 
more systexhatic allocation of 
business between the High 
Court and the County Courts. 
Things are certainly not as bad 
as they were. 

Nor have procedures stood 
still in the last decade. IMvorce 
has been simplified ^ and 
conciliation is now widely 
available. As the effects of the 
Divorce Reform Act have 
worked their way through the 

courts, there has been a grad- 
ual change in the atmosphere 
in which family prooeedii^ 
are conducted. A^y more 
cases are held in private; there 
is great informality; and there 
is grater expertise and sen- 
sitivity on the part of judges 
and practitioners. Peih^ 
there is room for further 
improvement, as the Booth 
Report on Matrimonial 
Causes Procedure has shown, 
but it is possible to accomplish 
this without the structural 
changes required by the cre- 
ation of a family court. 

The one &mily jurisdiction 
which h^ remained substan- 
tially untouched since the 
Finer Report is that of the 
magistrates. There is no ad- 
vance disclosure of the other 
party's case; there are rigid 
exclusionary rules of evidence; 
and reasons are not -usually 
given for decisions. There is no 
power to transfer cases to a 
higher court, no matter how 
difficult or unsuitable they 
may be for lay adjudicatiorL 
Worse still, the most testi^ 
demons of all — those in 
wltich a local authority sedcs 
to remove a child from the 
care of its p^nts — are 
exclusively within their prov- 
ince. Mr Dermis Walters's Bill 
would have provided mag- 
istrates with the power to 
transfer such cases to a hi^er 
court, but, regrettably, the 
Government rejected tl^ pro- 

There is accordingly a strong 
case for a radical overhaul m 
^e magistrates* domestic and 
care junsdiction. In the mean- 
time, provision is urgently 
required for difficult cases to 
be - transferable to a hig^ 
court. If this most striking 
deficiency in the present sys- 
tem of administration of fam- 
ily law were made good, the 
need for a femily court would 
recede yet further. 



St John's Lodge 

From Mr Pefer W. Trumper . 

Sir. .As Mr Fredrick Koch's agent 
^ die matter of St John's Lodge 
*^porL May 7 and correspon- 
dence. May 9) I would like to add 
some fhris. 

The lease of the house would be 
held in the name of a charitable 
inisL in order to raaWe the tnirt 
10 meet its obligations, Mr K<wn 
will have w carry out extensive 
. repairs to a house which has bin 
%emrB\ for three years. He then has 
to comply with all the safety 
regulations for public access and 

The main alteration which he 
■ projxifies is to build » 

‘ staircase in the positioii (m the 
-.Rafiteld staircase, which was kept 
j . -by Banoa a nd.BarodxtfJCenyj^^ 

rooms would be reduced in length 
to allow for the new staircase and 
the required services; The four 
Burton and Barry rooms would 
remain untouchecl The Sdiultz 
cloakroom would be repaired and 

The Poynter decorations in the 
ballroom would be restored. The 
Lonsdale ceiling decorations in 
the ball would be restored and the 
wall decorations preserved behind 
new wall fecings- The whole house 
would be fumbhed as it might 
have been in the nineteenth 
century. The exterior of the house 
is to remain virtually unaltered, 
except that Barry's conservatory 
might be. rebuilt. 

Most of the an collection itself 
(letter. May 9) is in borage abroad. 
Tht ■ --- * 

' times and to the public for at least 
six weeks in each year, probably 

*ne whole scheme, to which the 
Crown Estate Commissioners 
have given Iheir full apimval. has 
. been discussed with inteRs^ 
bodies for more than a year. The 
matter is now with the planing 
authorities for final decision. 

Mr Koch's proposal represents a 
generous and magnificent gift to 
London. Trne, it entails making 
more alterations than some people 
would like. It U a matter of 
balance. To ray mind there is no 
doubt where the weight of public 
advantage lies. 

Yours feilhfully. 



S Great College Street, 

Case for nuclear power generation 

From Mr Ian Uoyd, MP f(V 
Havant (ConsenvUiveJ 
Sir; If the implications of the base 
assumption underlying Dr 
Comfort's tetter (May 13) are 
accepted the people of Britain, 
Franoe, the United States, Japan 
and any other nation which is a 
significant user of nuclear power 
are presented with only one logical 

To avoid the risk which Dr 
Comfort describes they must, at 
worst, close down their nuclear 
power stations immediately and 
dispe^ the nuclear fuel and the 
associated radioactive media- 
nisms of the nuclear steam sys- 
tems as rapidly as possible. At 
best, they would be required to 
suspend all ftirth«' development 
of nuclear power (as some coun- 
tries such as Sweden and Austria 
have indeed done) and to phase 
out existing nuclw power sta- 
tions as fiA as new generating 
capacity and fuel sources could be 

The US National Academy of 
Sciences Committee on Nuclear 
and Alternative Energy Systems 
examined this option in its mas- 
sive report, published after Three 
Mile Island in 1980, and rgect^ 
the option as totally impractical 
Cbernoj^l does not alter that 
conclusion or the weight of ev- 
idence behind it, though it has 
already had a roost damaging 
effect, predictably and under- 
standably, on the public perc^ 
lion oi the risks associate with 
dvi] nuclear power. 

We are entering a itiiase in 
which the future of nuclear 
electridiy generation worldwide is 
seriously at risk and could ea^ 
be destroyed by the hostility of 
groups whose unscrupulous oppo- 
sition to nuclear power often 
conceals a distaste for sdence and 
technology as well as a serious 
inatnliiy to accept the feet thm the 
proUems associated with a total 
reliance on conventional or so- 
called "alternative" energies are 

prodigious and hy no me^ 
soluble and that total reliance bn 
them could produce environ- 
mental problems not only as 
serious but quite possibly as 
catastrophic (e.g., the 
"grBenhouse" heating effect on 
world climate) as those described 
by Dr Comfort and others. 

Nothing will do more damage to 
the good judgement and courage 
which must now be ^own by all 
who have a rattjor responsibility 
for energy policy than to present, 
as a virtual certainty, the worst- 
case scenarios associated with 
nuclear power disasters and to 
invite the public to accept that 
only those opposing policies 
involving the acceptance of such a 
risk are uniquely and exclusively 
interested in .the relationship 
tween human welfere, prosperity 
and the environment 

The conclusion which Dr 
Comfort's letier Aould suggest is 
quite different Nudear power, 
which is, in my Judgement, both 
indispensable and inevitable, will 
require a heightened awareness of 
safety procedures and the 
contribution which both technol- 
ogy and human oiganisation can 
make to thenrt His worst-case 
scenario should never be allowed 
to happen, anywhere. If, as many 
will argue, it cannot be ruled out, 
then humanity as a whole will 
have to devise new methods for 
dealing with it 

That may present an immense 
cballei^ to our science, onr 
ingenuity and our Judgement It 
may also require a fimdamental 
advance in the mechanisms of 
international co-operation. But we 
will make a hideous mistake if we 
now attempt to retreat into a cul- 
de-sac of scientific obsoirantism 
and political reactiort fuelled by a 
bogus monopoly of public con- 

Yours faithfully, 

IAN LLOYD (Chairman, 

Select Committee on EnogyX 
House of Commons. 

London hospital 
scene changmg 

Fears for health 

From Mr P. A. Green 
Sir, The Minister for Apiculture, 
Hsheries and Food has repeatedly 
stated in the last few days that 
tiiere is no risk to health in the UK 
from the Chernobyl nuclear ac- 
cident He supports this statement 
by repeated references to the 
recommendations of the Inter- 
national Commission for Radio- 
logical - Protection (ICRP) upon 
wtiich our radiation safety stan- 
dards and the emergencyreference 
levels (ERL) are based. There are 
several points that come jGrom this 
bland statement: 

1. Far from being an independent 
group of international scientists, 
the ICRP is in reality an 
organisation whose membOTsbip 
circles within a select group of 
individuals, many of whom have, 
or have had. extensive links with 
the international nuclear industry. 

2. The risk estimates issued by the 
ICRP ate amongst the lowest 
availaUe. Both the United Na- 
tions Sdentific Committee on the 
Effects of Atomic Radiation and 
the United States National Acad- 
emy of Sciences Committee on the 
Biological Effects of Ionising 
Radiation (the BEIR committee) 
have issued reports that si^gest 
radiation is between four and 10 
limes more hazardous than the 
ICRP suggest The recent Medical 
Research Council study into 
UKAEA (United Kingdom 
Atomic Energy Authority) 
employees supports this view, 
su^esting that the real risks are 
four to seven times greater than 
the ICRP claim. 

3. The estimates for risk used by 
the ICRP are based heavOy on 

data that arise as a result of the 
Hiroshima and Nagasaki atomic 
bombings These &ta are cur- 
rently teing re-evaluated and are 
widely expected to confirm that 
the ICRP underestimate the risk 
by around three times. 

It is clear then that the ICRP 
recommendations, which are en- 
dorsed in the UK by the National 
Radiation Protection Board, 
underestimate the real risks from 
radiation by between three and 10 
times, a more likely estimate being 
a five-fold increase. It logically 
follows then that our radiation 
safety standards and the emen- 
gency reference levels are set too 
high. Indeed the ERL used in the 
UK are 2,000 Becqueiels per litre 
of milk, yet the IAEA (Inter- 
national Atomic Eneiigy A^cy) 
recommends 1 .000 Becquerels per 
litre, whilst in the Netherlands it is 
SOO Becquerels per litre. 

When the fects are considered 
against the recent events in the 
UK, with the authorities' ill- 
coordinated response to the 
Chernobyl accident, the minister’s 
statements cannot be supported. 
He would do far more to allay 
public fears about the radioactive 
cloud if, as in Europe, the mon- 
itoring authorities could get their 
act together and release regular 
accurate information upon which 
independent scientists could ac- 
curately assess the situation and 
the health risks that mi^t result 

The public are urgently request- 
ing information — and it is the 
duty of the Government to pro- 
vide it 

Yours faithfully. 


(Radioactive Safety Adviser), 
Friends of the Earth Limited, 

377 City Road. ECl. 

Levels of risk 

From the Chairman of the Radio- 
active Waste Managemera Ad- 
visory Committee 
Sir, It is a phy that Friends of the 
Earth so ofmn spoil a good case by 
over-statement I refer to Dt 
Russell^ones's letter (May 9) in 
which he criticises official state- 
ments on the physical effects in 
the UK of the Cbonobyl accident 
We live in a background of 
radiation of abc^ 2 millisieverts 
(or 0.2 lem) per annum. The 
effects of much larger doses have 
been deduced primarily tom 
Hiroshima victims. If 200 times 
the annual bacteround dose is 
received over a few days one 
person, the chance of dytig of 
cancer (in UK) before death by 
any other cause is increased from 
22 per cent to 22.5 per cent - or 
equivalently, this dc^ is likely to 
cause one extra death by cancer if 
it is administered to each of 200 

For doses much ihan 

this the situation is obscured by a 
variety of conflicting and un- 
controlIaUe fectors which make 
detailed analysis impo^bie. 

In order to get an estimate of the 
effects of sm^er individual doses 
is standard International 
Commission on Radiological 
Protection and National Radi- 
ation Protection Board practice to 
assume that on average the same 
sin^e death will occur if one 
thousandth ofthis dose is received 
by ^)Q,000 peoi^ or even one 
millionth by 200 million people. 
Provided the implied individual 

doses are comparable with back- 
ground This is a reasonable 

For very much smaller individ- 
ual doses it {TOvides cleariy only 
an upper limit — possibly a very 
crude upper limit — since it makes 
no allowance for the biological 
defence mechaiusms which op- 
erate at these levels, p^culariy 
when the doses are received over 
much longer periods. 

The use of this upp»-Iimit 
estimate does not imply scientific 
evidence for the statement that 
“there is no threshold below which 
radiation is harmless", though 
much criticism of the nucl^ 
indu^ in the has been based 
on this assumption. 

To avoid the obvious pitfells of 
applying this formula in practice 
to low-dose situations the ICRP 
have recommended limits, none 
of which are too far removed tom 
the background situation, far be- 
low levds for which deleterious 
effects are identifi^e or delect- 
able and below which protective 
measures are not considered nec- 
essary. In common parlance, this 
is what is normally understood as 
“safe" and reference to these 
limits has implied no lack of 
understanding of the basic prm- 
dples on which the recommenda- 
tions are made. 

Yours siiicerely, 


Radioactive Waste Management 
Advisory Committee, 


Hifls Road. Cambridge. 

DIY conyeyancing 

From Mr Ian R. Lynch 
Sir, I read with amusement Mr 
Tyler'S letter (May IO)coacenii^ 
DIY conveyancing. When 1 did 
this rather strai^tforward but 
tedious task myself two yerns ago, 
I remarked to my wife that, 
compared to my profession as a 
teadier, this was not only boring 
but amazingly lucrative. 

Yours feifimilly. 


. ^,T.anyhnljn.Graftn,„ 

Plodding on 

From Mr Stephen Gambrill 
Sir, No second perks for the Gvil 
&rvice (report May 10)? On 
retiring tom the Inland Revenue 
on May 13, 1 had to hand back my 
briefcase. However, on payment 
of £[, I can retain my v^'ell-worn 
pair of wellies, issued to me as a 
member of the investigation 

I was. Sir. an obedient sen*ant, 

From the Chairman of the Sonh 
East Thames Reffonal Health 

Sir, I have read with interest the 
letter tom 1 2 hospital consultants 
(May 13) claiming that the health 
service in London is in a stale of 

Several of your correspondents 
are employed within the North 
East Thames Region and 1 would 
strongly dispute the conclusions 
they draw. There is massive 
change occurring in London. 
Some of this involves reduction in 
acute services in the inner city 
where there has been a major fall 
in population. 

This region sriiich is re^nsible 
for the hospital and hospital-tesed 
services for nearly four million 
residents of north-east London 
and Essex with a revenue budget 
approaching £1 billion a year, has 
made enormous strides in 
developing its services over the 
past year^ opening major new 
hospitals in places such as Col- 
chester and Newham and this yev 
the new Homerton Hospit^ will 
open in Hackney. 

The number of acute patients 
treated, both as in-patients and as 
out-patients, has been increasing 
every year and at the feme time, 
new day hospitals for the eldedy; 
new h^ih centres, drug clinics, 
communiQ homes for the men- 
tally handicapped and mentally ill 
have been opened. 

The National Health Service 
provides an outstanding quality of 
care which is the envy of other 
countries. As regional chairman I 
have fought and will continue to 
fight for additional resources. 
However, financial resources will 
always be constrained and the 
challenge is to use these in the 
most effective way. 

Consultants can and should 
play a leading role in achieving 
this. They must realise the 
changes in the balance of care 
between the teaching hospitals 
and the district general hospitals, 
and between acute and priority 
care services leading to more 
patients being cared for locally. 

Teachir^ hospitals, in addition 
to their vital rote in teaching and • 
research, will continue to treat 
their- lo^ population and those 
referred • other ho^itals. 
They will be smaller and. to avoid 
duplication and maintain ex- 
cellence, will need .to forge closer 
linlu with each other and with 
district hospitals. 

We are proud of the achieve- 
ments in our region, but acknowl- 
edge that we can do even more, 
particularly with more money. 
Yours faithfully. 

North East Thames R^onal 
Health Authority. 

40 Eastbourne Terrace, W2. 

May 14. 

Woodland eyesore 

From Mr T. Paterson-Brown 

Sir, I read with interest Lord 
Esher's comments (May 1 3) on the 
eyesore produced by the white 
plastic treeguards analogous in the 
plantations to war cemeteries. 

As a land agent it is with the best 
intentions tiiat I use white as the 
colour wherever possible. Guards 
ooiowed dark brown and green 
are available, but the problem has 
been whether coloured plastics are 
as biodegradable as the white 

Although it may be an eyesore 
for the eany years of the tree's life, 
it serves as a useful silvicultural 
purpose when it comes to weeding 
the plantations and replacing dead 
trees. The very fact that they are 
visible ensures that this work is 
both thorough and is carried out 
with the least damage to small 
trees which become half hidden by 
brackeiL brambles and other we^ 

May i therefore request that 
Lord Esher bears with us in the 
early years so as to ensure less of 
an eyesore when many of the trees 
succss^IIy reach mature stage. 
Yours etc. 

47 Havelock Street, 

May 13. 

Musical excellence 

RiimcnnnRP Hniise__ 

From Miss Fanny Waterman 
Sir, In his letter of Aiml 26 Sir Ian 
Hunter refers emphatically — “let 
there be no mistake" — to the 
overall standard of collies as 
"already high". I fear that unfortu- 
nately the reverse is true, es- 
pecially with regard to young 
British pianists. 

From my experience of serviitg 
as a juror oil most of the major 
international piano competitions 
in the past 10 years, my colleagues 
and I have been very disappointed 
with the standi of British 
competitors who, with a few 
exceptions, fail to proned beyond 
the first stages of theu com- 

We found that our young pi- 
anists do not possess the basic 
technical skills developed to a high 
enough degree to enable them to 
express their musical ideas. They 
lack specifically the techniques to 
tone production, pedalling, pan 
playing, independence of fingers, 
trills, ridps and octaves. They 
cannot even play scale passages 
will) rhythmic and tonal coniroL 

As there should be no dividing 
line'betw^n technique, musician- 
ship and artistry, the acquiring of a 
fine technique ri^t tom the start 

.muslh^ihe nninLof.deDarture.for . 


MAY 15 1885 

Keeping lines communication 
open as well as fighting has been a 
task for soldiers since the days al 
the Persian and Roman emptres; 
from road to rail budding was a 
natural transition for the British 

The CAMPAIGN in the 




SUAKIN. April 29. 

Althou^ no definite instruc- 
tions have as 3^ been received, it is 
*‘in the air” that (gierations here- 
are over for the seeson, - that the 
railway works are to be discontin- 
ued.. . . 

The origiiial idea was that the 
line should be nude bv ofiiceis of 
the Royal Engineers and coolies 
&om India. . . This project, as 
dearly-bought exjurience has 
prov^ was an admirable one, but 
unfortunately it fell through. Lord ! 
Haitington entnisted the construc- 
tion of the line to the F-ngiiah 
engineering firm of Messrs. Lucas 
and Aird. who oDered to place the 
resources of their establishment at 
the difeosal of the Government, 
diwiaiTning the idea of obtaining 
any pecuniary reward. . . 

Woric on the railway had not 
long been - in progress- before it 
became evident that the want of 
system and organization would 
prevent anything like the rapid 
construction of the line. No park of 
materials was formed, and up to 
the present day none has been 
established. The materials as they 
were landed were at once pcesed to 
the front, with the result that at 
one time the working parties were 
waiting for sleqieis, at another for 
rails, then again for spikes; so that 
in every working day of eight hours 
four at least were q)ent by the men 
at the heed of the line sitting on the 
sand waiting for materials. The 
cause of this want of qrstem is not 
far to seek. The War Ofiflee sent 
out a- distinguished officer, .and 
feeciajly charged him, with the 
direction of the undertaking. . . It 
was strongly impressed iq>on him 
that on no account was he to 
interfere with Messrs. Lucas and 
Axrd's men, who were to have the 
entire construction of tte railway. 
As a wiaHar of fact, however, 
circumstances, which proved ^ 
more powerful than lie General 
coounandin^tbe line of communi- 
cations, interiered most decisively 
in the matter. Messrs. Lucas and 
Aird sept out, in addition to their 
permanent st^, Cwo of their own 
partner^ and had these gentlemen 
remained in the country instead of 
returning to En gfand after a few 
days* residence at Sualdn. many 
subsequent difficulties would have 
been avoided. On their departure 
the firm were represented by two 
gentlemen, one at tbe front to 
make the line and the other at 
Sualdn to pay the men and act as 
administrative agent generally. It 
soon became evident that to leave 
the line in the hands of two 
civiliaiB without any directing 
head, and to call upon them at tbe 
same time to work with the anqy in 
the field, which was not only to 
protect them while working but to 
aid them largely in the actual 
construction of the line, was to 
throw qron them a task to which 
they were quite unequal. . . 

The actual construction work 
done by Messrs. Lucas and Aird's 
men was the spacing out of ^ 
sleepers, placing the rails, spiking 
them do^ screwing up a fish- 
plate here arid there (but they often 
had to wait a long time for fish- 
plates), and str^htenxng line 
when it was being ballasted The 
rest of the construction was done 
by the Army. The formation of the 
roadway and the ballasting of the 
line was done by Ei^fish aoldiets 
and Indian coolies; the rails were 
dragged from the place wism th^ 
had been shot out on. to the saiid 
from the trucks by Horse AitiDeiy 
teams or by horsro siqiplied by the 
Commissariat; the steqiers were 
carted to tbe front in ordnance 
carts drawn by Army Transport 
mules. The remit of di^ion of 

labour was that only 1,100 yards a 
day were laid over a country much 
easier than Hy^ Park and quite as 
easy as that in India ara the 
United States where from three to 
seven miles would be quite possi- 
ble. Had the expedition gone on 
and the raflway been laid at die 
same rate as that which has 
hitherto (^itained, Berber would 
not have been reached until July 
nest year, that is to say, the 
protecting army would hme had to 
spend 16 months on a road which 
has been constantly travelled hv 
camels in 10 days. . . 

.Any step towards raisii^ stan- 
dards in pursuit of musical ex- 
cellence should be loudly 

Yours faithfully. 


The Harveys Leeds Inteniational 
Pianoforte Competition, 

Oakwood Grove. 

Leeds. South ^’orkshire. 

May 8. 

How long, O Lord? 

From .Mr Br^on Crimp 
Sir. Help is on hand for Mr 
Bernard Cobb (May 10). llte 
dastardly M2S might well have 
reduced his travelling lime but it 
remains no match for that excep- 
tionally nimble son and fether-in- 
lan* partnership, Horowitz and 
Toscanini Their 1940 Carnegie 
Hall recording of Brahms's second 
piano concerto appears to have 
been tailor-made for Mr Cobb's 
very specific requiiements. It runs 
for 43 minutes and41 seconds 
he can spend the concluding 
triumphant seconds gathering to- 
gether sundry bits and pieces 
before switching off the ignition. 
Yours faithfully, 


Ncwfoundout West, 

Reeds Une. 





F or many yean the re- 
ceived vi^om has been 
to reduce the level of 
salary increases in order 
to make UK industry 
more competitive, keeping infla- 
tion low, and to reduce unemploy- 
ment My experience tells me that 
we are attempting to solve the 
problem by addressing the symp- 
tom rather than the cause. 

What we need are not smaller 
increases, but t^r increases — by 
those organizations that can afford 
them. This would then be ^ 
indication of a free market in 
salaries, which is no different from 
the fiw martets which have 
d^eloped in such areas as trans- 
port. health care, defence i^ure- 
ment and telecommunications. 

If an organization is successful 
and pays well it demands, and can 
attract, people of the highest 
c^ibra. 'ftis in turn ensures that 
the go(^ or services also continue 
to of the highest calibre. They 
are tiien in greater demand and the 
company increases its output ac- 
cot^n^y by additional capital 
and labour investments. 

This is the path to secure wealth 

creation and employment, not low 
[HtKiuctivity and low wages. 

There is less than complete 
understating that the UK is now 
a low productivity-low pay econo- 
my. With approximately the same 
size populations, France and West 
Germany have gross national 
products of 25 per cent and 50 per 
cent lespectivelv greater than the 
UK It is no accident that salary 
lev'els in these countries are also 
oeatcr in the same ratios as their 
GNPs. in spite of the absence of 
substantial oil and gas output 

By the standards of the Western 
worid. the UK is a poor country. 
Italy has already surpassed the U K 
in per capita CNP. How long will 
it be before Spain and Portugal 
catch up? The UK is now re- 
nowned for hs centres of poverty 
such as Glasgow and Merseyside, 
which are among the worst in 
Europe. Not much more than 100 
years ag 9 , Britain was the richest 
country in the world! 

I would contend that we in the 
UK are mistaken in the way that 
we are trying to solve the problem. 
We should be concerned about the 
low productivity of our industries. 
If a company can increase its 

The way forward 
is through high 
salaries for the 
people who can 
expand business, 
says Peter Ward 

output, both in quality and quan- 
tity, with the same numb^ of 
employees, then unit costs go 
down. This then leads to neater 
denu^ so output is increased 
through additional labour and 
capital investments. If we maio- 
tain theemphasison lowpay, then 
low productivity will continue. 

Om has only to look at the job 
vacancy of the quality Press 
to see a wide dynamic rtmge of 
salaries across similar jo& in 
different companies throughout 
the UK The highest salary that a 
research and development manag- 

er, for example, can be paid will be 
two or three times that paid to the 
lowest It will come as no surprise 
drat the most hi^y paid can 
graeiaily be fbuna in the most 
profitable bigh-prodnctivity com- 
panies. If an organization tries to 
pay high without the profit to 
aipport h. then it wiQ &iL But if a 
company is growtae, with high 
productivity, then it should be 
encouraged to pay welL It is 
dearly succes^ and its employ- 
ees should be rewarded according- 
ly. This is then a dear signal to 
everyone else that reward will 

follow we^th creation — srincb is 
what titeUK need& 

It is ^ more us^l for comp^ 
nics to spend their cnergiK in diis 
manner than in takeover hatties\ 
that do nothing for p^nctivity, 

. From my own eiqie^ce id a 
muttinatkmal dectroaics com^ 
ny 1 can see tiiat British salanes 
are among the \avkst in Eun^ 
This causes severe probtems in a 
number of area& 

In recent yems my company has 
exported some of hs best talent to 
the United States, Swe-= 

den. The Netherlands West Ger- 
many, France, Switzerland, 
Giedie and Ausd^ia. They then 
find it eximndydifiQcalt to letinii - 
to the UK because of the hecesaiy 
reduction in standard of Imng, 
unless, as is sometimes the case, 
they have built up sufficient 
capital wealth to fill the gap. 

Now, electronics in general and 
information technolo^' in par^ 
ular are industries whidi readily 
surmount national fiontiers, and 
because English is the iingaa 
fhmca^ Britons find it easier to 
work abroad than most otiMr 

nationals, e^ectally with tbe fi- 
nanrwi incentive, lliis is esfiecial- 
tythe case wid sofiwarecogioests 
and. it is no coincidence that 
salves for this category of am* 

ployeeare risi^ very Weara 

in an international salary maiket 
and. if we want the best people _we 
have to pay the best, iiiespcjaive 
of tiie exhortations of national 

T here has recently been 
critical coverage of toe 
salary increases being 
paid in tbe Oty m 
London as Uie 
Bang" approaches. However, 
much- of ^ catalyst ^ change 
derives firotn the ap^ication - ol 
new techncriogies wfara p roc^ 
and communicate. data at rsqnd 
speed aimmd the world. 

The Cty is no lon^ opetatiiK 
in a Briixra market; jt is a worio 
market competing against the 
finanrifll centres of Street, 
Tokyo, Hong Kongand Bankfiirt, 
and it must co m pensate its em- 
ployees accordingly. Ifit fitib lodo 
$ 0 , then the best pet^ wifi move 
to the bmks and finance booses of 
crther countries and ensure their 

May 15,1986 

. latheF' tiian that of the 

British finandal institutions. 

As tbe worid labour market 
becomes more- imernational, na- 
tional boundaries- will have less 
and less istP^ ^Kitooics and 
banking t^ is already happening. 
Rrirkh commerce and industry 
will itiiimately succeed if ^ 
produce aaid mbket the tight m 
prodncis at the Mt price and 
with tbe our 

govenunent can do is enooRirage 
all sectms of the .economy to 
concentraie on iroprovii^ output 
and quality to better compete in 
world markets. To do thb one Jias 
lo amact'tbe best pei^le and pty 
them accmtSngly. 

If we do not address this m^or 
problem, but eontmue to addi» 
the symptom — fcrw pay— then the 
UK wiB rema in a low pcoductivi- 
ty, low w^ econooiy, wooderii^ 
why h can no looger aflbrd the 
health, educatkm and social ser- 
vice standards to ttiiich h had 
beccMxie accustomed in mme pros- 
perous times. ^ 

Peter Wardispersonti^tUreaorqf 
Ae proiauctiv&y ^Sxi^an at 

— Appointments Phone: 01-481 4481 — 

— Appointments Phone: 0^1-481 4481 — 



Our clients, a medium sized Lloyds Brokerage with a varied portfolio of business intend to 
recruit an experienced Director/Producer to develop and oversee operations within their 
Non-Marine treaty division. 

At the present the majority of their reinsurance income is generated from European sources. 
Tbey intend to expand that business and add to it through their Austiahan and No^ 
American contacts and are therefore seeking an experienced producer who is ^miliar with 
these partial areas. 

This is a new appointment, offering excellent prospects, and likely to command a salary 
^0,000 + car + benefits. 

For an initial discussion, in tbe strictest confidence, contact 
Nicholas Burrell, Director - Insurance Division. 



Lloyds Avemfe House 6LloydsAvemie. London EC3N 3KS 

Tel;01-481 8111 

Computer Sales Consultants 

London c£35kPack£^e+CaH- Stock Options 

Our client is a public company and the 
leading supplier of computer systems to the 
accountancy profession with over 1400 
multi-user installations and a rapidly 
growing client base in the financial sector: 
Many of their clients are currently 
upgrading to the company's new generation 
(^Unix based systems. 

lb meet this increasing demaitd, the 
sales team for the South East is set to 
expand and the need is for mature sales 
executives to develop both new and 




exisdngbusmbs within die profession arid 
associated markets. A background in 
accountancy is essential, as is at least two 
years' experiooce in sales cv m running your 
own business. 

^ will have the confidence and 
personal credibility to work at senior level, 
arid irill be Ipt^irig for a professional 
environment in which your caieer and 
talentscan iburi^ 

lb apply; please telephone or write to 
Brian Burgess quoting Refi CM 039. 

Search and Selection 


T fe l e phon e- 0> -«OB 1670. 


Data Communications & Networking Products 

Opportunity to 
r influence the style of 
operation in yourownterritoiy 

Sales activity backed by 
corporate advertising and 
effective marketing. 

New advanced products 
through collaborative deals. 

High basic salary, target 
earnings of c£28,Q00. 

Large territoi^ including 
parts of London. 

Our client is one of the leading suppliers of data coromunications products in 
the UK. with a reputation for consistent high quality Investment in R & D and a 
willingness to enter into collaborative ventures for new products enables our 
client to maintain a product range which addresses the needs of the most 
advanced networks. 

To further strengthen an already successful sales team our client is seeking 
2 Sales Executives who have the potential and ambition to become team 
leaders. If you still enjoy a challenge and can identify and develop new markets, 
tills is an outstanding opportunity 

Ideally you will possess the skill and maturity to operate without dose 
supervision. You must have at le^ 2 years successful selling in the 
communications industry and show yourself able to make sales into 
large organisations, preferably educated to degree level, you must have an 
understanding of digital networks, computer systems and communications 

lb discuss tiiese positions in total confidence telepiicme David Robins 
on 08956 39907 or write to him, enclosing an up-to-date CV, at the 
address below 


Swakeleys House, Milton Road. Ickenharn Oxbridge UB10 8NS 
Teh Ruislip (08936) 39907 
A division ot Telecom Potential Ltd. 


1 1 Join die Professionals I j 

Pr«viiiu 5 OoioMitHM: CM/ SemM 
The Ovfl Service was 
/nteresti ng but promotion 
was slow. the harder 
you u-orfc, tile sooner you get 
to the top'.' 




‘In Catering I was working long 
hows for very little retMVd At 
Marlowe- Sa^ i iind nvysdf 
in a stHTKdating environment 
where hvd work pays!' 


*One aspea of teediing I 
paniodarlyanroyed was tire 
opportunity of mee ti ng people 
Sachs is that meeting people 
makes moneyT 


PrnmsOoirqwtiTrr; Borisier 
”1 enloy woridng tMth a team 
Of Yoimg prpfesionals going 
only dol make 
my deiti's money pow, but 
rve trebled my own tncome in 

Office Manager 

Central London 

We are seeking to recniH an experieiiceU Office Mmager u» - 
CD-onli nute and .supent'ie the secretartil and clerical .su(ipun 
team oT90 personriel within the Accounting and Aiuiii 

The successful omdidate will he expeaed to- ^ 

it ensureihesupponesam prcniJechermr^Teifn.'i«lrat^i 
produah'e senice 10 the Practice. HiLs will iixHudeoU 
3»g>ecis oTpersoniid adrn inL-eratiof), recruitnieni, 
tnnnjngaiid weUare 

ir conirolexL«aingdivlsk)nali<dininLstratireprocedur(» 
and .support budgeisand develop new pi>(icieH'm-Meias. 

The rc^e Ls crucial in ensuring the high qualin’oTproressional 
service the firm provides. Ttw man c»r womuo appotnied must 
therefore be ahle to denuMisinue exceptional udminiMrativ'e 
and suf^nxisory ski/b proho/ih'gained ovta- ihree^eais within 
a pro^ional ortedinical environment. 

circa&13, 500 + overtime 

Aged 28+ and educated to ‘A* kn'efstaiHLnLwju will he 
hqjeiherw-Ul) theabiiitv'todealwidi.>uffaiaJMeiri.s. Practical 
ec(xrienceoTol}ii:eautoni3ticiii mMems would bea distinct 

eareer/XTCw p cf a saree^ and fndudetheopportunitv 
of pionMtion to 3 wider managerneni poshiijn. 

Applicatioas which wUlbe treated in the.strictesiiifcontidence. 
.should be sent in thedinn oTadeuiiledcunlculunt 
vitaet endosingu dattime telephone number I to: 
MrsaLsahettiVtile. - 
Dhaskmalfensonnri Manager « 

■ -AdminL^raion. /\ y y jy^ 

Arthur Andenien&Ca, j 





r Recruitment Gonsultan^^ 

with a dynamic young pic | 

Midad ftge Piartnarship is one of the laigesc UK leouic- 
menc consultanty groups specialising in the financial 
sector. In the 10 years since incepdon, our unrivalled 
success has enabled us to maintain sustained eiqpansion. 
Our plans for 1986/87 enable us to offer management 
caim paths and omsuldng oppofomicies second to none. 
Continuing growth la ibe demand fior our services has 
creased she need to *»pand our consultancy 
throu^ioat the UK you will join one of ^ most 
w agXTigd naaesindiebiirinegsandbepaitof 
one of our ti|^t knit teams of reouitment 

ywrim^ success. 

«n your twenties, presentable, articulate 

fill financial lecruittnent consultant <^*xsxss- 

^ a <*uaWying tmriod, a company car. 

mau«l mswan^ pensaa and toml^ 

Midiad Ihrtnership 

mternational Req-ui&rient(^ gihi» nrs* 

A mer^cfikeAddisemHi^PlCpoup 


'I have worked in a variety of dRerent service lndustrles,and 
ran my own bcsirtess. Ac Mariowe.$achs f feel I have fouid my niche. 
Here rm p^ weL retain my hard-earned Independence, and look 
to my mM kuorest- malting money for kivestois. 

Marlowe Sachs are Intermediaries in the field of Unit Ihists, Pensibns, Investments fonshore and 
offshore), and Insurance. We are expanding our sales operations and requke InteSigent energetic 
individu^ ag^ 25-40 for our Head Office in the Qty. 

1 r t 4 MarioweSachs, 

TtoT Marlowe Sachs 

IQDI U:(n-2422420 


literal medical jimactitionerwith dimcaTand 
editorial cxpOTeoce required to work on. inter- . 
nationaT radical publications in small London 
office. German-Btglish transteung ability an 
advantage. Preferred ago Plrese apply in 
wriiing by June 6th; om^ing qoalificationa 
and experience and endodng copies of- per- 
sonal publicatiotts. to: 

cam C e lp r SciuBBe PahBcrtireM^ 

XOO Wismor* SlTMl, LMidw WXH 9ML . 

s, must 

smokor,- hold dean 
drivfag . -licence. Ex- 
celient - , -prospects. 

to Acquest, 5 
QiunAi Lor>- 

ddit 8W19 . 01^878 



girait rrenins and eamulBncy. 


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Recraitment Advertising 
Executive Search 
Management Selection 
International Recruitment 

178-202 Great Portland Street, 
London WIN STB.Tel: 01-631 4411. 
8 Mathew Street Uverpooi L2 6RE 
Tel: 051-236 1724. 

g| Asisterestii^roleln 

^ ^1 c.£il,C00fia. 

tmpeiia] Innsandlavems. manage a ndwoik 
of over 1300 pubs tedh^ under tfeCaiif w 
and John Smith's names. 

Air diverse or^anialion needs cardul 
contr oi - su{^edby tnfonnalion analysts who 
compile the CKtaSea retail mfimnation our 
senior management need (o etTedive 
decsion' making. 

Tne job, to the Rnandai Analyst, 

invoives u^g oxnputcrfaas^ systems, 
accessing and interpreting relevant data, with 
the assistaxwe oftwo infonnatioQ cferks It is a 
proactive role in which you need to identity 

relevarttareas forans^sisand d^elop 
standard methodolo^esibr new areas of 

'A' level educatiai in Mathematics or 
Statistics with experience of computeised 
systems urin be essentia] and experience of 
stocktaldng in a retail environment would be 
useful You should also have exceD^ written 

arud vert»l skills to present your findings and 
pmniiinicaie at afilevels It is expeoeS that (he 

h leiiim an attractive sals^'^^d 
tndudmga generous range ofCaige company 
benefits. The portion is based at our 
headquarrers in Brentford, 
tfyou would iite to apply, 

In return an attractive 

please write to 
ML A Crassley, Rjisonnel Ol&cer, 
ftzsourdr^ Imociial Lnits and 
Taverns Limiled, Thameside 



Company in Europe, niut of a majorBiitish 
groi^. hasa vacancy tor a Hnanc^ Controller, 
m his/her mid-twenties, to be responsble to 
tfie Managing Dlre^ for the accountino 


function, me continued development or 
atzxxmtingsysterns and the provision ^ 
man^emeni information to the Board. 

Fleatibiiitv and a de^ to become in volved 
mt herna nagernefitoftheCwtipanyafe 
essential requirements as is recent etqwiience 
in a commerda! or mdustrial envBDnrrieriL 

Candidates shoukf be stud'/ing for the anal 
stages of a professiona] accountancy 
qualification (ACMAACCA^c) 

Please write w^ full career oet^ 
quaB&ations and current salary tor- 
Brian L^gett, fif^ London 
Typesetting Centre lid, 

AcMles House. Utestem 
Avenue. London W3 QU A 


BPCC Pre-Press Ceiparatiaa lid 

The way ahead for finance- 
stride forward in your career 

There ire few areas of business undergoing more drastic change fhan finance. While the 
tradirional responsibilities of financial executives continue, they are now required to capitalise on 
the intormation technology revolution to improve business performance. 

Coopers & Lybrand Associates provides a complete service for our wide range of dienes, 
mcluding. analysing business problems and proposing creative solutions, implementing the most 
advanced and effidenf systems and optimising the effectiveness of the finance fiinction. Our 
Business Performance Improvement team needs outstanding finanrial talent to work in these 
rapidly expanding areas. 

We recruit graduates, aged between 26 and 35, who are qualified accountants or have an 
MBA You'll have highly impressive experience in the finance function of an industrial or 
commercial company and your skills will have led you to expeCT high rewards. We’re offering a 
remuneration package of up to ^^28,000, plus car, together *with the opportunity for accelerated 
career progression, both within management consultancy or outside it, should you choose to 
return to industry. 

rlease send a r«ura6, including a daytime telephone number and quoting Ref. T401/27 to 
Allan McNab, Coopeis & Lybrand Associates Limited, Plumtree Court, London EC4A 4HX 

Cpportunities currently exist in our London, Cambridge and Reading ofhees. 



For business committed to growth. 

Sy sfems Development Specialists 

Locations: London, Paris, Munich. 

c.£20,000 + Car + Mortgage + Banking Benefits 


EU"0?l\A\Cs I^C 

?cci‘ri:\ r^cihcEur >fln;mcelnc., paitofthehupe 

v.i r!d-^ sin •ervico'i i irawnisariitn Securin’ Fbcific 
(’ I'Tr' -r *!:■ in. are r;ir'iJive.\p.indine iheirlin.incidl 
rr' -Ju».t into .Aiw Pawd Finance with associated 
'::n..:'k;.l.icr^‘IceianjK.inkin'^ ivstenia. 

V.'iih .Trice' in L-'>ndon and aen.’^i Eurc'pe, ihev are 
t-ni" ■.rkint;upi.'n iDdj<.)r sn stems do\eli»pnienr 
rrc.ur.wiuit to b>.-th drive and re.ict to rapidiv changing 
husine.-' diea!-- 

ur.hV.P:- h\S. DEC.NET, PSI, DATATRlEVi'E, 

CDD. .^nd in thene.irhmire4CLsand 

rs-l.Tr;'-.naS d.itdbase pr.’duct-. The successful candidate 
uiii h.-.\L-ar It-.??: i ' : veaScomtnercial experience 
- n V-.\ '.rn-'ieraK-. giX'danalysisesperience, 

^-n J a *•. ihd •jnJerjT.inding i.t accounting anji'or 
nnanc'.il -vstem?. Experience many of the above 



uriliiies and 4th generation tools will headisrinct 
adv.mraye. Tlte position will involve alt aspectsof 
systems deoilnpment tn;itn analysis functkinai 
requirements thru' sv'stems design and coding to Iri'e 
implementation, and requires an individual with the 
dn\'e and energy to execute and manage projects through 

In addition to a range of hanking beneiits that 
includes: 3% Mortgage, Private patients plan, Non- 
Contributory* Erosion, Life Insurance and subsidised loans, 
the position invoU'es. monthly travel to European offices. 

Thev lire also urgentN loolcine/br indiiiii<iiis irufi a 
stmiLjT foc/^.Timd m uorilc in eiiiier Puns fuiFF 2-fO, COO) 
orMunic/i(ioDM72,£W). Fl»eno» in Frnicfi or German 
and {foT Rtiis) a kiiciU'kdgeo/FrencA banking systems ore 

To apply, please telephone or write quoting 

Search and Selection 

I lbONewBondSmcLLondonWIYOHR. 

Telephone Ol -408 1670. 


35 rJew Br^ad Stneet, LairicJon BC2fy!‘i:rj_bH 
Tel: Ori-SSe 35BS or 0^1 -SSB 35:73*:^ ; 
Telex fSJo. SS‘737-4 Fax ISJc*. 0.-|-S33SS^ 6' ; 

A demanding appointment requiring highly motivated profes si o na l capable of assuming 
Genetd Management rsttp o nfi bilitfes In 2-3 years. 2 year renewabte contract 





Rar the a ppe i i Hme nL initially on single status, we requiie qualified coating s specahsts. aged 32-40 with an in-depih knowledge ol Ihe industrial, ovil and 
manna coawgsprodtiasseciof and assoQatedappte li p ns tecfinology. A proven sales trade record mttiesamarkete IS essential with not less than 3 
yaaism control ol a successftjl sales team. Reporting to the General Manager, the suceesslulcanddaie wifi be responeble tor the idenoficaNonol 
Dusmess potential, the pioneering negonanon VKt profitaOie closure ol msiior new martlet opporttniies and tor tne rnanagernent and rncjliiraoon of 3 
national sales force Pull lachnieateennee support is available ensile. Essential qualees are proven sales management stalls, connmeroalflav and the 
ability lorneeioOjecBvss with the rpiniTium of direction and s^jeMstockPievious overseas experience m a siTTklarcaptfiiy IS highly desirable Initial lax 
(rae remureration, hgh basic salary plus results related incecdve. negotiable £25.000-£35.(X)0. free accocnmcxiaiion and unkties, life assurance, car, 
bi-ar^nual leave with tree air travel and lull medicai insurance. Applications^ strict confidence underieferenceGSM44i&Trto the Managing 



A career appointment offerfryg prospects of advancement with enhanced responsibilities and remuneration. 

c 3 a) deputy MANAGER- premises & services 



For this new appomBnent as part of the planned growth, we seek qualified candidates (HNC mnmum) aged 30-38 wuh formal training m bulking 
services or a ctaseiy related technical discipiine In addition, we lequirearTKwnum ol five years in conroioiabuiiding services or premises management 
leant accustomed id exactmg siandanls and usmg the latest equipinent attd techniques. Reporring to the Manager - Piemises Admmistraiion and 
Conmuinicadiors and depmsing as requiieo. the successful candidaie vriU be resporsate tor bte managemeni of a qu^ property and senrices 
operaiion, won increasingly wide-fanging scope, kt a dynamic and chatt engm g environment Key to the ol this apponttneni is an imagrative but 

■hands on' approach, good communicalion and organeationat sMIs, a fimt but dpiomatic manner and the flexibilily to respond to erd-user needs in a 
sophisticated but continuously dtattgng b usi n ess . Prior expenence ck letecommumcations management andror office ptvnn^relocatcn will be an 
advantage, initial satary negotiable to E2SJXn,-<- ear. mortgage Eecifily,coninbutory pension, fife assurarwe, free medical nsurartoe and reiocatian 
expenses, if necessary. Applcatonsmsma confidence under rBferer ke DMP44i9tTTtoih6 Managing Director CJA 

Chalienging opporturtities for sales executives with a second European larrguage to spend up to 25% of the time wortdng 
overseas. Potential fdreerty promotioR within sales management 


WESTERN EUROPE, £12,000-£20,000 + CAR 



Vile invte sppications from canddaies who are Uteiy a> be oialKed to gradUatelHNC level probably aged 25-35. (although rnore rnaiure individuals with 
highly rdevartt badegouhd should also apply) who must lave had eirpenenca of selfing capiial madwt^ or other technic equipirienL 'The ability to 
speak a second European languages essential. The successful appbcaiXs. will be responsible within specific geographical lemtones (or further 
desreiaping estabkshad dients as well as seeking out and converting new profitable budnsss. Essential qualities are the ability to dose sales eifecfively, 
to rtegotiare at the higheslIevBfs. to be positively enihiaiastic about a 'non-O-S role occasionally under adverse conditons and to have a creative 
errpadh> ior cusaorner needs. (nilBl rentuneration by way of high basic salary phis performance relaied bonus wiH be regotiable plus cornpany car. 
coniribulD'y pension scheme, free life assurance, frM BUM and generous relocation eigsensas. Applications in sinci confidence under Reference 
ESe 1 TTSOfTT wHI be (onwarded unopened to our Chant leiless you fisi companies to which they should not be sent m a covering leoer maiked tor the 
attention of the Security iManager CJRA 

35 JEW BROAD STREET, UHDQII B2M m maHIME: D1-S8B 3588 m 01-SB8 3516. TBB: 887374. RUL 01-256 ESDI. 




£10,000 - £12,500 

The British Property Federation, the major association 
representing the interests of property owners, is seeking someone 
to be responsible for advising members on a range of problems 
relating to p>roperty ownership. Duties will indude responding to 
direct queries, researching and writing information leaflets, 
writing for the BPFs two-monthly magazine, monitoring the 
media for matters of importance to members, maimaining 
computer records and servicing committees. 

An ability to understand and interpret complex material and to 
write lucidly and concisely is of Hrst importance. A d^ree or 
relevant professional qu^ification would be an advantage, 
although not essential. Knowled^ of computer based records is 
not essential, as training will be given. The person appointed will 
within a short time be expected to take a hi^ degree of 
responsibility for the information service to members. 

Apply with CV to the Britbb Property Federatioa, 

35 Catheriue Place. London SWlE 6DY, 
by 15 June, marking envelope Admhiistialor (Memben* Affairs). 


A Creative Research Associate 
For its Central London based 
European Semiconductor Division 

DaiaquesL headquarurs ia San Jose. California, is a company of die Duo 
& Bradstreet Corporation. A world leader in industrial and biglKtechnol- 
og> market analvsis, Dataquest provides advisory services to EngiDeering, 
Marketing, Planning, Purchasmg and Production Executives in higb- 
lechnology and allied industries. 

The successful applicant will probably be a recent graduate who is numer- 
aie and enjoys wc^ng with computers. The responsibility is primarily to 
manage and'develop the extenriv’e Database, perform statistical analysis 
on the data and co-ordinate whh headquarters. This is an outsiandii^ 
opportunity for a self suuler to become a key contributor to a dynamic 
team and to gain a solid grounding in the hjgb-lecbnology information 

Salary will be commensurate with experience. 

Please write with full CV. stating current salary to: 

Rita Pales. 


144 - l4o New Bond Street, 

London WIY 9FD. 



The Telford Development Corporation intends 
to appoint a new General Manager to succeed 
Mr. J.F. Boyce. F.R.I.C.S., on his retirement this 

The Corporation is responsible for the 
develrament of Telford New Town covering an 
area or about 30 square miles of East Shropshire. 
The General Manager is the Corporation's chief 
executive. He or she must be capable of working 
closely with government departments, local 
authorities and other public bodies and also with 
industrial, commercial and fmanciai interests in 
the field of development and the management of 
assets. The salary range is £31.801 to £37.889 
(plus 4.5% supplement). 

Further particulars may be obtained from the 
Personnel and Management Services Officer, 
Telford Development Corporation. Priorslee 
HalL Telford. TF2 9NT. (Telephone (0952) 
6I3I3I ExL 447 or 203). .Applications must be 
submitted to the General Manager by Friday. 
6ih June. 1986. 

Telford is an e^ual appomtnisy employer. 

Is a new project which will promote and 
support the maxia^ment of neglected 
' broadleaved woodhuds in the South 
' West through a range of services to own- 
ers. Vacancies are for three years 
initially, with prospects for extension. 

ERAL MANAGER is required-te run 
the new project The post will provide 
an exciting challen^ to the imagination 
and business abilities of the successful 
candidate. Salary flO.CKX) plus car. 

r^uired with relevant forestry qualifica- 
tions plus experience of conservation 
through good forestry practice. Salary i 
£$,(XX) to £S.S00 plus car/van. 


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FR T Captain Niall HaB were 

\^V_/ rx. ± in attendance. 

r^rn r^r tt a o Kensington palace 

i A Kl .1 ) I^Alv May 14; The Prince and Pnn- 
T>f i/^iKi/~uAkii BAT «ss of Wales arrived at 

Heathrow Airpoit, London this 
Moy 14, His Excellency Arcv morninfl in n RovnI Air Force 
bish^ Luigi VCloScraftfro^apan. 

ceivcd m audiena by The ^ Beckwiih-Smith, 

Qi^ andpres ent^ the lenere sir^n Wddell. BU Mr David 
^RecaU onus Roycroft Mr Victor Chapman, 

Lieuienani-Colonel Brian 
Anderson, Mr Rupert Fairfax 
Holy See to the Court or St Siuason Commander Ian 

„ Jenkins.^ were in attendance. 

Excellency was accompa- pai act 

nied by the following memberof KP^?FK^i5JiMSBaiPt 
the Nunciature, who had the May 14: The 
honour of being presented to County _ of fnoj^on w 


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4', ..§ 


LOfd HaDsbam of $i Maryl^ 
bone, CH. chancellor of 
Boddn^m Univeisity,' and 
Lord Denning, were premt at a 
receptioo given ^.Budundiam . 
Univershy in the Grem HaD. 
Lincoln's Inn, last ni^ • to 
laundi the Deruting Law 


Prime Minister 

The Prime Minister was host at 
a luncbm fadd yesterday at 10 
f>owning Street in honour of the 
Secretary-General the United 
Narions and S^on de Perea de 
Cudlar. The other gnesis 



Broadcaster of Eisenhower’s 
D-Day proclamation 

> / 


aador df'PenL Mr CP Sil>a waya . .nie 

HM Dei^ Hur a. mp. ^ am 
Huid. arKeuii josenn. Mr 
Tunottiy Ratoon, and Mr* no i Tw *. 
Mr TUn Esgor. MP, US' 

Sia^ ?tfr?A avUBer and BvR» 
Gardner or pSices. Mr OvBor 

for Foreign and Commonwealth 55i5****^ Cruelty to 

Afifairs) who had the honour of «-« m 

being received by Her Majesty Stevens was m 

was present and the Gemlemen auendanct 
of the Household in Waiting KENSINGTON PALACE 
were in attendance. The Duke of Gloucester tMs 

llie Queen received the morning opened the new Lh 
B ishopofChdmsford (the Right brary and Museum in Sun 
Reverend John Waine) who was Street. Waltham Abbey and 
intnxluccd into Her Majesty's later visited Waltham Abb^ 
mrsenre by the Right Hon Church. In the afternoon His 
Douglas Hurd. MP (Secretary of Royal Highness opened the 
State for the Home Department) Great Pamdon Community 
and did Homage upon his Centre, Harlow, Essex, 
appointment Lt Col Sir Simon Bland was in 

The Semiary of Slate for the attendance. 

Home Deparimem admin- YORK HOUSE, 
istered the Oath. ST JAMES'S PALACE 

The Re%erend Canon An- Mav 14: The Duke of Kent, 
ihony Caesar (Sub Dean of Her Colbnel-in-Chief of the Royal 
Majesty's Oiapels Royal and Regiment of Fusiliers, today 
Dcpuiy-Oerk of the Ooset to received Major General Jeremy 
The Queen) and the Gentlemen Reilly on his assuming the 
of the Household in Waiting appomtmeni as Colonel of the 
were in attendance. Regiment 

Mr J A Morgan was received Tbe Duke of Kent Grand 
in audience by The Queen ^d Master of the United Grand 
kissed hands upon his appoint- ijvtg^ of England, today at- 
ment as Her Maje^’’s Ambas- tended the First Annual Festival 
sador Extraordinary aud of the Masonic Trust fiw Giris 
Plenipotentiary at Mexico City, ant] Boys at the Connaught 
Mrs Morgan had the ^nour Rooms, Great Queen Street 
ofbeing received by The Queen. London WCl 
The Queen ga\-e a Reception sir Richard Buckley was in ; 
at Buckingham Palace for attendance. 

Recipients of the Victoria Cross jik Dudiessof Kent Patron, 

and the George Cross. this afternoon attended the An- 

. . Her Majesty was rwived Iw ^ual Meeting of the Arthritis 
the Viscount De L'We. VC and Rheumatism Council at 
(President of the Victoria Cross Quildball to commemorate 
and Geor^ CroM As^aiion), their SOth Anniversary. 
Rear-Admirul B CG Place, VC Mrs David Napier was in 
(Chairman). Major-Genml H attendance. 

^ 5 thatched house LODGE 

C^rri^ VC^oSSS Vic^ May Alexandra 

todav visited the WTiiiehaven 

TtetorJd of the Scots Guards Svb-Dmsional Police 

Science report 

Benefits of a no-spray zone 

MTS . 

DavM Nqrvove. 

By Gareth Hnw Davies 

Scientists of die Game Con- £430.000 cost is by a total 
SMraacy are now conddent of 450 fiuiners, is tme of the 

lav lAoviviaa a aev_imi#va a# 

that by leaving a sixMiietre 
band of crops nnsimyed 
aroDnd the edges of cereal 
fields, farmers can provide a 
reservoir of plants a^ insects 
bmeficial to other wildlife. 

With tiiree years of a Gve- 

most detailed stndies of die 
eSect of chemicals mi wildlife 
in^ricnltm^ land. 

On fenns in Hampshire and 

aad Wiltshire where head- 
lands were sprayed as munml, 
there was ao overall increase. 

Pheasant popoladon studies 
on 14 Eanns in East Anglia and 
Ihunpsbire were fonnd to have 

Anglia, scientists are* a ^aificandy largm* brood 
testily the theory that the size on unsprayed headlands. 

insect and seed food of die 

year survey complete, a re-' grey and red-legged partrMges 
search team has recorded a ami pheasants is beiiQ re- 

played seleafons of music dur- 

Sub-Divisional Police 

Afterwards. Her Royal High- 

^elVincS Aline: 

U ‘■'I'S .v'^.TLl.ndof ilS SSSf to 


2r.‘li Princess Alexandra, who trav- 

sobstandal increase in nam- strict^ by pesticides. 
bm of the Insed-eadi^ grey' Spny booms are turned off 
pmtri dg e on field edsa or during the outer drant 
haadlaniJs where herbicides certain fields and the resnlts 
were not applied. ^ compared with those from 

The partridge is seen as a sprayed normally. Die 

barometer of change in the team found that the breedii^ 
coimtryside. The conservancy, popoladon nxHe than dooUed, 
thrbu^ its sporting interest in frinn 61 pairs to 125 pairs 
the partridge, holds detailed between 1983 and 1985, in 34 
popdadon records over many fidds with unsprayed head- 
years, makii^ the partridge fends on a 3000-acre farm in 
one of the most closely moni- Hamsphire. There was an 
Cored wild birds. Its marked increase ai«* in the number of 
decline in recent years has cUcks snrrivii^ 
coincided with the increased The see thfa as signifi- 
nse of ^ricnltnral sprays. cant in a species which has 
The Game ' CooMrvancy's nndergone such a dramadc 
cereals and game birds re- throughoot Britain, 

seairii pix^ramme, - whose On other fiums in Hami^ire 

University news Honorary drarora owfcrred on 

^ * . Ihe folloMing: 

Oxford LLD: Mr Jimnw Sa«1to. QBE. radio 

awl irtrvBton Droadcastor; _Mr Noel 

elections Stockdale. cluirnwn of ASOA. 

WORCESTER COLLEGE OUfe Dr Jan nrttas. Of the Unive^ty 

The foUowiaa electioiB have been of Brno. Czechoslovaku: Sir Da%M 
made: Lean, film director 

Peier R Danah. BSr OJverpooil. PhD DMato Mr David Mathias Uoiyd Jones. 
iReadingi. to a senior research fellow, arnsitr dlFerlar of Qpera^ North. 
slUb in bHMiMy from May l 1986. DSe Professor Sir Geoffrey Alton. 
Puiaore BalaRnshnan, 8A nMadrasi. FBS. director and head of research. 

Another oeatnre cteariy bene- 
fiting in nnsprayed bendfends 
is the butterfly. In dw wake <tf 
a dtamatic increase on survey 

Arthrltb and Rheumatism swereo a dw- auvcrtiacuKi 
OHindl for Research for 4 permaneat annoona 

Tbe Dudiess of Kent, Patron of px»t on what was then know 
the Arthritis and Rhenmatism as the National Programnie. 
Council for Research, was the Qg the day war was di 
guest of hwoBT a^ toncheim dared, he transferred » tli 

embiyb European Service. 

SpCSJCCfS WCrtr Dr Coon BSmCSg TTnm 

Dr Rodney Grabame; PRrfessor . Here, as pr^uc ^n s 
R. N Maini and Dr MBes vtsor, he taught micn^ihmi 
Weatberall. The guests tedinique to a hastily recnii 
included: ^ _ . . • ed team of broadcasieis. an 

juS§iii§MFw>»» was responstbte for much < 
{S5,?Sd*Sir*AB3‘Ba^ the profeional quality of th 

Univeisity Cpyege London Bush House broadcast 

Sir Jamm Li^thiU. Provost of beamed to occu(ned Europe. 

W. Gibson Palter, the 
broadcaster who played a 
formative role both in jbe 
BBC Emopean Service and m 
the infbnnaiion work of the 
United Nations, died suJJra- 
ly at his home in Monte Cano 
on April 26. He was 71. 

A friend writes 

Gibson Parker was bom in 
Belfeston December 28, 1914. 
After leaving sdiool, he ms 
sent to the Continent to 
perfect fats Frendi and Ger- 
man before remnung to study- 
■at Lo"rion University. 

. While still a schoolboy, be 
■had broadcast from Belfesi as 
a. holiday- idief announcer, 
and a few months before his 
finals he succesriully an- 
swered a BBC advertisement 
for a permanent annoonoer 
p(»t on what was then knowo 
as.the National Programme. 

On tbe day war was de- 
dared. he transferred w tbe 
emfeyb European Service. 

Hm, as productions super- 
visor, he taught micrt^ilimie . 
technique to a hastily recruit- 
ed team of broadcasters, and 
was lesponstbte for modi of 
the proi^tonri quality of the 
Bush House broadcasts 

Uuiversty CoU^ London, pre- 
sided at a lundteon held yes- 

Undo- condiikms of great 
secrecy, he pre-recorded Geo- 

Spny booms are turned off farms in 1984, sdentists noted 
during the outer drant iA a gimilar increase in numbers 
certain fields and the resnlts of adnit botterflies, sndi as 
compared with those from meadow feown, gatekeeper 

fields spra>«d normally. Die 
team found that tbe breedii^ 
popofetion axtre than dooUed, 
from 61 pairs to 125 pairs 
between 1983 and 1985, in 34 
fidds with unsprayed head- 
lands on a 3000-am farm in 
Hamsphire. There was an 
increase also in the number of 
cUcks snrririi^ 

The team see this as signifi- 
cant in a species which has 
undergone such a dramatic 
decline throughoot Britain. 
On other fiurms in Hampshire * 


Honorary drarem were co uf or ml on 

Ihe following: 

LLD: Mr Jimnw Savito. QBE. radio 
and MevKton prcwdcasleT: Mr Noel 
Stockdale. chairman of ASOA. 
out Dr Jmi Pirhas. of the University i 
of Brno. Czechoslovalua: Sir David 
Lean, film director 

and skippers, in 1985. Butter- 
flies moved shorter HkuanfPg 
between feeding stops on 
pfents and stopped to iteA for 
much Imigtf. 

Memorial Service 

Or H. JoUy 

eral E^howei-S broadcast 
Education and Scienee. Thw fo® 

oresem included: entrusted with ns exact day 

J E C T _Whftei M gar: 

General I H Baher. Pw UM i^ .R D ailU IlOUT. ■ • 

Cooke. ProfeRor j D Evans. Profesedr 

Prafeaeor H S SntUi. P r gfea eg - MM 
WDiceck. Dr w D Hart and Mn 
Rosemary Hmealn. 


Royal College of Ba t bolossts 
After the admissiott of new 
members and the Kettle Me- 
morial lectiire; ddivered by 
Professor M. A. - Fnguson- 

Royal Cbl!^ of pathologists. 
Professor Barbara E. Clayton, 
last night entertained at Hintwtr 

tlM A&fnc Ot OOQ iTDnl I DC CWfl ^tr ^an-il nrvrl f n rl¥t 

Dream ofGeroniius". Sir Peter 

Tizanl Dame Josephine Barnes e -.F**^***® Peiguson- 
and^ John McKim gave Simih^OTofthecollegBaiid 

tritatts. Among iboso proenl EmtfptoM Lctomg AssocMoo 
Mrt jolly iwidowt. Mr Paul Jolty The fourteenth annual dinner of 

Later, in 1944, he gaw the 
commenta^ freim Paris on 
the Armistice Day walk ofde 
Gaulle and Omrehill from tbe 
Arc de Triompbe down tbe 
Giamps Elysees. 

By 1946, the neudy estab- 
lish United Natiems was 
ftwmnig its own muid-Iiiipial 

radio s^ioe feom Hew Ybifc; 
beamed to all parts </t the. 

.An obvious reefufting 
ermind was ite tafetnedB^ 
assembled the BBC Euro* 
peaii Service, and PhdwLied 
an international team of 
broadcasters, maire trained by 
himself, to work for the new 
organisatkHL His drive h 
enthusiasm over the hen 30 
yeais motivated coHeagues 
from all quarters of tbe world. 

Gibson Mter’s aKTitim 
won tbe res^xei and trun of 
both Dag KamxnarsfcjOld and 
U Thant 

In 19S3 he .was appi^ted 
UN Dnecior of Infontiriion 
at ami, two yeais ' 

later, acted as dtrecior 
infonnatioB for die .neiiwiv 
esiabltsbed laieraationu 
.Atomic Energy Agency, -v . 

He was transferred in..t96li 
to tbe senaiive UN inform 
tkm post in Paris, and dot 
same year broadcast frnn 
Ui^»ala a moving coramenF 
tary <a the fimeiaf of Hm^- 
mar^jokL ttagicaBy kilbd in 
the Congo. 

Parker retorned to .Near 
York in 1968 to becem 
director of the newly formed 
Cemre for the United NaiitHis 
Economic and Social. 

h was there that he' 
launched the mohdily pi&~' 
catkm.' Deveii^wm Fonm, 
whfcfa be leg i rded as tte 
curminatkra r» bis kH% ser- 
vice to the UN. 

Gfosm Parker was a keen, 
and talented musician. He 
scam use for sloppy speech or 
sloppy dress, and be maiV 
tai^ bis omi joathfii! ap- 


iRMdingi. to a senior reseercli fellow, ertisiir dlFtirlor of Opeia North, 
ship in bHMooy from May l 1986. DSe Professor Sir Geoffrey Alton. 
PuUore BelaRnslinan, BA OMedrasi. FBS. director and head of research. 
MA iJesvaherlai Nehru Univei^yt. M Unilever. 

Phil fOxoni. as lecturer In economics — 
for two yean from Octooer I 1986. Sossex 

nivtoM L Mite, fprinerly of AUce The Uart of March Is be be Installed as 

! Oitley School. Worcester, to a 

Her Roval Highness was re- it«*wo°h 

M,,— .4 hu'tha vTr».J-'% 9 nr«llivr ^160 tO Cumbfia IH 811 8110311 minoham. KeOwnne M OoiMh. ror- 

was in attendance. Fi^an-Howard, scnooi. w cxhiuuons. 

^ — = ajSTSSea?^». cte-rmah 

Phillips,' ' Freeman of the. _ ; j- -.h..— ..e t»-s« ompenal Life ^Canada and an 

Hshmongm- CBmpany Ihi. ^ S SSSSi. 

cvemnfi attended the Court Anne md uaptain Mant honorary feuowship. 
U&n«rrto“^^^ Phillips, i. five y=T, old .oday- 

at Fishmongers HalL London, " 

EC4, Mr John W. Mills has been 

ceived by the Pnme Warden of Society of Bnush Sculptors. 'J?'"i>9race_ Research oroun. mc- 

to Company (to Duke of -- . >IS5 

Norfolk). • Westminster AUwy Assoaaie Research FUlowsliui. 

' Mrs Richard Carew Pole was Because of preparations -8nd fmihriilrf 
in attendance. . rehearsals for the Installation of nertiolu - 

CLARENCE HOUSE Knights Grand Cross of. the loee/ 

M^ 14: Queen Qlrabefo^^^^^ Ord«offoe Bath to te ^ darwin^^ 

Queen Mother ihis;.aftenioon SS^Al^rSi bi rMh'SISrSSffi 
opened the new Conferenoe m*«»«r AO^ Ciosea to ManaWno Dlrecior. Cambridge Elec- 

Centre at the Royab College of ^ ^ wxi » w industrial 

Physicians Id Edinburgh'. ' ' “ » — j— 

Her Majesty iraveUed in an on Th^ureday, May 22, uniiJ 4.00 low*v and 

Aircraft ofThe Queen's Flight Ptn. Statutory serviCM will be BEproRD*NEw**coul^ 

Mrs Patrick Campbell-Pres. Midm St M^i s Church or SgSgS5 ‘'S^ ‘iTSStoS “SS 

M raiin S tnapei. compulcr soerwe. 

cxerutlve- vicp-oresldenl of tbe 
Laurentun Group Corporadfon. lo an 
honorary fellowship. 

Jota p ttay. BA. Senior Scholar of 
Chnst Church. Oxford, to a Keeble 
>to*ociaUon Junior Research FcUow- 

ine third ChancMIor of Uie unjversiiy 
in July 

Hcmorjirv deqreM wip be coitter r ed on 
ttw tollnwing 

■-Ln- The Marquess of Atterqaveniw 
Lord Lmnraanf of Cast Sussex. Dr 
OuvM Masire. presKleni Of BoUwaiu. 
Mr 'T H 8 Myitors. former rhairman 
of the umveraty ctHjnrd:-Mr A E. 
Shields, foundlog leglsirar of Siasex 
univepsUy. ^ _ _ 

out wSrewor S. H. Be«-. Eaton 
professor of the sotooce of govem- 
menL Harvard Onheraiy; The fh^ 

Rev ETK Kemp. Bishop of Chtchester 
DSt Sir Michael Aityah. FRS- Royal 
Soaety rewarch_ profeiw at Uw 
Mathematical inetHwe Oxford; Sir 
Norman Uon^Q'- Deputy Ueuienani 
of West Sussex and retired chaiman 
of James Longhsy iHoldingst Ltd. 

SliiSra a“’^”'2r*an A& oiSSn*"* - rwad^ — ™*nr 

EI66XKO an d ^Ewg oean Ecw^c 
rwwuwir nmwui roMn-wup. OommuPlly: £78.290 tO DC DOUd 

^ Arnold, towards Ihe development or 

LJUDDnun madiine translanon of vanous Eura- 

^ons ga;.Bii?'ig=sas°s;Ua..c^^ 

gj si:..g;'io;‘a.”’.sr'ffl5h!?7S3 

Herraaiui Sane. PhD.- UniverglULLecv areas base. 

. HermannSalto. PhO.- UntverdW Lec^ 
hirer In (>ysuiii»nMiy. to an Mflctal 
FMowship: and Riciiud Aanion lOng. 

Managing Dlrecior. Cambridge Elec- 
tronlc industna PLC. u an Industrial 




A J ForsyUi. BSr. Or R J »m BSc. 
PhO. Dr M A Redfern. BSc PhD call 
etoctncal engBiterlngi. 

mnong uiubc praacm Equipment Leasing Assodrtion 
Mrs jolly fwMowrt. Mr Paid Jolty The feurtceuth annual dinner of 

aryl Ro bcrto tda ugWerX the EouiDment Tnaetne ASSOCi- 
Ai«toMira Rpiwrts (graaddaueMerf. l , j V* 

Mr and Mrs SeptMn Jolly ibnMher aUOU was held aZ tlW Savoy 

Hotel on Ti^ May l/. 
■^"^gSa'p^SMorsircarro ]M6. The chaiT^ Mr David 
Cbi^ cre pmen tmg the p re nSS ! Beever, welcomed as the pniH 

RcHral College or Physicianai witfa Mr cinal pwet the ' ^Hweiru nf 
Michael TUte itecrecaryi and Lady ^ OI 

Clarke. Pi o t wnu i sw Paul and utoy State for Trade and Industry. 

8n^ Mr Paul Channon. The Hon 

CoriL. Mr. Bartkara Lonwey. Dr John 8 lOasl tO the gUCStS proposed by 
®Wo'i?BS3w?STOry. Cbarino Mf Tooy Bainjcs. Among ihose 
crosi and wesinuAsier Medicid present we rc *- 
Scnoolj wiu. Or H . Bnrrte and §v OnrdfMt Borrte. air Angi» FraMr. 
fHxjfew J C Slope^ qrofea jgr «m « Mr Bryan ConkL nff! Pr^«Mor A C 
Mr» S C -Nor mand. Mrs 1 ^*1? CuM Sir Ceofftw Uiner. tnrd Lucas 
Barnes idialnnan. Natloid Amnd- or OUlwonh. Prafteor J K MacLeod 
anon or HospKto nay StafO wim Mrs sir .Peier Mkidtotaii. Sir Mwal Pugh. 
Gall PMersoo nrice<hainitan): ProfM- Mr Robin Souim, bV>. and M- ^ry 
SOT Thomas Stapleton . cprasMaoL Waller. MP. 
paediatric section. Royal Society of .m w . • 

Medtcbie). ProiesBOr Pahicfc HanURon IVlAAnnO 
(London School of Hygiene and ivllPClJllte 

Tropical MedhdiM ^ Mrs Hammon. — . •h.. 

Dr David HaU fSl Oeoige's HospiiaO Standing COnOCll Bl lOe 
and Dr Susan HalL Prorcssor J Forfar R.nvMtom 
(presidenL BnUsh Paediatric SoctotyL ^ 

Mrs J A^w sGvone^^ TheExec^veComnntleeoftbe 

Standing Council of the 

'WLevene.MTiLWelM.MfgKay ^ 

Woods. Dr and Mrs Oeorw tlimr anniia.rnemng at Evetyn 

S3SS^u2UE“tf Mansions. Cariisle Pteoe. SWL 

Mr and Mn L Oarmicr. MnN Barnes. Maior Lord Namer grid EtUICK 
Mis» Judy west Or Donald Bentley. — 

Mrs juito Baldwin. Dr T L Ghamben. and Sir Philip Duncombe were 

Dr C D Peridn. Mr John Haynrard, A|»rtuH in - the 

Profasor Catherine Peckham. Mrs C Cieciea ID 

Burt Mbs Pmela Btock. Dr DavM COIDinittee.AmOnB ihOSe 
VuUumy. MU Kathleen TYunter. Mr ” 

and Mis B m Launnee. Mrs Angato , , , , 

Rubms Mrs Aitoon Camoon. nr — tr Rowland Whitehead fehatomanX I 
Bri!^7^a^S!dML SM sir RO^ yndsay. hlce^haliTnaiu. 


Tenzing and I fiist met in 
Katmandu in ^reh, 1953, 
when he introduced the team 
of Shenas n4io had ctmie to 
join our expedition frimt 

1 knew him well by reinta- 
tion, for be had bera a 
member of the 1933 and- an .. 
subsequent expedStions to Ev- 
erest before; and immediattiy 
after the war. 

Ed HiHaiy had sung his 
praises to me and so had the 
Swiss climbte^ who made two . 
attempts on the mouniain in 

I. immediately liked the. 
man, his entiuisiasm was in-' . 

was a forqoae omdiisun. 
before we set up our 1 mm 

Tenzing - weathered the 
sttKm or eothttsiasin, 
peed bjr some awkwad ques- 
tions from the media, 
extraoidinarily wdl; it was his 
first taste of a woiU hitheno 
uidnibwn to him. 

His composure and serenity 
over the vears since ‘195X id 
tbe free of adid^on by p^le 
the world over, was a^nisb- 
ing proof of a very exceptional . 
person. He never became 
by feme; be tvas an 
uornediaie friend io everyone 

But i like to think that his 

feetjous'and it became ^edal affections and foyalty 

ent 'during our own trA to were reserved f^hfecompan- 

Everest that he was peisonaJly 
keen to reac^ tbe sominit: te 
had dinibed to over 28,000 ft 

ions of , the 1953 Expeditimt 
He joined some of our period- 
ical reunioiis, hosted a 25th 

mth the Smss guide Lambert amtiveraa^ at his home 

in the previous 

in Omj|edii% in 1978 and, on 

Our fiiendsfajp grew in the each occaaon. 

! foDowing weeks of tzaunng 
climbs, and the choice of 
himself and Hillary u> malte 
.the main attempt on the peak 

tbough the years had rolled 
back to those unfoTgenable 
weeks we spent together on 
Everest in 1953. 


F^<nw J ulton Ulmannite b««m Pratesaor Ronald McCaffvr has bran 
appolntod hrad of aiaiatlcs and appoiniHl lo a chair In coratnicifoa 

Vivian Lewis. MIsi Fiona Mac- 
Phmon, Dr 
R oramaiy Owa h en i. Or 
H cues. Dr Norman 
Carolte Fisher. Mrs J Crasbte. Mrs M 

Sir ToUas Clarlw (ireasurerL Oom- 

— .. — gjj. I 

r Geoffrey i 
ion. Sir George BuU. Vtoeounl : 
:. Sir Charles Rowley. Sir 


compuicr soenoe. 


Churclwr. Mrs ‘Sarah Howartn. Or C 6^^ 8tud d,..Sir Pe terjroutoirtge, 
ByaiL Dr Marv i itoWaM amH nr Sir Hennr Warner, _Sir MiGiael 
Chai^ D rSSS. ™ ^ Maoni&^qa. Mg ^ Sir Herewrad 

Wake and Sir 

Births, Marriages, Deaths and In Memoriam 

Forthcoming marriages 

f4 a Ina + tSX VAT 

(niinmum 3. lines) 

AniHMiKcmcnis. antlicnunied Iw iBc 
n ame and periraneni address. or the 
amderi may be sent ux. 

PO BOX 484 
Vngnria Strete 
London El 

or leleplioocd O 7 iricpimiie siilm 
hben onl» 10 : BI4ai an* 

XnimniKemcnis ran be' recaved by 
Idrpfiniw bchwen 9.0Qain and 
SJlipin Monday 10 Friday, on Sblur- 
da> hniMm 9.IXhin nna 12 noon, 
lar-tel gaaO 0dh4..For txiblKaikm ihe 
Miowng day phone by iJOpn. 

eie on ( oiirt and bodal Pane £B ■ tea 
+ 1S« VAT. 

Coup and Social Page anix xince- 
incins can nof' bc accraoJ ^ 
telepiMae. Enquiries 10 : B1422 9953 
lafier lOJOam). or scad lec 
' I, Mngton ShMt' landM El. . 

I nray an mm moo riouibm lake ibem 
ow of Ae wDitd. bat tlwi mou aiaiddcsi ' 

liran them from llir^il. 

SL John IT: IS 

BHMH On May I3th. peeceftUly at 
hofiie at Hove, after a tong lUncaa 
bravely borne. Cuy Birch. OA£. - 
Special and dearly loved husband of 
PhUippa. father of David. 9uafb< 
ther of Toby and EMiy. FUnodl 
Service ZDOpm Monday. 19m May 
at The Downs CFenrautluD. Beac 
Road. BtigMoa. Flowen or dona- 
tions. If desved. Mr Canmuntiy 
Hospice. Team, may be sent lo 
Haniungions. 4.6 Monleflore Road. 
Easi Su ssex. BN5 IRD (Mghlon 

BQAM On 18th May 1966. Nanqrinte . 
Phibpu peace f ully at heme. Family 
flovitors only, but donations tf desued 
to ArUinhs and Rheumattan Council 
for Resvarc h . 41 Eagle SL WCl. 

OBOVOnMaylSIh. 1986. afiera long 
I fllness. Bngadier Peter Richard 
I Body. 1st the Queens Drtouuu 
I Guards. BUevetf hosbaiid of Sheila 
and dear IMtier of JaneL PlifUuwa, 

I Evelyn and MarlL Funeral Service at 
I Langioa Mairavto msb Church, ' 

DOWSETT on 14 May 1986. pecMeful- 
! ly bi hospiial, Harry Lyitdion aged 
I 78, the dearly loved husband of 
Mary. Funeral private', fbmlly flow- 
ers only but If desired donations to 
Royal Nabonal Ufeboal insimition. 
\ West Quay Road. Poole Dorset BHts 
IHZ. Plenii no letlen. Memorial ser- 
vice lo be announced. 

GREEN On ISih Mw rrarffiiUy aged 
81- years. John Kenneth - ArusL 
Funeral ai URIe HaitmWiiry. Esaex 
al 10,15am Friday I6tft May. Flow- 
ers to J H Koiyon Ltd. 74 Rochester 
Row, SwiP lju. on Thunuay be- 
fore 4.30ptn. 

BREEU On May 13th. at HYees*. 
Braadlands Road. N6. K. Mttei 
Grecsi. aged 93 years Bale of Temple 
Fortune Lane NWlli. Funeral ser- 
vice. at St Jude on the HUl, 
Hampstead Carden Suburb. Nwii 
on Wednesday 21sl May at 2J0pm. 
Fbimiy flovrarg only. Donabons to St 
Jude on the HDI Oiurch. Enautrles 
Levertoo and Sons 01-465 8998. 

Swanage. DorseL at 18 noon on I UEMYOnMay l3lh 1986. peacefuDy 

Monday May 19Ui. Flowen and cn- 
oidnes to James Smttta Ltd. 60a 
Kinra Read. Swanage. TeL- (0929) 
4284«IR There win be no memorial 
service at tile own reouesL 

after a short fllness. Anne FTetding 
(nde MKchesoni, widow gf John 
Charles Henry and devoted moUier 
ofDonilinclc. Funeral at Reading cre- 
laatonun ai 11.00ani Monday I9tb 
May. FamOy flowers only please. 

; BUOUIUIHNIMjOP on l3tb May ‘ ^ . 

I 1986 at the Cliy HemltdL Edtn- fii^usaRmi On lOth May 1986. al 

SANDLEOn 18th May. suddeidy Doris 
Marouenie at Macarthur Court. 
Untahaniplon. Betoved wife of Ihe 
late Henry James Sandle of BIrtUiam 
Sussex. mottMT of RKhard and Su- 
san. Funeral al SI James' Church 
Bhdham. Tuesday 20Ui May at 
S.l^mi. Family flowen only. Dona- 
tiene if desuud to Bodham Church 
Fabric Fund, c/o Holland & Co. Tbr- 
■ minus Road. Lmtehampion. 

SHAW Suddeidy on I3th May. In 
- Guinea. West Aflica. Alexander of , 
Hambtoden. Heiu^ on Thames. ! 
Memorial Service lo be aniwunced 

SLOAN On May 13tb 1 986. pebceftdftr 
al the Warwiefc Ninsuig Home. Har- 
rogate, m tier lOOtn year.* Jean Knox 
liwe Kennedy) widow of Rooen Al- 
exander Walker Sloan of Troon. 
Ayrsnire. A much loved mother, 
mnndmether and great-granomotli- 
er. Service at St John the Devme. 
Sharow. Ripon. May l6ib at 
3.00pm. foOewed by crananon. 
SBIITH Hester aged 91. fonnaiy of 
Alwaye, South India, on May llth 
p e acefidly at Bath after a short Ill- 
ness. Dearly loved by her family and 
(nends. Funertf service at Oirnt 
Chinch. Julian Road. Bath, on Mon- 
day 19th May at 1.45pm. fouowed 
by private uema tloi i . Enoianes E- 

And Mira A. HnD 
The engagement b announced 
between ChrisK^er. only son 

Sir Harold Wilkinson. 
CMC, who h^ many impor- 
tant posts witfa Shell Petro- 
leum during a lifetime with 
tbe company, died on May 9. ' 
He was 83. 

Educated at King William's 
Collie, Isle of Man, Wilkin- 

Mr S. A. Henderaon 

and Mbs C. C. Adams 

The engagement b annoonoed 

ly rose lo become president of 
the Ariaiic I*etroleum Corpo- 
ratioiL While working in this 
capacity, Wilkhisoa became 
the British petroleum repre- 
sentative in Washington dur- 
ing the Serand Worid War 
and served as petroleum advi- 

sonb^uhisUf^oi^associa- sor to the Briti^ joint st^ 
tiOD with theShell Group with mission there. 

between ChrisK^er, only son engagement is annoonoed 
of li euig nant-f^innei James between Shaimis, son of the late 
Averell Clait, jun. DE^ Captain Ian Henderson and Mis 
USAAF, (retd), and of Lady fen Henderson, of Westmeads, 
Bridget Miller Mundy, of 37 Butlers Maistoo, Warwickshire; 
Honeywell Road, London, end Ca nti Ua, daughter Mr 
SWl I. and Alice, only daughter Robert Adams, of 139 Norte 
of the late MrThomas Auckland Hill, Higbgate, and Mis Valerie 
Hall and ofMfs Hall, of the Old Harvey, of ManviOe Court. 
Hall. Rockland St Mary, Shalford, Surrey. 


Dr D..Coates 

and Miss S. M. Eyfamioa 

The engagement b announced 

MrP. H. Kendall 
and Mbs F: I. Conant 
The engKement b announced 
between railip, thiid son of the ' 

a post in the oil accounts 
departenem- of The Asiatic 
Petroleum Company in 192Z 
He transferred to Singapore 
two years later and then to 
Penang before moving with 
the company to South AMca 
in 1928, becking sales man- 
ager in Cape Town in 193^ 

A year later, he went to the 
United States where be quick- 

In 1 949 be was appointed to 
the board of The Shell Trans- 
port and Trading C ompan y 
and in 1953 took up tte post 
of Preskfent of Canadian &elt 
Limited. Wilkinson hacamA a. 
managing director of the 
Royal/Dutch Shell Giwp of 
Companies in 1 957, retiring in 
1964.He was ma^ a CMG in 
1946 and knighted in 19^ 

between David, only son of Mr bte Mr H. KnidaU and Mfs M. 
and Mrs A. D. Coates, of H. Kendall, of Bruton, &mer- 
Wakefield, Yorkshire, and set, and Francesca, youn^ 
Susannah, dau^ter of Mr and daughter of Mr and Mrs C R 

Mrs J. 

Oakford, Devon. 

Mr J. E. Cotterell 
and Mbs T. J. Bradley 

Evin^on, of Conaut, 



Mr J. Macfccnxb' 
and Mbs C D. -D. Barnes 


burgh. Patrtda. Adored -and darling 
wife of Robert, dearly loved mgllier 
of.lJUas amt ReUn. Iovim and loved 
lister et Ursula Home, raieral ser- 
vla ' at S CuUiberto ^tocogal 
Church. Wesitorth Ave. CoUnton. 
Edinbureh. on FMday 16th- M^ at 
1 1.30 ajD. Cremalfcui drivale Fam- 
ily Itowers ‘ only. Oonattona. tf 
wished, to St- CMumba’v Hootce. 
Boswall Rd. Edinburg 

EUIBANN On 10th May 1986. al Hooper A Soa Tel Bath 82040 
wgngate. Ellen, aged 94. widow or STEVENS On May lOfli. ^tcr a brief 

ARBUTHNOT to Emma (BroadbenU ■ ter. Cremallon 8O0pm SOth May. at 
^ James, cm 1st May at Queen West Herts Crematorium. Elms 
Chartotie's. a son Atosemder. Lane. Oara ton. W altord. Hens. No 

Clianes. a son. „ 20 g, ^ London EC3. 

BUNTWa To Roger and Karen (nte Enqulria to Harpendoi 8B66. 

On May i itn. peacefully afler 

Oflvrr Aniboitf Nicolai. a ^ 

smsoN On /tocenston Day. May ton. Kaattan ^ fe- 

in Carlisle, to Barbara inte Gromi J5!L.>SL *'‘*****” ”4 
and David, a son Andrew Samuel, a af2!S?9 on Mai^I6l li to I 2.3qpni 
brother for Thomra. - at Sout h U maon O umatgrtan. DO: 

nations if oesirsd to SL James 
PAMUNSON On May nth- at 46 - Hosntai.swis. 

Mettord Road, to Helsi inte'Blan* _ 

chard) and Robert a dautsuer .COITIIAN On May tZttb JMtina 
(AtuiMel • Flora) a staler tor Mar y roueb toy ed w dd of OM 
xMvanAa. ^ moHier of garwi apd Jane. -FU- 

iwrai to uneoin Cathedral Monday 
SHORT On i2Ui May 1966 at Priaeea i9Ui May at 3.oopm and bunal for 
Margaf«iH089iiat,Windtor.toJuliel tomsy and dose friends aftefwarta 
(nee JameU and Andite. a daughter In Skriiiiiflifiorpe Chiflte. Family 
iSophie Loitea). powers only. Donations maybe sent 

I ■■■■linn nil ni ' i n to Prcpst Cbncer R acar eh Fimo. C/O 

BURNER On 9th May. at SI Thomas teamey: nty HomitaL 

rioslmal.toSlle(neePhlpo9)alldPa^ NornffimlT^ 

BUSMiELL Edgm- Arthur. 12th May. m Amoittles Fund. Nl^lliigale 
very suddenly, be l oved husband of ward. St Marv AWmiw HommL 
Phyllta and much loved father of De- wSrtora RoadTW^^ 

' LAliCASIEROn May' ISllL Mater Pai- 

Wra HtoW Oem^im. Elms Ulilhafn lat. m vino. 

Alfred J. llrnnnnn 

KOEBEL On May iSUi 19B6. after a 
tong Htoess borne with great coi n age. 
Mary- Florence, brioved wife of the 
late Lt-Cotenel F.O. KoMel D.S.O.. 
and murti loved meOier. grandmoth- 
er- and great-grandmother. Pnnaal 
at caielsea OW Chiuch. on Wednes- 
day May 8lal at 2.00om. ftotowed to^ 
private crematton. Family flowas 
only please, but dooabom tf desared 
lo AmaiWes Fund. Nt^Ungale 
Ward. St Mary Abbots HospitaL 
Marioes Road. W8. 

(Annabel Flora) a ateer tor 

SHO^ On 1 2Ui MV 1966 at Priaesss 
Margaret Hospilat, Windsor, to Jubel 
(nee James) and Andrew, a daughter 
(Sophie LoiBsa). 

BUHNER On 9th May. at St Thomas' 
Hospnal. to Sue (nee Phipps) and Pa^ 
rick, a son William. 

TAUITON - On April ^h In Ctouces- 
(er. to Rosaltod mte Cornish) and 
Paid, a son. Samuel James.-graiidson 
to ftheda and Arthur Taunton. 

TURIBUX On May 9lh to Angela 
(nra Mueuhauen and Rhydian. a son 
Cmanwel JoseC. bretoer to niyd 


NUBiiKT On May 9Ui. Lionel, at his 
home al Virginia Water. Cremation 
at Woking O’cmalonum at 10.(X}am 
Thimdoy May ISih. No flowers, but 
donauons if desired, to your 
favourite ctunty ‘ ' 

CURREY On May ISO) 1986 at The 
Derbyshire RoyN IMIrinary. John 
Heylyn of LiOle Baton. Derby, aged 
. 85 years, brother bf-the late Matato 
and Joyce. Funeral at si Muis 
Church. Little Eaton, on Monday 
Mmr I9ih at 2-OOpm. Reantescai in 
Pa». Ftoweis may be sent Kx O 
wathall A Son Ltd. 101 Macklln SL 

DOBSON On May tStfi 1966. at h^- 
Whitesiock. .RuSamL Nr UlveRdea. 
cumbna. AC.FciidaaeedeOyrara 

nek WiUiam MortoiL late 3rd Kings 
Own Hussan. aged 78. Beleved his- 
band, father and grandfather. 
Funeral 12 noon Tuesday SOth May. 
St Peito^ caiurdi, dtafley. Sussex. 
LAWRAN6E On May 131b. pgaceftilly 
after a short Illness. Howard George 
aged 75. dear husband of veia. lov- 
ing toihra of Anne and Gregory, and 
' dear Grandad of Emma. Marie and 
I Jonathon. Service at Charing Ovma- 
' tonum on Tuesday May 80Di at 
3G0mn. NO flowers. 

IWaeDOIIALD On May 13th. peacefully 
at LtagmM Bu»rl Jesaie M. ua- 
pet) MacDonald, elder stater of 
Nancy and Jean. Crematton private. 
Enquiiles to S. R. DUIamore Ltd. 
Phone osas S728ta 
PUDRERPeter.OnSOBday May llth 
at heme Bdoved husband of Sandy, 
dearest tether of Jsne and Jbstm. 
dear onW ton of Bate and Atoert 
FHoeral Service wts take plaee al 
Beckenham Ocmatorium on Tnee- 
day'May 20th at 2J)0pin.' 
moeiCROn 1 1 Ih May. In her 82nd 
year, peecetelly at her home in 
Brodiley. Margaret EUabelh Bhuter 
(Marlii daughta- of the tale DonaM 
McGiB. mfe of ttie late Robert Ar- 
buthnol Prceier. much toved mother 
or Robbi and Andrew and lovtog 
toandmother gf Sarah. Katie. An- 
drew, James. Becky. Ben and Adam. 
FiBieral at Grove Park Cemetery. 
Lewisham, al 8.(X)pm on Thursday 
99no May. Famfly flowers only, do- 
nations tf. desred to Save the 
Cnildren Fund. 

ton Church on Friday May 16 th at 2. 
IS pm followed by private crona- 
tton. temches of Itowers only please 
ig Wrens Funeral Directors. Neww 
Bridge. Cunbna. Tel: Q448-31S55. 

On- Sunday liui May peacefully m 
liB nera. aged 80. Beloved huHand. 
of Veronica, runeral Friday 16in 
May 9.30pm CuteltoriiOaiFdL naar 
Malvern. CtodBi flowets .only. . 

lUoess. *Peter Cedric Caiainplon of 
Herongate. Earex. Hiaband of Ihe 
late Frances and brother of Joan and 
Susie. Private aamainn. 

TROWAUD On nsay nth 19B6pwce 
fuNy at her home Hyida. Wintfml of 
Stoke Farm' Park Cottage. London 
Road. CuUdtord widow of the ime 
Peter D T imwar d and betaved moth- 
er of Peter, aieriagh. NeilL Sandra. 
Jennltor and Charles. The funeral 
service win take place on Monday 
19th May In Gutidtord creneWtiiBn 
at 2.00p.m. foupiiries may be made 
to J. Monk A Sons Guildford 68780. 

WAKELAMOn 14th May 1986. Sheila 
(Julia Maria) beieved wUb of John 
and moUia- of Juba, Michari and 
Domimca. Requiem Mass on Monday 
1901 May 1 986. at 1 1 . 1 5am at Orion 
Lengiievllte Oiurch, Pnerborough, 
followed by crematton. No flowers 
please. Donatms may be made to 5i 
Luke’s BuUdmg Fund. C'O Faiher 
Stephen Poner. The Presbytery, Ge- 
neva sneet. Peteitwraugh. 

ZEAL On llth MV 1966 peacefldty 
Raymond Oakley Aged 87 years, of 
Unen. Somorsei. Formerly of South 
Groymm. Sairey- Dearly igved hus- 
band of Nanor A devoted famer «f 
John. Jane & Anite- FUneral Service 
at All SaiMg Qmiren. F bn dersiead 
Mondeo' i9m May ai 2-30 pm. ram- 
Ite flgwgrg only- Dona t a n ons tf 
deetaed to The RNU C/O Sheneck A 
Sons. Treius House. Doming. 


BURKE John Edmund, died 16th May 
1946. Ox and Bucks Regtmgnt and 
Mater Ess« RetemenL In memory of 
the Father I never knew. Craham 
PMIto John Burke. 



isui oaoocr *03 to idin May *81. 

DWVOt DENYS (Ute Royal SMnalsi 
May istn igaSSoraaiy missadbut 
suen hapcy meoiortes. Audrey. Vu-. 
tenia. Ruius and Marcus. 
ftteteS Don Benel 15th of May 1985. 
(tememoaed wiui love and 
graonide - - 

The engimem is announced The engagement is announced 
^ between John, only son of Mr 
Mrs Stephen and Mis James Mackenzie, of 

Bris»^ Avon, and Clare, dau^ 
Tracy, dd« daughter of Mr lerofBrigadierand MrsCharles 

£!*? .Barnes. ^ Bassiiigboum and 

Davyhulme, Manchester. Warminster. 

DtN.J.Cbx „ __ „ - 

and Miss L M. Bochel !^ M.G.SyfOy _ 

The engagement is announced 55~ *'**■* *' 

between Nicholas, younger son 


Sir Denis Dol^n Writes and its administration to be 

In your olMtuary notice of roore readily responsive to 
^lessor R. M. Jackson, pub- cfaai^^ in society. 

Iished on May 12, you- de- In successive e&tionsorhis 
scribe his book on The ^ showed himself to be 
Afadiinay of Justice in En- ^ constructive critic of a veiY 
gfo/i^as*^miilating'*.Thisit hish onler, albdt ime wite hi» 
certainly was (and remains so ^ planted firmly on the 
after seven editions), but it is ground, who had maA» good 
much more than that ^ of hb loi^ experience of 

Whitehall during the war. 

T^ many changes over the 
^Miole ndd of adminis- 

in 1940, the need for radical 

change in our system of ir^i .o» adminis- 

Dw adnunistrationwasbaidyDer- during the past 40 

M e Sca ife rmvmI anii th^ nfwuailivw, yeaiS 0W6 much tn .lartronn 

Hie engagemcat is announoed 

of Mr and Mrs Leonaid Cox, of 5?'*^ 

Bebingion. Wtrral and Irene; ®**5?**!*% 

Bebingten. Wirral and Irene; 

elder ^oghter of Mr and Mrs Swindon, 

Alex Bochel, of Rutheiglen, 

Gla^ow. ^ ^ G.R.A. Metcalfe, of 

ceived and the prevailing atti- 
tude towards reftmn was one 
of comjrfacency. 

Jack^ was one of the first 

a^ ElmbetkeTder daughter of to stress the need for the law 
Mr and Mis G.R.A. Metcalf^ of 

ye^ owe much to Jackson, 
^id his memorial must be ihai . 
K'v people in positions of 
responsibility tbifey can fed 
complacent over what has still 
10 be done. 

Mr A. J. Dnpkin 
and Dr E. M. ^iqpsmi 
The engagement is announced 
between Joshua, son of Mr and 
Mrs A. I. Drai^dn, . of E^s 
Court. London, and Elizabeth, 
daughter of Mr and MisT.A-S. 
Green, of Streetly. West 

Service dinner 

Roval Sfenals Ofikeis* 
[Mnaer Club 

Major-General J. M. 

Tbe Close, Punon, Wiltshire. 


Mr A. Mortiboys 
and Mrs M. ^irke 
The marriage took place ia West 
Bromwich, on Thuisci^, May 8, 
between Mr Alan Mortiboys 
and Mrs Mary Clarice. 


Knighthoods have been con- 
ferred on Mr Justice Owen, and 
Mr Justice Henry on tear 

.. _ . Cranwell graduations 

Air Chief Marshal Sir Thomas ■■ 

Koinedy was the Reviewing _ieduratkmfc 

C«Rcer .when ^officers of No pw^nS 

9.. Initial Officer Trainins Admiiiia>aM.f*g[Sftf:f^^^, . _ 
Coui» gradualed 

Major-General J. M. W. tienry on meir 

Bad<^ Master of Signals, appointment as JusDces..of tee 
presided at tee annual dinner of High Court. __ _ • 
tee Royal Signals Ofiiceis’ Un- World Ceagress tf Faftes 
ner Club held at tte Loiu^ Jirinlee 
International Press Oentre bn The Bands Youii{^usbandin& 
night mortal lecture. “Christianity 

— and World Rdipon^; -will be 

BirthdaYS todav ^ Archbishop 

Professor Sfr James Baddifcy, 

68: Mr Michael Bany, 76: Sir ^ ^ - 

m' ^ loterftilh Cfoservanee. at 
?JIIl ^ Haltows' by tee Tower. 

L,KlMcDongd. .70 - ,Sir Rt^ Tllf lIoido» »in fe! 

wck Mason. 73, P- A. November 7-9. . . 

PlBBse applv » WoiW QwgressV 

92 Initial Officer Training 
Course graduated from ^ 
Royal Air Force Colieee 
Cianwell on May 8. ^ 

Brancti iQroundi . Air 
Tramr Control- Flying OnttS-’ n « 
Wra. ^PlkK OtfMirr M 

PH« Omwra I BmK 

Piioi orrmn □ J Aunoer 

B M Sli^ter^' B M 
Supply Branch: Flying Orriceni r- t 
arajgi^j J Rixofl. AiS^'gga^ i 

punca. R G .Emi. vf if sSSs* S 

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fem^ _piiito8 Branch tNaiioaiM. 

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1 .9 Baxter. S I FswME.DTe 

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Tales of 
those in 
now and 

Whtt «&b oncer. Aids siid a 
nasty case of suspected ritnal 
sacrifice, it was a pretty 
sobering night for .htniie 

The cancer suffered by the 
hero of CBve Jermain^ semi- 
antobiM|r8pliical pisj The 
Best Yam ei Year lift 
(BBC2) was secondary 
therefore beyond control; the 
perfonnance of Lee Whitlock 
as the dootned yeasg footbaU- 
er was, on the contrary, beand- 
fidly controlled, and Adrian 
Sbagold directed simply and 
affecttsgly. Despite some un- 
certain acting in the lesser 
rries, this portrait of stoical 
res^nation pimctnated 
qnnts of emotion no^ ^bso- 
lately true. 

The docnmentnry 

Tie Body Out the Bog 
(BBCl) conthmed Hs inve^ 
gadon ^ Lindow man, whinsi’! 
cally dubbed Pete Mush, vrho 
was Mndaeoned and garnMtuI 
at some time in the late Iron 
Age. Or in Aooui times, or 
even in the Dark Ages. If the 
boffins cannot agree about 
cubon 14 datii% th^ can at 
least make a decent go of 
preserrlng Mr Marsh's 
squashed, leathery corpse for 
fonne brains to hum over, in 
Deunuk the eariiest ‘‘bog 
peopJe" have been co ntinnii ^ 
their highly wiM^twr at after* 
life these 30 ye^ Franken- 
stein would snreb’ bare wired 
them nil ap and given them a 
tea party. 

Tlie programme's rather 
stodgy pfo^ore was enliv- 
ened ^ tee odd stab of staged 
ghoalBhness. as when an l&h 
sdentist, imported her own 
bog persMi for treatment, de- 
dued at customs -I've got the 
nsoal dnty-free aOowanee . . . 
and a bo^ in the boot'*. But 
the daim, voiced over the day 
re co n sti n ttw m of the victim'^ 
head, teat **lindow man was 
sppeariiv as a person" was 
pitching it a bit high. The 
finished model had afl the 
persoudhy ^ a cfauader fiom 

And so to Aids, tee tcgiSc 
nndu review in tee teird part 
of Granada's stimnlatiin 
"hypoti^cals" suies Soe^ 
et}\ Soacce and Seg^ where, 
concerned parties allowed 
themselves to be grilled, pro- 
voked and charmed by Proles- 
sor Arthur Miller of tee 
Harvard Law School. “Dr 
Farterag", inotested tins fe- 
line modeialw, posii« artfony 

on one buttock in clasac court- 
house style, "I'm a sio^l^ 
minded person.** (Oh, no, yon 
are not) 

The appealh^ combination 
of charade and moral sduice 
tnUHial saw the experts 
through tee stickiest mo- 
ments, and there were even 
spasms of brittle langhter. Bat 
periiaps tee more appropriate 
response to George Ode's af^ 
Puritanism (*Hlf yon like, bqg- 
gery kQls**) sbonld have been 

Theatre: Holly Hill sums up the Broadway season 

Just a glimmer of light . . . 

When surveyiiM tius Broad- 
way season, whid) officially 
ended the first weekend in 
May, ^ the way to forestall 
despair is to w teankfiil for 
small fivours. Though, there 
have no shows to cele- 
brate without reservation, and 
few ahows at ah, there have 
been flares along tbe dnsky 
White Way, But not always. 
The last play of tee season is a 
disaster one cannot reclaim by 
thinking of its nice set and 
incidental music. The Cirde 
in tbe Square has followed 
Broadway’s worst revival 
(John MaUcovitch's string of 
Tie Caretaker) with its worst 

Sentard Sabate^ The Boys 
of Antanu is a dialogic 
tween middle-aged versions of 
Mark Train's Huckl^erry 
Finn (George CSwtt) and 
Tom Sawyer (John CulhimX 
even more dull than decadent 
I left after the first act, w hieh 
took an hour to teat 
Tom had really run away as a 
boy because he thought he had 
made a local ^ jniegnani, and 
had ^)em nis adult years 
molesting Utile gjiis in his 
unquenchaUe grief over never 

seeing -Becky Thatcher again. 

Tljougb Brian Clarice's The 
Petition (John Golden The- 
atre) is not distinguished writ- 
ing, h is literate and, as played 
^ Jesrica Tandy and Hume 
Oonyo and directed by Peter 
Hall, it takes on the lustre of a 
dieriteed fomily b^oom. 
Tbe Cronyns have decteied 
this their last play together. I 
hope that they decide to make 
more foxeweU appearances 
but, if not, my images of their 
final stage partnership will be 
of Miss Tandy's gaiety 
spirit surii a rare qurnhy, 
e^wdaDy when combined 
with her stiengte and intelli- 
gence — ofMr Oonyn's sgUity 
m showing a range of heart- 
rending fedal expressions 
while wearing passes which all 
but obscure nfe eyes, and of 
thdr ability together to mate 
silence eloquent 

Jonathan Miller’s produc- 
tion of Lon Dny^ Jonmey 
into Night ^roadhurst The- 
atre has occasioned deb^ 
for he has cut Eimpe 0*Neifl's 
exorosm of his ontily ghosts 
firm four to three hours not 
by jettisoning lines but by 
overiaq^ing and graerally 

speeding them up. 1 found this 
approach refreshing and 
would like to see Dr Miller try 
it nain with the right cast 
Peter Callagber as OT^eilTs 
roung altO" ego ami Kevin 
Spacey as his alcohoUc broteer 
are fine.'but Bethel Leslie as 
their morphine-addicted 
mother gives a performance 
which would be inadequate on 
teievisioD and is lost in Tony 
Straiges's absurdly played- 
out set which diminishes 
rather than intensifies the 
femily's stresses. 

Jack Lemmon ctese the 
play as his starring rehide, 
and all cnriii and sympathy to 
tbe down iriio wants to play 
Hamlet and acts it very le- 
spectably while still leaving 
the impression teal he is in tbe 
wrong genre. Mr Lemmon has 

K m a st^ewoithy per- 
er before, and his James 
Tyrone is a vigorous portrait 
of a man who loves, hurts and 
angers — bat not on a tragic 
sc^ His own anatomy and 
personaU^ are affinst mm. 

Watching the gr^ariout 
pug-nosed actor lament bis 
dkaracter's feilore to inherit 
Edwin Booth's mantle as 

America's greatest tragedian, I 
could not help but ihmk how 
much Mr Lemmon resembled 
tee portraits of Joseph Jeffer- 
son ~ Booth's counterpart in 
comedy. Jack Lemmon is 
simply not believable as a 
serious Shakespearian actor 
turned matinee idol, and tais 
unfailing afiability makes 
James Tyrone too likeable 
throughout He is right to view 
tee fiiteer as victim as much as 
villain, but he does not 
achieve a hatence. 

In the season’s revival. 
Bob Fosse partiy rebounds 
from his tumUe on Big Deal 
directing and choreograph- 
ing a sprightly version of 
S weet Charity (MintiteffThe- 
atre). The show has a bras^ 
loolt lots of energy, an endear- 
ing p^ormance of a wimpy 
bt^rmend by Midsael Rupert 
and a vivacious performance 
of the title role by Debbie 
Alim. Sweet Charity is not a 
vintage Broadway muacal or 
reviv^ but it should provide 
enjoyable entertainment for 
New York's summer tourists 
in a season when we must 
remember to give thanks for 
any enjoyment at alL 

Jessica Tandy and Home Cronyn bringing tee tnstre of a cherished family heirloom 
to Sir Peter Hall's production of Brian Clark's T^^thUm 

Harrison Birtwistle’s The Mask of Orpheus, ten years in the making, receives 
its world premiere at the Coliseum next week: Fiona Maddocks reports 

Fantastic invention of elaborate riddles 


Mardn Cropper 



^ The main theme of this year's 
Edinburgh Festival is a cele- 
bration of "The Enli^t- 
enment", tbe Scottish mani- 
festation of the eighteenth 
century uteich ttiread new 
thinking throughout Europe 
on tee arts, philosophy, eco- 
nomics, law, lel^OQ and tee 

The festival also includes 
tee first World Theatre Season 
in Britain since in 1975. 
will bring together companies 
from the United Siat^ West 
Germany, South Afiica, Po- 
land, Japan. France, Spain, 
Sweden and China as well as 
Britain. In concerts and opera 
k tee festival lays emphasis on 
I the work of Tchaikovsky and 

"It's not an opm and if s not theatre 
but it'sgot mnaC”, remarks Harrison 
Birtwistle, attempting to define his 
most amUtious work to date. The 
Mask qf Orpheus, which receives its 
world premiCre at the Coliseum next 
Wednesday more than a after 
the first note was wrraeiL "It started 
life as FausT, he continues, “bat 
Orpheus seemed a better suigect far 
muse. Ifs still basically tbe same 
piece, though.*’ 

With this set of clues, our conversa- 
tion fiM* a moment seems likely to 
turn into an elaboiate riddle, an 
interview form which Birtwisde, 
notoriously sby of publicity, hte 
made his own. unexpectedly, 
he warms to his thcrat "1 needed a 
subject to ex|xes5 a theattical idea. By 
choosing a myte everyone wotdd 
know, 1 could shape it in any way 
without destroying its identity", be 
says. “So tee story is tedd several 
times hi different ways. Ifs fhll of 
episodes, Ute a Beaito scrip-cartoon, 
gcang back and forte .in tim^ in what 
I simuttaneoas oontiasL No 
opera has ever done that before." 

So taxing, indeed, is the undertak- 
ing for any opera house teat Orpheus 
tes endured a much I 0097 period of 
gestanion than dteer BhtwisUe, or his 
librettist Peter SnovieflT, anticipated. 
Commissioned in 1970 by I^ler Han 
for Covent Garden, tbe work was 
then tossed between Glyndebourne 
and tee English Natioinal Opera, 
where it final^ found harbour thanks 
to Lord Haiewood. It was the opera 
houses, therefore, teat caused Bir^- 
wislie's delay in finittung tbe piece: "I 
couldn’t waste time on a work that 
might never be performed", he sm 
belying- his usual reputation for 
prodigious patience. "Thafi what I 
learnt in my years writif% muse for 
tee National Theatre. You do wbaf s 
needed now." 

He returned to tee halAfinished 
score five years ago, comfdet^ Act 
HI and making tee electronic sound 
tape, an int^ral elemteit with tee 
hdp of Barry Anderson at IRCAM in 
I^s. Meanwbik, lus muak for tee 
Nsteonai’s Orestaa bad enaUed him 
to explore his interest bote in Gredt 
myth and in the relationship between 
music and speedi, foUowii^ through 
his ideas in Orjdiats. His six years m 
charge of muric at tee National also 
lauqtet him about theatre. 

by tbe time 1 returned to 
Orjdieus Fd lost my theatrical 
innocence", be says. "PuHdi^ im tee 
work again was like entering a 
pyramid and looking at papyrus. 
What could it pebbly mean? Uke aO 
good arefaaeologists, what 1 couldn't 
undeidand 1 made up. Ouoe Fd 
welded tee past to the present it was 

The music for Orf^reus, spacing 
as it does the peak of ffiriwistie’s 
creative powers, uses the blocks and 
tm-eis of sound which have become 
his ballm^ from The Triumph of 
Time (1971) to his recent orchestral 
tour ae- fiuoe. Earth Dances. So 
complex are these layers in Orpheus 
that two conductors — next week 
Wgflr Hnwarte and Paul Daniel— wffl 
share tee w^ between them. 

Harrisen Jffirlwistte with Joodyn Herberts eiut embleBigtic mask: 
phoCogrqte by Zofr Don&c 

Oqdieus presents an additional 
new daOenge bote to opera houses 
and to singm in amjdiMxig electroni- 
cally every 'member of the cast and 
orchestra, requiring six sound engi- 
oeers and absorbing at a siroke 
almost half tbe p^uction's £70.(XX) 
budget For the singers, this is likely 
to prove a bigger tmnical difficulty 
tean the music hself — much tn 
which, says Elgar Howarte, is "lyrical 
and camabUe m the key of G". Even 
Birtmstle, hearing a few bars sung for 
tee fiiA time in rehearsal last week, 
admitted being surprised at how 

"sexy" it sounded. Ooly Marie Angel, 
as tee Grade of tee Dead, has a 
oonsisientiy jagged and violent vocal 
part as tee role demands. 

The orchestra win have more 
prominence than most operas allow. 
"Scaicdy an accompaniomfo pan", 
obserres Howarte. Birtwistle has 
invented two instruments for tee 
occasion, as befits a work concerned 
with the birth of music. The first, a 
Noh harp, pla)^ tee opening notes of 
the score. The second, best described 
as a box with a spring stretched across 
and a horn sticking out of tbe top, bad 

no name until our conversation. 
"Call it a ratchet horn", decn^ 
Birtwistle, scribbling tee words be- 
neath a hasty sketch of the 

More rignificant tean either of 
these, teou^, is the colossal eiection- 
ic instnunent Birtwistle and Barry 
Anderson have foiged to represent 
the voice of Apolla This will interact 
with tee army of win^ brass, harps,' 
guitars and percussion — though no 
strings — of the orchestia, or be heard 
alone in set-pieces called "passing 
clouds". These Birtwistle likens to 
freeze-fiaraes, halting the action 
abruptly as they do. Indeed the 
bngtiage of film, of flashbacks and 
lime-shifts, helps describe tee non- 
operatic techniques used in Orpheus. 
Birtwistle is adamant however, teat 
this is a piece for live theatre. "It's 
real steam-theatrcL It’s about illusion. 
Id a film, there's no mystery. You 
know someone’s just pressed the 

Surely, though, this many-feceted 
narrative, in which each character 
appears in triplicate, might perplex 
those operagoeis accustomed to a plot 
which starts with the overture and 
ends with a rollicking finale? How 
will they cope with seeing Orpheus 
die not only by suicide but also by 
thunderbolt, being gjven lania^ 
treatment by angry women 
apotheozed into the sun? "Don't 
know, ask ibem", says Birtwistle. 
"They'D certainly never have seen 
anytlung like it before But then it's 
not Verdi" 

David Freeman, abo produced 
Birtwistle’s Punch and Judy for Opera 
Factory, promises simple scenic de- 
vices, such as rope-Iaddm for HelL to 
offeet tee high s^lization of the piece, 
underlined by Jocelyn Herbert's em- 
blematically colour^ masks. Judging 
by a glimpse in rehearsal of PbDip 
L^gridge and Jean Rigby, resplen- 
dent in orange and blue ma^ as 
Orpheus and Euridice, tee results 
should be imposing or perhaps — 
since each appears in triplicate -* 
tr^ly impost 

Birtwiwe is now embaridng on a 
new opera for Covent Garden, based 
on Sir Gawain and the Greene Krtight, 
an altogether modest affeir in com- 
p^soD, he says. As tbe long-overdue 
birth of The Mask of Or^eus draws 
closer, be holds his Irath. How close 
can a traditional opm house come to 
realizing bis intentions? Only next 
week uml fell 

Meanwhile, this extraordinary 
amalgam of mime, puppets, dance 
and song, already being hailed by 
many as the musical and theatrical 
event of the decade, caters for eve^ 
whim. The only iitgredient missing in 
Birtwistle's Undnwrid would ap- 
pear to be gods dancing can-cans. 

• There will be a series of extra 
events to show The MtKk of Orpheus 
in the context of Birtwistle’s work, 
including workshops, open rehearsals 
and talxk Next Wednesday at tee 
British Museum a Study Day will be 
held to examine the Orphic tradition 
and hs role in tee development of 
opera. Full details fitrm ENO. 


Subtle percussion 

Eden and Tamir/ 
Wigmore Hall 

Perhaps tee most remarkable 
thing about the ^ng and by 
any standards briUi^t percus- 
sionist Evelyn Glennie (more 
proof, incidentally, that prac- 
tical training in this country 
can police its fair share of 
stars) is that her playing seems 
so innate. Here she was pert of 
a formidable team, tee pia- 
nists Bracba Eden a^ Alexan- 
der Tamir and tbe percus- 
sionist Nigel Thomas, in 
Bartok's Sonata for two pi- 
anos and percussion. Arid, 
although one should not treat 
this or any other piece of 
music as a oomp^tion be- 
tween participants,' it really 
did seem that she was the 
most imperturbable of teem 

Each stroke she made was 
perfectly placed and weighted, 
whether in isolation or as part 
of tee continuous pattern, 
while tee control which the 
ensemble as a whole exercised 
made the impetus of tee outer 
movements the more effec* 
live. Eden and Tamir provi^ 
ed tbe vital eluent of 
rawness, and tbe central 
movement had a delicious 
mixture of nocturnal misti- 
ness and poise, with Thomas 
contributing sensitively toa 

The aspiring solo percus- 
sionist's chief hazard is, of 
course, the lack of v^ much 
solo perc^on music of any 
real quality, save for a few 
works of the kind whose 
adventurousness is likely to 
affect audience figures ad- 
versely. Glennie ^ed this 
oddly-balanced recital with 
two woiks teal, while they 
dispia:^ admii^ly her as- 
tonish^ curabilities, did 
very little else. 

TTje American percussion- 
ist/composer Neil Deponte's 
Concertino for marimba and 
piano (Philip Smite) had the 
advantage of brevity but tee 
disadvani^ of crass naivety, 
especially in the Latin Ameri- 
can flavoured dance with 
which it concluded. Toshiro 
Mayuzumi’s Concertino for 
xylophone and i»ano. on tee 
other band, was &r too long 
for its maierial (scarcely orien- 
tal l:^ the way) thou^ 
Glennie’s phrasing in tee slow 
movement and her sheer vir* 
luosity in tee finale were 
distra^ons enough. 

Eartier Eden and Tamir bad 
given a typically ebullient 
performance of Lutoslawski’s 
Paganim Variations, a work 
tb^ have made v^ much 
teeirown, as weU as infectious 
reading of Poulenc’s Sonata 
and Milhaud's Scaramoucke 
— trifles perhaps, but hugely 
enjoyable ones oeverteeless. 

Stephen Pettitt 

Theatre in Britain 

Looking for the 

Sherman, Cardiff 

The seven-year reira of tee 
colonels was one of modem 
Greece's most disgraceful epi- 
sodes. infecting every corner 
of public life and uniting aU 
tee pockets of everyday vile- 
ness under tbe banner of 

Dick Edwards has set his 
new play outside a shabby 
hotel on an unnamed 
island in the summer of 1969, 
a time of vague paranoia and 
definite curfews. In tee courae 
of a grossly flabby first act we 
meet tee bigoted hotelier, his 
more sympathetic wife and a 
bomilistic b^gar-woman who 
persists in playing tbe part of 

To tee parents returns their 
son, after three months' mili- 
tary training in Athens, with 
the news dm the isfend is to 
be used as a prison camp for 
Communists; the same boat 
also delivers the first tourists 
to be seen ^1 summer, a 
middle-aged Welsh p^. Some 
slight comic mileage is wrung 
from tee newcomers’ admira- 
tion of tee noble Grade lan- 
guage when tbe hotelier is in 

feet foully cursing the b^gar, 
but tee large theme of misper- 
ception implied in tee title is 
ill served by tbe inaccuracies 
of Roland Rees's stiff and 
unfocused production. 

The sweai^ here is noth- 
ing like as richly comprehen- 
sive and incantatory as it is in 
real Grade life, while tee 
players' "body language" is . 
general-purpose Mediterra- 
nean and not spedficaUy 
Greek: anyone who unUtink- 
ingly attempts to bridge tee 
culture-gap by giving a ^eeiy 
British teuml^up, as tire 
feke-woildly tourist does, wiU 
quickly leant the sign's local 

As to the meaning of tee 
play itself -* which, having 
staked out the pitch for ferce, 
warps into a sort of cartoon 
tra^dy one can only say 
that Mr Edwards has drawn 
his battle4mes with unfor^- 
abie crudeness. The three men 
are brutes and cowards, tee 
three women humane and 
sendtive, and the prison h^. 
adumbrated in the sound of 
the convicts* noctiual arrival 
is inexplicably forgotten. Pa- 
tricia Kane's enthusiastic por- 
trayal of tee good-hearied 
Welsh woman is a saving 

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I Julian Lennon 
I Albert Hall 

Ironic, is it noL that tee son of 
i the man who by his own 
account became more popular 
tean Jesus could aot nearly fill 
' the Albert Hall with his fol- 
lowers this week. 

This is not quite the un- 
' sportiiu remark it might 
! seem. The pious imentioD 10 
treat Julian Lennou feirty by 
reviewing his British d^but 
without referent to compari- 
sons with his illustrious feteer 
[was undercut by several fec- 
' tors, not the lea^ of which was 
bis recital, durii^ tee latter 
I pan of tee concert, of songs 
associated with tee late Jolm 

By using “Day Trii^", Tt 
Won't Be Long" and “Stand 
By Me" to ensure the closing 

ovation after a less tean 
rapturous reception for bis 
own songs, this young man 
makes hunselT appear more 
calculating than he probably 
15. But m a tightly pro- 
grammed and csefuUy re- 
hearsed show there were 
certainly few signs of the sort 
of ttx)ntaneity that used to be 
a hallmark of rock *n' roll in 
the years ^ (Before Video). 

Julias Lennon's son^ of 
which "Too Late for G<^- 
byes" arbd "Valotie" arc tee 
known, have the son of 
international catchioess that 
enaires t^m a welcome on 
tbe Jukebox. Unfortu- 
nate^ they are also quite 
extraordinarily bland, lacking 
any dlstinctioa other thw tbe 
signature of that fitmtliar nacal 

whine. What have not been 
carried in the genes are origi- 
nalhy, independex^ of otxi- 

look. or the gift for pungency. 

Nor is there much wit and 
charm on distday. He was 
often at a loss for an appropri- 
ate remark between songs, and 
his acceptance of bouquets 
from tbe audisore was face- 
less, as if tbe demors were 
inteiTuptiiig important busi- 
ness. The absolute confidence 
— ve^og on conceit — is 
sur^ inherited, teou^ and 
in his white cluster coat, black 
tights and boxii» boots be was 
tbe vmy mod« of an ambi- 
tious pop star, 1986-style. As 
be and his six-piece band ran 
through the standard reper- 
fenre of heavy-metal poses, 
there was never (he remotest 
feeling teat ten was being bad. 
And, un^ thou^ it may be 
to jioint it out, that is tee 

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Two killed in I Where Duchess sleeps in private peace at Frogmo^^ 

protest over 
Pretoria move 

From Michael Hornsby, Johannesbiirg 

At least two people were 
reported to have beat killed 
and many others injured -when 
violence erupted j^rday in 
the KwaNdebele tribal home* 
land some &Q miles north-east 
of Pretoria. 

The trouble seems to have 
started when police and sol- 
diers buried tcaig^ canisters 
into buses carrying people 
from a mass meeting called to 
protest against the intention of 
I^toria to declare Kwa- 
Ndebele an **iDdepe]idenr 

Last week President Botha 
and Mr Simon Skosana, 
KwaNdebde's chief minister, 
announced in a joint state- 
ment that the homeland 
would become independent 
on December 11, a move 
which could put in question 
its inhabitants* continued 
South African citizenship. 

In one of the incidents 
reported yesterday, a youth 
was run over and seriously 
injured when a bus went out of 
control after its driver had 
leapt out to escape teaigu 
fumes. The police are also said 
to have fired buckshot 

About 25,000 people assem- 
bled yesterday momi^ at the 
Imutt of a local duef near 

Siyabuswa, a duster of dusty 
administrative buildings that 
passes for the homeland's 
capital^ apparently unaware 
that permission for the meet- 
ing had been refused by the 
district magistrate. 

There was also trouble in 
KwaNdebele on Tuesday after 
the police, assisted tv tbe 
Army, used teaigas, rubber 
bullets and birdshot to di^ 
perse mourners at a funeral for 
a man alleged to have been 
murdeced Iv ^ Imbokotho, 
a vigilante groiro created last 
January by Mr Skosana. 

The authorities had ordered 
atteitdance at the funeral to be 

restricted to 50 &mly mem- 
b^ but thousands of peofde 

turned up. After the police 
action scores of youths ran 
amok, looniig and setting fire 
to shops owned by Kwa- 
Ndebele government minis- 
ters and Imbokotho members. 

The licensed thuggery of the 
Imbdrotho squads seems to 
have brought opposiUon to 
Mr Skosana's rule to a head, 
forging an unlikely alliance 
between youthful radicals op- 
posed to the whole homeland 
system and traditionally con- 
servative chie& 

FboCogwb, me 8 

Senators again duck 
vote on extradition 

Ftom Michael BinyoD, Washingtoa 

The Senate foreign relations 
committee again postponed a 
vote on the An^o-US Extradi- 
tion Treaty, as Mr Tom King, 
Secretary of State for North- 
ern Ireland, returned to Brit- 
ain yester^y after a hectic 
round of lobbying here and in 
New York. 

The controversial treaty, 
which has to be ratified by the 
Senate, was not on the ^nda 
yesterday because S^ior 
Richard Lu^, the committee 
chairman, ^ believed he did 
not have the votes to approve 

Britain has been pressing for 
swift ratification in the urake 
of foe Tokyo Summit dedara- 

tion on terrorism. On Tuesday 
Mr King saw three key Demo- 
cratic senators who oppose tbe 
Bill, S^tors Edward Kenne- 
dy, Christopher Dodd and 
Claiborne Pell all fiom New 
En^and slates with large Irish 

He said afterwards he had 
been **warmly** received. He 
urged them not to water down 
the language of the trotty. 

Yesterday Mr King had a 
series of interviews with the 
New York based media, so for 
lukewarm to Britain's plea for 
ur^Dt action on the treaty, 
which has been repeatedly | 
postponed since last August 

By Rolm Yoimg 

Yesterday was open day at Frogmore, the 
royal cemeC^ in Windw Hmne Park, and 
those who visited oonM view, firom a distence 
oi about 40 feet, the fresh asae ni the 
Duchess of Windsor, a siqm wr e a th of 
white lilies hid a little caiuesdy on the 
newly tnmed gronnd. 

Visitors are never adnrittpd m the private 
borial j^ronnd at FVogmoie, Imt could view 
die Dnohesa'a grave, marked w^ a woodmi 
cross, from one of the pathways. Eventually 
it wiU be covered widi a flat mrauMhl ^oae 
like that on her hnshand's grave in the 

While many of yest«day*s vhitOTS stopi^ 
to peer frw the pathway to the bnrial 
gromid wbm tbe Windsws lie, and a few 
di^hd hats, others pas^ 'by apparmidy 
ramware die significance of the fdot. 
Police stood goard by the graves to asme 
that no-one attempted to by-pass the ropes 
exdndii^ dw poblfo from the area. 

The gardens, and die mausoleura of Qoeen 
'Victoria at Frogmore, are open ^ain tofrom 
1 1 am to 7 pm, and will be open once more on 
May 21, from II am until 4 pm only. 

(I^togr^h: Jolian Heritert) 

Thatcher rebuffs Alfonsin signal 

By Nicholas AsihfiDid, D^hmatfeGarrmpondeiiit 


terday told^eftor Javier Phsz 
de Cuellar, die United Na- 
tions Secretary-General that 
Britain is not prqared to sUft 
its postion mi the sovereignty 
of the Falkland islands, d^ 
spite a g nah from Ajgentiiia 
that it wants to improve 
relations with London. 

Senor PCrcz de Cuellar, who 

fadd wideiaqdng talks with 
the Prime Mfini^ mid Sr 
Geoffrey Howe, the Fbidgn 
Secnetaiy, at 10 Downing 
Street and die Fon^ 
has recently returned finun a 
visit to Boenos Aires, where 
F^dent Alfonsin expressed 
his wish to end the fowryear 
Fall^ds fend. 

However, tlto Azgerminian 

leader made it char tlutt he IS 
TOOMire ptqiaiqi tgd^his 
insisteiioe en di sensdng the 
sovere^my is^ than ‘Mis 
Thatcher ts ready to accept 
that die qnestiflh should be on 
the agenda.of any futnre tallcL 
The Bdkiands qoestion 
domaimed- yesiet!day*s talb^B 
I jwdhy article^ page 19 
PhMBgnph, page 22 


Today^s events 

Royal engagements 
The Queen opeiu foe new 
Sixth Form Budding of tbe 
Royal Caledonian Schools, 
Busbey, Hem, 3. 

Princess Anne -vidts Sheffield; 
Fletcbera Bakeries, 10.45; and 
then opens the new Police 
Training Centre, Ecclesfield, 
11.25; later, as President, the 
Riding for foe Disabled Associ- 
aiion, sbe visits the Sheffield 
Group, Millview Riding School 
Fulwood, 2. 

Princess Margaret vials foe 
Netheriands to undertake 
engageinents m connection with 
the 400th anniversary of tbe 
Anglican Church in Toe Hague, 
departs RAF Noithoh, 1.50. 

The Duchess of Giouoester, 
aneiids a concert at Hampton 
Court Palace, 7.30. 

Tbe Duchess of Kent attends 
a concen of Chamber Music ax 
Sotb^'s. Bond St. Wl, &05. 

Prince Midiael of Kent at- 
tends the armnal dinner of the 
Institute of the Motor Indiistiy, 
Chesford Grange Hotel Keml- 
wortb, 7 JO. 

Exhibitioiis in progress 

Rom Head to Toe: Costume 
Accessories from 1800 to 1940; 
WalsaO Museum and Art Gal- 
lery, Lkbfield Street; Mon to Fri 
IO106. Sat lOio 4.45 (endsJune 
21). . 

Batiks by Margaret Bacon; 
Alpha Gallery, Burton Cottage 
Farm, Higher Burton, East 
COher.NrYeoviUWedtoSat 10 
to 1 and 2 to 4 (ends May 17). 

Woilcs by Lin Hai Ming; 
Aberdeen Art Gallery, 
SeboolhiU; Mon to Sal 10 to 5, 
Thurs 10 to 7, Sun 2 to S (ends 
May 31). 

The Times Crossword Pnzzle No 17,046 


1 Pan of London revealing 
natural beauty (10). 

6 1 lake repeat order for wad- 
ers (4). 

pasture oom- 
1 oy Sir Walter 

9 Present yourself in Paris for 
get-together (lO). 

10 A catch to delight (4). 

12 Heib never used before (4). 

13 Smashed window, say, in 
Scottish university election 

15 Capital fellow, extremely 
sio^minded (8). 

16 I bear Dai Jones keeps 
daughter inside (6). 

18 Afraid Civil Seivice backed 
a Communist (6). 

20 How much time one may 
expect if i^nes crash (4-4). 

33 Richard finally left alone to 
fish (5,4). 

24 Literary heroine of Stoke- 
on-Trent constituents (4). 

26 Pan of another Melanesian 
itiand (4). 

27 Old board used as card-table 

28 Half the capital has been 
losL What a nuisance! (4). 

29 Mr Grimes's appropriate 
gamble (10). 


1 Dog left to play with stones 
on foe ice (4). 

2 Being upset no one’s in foe 
big house (7). 

3 Politically motivated solic- 
itors (1 2][ 

4 Kther over 
inaliy booked 

5 Article found in food vessel 

( 6 ). 

7 Artist has to exist on a cou- 
ple of pounds in Italy at first 

8 Charmed after a while by 

11 Faces sanctions? (12). 

14 Exclusive establishmemi 
open only to Unionistsl 

17 No tridcs intended about; 
sealing in stalb (8). 

19 Draws attention to commer-l 
rials (7). 

21 Rrst woman to criticizel 
• war-time legislation? (7). 

22 Start to go downhill like! 
George (61 

25 A voy small amount of| 

string (4). 

Sointion to Puzzle No 17,045 

Concise crosswoed page 13 

Riding to the Borden Early 
printed maps of North-east 
England; York Ctiy An Gallery. 
Exhibition Square; Mon to Sat 
IOtoS,Sun 2.30 to 5 (ends June 
8 ). 

Work Iqr Victor Buipn; 
Ketde's Yard Gallery, C:hstle St.' 
Gunbri^TuestoSat l2J0to 
5 JO, Sun 2 to SJO, Thurs 2 to 7. 
(ends May 18). 

Watorotriours by Ken Messer 
The Borfoid GaUery, Classka 
House, High St, Bmfcard. Oxon; 
10 to 6 daily (ends ftfoy 24) 

India Kbanna and W illiam 
Brown: Two West Country Art- 
ists; Plymouth Arts Centre, 38 
Looe St; Mon 10 to ^ Tues to 
Sat ] 0 to 8, Sun 5 to 8 (ends June 

Last chanra to see 

Paintings, etchings, 
watercolours and recent 
monopiints by Elisabeth J 
Lyness; Reader Gallery, 70 
Hijfo St. Aldebnigh, Suffolk, 
10.30 to 4J0. 


Recnal by Patrician Rozario 
(soprano) and Mark Troop (pi- 
ano), 12AS; Concert by the 
Liiidw Striim (Ouanet; Cru- 
cible 'nteatre Studk), Sheffield, 

Recital by Murica Donum 
Del St Helena’s Cfauidi, West 
Leake, Notts. 7.15. 

Piano recital by Kathryn 
Stott; St George’s, Brandon HiU, 
Bristol t. 

Oi|^ recital by Shnon Pres- 
ton; Guildford Cathedral 8. 

Organ recital by Francis Jack- 
son, 12.45; Concm by Jacques 
Loussier and his 'Ptoy Back* 
Trio, 8; Chelmsford Cathedral 

Talks, lectures and fiimc 

Kentish towns in the 17th 
century, by C W Chalklin; Sixth 
Form Centre, King's Sdio^ 
Rodiester, 8. 

Christianity and Mass 
Conununicatioo, by Colin Mor- 
ris; Zion United R^rmed 
Church, George St, Wak^BehL 

Books — paperba^ 

Tho Uteraiy Edtor's selection of interesting books pifoidied ttss week 

Blade Marina, by Emma Tennait (Faber. £2.95) 

Hotel De Dream, by Emma Tennant (Fid)er, £3^ 

SmaMKine Daceased, by Michael Gtoert (Dent. £3.99 

The Drovm’s Wife and Olhar Stories, Murray B^^aber, £3.95) 


Brecht hi Context, by John WiRett (Methuen, £7.95) 

Modem Greece. A short Kstory. by CM. Woodhouse (Faber. E3J 
Pietoras from toe Wator Trade, by John David Money i 

The Orighis of Totaltai ia ntsni. by Hannah Arenctt (Anch6 Deufoch. £6 
GraM 18, Tlw tomp Ravolution. Jaines Fbfiton to die Philippines (Penguin, 


Thoosn Horn, by Richard Marius (Fbuit, £7.9S) 


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only as svpfted by BarcM 8aik PLC. 
Dtnarent raws apply to travellers’ 
cheques aid attia tore ig n currency 

Ratoi Price tatfae3B1£ 

temte.The HTnetex closed down 21.2 
a 13200 

Parliament today 

Commons (2J0): Wages Bill 
)f remainir 

The Midlands: Ml: Closed in 
both directions between junc- 
tion 15and 16;diversk)D viatfae 
A508 and A4S; allow extra time 
for journey. MS: Roadworks 
between junction 4 (A38 
Brommiove) and junction 
(A38 Droitwieh); one lane N, 
two southbound. M6: Road- 
works continue between junc- 
tion IS and 16 near Stoke on 

Wales and the West: M4 
(Severn Bridge): Various lane 
restrictions between junction 21 
and 22; avoid if possible. MS: 
Various lane closures on the 
northbound carriageway at 
junction 25 (A38 Bri 

The North: M6: ' 
repairs between junction 31 
32: contraflow. M61 (Blacow 
Bridge): Construction of new 
motorway link - on M6I at 
Walton Summit: left band lane 
dosures on both N and south- 
bound carriageways. A49: Work 
in comiection with construction 
of Tarporfdy bypass, N and S of 

Scodand: A9: Intenninent 
single line traffic with tem- 

condusion of remaining stages. 

porary lights at_Fresw^ Gto of 
' ■ ■ de fine 

Lords (^: Airports Bill 
s, fust day. 


Edinbni^ A701: Sin^ 
traffic vnth temporary li^ts on 
Edinburg Road at Stiaiton. 



A depresskm to flu £ of 
Scotfruid win move away 
E. Fordier low pressure 
NW oTSooftlaiid move 

E with an associated 
trough swioj^gg SE into 
W areas during the day. 

feim Ijg niMnight 

lendon, SE England, East An- 
glia: Sunny periods, 
isobtsd showers later: wind ' 
to moderate ; max temp 16C ' 

(tonttal & E, cenliM I 
Enipaiid. MhtanCk Chanoal Is- 
iaiids, Boidan: Sumy periods, 
occas i onal sh owaradewlQptog lo- 
cMy proton^ aridheavy: wind W - 
~ iht to mooerats: max tomp ISC 

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En ^ md, 8 Wales; Sumy 
totorvats, .scattered showers; wtod 
W moderate tokBSh; max tsnq) 1 4C 
(57F). . 

N WMeu NW Eb^Undti Lako 
DMrtet, Mo of Man, SW, NW 
Scottand Glasgosii Cenkal 1^^ 
■mdi, AfOA Noitoofn I re lanto 
Sunny totorvds, occasionaf Wiow- 
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vrfnd W to NW mod erate to fresh; 
max temp14C 

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Fox Talbot: Father of modem 
photography, by Roben 
Lassam; The Counal Chamber. 
Civic Centre. Reading, 7J0. 

Peace tbfoi^ diotogue: Gov- 
ernment without consent, by 
Conor Cruise O'Brien; St 

Thomas tbe Martyr University 
The naymarket. 


Nemstle noon Tyne, 7.30. 

Can vrildlife pay its way in 
A&ica. by Dr S K Htxni^mm; 
Lecture Theatre 2, Medical Sci- 
ences Building, Ldestm Univer- 
sity. 5.15. 

Devon County Show: Devon 
County Shovwound, Ex- 
hibition Way, Wnipton. Exeter 
today, tomwTow and Sat 8.4S to 
7.45 (ends 171 
West of En^and Antiques] 
Fair, Assembly Rooms. Bmh:| 
today and tomorrow, 11 to 7, 
Sat 1 1 to 5 (ends May 1 7). 


' Births: Conitt Eloneiis von 
Mettemicfa, diplomai CoUmiz, 
Germany, 1773; Pinre Corie. 
physisi Nobel Laureate. \9G3. 
Paris 1859; Artfanr Sehnitzler, 
dramatist. Vienna, 1862. 

Deaths: Rich^ Wilson, 
landscape painter. Llanberis. 
1 782; Edmond Kean, actor, Lon- 
don, 1 833: EmOy DiAiiison. 
poet. Amherst, Massachusetts, 
1886; PhOb. ViscotiBt Snowdmi. 
Chancellor of the Exdrequer 
1924, 1929-31. rilfoitl 

TUiMs PorUotto Gold rales are as 

1 *niiis ParUieilo Is A«e. Pmiiase 
or Tbe Times is oet a oondlUon of 
laklhg part. 

e Times PoROHe- Ust eetnpnscs a, 
group of pudic companies whose 
diares are listed on the Stock 
Bediange and quoted In The Times 
Stock E M e han p e . prices, pa^ TTW 

_ . Is divided 

Into four nndomly dW rib tii ed groups 
of 11 stales. Even* RortfUio card 

_1t IT lOr any reason The Times 
Prices ta nol published In the 

nennal way Times Portfolio wu be 
suspended for mat day. 

companies comprtsbis that 
dHuioe from day to dw. 
twhin Is numbered t -44) 

.. Evey Portfolio 

contains two nnmbcrs from each 

group and each card 
mitqw* set of nu mb ers. 

ronhUns a 

Haw la tew — Dtey iXvidBad 
On each day your unique set or eigm 
numbers vW represent commerc ia l 
aifo industrial sbaius oubOshed In The 
Times Portfolio list which woi a p pear 
on tbe Siodc Exebanoe Prlcos page. 

In the columns prenrUed next to 
your snares note me price C hte toe l+ 
or -I. in pence, as putiUstied In Itial 
day's Times, 

After Usupg the mice tft an g e e or 

3 Tima portMUe ‘dMdend’ wui be 
be fioiire m pence wMOi repfos ems 

your ate» shares for that dw. add im 

“ ■ ilM s' •- 

an etgril mare changes lo give you 
overall total teus or minus or • 

the flmire In pence wMch reafos en t s 
the owimum movaneni in prices iLe. 

me latvBi increase or lowest mbi of a 
comMaaUlOfi or etgtal <two Irara each 
taiMhmIy dMrfoutMgnnp wlUiln the 
44 shares) or the 44 shares wtrich on 
comprise The -nnw 

Cheekjw ovmu total asaum The 
Timm pptmio dividend Mmitsneo on 

4 The datiy dlvtdead wn be 
announced each day and the weeUv 
dhKHsMi wu be__aimoiBiced cact^ 

me Stock CNriiange foiccs pa^ 

II yew eycraB tatal ma tcheo The 
Tlmis Iforlfallo dtvMatd you have 
won outrlgM or a share of the total 
prtw money stated for mat day and 
miBi aaim your prim as iMtnKied 

Saturday In The Tunes. 

5 Times PentMla nst and detafls of 

offices of The Times. 

6 If me overaD price movaneni of 
more thw ope raraMnauon or shares 

PompifoTSer^ record your daUy 

eoiois the dividend, tbe nrtsie'wlii be 
the ctabnanta 


equailv dlvldea among 

holding those comMnalions of teiarca. 

If yoar toUU matched the HbUShed 
Uy .dividend flgure you AavewM 

Cfufow worashareof theory rnoneu 
siaiM for that .week, anomust teun 

7 AD CMtms are sUMect to scrutiny 
before tAvmojL AnyTimes Portfolio 

c ard thte js defa ced, tampered wUh or 
InconecUv printed in any way wUI be 
declared voM. 

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unoriniJtoMip Limited iproduecrs 

and .dWUnwow of the card) or 

me m ber s or their Mimediaie fanmes 
«V -iwt allowed to play Ttraee 

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How to 

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Hese Ryles.^M! Instnioim on%w 
Claim'’ urttother 

.... . in The Thnes or In 'linieB 
'olle CMS Wfli .be d eem ed to be 

Bart of these Rides. 'Tiie' Editor 
reserves tbe right to amend Uie Rides. any dbwfe Th e Ed tWr-s 
qecwuu ■ fhuf arto iw obneeboi- 
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You itnst have you cod with you 
wbon you tetopnone. 

If you are unoWe -to toteatioiie 
SMneoTC elsecan riaim on yowDaiw 
bM tttw total have yotB- cant and caa 
Ttw Times Ponfouo ciaiins' line 
helween the stipulated tunes. 

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French coach ban 

Coach groups of more than IS 
diildren aged under 16 wiD be 
banned on all FireiuHi roads 
between 10 am on Friday, 
August I and 12 ootei on 
Saturday, Augun Z 

The \aa ^nies to any vehicle 
reserved-, pnndpally Ibr the 
transport of duktren. Normal 
sche^led and shuttle coadi 
services oh' which cbiidrcQ ae 
irayelling as passengm with 
their parents will not be affocted 
by the ban. 

Any coach operator lotending . 
canyiiK mups where there are 
more mildren than adults is 
advised to contact the French 
authorities through foe Depart- 
ment ofTranspon. 2 Marsham 
Si Undon. SWIP 3EB. Td : 01- 
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setback . 

I^etax pFof^ of Henderson 
Group, the garage door and 
security inoduds manufiutiir- ' 
er.^i91-TOn] £&.61 million to 
£5.52 million in the year to 
M^rch 1. -But the divid e d 
bas'been increased from 6b to 
7p, V ^ 

In addition to a four-weelc 
sbike; whidi doa the compa- 
ny £!50,00(X two reports i/y 
outside '..consuhanls cost a 
total 'of £150,000 ex- 
change. rate movements re- 
duced jjr^ts by £300,000. In 
all^ special ^ors cost £1 
million. ' 

Turnover rose from £66.1 
miHion to £^.5 million, 
helped tp* a good maiden 
contribution from Abru. 

NatWest shakes market 
with £71 4m rights issue 

By Richard Lander 
Nadmia] Westminster Bank 
yesterday laundied the biggest 
rights issue seen on the Lon- 

its diareholcters for £714 mil- 
lion to fund ‘ intenoatiottal 
expansion. The bank wants to 
reduce profits dependence on 
its British banking operations. 

The deep-discount issue, 
NatWest's second in less titan 
two years, is beii^ made on a 
onow^me basis at 200p, 
obviatu^ the need for under- 
' writing which would have cost 
the bank b e twe e n £15 millioa 
and £18 mfllion. 

The issoe means NatWest 
raised more than £2.6 
billion in new capital of 
various fbims over the p^ 
three years and imiuoves its 
key free capital ratio from 6.05 
to 7.14 per cent, close to the 
average of the three oAer 
main clearing banks. 

At the same time, NatWest 
has forecast' an interim dM- 
dend of 6.79p, a 10 per cent 
increase on last year's pay^ 
ment after adjustment for the 

The sheer sitt of yesterday's 
issue UMric a heavy on the 
stock maiket, which has now 
been asked for more than £ 1 .5 

Lo.rd Boardman: ''ecoiioiiiy 
and sbareboldms will gain 

billion in ri^ifs money over 
the past month. The FT 30- 
share index dron^ 21.2 
points 10 1320.0, wiping'more 
than £3.6 bilJion off equity 
inices, acenirfing to Z3aia- 
stream. Shares inriatWest 
85p to 770p while other 
leading banks shed up to 35p. 

Lord Boaiidiiiaii, NatWest's 
diairman, said of the rights 
issue: **We are one of the 
world'sJeadiDgand most 
itaUe banks—Bodi our nation- 
al economy and our 
diare^lders* mterests will, in 
my opinicm, gain fixim this 
addition to our capital 


NatWest...^....^.,- 714May 86 

BP....- .-623 Jnn 81 

Haura Thist*— .519 Jm 85 
Bardsa^— 507 Mar 85 
Samdu&Saatdii-406 Apr 86 

Prodenrial 3S7May 86 

NatWest 236 Jo] 84 

Brcrhitmi 197 Jon 83 

RTZ 192 Jan 83 

Trafalgar Hoase- 175 Feb 85 

Haasoa issue comprised £370 
nniiea ia orffiBary shares and 
■ reiaaiader is prefereace shares. 

Mr Charies Green, general 
rnanagpr of the bank’s frmio- 
dal contnri divisicni, said 
NatWest's tc^ priority was to 
expand its la^ of services in 
the United States into areas 
such as moitgage banking and 
commercial fimndng . 

This might be done through 
acquisitions or the expansion 
of the bank's established t»se 
in New York. He stressed 
there was no acquisition “hit 
list" and any purchase result- 
ing from the ri^ts issue might 
be a year or two away. 

“We have a stial^ for the 
development of our interna- 
tional business, but it's quite a 

lo^tenn strat^,** he aid. 

The bank's other expansion 
priorities after America are 
continental Europe and the 
Far EasL Despite the strength 
of Standard Chartered in the 
Orient, Mr Green said 
NatWest would not be at- 
tempting to outbid Lloyds. 

“We have t^uen a serious 
look at Standard on two or 
three occasions in recent 
years, but it didn't fit in with 
our iuternational plans,** Mr 
Green said. 

To underline the bank's 
desire to increase its interna- 
tional perspective it is seeking 
to list its shares on the New 
York and Tokyo stock 

Looking finther ahead, Mr 
Green said NatWest also 
wants to move into the Ameri- 
can investment banking are- 
na, something it is unable to 
do at present because of the 
Glass-Steagall Act which s^- 
tates commercial and invest- 
ment banking operations. 

The bank is still awaiting a 
response from the Federal 
Reserve Board for permi^on 
to set up an international 
securities brcrirerage firm in 
New York but is hopeful of a 
positive answer. 

Insurance lift ^Partners’ 

Two o>mposite insurers. 
Commercial Union Assurance 
and General Accident Fire 
and Ufe, have aimounoed 
improved results for the thrw 
months to March 31. Com- 
mercial Union recorded a 
profit of£12.4 million against 
a loss of £17.5 minion, and 
General Accident a prdfh of 
£5.1 million against a loss of 
£18.6 million. 

Tompos, page 27 

Barker offer 

J Henry Schroder Wa^ is , 
briogjng Charles Bariser to' 
fnaiiet by way of an ofi^ for 
sale of 5.02 million shares, or 
25 per cent of the company. 
Hie offer price of 1 50p i^ues 
Barker at £30.2 
million. Tempus, 27 

Profits climb 

Land Securities' pretax 

f rofils for the >'ear. to. March 
1 rose £1 73 million to £1 1 2.9 
million. The fio^ <fi>idend' is 
6.9p, making 9.8p. compared 
wiih8.ISp. Tanpus;p^27 

No referrals 

Mr Paul Channon, Secre- 
tary of Slate for Trade and 
Industry, has decided not to 
refer to the Monopolies and 
Mergers Commission the {ko- 
posed acquisition by WarcSe 
Slor^ of RFD Group and the 
acquisition by Mercury Inter- 
national group of a 50 per cent 
Slake in Poller Partners. 

Stake raised 

Hawley Group has acquired 
through a subsidiary a further 
31.17 miiiion shares in Pritch- 
ard Services at 1 1 8p, brining 
its holding to 32.39 mfliion 
shares, or about 28 per cent 

Thames soars 

Thames Television pre-tax 
profits soared 67.2 per cent to 
£14.62 million in the year lo 
March 31, due mainiy to a re- 
turn to profitability ofUK 
eraiions. Previous year profit 
was 75 million. 

Inventories up 

United Slates business in- 
ventories rose by 0.4 per cent 
in March after being un- 
changed in February. 

Airship stake 

Wesiinghouse Electric Cor- 
poration is — subject to final 
board apiMXival — taking a 
stake ofabout 3 percent and a 
seal on the board of Airship 
Industries, which it is 
partnering in a bid to capture a 
United S^ies Navy contract. 


to dealers 

(AP-Dow Jones) — Mercan- 
tile House Holdings con- 
firmed yesterday that it had 
ofiered to let primary dealers 
in the US govenunent bond 
market become partners in 
Fundamental Brokers Inc. 
(FB^ the British financial 
services group's US govern- 
ment bond brokerage busi- 

A statement from Mercan- 
tile said h was offering “a 
partnership between FBI and 
the primaiy dealers which will 
resiilt in the primary dealers 
I sharing equally with Mercan- 

It said the proposal should 
be of mutual benefit to the 
primary dealers, Meicaniile, 
FBI, and the \riiole maitet 

Mercantile would be the 
general partner, laving day- 
to-day and strategic control 
over FBI, It would contribute 
the existi^ assets and busi- 
ness of Iw. The primary 
dealers would become UmiTed 
partners for a nominal -sum 
and entitled to take 50 per cent 
of the profits. 

Oil price 
drop hits 

By Carol Ferguson ^ 

Ultramar, the oil and gas 
company, yesterday an- 
nounced poor first-quarter re- 
sults to March 31, 1986.' 
Pretax profit fell by 41 percent 
to £60.8 million b^use of the 
low oil price, higher financing 
costs and Averse currency 

Turnover was down 23 per 
cent to £629 million. Oil and 
gas production was main- 
tained at the 1985 level, while 
refinery runs in Quebec were 
substantially higher than in 
the first qumier of last year. 

The second quarter is usual- 
ly seasonally the worst, but the 
company is forecasting a weak 
second quarter for other 

Margins in Canada were 
under pressure in Ainil and 
the terming of May as the 
mdu^ refined its stocks of 
high-cost oil but was cai^t 
out on felling product prices in 
the maikel-place. 

In the current oil industry 
climate, the company has 
taken steps to reduce costs. 

Draft Stock Exchange rules 
fall short of SIB demands 

The Stock Exchantt wiD be 
circuJaiing new draft rules to 
all member firms in the next 
few days whidi will provide 
the fiamewmk for the rt<^ting 
practices and codes of condnct 
to apply after bi| bang. 

The rules, which were for- 
mally approved in the Stock 
Exchange Council meeting on 
Tuesday, will be smit out to 
member firms either 
tommorrow or on Monday, 
with firms given eight weeks 
in which to comment The 
Exchange is hopi^ that the 
rules will be finalized by the 
end of Avgust, in tune for the 
abolition of fixed commis- 
sions and the introduction of 
dual capacity heralded by big 
bang on October 27. ' 

draft rules cover deal- 
ings in the equity, gilt-edg^ 
and fixed-interest securities 
markets and encompass pro- 
visions governing the general 
condua of busing by Stock 
Exchange firms and their 

The exchange's conduct of 
business rules are likely to 

By Lawrence Lever 

spark off heated discussions 
between the Slodt Exchange 
and the Securities and Invest- 
ments Board (SIB), the intend- 
ed watchdog over investor 
protection, on the grounds 
that they do not go far enough 
in protodirig the public 

The SIB puUished its own 
draft conduct ofburioess rules 
in Fdmiaiy, sp^Jying in 
detail rules outlawing churn- 
ing — excessive dealing — and 
excessive rJharging^ and laying 
down piooecfnres for firms to 
ensure that these rules have 
been complied with. 

The Stock Exchange howev- 
er, whidi under the new 
legislation, will be obliged ro 
provide protection equivalem 
to that prescribed 1^ SIB, has 
<^lined to matfe any spedfic 
proviaoD for these matters. 
The draft rules therefore mere- 
ly reiterate the exchange's 
existing requirement that a 
membCT firm deal to its ' 
clienfs best advantage. 

The exchange’s rules also 
disagree with the SlB*s re- 

Steinberg lifts stake in 
Mercury International 


Mr Saul Steinberg, the Unit- 
ed States cmporate raider, has 
increased his sudte in Mercury 
International Group, the in- 
vestment bank fomiM around 
S G Warburg, to 9.9 per cent 

His move coincided with 
yesterday's announcement of 
the £483 million sale 1^ 
Charter Consolidated, the 
mining ^uipment group, of 
most of its holding in the new 
securities group. 

Mr Steinb^ agreed last 
year to limit his mterest in 
MIG to less than lOpercentof 
the voting shares. 

A spokesman for Reliance 
Group, his private company, 
confirmed that the agreebient 
was still in force and added 
that the purdiase of 350,000 
slmres through the placiite and 
a further 250,000 snares m the 
market bad been made with 
the full knowledge of 
Mercury's management 

Mr David S^oley, chair- 
man of MIG, said: “I under- 
stand he participated in the 
pladng to whhin the limit of 
self-restraint whidi is of 
our arrangement with him.'* 

He added: “Charter's stake 
had been placed quite widely 
and in firm hands." 

Charter's decision to sell all 
its ordinary shares and most 
of its convertiUe preference 
shares has reduce! its MIG 
holding on a fully-diluted 
basis mm 8.8 to 0.5 per cent 
Mr Francis Howard, finance 
director at Charter, said h was 
no longer tiie ctunpany's poli- 
cy to have sudi a laige passive 
investment and that the £15.1 
million fnofit arisii^ on the 
disposal would be used to 
finance new developments. 

MIG was created last 
month through the meran of 
the merchant bank, S G 
Warburg, the stockbrokers, 
Rowe & Pitman and Mullens 
and the stocloobbers, Akroyd 
& Smithcas. It is one of the 
leading conglomerates to be 
fornted in prep arat ion for big 

In 1984 Charter paid £17.5 
million for a 29.9 per cent 
stake in Rowe & fitman, and 
last month it subscribed an 
additional£l7.7 million when 
the merger was completed. 

i quirement for firms to obtain 
annual cliem t^reement let- 
ters, although the SIB is likely 
to back down on this, having 
received strong representa- 
tions that it should be 
i dropped. 

Nevertheless, the uneasy 
relationship between the SIB 
and the Stock Exchange is 
likely to be stradned by the 
exchange's rules. The ex- 
change resents the fact that it 
will be answerable to the SIB 
and that the SIB will have the 
power to amend its rules. 

It wiU. however, be able to 
introduce its new rules before 
(he SIB receives its i^Iatory 
powers under the Hnancial 
Services 6UL 

The provirions in the 
'exchange's rules regardug the 
publication of transactions in 
leading stocks are also likely to 
lead lo oppostion fitim intrad- 
ed market makers concerned 
'that the details of large trans- 
actions conducted above the 
prevailing market price 
should not be disclosed. 

Britoil rig 
claim may 
total £1 2m 

By Daild Young 
£ner^ Correspondent 

BritoU confirmed yesterday 
that compensation claims 
against Timalgar House overL 
foe late defiveiy of its high-* 
technology drilling rig, Oc^ 
Alliance, are mounting at foe 
rate of $60,000 a (fey and 
could total £12 million. The 
rig was to he handed over next 
Thursday, but is now unlikely 
to enter service until next 
spring, three years behind 

Britoil is hiring an Ameri- 
! can-owned rig for $60,000 a 
day as part of an exploration 
programme planned for foe 
Ocean Alliance. 

Hire costs will have to be 
met by Trafalgar House under 
foe terms of the contract, 
which was ren^tiated vfoen 
it took over the Scott Ufogow 
yard and Ocean Alliance con- 
tract from British 
Shipbuilders. » 

By mid 1 983 foe project was 
two ^sars behind schedule and 
Britoil cancelled foe contract 


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By Cliff Feltfaam 

The gncgffing game lo name 
the successor to Sir Owen 
Green, the £200,(HXHb-year 
architect of the BTR groqii, 
began in earnest yesterday 
after be gave shareholders a 
strong iadicatioa that be was 
preparing to hand over the 
reins as chief execntire after 
19 phenomenally sneeessfhl 

Sir Owen, who was celebrat- 
ing bis 6fet Inrdiday, has 
passed the executive retire- 
ment ^ but looks set (o stay 
on as ^ainnan fm* some years. 

The head of the £33 bOliOD 
indastrfel groap (once humbly 
known as the British Tyre and 
Robber Company), qxKling a 
Une rosette before a dedfeated 
sharehttiders' aponval meeting 
in Loudon, reassured his fol- 
lows that the soeeession 
pn^amiue was proceeding in 
an ‘'orderly, secure and evofe- 
tiauary maBner". 

But tills felled to suppress a 
boa of qwcufetion to pinpoint 

Sir Owen Green: A hard 

the person able to match foe 
achievemrots of Sir Ow^ 
who during his term M office 
hu tmmed an investment of 
£4,000 into £7501,000. 

Hot fiivonrites from within 

BTR indn& the two Enropean 

joint chief executives, Mr 
Hugh Inughland and Mr 
Lionel Stammers, and the 
bead of the United States 
operations, MrJohn Cahill. 
Mr Andrew Jackson, the Aus- 
tralian chieL was being tipped 
by one firm of nrokers 

Meanwhile, Sir Owen — 
whose last bfe deal inwdved 
the takeover of Dunlop — was 
takii^ a detached view of the 
cnrrmit mega-bid “We 

don't feri comi^led to join the 
mega-bid drens. Bigness for 
fatness sake has never fea- 
tured in onr strategic 

His plans inclnde a listing of 
BTR shares on the stock 
markets in Zurich, Geneva, 
Basle, Frankfort and Tokyo. 
Not foe US? ^ Not at foe 
momeifo It is nqMttsfre and 
requires a lot of defied 
ittfonnatioa,*' be said, renew- 
ing speenhdon tlmt a 
avrai^ acqoisitiott of some 
size may be made first in the 
US, pohaps as a swansoi^. 

Executive Editor Kenneth Fleet 

A French twist to 
the dollar puzzle 

The new era of managed, but floating 
currencies has reached a cnicial si^, 
as foreign exchange market partici- 
pants are only too well aware. The 
dollar continued to claw its way back 
from the precipice yesterday, rising to 
nearly 164 yen. 

But nob^y is sure wbether James 
Baker, the US Treasury Secretary, is 
ready to offer a helping hand or to 
shove it back down again. Certainly, 
comments yesterday by Malcolm 
Baldrige, the Commerce Secretary, 
playing down the inflationary con- 
sequences of the dollar's drop and 
claiming that its fall against the yen 
had not been excessive, su^sted that 
those who want a weaker dollar still 
have a strong voice in the White 

However, Mr Baker studiously 
refrained f^m nudging the dollar 
down further in his remarks to a 
Congressional committee on Tues- 

Coupled with publicly expressed 
concern from Fkul Volcker, the 
Federal Reserve Board chairman, 
about the spe^ of the dollar's fall, this 
could be interpreted as a change of 
heart. The problem is that however 
good the Group of Five was at co- 
ordinating its actual intervention in 
the markets, it is ver^ bad inde^'at 
putting together oral intervention. It 
is hard enou^ to get a consistent story 
out of Washington, let alone one that 
fits together with what everyone else is 

Thus, Satoshi Sumit^ Governor of 
the Bank of Japan, anxious to head off 
pressure for another cut in the 
Japanese discount rate, told a Tokyo 
audience yesterday that while the 
yen's rise had been a little fost, it 
would not substantially damage the 
economy. The Germans have been 
sitting tight, claiming they cannot cut 
interest rates while the mark remains 
near the bottom of its limits in the 
European Monetary System. 

But now the French have done their 
best to remove this roadblock to a 
further round of interest-rate cuts 
worldwide. In Paris yesterday, Societe 
Generale led a round of base rate cuts 
from 10.1 to 9.6 per cent So London's 
base rate optimists, who were pusbii^ 
money maritei rates down again 
yesteri^y, may have a point The 
French base rate reductions coincided 
with a provisional estimate from the 
Nations Statistics Institute that the 
rate of inflation dropped to 2.5 per 
cent last month, the lowest since the 
mid-Sixties. Britain's retail price fig- 
ures, out tomorrow, will show a rate 
somewhat above this, probably a little 
over 3 per cent, but still low enough to 
provide quite an argument for a base 
rate cut 

Woolworth in focus 

In the battle by Woolworth Holdings 
against the unwelcome bid by Mr 
Stanley Kalms' Dixons electricals 
chain much has been heard about the 
new Woolworth strategy, focused on 
six tidy key product areas. Today the 
20th store revamped under 
Woolworth's ‘'Operation Focus" 
opens in York. This could provide the 

most detailed insight so far into the 

A dozen stores have been operating 
with the new format since last 
autumn, and these are said to have 
improved gross margins by between 3 
and 5 per cent These increases are on 
top of the chain's overall gross margin 
improvements. Cash growth at the 
gross level has been as much as 39.5 
per cenL It will further be claimed that 
profits per square foot of selling space, 
which stood at £7.35 before any rental 
payments in the past full year, could 
go to about £20 by the end of 1 988 as 
the Woolworth strategy takes full 
effecL That would approach tiie 
‘ current performance of Boots. But it 
would be a long way behind that of 
Marks and Spencer or indeed that of 
Dixons. The Woolwonh defetus is 
that smaller types of stores, with all 
their offerings within a few yards of 
the front door, naturally achieve sales 
at a higher intensity throughout their 

The average customer spend, long a 
problem for Woolworth, im- 
proved in the new stores by 65 p^ 
cent, so the claim goes. The spend is 
now put at “well over £3.” 

A more recent example of bow the 
new Woolworth strate^ is faring has 
been the opening of the relaunched 
Northampton store at the beginning 
of this month. In the first week sales 
were up 46 per cent, even though a 
quarter of the ^lier turnover was 
wiped out by the withdrawal of lines 
like food and some adult clothing. 
Sales in the newly-focused depart- 
ments doubled. All this, it is claimed, 
without much help from beavywei^t 
promotion which has yet to take 

Woolworth plans to spend £43 
million this year and £50 million in 
each of the next two years in 
relaunching some 800 stores under 
Operation Focus. i 

One option under consideration in 
some locations is for satellite stores to 
be opened near an existing main 
Woolworth's. These satellites would 
concentrate on only one of the six 
focus sectors. This echoes not dissimi- 
lar plans already announced by Marks 
and Spencer for satellite outlets. 

Changeover in merchandising, 
concentrating on the six target areas, 
will be completed by next spring in 
200 relaunched bigger shopping- 
comparison stores in larger towns and 
cities and another 600 smaller stores. 

The six areas in focus in them will 
be Kids, now being described by Mr 
Mike Sommers, Woolworth's market- 
ing director, as a “fun Mothercare"; 
Gifts and Sweets; Entertainment, 
aiming for consumers over a wider age 
range including youi^ families; 
Kitchen Shop; Home and Garden; 
and Looks, including cosmetics. 

The Woolworth aim in these areas 
is to offer the best value and range on 
the high street. Yet with Kids it will be 
up against Marks and Spencer as well 
as Mothercare. And its profit taiget of 
£20 a square foot is a tou^ one: 
Woolworth does, after all, have rather 
more than 7 million square feet of 



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Surprise recovery at 
Commercial Union 

‘Commerrial Union Assur- 
ance has been about to tum 
up ipr so loiu that when h 
produces evidence of recov- 
as it did yesterday, few 
believe., that change is under- 
way. Though the company 
rqsorted a £30 mUlion swing 
» I in first-quarter pretax profits 
* to £12.4- million the shares 
feH 2p to 327p. - 
The results bore a remark- 
»le tesembiance to ih^ of 
General Accident Fire & Life, 
which also announced its ' 
results for the three months 
to March 31- At GA there 
was a £23.7 million swing to 
pretax profhs of £5.1 mU^n. 

Bott companies repotted 
big increases in premium 
rales^and CU is also benefit- 
ing nom last year^ cut ba^ 
10 America. Its US losses fell 
from £31.7 million to 
miUioo, but the US under- 
writing loss of £3S millirtn, 
down nom £66 millioa, stiU 
accounted for more than half 
the tola! underwritiiig deficit 
of £64 million, down from 
£100 million. 

ClTs Hie profits rose from 
£16.7 million to £18.0 million 
but investment income fell 
from £6S million to 

At GA the underwfituig 
loss fell from £77.7 million to 
£63.5 million. It says 
home motor accoust is siffl 
difficult and .so far this year it 
to increased rates by 8 per 
cent, but another hike looks 
likely. GA's small life busi- 
ness profits rose and its 
investment income increased 
from ' £57 inilliu! to 

' Both compames were hh 
^ the severe winter weather. 
CU said this cost it £12 
million, up from £9 million 
whereas GA said it cost £20 
million, whii^ was lit^ 

.CU cteisns that it has' no 
of a rights .issue but the 
fear of one is likdy to 
overhang the market for 
some time. On the other hand 
yesterday's results make it 
likely .that CU will increase 
this y^'s dividend to say 
1 5p,makittg the yield 6.6 per 
cent, against GA's prospro- 
live yield of 4. 1 per cent with 
the shares at 847p;. That 
premium could well narrow 
m coming months. 

Land Secnrities 

Year-end results to March 3! 
for Land Securities. — . Bri- 
tain's largest property rompar 
nyapd r^arded as the bari>r 
meter of the sector — .are 
broadly in line whh expecta- 
tions. lowing few surjHises. 

The ponfcriio, which is 
weighted towards Gty and 

West End offices, is valued at 
£2.54 billimi, a net increase of 
3:3 per cent, and the net asset 
value is up tv 4.7 per cent to 
420p per share. 

The compare has refur- 
bished one million sq ft of its 
Gty portfolio, virtually 
all the space let fKJeinwon 
Benson, the merchant bank, 
is likely to be tbe next tenant 
— for space at Fenchurch 
Street). This has been reflect- 
ed in rental income for the 
yev which shows net rents 
rising to £134 million from 
£1 14.9 milHon for the previ- 
ous year. 

But some property values 
outside the Gty and West 
End have been foiling, a 
factor reflected in dull revalu- 
ation figures. 

Land Securities' late move 
into the retail warehouse 
market should give it healthy 
returns in a sector where 
yields have been rising. It has 
£72 million in investments 
and devdopments, with po- 
tential to reach £100 mfllion. 

The company is looking for 
more development onmrtun- 
ities in the City West 
End, a policy which will hdp 
to dispel its rather dull image, 
it could bea contender forthe 
- City Corporation's Boys 
School site and was interested 
in the Post Office site at St 
Mardns-lfrrGraDd, now being 
developed by British and Jw 
anese interests. 

Land Securities does not 
want development partners, 
preferring to do fewer 
schemes where it retains afi 
profits. Grand Buildup in 
Trafoigar Square will be a 
larp prqject, but rdatively 
chap compared «nth new 
Gty schemes where Land 
Seouities has to buy the site, 
despite a loss of income dur- 
ing redevelopment 
The company has raised 
three tranches ofmone^ since 
last November, giving it £300 
milUtm of finance at fovour- 
able rates. It does not rule out 
foe possibility of returning 
for more, a situation which 
the market will accept hapi^ 
ly jn a company with conser- 
vative borrowings. 

It is trading at a 25 per cent 
discount to net asset value, 
unlike some of tbe foshion- 
able property trading compa- 
nies where i^emiums are the 
piidCT. of the day. 

Charies Barker 

Charles Baiker, the adverds- 

S id puWc relations firm 
is coming to market 
this month, is believed to 
have had its origins in 1812 
with an early connection with 
this newspaper. 

Charles Barker, aged 31. 
formed a joint venture with 
die Primer of The Times to 
produce a newsletter contain- 
ing selected items from The 
Times to be distributed to 
newspaper publishers around 
tbe country. For the first time 
provincial newspapers were 
able to pubb'sh up-to-date 
information at the time The 
Times reached the provinces. 

As the telegraph companies 
took over the cfisseminarion 
of the ne^ Charies Baofoeris 
/tt/soff if Trrf disappeared. But 
tbe advertising business built 
up through the original news- 
l^r flourished, and today it 
accounts for about 50 per 
. cent of the company's operat- 
ing profit 

A further 25 per cent of 
operating income comes 
fimn public relations and the 
rest from human resources, 
indudiDg staff recruitment 
and training, and below-tlie- 
line services. 

Just over five million 
shares — 25 per cent of the 
company — are being offered 
for sale at 150p each, valui 
the company at j^2 m 
lion. Many of the skiers are 
institutional shareholders 
who owned about 58 per cent 
of the issued riiare capital 
before the sale. 

Of the shares being sold, 
1-2 miUion are part of tbe 
consideratioa for the recent 
acquisition of Norman 
Broadbent International, a 
leading executive search con- 
sifoancy. Tbe final consider- 
ation depend on foture 

Charies Bariosr does not 
provide a profit finecast in 
the prospectus. On earnings 
per share <^8.Sp for the year 
10 December 31, 1985, foe 
shares are being offered on a 
hisUiric p/e rotmiple of 182. 

In 1986 a 20 per cent 
increase in pn^ profit 
£4.3 minion is tik^ to prove 
conservative in view iff the 
spectacular progrem shown in 
foe five-yem* li^ng reoortL 
In addition, the tax charge is 
likely to foil is l986toamore 
normal level of 42 per cent 
compar^ with a SO per cent 
cbai^ in 1985 because of 
disallowed office refurbish- 
ment costs. 

Hie prospective multiple 
couid foil to 13 or 14, iiilly. 

Advertising, public rela- 
tions and executive search 
are enjoying something of a 
boom. These activities may 
not do so well in an economic 
downturn, but Charles Bark- 
er will claim some cushion m 
financial public relations 
where demand for hs services 
is likely to explode after tbe 
City's big bang. 


Cash call sends indexes tumbling 

A record-breaking rights is- 
sue of more than £700 milHon 
fiom NatWesi sent shock 
waves through stock markets 

The FT 30-share tumbled 
by 212 points to 1,320.0, 
while the FT-SE 100 index 
ended 29.0 points down at 

Although the issue was on 
‘*bonus” lenns and the 
chairman's accompanying 
statement was encoura^ng, 
NatWest tumbled by 8Sp to 
770p. taking other clearers 
down by between 20p and 33p 
in sympathy, whh only bid 
candidate Standanl Chartered 
holding steady at 8 1 2p, up Sp. 

Oils declined afr^. still 
digesting the £86 mfllion cash 
call announced on Tuesday by 
Bnrmali, 6p lower at 348p. BP 
at 563p and Shell 763p, both 
slipp^ about 6p ahead of 
today's quarteriy statements 
and dirappointing fibres 
from Ultramar knocked 8p 
Groin the share price to I81p. 

A return (o profits by Com- 
mercia] Union and Gen^ 
Accident did little for the 
insurance sector. CU eased a 
peony to 328p, while GA fell 
Up to 844p. Royal, reporting 
today, declined l^ 15p to 

In complete contrast, the 
dollar-supponing statements 
from Mr Votcker and Mr 
Baker on T uesday prompted a 
rally in US bonds which, in 
tum, prompted gains of more 
ifaanfl in gilts. 

Elsewhere. Tuesday's new- 
found confidence was quickly 
eroded, with dealers fearing 
yet further big funding opera- 
tions. Jobbers marked prices 
lower from tbe outset in most 

A subsequent modest rally 
failed to hold and by the 
official close prices bad drifted 
back to their lowest levels of 
the day. Breweries, stores and 
electricals gave back most of 
Tuesday's rises. 

Builders were no worse than 
mixed, but newcomer 
Westbory recorded a useful 


Artdw (I30p) 125 

Ashley (D p35p) 192 -2 

BPP neOp) 218 

Combi^ Lease t12Sp) 138 

Davies DY (tSSp) 290 '+13 

Debtor n3tb) 144 

Feiwjson {4 (top) 2S -1 


Graen (B (120p) 122 

Ipeco (i20p) 121 

Jarvis Porter (lOSp) 140 

Jurys Hotel tllSp) 92-4 

Lee hid ti80p) 1S9 

premium of Up at lS6p. 
Banratt was another finn spot 
at I64p— up 6p — on talk of a 
bid from Tarmac. 

The fall in the FT index was 
exaggerated by the big 1^ in 
the consiiluent stock 
NatWest. Most other redu& 
lions were confined to be- 
tween 5pand 15p, with Glaxo 
again resisting the . trend on 
American buying at 980p. up 
1 5p. There were still plenty of 
firm stocks generated fqr take- 
over speculation and 
favourable company 

HeMterson Group jumped 
by 1 8p to 21 8p in response to 
better-than-expected profits 
and Holmes & Marchant cele- 
brated a 70 per cent earnings 
expansion with a 20p rise to 


In steady properties. Land 
Securities hardened by 2p to 
3I2p after a 20 per cent 
improvement, while MEPC 
put on 5p to 348p on hopes of 
a bid. Warehouse Group was 
marked up another £1.50 to 
£14, awaiting takeover devet- 
opments. Worcester made a 
bright debut on the USM at 
1 37p against a placing price of 
1 lOp. 

Good profits boosted Abbey 
Crest by I2p to 128p, but 
Molynx softened 4p to 82p 
after a small rights issue. FS 
Ratctiffe at 230p. up 3Sp and 
Manders 15p better at 253p 
were among ibe b^ specula- 
tive situations. 

Concentric improved by an- 
other Sp to I04p, still reflect- 
ing satisfaction with 
Tuesday's 38 per cent profits 

Lexicon ritSp) 
Lodge Care (rep) 
Musterihi (tOSp) 
Reelly Useful (330p) 
Splash Prods (72p) 
Templeton (215p) 
Sigmex (lOip) 
spice (BOp) 

Tech Comp (1 
Tech " 

Tip Top 
underwoods (1 
usher (Frank) <l 
Wellcome (120p) 
Westbury (i4Sp) 

> iBup; 

Comp (1300) 

71 -1 

Wbreestar (ilOp) 

Widees (140p) 


AShIm indl hUP 
FSC Eure N/P 
Greycoat N/P 
Hestar N/P 
Low & Boner N/P 
Prestdem Em N/P 
Ratners N/P 
Rosehsugh N/P 
Seatchi & S N/P 
Sale TUney N/P 
(Issue price in brackets) 



13 +2 

increase.. IMI was supported, 
at I88p, up 5p, but Racal at- 
214p. .4mstiad 509p and 
Tborn-EMl 457p, retreated 
by between lOp to ISp. WSL 
Holdings receded 9p to l81p 
. on profit-taking. 

Comment on Tuesday's fig- ' 
ures left Sears 2p lower at 
1 16'^p;. but NSS News added - 
2p to I72p on its results.- 
Fadingbid hopes knocked 13p 
from Rank Organisatiim at ' 
5S9p. British and Common- 
wealth dipped 7p to I36p 
^ead of today's results. 

The prospect of benefits 
from the big bang stimulated 
NNfW Computers at 340p, up 
30p. TDS Grcaits gained 6p . 
to IS9p, tbe heavy losses •; 
already discounted. 

Other finn spots included . 
DJ Alarms at I40p, Marling- 
83p, F Copsott 83p, Smith 
Whitwortii 42p, D Y Davies 
230p. Sunbeam Wbisey 109p 
and Thomas Robinson 3S3p— ' 
all between 7p and 23p higto. ; 
Hunting Petndeom added 6p - 
to 152p after the annum 
meeting and Century Ofl also 
did well at I02p. up 8p. 

Profit-taking cut 12p from 
Stainless Metal at 208p. 
Gieves put on Sp to 1 43p after 
little changed profits. 

Shell loans to aid 
small businesses 

By Derek Harris, Indnstrial Editor 

Shell UK, tbe oil comply, 
is putting up £500.000 in a 
trail-blazer scheme to help 
mostly young people up to 25 
trying to start or expand foeir 
own small businesses. 

Loans of up to £5,000 will 
attack foe most difficult area 
of the equity gap. This is 
created by a dearth of venture 
capital for businesses needing 
funding below £50,000. but 
tbe problem is espeoally in- 
tense for those needing less 
than £10.000. 

With interest at about I per 
cent over bank base rates the 
Shell loans will also be cheaper 
than those available under the 
Government's re-shaped 
Loan Guarantee Scheme, 
winch by partially underwrit- 
ing bank loans also attempts 
to bridge the equity gap. 

Launching the s^eme in 

year to Mardi 30, 1 98tk Interim 
dividend !.6p 0>3Sp). payable 
July la Turnover £99.07 mil- 
lion (£89J27 milUoD). Pretax 
profit £4.02 nuUton (£3.32 mil- 
Ek>n). Earnings per sbare, basic. 
7.te (4.6p) and diluuxl, 6.^ 

Tbe company plans to raise 
about £300,000, after expenses, 
by 8 ri^ts issue of 7OOJ0OO new 

London yesterday, Mr Bob 
Reid, chairman and chief 
executive of Shell, said: 
*niiere was a need for a 
method which would enable 
limited sums to be used in an 
exceptionally constructive 
fashion. We are acting as a 
catalyst and the key to the 
scheme is that the money is 
applied where it is ne^ed 
most by the enterprise 

Shell bdieves it vital that 
they also agree to use the 
counselling and training on 
offer from the agencies. 

Lord Young of Grafiham, 
Secretary of State for Emffroy- 
menL welcomed the initiative 
as an imaginath'e one whose 
significance lay not only in hs 
immediate practical value but 
also in the example it set 

ondinaiy shares at 4Sp each on a 
one-for-foiir basis. This issue 
has not been underwritten. 

tfaen has agreed to subscribe, or 
procure subscribers, for an issue 
of £5.5 million, 1 1.25 per cent 
first debenture stock. 

2018. Tbe issue, yield is expected 
to be somewhat below | |.2S per 
cent and so the stock will be 
issued at a premium. 


National Westinsier Bank: 
Mr Martin Gray has been 
made head of group planning, 
succeeding Mr Jim Giester 
who becomes West End 
(West) area director. 

BP Ventures: Professor 

Dean Berry joins the board. 

Dixons Group: Mr Dick 
Andrews is named as group 
personnel director and a direc- 
tor of Dixons Group Man- 
agemenL Mr GeraJd M N 
Corbett becomes director of 
corporate finance and a direc- 
tor of Dixons Group Mana^ 
menL Mr Bill Lazarus 
join on June 2 as group 
financial controller. 

The Daily Telegraph: Mr 
Ken Barton is to become 
advertisement director. 

Thorn EMI Kenwood Small 
Appliances: Mr Tinii^y Par 
ker has been made managing 
director and will succeed Mr 
Keith Miller from June 1. 

Extel nnancial and Busi- 
ness Services: Air Peter Cam- 
ber and Mr Stnart Clark have 
been ai;^imed to the board 


• ABBEYCREST: Interim 
divideod Ip for the six months 
to Feb. 28, 1986. Turnover £5.5 
million (£3;99 million). Pretax 
profit £639,000 (£472J»0). 
Earni^ per share S.?p (4.4p), 
The directors propose to change 
the year-end frorn Aug. 31 to 
Dec. 31, so the current period 
will be for 16 months to Dec. 31. 

• TDS CIRCUITS: Total divi- 
dend for tbe year to Feb. 28, 

Norway urges UK 
to cut oil output 

By David Yoang, Energy Correspondent 

Nonvay is calling on Britain 
to join it in adopting a new 
policy of co-operation with the 
Organization of Petroleum 
Beponing Countries in limit- 
ii^ oil output to help push the 
world price back upw^s. 

The Nonv^an Govern- 
ment, annount^ on Tuesday 
a change in its policy towards 
Opec. . 

The Department of 
Eneisr's view is that is that oil 
output in the North Sea is a 
matter for the oil companies 
and not for the Government, 
and this is unlikely to change. 

However, an acceleration of 
maintenance programmes in 
the Nonh Sea this summer 
could slow down production 
from the North Sea, with 
many within Opec consider- 
ing that such a move will be 

Government-inspired so that 
it is not seen to make any 
public change in its stance, 

Britain is now the only oil 
exporter which has not 
reached an inform^ agree- 
ment with OpM and there are 
now expectations foat foe 
Opec ministerial meeting in 
Brioni, Yugoslavia, next 
month could reach a new 
production-sharing agreement 
involving all its 13 member 
countries as well as foe noo- 
Opec producers apart from 

Continued refusal by Brit- 
ain to join (3pec in an infor- 
mal a^eemenl could lead to 
the remergence of demands 
from the more radical Opec 
members, led by Iran, that tbe 
oil producers' cartel retaliate 
with a trade war against 

1986. 3p (4.9p). Turnover £9JS 
million (£1 1.98 million). Pretax 
toss £421J»0 (profit £165 

Total paynmu for 1985 un- 
changed at 0.7p. Turnover £7,47 
million (£l0.0o million). Pretax 
loss £95,000 (profit £9 10.000). 

HOLDINGS (subsidiary of 
Sears PLCI: Turnover &S5.7 
million f£246.1 million) for 

I9$S. Pretax profit £7.8 million 
(£7.1 mitlion). 

(subsidiary of Sears PlXUr. Year 
to Jan. 31. 1986. Turnover 
£1.010.5 million |£937.6 mil- 
lion). Pretax profit £i05 milUoii 
(£1 18 million). 

More company news 
on page 29 

Land Securities 

Abridged Summary of Results for the Year ended 31st March, 1986 






Total income 




made up of 

Rental income 




Service charges and other recoveries 




Interest receivable 




Net rents and interest receivable 




Iricome on ordinary activities 

before taxation 








Income available for distribution 




Dividends per share paid (2.9p) and 

proposed (6.9p); 1985: 8.15p 




Earnings per share 




Dividend cover -times 



The Knight Frank & Rutley valuation of the portfolio as at 31st March, 1986, totalled 
£2,543.3m, an increase of £207.6m over that at the previous year end. Taking into account 
expenditure on properties £160.9m and the book value of properties sold, £S4.4m, during the 
period, the surplus on revaluation was £81.1m, an increase of 3.3% (1985: 4.6%). 

Incorporating the valuation in the Accounts at 31st March, 1985, and without adjusting for 
taxation payable in the event of properties being sold the consolidated net assets of the 
Group at that date amounted to £2,1 12.4ri, on which basis, the net asset value per share is 
420p, an increase of 4.7% overthatatSIst March, 1985. 

Ail buildings in the recent 1 m sq. ft office programme have been let except for two (40,900 
sq.fL) which are not yet completed; one of which (32,500 sq.ft) it has been agreed to let since 
the year end. 

Three large City office buildings and a l^odc of shops in Oxford Street have been acquired as 
investments or for development Plans for new developments Include several buildings in 
the City and West End. the £25m Olympia Centre, East Kilbride and an extension to the 
shopping centre at Irvine New Town, 

A first-class portfolio of out-of-town retail warehouses and food superstores has been built 
up in carefully selected strategic locations. 

Having concluded three borrowings each of £1 00m nominal, two since 31st March, 1986, the 
Company has secured long term finance to replace bank facilities, to meet the capital 
commitments of £1 08.7m at that date and to contribute towards the costs of further schemes 
which will be referred to in the Report of the Directors. 

Tfi9 futt Report of the Directors and the Accounts containing an unqualified Report by the 
Auditors, a detailed portfolio review, illustrations and photographs with additional 
information indudinga list of major properties, are due to be distnbutedon 2nd June, 1936. 
Non-sharebotders who would like a copy are r^uested to write to The Secretary, 

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Ford UK revives with 
profits up £100m 

director, said: “We achieved a 
sutetantial turnaround in 
1985, dicing and, I hope, 
reversing the fiv&^w down- 
ward tr^ in pFoniability. 

Foid of Britain has reported 
a£l 00 million before tax prof- 
it boost to £160 million, 
compared with £60 million in 

The 1985 annual report SMd “Equally significant was the 
the increase was accompanied mup's reoim. after an inter- 
by higher levels of turnover, gf o„g jq profitable 
export .levenue. sales volume, gpefauon in its main activity 
capiiaT investment and , _ jj|g nianufacture and sale of 

search and development ex- vehicles and components.” 

Operating profits for 1985 
were £88 million, compared 
with a loss of £14 million in 
1984. the second time in 

But be said return on sales 
of 3.9 per cent was still insiffi- 

. The Escort was Britain's 

five years a £100 i^ion ^vi- ^ ggr in 1985, with 

dend ' m paid to ihe.Ford j|,e Fiesta' third. Sierra fifth 

Motor Company in the Unit- Onon eighth. The corapa- 

ed States. ny took 38.4 per cent of the 

Mr Sam Toy. Ford ofBri- diesel car market, maintaining 

its lead. 

Daimler-Benz ' 
record year 

Stnt^ait (Renter) — Daim- 
ler-Benz. West Germany's 
b^gest company, aimoimoed 
record profits-for 1985 yeste> 

. Executives said the dtdhr's 
pln^ from Its peak-eariy in 
1985 would down this 
year's worldwide tninover and 
iwofit in terms of Uie marie, bnt 
parnmp f(U> 1986 wonld at 
least match last year's. 

The company's world group 
after-tax profit snrged 52 
cent to a record DM1.68 bil^ 
lioa(£S00niilllott)iB 1985 

The rise was attributed to 
increases m car sales of 18 per 
cent at home and 11 per cent 
^woad, hteh use of production 
capacity, and the then-strong 

Retail price index 
‘overstates the 
rate of inflation’ 

By David Smith 
Comomics Cwrespondent 

Annual Meeting 
of Stockholders 

BASF ’86 

We announce herewith this year’s Annual Meeting of 

Stockholders on Thursday, June 26, 1986, 10:00 a. m. at toe 

BASF FeierabendhaifS, LeuschnerstraBe 47 

Ludwigshafen/Rhine, West Germany 


1. Presentation of the Rnancial 

2. Declaration of dividend. 

Statements of BASF Aktien- 

3. Ratification of the actions of 

gesellschaft and BASF Aktien- 

the Supervisory Board. 

gesellschaft consolidated with 

4. Ratification of the actions of 

its German Subsidiaries; pre- 

the Board of Executive 

sentation of the Annual Rdports 


of BASFAktiengesellschaft and 

5. Appointment of auditors. 

BASFAktiengesellschaft con- 

6. Authorized capital 1. 

soiidated with its German Sub- 

7. Authorized capital II. 

sidiaries; presentation of the 
Supervisory Board Report. 

8. Bonds with warrants. 

Shareholders wishing to partici- 

Depository bank is in the U. K.: i 

pate in the Annual Meeting and 

S.G. Warburg & Co. Ltd. 

to exercise their right to vote 

must have deposited their 

The deposit is only effective if 

shares during norma) office 

the shares are submitted by 

hours and in the prescribed 
form at a depository bank. The 

Wednesday. June 18, 1986. 

shares should remain depo- 


sited until the conclusion of the 

May 15, 1986 

Annual Meeting. Shareholders 

The Board of Executive 

have the right to vote by proxy. 
Depository banks and the fall 
Agenda pubpshed In the 
“Bundesanzeiger" of the 
German Federal Republic 
Nr. 88 of May 15, 1986. 


BASF Aktiengeselischafl 
D-6700 Ludwigshafen 



The retail prices index tends- 
to overstate the true rate of 
inflation, according lo a report 

published yesterday tv the 

Institute for Fiscal Studies. 

In two areas, the 
weights used in the construc- 
tion of the RPI and foe 
ueatment of housing, the in- 
dex is biased upwards, foe 
report says. 

This could result in ht^er 
public spending fo^ is neces- 
sary, through social security 
and other upraiings; it could 
boost wage increases, vrifo 
negotiators often emphasizing 
the RPI: and it could give rise 
to misleading calculations of 
real rates of return. 

Most important, at a time 
when retail price inflation is 
the key target of government 
policy, an that overstates 
inflation could result in un- 
necessary tightness of policy. 

In their first area of criti- 
cism foe authors. Mr Panos 
Ra^rdes and Miss Vanessa 
Fry. look at foe weights used 
in the calculation of foe RPI. 
These are based on foe annual 
Family Expenditure Survey 
and. fairoause of foe time taken 
to process the FES data, are a 
year out of date when first 
brought into use and nearly 
two years out of date when 
replac^ by new weights. 

This means there is no 
allowance made in foe RPI for 
foe fact that people will adjust 
their spending in response to 
price changes. 

The aufoors compared foe 
published index with what it 


% change over 12 mormis 

1975 1976 1977 1978 1979 1980 1981 ’1982 1983 

would have been h^ up-to- 
date weights been av^able at 
foe time. The effoct was 
predictable: foe RPI, by foOing 
fo allow for switdies in expen- 
diture, overstated inflation. 

The biggest diveigebce be- 
tween published and updated 
iaflation rates occuired be- 
tween January 1 977 and Janu- 
ary 1978. The published rate 
was 9.9 per cent and the 
updated rate 9.1 per cenL 

To avoid such divergences, 
the IFS says, the Department 
of Employment shoidd ^vel- 
op a model to predict changes 
in expenditure patterns. 

A more dramatic change in 
methods is proposed for foe 
RPPs treatment of housing. 
The present use of mortgage 
rates as the main measure of 
foe costs of owner-occupation 
is inadequate, the report says. 

The 1F$ suggests an alterna- 
tive. which would include 
both mortgs^ rates and a 
measure of capital gains or 
losses on housing. Capital 

gains are treated as windfall 
income, and therefore act to 
of&et foe costs of buying a 
home as measured by mort- 
gage interest payments. 

Hie effects of indudipg a 
capital gain/loss factor in the 
RPI can be dramatic parties 
lariy when the rise or fall in 
house prices is out of step with 
other price movements. . 

The report's third area of 
criticism is on whether the 
RPI is repre^tativc The IFS 
says foe weights used in the 
RPI are biased towards the 
better-off households, because 
foe weighting is itself deter- 
mined 1^ amounts spent . 

This Ikb the effea of pulling 
foe RPI in foe other direction 
to the U^s other main criti- 
dsms. Pom* households have 
tended to suffer bigger in- 
erdses in their cost of living 
than foe rich, 'but this has not 
been fully reeled in retail 
price infiatipn. 


Fnm BbIIq' W asfai^^ 
Britain . a n d foe Oziited .Ailastic 

States will begin, talks on' 
transatlantic air traffic in Lon- 
don on May-27, foe outcome 
of which wifi have a stroofi 
•impact . hbrii on - the 
Government's plans to priva- 
tize- British Affwa^ and on 
the earaings potentiaT of fth* 
ifo aiilines. 

Officials here said tiiat the 

sendees accounted 
for 25 pn* cent of the to^l 
revenue of Britifo Airways, an 
estimated 35 p^ cent of 
British Caledonian's eevenue 
and upio99percentpf-Viigin 

■ But British officials 'said 
th^ had been- -distiuhing 
si^ in rattRt months that 
these market ritmes were de- 

talkswerecrn^bec 3 Q».ihey .cKni:% not because Brititii 
would detemine' whether the carriers were unoompetitive, 

growmg diqntte between the 
two govenunents over trans- 
atlantic air traffic - could be 
resolved without igniting a 
major trade dispute. 

iHit because of Jhe nofajr 
advantages US camera had 
gained as a . resuli of 

Tbs had led to theoeatioii 

miish officials are seeking of a small group of .big US 
guarantees, in the airUnes, or. ‘m^a-camers'* 

automatic ttreger arrange-- 
ment that the “defising" 
share of the British carriers 
will' not be allowed to drop 
lielowa bestain specified level 

Mr Alastair Pt^ vice. 
chairman of the BriiiA Chle- 
dooian Croup, said the 
dispute over key aspects of the 
Bermuda Airime Treaty 
they are to expire hi July ~ 
had sdready had a significant 
adverse tmpi^ 

This was.- in part, respohsi- 
bte for British CatedonianTs 
decision not to seek a Stock 
Exchange listing in 1986. and 
for foe Govenunent'sdedsKm 
not to se^ a timetable for the 
privatization of British 

Gfvm foe heavy diepeo- 
dence ofMtirii.earriers on foe 
£3 Inllion tranratlantic mar- 
ket, uncertainties surnxmding 
the status of the treaty have 
d^ened the outlook for foe 
thm main Britifo carriers, 
whidi account for an estimat- 
ed 40 per cent of North 
.Atlantic traffic. 

Mr Pugh said that North 

which dominated impmtant 
domestic mactos, emctively 
Shutting out competitioa 
. This was accompUfoed 
throt^ . foe use ^ earner- 
owned eomiMitec reservation 
OTSieiss and feeder, anangems 
for r^kmal airiines which 
requixed them to-, channel 
business te tire main carriers. 

British officii said that in 
areas .wboe British airlines 
had been able to tneak into 
this system, sudi as in Atlaiita 
wfaere.Brii^ Caledonian 1^ 
a link wifo Eastern Airiines, 
one of foe dominant earners, 
they were fiiUy competitive. 

. But, in other ' impocMi 
areas where British airlines 
were fout out. such as Dallas 
and Newark, there were signs 
of declining market share, 
which suggested that *1he 
^ying fieU is not leveT for 
Britifo carriers. 

Britain is seekiiig a tr^ger 
arrai^ment requiring auto- 
matic consultations mid pre- 
cise actions when the maiket 
share of British carriers fitUs 
bdow 40 pCT cettL 

Leasing industry gains 
£1.7bn new business 

By Derek Harris, Indnstrial Effitor 

The equipment leasing busi- 
ness is holding up despite 
inimical Budget changes two 
years ago. The first quarter of 
this year has seen £1.7 billion 
in new business — not far short 
of foe record £2 billion in foe 
corresponding period last 

This was announced at the 
annual dinner in London of 
the-Equipmern Leasing Asso- 
ciation by its chairman.. Mr 
David Bi^ver, who said that 
last year association members 
had leased ncariy £6 billion of 
plant and equipment, a 43 per 
cent increase over 1984. 

Mr Beever said that with the 
progressive reduction in tax 
and the 1984 Budget phasing 
out first-year capital allow- 
ances on machinery and plant, 
the leasing industry bad 
brought in exceptionally com- 
petitive rates, making leasing 
a more attractive option. 

New products and services 

had also been introduced 
which, linked to more muscu- 
,lar mariceting, had helped 
leasing to an increased maikei 

But Mr Beever gave a 
warning that foe 1984 tax 
changes could still have a 
native effect on the indus- 
try. "Id seeking to remove foe 
previous fi^ bias in fttvdur 
of investment, the balance 
may have been tipped too far 
foe other way." 

Studies carried out for foe 
assodation had pointed to foe 
tax changes having an adverse 
effect on new capital invest- 
ment in foe longer term. 

Mr Bwver forecast that 
leasing was Likely to be used to 
finance hew types of assets, 
including builmng. 

J. Hevntt&S(m (FenKm) RLC 

WamifeetBign of dpinestica!idindiBirta!feftaciDrfcs.kflnten ftBre anddectrical porcelain 






£0005 . 

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GL304 ’ 

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Earnings per share 










those for the torrespoiKftng period 
in 19SS and production in ^ 



than those for 1985. 


Results for 1985 

Brokerage uplopercent £78millkm 

Profit before taxatioo up29pereait ISOmillion 

nfiffitaftra- taxation iip34percent na million 

Earnings per share up37percent 21p 

IKvidendg per share up28percmit ^ 

"One of the greatest chaBenges for the 
Groupduringtheiiext few years will be to 
secure adequate and financiaBy sound market 
capadty to meet our woiidwide dients’ needs 
... I am confident that the Group is well 
positioned to cope with these problems. 

The Minet Group reports a record breaking 
peifi)nnance in 19^ against a background 
of dramatic changes in the key insuzanoe 
markets dftheworid in teiTOs of p rorniniTi 
levels and market capamty. 

I am delighted to announce amajor 
sponsorship for the Group-the presentation 
of lUGnet Awards for Olyi^c Excellence to 
British sportsmen and wcmienpreparing 

forthe01ympic(james.” RWPettitt 


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if Shardudders’ funds increase substantially 
fi^Iowing siTQi^ Investment 

,ir Growdi of life business. 

if Unfted Kingdom continues to make good 
progress desfnte severe winter weather. 

'A Substantial rate ixicreases and our previous 
actions in theXfoited Slates start to benefit 








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Lloyds shakeup promises 
profitable spin-offs 

By Jndith Hmitley 

Lloyds Bank, which an- 
nounced plans this week to 
reorganize all its Gty office 
space, ' is likely to ocouw 
250.000 ^ ft in Browte^ the 
2.5 million sq ft fraaodal 
centre beiM developed by 
Rosehau^ Stanhope at Liver- 
pool Street on the eastern ed^ 
of the. Square Mile. 

Uoyds Merdiant Bank and 
suifT involved in market>inak- 
ing could' take phase four of 
the scheme in about two years, 
joining Security Pacific, 
Shearson Lehman American 
Express and the Union -Bank 

Neither the bank nor the 
tetUng agents, Jones Lang 
Wootton. Healey & Baker and 
Matthews Goodman, would 
comment on the move. Rents 
in Broadgate are over a so- 

Lloyds*s headquarters at 
Lomb^ Street close to the 
Bank of En^and, will remain 
in use after refurtnshment and 
Lloy^ Merchant Bank will 
continue to occupy 40 Queen 
Victoria Street at least until 
the new City office is rea<^. 

However, the first stage of 
Lloyds's move from 23 <mces 
scattered about the Gty will 
be to occupy 160,000 sq ft in 
the Hays C^leria on 

the south side of the Thames, 
close to London Bridge in & 
Martins Property Coip- 
oiatibn*s one million u ft 
London Bridge City 

The quoted rentȣ16asq 
ft for the q»ce, say the letting 
agents, Baker Harris Saunders 
and Jones Lang WooOon. 

Lloyds is also decentraliaing 
700 staff serving its trarldwide 
banking netwcm to Bristol, 
where it is looking for new 
offices. The bank hopes to 
com{rfeie fis reorganization by 

Buildings which are surjdus 
to its needs will be sold over 
the next live yea^ There are 
some valuable City fieeholds 
among those ^Koperties on 
vriiich Lloyds hopes to c^'tal- 
ize. It considered moving to 
Canary Wharl the 10 milbon 
^ ft financial centre planned 
in London's Docklands, but 
decided h could meet its needs 

Inteniatioiial Haase (above), 
the 100:^100 sq ft office baOd- 
ing whid is part of the Eafiag 
Broadway Centre ia west Loa- 
doa, has a new troant ^ Unit- 
ed Bashiess Systeas — whkh 

is payi^ £13.25 a sq ft for 
15^80 sq ft space. 

The Centre, vriikh has a 
large retafl dement as w«D as 
residentiBl space, was devel- 
oped by Legal A General, the 

insnrance company, John 
Laiag Developments and the 
Londtm Boroogfa of Ealing. 
The letting agents are Bernard 
Thorpe & Partners and Smith 

with existing buildings in or 
near the Square Mile. 

Meanwtuie, Wales City of 
London ftopenies, the only 
quoted iwopeny company 
with an entire portfolio of City 
of London offices, must be 
feeling pleased ihal Uoyds has 
finally decided to rewganize 
its City offices. 

It is likely that the bank will 
dispose of its lease on 80 
Chroi^de, formerly occupied 
by Lloyds Bank Iniernational, 
now merged with Uoyds 
Bank. Wales owns the build- 
ing which forms a crucial part 
ofits plans to redevdop foe 
site with 136.000 sq ft of 
offices and 15,000 sq ft of 
retailing It is valued at about 
£10 miuion but that will soar 
once Wates can redevelop foe 
entire sit& 

The property abuts the 
buildings owned by Mr Peter 
Palumbo, who is about to 
unveil his new plans for a 
redevelopment dose to foe 
Mansitm House (his former 
project to build a skyscraper 

on foe site %vas turned down). 

Meanwhile, Wales is turn- 
ing its attention to Vintiy 
Housed on foe City side of 
Southwark Bridge. 

The developer has been 
asked by Its owner, foe Vint- 
ners Company, to determine 
foe dewlopment potentid of 
foe riverside building. Wales 
hopa to put in a planning 
application to the City Corpo- 
tafion by the summer, and foe 
City planers will soon be 
asked to approve the 
company’s plans to redevelop 
Winchester House in Old 
Broad Street, foe offices it 
owns with Friends Provident 
Ufe Office. 

That could result in foe 
demolition of the building, 
bot^t ftom the St Martins 
Property Corporation for £65 
milUon. and its repbcement 
by 400,000 sq ft of new space. 

The bullishness of foe City 
office market is such that 
Wales says it has already had 
potetuid occupiers lining t^ 
for V^diesier House. Ifot it 

is foe de^^opers who are 
lining up to win foe tender to 
develop the former City of 
London Bo)s School over- 
looking foe river close to 

The City Cmporalion will 
choroe foe suKessful bidder at 
foe end of next week. The 
need to find a large amount of 
new office space before big 
bang gets under way is such 
that owner-occnpiers are 
among those wanting the Boys 
School site. Goldman Sachs, 
foe American finance bouse, 
and Morgan Guaranty join 
London & Edinburgh Trust 
among others in foe bidding. 

Earlier attempts to sell tte 
site came to nothing as foe 
office market would not sup- 
port a development in that 
location. Tlm« have chan^ 
and the impact of financial 
deregulation has caused a 
boom in office development 
in and around the Square 
Mil^ forcing occupiers to look 
outside naditianal areas for 
foe kind of space they need. 

‘No easy 
money’ in 

New players in foe financial 
services industry will have to 
pay a high admission price 
whb no easy money to be 
made. This timely wamh^ 
was given 1^ Lord Boardman. 
chairman of National West- 
minster Bank, to foe London 
conference of foe Incorporat- 
ed Sodeiy of Valuers and 

Lord Boardman said estate 
agents wanting to become 
draible players in their own 
account would have to make 
“a o gniRcani investment in 
capital and people**. 

**There is no certaiow foal 
the retorn will jtisti^ foe 
substantial outlay involved. 
Intense competition is a fea- 
ture of all sectors of foe 
financial services industry.** 
While agreeing that there 
would always be a place for 
firms who concentrate on 
their existing business. Lord 
Boardman said diems could 
he lost to other firms which 
h^ used their strengfos as a 
base for diversification. 

More warnings for survey- 
ors came from 1^ David 
Sizer, a senior partner in 
Richard Elli& the firm of 
chartered surv^ors. He fore- 
saw a polarization between the 
small surefooted entreim- 
nenrial partnership and foe 
growing commercial dout of 
foe la^. probably interna- 
tional, agen^ ofiering a range 
of services. 

Mr Sizer believed foe mid- 
dle-ranking firms would lose 
out He said: ‘'They are just 
too big to seize opportunities 
as fast as their smaOer compet- 
iiOTS and not large enough to 
offer the range of services or. 
carry the re^areh and infor- 
mation base ofTeied by larger 

Meanwhile, foe great debate 
continues over whether sur- 
veyors should become incor- 
porated once rules allow. The 
argument hin^ on whether 
ll^ need outside capital Mr 
Sizer believes they do. 

"It has been a lack of 
capital, rather than any single 
other l^or that ! believe 
held back the broader devd- 
opment of many otherwise 
highly successful professional 
surveying pracbccs,** be said. 

Canadians join move to London Bridge 

The Canidan Imperial 
Bank is johui% LIo^ Bank 
in taUi% qiace in the St 
Martins Property 
Coipoiation'ls Lmdon 
Brid^ devdtopmenton foe 
sontb sde ^ the Thames. 

Canadian Imperial is 
abom to ^ a lease fhr 
159,000 sq ft of space in 
The Cottons, one of the bdU-. 

ings makiiK np the one 
millirasqft font phase of foe 
scheme stretdii^ along 
tlm rim from Ixmdon Bridge 
to Tower Biite 

Grenfell & Col^raro, 
the stockbnfoer BOW owned by 
Canadian Imperial, wOl be 
jidni^ othm stodrbrohen in 

St Marfins, foe property 

company owlied by the Knwait ghmiei^es looking for rf- 

Investment Office, isCode- 
vehqi the next nndor phase of 
cemftd ktti^ of rirtoally foe 
whole of phase one. 

The scheme has come on 
to the maiket m tOM for foe 
City’s Ng bi^ which has 
resrited in Mg financial con- 

fices which can acco mm odate 
24-hoar dealing and large 
Dnmben staff nader one 
rooC Ihe lettiBg agents are 
Balur Harris ^naders and 
Jones Lang Wootton. 

• MerriU Lynch, the US 
finandnl coogfoinerate, is to 
soblet one mfllkm sq ft of 









space in the Two World Fi- 
nandal Centre; Battery 
Fuk Gty, New York. 

Merrill Lyndi, which re- 
cently took the 250J100 sq ft 
Ropemaker Place scheme 
oped by London & Edioh 
boxgh Trust — has jnst under 
fonr ndSioo sq ft of space 
at Battery Park Gty, a huge 
ledevefopment in 

Laadaner Assodates, 
foe US estate agent which is 
part owned by Hillier 
Parker, the British snrveyor, 
and Baring Broebers & 

Co,, has been instracted with 
MerriU Lynch Commercial 

f , — =- — — ■ — f J Realty to snblet foe space. 


• Space Planning Ser- 
vices, the office pbunung and 
interior design company, is 
to come to foe Unlisted Secn- 
rities Market next momb. 








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The placing wUI be 
sponsmd Chase Manhat- 
tan Secarities, foe new 
snbs Wary of Chase Manhat- 
tan Bank, formed throngb 
foe ama^amatioo of Lanrie 
MUbank and Smon & 
Contes. Pretax profits at SPS 
rose from £42,000 for the 
year to Jane 30 1982 to 
jlOO in foe year to 
Jane 30 1985. 

• Marks and Spencer and 
Tesco are ptanaing to develop 
j two linked stores on a 76- 
R| acre site at SaodborsLBerk- 
* slure; after anDonndi^ 
their intention of worloi^ to- 
gefow to obtain pUnaii^ 
consents for ont-of-town 
St was. 

The Sandhoist scheme 
for an $&j000sq ft M&S store 
ai^ a 70,000 sq ft Teoco 
store has yet to be approved 
by BracluKlI District 
J ! . OTYISVI^ Council. 

There wonld be 2300 
parking spaces and a petrol 
statfon with a free park- 
and-ride bns service. The site, 
svrplas to Ministiy of De- 
fence needs, is at foe janeffon 
of foe A30 and foe M3 link 
road. The project manors 
and devefopevs are 
Rosehai^ Dn^an and In- 
^ sight Seonrities. 




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Street Credibility 


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30% of Great FDrtkind's *^estates^ 

h the VVbstEnaCovent Garden arid W.C^ 

Great Porftand Estates is currently 
theUK.hsixIhf „ ‘ 

land have 

Vb^ also have in Ihepip^ over 

400.000sq.ftof dewlopmentaimost ofi 

ofertschisinCerilrodLondori. \ 

hesitate I0 get in touch. 



KNI5HTON HOUSE. i.x .. « 

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Adam & Cotroany.. 


Nst WestrniRslErJ. 10.50% 

BatATif Sco0and.._.10.50% 


Otiwik NA 10.50% 


Continent Tnnl.. 
CcHjpeatrve Bank. 

C. Kbere & Go 
Hong Kong & Shan^id. 
LLo^ Bank. 



dividend (niO for 1985. Turn- 
over £14J6 million (£I3.I4 
million^. Pretax loss £4.48 mil- 
lion (£1.93 million profit). Loss 
per share 20.63p <l.74p eam- 

• CONCENTRIC Half^^ear to 
Mareb 29. 1986. Interim divi- 
dend l.S6p(U5p). payaWe July 
1. Sales £30.55 million (£29.14 
million). Pretax profit £1.54 
million (£t.0S million). Earn- 
ings per share 4.8p (3.22p). 

Christopher Hawes, (be cfaair> 
man, told the annual meeting 
that this year the company will 
have the benefit of new business 
acquired recently, but some ^ 
this is likely to be offset by 
reductions in some existing 
client-expenditure. Neverthe- 
less, the company is confident 
that, on present forecasts, it can 
look forward to another success- 
ful year in 1986. 

ARTS: Turnover£l 1 .45 million 
(£5.29 million) fbr 1985. 

Pretax loss £2.73 million 
(£755,000 profit). Loss perdiaie 
7.88p (2.S3P eantings). 

North American subsidiary, 
Coofcson America, has agreed 
with Paranapanema sa 
Mineracao Industria e 
Constnieao, the Brazilian tin 
producer and one of the world’s 
larg^ suppliers of pure grade 
tin. to market its Mamore brand 
of tin on an exclusive basis in 


North America. Europe and 
some other areas. 

(HOLDINGS); Year 10 Feb. 28, 
1986. Total dividend 4.8p 
(4.8pi. Turnover £5431 miUion 
(£48.32 million). Pretax profit 
£1 .22 million (£2 million). Earn- 
ings per share I0.4p (28p). 

Francis Tombs, the chairman, 
told the annual meeting that he 
expects I986*s profits 10 show 
an improvement on 1985. 

ICS: The company is to buy 
Asironic. an electronic compo- 
nent distributor based in Mu- 
nich, West Gennai»‘. which had 
a turnover of £9.9 million in 

MENTS: ToMi dividend for 
1985 17p (14.Sp). Turnover 
£632 million (£5.5 million). 
Pretax profit £4.87 million (£43 
miliiort). Earnings per foare 
29.42p (23.16P). 

• SkLlONE: The board warns 
that the pretax profit for 1985- 
86 will be substantially less than 
1984-85’s £1.36 million, but it 
intends to maintain the divi- 
dend at lOp per share. 

• BESPAT The company has 
agreed, subject to anwoval by 
the shareholders of Redland 
Medical, to subscribe about 
^06.0(X) fbr 1 .69 million of that 
company's ordinary shares. 
Following this. Bespak will own 
just less than 50 pw cent of the 
capitaL Redland, based in 
Bridgwater, Somerset, manufac- 

iures plastic disposable products 
in the ostomy and urolc^ fields 
for the health-care indtisiiy. 


tal dividend for 1 985 Sp (same). 
Turnover £52.23 millton 
(£50.93 millfon). Pretax profit 
£1.41 million (£468.000^ 
Extraordinary debit £377.000 
(£421.000). Earnii^ per share, 
before extraordinary debit. 
15.66p(6,OSpV ^ 

offer for Saw Mills has become 
unconditional in all fcspeos, 
having been accepted for 
1 1 7,975 shares (94 per cent). 

The company and Bums Fry, a 
Canadian broker, have con- 
cluded a CanSlS million^ 
million) financing agreement for 
the issue of 600.000 special 
warrants exchangeable into 
600.000 cumulauve. redeem- 
able convertible, 8.5 per cmi 
second pr e f ei ie d shai^ series 
“B** of Renaissance. This agree- 
ment calls for the private inace- 
ment of the issue with 
institutional and other inves- 
tors. Bums ^ is commitl^ to 
purchase up to CanSlO million 
of the issue: These shares are 
convertible into common shares 
at any time before July i. 1991. 
at CanSi035 a common share. 
The funds will be used mainly to 
acquire lowcosu long-term 
serves by exploration and pur- 
chase and will permit the 
company to accelerate installa- 
tion of gas-processing and 
gathering systems. 





Tbe results for the three months ended 31st March 1986, estimated and 
unaudited, are compared below with those for the similar period in 198S, 
which are restated at 31st December 1985 rates of exchange; also shown are 
the actual results for the full year 1985. 

It must be emphasised that the results for an interim period do not usually 
provide a reliable indication of those for the full yean 





to 313.85 







£ millions 


General Business 




LongTenn Business 







Investment Innrme 




Underwifting-GenersI Buriness Result 




Long Term Business PioGls 







Less Interest on Loans 




Profii (Loss) before Taxation. 




Taxalioa-lliL and Overseas 




Minority Interests and Prefeience 





Net Profit (Loss) amibuiable to 





Principal exchange rates used in 

iianslaiing overseas results 










(before imemal reinsurance) . ^ , ^ , 

JurnhslaJIJAS 3aioDtlBto3l JZS 
liidtr- Under. 

PmataB wriliu PteiaiuiR writiM 

lanoe ResuB Income ResuS 















EEC other than UK 















Others, including 
London Market business .' 



. 324 









Net written premiums and investment income increased in steiling terms by 
219% and 15.1% respectively. Tbe 1986 figures include tbe results of Pilot 
Insurance of Canada for the first time. Adjusted to exclude the effects of 
curren(^ Huctuations and Pilot, the increases were 193% and 9.4% 

In foeUaixedKingdom,Qetwria»a premiums were£1693m(198S£1333m) 
and there was an underwiitiog loss of£27.0m (198S£30.9m loss). The hi^ 
claims frequency in tbe Motor account continued in foe first quarter to 
produce a loss of£8.6m (198S£7.7m loss). Tbe impact of increased premium 
rates in the Homeowners’ account was more than offset by foe sfta<n ng[ 
weather cl^s and resulted in a loss of £I3.7m (1985 £103m loss). The 
Commercial Property account benefited Ciom both rate increases and a 
reduction in large IndustrialFireclaim$and,despiteweathak)^es,Teponed 
ash^Iy reduc^ k)55of£53m (1985£10.4m loss). Liability classes showed a 
satisfactory imptovemem. 

In foe UnitedStates,net written memhims were $277.1m(l985$2403m)and 
tbe operating ratio was 113.97% as compar^ with 119.75% for the same period 
in 1985. On foe United Kingdom accounting basis the underwriting loss was 
£26.0m (1985 £32.1m loss). There was improvement in Commercial Lines, 
wbidi benefited from rating increases, but Personal Lines showed some 
further small decline. 

Elsewhere there were aggre^te underwritii^ losses of £l03m 0985 £14.7m 
loss). Results in Canacia, Australia and most ofoerterritoriesslww welcome 
improvement on 1985 experience but France and Netheriands were 
disap^inting. There was a satisfactory imptovemem in London Market 

New annual premiums forlife business in the United Kingdom forfoe three 
months were£5.8m (1985£S.9m) and single premiums£Sim (1985£31.0m). 

Hea(3quartere:Pitheavlis, PenJi, Scotland PH2 0>^H. 

''T ' 

GhaseManMttan,aganUri the , rnajpr time zones, Chase caii promise 
field of ^obal banking, is teaming up a 'one stop' trading ^cility. 
with two top stockbrokers fiDm the They're active in all the following 
City: Laurie Milbank, and Simon S{ areas. Equities; Eurosecurities; Foreigi 

Coates. With a combination pf inter- Exchange; Corporate Finance; Fund 
national banking expertise and nevdy Management; Futures and Options; 
acquired stockbrokingskills> Chase will InterestRate and Currency Swaps; and 
be meeting the challenge of the 'Big ; , Gilts and Fixed Interest Securities. 
Bang' with a vanning side. - : TlKy Will also offer a f^ei; more 

As a front line ^bal finailci^ insti- responsive service. Chase are well 

1 i-.. 




wishes to filt the post of 


[maleorfemol^. • 

This appointment which will be on a tempo- . 
rary cont^. involves planning and impl^ 
menting information and communication 
ocflvtiies in the United Kingdom. 

General conditions 
Candidates mush 

- be nationals of one of the Member Stales 
of the Community; 

- hcweathoroughknowledgeofoneComrriu- 
nity Language 0 ^ a satisft]ctory knowledge of 
a second Community Longuoga ' 

Special conditions 

Candidates mush 

- have a univeisrty degree; 

- hovewideexperienceofthentediainthe 

United Kingdom and of running a large odmir 

- nistrotive unit [total of otteost f)^^ 
ye^prof^ional experience since leaving 

- benomorethonSOymrsofoge. 

The coridittons of employinent and solCHY ore 
commensurate with the Importance of the 
post and will be notified to candidates selec- 
ted tor interview. 

Candidates are requested to send a detailed 
ciffTiculum vitae to the 

Careers Divisioa 200 rue de la Lol, 

B-1049 Brussels. 

Please quote reference A3 LONDON. 



Time. ResouKes-^ney. 

^ * Th^ kLndofwa^it*s " . 

our jd) to help local Govenunoic aivoid. . ’ • ’ 

And your job as B qualified A^iWt to- 
help them lecogpise. 

At die Aucfit Commission we have several ^cancies for 
Auditors to join our District Audit teams based ditouf^touc 
En^and and Wales. Smalli closely Rnit groups, who ttavd toLocd 
Authorities in their area, auditing their accounts. 

There’s tremendous scope for variety. You will work on special 
projects, looking at ways the Authorities can achieve i.’alue for 
money. You will look at the services they provide, such as 
education, police, fire and social sendees, and examine ways in 
which diey can be inipioved. .. 

Ja fiU siich a zole'you wife 
arid precessions. CceMye widi ideas, « ^ • 
honemihfisi^ A.qudified Aco^ 

■ ( rhiam r^ eewifiedtgpJilic finance) ' 

mtfa audit.experieiice.;9idiR^ 

- ... ...... T- akao«de^bffhepidklickciDr.< . 

•The. lewaids ate high and promtAionitfospectssiT^. . * . • 

Thme's a sracdng salary of £23800t;ihe oppommtry tom an 
extra £1 300 perfimnanw ^aced ^ ^ exceOenr cimditions ^ 

an application form arid fiirdin deoiU please wriceio tit 
mlephorte Richard lUingwonh or E^lbpa. Beaman, FeG89ti^ 
D^ertment; Audit CcH^issioh. St tawience Hodm, ' 

29-31 Broad Street, Briscol'^I .2EX. T clc pbo qe Brisfid - 
(0272) 211551. 



^ ■ 



Sal^: negotiable around £35,000 p.a. 

Council invites applications for this post which will become vacant when 
the present Chief Officer; Dr. Edwin Kerr, retires in July: 

Council is seeking a man or woman of high calibre who will take the 
Executive role In leading CNAA through a most crudal new phase in its 


The Chairman of . Council. Sir Alastair Rlkington, would also welcome 
nominatiohs of individuals whom it would be appropriate to HnyHe to be 


Salary: negotiable around E35, 000 p.a . 
InformaienquiriesandrequestsIbrfurtierparticularsirFconfidenceto: - 

The Secretary to Council, Mr. G. L Middl^on, 

CNAA, 344^54 Gi^s Inn London, WC1X 8BP. 

Telephone: 01-278 4411 Ext 204 
Applications fay 6 June 1986. 







P O BOX 484, 



Administration ControUer 

Executive Trouble Shooter 


A medlani axed, rapidly expanding 
inport/expott busine9$ seeks amanager to be 
responsible for trading administration. Initial 
ba» is the eennJ Lobdon bead office. 

The idea) appUcant will be aged over 35 
writhexp^ence of managing and controlbng 
staff. The new man or woman must becapable 
of revitalising (he growing administration of the 
Company The work will also involue the overall 
responsibilifyibrthe _ 

c£20,000 + car 

The afrility to work under pressure and 
pay attention to detail is essentiaL The 
successful candidate udll be a selfstarter, who 
can plan wen ahead and keep the Directors Up to 
date. Future expansion plans include the 
improvement of office systems and 
coimpu terisatlon. Rtirnotlon prospecte and 
remuneration are flexible and should not bar 
outstanding candidates. 

Those with appn^viate 

J experience should write In 

Q ^_AlTir confidence to RNOrr, 


paperwork concerned with g j experience should writi 

purchaseandsalescontracts. AaOl€UMO confidense to RNOrr, 

and import and customs • ^ quoting Reference M26 

documentation; -- -- ot telephone fora form. 

Manasement Coi^tants 

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; Vbuamassrforsieeutiveeenwf over£2Cl000pa. 
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Vlfe are abo SDSdalets on the (»depi(vmen( ot 
aerwr eiectitaveL Fw a fiM cofriideiihd dacus^ 

phone Paul Fletcher 


P iwnfer H o use , 77 Oxiard Street, WlRUtB. 
1U: 01-439 1188 



Hie Industrie! Sodety's Gty end Ceminereial Deportment c ant i w i es to 
expaod its octhfties witfi fhe finondel sector ond the pto h sacBS. 

Due to this growth, %ro now seek od^tionoi odrisera to comptement our 
current teom. 

The people wiO hove: 

* a proven record in monogement tbot eon be roloted'to The Seoety*s 
consign of 'ochieving peoples’ c o m ii iiim e n t at work’. 

* c e iw wit i iient to ochieving effective leodersb^ ot all levels 

* obiSty to comnnmicote with senior managers 

* abiTity to advise and idenrify training rcquiieuieiils, submit praposols 

and eondiic».;t(re..weik... . .. .. — . 

* experience in the finandd sector 

Tins is on imniedkite voconcy, wHh o second in the necnlnture. The work b 
mostly b the LcHidon oreq, ohliougli sonie time win be spent trayeUing in the - 

In one of riiese posts eiqierience of the Lloyds msuranct ntorket would, be o 
distiact odvantoge. 

Age guide: 30-45 

If you sede o challenging, srimulating job ond fit 6ib retqinrement then: 
Write with pers ono l deto3s and summary of experience related to these 
requirements to: Jill Hornsby, Staff Officer, The Industrid Sooefy, 

3 Carhen House Terrace, London SW1Y 5DG. 

Chief Executive 

The Independent Hospital Group 

Up to £30,000 . \ ^ 

The Independent Hospital Group is an: assodatibn of 200 acute 
independent hospi^ and related pilv^ health care organisations. . 

It was established in 1 976 to promote.atd Kfsguard the krterests of 
menibers arto foe irtoependerrt sector of health care to governmeriL 
the health care industry, the metfo and the general pub^ 

The Chief Executive will ensure'effective repre s ent a tion ofthe IH6 to 
the outside world and will provide an bitormatibn and advisory 
service to membeis and foe Board. The role is pro- ac t i ve arxi - 
expanding in scope and importance, pro^^ng a higivprDflIe career 

Candidates, aged under 55, should have several years sartor - 
adminlstrafive.experfsicepr^ersfoly in the heatth cae field and be 
able to demwisbato an ability to comnuatoate, persuade and 

Salary for discussion as IrKScated- Location probbt^ Central 
London with considerable tfavp|. 

Please write -in confidence - stating how the requlremente are met 
toOavidBenn8llref.A.438^..' . 

This apptKntmen a ap^tci men snti women. ■ ■ 

HAY-MSL Sieleelion and Adtfdrteing Limited, 

52 Grosvenor Gardens. London SW1W DAW. . . 




As a resuH of ourebntinued growth we require seversd MANAGEMENT 
CONSULTANTS to mantain our devekgxnent 


You must be highly rnotivated with art appeUte forachievoiienL Yotir 
successftri track recondwiHshow that you are thoroughly eoqxBriencedin 
the business tobusiness area and cabbie of problem sotvirn for small 
arfo iTiedium sized oorripanies, be th^ tinarKsal, comrrietciaior 

Ybu will receive comprehend trainlr^ and foe back-up neces^ry. A 
first-rate remuneration padG^ commeh su rate with eftori Is ofiered. 

if this is your sort of challenge and you are free foran IMMEDIATE • • 
START to |Oh our expanding team, please send comply career details' . 
to Mark Quinery, Ref: T1 500, In^eridentConsulbig and Management 
Company Ltd.. Uriiversal House. S6-S8 ClErance StreS. Nngdon4jpon- 
Tharnes.Surrey.Kn INF. 

Rescmix^es Adviser 


stamding to act as a Senwr Dtuluiihjiml Aihriruj tofte 
AteUDislzatiaa on fite dsvtiopM 
and qg fire e nvir p au aMtdmyik*ototoa w i 8 
dew dtopm etdpiiogianinBrgen^ ' • 

ToawiB have isqxnslbaay for ' 

of fta JAnMt^gaBoB jaeahiliaa to a ■ 

widsHrange of to tem a ti oc;^ ageodes c qa c snie d wittt ' 
variotoatpecfoiofnBtiit^xeeoiaotodffvdc^snKfotaBd ' 
leseaiclL The wc^srfil zaqaire ickse eoBtoet wifo 

m foe HKL Ac aspect of the toodc win be foe 

req;xuuBtali^ torznatofauung {ooSaasiGRai stfotdudsaf 
advice (»i R& O m B^cksltuira; forestry arfotudhealtti 

. . tH a drtitinw bcKBMMffagiMili 
science md pcst-gsdiate (^aiiific^ipn^ you iinut have 
ip Tnima g ^^ mrf adVi B a ry work in foe 
firidrfienewattonatotdi iBsuu iBeiLPtiegionstwa3cm 
tropical cDWtries, fore<d^ptojec^ fat agricitttiae. 
ieseajcfoanddevelopmegtwaipiDgitefoea ppt o | g ia te 
badrgronnd ftg tins ptestigjous atyornttnenf. 

Salary rises fiocn iSljaDO to £34||I}M 
qaaltficatians and e3rperiance.'TTie post is Itoadoa-baHseeT 
but irtvolves ermsfrierabie teare! overseas and 
r^neseptalionatiitfoi i a t io n ili x ic l ie t e n ces. 

The sQspcmitmefofo ibc apetiM of 3 years wifo foe 
posaftiOity, tol^ect to renews of teiog 
penoanent fo geaflex. 

5ocfaxfiierdetaife3iidaaiqppBn£onfoxm(tg!M. '. 
ConuBiasbn. Alengdn Lfob B asi ng st efoa , Hants RG8T : 
rxidepbane Basingstote (Q^) 4886S1 (anaweiixig . 
service operate outside ^oe houxsX or tdex 6SK8B 
CSCCfoSMaPlease^IMte sefi S/6853. 

T2ie Chril Serrieeia an eqeal opportiuiity 
:em^oyer . 



Bntain hoping nations to he4> themsd.ves 

Fmanci^ Director 

W. London 


Otzz client, the engmeezing services dhrision of a major UE. 
ccmstructiongEoupse^anexpextencecLcomitteEdaDy driven 
executive to lead the finance fimetion of a snbstuitial bosir 
ness uniL 

WhilaiamhrB^^fanilBspgmBiKn jly rmfittaet 

based accounting department, foe posfoonfonnspaRafacential 
management tem and is principally coneemed vrith ma^ 
conuact analysis and review. ..Contact with non-finmic^ 
managers is extenave and calls for highly devetoped com- 
muxiication and negotiating string 
Suitable candidates will Jto qualified accountants aged 
capote of adopting a flexible ap^oach to a rapidly chahforig* 
Jsusiness envixonnaent. Preference win be given to with 
a broad knowledge of international construction projects. . 
Prospects for career developmentaze fotcefl^ both vrifointbe 
division and the group as a whole 

Please apply dixec^y to Peter Breen on 01-^ 5161. . 

■ BobeztHalfPeisonB^ Ftoepest, BamaaBeass 
Vfood Stnet, XreodSB EC2B 2IQ. 

r-%.' *' r •• 

< . •. I M . 

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WeB ever 90K orouFCtott 
in. Sensr • ate - Middle 
Managescot addm job. 
nvrii'xaeeas Sraagh the 
wndvenlMd Job' marfcet. 

To tod OR bow oar career 
dweiopipeut and . CV. 
SuiibUB can nexiniw ytmr 
nicer pnaresioft 
us now foe 'at sxidoraiocy ' 


9II0& - onMdm jrour C.V. 

Yow tome could depeod 

Omr AMmot Snvias Ltd 
- • - Tet9tr49iva 


SALARY TO £25k -F car 

Set is a young, dynamic com- 
pany proviOing computer traioinx, ctw^tascy 
soft'*'are services. As Europe's leading 
waileno?^ we have a reputation for 

should have a inoven trade record in 
S.™ UiWmeM.and Control, be personaUy 
Hn a mnimum 5 yews' experience 

?r They wiU be responsible for the 
dev^pnicnt and management of all 
™ning services. 

^ to: Tbe Fbnoniiel Of- 
ncer, Tbe insinicuon Set U4 IS2^1S6'Ken^ 
Town .Road, London NWi 9 qr . - 


;DAYMAY15 1986 



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Mamifeirtiiriiig Infarywatinn Distnbutkxn/ 
'fediiMdogy Logistics 

MRP/MRPII,OPT, ■ Comms, OA, Strategy, oomputei^ 

JIT, C1M, CADCAM, mainftaine/inim/ contron^ systems, 

FMS, rt) bodes micro, inaaiifacturing. warebousiDg. stock 

control, hi-iecfa 
materials handling, 

^ 17 - 35, 000 

MKA Search iDternationnl 
MKA House 
King Street 
Berks SL61EF 



WIe are one of the Cilyk leading independent Financial 
Kecruitment Companies. As a r&uH of our confinuing 
expansion we require an addifiona) consultant to join a bu^ 
team dealing with intemationa] banking and securities clients. 

Applicants, in their eaiiy or mid twenties, should have a business 
related degree combined with some commercial experience. In 
addition, ftey must possess the intellectual flexi^liiy, persist- 
ence and enthusiasm to cope widi a demanding and varied 

Salary: Competitive + Substantial Commission. 

For further details, please telephone C^udslx^ber Lawless. 

Bnancial Recnji'iment Specialists 
16-18 New BridgeSt. London EC4V6AU 

We havv been briefed by a range of highly 
' prestigious management consultancy clients lo 
help them search for the best young talent in the 

They can equip iast track* men and women for 
lomoiTow'k top management positions by 
broadening and deepening technical and 
interpersonal skills Arough a wide variety of 

The significance of management consultancy is 
reflect^ in frequent advertisements for 
consultants in the national media, but which ones 
should you ermsider? Our experience can help 
youcho(»e. ' 

Ws would like to meet hi^ calibra. numerate 
graduates in their late 20s or early 30s who have 
planned and/or implemented radical changes in 
strategies and computer-based systems in either 
line or support management rolw. 

YMir experience will have been gained in 
recognisable blue chip companies who operate 
advsmced ^-sterns and who are genuinely 
"forward thinludg about change. 

7b cfiscuss your next career step, please 

Omfffdap AlanBramr 

09056122U office 062875956 

0905354509 home 0753883288 

or send us your CVto the address below quoting 
yourdiayiune telephoae jiuoiben 



POLO/RALPH LAUREN are expanding 
their wholesale business and widi lo appoint 
a sales manager for menswear and 
ladieswear. The candidate should be well 
versed in coneqM sdling and have knowledge 
of upmarket speciality and department stores 
thro^hout the UK and {xesently working in 
a similar environment 

Hie Rspo^Mities ^uire a dynamic and 
enthtisiastic p^nonaiiO' whh a strong oiga- 
nizaiiona] sense. 

Salary negotiable. 

Please send C.V. and photograph to: 

Mrs C Rixon (T) 

Poloco Ltd. 

8 Cork Street 



SALARY SCALE £9,790 - £12,955 

This is a key management post. The successful applicant will be 
responsible for financial monitoring and planning, as well as for 
office and personnel management. Applicants should have at least 4 
years experience in the financial management and administration 
of an arts o^nisation or similar body; a diploma in arts 
administration or other similar professional qualification would be 
an advantage. 

Further details from the Director, Museum of Modem Art, 30 
Pembroke Street, Oxford 0X1 IBP. (0865) 722733. 

Closing date: Wednesday 28th May 1986* 

Retail Operations Controller 

c£25k + car 

* Professional Merchandising and imaginative retailing flair have 
created sustained growth and ambitious but realistic Business 
objectives for our client, a 60 branch specialist retailer of accessories 
for the home. 

# The requirement is for a retailer; a well-schooled growing 
professional with a demonstrable empathy for retailing and a trader's 
instincts and possessing sound house-keeping skills. 

The task is to manage and control the Retail Business at branch level. 
Although based in London, extensive UK travel is seen as a necessary 
part of developing the personal perfbnnance of managers and staff 
and ensuring that the highest standards of customer service and 
stores operations are meuntained and developed. 

An attractive, results linked remuneration padrage of c£25k + car Is 
offered with a Directorship envisaged in the near term. The Board 
see this new appointment as a career opportunity 

Plaaga write in «wwplg*c mirfiAmro ta Ttig Managing 

Tanstead Associates Ltd 


Wba End House 
li Hills Place. Lcxidon WlR lAG 
01-439 1881 

III ■■ ■ ■ -=^ 

a 1 

i - II 


£20k + shares in 1st year 

General Manner of financial services com- 
pany requires potential managets with 
proven sdes experience to assist in his ex- 
pansion programme. 

Td 01-734 8786 


Q A Engineers. Cathodic Ihotection Eoginee^ 
Statutory Inspectors preferaNy with 
HNC/HND for contracts in West Afiica. 

(0792) 470610 

Pmonnel OfBcer 

to £10,000 + benefits 

Our dient is cme of the malor BriUsdi Fi- 
nancial Organisations with assets 
emtHoyed of over flOOOm. 

We are looking for an energetic personnd 
generalist to loin an established team at the 
Group's head office in London, and be re- 
sponsible to the Personnd Manager for 
servicing the requirements of one the com- 
panies expanding divisions. 

You will provide a full personnd service 
including reemitment salary administra- 
tion. Job evaluation and some training for 
various categories of staff up to and includ- 
ing professional/ management leveL 

The group offers an assured future in a 
gro%vth area - and opportunity not to 
missed by somewie looking for career 
development within a pro f essional person- 
nel envtronmenL Age 25-30. you should 
be appropriately qualified to graduate level 
and have at least 2-3 Years broad person- 
nel experience. 

The overall benefits package is attractive 
and includes a non contributory pension, a 
profit share arrangemenL cash mortgage 
subsidy and. if necessary, relocation ex- 
penses: Please write, in strict confidence 
enclosing CV and qouting ref.333. to 



(IJantroller of 

arid Eesources 

In this challenging new role, which wiB rmort to 
the Oepuq; Secretary - General. reeponsbiRty is ' 
wide ranging and covers three mam areas of 
activity.'- rnaiketii^. public relations and informa- 
tion services - inciiiding Rmy fedflti^ 1^ 
cabbre experts head up t h oao s pecMst acthri- 
lies. hence a key personal attiffaute will ba the 
abditv to co-ordi na te and motivate their skiRs to 
further develop the eounc6‘s range of external 
mfliieneing and advisory activities. 

In edditkxi to managing the afMrs of pubfie leto- 
tions ^ nfOimation services, e dweet positive 
contribution 'to the devetopment of merke^ 
services is sought, hence marketsig ‘experience 
is an important requtremenr. 

Sslery on a scale firem C14.873 to £19.728 per 
annum (under review) plus non contributory 
pension scheme. 

an applicadeh fbnn and Job rtmrfripTinn 
please co nta ct 
The P er so nn el Department 
Alts Council, 105 PieeacBNy 

Londwi W1V OAU. • 
Tetepbone 01 - 629 S^ ckl 266. 

Closing dais for rseeid of applieatiens AtJi 

is 30 th May 19 K 

prmaa eppScaea CoWCv 

ntei "M 



Salary dtea £16AX) 

English Estates is a Statut^ 

Corporation which develops and 
mintages commercial and Industrial sites 
and premises in England in turtheiance 
of the Govemmenrs legionai and rural 

A new Business Support Service is 
being established at our Liverpool 
regional office to provide advice to our 
gmwir^ number of srrxilf firm terxints on 
Mersei^de oridtheNorth West. A bu^riess 
adviser with In depth financial skills is 
required to join the team, 

Applicanls preferably with an 
accounting quallficcttion or an MBA, 
shbuld henra brood financia! and 
commercial erperience and expertise In 
counselling or consulting work with small 
firms. Energy, good analytical and Inter- 
personal ^Is linked to a genuine 
commitment to help smew firms In the 
region will be key fa c tors in the selectioa 
The appointment will Initially be on a 
3 year fixed term contract. Essential car 
user allawance and rekxxiHon expen se s 
where appropriate wKI be payable. 

Rjrther details and application forms 
to be completed and letumed by 23rd 
' May, 1986 ore available fiom 

Penonnel Mraioger, RigRsK Eatales, 

SL G eoi g e ^ House. Miifisiiiiqy, 

Team VrSiiy, Cafetheocl, 

Tel: IVnesMe (091 > 487 8M1 


More properties to get you goii^ 
More he^ to get you growing. 

British Standards Institution 

Technical Officers (5tnd»b) 
Data Processing 

Starting salary £12J89 pa 
Can you respond to the challenge of working 
with the Data Processing indusuy to create 
national and intenxaiioaal Standards? 
Technical , Officera in BSl's Standards 
Division enjoy a unique career. As Com- < 
minee Sedetaries - and as full Cbmmittee 
Members- they play a key role in developing 
Standards thrm^h tedinically expert com- 
mittees drawn from the full range -of 
industrial. Government, user and profes- 
sional interests. They manage ~tbe projects, 
guide, advise and provide essential adminis- 
trative back-up. Involvemem is mainly widi ' 
peofrie, .as individuate and in groups, and the 
ability to plan, draft aiul communicate 
dearly, both orally and in wridng. is a key 

We are looking for candidates, with degree 
and/or corporate membershtp oC a profe^ 
siooal body and experience in indukry or 

Benefits mdude: five weeks holjday, 
contributory pension plan, etc. 

For mare infonnauonaHdan^q^ication form, 
pountial applieaios ere invited to coraact:- ' 

m[M British Standards Institution 

nm 2 Park street. LONDON W1A2BS 
ULLULI TelqshoiwrUI-MVaiNWEtf.XiMi 

to the executive 

InteiExec is tfte oi^anisatioa^e^ 
ising in die cnnfiflenrial promodotl of 
Senior Execudres. 

vacancies (ff a|^ for appointment 
InteiExcc^ qualified specialist staS 
and access to over 100 nnadvertised 
vacancies per week, enable newappoint- 
tnents at senior levels to be achieved 
rapidly, efieedvely and confidentially. 

Foranmtaally exploratory meetnigtelep h onet 

Londem ® 01-930 5041/B 


Birminghafn ® 021-632 5648 


Bristol ® 0272 277315 

30 Bddwin Street 

Edinburg ® 031-226 5680 

47aCeoigr Street 

Leeds ® 0532 450243 


Mancdiester ® 061-236 8409 

' Faa&nerHouie,FaulhKrSBeet _ C\^ 



Ifyoar career ia ai a dead end and you are eoatideriag a d a aae 
of diRciiM ihit CMdd be Ae opponmuiy you are looking ibr. 

Opportiniiiaeaiti fbrsdT assured pwpleirithMIity and busi- 
noa acamen to nain for a eaner wiriiin ifw linaacai services 

EidSiiig opponiniias for pcnoiW success and career devriofy 
mem we linked wnb eMcUm niwngnnd ibeprawca oTa weiy 
bi^ mcome. 

Withnil oU^iOB, find on abom our difectioo. 

Pteaa* phone Koilb Pont on 01-734 5660 





(£13,057 - £16,434 inc LW) 

This is a new post created to 
meet the training and develop- 
ment needs of tte 13 statutorily 
independent Councils compris- 
ing a national network of lay 
and professional representatives 
of electricity consumers. Based 
at the ECC. the Officer is re- 
quired to have substantial 
experience and skill in identify- 
ing training requirements and 
designing and presenting appro- 
priate courses. The post holder 
will also be expeerted to identify 
needs and opportunities for per- 
sonal. professional and 
organisational development. 

The post demands excellent 
skills in personal and written 
communication, the ability to 
operate at a national and local 
level and to absorb a complex 
knowledge base quickly. 

Applicants from a broad range 
of public . sector, industrial or 
consumer-related environments 
will be welcome. A secondment 
would be con^dered. For fur- 
ther information please contact 
the Electricity Consnmers* C^nacil, 
Brook HoDse, 2-16 Torrington 
Place, London WCIE 7LL. 

Tel: 01-636 5703. 

Closing date for applications is 
Wednesday 28 May 1986* 





Successful, expanding intemationa product de- 
sign company need a highly numerate, efficient 
person to set up and oontreS the accounts of the 
company’s 3 dtvistons based ki Umdon. Gen^ 
and New York. Computer and accounting ex- 
perience helpful and maths at least to ‘A’ level 
e^ntial. Self motivation, enthusiasm arid com- 
; mitinent to grow with the company necessary. 

Age 23+. Salary £11.000 - £14.000 neg. 
pfease ring 
.434 4512 



99 Regmt Street W1 I 




£11,280 - £12.168 

The Promotion and Community Relations 
Unit, under the Chief Executive, co-ordinates 
the promotional effort within the Council and 
writh associated organisations and provli^ a 
centralised press wd public relations service 
for the Council. 

The jobholder will report to the Principal 
Press Officer, joining a team of eight 
responsible for ensuring effective media 
cover^ of the City's attMGee, and the 

g revision of public relations services to the 
ity Council. There will also be involvement 
with the City’s overall promotional 

Applicants should have extensive media 
experience, together wHh a d^ree and/or 
relmnt professional qualifications. Ref 13/ 

AppBealion feimB CrelurnAto by 28A 
1980 and further partleulara from: Psf so nnel 
Sectlori. ChteT Exeeullve'B Dreartment^ 
Council House, Birmingham B1 IBB. 


SILVANUS is a new project which 
will promote and support the man- 
agement of neglected broadleaved 
woodlands in the South West 
through a ra^ of services to own- 
ers. Vacancies are for three years 
initially, with prospects for 

ERAL MANAGER is rrauired to nm the 
new projecL The post wiu provide an ex- 
citi^ cralei^ to the imagtnadon and 
busiaess abUines of the snccessful candi- 
date. Salary £10,000 plus car. 

quired with relevam forestry cQialificarioos 
plus experience of conservation throi^h 
good forestry practice. Satery £&,Q00 to 
£8,500 plus car/van. 

Further details: Wendy Baker, 
Dartington Institute, Stunners 
Bridge, Totnes, Devon TQ9 6JE. 
(Tel: Totnes (0803) 862271). 


Join our smaB Friendly City Office. You should be 
a good communicator as you will be providing a 
professional, polished service to all levels of- 
candidates and clients. We deal with some of 
London's top companys and if you have previous 
experience of working In the city we will train you 
in alt areas of recrurimenL 

For more details please telqfoone 
Jemtiftf Jttiinson 

L Boobetti HunI Reouibnenl ConsuHon^ 

^^3 Bedfold Sbe^ London WC2 0K240^1^ 

TIAIiLo ii'ioiVfc>i>A‘i' i>Ov> 



News Internationa^ pnbUshers of Ute Times^ The Sim'* 
day Times, The Sun and News of the World, invite 
applica^ns ifrom Senior Systems^Deyelppinent Staff 
with ‘ extmsive applications ^pe'rience in an 
IBM/MYS environment, for the. position of Systems 
Development Manager. 

^andidytAg who shouid be ovCT 30 will be able to dmn> 
onstrate -soo^ Project Management mpcriei^ with 
particular emphasis on financial and dtetribntion sys- 
terns. In depth technical knowi^ge otomed inSysbmis 
Ai^ysis or J^togranimii^ and tfae.abiU^ to liailK w^ 
all nsers to BOard levei'-are a pre^regnmite; Familiarity 
with DEC Imsed systems would be advantageous. 


T his is an opportunity to join a laige, \ndely dlversifi^ 
rapidly expfmding, intemationai media ai^ entertain- 
ment' gjronp;'w^ interests, in lEurope:, Ndr6i America 
and Anstialia..Ba^ at ^ News fnternadonal Print- 
ing Plant, hear St. Katharine's Dock and the Tower of 
London, this iiiiportant new position will command an 
excelient .salary, six weeks folida^ Pension and Life 
Insurance provision and free family BUPA,: 

Please send your CV to: • • - 

The,.Data Proce^g Mani^^^ . 


P.O. Box' 4^v Virg^bi .3...'.?- 

.Are:yoaBaming-£20,00Q^-£100,000-p.a. and s^king a 

new job? ’ 

Conn'ax^ht lias probably executives, to fmd 

new appointments through its successful executive 
marketing programme than any other organisation. 
Coritact us for a free confidential fee assessment meeting . 
lyyou are currently abroad, ask for our Expat Executive 
Sen/ices, - . . ^ ’ 



The Executive Job Search Professio 




Wamed%' fU/ 

with Fjhhassy cofnPQnent in Read- 
ing. M^t\.s^ye..'nadv . m 

English. Un£v«iyty de 9 cre. <i^ 
in jourmdism» hishny.- aM 

ability to write clearly & accinatetir 
Some -typing rabflity ■ necessary. Must 
have interest In and knowledge of ciu- 
rent world a£T^rs and be willing to 
work ofi' rbtatihg schedule. ' 

Starting salary ££0.025 

Send Resume and Telephone number 
to Personnel Officer American Em- 
bassy. Grosvenor Square London WlA 

Short listed ^plicants vidll be Incited 
for teste. - 

A opnifiran t Opportunity to belp develop 
the hidian client base ot an Inteniational 
Consulting CtHnpany. The post w>uld be 
,ba^ in l^ndnn^ with rnnsidgrahte travel 
throu^our India and other countries. 
;The successful w01 be in ih^ 

early 2(Ts, sp^ nuraf En^h and Hindi' 
and should have atleast some knoviedge 
of another European langu!^ An Interna- 
tiondly recogased'and hlmly success 
academic badiground fnvmving a stroiu 
quantative element \rill be esential. 
Knowto^ of micro comput^-and spe> 
cific experience in manutecturing, logistics 
•or financial sciences would -be an Mvan^- 
t^. Applicants should have ^ extenrive 
knowledge of Incfia in'geafiid with widS 
ranging travel :ei9ierieuce. 

Please reply mto fun.resurae..and qualifica- 
tions to Box C68, liie Tuaes, 1 Vii^nia. 
Street London El 9DD: * 

W.P; Operator/R'eceptionist 

We are looking for an accurate typist- (60*70 
“^In) to work In 'our friendly -Kensington 
offio&_7^ Job Ir^wK a of rweptioh 

duties OTd W.P. woiic. Woi^ .prpcmng 
experience Is necessary thou^' ^ditional 
training will be given. ... 

Candidates should be smar^^ll-spokm.apd 
educated to at least 'O’ LevS standerd wit^ a 
second European language. Experiahee .of a 
Herald switchboard would also be-^useful. A 
non.smQker is preened. . . 


Leading professional {nactire asso- 
ciated with the construction 
industry with multirnullion pound 
fee- turnover seek an exjperienced 
•pe^n tQ-be-respbnsiblerorthe-ad- 
ministration and finonrial af&irs of 
the practice. 

Candidates should ideally have an 

Jf you are i nte rested in woridng focthis small, 
intemationai company which d^ls with credit 
card secuiity<.piease write with your CV to: 

Miss Sutton, Card Protection Plan. 

90 Earls Court Road, London W8-6EG. 

ous experience -of worlai^ in a 
Professional Consulting Practice. 

Excellent remuneration sati fringe' 
benefits including a car wiil be of--, 
feted to the successful candidate. ■ 
Please reply, to iBox G95 The 

^ ,'THfe. ROVaL IN^TTIJTE of 

S^Rteeareh FeUow to 'dirsct and expand- interra- 
tional economic programme of pdicy oiientsd 
research on pads and finance, focussmo on the 
JECD -area amt on the politcd dmai^ons m tntema- 
economic retatiorB.’ 

.Responsibilities incline, jjva^ manageinent and fi- 

nancing of the programme, fnitiatmg and 
resCTch aid owseeing research hy dtl^.'Tha'>' 

grounding hreootiomcs, and famili^ widi 
the,p^ manng emnroninent of government, the- 
pnvate Sector, or intemationai oraanisations, desirietL 
saiaiy-Hn senior idetioer -ranffa. . . .. : 

Further details and appication form from: 


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BigSane'- . 

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d ah giiithiiHandrfsewgi ReiMiaeTeowceaunm^^ 
asbainmwBbefmSDaidi. ' 




This interestiBg and'daltensog position calls 
for -casifidates ^ed 40^SS who have* consider- 
able administrative and finanriai eiqierience. A 
knowtedge of skiii^ and the Alps is essemial and 
the ability to speak French or German would be 
an'advamagc* Reporting to the Cotm^ of the 
Ski Dub, the Secretary he responsible for 
the over^ nuipu^ and cpnin^ of ^ Ot ff s 
affius in theTlK aadfun^' Pfo^aaTBielgavia 
working condiiion& 

Write to Qt^iman. 

* ,, S C G _B (aJK). . . 

• 118- Eaton Square.' . • 

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fof qtplkmioa form 'mth sae. 

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informabon fill in the apprOfmate toupon afid rebiM itfO ffle'CLvl] S9rvice.^C6iniDi8Sk>n, Alencon T twh - 
Basingstoke. Hante RG21 lJB,X)r. telephone Basingtoke<fl2S6) 468551 tbe-apj^riatp r^eiqpee 

number^venbekiw(answerhig5errice(^>erajes outdid^ office Itoues)!. . >'* 

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Please sCTd me details oFSEQand-HEO-^ts inth e ■ PQTUin ■*n 

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Sales Director 

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iaM<«ipaaia i en.-og tfie Gonvatir’is te 
cIAb cidifanivbo wSliiiaiiage. 


For Quality 

to afl eetiy^ with i*ngfnpf^rinCT management both ot 
CQStaoaaS and-WjfldQ the Go«i |».J ny ferKi ^ gw t i al e»rjv»Tic»ty-n rtf WTTTtl 
AHeriean TTwrimf weeiM ha aw j<lgaiujy* am WtWnj fhr 

jinnnrTinnodrfl topfa y a leading wteipth ^ 
beoader managemeot of toe CoaniaziT. 

The post fwfakjt has aiaaen tean m tea* n» t wt ana joT Yi^irtf moT i^} besftd fn 



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ObNSULTANTS 1 1 German-English Translator 

Tfadmg inteniatioDal phannaoeuticai company 
seeks experienced senior translator to woiic in the 
publications depaitoent at its headquarters in 
Swtz^iand. Omdidates should be: 

- highly qualified in Gennan 

- expmenced in technical t ranslat ion 

- femiiiar with medical and phaimaceutica! 

- skilled m writing reports and editing papers (in 

- capable of prepanng scientific material for 
p^ting and proof-reading to a high standard 

- willing to take personal responsit^ty and wodc 



Armnfifam qr lV)Mni ii w.l , BtSanlt lo f tfng 
«Mwn l tiwMy jo fhaqwdwirt leecuitBaeiit 
a cco uataal B wid fiidr afea%- baa a. noven 


AppfficaHons are imfted 
lOF me post of 

Cantodatte- must have had retavant 
adm inis t toB dh. irianagwneift and ftnancial 
flxparianoa. .The* appototniett-' wll 
commance in the. Easier Tanii'1967.' 

Furthw parittailars are avaaM 

fiaad Ntoster. Bedford Stobol,: Bom^. 

Read. Bedford MK40 2TU. 

Tal^ena .Ba^rtf S34SI. v 

with widely eaaed and: chaDaagmi 


.To joia one id oar awtr a afiil pndiMioiiaL I 
yoo flhoold bfr 21 - ^ adf^owSfiaenti ado« 
catad to degree level and pwEmeldr nve as 
aococmtaiicy or ^wwi w mww mI 

Conteek Pirfiard WsOaea an: 

01-834 0489 
Accoimtaiii^ Personnel 
6 fflen House, Stag Place 
. ..London, SWl 5AA 


enw i t fit waaium qw—a, VI ew-OfiawiiiWwM' 
w iai u Mwni m f . * M O J»u i weiu apM orxaojooo 
in Mata for a McMda«. Tin cMMny n«*w « 
named -cMi «a«iMar to M»4hatir«r » aniMM ax< 
MHion araptownt WMdi «a ke ctatf, Jtofeed wah 
aoto cBWMe to W lartiw. fSM. ■tottijwaut Snodto 
AnMi^ AavecMk OtoM !■«» «aler toanomcM »■' 
pnm to toe-MMto CM JM iMVi 

ina teauL 

Remuneration and conditions would be 
&v<Hualde and commensurate with qualifications 
and experience, the Swiss cost of livipg and the 
demands of this cbailenging post. 

Write in the first instance to CSba^Geigy Scientific 
Publicalion^ 100 Wigmote Street. London WIH 
9DR, outlini^ qualifications and experience. 
Short-listed can^dates will be invited to 
Switzerland for interview. 


Mtoi W1 

Sp^ Netvvork 

an intonal cfisaisaon.anda d 



20^ May LONPON: ChurdiiLHptri;:lbrtmw 
2tStM2vVW^TK>RD:D^ParkHb^ . 


22nd READING: Ram^ Hotd, Oxford Reed 4.00piT^ 

hripfol. •• ^ 

Sp^ is one of the woricTslarg^ proujdeis<>f<Dmrr^ and netwoik 

sen/ices: In mcentyears our Netwycrk Services Operation has established a 
vvorid-wideTeputa^ fbr.exoeOa?ice in ajsfornnetworks.. As a resufoweare; 

expandhig 1^ andArenoM^iecruitii!i9<^^ 

following arw:'. 


Pmdranrvners m pec^ lead in RASCAL, *C IG-bit assemblers. 

Nnnmjm of 5yeais in Gommunications. someidf vvhidipref^^ 
in anSNA environruenL 

• . . -^JPPQCT- 



SALARY SCALE £9,790 - £12,955 

This b a key management post The siicoessfiil 
applicant will be responsible for financial monitoring 
a^ planning, as as for office and personnel 
management Applicants should have at leak 4 years 
experience in the Rnancial management and 
administration of an arts 6i]^n^ti6n or gmiiar 
bod^ a diploma in arts adounistration or other 
amiter professional qualification would be an 

Further details from the Director, 

Museum of Modem Art, 30 Pembroke Street. 
Oxford 0X1 IBP. (0865) 722733. 

Obriag dote; Wednesday 29tk May 1986. 

Minimum or J yrarssuppm expenence wnn oneoi ine TOQOwing areas: 

SNA: C^nfiguikion.Gfiar^ IBM'S networks, some consisting of 

3270 arid rgnote batch taminals; OCS/TSQ/IMS;DOS, MVS, NCCF; . 
andysis and-resdhstibn cf:comrrttjntcatx)ns>p(c^^ Idoon and 

1100AppficationsliNTEL.808Si^ : . 


SQA peopfo with a rrHninxjm of3y»rs expeifence to 'work on an stages 

prefects worn planning,: though d^h^ , 

■ ■ , 

Highly eepenenoed in applyirig-axnmunications in a busness environment 
Must have the ^nty to de\klop:a business soiutionard pns^^ 

.>1 M/y w ^haoerr^^ both technicai ^.nphftechniqrf.. . 

All these jote wffl be bas^atouTfiew Iriternkfonal. Operatic 

in North U 3 rKion<NVbO)biJtAwRaisoinvoluevai^^ 

ajixme and beyonclJhe saians will match the hl^ level of skills required. 

The pack^ vyai^indudel depeMfi^ ^o^ 



Fnnkfort DM 

Oar CBeat • korffrig Cenoao book, leqairs i tnntbtor to be based ra tbeir 
bead office in FiaokAm. As pmoTa team oT tianslaiofs, ibe candidue would be 
requued lo trinrtite documems oTa baakin,. economic or EPP nature between 
EniSah and GenasL 

Ed g ate d to depce kvd fn eitber German or Economrea. the ideel candidate 
should hate Ewdebutother longue wfibepoftobaowlwlw of Gennao and poee cto 
lekvnt eap erience gsiiied diber as a traeaiiior or within a baokng env i ton m enL 

Pleaae sead m detailed Carnetdum Vitae. suithiB s^ry expectatioas. to 
ASsaa McGaiMB. Teasfbaw latefaaiieiial Ltd, I7B W s hn p ws l r. 
Tndew SeZM 4LX. Tcfe «») «23 1266. 

Jonathan Wren 
. International Ltd 

sinking Consultants 

Ot -402 7221->fou'iTiay4ltobrid'heryourCVat45CrBvyHbrd Pbee, 

Lw>don.W1Hm - '■ . 



15-2*lFfcii«b<aeaa.t— i 
2S-3im MinoHMi Mwaai 

AaeMBMtatofiMtoiBilw : 

ili mtTiM ti Mw a V 

City Sales 

Sophisticated DBM S/38 based 
Ci^ software systems 
to £30K + car + top benefits 

FDrtberexnthign|taiHion and plaiifird devHepments withm 
the LoDdon Finance DivisioD of Insighl. tlie leading System 3B 
software fioaee, Iwve rrrated an eaeellenl career opportunity for a 
person wftli a totally profesAoaal approach to jofai the Compiuiy. 
This B a new ippointnient which will rarry jvspoiuibiUty hw the 
sale* of all London Finance Division serrtee * which embnee bespohe 
devdopment work and spcciai iet financial paekagn,e.g. Securities 
Management, Accounting Reportingand Trading system 
iS.M. A.R.T.ji. The appointed peraon will belotaUy re^MHisililefor 
the devdopment and iroplemeatetion of the DiviHODB sales ftmetiao 
and win report to the Director, London Fhiaiice Division. 

AppBcanta wiB pTfAaUy be camotly woriung in a sales or 
eonsnlia^ caparity a^ have a knowledge and background in the 
City market place. A good social presence, a high dt^rw of 
communicating skills and the ability lo negotiate cfii^vely at top 
level ate cas cn tial pi cie <|ni wiea of toe post. 

Salary, as indicated. wiD reflect experienee and ability, and 
an attractive benefits package {ndvdes a Company ear, pension 
■rheme. BUPA, PHI and fife insurance. This appomtnent offers 
euellem scope for career advaneemenl to a perten detemined lo 
suerred in a stimulating environment. 

if yoD fed that you match up loonr demanding, yet hi^Iy 
cewaitiing, standards please tdephooc Terry Joint on 08833 2965 
orSieveCMstins on 0683 45846 TODAY or evenings afker8p.m., 

or send a comprebensivee.v. tothem at 

Awdry House, 1 1 Kingsway, London WC2B 6XF 
TelephoneOl-8368651 - 



Chief Engineer 
and Estate Manager 

The ICRF is the largest independent cancer research 
organisation in Europe, employing over a 1,000 stadT in its 
laboratories in Central London (the headquarters). South 
Mimms, Oxford and Clinical Units in several te«c»hin g 
ho^tals in London and Edinburgh. 

The Chief Engineer is diceetty responsible to the Secretary to 
the Fund for the maintenance and security of all Fund 
property and the planning/overseeing of ail new works, 
including the laboratofy complex. 

Candida^ should be aged 40-SS, with a d^ree in one of the 
engineering disdplines or similar Ftofessional qualiflcation. 

Salary in range £23,000 to £27,000. Pennasent appointment. 
Pension scheme. 

For further details and application form write or telephone 
M& SJH. Harley, Personnel OflBcer, 

Imperial Cancer Research Fund, 

44 lincofai^ Inn London, WC2A 3FX, 

on 01-242 0200 ext 305. 

































A newly- 
€ 16 , 000 + 

Comprisi^ more dian 50 maiketing, 
manufacturing and finance units, the 
Rank Xerox group provide high 
technology products and systems for 
offices throughout the Eastern 
Hemisphere. Following a recent internal 
promotion., an opportunity has now 
arisen for a young, newly-qualified 
Chartered Accountant > ideally from 
one of Ae major firms - to join our 
Group Financial Accounting 

As part of a small, highly professional 
team, you will be involved in the 
preparation of monthly and annual 
accounts required within both the U.K. 
and the U.S. In fulfilling your role, you 
will have the chance to ^dn the kind of 
in-depfii understanding of our business 
which will enable you to progress within 
the company in a relatively short period 
of time. 

Currently based in Central London, 
we wdll be moving, towards the end of 
thisyear, to new, exc^tionally well- 
equipped offices in Marlow and we are 
willing to provide relocation assistance 
as necessary. In additioru we can offer an 
attractive s^ary and a wide-ranging 
package of benefits. 

Please write, enclosing full career 
details, to: Christine Hand, Senior 
Personnel Officer, Rank Xerox Limited, 
338 Euston Road, London NWl 36H. 
IbL* 01-380 8000. 



Due to tbe continued expansion within the City, many of our Merthant and Inleraa tiona l 
fiawiring Clients are conductii^ intensive r ec fu i tm ent campaigns for staff in tbe foUowing 


^ ^ . . . . . . . ... RPG n/UI prdessknab woridnc oo IBM systcoi 38 

Por Baokos wiUi maiketiiK emnem who mb to wUbkiMiwle<teofBa^uw4irTi«3sur7l)ediaemteias 

fniiher their caieeis within the developtn^speoa] prod- preferably l^AS and KAPITl packages. 

net area for then global cuetooera. BUSINESS STSTEMS ANALySTS£12-?5K 


Reeea%' qualified ACAb to move into Intamatnoal andyii8.piefonUyIBMiaIa^tbanwch8va«aiaBbeK 
and hpwkia g within ovpoiate finanr«, capital of eaceileut canar oppo r t unio ea. 

maiketa. inv eet ment or maAetii«. iBM/MVS PR QGR AlfMRRS ■ 


Graduates with at least 2 yean coqmntamifitaoelyRe 

eqieriena to worit with tbe marketing oiScen on new eoupW with kncwdedge fore i gH 
Ewmn hBinera prapoeals. In aeveral theae posi- eeeunbeaaadn^M^mmWe.jeten^ain^ 
tions formal credit training will be provided. yean compotar a unit i ng m tlus ana. 



PprtaMnRe cri i i nneoiScrv ke s Lim i t ed 

Tels 01-236 1113 



V- i'f .•'•‘f 

Facts reaUy speak for theinsdves, don’ttbey? 

And when you consider them, ibey make a 
the best && form sdiool-leaveis in Biitaia to run our 

^ a&a that weVeinvesdng;C480mil]ioa 
over two years in the hugest and boldest dian^ 
we\e ever made. Itfs a &ct that retailing has never 
been more aggressively compedi^ morunveiidve.' . . 

and more dtalleng^ng. And a &ctdiat we’re 

offering young business imiovatocs an opportumQr to 
move fiiSKr fuithecin ourihdusay-ihan they^ 
be able to in almost any othen 


cominerdal pressure too great for us to allow talent to 
go unrecognised and unr^aided. Perhaps uiikgidy, 
we have the confidence to offer ouryouDg 
management entrants the real respon^ni^of a 
£1 rniUiqn sectioD of a Store arid Up to 15 staff only: 
eight wed^s into a career! 

' Promodons come &st and fiequemly. 

The sc^ofyourre^xmaliali^is detemimed only by 
yoin measure of self rdiance. Store Manageixient 
beforeyduYe 30 K a zedRlx£hbo4 arid 
scoT^ tuxiiing--over0OO milfioir4*aiid dieir 
Mahag!aseatDmgover£40,0()0,diaifsb . 

Bmtfattebancrtfaierai y ih w en^tD 

demolish. tf».>Iorgperyone ^n n^lw fl : 


c ar ee n 

' IfhnifaeodiBrhgi^y^ ’ iw ^iiTfirierttriw 
can work hard and meprdMfl(a^yjrhriiAnn h<w»r 
.piaremmvestyourAMey!deducadan.i . 

For findiernffoEmarioa about bur Ybung . 
Management Erilivsaieme.wrfaetoTogy fiam<wf-; 
Managern mtRfig mftmertr Tli e p a r iTwent; 

Madjs &Spenc^Michad House, 57BakerStteeL 
Ix)iidonV^ll5N,quoiax«Rfi£CTAl;. ■ 



JntemationafMonogement Consultants are looking for bright endaiTihjtibusapp/r* 
cants from 26 to 35. 

The ideal candidate ^ould have 3 to 4 years businessexpetienee in manufeetor* 
ing. production, logistics orsuperwsion. Fluency in Italian, Scatuiinavianorodter 
European languages will be given pretie/ence. /Yon<£EC nationab s/rau/dnot 
apply . 

Alter m on • the ’job training period, you will be able to apfdy proven management 
techniques for improving business performance in diverse areas. The pos^n /n* ’ 
vrdves extonsfve travel but does not require relocation. You will have an exce//ent 
opportunityfwiapidadvaiKement in both earnings and responsibihly. ... 
Ser^ ybur^f^catton and Complete cm. with salary history to 
M’2l^^l^"irhunKation,chauss4edeLaHulpe 122, 1050 Brussels, 
wtto vnUfQrwerd. Ptea^mehUon,the reference 230 on the envelope. 


We are looking for someoae with a 'gpod 
general knowle^ of 19tb century and tradi- 
tional fumimre to work nan tune m our. 
large showroom in Slotme Street The hours, 
are 10.004JX)pm mon-fri mid.;S3tiinlay- 

Jteiyl cpII.' ?^h- .MaeKwJlirf . tlm 


1 'EnkUdi lesbnnntni t'S 

|. enM Ma^d^MBOuiT. Thfr mMuAM* 

.widi good tqwniiig 
perienoe. . Knovriedtt of 

the «doqiliinia!.«ccne an 
^advantage. AppEcatioiik 
inciudiag details of pib-' 
viouB wepefftnee tor -- 




<>: V 


'^^erloo <^10,000 

• __. . ^'^®?®‘y^'^»J«stryis^worid^laigescsoutce<tfptiva» 

have Mvested in more than 8,000 cfttnpani<^ Qi»Trhf 

^^iKywharveavacancymonr Company Secretarial fjg ngfwiffiif 
to onr Asastanc to die Seactery (SUMtory). TTiei^ 

• mamra m my the C on<nTn^ Q»fii- A/»_aTv4 n ia;lr> Mf^|^ Triwretfs 


• n^^^tinp ourTjade MflA aA r tm ki 

• Stockholder 

as welt « an nyaiea li i g rang e of Company Sectecarialand project work. 

Ca yi i ^t e s should haveatleast2 A fevelsoraaegimleitt 
standard (rf ^rarioi ^md hare gamed at Ieast 2 yeatsrgeneid 
««mner aa l a riTTri n is tr a tlve e^)crience in an office enwronn>*»»^ 

ircleifcnce will be given to ar yKratif^ who; 

• ^studyingtothelC^exams 

• hare exigence ^gjthmaCan^anySegretarialde parttTw^t 
. • ate non-smokeis 01 the office 

• aieunder30yeaisofage. 

Out tttiactirefinanc^ sector packa^inidiuiesacoiicessiQitary 
nuntg^e scheme, nee medical msnranrgj profit <haTrtig^ anon- 
- coutribatory-peasion srheme, fiae i Mnchatand ^ o c ket loan 

scheme. . . 

hiterested? Please contact CarolyiiWolsey for an 



91 ^tedoo JRoad,London ^ 
Teh 01-928 7822 ezt2217. 


i'ixAly. i-» •._.•?> 




London beyn^£20,M0 

The Association is ttie leading academic body in the UKIbr teth 
ProiesEoonal and insHtiiHntiai mftmhpBjg and it seeks Id T^p pn*n> a 
Director General, fellowing -tbe retirement of the pres^ 

TTif^imhattf, fn l»y j ftp Sfirrpfariat untf manay jlR affairs 

The pngfirm is both prestigimis and dgmam-ting legisnog 
outstanding OT ^nbatiPT^ r Tnarteing ^^ riiplomarif; 

fmanraal qpd Q-irnmiiTiireitiry ■ dfflfe with ttie.SGnsitnnty tO satf^ t 

dis^ararA niismbeiEhip:need&-CoDiinerc3ali:acuiQen^SBi-s^ 
locrtwaaon are also ley 

Prime objectives axe to «i& eaHe tnemh^Wp^ and 
inpDve sKvices and clevidop soisxi . Jnandalr lesoutoes 
FaznQianty vnft latini^ aid local govemni^ orgazdsatibsB and 
their pcdii^ would ah advantage as woold experifaioe in 
anxveoliODal OsQQcil and Coimniltee work EacpeaipncR m- 
hhiseian activities would be a plus. 

Please send M career tnstoxy, in total oonfidenoe ta 

Detde ]>odd4 gwttag tefereaee 
Mainstay RiaiiageMeal Sewfew Maftw ^ 

34 Todc Streep TwidBenhaBL ADddessx TWl 91^ 

Ttiaplioae; 01«391 3301. 


I Managemeiti Starvices HBBMHiHHi 

M qnli 

CT^ P iBK C . 

Fv iMhu dcttih nd no 
afani on fin On be i ummu I 
W 27 Jut i9M> wriK to GvO 
Sente rnnwiiniinii Akneoa 
Link. BuiasHolw. Hanlt 
KC2I Ua or uirplioac 
ewhifiluta Urn- 

swennf servkc opraio 
oiks Imnd or Ikici 
CSCDMW G OViw fine 
. (cC 


Client Valuations 

City upto£12»000 

Reno wn alfataqudtty service iioridwidegur 
Qient, a niR)or invennwTtf inanaganerit ooiiipaiiR 
has creatied an esccqiciona] opportunity for a ' 

Repordng ID a urectoc, your duties will 
eiic o MpagiiaiMiig with cite n rsandprovidmE them 
wfdi omridih vahariocisi inoemeupdatesaiid' 

Educated CO ‘A' Levd siaiMiatd. you wiH possess 
Nufiieracy is essential as isagood knowledge of 
computerised syscaais. 

In apply pWase write or telqrfwne Rona Law 
quocingReE FLD74. UoydCSia|aiwQ Assooiies* 
160 New Bond Street, LbndoB WIY (SSL' 

SSSSd Selectt on 

(JlcUSfndn WsahnwiOi^ieTa 


Rod Uali 606 260 

Personnel Manager 

Cheshire £16,000+ 

BP Nuhffion (UK) Limtee^ a whoOy*owneci subsiciiary oFthe BP Groups monufaefunes and maricels a range of onimai 

iaed products. Our Head Office is moNring to Qieshire and we ora boldng for a Personnel Aikmoger. 

Developing people for a changing oegantsoKon wUI be an integral port of your rolSr together wHh active advice and 
guidance to moiogers who run Ihetr own business sireans. 

Aged 35-50 and prefisrobly o graduate, you must hove in-depth personnel experience at senior levet be analytical 
and penuasive wSh a high level of energy, orsd hove a firm commitment to commercial 

Salary w3 be at leod £15,00CX Large UK company benefits indude car, non-confributory pension arxi a diare 

Please write or telephone for on appkslton form, os soon os possible to: RS. Rees; Personnel AAonager, BP Nutrition 
(UIQ LirnHect 1 StepBeH >A«^lhaiTv Essex CMS 3AB. Teh Wilham (0376) 51 3651 . 

SP fi an egua/ opportoniiy employer. 

BP nutrition 




Nefws Interoational, puUishers of The 
Times, The Sunday Times, The Sun 
and News of ffie Wo^ invite 
applications fim .computer operations 
personnel with extensive IBM/h^S 
experience for positions as Shift leaders 
or Senior C^puter Operators. 

In depth tedmical knowledge is a pre- 
leqoi^ and experience of JES2, JCL, 

VTAM, ROSCOE and DCS would be 
highly advantageous. Shift Leacto will 
have had a (ffevious supervisory role, 
and an applicants should ^ve 
extensive network experience. 

Tlus is an opportunity to join a large; 
widely divenofiect rapidly exp^ding 
international media and enter tainmen t 
grouft with interests in Europe, North 
Amoica and Australia. Bas^ at the 
News International Printing Plant, near 
St, Kathexine's Dock and the Tower of 

l^ndon, these positions command an Please send a C 

exceUent salary, six weeks holiday, NToim fnfo 

Pension and life Insurance Provisioa inie 

and free fomily BUPA. P.O. Box 481, ’ 

£13-19K Negotiable 

Please send a CV, to The Computer Operations Manager, 

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P.O, Box 481, Virginia Street, London El. 




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Product Marketing Executnre Personal computers 

Neg to £25,000 + Car 

My dient is one of the foremost computer manufacturers in the UK and is 
looking to recruit a marketing professional to plan new product moves in 
candidate will possess an in-depth knowledge of this market and will ' 
understand complexities, comp^veness and buying principles of its 
users. For this reason, they are looking for highly motivated marketing 
prof^ionals who have developed through the sales route. Crucially you 
wiH have to demonstrate a high degree of success selling PC’s in bulk to 
maior accounts and OEMs. 

Your move into marketing will have been made at least two years ago and 
you will now be able to contribute to competitive analyses, advertising 
programmes, pricing, target marketing, product release and planning, and 
sales and profitability forecasting. 

Long term career prospects are excellent within an environment that is 
committed to marketing and you can expect to receive a remuneration in 
the region of £20,000 to £25,000 plus car. 

For further details contact Chris Matchan. _ ^ 

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Man yftfAi»maj < w p rofessional piactices art iCfifciiigtD 

expand dieir range of services in order to cafrita^ 
upon current Aan ge* in die financial oxnmunit^ 
Hiese could cleady ofier excellent career oppor* 
tunides to ardbidous Chartered Accountants widi 
frnanrigi seccoT experience whose specific market 
knowledge and business flair could enhance and 
develop the firm’s range of skills and add new impetus 
to existing management teams. 

Our dient is one of dw largest and most dynamic of 
die international firms. Their considerable involve^ 
ment in banking and finance is growing and they 
therefore have nrtd of an additional number 
of commercially minded, ambitious ACA’s, 

into Practice .. . 

Salaries up to £30, (K^ 

of commerci 

4 ged bet ween 26 and 35. The sucossful candidate 
would preferably have gained rdevaint experie^ of 
financial insdeutions eidier fecKn widim or frixn a 
specialist rale in a practising film and be le^ to apply 
tfaegknowdedge coawide range trfaudjt^nvesd g adons . 
assignmeocs develop the fiem’s businesB in diis. 
exddi^ sedor of die econcoiiy. 

Remuneratkm packages would be comperirive and 
p ros pects of partnership CficeflenL 
Applicants should write, endosiiig a full Cuxriodmn 
Vitae, quoting ref. FD2000 iD.l^ck Bdceiv FCAt 
P^lic Practice IXvisioii, 3^41 Paricer Street^ 
London WC2B 9LH or teleidione him on 
01-831 2000. 

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IVfidiael Rmtnership 

International RecnutmentQvisuitants 

London \Viiidsor Brisid fiuminghwn Manchester Leeds Gbsgow Brussds Neii^Mi Sgdaqr 
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tiainirig and experience, atSB3orHB>gral^ iPriiVSfitefioi^ Ji’ri* 

anaccountoKyor^(pjalllicafion.Suc^ -.::SOuffwarlf^m -.'•.r;':.. 

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FPS (Management) Ltd is a leading firm of finandal consultants and because of phenomenal 
expansion in 1986 is looking for outstan^^ individuals to complement its London based team, of 

The right individuals (aged 23+ and based in London) will be ttieigetic and intelligent, hi^y 
motivated, hardworicing and able to absorb new ideas quiddy. 

Full training will be provided. ^ 

R^uneration expected to be in excess of £15,000, and lead to management in tte first year. 
This is a superb opiportunity to develop your own business and career path in a growing company 
and in an exciting industry. 

For further details phone the Recruitment Manager on 01 240 9058 



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Our extensive branch netiVOfk means a For you: 
matching of clients and candidates nearest branen 
which approaches the idea!. teiepi oie: 


Negotiator with WEST END residenual ex- 
pericnoe. required hnniediately to take sole 
chaige of "tail end' of prestige period renova- 
tion just off M2S in Sunre>’. Attractive 
incentive and remuneration. 

Apply to; 

The Chainnan Federated Housing PLC 
Tel 0372 379688 


Work in small professional team. Excep- 
tional location in Highland Pertlishire. 
Candidates to be enthutiastic. well spoken 
and presentaUe. preferably with interests in 
gc^. fishing, walking and or sailing. Excri- 
lent remuneration. Apply in confldence to 
Elliott Property & Leisure Group 31 St 
George Stre^ London WIR 9FA 


Tilt OoBvaar to vny weD aptttffSMl and A*B product* aoM 
aB ow Uie world. TDc Ideal candtdaw wa alraidv hav* a 
proven track record In the comeUc. skin care or taOenies 
mariiet An extremely attractive remuneration package 
wSl be otfered. 

Telepbene (0788) 67711 (Davl or 
01-352 4882 (Eves/Wed 


We ore loo ki ng tor a peraon who to: 

Capabto of eomnunteatlng a u Bw rtlai iwly at tha hlghoat tovW. 
MuiBhto to a variety ol ccnanof cto l amtonnanta. 
Pmuaaiva without being atgument a tlve. 

In ep trad by wiy Mgh bwema Mod ead ua lvely to resulto 
TUtoly eenfidanl In their absiy to equire new atdSt. 
able to co^^pelali with oeitooiiBe to reach mukal oii|ecti»ea. 
Lacking the opponuiity to ecMeve thak fax powwi a L 

H yeu bsw Uie etpiW qaaMfes Med above ttwn 
you shouU put them to work with usto ournaitnai 
b enellL Pleeee phone eRbar Maflbi MecLeMi or 
DewW iMiiisloii on 01 235 M12. 

TO EARN £25,000+ p.a. 

Comhin Publications would like to talk to 
aiticulaie. positive communicators capable of 
working on a range of prestige puUications fimn 
our Covent Gaiden office. 

CaO David Conway or Bea Croefca* on 
01-248 ISIS 


The financial services uecAir wffl shortly undergo a major revolution fcAowing 
the Iritroductlon of new leglslatkia Tbe VVbtriwich, iMth as^ of £7.3ba, 3^000 
staff and over 400 branches^ are cunertity Plowing to efiyere^ 
range of areas and eenriceSb . 

To erisure that toe Vllbolwich to at the forefhire of thfe TevqluOon we are 
seeldng to recruff a 9 aduato of toe highest calibre, iooWng tora career in 
aoooiRitancx to straigtoen our Rnanciel Managerneirt lhara 
AsRnanceAnaly8tyouwillbeworWngaspartofa8niaBtBa(rr,basedatChtof . 
Office, VVbofvvich. \bu w(R ghre support to the Soctot/s accoiirrttog team fay ' 
providlngdraftanalyses,accounts,retunisandstatteSC 80 f^'Soc|el/a ' 
business activities. In addition you will undertate vartous prptoct assi gnnto fTto 
for which the abfiity to use micro-computore totiesirebie.' 

R)r tote challenging and lesponstotepotfBon we reqtire an kiAMual who 
hddsadegree, pre ferab ly to.MrthaSt afi atica E dono rel ca or Buato^Studtoap < 

to aged 21 +, and has drive, enthustosm antiiolBaffve, to attoi^ to belng.e^ 
rnotivafedandhavingexceltontvefbalandwritfencoinmuhicatiqnaldlto;;. ' 

The Society offers an atbaclhieaalanri oto w o d tomualbt preferential . 

terms, contributory pension achem subsidteed staff reatatoaota^RO c^ra’. - ■ ■ 
annual leave. •• .-^ - 

InterestBdappficantoshoutoobtoinanappricationformlronc.Mr'^inrJtocques; . 
Senior Personnel Officer (Head Office) Berieyheato, 30 Eriih Road. Bexl^haetti. 
1^ DA768T. Telephone iHitnber. CrsvM (0322) 52623Zexbnslon 5752. 

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Beds. c. £18,000 + Car 

A successful PLC with a turnover .of. ovtor £30m, wish to recruit 
an accountant to Join their parent company finance, team. The 
group operates in the .service' sector, at Uie forefront of 

Working iii a highly pr^essimial and demanding environment 
the successful candidate will be involved, hi tha consolidatiori of 
results from the U.K. and Cbrerseas subsidiaries: tfie preparatioh 
of statutory, accounts; invei^aring propel acquisitioris, 
mergers and disposals and advising t»e senior management of 
current accounting and taxation'devetopments. 

Applicants should be young chartered account an ts with two 
years post qualifications experience gained in a top 8* fimL who 
have good communicative and intefrpersorial skills. It Is essential 
that you are technically up-to-date, with regahl’ to current' 
accounting standards and corporation taxation. 

Please send C.V witii salary history and day-time. telephone 

number to Neil Gillespie quoting reference no. 1/^1. . 

EHA Management Personnel Ltd. ! 

IGngswray Chambers, 4A 46 IQ ngsway. London WCZB SEN ' 
01-242 7773^ hoar). ^ 

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The Appoininieni Service to ihe Accoimiancv Profession 

.TELEPHONE * 01-2-36 OOT 


available to our Candidates 

Overseas Appointments 

Confident July Finalists, Newly Qualified and 
Recently Qualitled A.C.A's shoidd apply NOW, for 
relocation in 1986. 

W-> are currently recruiting for 
lAfrica, Aiistralasia« Caribbean, Europe, 

Hoi^ Kn^ Middle East, S. America and U.SA. 

iis benefits 


Ti^nan^ sendees sector wlD shorfiy und^go a iBvofuSon 

twwjwy nw Hjrwtoc«on of new tegisl^^ 

• o®®'* 400 brapphes, are correnOy preparing to 

: Qversiiy into a new range of areas and services. 

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• i; , ^p^^l^torecriiitan AccouritarittfhigtTcaitoretbstr^ylfienaiir 

•p' Hs”l*®"®®l^^®o®g®ni®ntTearn.'-_ -^^:3 ^ _ 

® at Chief Office. Wtoolwich. your 

• n»o»itduly wiU betD'anisttrTttTe'fihantSaracdouni&f^and coii^i dfdie 
Sodely*s operations and perform ad hoc pnsiecls. 

. Fbrthisphattengingand increasing^ responsible posttion we require 
aquaifnedAcooumantprobabiyACAorACCA.pref8rablya^ 24-34 
-s '^^h^unids^>andmttiative,whoisseifniotKetedandhasexcedierd 
ve^ written communication skHlsi lhe post wot be particularly 

_8tritabte tor a-pprson who haa-axperfence In a professional practice 
ihdUcffiglniedlgEffidn.w^^ '4. * 

The Soi^ety offers an attra^ve salary reviewed anhuirOlK prefetch 
mortgage ter^^ qorifaibuto^ ^erii^h scheriie, subsidisedstaff res- 

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3D Erith RoacVfiKdeyheglh, Keirt Dtf >jfflT>T btop hor^ number Crayford- 

Applications are welcomed ftom both men and women. 


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with a flairdfoi^^ystems 

c. L I SiOOC^rE^ benefits 

Preparations for expanding the 
• ‘ . Sod et y^s s er rio ey jrrtSSTtevccreated . 
a number of dtalien^ng and varied 
opportunities . . . norte more so than 
tto one in our growing Barridng 
Division. t ■ -rf- 

' Re^r^letorip^^rire^^ ' 

creadvity.and irfitiative to reriew tod 
erihaneeourwiicingfneAods'and . 
introduce c6^puterbe<H»nldng 
^rstems. whteersurTn^We rtirnhfein 

Either a graduate or person qualified to 
~ a professorlanml, your 
administradve esqierience. coupled 
with your creadviiy, is crucial. Your 
experience in money transm is aon 
. rgusc tove beer> gained in a large 
' ' fintodal orpnisatjem and iiidu^ at 
least five years n a sup'ervisory ro(e.,. 
TKnowfedge of tmp^rised systeriwla 
essential, as are sidIM negotiating and ' < 

mterpersonalskilis. ' 

Thrn^otbbfe'toiaiy is'aceornpani^ 

our hi^ level of producA^, L ^ -- \CZ -by-toeben^ics^ccectedofalarge 

efiidency and customer service. 




finaiKial institutioh together wnh the 
usual c«np«iy:benefiisincludrngre> ' ' 
location <^tp«ises vrhere ^rbpriate. 
Please,sendfiilf aceer and satafy details, 
as $ 0 ^ as possible, to Mr WWhittoeaA 
Abbey.Natibnd Biuldirig Sbdety, • 
M)bey House, Baker Screetr 


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: £20-33,000 + car 

As one of our Management Consuhants >ou'!l be pisytog i riia! iuie ill iiKlioiry s 
teqwDse to the diaUenges(tf today.' ' 

Kced tol9n(toa,>bu11 be advisingsome of the country^ nmist soccessfuTalid 
innov^ative private enterprises. It's demanding, creative work. Because youll be helping 
them solve tongh and complex problems; helping top management im^ement change 
and so improve efficiency and profitability. 

Vbit, in feet which will test your intellect broaden your experience and qoiddy 
develop your business and technical skills. 

Rapid expansion means that ue now seek graduate Accountants ( AC\. ADIA, ACQ ) 
nn^lB^aged 2Z*35. with line experience of financial manageme ni, ideally inrinding 
treasury. Involvement with financial institutions wonld be of particular interesL 
Personal sJcills, of course, must impress. 

Take np the diallenge. Send full personal and career details (including daytime 
telephone number) to Martin Manning, quoting lefeience 3028/T on both envelope 
and letter. 

Management Consultancy with 

P.O. Box 198, Hillgate House, 26 Old Bailey, London EC4M 7PL 

Young Graduates 

italn In investment Operations 

lids Is a unique qppratem^ 
youi' dsve and aznldtimt - a vnia 
which can psorido a -^ringhoarri to 
pnsgpegfr Bebcaoe pact of 

zaahageztterf^^^^ majerSme^^ 
Ccmiw^ and. help to TwarTrtBm its 
ixBpcesacve level ^ succesa. Pmvidbig 
a campxebensive range of hwestment 
and mandal services, the Company 
has an mnevative ^psoadi, sobstantial 
ba^mg and is jtoased to ccatiTineite 
ennent rate of significant e^aiisica. 
Tbn win spend appioiiniatoly two 
yeazs ezdoying broad earoerience fmn 
gzoond floor level wtmst receiving 
iiiftiUinal *™TiTiw jQ vaxkms depart- 
ments. Ton win assist pciinarify in 
pauviillug m^iport by 
cheofcing; processing and setfling 
accounts m htely to gam 

eaqiosiize to a very vide variety of oflier 


A recent or imminent graduate in 
bus iness of a ielafed you 

are bigdify flexible and w^come 
xe^onsAnlita You ace a stilf starter wifli 

mitiative and above all have leadershto 


Yon wffl be based in modem offices in 
Uie City and wfll command a com- 
petitxvB salary and ccanpiehengve 
be nefi te. More intoortantly you will 
ej^of rapid personal devric^ament and 
a paxticulaxfy rewaztiing careen 

Please teJerphone tor an Applicatiosi 
Flnm or write wiffi cv to Site Jagger of 
Crtops; Sears & Associates urmted, 
Pe ra o nnel Management Consul^its, 
86B9 Ifigh Holborn, London VVCIV 6Z1R. 






of an established but e.xpanding group of 
companies operating mainly in the south. I 
am looking for a bright and enterprising 
recently qualified accountant <ACA or 
ACMA) 25 - 30 to join our manage- 
ment team. Salary negotiable, car 
provided. Only those- ^ling to fully share 
in our endeavours and to. make, a career 
with us need apply. 

Please write with iiiU CV to: The Managing 
Director, Oakley Investments Ltd, City 
Gates, 2/4 Southgate, Chichester, West 
Sussex. 0243 786548. 

souerroR's account.ant 


This growing imenaiional Gnu of sohciicRS require a aaiiage> 
mem arcounmu .... 

Namral imgresaoii lo the posrtioii of pannerri u p finaoitarvoD* 
ifolief B liJ(el>' in Ihe mr llinire. 

ideally ibe eandidaie Chartered wnh lome tf peoc ftu e 
of solmiors* laounB, 

CUI FUtB od 493 Mil. 

Haw TASK FORCE Ua US New Beod Street. WJ 




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ybu'ie oddoabcedly aware of the remarkable 
range of challenging opportunities availaUe to 
• £urobc^s|>ocianstik - - 

Nbmofa can offer you the experience you need. 

- - - • - ' As aTead^lntemanoriri investment house and a 

m^rforceiutheEurobond market, Nomura i$ 

' translating the growth ofbonds and equities trading 
■' . I woridwufejnmaiignfficanccaqitofiioiioCits.-... . 

’ corporate finana ^‘^rtmrat. 

_ • " . ' ; ! .'Twqarnbinoiisandtaientcdcxccutivicsarei^^ 

“ " -wirhm'a-tcanlhtodling'chcdociimcntationof 

Eurobond New Issucand Swap ariangcmcncs. 

\Yo.nrdegri^ perhaps in ta w, should ideally he 
suppCMtcd by one ycar'sdiFCct practical experience in 
a financuTorcommcicialto'vironnicnc. 

" salaries, rcflca^c importance ofdicsc roles to 

NotnuTa^n its commipnent to Euromarket success. 

This will be supported by a benefits package including 

. .7 . atmdR^j^subri.dyschcmc..PrediceabIycarccr 
: ,i prospjKisaTeimccUcnr. 

Candidatcsshould write, in strict confidence, 

• » * j MidwelT.Broj^M, E.xemdvr.pirccter,,l^rsonri.c!, 

• ^ 7 . . .6 Noniara.[titcnia.tiona]Uniitcd. NcmiuraHgusc,. ■ 

L'-jCT' 'TY3' A '24'Momiihtoc'Stixx^Xdiidon£C3iR8AJ:. 

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and searching for an opportunity to develop those newly acquired slrills in c sTnai! 
but dynaznic Fiziazzce D^artment.. 

We zequire tvro mnovative Accountants m order to fulfill this Council’s require- 
ment tor aCiuef Accountazit and a Maz^^tement Accountant. Both posts, created 
out of a major re-ozgaziisation call for considerable initiatzve in d^eloping new 
finan cial ser^ces. 

The remuneratzoa paek^ izicludes a salary of up to ISK, generous leave and 
peosioD benefits together with flexible wonring hours. 

Thses posts will izritialiy be based in Caterham. However, construction of new 

centralised offices at Ozrfed is being considered. Both locations have ea sy access 
to the M25 and M23-- . ««*yaccess 

For farther details and an application form please telqphone;- 

The Pei^nriel Section on (0883) 45211 or write fo the iSead of Person- 
nel and Manag^nraf Services* Council Oftiees, Harestone VaUey 
Caterham, Sorrep 




We are a small expanding firm in South- 
West London and require a further 
'member for our team - either new;Iy qual^ 
ified or PE.U re-siiting candidate. 

Our portfolio is varied including several 
systems audits. Spacious offices- in pleas- 
ant surroundings; salary negotiable. 

Please write with your C.V. to Box No 
C66 c/o The Times. P.O. Box 484, Vir- 
$nia Street, London El. 

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and pHMon whemo avaHoMe. 

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of oTMinomns cmnpaoy. 
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V has become an increasingly competitive market place. 
At Touche Ross, we firmly believe our growth achievements 
over the past few years to have been significant, even 

The figures above may speak volumes about our recent 
past but perhaps even, more for our future, and for the future 
of people joining the company in 1986, whenen even higher 
percentage growth increase seems likely. Clearly opportunity 
is the key word of our proposition. Opportunity for constant 

inteliectual challenge. Opportunity for personal achievement strategic seif direction. 

providing reasoned, practical solutions to often complex 
assignments emanating from every aspect of business life. 
In this type of constantly changing environment you will be 
able to ^in a much broader base of business experience 
than would have been possible from a pure line role. 

An excellent training programme allied to a wealth of 
knowledge available from more experienced colleagues will 
help ensure your short and long^errh success. Exceptional 
men and women are progressing to partnership in 3-4 years 
and thrive in our open, Informal structure which Is geared to 



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The COfiipany: One of the mbtt ffonihwatehd 
acclaimed profiertf dawetopmant companies * Tne cunant 
investing and development, profiianw amoung ip .in any 
hundreds of miHfons of powide and Pie corporate plan tnvpi vw at 
period of further aubsta imw e fl ioarth ♦ Piriianei8g pwnnitig .ftfid«a 
and accounting inaa«s a» among tte test respect’ n Ite 



Ti^ devetopmenis • Work cfotefy weft and act as the (eienciar 
adviser to Oeveiopment Cheaors .• PleyaJoey rol einasseey iga 
schemed viabtii^. pofentiaf peoftahSlK cash .flour mowement and 
control the bud^ through to finetf acootmt stage * Provide all 
fiaandal, accounting faeUities • CJasavi^ tte Gmnp Ftoaocs 
KrectoronfiriancialandcorpaeMlssties.. .. 

Our Ideal Ceiidfdata: A waO quiUified aceduntaift, .in year 20 b • 

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soui^ knaatedgeOfPropartyjeeinrfarvaeeaoneng • Ratmounrla 

« g^ level of rnieilect andcanMnenU acuinwb . 

Rem une ration Pa ctege ; 9iaff be n ego iuai e depende nt opeis 
axperience and e 9 e.'Frihte tenelils rt clu de w conmoutoiy 
p«isiOT.8URA.aoodholid^ . ; 

ACT NOygrwHteor.tefepbaiie ter battler Iri ibn ae tiq n aiidfa r 
appffeadon forni to the Gwty^e A d if ia ec; I MWaui L FmWr 

«n 01*388 2051 or . OI^SSS- 2BB6 hoar Aiw a fc p e). 
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And opportunity for rapid career development | — ^ — “ 
This upward trend, linked to our commitment a rii 
for excellence, creates a continuous require- ^ 
ment for top-calibre people with a good 

first degree and appropriate professional ' 

qualification, particularly in Accountancy or Economics. 



The nature of our work is essentially problem solving; Tel: 01-353 8011. 

1 Salary will not present a barrier. A company 

T> car Is also provided. If you wish to consider 
^IVJSb joining us in London, Manchester or Glasgov^ 
'Onsuiianis please write orteiephone in absoluteconfidence, 

' to: Michael Huiton, (Ref 2654), Touche Rb$s 

& Co., Hill House, 1 Little New Street, London EC4A SIR, 



Contact us for probably die widest range of career opportunides in the Michadl IWtner^lip 

. . - Legal and Accountancy professions. internationaiRecnutmentCom 

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MaikBtewer-- Accountancy Profession AinemberofdteAMs^iR^H.C^ 

Michael PagePaithaship, 39-41 Paife Street, London . 01-831 2000 


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to fly high 


Use ypur financial ffelr 
and tecfaikal nous 

£12-15,000 + Car Herts 

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Our ounera nqutnmnt b 

Ana^wa d rriihfsttratet^overgid-tBercorOT m ofaur 
rhicrcHnairdrame 8nk. The emptess s veiy RRidi OT 
sysoffls. vterfdng on spe^ preiete'and pnsykbig a 
a nd gaining fac^. 

fcteallyytxj’B have wideian g ing ex p erience of PCX . 
mainfrarne oonmiurKation 9 steras and other office 
^stBiis but equaly irapoRant vvd be yote 
appredaiim -postely Brbed vvfth an accounbng/l^^ 
badcgrouTKl Scher you rnific communicate vweft 

ieveb and have tte abtty to eiptesstecfwfc^coi g plex i tie s in 
snifte uses* language . 

Headquarteis in Waftham CiQSS but gavel extensive^ te Ota- 
cxjflets and offices ihroos^Kiu^ 

tfyou'fe educated to at lease A* levd scanJardm a leievaic 
numriate sutject; ei^ vvort^ vvith people and leiisb Bte 
pfcqiect of vwridr^ on a.^fey of yfenane progr am mes and . 
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Ambition and the desire to 
succeed leads people in 
many difierent oiieCTons. - 
But all high-fliezs need 
exceUent equipment-and 
resouiGes-aBd, above all,-- ■ 

Sistda^. training 

TridesUi&i-p^of onebf - 
the i ^d's larg est financial 
groups, needs inoie succ^sful 
sales people to inciease'tfae 
power of its presence in the field. 

To those who have the personal 
qualities and will to succeed, we 

oner ab initio training, i^to-date products, and a rsmuneration 
package which takes the lid oS your earning capacity from the word go 
You don’t have to be cunenfiy in sales (a^ more than youd have to be a 
pilot to join the RA^ but if you aze-fine. Qthei way, you'll find tiiat the 
combination of our methods and your commitment can open the door to 
undreamed of success in a career you may never have considered. Also, 
'(^ortunities exist in all areas of the country 
if vrouia welcorde the efiaUei^e of a cai^ where rewards are 
directly related to your ability and enthusiasm, then, if you're aged 28 to 
^ and can demonstrate maturity, determination and a record of 
sustain^ success in your current undertakii^, find out how to become a 
Jii^ flier with Trident Life. 

Write or -phone: 


Sales.DirectbT, 'Trident Life 
Assurance Co. Ltd-, 69 London 

Road, Gloucester. 0452^500500. ^ , 

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^ince ~<he|r^USM lau&di 2 ytm a gy thfe pnezesive group of 
' compsnies teye uzuleigone tbj)^ expansion tfaron^ intenial 
growth Bik]*doqaisitic^' being reflected in the 

profit forecast fig'lSflfi’wtiiA i» B ff iiwreassdS^tf ”"*^ 19S& 

The dirreut requirnneiit is fin* a young ACA ideally with 

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You. will cany out.busaess analyses i niicati j 
taif^ con^iantes as weU as provide a full conunercia 
an increasing dioitpOrtfidio. 


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Teh 01-242 6321 

Persoimel ECesources 75 Gzs^s Inn Road.LoiidoD WC IX 8US 



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- Range £25k - £35k 

control a major telecommunications centre with 
LS!rfo?^S3IP?®.v Voice transmission experience is 

e&CTt^^and a thorough, techmcal knowledge of both speech 

^ required. Major project 
management expenence would be preferred. 

technical support manager 

- Range £20k - £25k 

To ^provide technic^ support in a multi-supplier machine 
envirp iupeat to development staff and managemenL Relevant 
expmence will include programnung, data communications, 
databato knowledge, software de^opment and hardware 

computer services manager 

- Range £20k - £25k 

To provide a professional service in all aroects of back office 
(^leretioos including computer centre. Pn^ous computer 
operations management experience is esse ntial and a 
itevq otynCTt background is preferred. Candidates win need 
stroi% mtCT-personal skills to succeed in this n>le. 

The Company is a subsidiary of a U.K. PLC, with offices in all 
international financial centres. Hie woiidng environment is 
demanding, and eiuctii^ Potential naadida*^ should tberefine 
be resilient, dedi c a t ed and be pr^iared to demonstrate 
exceptional leademhip qualities. 

TTie above pos^^ in addition to normal company benefits, also 
cany the provision of a company car. 

Please reply in writing with oinent CV. to: . 

Mrs. E. Mod^, Pttsonnel Officer, 

Mills and Allen Money Brokii^ (Services) TiiwRed^ 
8A Floor, Adelaide Honse, 

London Bridge, London EC^ 9HN. 


01-623 1266 



01-623 1266 



Highly competent pricingfstnictur^g spec^ with 213 yearn experience of 1 
formulsting medium/big hcfcet transai^^ 


We seek ambitious administrator with Strong doctsnenlation s^ 
ranging from big ticket to sales aid. 


ACA/ACCA, or exceptional fina&st, to control fuB financial function reporting 
directly to the Financial Director. 

For the above 4 vacancies contact Peter Haynes of J9 Backhouse. 


A major intoiTiational securities hnise B seel^ to recruit a giaihi^ 
to 35, to jimthw Jtqt^iese lesearri) team. eiqimiEmce o< tl^ 

specific market is hot raqumd, appfoards must have two re ttiree y^' 
investment resemrii experience .within a sreddNoking or mshh^onaJ 
envnonment They must also be able to dernonstrme good market sense and 
niagination in g^rabng sales klea& pr^nt weO to dients, and Ije wBBng to 
make regular veils to Japan to cont^ in-daptti tese^ch. in adcBtion to Uie 
earnings level indicated, a ‘banting* benefits padcage is availabie. 

For the above vacanqr contact Ro^ Steare. 


A number Of our cTiems seek to strengffien their marketing sigiport function. We 
w9 be interested to hear frem experienced ciedkpeopti with a bactaround in 
corporate, bank or country an^sis. In most mstences there wiR be the 
opitortunity to move Into a marireting 

For the above vacancy contaet David Wiffianis. 

An appHcaUoos wm be treated in strict confidence. 




Recruitment Consultants 
I ?0Bisbopspiie,JL>oadonEC2M4LX. Tel: 01.023 1266 


City £10-25,000 + Mortgage 

Oor dienu a MAJOR UK BANK, is following a buoyant and 
acquisitive path through the explosive tina^ sector. 
Cmtinuing and eniansion throughout it's financial 

fimetians has led to the creation ofthree new roles: 

• For the exc^iODal GRADUATE (2:1+) they can ofier a 
dynamic career with full training for professionai 

• At the NEWLY-QUALIFIED levd th^ wish to meet 

eommerdany-aware hi^ flias aged 33-^ to wo rn qp a 
pit^i^sve venture at Qa fore&ont of m ode m hmlong 


• SENIOR MANAGEMENT opportunities emsybr ACA's with 

• 2/3 yearn posUpiaUfiedeamerience to jom tile finanaai conln)i . 


The Ims an undinoted reputation for hi^ rewards'and 


Personnel Resources 75 Gray’s InuBood London WClXSUS 




rata Rnance nvimons. 
have recently quafified (no referrals) and would like to become 
SStfv invo^ in the rastruchinng of compariy finance^ 
S^Suls& and disposals this is an ideal opportunity to 

le ’a deal making banker 

ai-ina salaiv c£20,000 + subsidised mortgage scheme. 
aU or send CV to San Bonsw. 

All aWJlicants will be treated in St^ Confidence. 

.Bdon street Moorgaie. London ECSMTUATOi: 01-5684224 



The CliartezOroup Partnership has been launched as a 
Public Company to provide 120 medium-sized firms of 
chartered accountants with a central resource which will 
enable them to compete on equal terms and in ^ 
professional respects with the nu^or national and inter- 
national practices. 

ihe CharterGroup Partnership will pay particular 
attention to the training standards and mailceting of 
member firms thereby improving the range and of 
services offered l^them to their clients. 

Tb ensure the success of The CharterGroup Partnership 
we wish to recruit well experienced staff of the h^est 

CHIEF EXECUTIVE £35,000-£55,000 

Ibisis aBoardlev^ appointment for aCharteisdAccountantwi^ 
good commercial flair who can establish The CharterGroup Partnership 
in the market as a leading name in the accountant proifossioa 
Liaising closety with the Board on the selection of member films, 
with the training directorate and the technical review stafi^ the Chief 
Executive will need to be technically strong, commercially astute and 
fuOy able to appreciate the needs of member fimis. 

An exc^ent administiator who can establish good press and 
public relations with the assistance of the Companys advertising and 

PR consultants the Cttief Executive must have an enthu^astic 
approach to marketing for member firms and the Company. 

At ihe same time as providing foil liaison and suraon for member 
firms, the Chief Executive must take responsibHiQ^ for the budgets, 
finan^ dtedpfines and reporting sterns of the Company therein 
enstdng a sound comment basis for optimum profitabOiOt 

This is a demantflng role calling for exceptional communication 
skills and the ability to ad\ise and assist member firms whilst 
manning a unique public company. 


Playing a key role in the development of The CharterGroup the 
lYaining Director Is most likely to be a Chartered Accountant with 
sound training experience gained either in the professional or a pro- 
fessional environment 

Establishing and running trainii^ courses and seminars for 
member firms, organising lecturers of the highest standard for student 
and CFC courses and seminars, and developing training material for 
member firms is an important part of this position. Keeping member 
firms folly conversant with courses and seminars and monitoring 
student progress is another area of responsibili^ 

Ihe estabfishment of regional training centres for student and 
CPE courses and seminars will be vital as the development of new 

trainirrg material and assistance to the Chief Executive in the develop- 
ment of client brodiures and technical releases and teduitcal and 
procedural-manuals for sale to member firms. 

There is also a need for attendance at University "milk rounds" 
and assisting member firms in student recruitment programmes anti in 
the development of member firms* staff recruitment brochures. 

This Board appointment calls for strong administrative and 
oi^nlsational abilities combined with a positive attitude to successful 
training to the hipest standards. 

Based in London’s New Docklands, the suc- 
cessful applicants will be mobile as nation- 
wi^ travel to member firms win be an integral part 
of the job. 

Send ffdl auricahim vitae, in the strictest 
confidence, to Martin PoIIins, Chairman, Cornelius 
House, 178/180 Church Road, Hove, East Sussex 
BN3 2DJ. 


Having established the format of a peer review checklist, the 
appointees will be travelling throughout the country visiting member 
firms' offices to carry out reviews on audit procedures, aiufit pro- 
grammes and quality control disciplines. 

Chartered Accountants probably aged 27 co 34 with technical 
review experience gained in a large firm u3l find this an imeFestingand 
rewarding opportunity and will report on the results of reviews to the 
Chief Executive and Board. 

High technical standards, good communication skilis and the 
personal discipline to keep up to date on al) aspects of audit work and 
w*ork procedures are essential attributes. 

The CharterGroup Partnership 

Avitalniiiiiberjfor J i 


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« now looldif for 
' noUvaied AcaMiraams 
wiw warn 1986 10 be die most 
dBUengbig year of their oners. 

UtiUog on our a^dusdcaied 
dBabse are vacancies til ow tbe 
counirjL Aod if yoa want to aame yoDT ideti 
positioiL our expoienced advisefs wiD even make 
discrea on your bdba^^ 

^Joiiikig Imsdowne Apporntmenis RQgisier 
• is FREEot k as sUn(rfe as filB% in das coapem or 
(tivcIopedproAti forms, wl^w^ enable os to 
accxnieiy [Aqxiirt die career move you seek. 

OverthebstM yeas, we have helped 
li(er% djniBaDds peopk to fivlfo 
oners, to focL be 

the r^ jobs aid tbc rk 
QM^Briies ttik to to before di^ evra 
aratire vaoDEie - QOQy never do! 

Let us use our suooBSsfiil mediiKk to raala 
yoms at even iDore aioccs^ cveer 



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MaBaueindN Aeeomtants. 
finaaM AcGoaaiaats. 
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FinneSM Analysts. 
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Control and manage c.£I4,000 

Dun & Bradstreet, the world's leading business 
mforrnation company, requires a Disbursements 
Controna* witii management ejqierience and the initiative 
to implement new systems and controls. 

Reportiiu to tire Fa»nci^ Accountent and superviring a 
team of 5, you will be responsible for ensuring that all the 
company's payments are prcxressed correctly and also for 
managing the Treasury functions. 

Aged 30+ and a part-qualified accountant with a proven 
man^ement record, you must have a thorough knowlei^ 
of all accounting ^nindiries u^etiier with experience 
payroll preparation, funding, forecasting, cashflow and 
pension plm operatioiu Good oonunuiucatiim skills and a 
methodical approach are also essential 

Ibe competitive salary is accompanied by a private 
healttMtore scheme and genuine career opportunities. 
Please send full career and details to 

Mrs C Bai Dun & Bradstieet Umited. 

26-32 Clifton Street, London EC2P 2LY. 

Dun & Bradstreet Limited 
























































































A guide to 
career choice 

In search of the r^t advice 

Some years ago when I was working 
ovnseas on a ravemmat aid pnyect an 
acquaintance decided to lake me down a 
ptt or nvo. 

He related how he had recently 
attended a meeting with various govern* 
ment oflicials during which he hid tried 
to sell some of his company's inoducis. 

The disenssion was fonfari^t and 
during it he notic^ a quiet, unassumi^ 
European at the end of the table who said 
nothing. My friend sought to bring him 
into tbe deltberatfons. 

Experts are more than 
convaiient titles for 
ove rseas posts paid for 
by a donor country. 

You too, win have y^ share of 
frustrations which are diSerent from 
those encountered at home thou^ not 
necessarily more numenHs. Inadequate 
eomunications and bureaucratic delays 
are the proUems most expatriates have 
to coflimid with. 

Roger Jones considers 
what it is the experts are 

**Oh. don't bother about him,*' retort- 
ed tbe ebainnaa. "He's only ourexpea" 
At that time I was Messed wxdi the 
labd ^expert'. It was just a emvenient 
thle to descrite virtuaOy everyone vdiose 
sdary was being paid by a donor coontry. 

However, unlike the gentieman in ^ 
story, 1 believe * was making a useful 
oontritadOD to tbe bost oountiy laiber 
than just being a status symbol 
This story came hack to me as 1 was 
dmichig at a handboMc . from the 
^erseas Development Administration 
deling with oppCHtunities overseas mtb. 
intemationM organizations, such as the 
World Ba^ and the OECD. It would 
appear that a wide ra^ of specialisms is 
required — from statisticians to seismol- 
(^sts and social welfare adidsers. 

Tbe belief that working overwas is a 
young person's game is scolded in these 
yp ys- International organisations are 
much more interested in matority ai^ 
experience which can only be finmd m 
the 40 to 70 age group. 

Such news ml offer encoorageineDt to 
UK citizens vriio have been turned down 
for jobs at home because they are "too 

setting out to achieve 

However much you might yearn to 
crack the whip, you have to You 
are not in a portion to give CHtlers.and if 
you attempt to do so yon will encounter 

Your task is to assist and advise, and 
this involves tbe virtues of tact and 

It is, of course, dangCRMis to generalise 
about tbe nature of an expert's role^ smoe 
assignments can differ, and so can the 
levd td'soithistication tbe countries to 
vdiicfa one is sent. It is vital to ensure you 
are properly briefed about yoor ta^ 

It is advisable to aapine as mueb 
knqvdedge about die lo^ people and 
tb^ customs. You won't make a 
favourtdrie iminessioa with a . strim 
Muslim, for exam^ if you down 
several double toandies in his presence. 

What kind of people are xequiied for 
intematioi^ assignments of this natnxe? 
ImerestUigly, the ODA are more specific 
about the ty^ of peraon for wiiicn mere 
are few openii^ in this fidd, notably, 
i^ustiial executives and retired ofBoeis 
from the armed forces. 

You do not necessarily need plenty of 
overseas experirace to be considered for 
A post of tnb kind. I remember coming 
across an elderly cotton technologist in 

Another attribnte is the abiti^ to 
r^ie your knowledge and experienoe to 
the ne^ of your host country. Runnii^ 
a library in tbe tropics presents certain 
problems unlik^ to be found in a 
resem^ fibraiy in the UK, for instance. 

There are a few drawbacks with fins 
kind of emidoyment, even if yon can 
o^ ap^rqiHiate sldDs and experience: 
Fir^ It is of a temporary n a tur e, and 
there is no guarantee of anotho: contract 
when you complete your ament one. 
Seconmy, the recruitment process is 
likely to.take montbsmther than weeks, 
so as international organizations are 
concerned, but in the case of ODA- 
bacted aid projects decisions are made 
much more quickly. 

A wide range of specialists 
are still called for overseas 

South-East Asia who had hardly ever left 
tbe UK be^ taking up his assignmeDt 
Yet he was making a gnrat success of his 
project and finding the experience both 
exmlaratittg and woitbwhue. 

He had realized ^m the start that 
wprkiiig in overseas aid is very difierent 
from bang employed in a company in 
Britain wnm your position tends to be 
ci^y d^n^ In many cases you are 
pi^onning a training fii^on to ensure 
that a local can take over your responsi- 
l^ities udien you leave. 

The booklet suggests that an expert has 
to be something of a salesinan or 
missionary — this is a point to ponder. It 
is important to communicate effectively 
with tbe people you are workuig with, 
which is not as easy as it sounds given tbe 
posribility of linguistic and cultnral 
barriers. But, if you can persuade others 
your id^ are their own, you are 
heading for success. ' 

There your concern might be not 
which computerized cbecking-oul sys- 
tem to mstall but how to stop cockroach- 
es devouring the bools. 

It is vital to receive a fall 
and proper britf beiiweliand 

A good woridng rdationship wifii your 
local counterpart is essential Youshould 
not uiideresitnate eitber their skills or 
their knowiedge. Indeed some may wdl 
have Ph Ds. 

In many cases the locals have tbe 
capacity to cany out a certain project, 
but lack the confidence to do so... 
particulariy if consideraMe investment is 

Normally your colleagues win imve 
ctH^jerativeand hdpfiiL If their attitude 
is wdccnniiig, firere is probaMy some 

good reason fw it There have been 

The short-term nature of the work 
may weD app^ to pecqile who have 
tsdoM eariy retirement but would like to 
spend time dmng something useful It is 
also suitable for those whose emifioyers 
are prepared to iMease tlrem fix' a limited 
time (» seoHidRienL 
Yet there is no reason anybody should 
be detored from appfymg to beanie an 
expert on an overseas aid projecL 
The pnxqiect of unusual challenges m 
a new environment may prove urrestible 
and co^ have the advantage of opening 
up new horizons which you have 
hitherto overlooioed. 

projects, for exempt wi^ have suf- 
fer^ fro: 

from a succession of experts, each 
opting conilictiiig advice. 

As a result, the local oounnuparts 
become so demoialrred that they show 
indifierencetoany further points of view 

• TAe dook/ei mentioned is obtainadle 
from the Intemtaioml Recruitment XJnUt 
ODA, Abercrombie House, Eagfediam 
Road. East Kilbri^ Glas^ G75 8EA. 

ritfe is Opportunfoes Overseas in 
International Organisations. ODA also 
recruits for BritiM Govemmem-fiindei 




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Management accountant £15,000 


Graduate ACA 


Newly Qualifira ACA 
Newly Qualified ACMA 



consultancy £2S,000+Car 

Audit senior £1S,000+Benefits 

Personnel tax senior up to $16,000 

PA partner £17,000 

Tax supervisor £17,000 


NW London 

For commercial/industrial vacandes con- 
tact Fiona Cron or Kathryn Rice 

For the profession contact Sue Turner in 
the strictest confidenoe. 

Mitawa S9OT awsiOT iii 


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Train in Recruitment 


"Big Bang 


Imminent City deregulation has resulted in extraordinary opportui^iesfor 

nevy^qualffiedaccountentjs. There Is consideraWescppe for rapid . . 
promotion and exposure to the new global banidng eriwimnenL 

Timing is critical and those interested infeiding outmore (eim ff onlyto 
rej^ this area as an option) should call us on thermmb ybelo wto 
arrange for an informal discussion with one of our consultarilswrele 
these entry level positioris are still avaffabla 

Listed below areaselectk>n of our current vacancies denned to ^vea 
"flavour" of the marto. 

US Investment Bank; EC2. & £30,000 package. ACA'b 24-27. 

UK Merchant Bank: EC4. £28,000 package. ACAIs/K^^ 

Ventuia GapHak City. £ Neg. ACAb+commercia} expeiier^ 

US Commercial Bank: EC4. £20,000+mortgage. Newly ACA/ACCAb: 

nnancial Control: International bank. £2(^000-Fben^i!SL ACA/ACMAb.. 
Management Accounting: UK bank. £20,000+ beneftia ACUA prelerrecl 
Intenmtional Audit US bank. 218,000+rnortga^ ACA Newly Ctolified 
US Securities House: EC2. £22,000 packaga Reiatedexperience essentiaL 

int er est ed applicants should contact Kdth Aflen or Bawd f^ves on • 
01-930 7850 or write to the address below wHh biief detaHs; All enqites 
vrill be taken in strictest corifidence. 

Robert VKaHers Assodates 
Recruitment Consuftante 
66-68 Haymarkel London SWIY 4RF. 
Telephone: 01-830 7650l 



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RjCJL whinfrey 
O feactor 

We need a ffaduste With lease a year^ Alii time work nqxiimcv, 
a^ed 23^ to ti^ in recruitinenL SpeciafiNta bi Aftvountancy 
jEmiitznentwith20+ stafl^wecanofTerfidl trakwigifiHiidbTgrorrniil 
sendnaRi and rafrid ofgmttiiutiea ror eamingj >nd ewevr 
advancemenL Also some openine, fbr exporiotcecl talented 
considlanis ewaiUrie, eantings to £3(MMD + ». 
lb disans cafl DAVID PEACHELLi Director 

intematloiial Opportunities 

Package ezoroo 

Our OVERSEAS DIVISKW has current vacandes witlun Iredini* firms 
of Chartered Accountants in New Zealand, Aiuaxalia, Middle East, 
Bmnuda, Soufi) Africa, ffenya and the Ffe* &NL You should be 
qualified and ha:re trained with a inedhun sized or bige ftom (if 
accountaiitxFVybrod iu res and hifi»in«hwcaiveK advice, contort 

Specialise in Taxation 

London EC4 

£13,000-«15,000 -I- ATH package 

Chartered Areountanis seek ACA/ACCA's (or oonfidenLiefenah) fiir 
training fai taxatkxL (dfer a wide varieiy of OMporaie and 

taxation. F\iU training tor ATH arid ®riy opportunities for 
ctMwultancy and tax jdannlnginvoivemenL Call ELIZABETH BARBER 


Finance Manager 



Out dientisaxnajorBxiti^Biniech company; wifiiax^nta- 
and sialulity’. 

The Bosrnese Rnance Managet, a leer memb er rf fhe 
divimoBal sianagement team, will woric dosely wifit the 
Financial ConnoUez; mozutorixig project pezfbmiaj:^ 
fripn^'^ w g prHMRmsandtgpposhiasohitfons. Controilmcr 
a saff of ten, the idle lakes overall lesponsibility for all 
financial matoes withia file project area; controlling co^ 
providing sonrid ftivniffitf mfenTnyinwawd advieR and COHr 
tribtttiag to Qvmall deci^on xaakmg. 
gwtta>iTw Will be qialified accountanb with 

wzfofl»MOPwoDldbeanadvaaiage;thoqghisnot es se nti al. 
Please apply diiectlTfo CatnonaWheadey on 01-688 519L 
- Robert BamasMond, Ikeapoet, Bonen Hhoae^ ■ 

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way, we charge £280 VA.T. aid drshnrro* 

meiics) for paces tip fo £60,000. Pkase 
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Construction Industry based Education 
and tnfon na tkw Unit 

A Self, motivated, confident graduate re- 
quired To; 


Develop and run a range of confer- 
ences, everits and meetfogs to further 

the cause of improved distance learn- 
ing aoro^ the industry. 

Z Heseqtch and progrese-chase the 
proAiction of (fistance teaming 


Experience from within the areas of Open 

Learning, Conference Ptarmng and 
cational . Media Produetion essential 

Salary £9,000 - £10,000 per annum, c V 
ancf hand written letter to Graeme K^faie' 
the BuHding:Cmtre; 26 Store Street Lorw 
doh VVCIE TBT.Tei 01<637 1022 S 9 d.^ 


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Fraa £170000. 

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Recndtment Bi 

diiA^- 1 Solidtois,rBcniitiag about 

Ar^d^ Clerks each year Wfe are seeking a graduate 
® 8 ® ’^ho will provide administrative suDoort to 

j otV '-'«™seacnyeac We are seeking a graduate 
®8® ’^ho will provide administrative support to 

our Recruitment Partnec This wUl involve arranging our 
rediutmentpFograBune, liaising with universities 
process^ applications and assisting in the management 
of our education and training programmes. 

The succesrful candidate will have a good degree 
(fmierably bi Law), proven administiadve and 
o^;anisational skills and an ability to work under pressure 
when our recruitment programme is most active. 

^ will find the work stimulating and challenging. 

ofler an opportunity to join a firm where personal 
development is positively oicoutaged and rewarded 
according^ ... 

Write with a full curriculum vitae to Charles Plant, our 
Recniitment Partner for Articled Qeiks. 

Herbert Smith 

VMng House, 35 Camion Street, London EC4M SSD. 
Cheiseas Offices New VbHt, Hong Kong aid pa™. 


£10,500 p.a. 


My other half is relocating to the Midlands. 
Sadly i have to leave my job of some 8 
lars a Director of a imjmc company in 
Street The role is Executive Assistant 

but a high standard of Secretarial skills is 


confident approach. 

if you can take decisions caimfy and re- 
sponsibly, initiate your own corres- 
pondence, are literate and reasonable 
numerate, this could be the Job for you. 
This is a demanding job in a raided 

Age: 25-40. Non smoker prefered 

if this interests you so ter and you'd Hke to 
know more please telephone me:- 

Caroline Wallis, 
on 01-583 8888 extn; 203. 


Secretary to 
Company Secretary 

To work at the pleasant and highly successful 
Whitbread Elrew^ in Chiswell StreeL 

This is a really escelleni opportunity which 
carries with it a large number of interesting 
responsibilities. Providing a full secretarial 
service to the Company Secretary will involve 
considerable contact with Director's Secretaries. 
Company Management, outside professional 
advisers, diare holders and the general public. 
You will ofsanise meetings and agendas, collate 
paperwoik and generally keep things ticking 

Probably over 25, and certainly with 3-5 
years senior secretarial experience. preferaUy in 
a legal environment, you wiH have excellent 
secretarial skills with wp experience. 

In reuim we will pay you a highly 
competitive salary and omr you an attractive 
benefits padcage - inicuding 25 days holi^y, free 
lunches and sports and social 
fedlities. n^se apply to 
Personnel Department, 

Whhte^ & Co. pic, 

Brewery, Chiswell SueeL 
London EC I. Tel: 01-606 4455. 


S>ERSDNMECi.MVtrrED ' ' ^ ^ 

3B Mmw arvari CC2M 

Wf •vsM »f« 1,1 m rnny» *<• m a-m 

Ex e e Hant first posWon with opportunity to move tmo Bates adnUn la ti aU on 



£7,500-£8.000 + 


Opporturuiy for College ieever. aged 16-21. to iom smaH. txit expanding London 
sales offioe ot a m^or budding products manufacturer. Reporting to the Re^on^ 
Seles Manager you will be responsible for typing lenerwrepotts. dealing with 
telephone enquines, processing sales orders via on-line computer lerminaL leiex, 
fifing etc. Inr^xinant is a good telephone manner and a flexible auftude. woiicing as 
part of a small friendiy team. Initial remuneration negotiable £7,500 - £6.000 + 
prdit share, free BUPA conlnbutoiv pension. Apphcaiions in strict confidence 
under reference CLS 28SinT, to the Managing Director; 

iHBMninnE a OBiUL PBSHB. tamsB, s. ce sBBui snsf , umi GOi m 

iBMseetAitBa«otaasr6.TBaa8nM wwoiASBeei 



le ^ top hourly rates of 

on our first-ctess senior level temporary 
secretarial team. You vifiii be constantly in demand wodcing for 
our intyesting clients In a wide vaiiety of assignments In 
Cemrai Londm ottering op^rtunities boBi for temporary and 
permanent jobs. With 2 years’ Directpr-ievel experience in 
speeds of 100/60 and vwork |»Dces^ng, you 
will oe paid ttie same rate as everyone on our hi^te skilled 
team. Our fast efficient service, hi^ rates and reliaoUtty win 
niake all your current work problems very temporary! 

So please ring us now for an appoin^ent 

434 4512 {West End| 588 3535 fCi^J 


i r fi w ii iirn nii d rai ti 

Bu^ Importers/Wbolesaleis have two 
positions available for smart, dynamic, 
seif-motivated people. 

Willing to work under pressure, long 
hours. Experience reqd. plus s/h and 
typing. Languages useful 
Salajy according to experience. 


To bead a small but bu^ ofiBoe, 
coordinating shipments, liajsiog with 
customs and suppliers. Pioviding back-up 
to Sales. 


Liaison with tectories in UK and Abroad. 
Arranging a^ncy agreements, sourcing new 
supfUecs, processing orders. 

Both positions to be based in S E En gland. 

8ej>ly to BOX C79, C/O The rmes, P O 
Box 484, Vinjna St, London £1. 



Our business is not crime, in ten. but producing train- 
ing ntaterial for our courses in English tanguage wA 
business skills. Wb want our material to be lively and 
stimulating. This means that the imaginary situations 
we create should be as dose as possible to the real 
thing. A Telex looks like a real tel^ an invoice looks 
tike one that i^ly is asking for money. 

We are looking for an able secretary/adminjstrator for 
our material production section, woriung with a smdl 
tesn of people who invent mite, and produce texts 
and audio tape for everything from a short grammar 
exercise to a foli-scaie intemational negotiation. 

You will need last typng with an eye for good layout 
OTd presentation, ^od written English and a methodi- 
caJ, organised mind, ff you have WP and other 
computer experience, so mudi the better. 

Senior Secretary 

Nayfoir <£10,000 negotiable 

Midland Bank InterTiational is seeking an experienced 
secretary to support the Senior Executive responsible for 
our private banking business unit in Mayfair 

Working foi this busy executive, you will need strong 
secretarial skills including word processing experience and 
good organisational abilities. The role will involve contact 
with senior officials in the bank, as well as some direct 
contact with clients, and a high standard of presentation will 
be required. 

in return, a competitive salary and all the benefits 
associated with a major clearing bank are offered. For the 
right candidate, this role offers excellent career prospects. 

Please apply in.writing to; 
Personnel Officer 
Midland Bank pic 
Intemational inking Sector 
Brabant House 
59 Grecechurch Street 
London EC3V OJH 

> Midland Bank 

So, if you admire the art Crf not the life style) of the 
fo^, and would find a saiaiy of up to £8.500 
p.a.useful. call Stewart Neale on 81 • 937 3231 

Midland Bank is an equal opportunities employer 


We are currently recruiting staff for a 
client with prestigious offices near Uncofci'slnn 
Fields. W.C.2. 

These are botfi long and short-term temporay 
assignments^ .and , permanent „positioris. 
avaUabie for exp%jeifoQd.3ec[!ateties .in an 
fields of legal work tin choice is yoursl 
Salaries are accorcting fo'age »id eiq>erienc8 
but will be no less ttten £9,000 pea. <f CYs 4 4 
weeks holidays: 

Tempomies win a high pay rate + 
hoBday pay & sick pay from Day 1 and free 
training on Rank Xerox equipn*^ 

CaU Vicki Barnes or Fiona Keify on 406-9345 
tor more details and an tinmediate interview at 

Alfred Mark* Reentitmenl Coneuttmle 
31 Mgh Holbom 

High Court Judges, no. 
Legal secretaries, yes. 


Sales Co-Ordinator 

Immediate vacancy fiv yooiig energetic secretary ; 
sales co-oidinator working for lra£ng Far 
hotel coifoiany. Tory rage ability G^rnan and 
French. This bu^ sdre o£Boe in Krri^tabridge 
handles, indtvidual -and group reservations, 
^cellent salary. Full CV to: 


(Private & Corrfidential) — 
Shangri-la International 
47 Cbeval Place 
Loiuioa SW7 LSW 



Two Partners in a small expanding firm of 
Management Consultants in modon W.i. Of- 
fices seek an effident P.A. with promotion 

Fast accurate typing essential, shortnand un- 
necessary. Good telephone manner. Some 
admlidstratton. Age 21 to. 60. 

Salary negotiable firom £8.500., . 

Please write to Miranda Lewis quoting 
R2651. or telephone 01 439 6083. 

Recruitment Services 
12 New Buriington Street 
London WIX lfi7 





To work with Oilef Executive and Town 
CTerk in very busy office as Personal 
Secreiaiy/A^isiant and will also assist wite 
fii6tretnii$ ^ development of secimrii^ 

Applicants wiH need:- 

Excelleni organisational and secre- 
tarial skills 

Motivation to wcH’k crea'tiv^y, even 
under pressure 

Confidence and personality to relate 
to councillors, the public and all lev- 
els of slafT 

Some WP knowlectee/experieooe 

Please lele^one.or write for an apifiication 
form and job des m^ifo p to: 

London Boro^ of Enfield 
P.O. Box 58, Chic Cenfre, 
surer Street 
Enfield ENl 3XA 
01-366 6565 (x 2488) 

Cbdog dale 363.86. Plesse gwMe (deKoce BL£/278 

London Boough of 



R^uired for small office in Knightsbridge, 
with occasional duties in other office in 
West End. Must be experienced in typing, 
use of word processor and other offioe elec- 
tronic equipment I^sentable and able to 
oi^aoise international travel and. to- meet 
international visitors. Top salary £11,000 
Plus, .according to experience. . . . . 

Appiy Mr MHIer. 

Tci 486 am. 

Or in writing to. 

58, Oloiieester Place. 
UndOD Wi. 


CkcSmiI opeortunliy lor •xperlenoed vecrelarv to ‘run s noali 
company. Sana and markenns stout ar« amoal. Apoucanis 
mud Do seH-nioin'aiad. neiwnt and wdiinq lo work mto 
wHh um» diTCCi MRMWttton. Cutrenl anwiB teenar neco- 
sary. OSIce in Cruswicfc. Saudv iwgooaeie. 

H'mcM appheauons oalf ra 

David latihiws. 

33 Cork Street, London WtX IHB. 

PA TO MD £9-11,000 

Small fiieiidly publishers, offices 

in Wl, '^k l^el-head^ woU educated 
and expmenced personal assistant to Man- 
aging Director, to become involved with all 
aspe^ of the company's work. Variety 
guaranteed to reliable and methodical 








Please write to: 

PJ. Publications, 
7-11 Lexington Street, 
London WIR 3HQ 


* * 

£8300-£9,000 pa 

West End surveyors rkfuire an experferxted 
secretary able to manage their comouter si 
terns. Previous experience 
11/VVPS^ essential. 

Telephone 01-437 6977 

To Chairman 

Well educated and experienced PA./secretary 
required for 47 ye^ old Qiainnan of Successnu 
{uivate company in E.C.L First class shorthand 
and typing initiative and ahili^ to 

communicate most important: City experience 
an advantage. 

‘ Excellent salary 

commensurate with the experience required, 
iriease apply in writing and send C.V. to: 
Valerie Byfmtl 
10 Snow Hill 
London, ^lA 2EB 

PA Secretary. NIS, required for Gty company 
near Seven Sisters tube station/Tonenbam 
bus garage. Siorlband essential non smoking 
office, hours 9.00-S.3Ctom. 

teiephoiie 01-808 3851 



T« Mmaf. Hw aOtet or two 
bWiiwM nm In uir wmi 
E nd. Good Mlarv and beno- 
5V. ApHiam mi« w Mil 
cauoniM and Wmsh 
imwea no 5ni enw wo*- 
■anal Vcov and iiwntMti 
knOiriMqe of ORKO OMBV. 
A* occawnnalbf demandno 

bul atMTiniio and run MO net 

for second men. Reply lo 
VOX C19. 



The FBA wish to appoint a person who wiO be 
able 10 put Auward tbe best interests of the 
Federation. Tbe post will probably appeal to a 
person of about 25-35 years of age with a good 
educational background able to converse at any 
level but particular^ with tbe Management .of 
lam pubw companies who may be interested in 
sponsoring or helping some of tbe Societies 
within tbe Federation. Please apply by telephone 
Oi-930 6844 to the Chief Execuuve. 


Confident, French speal^g secre- 
tary required to co-ordinate and 
support work of specialist under- 
wnting team, ^cellent typing 
skills and WP experience essentiaT 
Beantifiil City offices. Benefits in- 
clude pension scheme, healtih plan 
and LV’s. 

Tel: 01-481 3122 Elizabeth Qegg 


MJ>. rcsulres superb, 
career wmacd S ecr e t a ry t 
PA. AdvertiVnB CKpert- 
eoce orecnnn, kDOwledoe 
of Media useful. OcoeDeni 
salary, negotiable accord- 
ing H> age and eipaienoe. 

Teh jeawe Patfieamam. 
PCS cneby md 
01-636 5S55. 


RequfFO Junlw Secre- 
tary / Receptionist, 
excellent typing, au- 
dio. telex, switch- 
board. Knowledge of 
French an advantage. 
Must be good 


Contact Fions 

Secretaries for 


Doe to mateinity leave, we need 

Seaiuy n Heed oTEiinioe Renanb Rpon fixeckieno cmiicMF 
e *mr l«W> - e Mnwy <0S7. 

Sentttn H> Vim Mem RcseenS uiti (iMrHbiie. It boon per 
MCfti nxed-ttrm toenacc le Miy i486 - IS Miy 1987. 

we MB toehni (w ewemuKd eenmns wilb CKtHcM ryim skiS» 
(wee aednL Itarai tmuoi end epohen Enthdi |ood otimaaueei wd 
doniBcnaiion ud ibe XHluy lo wM io a leeip oAeo eoder 

rsndimes fboyd hint iiimr limwliilp iif ilniiii iij ftneimionaL and 
of Pk leiroam itgem (Gieecc/Tuiwv or Vm Nam KmMaXe iS 
Fmdi/Gcnnaii or a iocaf anpnic eoiki he an aocL 

SeWy: XX60S.I7 per anwn iiao laia). 

Lmsm »Ci\ soj. m nap iin 

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CMhg aoK 2M ISIS. 

Saam Snck 



£11,500 - £12,000 

If you can take re^nsibility act on your own 
initiative, are au fait with word processors and a 


good audio typist then a firm of solicnors in tbe 

'est End would welcome you with open anns 
and a very high s^ry. 

If you have long ago given up smoking and don't 
find clocks compulsively watcbable here is your 
chance to work hard and enjoy a well deserved 
drink on tbe way home (uokss you've given that 
up too). 

Phone Irene ee 01-734 1164 


Oiabi Cosn e ctii s is a computer soRorare devetopmem 
company. We have grown Rom 7 lo 80 in the last 5 yeara. 
Because of Uhs conbnuii^ expansion we need to add to 
our secieianal team by itcnnung someone to work hr 
one of our dtrenon and other senior managers. 

We are lookina for a secretary who is motivaud. flexible 
and who a aae M develop and grow wtib the company. 
'Hicse qualities, plus a gowl education ('A' levds or 
degiec) and sound secmanal training, are more itnpor- 
lani than experience. 

Wc use the bust in ottice automation and ofler generous 
company benetiis. For tbe ngm perwa. salary is not a 

Flease mite a CV tiK- 

Nafcal H artwr ta an 
Daaa Cenme eU eo Ud 
RMa Hswe 
SUrtay Road ' ' 


Middlaaax EN2 6SN. 





o Required by a trading company. 

S Experience in WP and telex. Good 
g typing skills. Excellent salary -t- benefits. 

8 Contact Melanie Smith on 01*897 6265 
^ for further details. g 


************ *-******ft*****q*a*«A 



Seeks shorthand secretary with good working 
knowledge of French for small Loudon otfice. 
Working knowledge of other European lan- 
guages and word processing experience an 
asset. Tax free sak^. 

Please send CV to BO.X B92 


SeeiMary (aged 2S+) U aM Mb 
HKmMB »ork fer Nabm^ 
Tmoi FedeiaiMn. Good ivMiq 
CMeoMl and abdHy w lahe le^aa- 
■Miiy n rUKf 
Awm Knowledgr or YE wd 
eaMfience of Hkiog 0100*0 o 
W onn on d an advamge. Sonna 

Wiio oUfc CV He 


C.C12JMI + BsoaflU 

Senw Bai*ra S« with ene>- 
um sec sum n20/foi + iBu 
Ihso. TP 4 cMtood tar Senn 
Itaector. ttaiaa and oMiiwod do- 
sonn. ns8se cav ftmqr. juk or 
Angu on 

01-631 4951 

itaw veotato wP Bm CHS 


Tab secretafv raoutred for Sales Manager of inter* 
iaSmS Television MvlSlon. This is a ^ulattafl 

tor an experience per» wUh high secre- 
skills accustomed to wondwg on own 
tnttfaixve. Good salary and related benefits. 

writo gtvtnp fun work record indudlng sfo- 
aries etc. ' to; 

pgrsQimet fHR). ■ - 

"Walt Disney Productions Limited, 

■ 51 . 32 Soho Sauve. 
London WIV 6AP. 


• Experienced secret^ (100/60) able to 

• work on own initiative urgently 
{ required for s^ncy manager of small 

• fiiendJy industrial estate agents in W2. 

• ^l^upto£l0,000dependingonage 

• and exixrience. 

S Cootact Mr. N. Parker 00 01-402 8366 


Asst to wodc tor Dep. 
Consafler in SWl Chanty 
willi mxtdtaidg conteets. 
A pood csg a nlssr. kmio 
aiwys ciien iWsan. 
sldlls 80/Se * Aitta 

Knoudedos ot iniiteiv 
(.A06 25-35 

Mm It {toss. 

0f-4n M24 





rUmouB Mm Co rtquim * 
a*«ari hwhM n.tteMo Wok 

aiiH MarOMiidisaieapd Pro- 
iMOOnal Urcncn. 

PuMisncrs aw«in«iK and 
Capon umnuunon. A waai 
or acemims MAvatind 
«Muia M maaia and ttere- 
ipnai amia M 100.60 ar« 

iiffLaiMV atUMMS* laraur 

Call nawa Oaundt' «S 8 iSM 

£ 10,000 

Successful WI fashim 
company seelts PA'to 
Cltairman and tour 
Directors in tiirir design 
centre. Good shorthand 
and administration skills 
am essentia) for this 
imoonant senior pos- 

Ring Frances at ■ 
MwkSan Ree Cons 
Cp 01-935 8474. 




We are a smad frisnepy 
70 UD. who naaa a bnprii cs- 
pBsn yesig Seerereiy 164-. 
to look anal our oibce oassd 
m Cnmg X Tatax. ten- 
pnone and typng outwB ere. 
Mil iwp us «nm our nacDc 
UK and Overeeas wenc. 


4W TMC laeVS £1 1 000 4. Mart 
6en awe uramuy ra 
glares PA *1 , wp ruu 
iingnmiefU and eeinnaBCin 
WESB Her Cone. OI 409 QMS 

■BC'P* WVni WP tnm for 9 dy 
nanur yming dnvnora or ui 
nurnri male amius, swi«. 
£4.600 Top rbohi S w i i do nw 
947 0Q19.'946 44S4. 

Swer ooDonunny iw sacraurv 
igg.i nrr or a by Manawr or 
yoiow proomBu* co. AaM 
wdii P* and ncmmiions Skills 
too 00 CS.OOO. CUpilal Poopte 
240MM.mtoT7pin 74i sopa. 

aoMBdiiyrMifi len gfti apntor 
PA Bmnenal SH. £12000 
Lansuaee 8wn Agp 466 B9SS. 

6M1A*T. iMOing Lonoon 
«M4ie no i mw iwouirv youn, to- 
P.BW iwrcuii 10 mn a hard 
wonilfig laani maiuamg omn. 
rwuHniiai funMitMi prpgmv 
m Central Lonoon. 0 mm tw- 
pnonr maaner, auiiy ID type 
end u«ra under pmsurp Saia* 
rv £7.000 pw annum, nnjin 
mufi jmra Blytiie on oi< 

^-K- Te onwor « FraiemM Bo- 
ay- WCi PwpoMiDie tSr 
PmoniM Admm, aiima com. 

nunee mcennqs. coordmaiP 
wri «woni one H«qrr snooiA 
mnoing of meU' effiip Cnoa 
SK- «k|IIS. Aqr HI 00 Al «0(1M 
la^ir* ana ^ ng«. ca^XW. 
t^eM noMr Dm CDm Oi404 

TOM« exsevnve Seemtarv 
ler mpy owo « a nainnai 

"—"WWreriDupinpMai 2nd 
HBOer. aop 16 ... Cm 
w ivgipq gM aomm ahun- 
"HSr'^no canw 

sSISSanlPSf?**® CwiSur 
Safewdo OI 7S4 S4D6 or e\''a 
MSiecitiM ApMiam. Rrt Mr- 


Coll^ Leaver 
No sborthaDd 

ft nccos ao moans 
taaw. fioM tvoa* and a 
ness to aoD 0 * B M 
(nrnwiaon u DKifpeis n yov ca- 

tea «im n& bnue iMty cemiany. 

! M tacome si- 

lt yn hM a onoe . .. 

rohed SI PR, nog is ms. Goams 


jJ^^nVcwT C 0 nSui-»*|f^ 


SMTcn. MMUy Mriin 'A' m-Ms 
yowll canow ihe Daianaw w 
aim wim nunv moinknine 
proelr. nandia engianm and 
IDS yotr U'Hng «ialls. IB*. 
£p.OOD Cet>mi Canirn Bu. 
rrwi. 110 FICM SL. ECU ass 
7 d96. 

I and PuMMuna rr- 
lam iihMreuon mnuMnk '■reia 
mUiuMHir persep wiin tfuua- 
me 10 hrie run nmir nut 
Ifietiaiy Htitd 7n-BhciTia 
work, typing and cooina <*■» 
crMuie toPts For furtner ae- 
law ring Ol A 02 2646 


rx Co im 4 nromi MH-. onrn. 
laud 20- SrcTMarv miUi .omr 
6 H Lnriv oH«. and loral *or 
imaUk floMO 

son r. £T 600 Cr»vrH Caropn 
Bumau. I lO riem 6i . EC4. S65 


C HSL ao* biiener D mi gnws lap 
Skills pkr communKator 
MO. £lOXXK> pa. 4 For lh» 
and Mlier tm.inniil ,acaai 
■n aw and w.m Lonoon no 
Natalia TXO Agy Oi rso 9BS7 

MIBIO Sie rroulrrd Mr Ugtbom 
Cnanmo Acrouniania Eam- 
IWH working ronmnom 
mnuomo laira %rord prurtnune 
rmopmeni. Ten salary 0.10 
TM 01 242 S2l2 

PBJM C BI4P6WY W|. smor Ig 

UM nead M aroowiion. Pwoy 
^lertimad and oom Ivoina 
iwrora -r bnqni iMniworkinu 
pmonahly Agr mm 20^ Cad 
AM TOOl iwen £ndl or 3T7 
8000 lOnyi SM^Manrs Plus- 
inr sarrafanai cMisunaals. 

AUDIO SEC. £18.000 MiS bo- 
nus. Suwr Bn a. social I'ri 
nTTanmuiiai Ma^aar manap. 
mmi conudunev fuii 
pnsohmRn tor good nMnuna 
wr. 22r oo-tvo Mongir 
tVMTuniTMl Conndlanis 01 
4M I Ida 

PAimxilUWO 4 S anm. Mar 

swing Dir— '•or. LAt SkiH, 

100 10. toCMilv ceminwii ane 
aiienetfwii oaneonaiiiv lai 
wnoing wonsorwiisgi pnai Miai 
PA auppon S6JO TM a06 
1,94 Handle RecruinnnM 

larv nnedi'O for Oirrrtor m 
qwl 04 rampanv Coee 
tiand ane MPMVMV on IBM PC 
msmiiak C9.0D0. Caiwmr 
WJiHparr 4 md eu6l. Siafi In 

nmous w l Co . Enguanr 
ollires. 26- Cimaid ana 4Cui 
ly ronraMgil lo V 1 P's. 

prM on, am raw Hanoir Rr- 
crudRwM OonMoiantt 01-496 

an • 2 Artiarnsinor.rrumm r*. 



wiui srcmanal skdn 10 hanoiF 
mvenon erfinr m4naownr n i. 
senw ane arrouM 
oaison £7.000 pa Tn Oi ad» 
81 AT 

TaAVSE anaOB 68C. 6TO * 

r,r no, - lni>-i discoum 
Orauinui einrrs viriena. slims 

60 60 - D mins and 4' mM 
fwndarii, Hrndfr ftrcrwlnirni 

AnwaiaiHs Cn aa) 1 igg 
aemm ampauiiL srimar- 
•rs 6 nano (jiomi or GrrtiwP 
Cay EwmmMi Ban** To 
£11 BOO. OI a04 4»64 bwr- 
four Aoy 

aokP an specuumt m rui- 
nam rrwnrr koung scernarv 
lei raanung sales tram 
Pime nng victona on 01 J6i 

61 »i. 

italiam aaamiUL srerMarv 
Cnamn b nmo le wor^ ai 
•rsei ip Otv Curm 

pran Bank. eOjOOO p.a. 4U4 

AmM CarrWour Any 

sceBci««Ka Cor ArrtMHrls & 
CksKinrm Permanm a irmpo 
rgr, pOMiom AMba SprcTMlSI 
Rw Cans. OI 16a 0039 

Swrrwrv . Hrrewiuig ri lor 

Seim Maoaqen. w t Maniir On. 
Ol 600 oa. Tvwng wp gxo 
ans 4664 ^nvinuf Agp 

mmi M4naemai.-HiUibrk ler 


Mapaamr ivnwrrs a sskimp, 
i-MI organnrd srerriarv to 
work lor uinr biKw aosrmsr- 
mraiam Fast acrureir lynnp 
ang snerthand <90 womi eswn- 
Hal as IS an rkCMlrs 

mannrr wowg nal a semM 
neorr. For furmrr ommm 
pwMF CM Hrima on 01-039 
7l«a K SOI 

ECOAL SECarraaV ler rom- 
nii'mal ro in wi Elo.ooO 
kian Top nadii Srerrmes. 
94 7 03l9 44« 0424. 


- iFICrralisrSrrrr- 
. msiO lor ornrr oonkinm 

in Ansensng ana PR, firaiiii, 
Worio, Currpni Alfairs fsr. 
Bing us loaay Cotrni Carom 
Bur-au. liOFVMSi.ECa sa. 

harsurmina and a< aiiaoir im. 
mrowim, .>i« rov arv pa., wto, 
a emni> r nrrsonaiirv tnm ron. 
sort Kunmg pul small sp.ciami 
rrcTUHmmt group * a consul. 
uni. iniDaib on 4 irngimarv 

hmi* won a ,.irw m 

P<amanancy £12.000 4 nack- 
aor Cm Lvn Crert 01 
SrrrswtaiSfs PtiA on 677 B60a 
ItaAOUAJau wim srcmsmial 
SkUis lor wmoonrv won n 
nnismtlir,. manoM ano oinrr 
ran comnirrcial OraanuaiMMw, 
Pmasr nng prasom Tamm 
Man agrnrvi. p29 1631 

imvc FUN TEAMMC. TMnotne 
atmgnmrnlt rurmHiy a, aiiaoir 
m Muur. Marsming rasman. 
PA. Aa<rffTwu,g 0-s< gn and 

wnrr okrititig al •«. Too rain 
>«> WP sKHB. juin our surrmt. 
lui ang ivMo> i-mi now 
ksangir PrcrMitnwni 
laMb OI AA^ I ,na 
m 4 BMOKTiiAMD . luvunniA 
CUV bonk. WP r-or* ilhn<.9lalr 
s^ • CbH Aosmur, Hamei on 
377 8 4CO, 6wratan,i. PHA » Big 
srrmiariai roouiiiaiiis 
SH'SEC Cd Irlrohon* mannrr. 
iPdM Pkg. Sw 1 6 ( I >16 p nr 
unk Aeon oi nm 9745 


A f«RsowiEL BrcatiiTiMa „ 

maChMing Mr.giuung, ;va. 
y? * ouignmg 
PWM1MO-? II ,nu arr harm 

wmM small sproauu mruii. 




The se^nd rank are standfi^ firm 

AH cbsaiM adMoiseneMS 
c» be aceepud by tdephone 
(CMCpi Anoouncemcnist. The 
deadline a S-OOpm : days poor 
to pDbiicaiioa (te S.0Qpai Mon- 
day for Wedneeday). Should 
you wsh to sesd aa advntue- 
iwm in wriitBg pleuK tndude 
your daytime ^nw number. 

asro^ SERVICES de- 

PAimBCr. ir you haw any 
queries or proW e ms icIattHg to 
youradtcnnctiiciii om n nas 
anieaiaL ple« contact' ouf 
Cunemer Services DepsnmeBt 
by idepbone oo Of-481 4100. 


SON Spinster Late or SeOuMWtd 
Conm) unity 

SfOgrUM. County Owhani- 
Died mere on tsib May 1906 
iENate about £18.600) 

Tlir km Of tlw atwieoanied are 
mmesM M apply in Mesan 
Leppe « MUIer. omictlanL of 1 
Sundeftand StreeL HougiHon- 
le^Onne. Tine A Wear. DH4 
48C. (arttnp wtiM the afore- 
menUoned SoUcUora 'may lake 
steps M adimmsier ihe csBle. 

Model See 


US VISA nurmts e s owmb 
us lawyer 17 Bidstrade SI Lan- 
dau Wl 01 480 oeiA 



rar Me 

War Medals 

SpmkJb Son Uaiiwd 
5*7 KumSneei.SLjBm'b. 

T«t0l-9S0 7USi24lraiin< 

(CM WORT to win sap ideM 
28m May- FamM dmnen Ce» 
trai London, uood company 8 
an rewdred. Ol dOO 96X8 (day). 

NUnUDON Dtbennim and 
baPoia wwiNd far pmme oom- 
paidef Tbp prKes paid Ot 228 



Wiranden Coelioplart Tllef. 
d es ign nnurnl only £8.98 
per s« yd + vat Wool mix 
B erber caepeii dm wide 
Hessian badied U SB per sq 
yd * VAT WhUe sloiSu last 

ZS5 Men Kbps IM 
Pnisoas Gicso. Sit A 

Tel: 01-731-2588 

Free esttmaies 
expert ABlnp. 


Prestigious ^3san Box 
avaMMo (or 4 (toys or sin- 
gle days (40>, SSL 6111. 71b 
Jun^ tor Darby Weak. 

Contact Ron mer 
on 01481 Sm 


tmes avail Hand bound ready 
fer presentation also 

"Sunaaye" £13.60. RememiMr 
When 01468 6S23 
ncMcn rat AKT EVEin; Cats. 
SWrUghl Chess. La MU. 
All meatrv and cporiv. 

TO: 8214616. 8260495. 

A-EX VMa > DUm 
■MfMBAV BUB « Clve someone 
an ortgmm Timas Newspaper 
dated me very day they were 
born £1&S0. 049241303. 

Latest tstb EdiUOn CoH 
£1200 AbsMoMy as new 
£660 01.699 sail 

ble srtb ek. Naiwn w ide 
deliveries Tel: tfoaoi 880059 

SEAlvmtS Any event mr US 
Mk. email OhL SUrlNM M. 
wunbMon. GUnneoaume oi- 
6BB I6T8. Moior CTVdU cards. 
wmoLCDcm, Cats, aianw 

Exp. CMS. Ls Mn. All mean 
and span. Ta o3i 5r>9. 6S7 
1718. AU malor credii cods. 
AMPums pontcAtix w t 

aynemSMS e PMF6I60. New 

OeofI 01 871 2181 office. 
PIANO MaonificcM Grmnn BiM 
Grand. RNondUiened Hanw 
Valued £1.660. 01-469 0146. 


nrrSrrMce 6 sritiiia t SE*** 
Baioan *9S0. Oi o5i 6084 

Bouqtu and «oM. 'Tel 01-881 
3347 or 01-791 82 86. 

utmnifnnii mkntuk 

seals TickeliavaliaMelor every 
day Tel. 01 402 7861. 
MNimEDaH and ail Pop Events. 
'TRSHs Mwdii and m4o . . 
Ot'9300277 or OI-9S0060e. 

WORLD. Cowured. Dated 
1061. Perfect nmdUiwt Ofien 
mvRcd over MflOO. Tel: E veo 
Uier 6 uioi Mon or Tuei 0273 



iwmanire poocUe. fenufe. 6 
nKmlbs old. TriXIl 573 9696 


OPERA LOVERS! Lively naNan 
anav performed nphlly Py the 
SpaphiHti Opera Company ai 
ParcoS nsia on the Mrk An 
ex cHln q new reslaurani at 1 16 
KniqhisMMNe. SU’t. Rnene 
your laMe now oo Ol 684 


CMB IEI CR «M vey Imv dUe 
bed NL overfooldnp parden. 
ouM aie^ dom mer and 
non « Tel: 994 S042. 
Pdvaaenoinproaa and UToom 
lor 2. Share KAA. 2 nanniM 
only £76 pw me. 748 3366. 
LUXUBMUSLV flimWied 2 bed- 
raont rial L anea wr (Me. from 
X3S0 pw. TIek 01-794 8660 
central Lendon Irani £326 pw. 
Rtno Town Hse Apts 373 3438 
lor <««le. 2 monUn £80 pw 
lad 01-789 dOSO 
K ennnuan. Col TV 24nr swod. 
tlx. OoUoisMa Apb 373 6906. 


W. RAMP. O R lin IM. GCH. 
TwnelOOyds £8o pw me tails, 
call 373 6067 WiCS) or 486 

SMU 'Between Gonenonr prtd. 
ni Mux dMr b. sH.cxX.T.v. 
c H.w-banJiaed w robes 
L<ve or itn.wawwr.dhfi w ai Iwt. 
ciNnIng nrovMeAfiW p w.iod. 
876 9926 day 228 2BS6 evm 
CHELSEA MWS. 2 Pror r fhr The 
S flat, in June. O/R £60 pw 
OMl. SmaU rra £60 pw end. t 
rnlhs dep. Ttk 01-888 2731 
X248S <dt or 01-361 7481 «e). 
MEEKNKNTS OW.V 1 (ctnale 
dure Maida Vair Flat with 1 
other. O wn imill ream. £100 
pan. Ol 379 6676 ane n wow or 
286 30 19 eves. SMrtcy 
BATmHEIL DMe rm. £d8Pw 
mdO perMMiar£ 66 pwenrl <2 
penoasi. Td. 689 3643 iday) 
622 1306 tevat. 

CUUMAM PARK N'S For lovely 
room and siwwo' to luxury 
family Iwuw 3 imnllM only 
£46 pw Ot 274 2996 
AAPHAM Larae Rpom In luxuiv 
rial with 9w6m. £U pw oicL 
N & fenule pref. Pbone Char- 
Nile 938 3131 X 3378 idavs) 
nJITMATCS Selecwe ShNing. 
Well eiiab intraduoary service. 
Mm tel for appk 01A89 »191. 
813 Brampton Rood, sws 
HWSl Near MMScd N'SramUe 
88+ largr O - R in Deautilut lux 
house woh aaiO e i L £360 pm. 
455 378 5 eva/ 321-10Q8 dfv 
PARSOfM CHEER air Iw flaL 
Mol n. s. o/r + bam. £60 p w. 
exd. TH 01-736 3613 WIsdna 
O' 061 336 1281 w. 'daiys. 

M3 Female. N.'S. Newly u e vurai - 
ed own room. Voy nr bdw. 
Easy access OCy or appent. £46 
pw OKI. 992 3101 Oler 7 pra. 

m,l, n.s. loe o r m mac CM 
flat, an facHitie £170 pon 
cxd. Tel: 871 0621 
ARE TOU fnendty/eaw poinq^ 
dble nti Kensal Great cpie/rKb 
PBi. £320 pan. 01-968 9888. 
BLACKHBATR. LMp 10 dr lim 3 
beara flat. O. r A awv £200 
pem 01-806 0990 eves-w. e. 
house lame o<r. £46.00 PW. 
prol only. Td 01-228 6051 
DULWICH 8 o/rs. lane flat ch. 
prof m/r. Si66'£i36pan.Tds 
01-761 0338 tafla- TPMf. 

S 60 W nU (DR.T CNIQ9 WS. SutI 
oMd-weex Londop commuter. 
N.s only. Ring 01-623 1645 
NIS. 3rd Non gnwmng youngi 
graduue star bee. Own lue rra. 
£J20 pan. Tec Ol 809 2840. 
NWS snare luxury flat own dm- 
Ue room. £6000 pw. Td 01. 
625 6588 

Vegb Char House. C.C.H. Odo- 
£130 PCM EXC 01-3906686. 
SW17. TMy near lo share faniuy 
house. N.'8 pr el erred. £200 
pm. Td: 01473 naeo ICVOSI. 
SW 51 N'S pr« 26+ O'R hK 
hse. Nr Common. JMSpw ex W 
387 9494 X 7104/H 223 0866 
SPrST m tnbe 2nd F n, s dure 
C.H. hse O/R £140 pcm «Kl 
Td 773 1 106 aflor 7 pm. 

W 14. Maisetieae O/R £36 Pw 
«ws. 6 montbs Id only. 01-603 
4418 before 8 pm. 
un Own room m large luxury 
house in (Kiel square near cube 
£6000 pw Ind. 01-387 1699 
Wll Huge lovely grdn flm. all 
mod rora£}.-R. 3 nuns tube. 
£60 PW nU Inc Td ot 727 8864 










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01 486 9356 


^ — R li S I D K N T I L ^ 

We have a selection of 
-tumisMd fiss and 
houses in this - popito 
brand new rwereide 
dev^epment PricB range 
£300-6400 pw. 

CUbEB Oficc 01-589 5211 




* SAVE £££'s 
1 ,(NI 0 *s of seats 
must be sold 






(ESTD 1969) 

59 SOUTH 8T. 
(037271 27S38/2553Q/271B 



Ei eku ai g rintrlnriiiiiTl adpcM 

to got C6DISA BSQBL «nse—» 

Ml kM fllHi iMsaped oBi A 
dM we. Hwp, teal anuaim. 
Rudy, hu kS adi eaegatT Ao ty 
biMiva. 4 dbL tsgic bed! 3 
bail (T-amsaej, im rm tn. 
Cu ML 1 jv 4 I),dOO Mr. 

01-225 0433 

Sumne raw deRRod 

boid66ai«*» Ac i»jf la^- 
geappd garddi ovaOooldng 
Tbflertdgr Cowa n on. F«di 
duty maid oervice, Large 
*L‘ toM Rrd loungp. dMng 
loan. A baatoorm. Sbatt- 
raome 1 cnaulie. OeiAie 
awaoe. inli s e c urWy lyv 
tern- EMctronlc emiy gaiaa 
' PM TV later con. 
CwatoiBr let 1 year pni 

£7804)0 pd- weeit. 

TM B1-6H ESdi 

for the batfle 

ByKefAMadclin hUCBY LEACU 

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ud simM miiuwjgii wscEd hy- 

lEBdoag sc^ dirite date ■— v ^m 

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vf fstea i. tinaiKM nr«4|. ap- 
pwnif d nBpfnaiiA 2 dlh. m- 

CfASWi dtlHRR fOOB lI fc + b. |aIi» 

IPM. Free pukiit. C2S iLw.llA. 

CU M. 

522 4551. 

■LBRAVIA nm preoy (Pflupe- 
dyir boone. Dale lecen. 3 bodh 
o a Bii nnn 
chided paHo. Tb M funi/- 
imrurn. £378 pw. CootW Ot- 
R2S eubt 


Lidtage wlih view oTmafliia. a 
mcep s. ML Bath. Camen. Oa 
rane. CSTOpw. CacMoo South 
6 CO^ 486 9017. 


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By Michael Seely 
Shahrasiani put up a work- summed 
man-iike rather than smpres- those ' 
sive Derby tria! when beating Shahrasi 
Nomrood by a length and a Derlw v 
half in the Mccca-E)ante the sar 
Stakes at > otic yesterday and Swinbur 
remains at cramped odds of Michael 

between 4-1 and 7-2 for 
Epsom with most firms of 

Walter Swinbum sent the 
11-10 on tavourite past the 
pacemaking Dancing Zeia 
halfway up the siraigbL Both 
Nomrood and Sirk launched 
determined attacks in the last 
furiong. but Shahrasiani kept 
battling away and never 
looked like surrendering his 

*‘Ke puts on the brakes 
. when he gels in front.'’ 
% Swinbum said. “He thinks 
he's done enough. However, 
he's got 2 relaxed style of 
racing and t*m sure he'll stay a 
mile and a haif. All the same. 1 
wish he had won by 10 

The last pan of the jockey’s 
comments must have 

summed up the feelings of all 
those who wish to see 
Shahrasiani repeat the 1981 
I^by victory of She^r for 
the same combination of 
Swinburn, the Aga KJtan 
Michael Siouie. 

"I'm glad that it is over and 
done with," the trainer said 
afterwards. "It is a bit worry- 
ing that Sirk finished closer 
today than be did at Sandown. 
But it is stUJ one of the 
established trials and 
Shahrasiani has won it" 

Paul Cole was delighted 
with the performance of 
Nomrood. "I've got three 
Derby possibles in Nomro^ 
Tisn’t and Nisnas. We'll have 
to divide them up between 
Epsom and Chantilly." 

Watching the vid^ record- 
ing of the race, Shahrastani 
won a trifle more comfortably 
than had at first appear^ and 
if the brilliant Dancing Brave 
failed to stay the distance, the 
Nijinsky colt could still be the 
one that they all have to beat 
on the day. 

.. .... 

33 ^^*' - 

Shahrastani draws dear of Nomrood and Strk in York’s Meoca-Dante Stakes 

All eyes will now be turned 
to the Curragh on &iucday 
when Floravanii's mettle will 
be tested against Green Desert 
and Hunungdale in the Irish 
ZOOO Guineas. The remaining 
clues may be unearthed at 
Goodwood next Wednesday 
when Allez Milord, Jareer and 
Tanaos are already under 
orders for the Predominate 

The value of Allea Milord's 
Newmarket win was de- 
stroyed twice during the aficr- 
noon, first when All Haste 
finished last in the Mecca- 
Danie and earlier w'faen 

Verardi had finished unplaced 
behind Kadial. who ran out an 
impressive winner of the Glas- 
gow Maiden Stakes for Fulke 
Johnson Houghton. 

The Aga Khan has certainly 
bred some hi^Kla^ middle 
distance animals in recent 
years and like Shahrastani, 
Kadial looks all set to follow 
in their footsteps. **I think 
Kadial might be a bit imma- 
ture for Epsom,*" the trainer 
said. *‘We might send him to 
Ascot for the l^g Edward VII 
Stakes and then, if he proves 
good enough, for the Irish 

^ Televjsed: 2.35, 3.5, 3.40, 4.10 

Go^ns*. good to soft 
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York selections 

By Mandarin 

2.0 .Samcek. 2..15 Pubby. 3.5 Phardanie. 3.40 Resourceful Falcon. 
4 . 1 '.i Hjllgsie. 4.40 Kedron. 

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Sure Blade is another three- 
year-old who may yet come 
mto the Der^' reckoning and 
his trainer. Barri' Hills, 
showed his horses to*be in fine 
form when Brent Thomson 
rode Esquire to a comfon^le 
victory in (he always competi- 
tive Holsten Pils Stakes. 

Sieve (I^uthcn. Kadial's rid- 
er. had earlier initiated a 
double when winning the 
Race-A-Round Yorkshire 
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tough and experienced little 
colL wbo will have one more 
race before the Coventry 
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514 021126 - HASHUrYI 

515 13 fr- 2 d SWEETADI 

Pakn. U*l Son. 6 Ptaisi (Sth). l 6 Up To Me. 25 
tasi Glorias. 33 Rsnetogh. fo mn. & nk. 
toNewr- SR na. 2 L 4 L n Jonnsoo Nouahion at 
lesson Btewft u n) Toto: E 4 . 10 : £ 1 76 . £ 5 . 70 . 
taking Oort- MSO. OP: £ 10740 . CSF: £ 67 . 24 . 2 mm 
lUn. FLEET 14 Elsac. 

4 i ai New^ 33 ESQURE (B Tlkknewt, 11 - 
a 2 . Dofset OdOase (T tves. 1 M): 3 . 
AoanitamJPBul Eodaiy. IM). ALSO 
RAN: 106-30 lev Aavance. 11-2 
Apr 25. 17 Freedtin s Ctipice. 9 Ouahtair Flyer. 10 
Marla ( 5 tn). 11 Star Of A Gimner. 14 
Creeagar ( 4 tfi|. 16 Go Bananas. 20 
October. 25 Mporaa Mam. WMpipB. 12 
MtrnmM ■V 31 . sh hd. 31 . 2 M. ltd. B Htts at 
iambourrt Tote: £ 6 E 0 : E 2 E 0 . £ 4 .i 0 . 
S?gg 2 C 3 . 7 a DF: £ 4350 . CSF: £ 64 . 07 . Ttwst: 
£ 637 . 40 . Imin 29 .D 2 sec. Freedoms 
ChoicB tnaned secand but after a 
T^BlI inquiy waa disquaBfiad and 

itbHHyO P*“*‘>***- 

HedM 7 3 . 40 nm 2 r 110 yd) 1 . SHAHRASTANI (W 

_ j Laue S P Swmbum. 10-1 1 fav): 2 . Nomoad (T 

ri niTiimi m -m .nnit MtmmM en no. , 11 , £-;\, no. o nuB ei 

£S37.40. imin M.D2UC. ' FieadM^ 

‘•^•iSSSLa ChoicB tmned secand but affw a 

CRJO^pMSalRS|paia444 L.T0 hh»ii **" rtSQuaBlied and 

1 MnCA(IMAMu^ PMEddaryO '“f!?'***’ _ 

ITEMjCmCHttiamiiMAKM RHedgaea7 ^ 340rim2rit(M1.8HAHRASTANI(W 

OOilMnai)7at^ Q iZm uq a G imh 24-1 jimS R Swmbum. io-ii fav): 2. Nomoad (T 

I (YNtoBflPHWwn 3-7-12 RFOX8 du*w 11-3: 3. Silt (P Rotkrtstm. 14-1). 

AokAOEliM) (CO) (RSarQMrlBHas 3-7-12 WCanaeS ALSO RAN. 9-2 AO HasR. 15-2 Flyincji Trio 

?L K :-n c<wr^ K4: (9-1 *-131 Doncaaar (1m M. Ci464Q. aolL Hen 9. 94 ran) w<h TTflAH 
i'-i;i Wli. ROlKICSINI (^5)4L3rdof 10 toMaiesbeRi>n(e'll)M8end0Mn(1in3t 
cacd to lirm. Od 14). TIVIAN 9lfi Net oma. on raappearanoaat Opneaster (841 
scored bf 1 1 ,*aL from Rssan ^ f S4i (im 4f . £3324 . good. Mar 20. 14 rani- VINTACE 
iCLL <99< nas 3 l,'2L funner back in Sto. VICKSTOiliN Sto in 2ri Groito 2 a«ani laM 
time . iR 1 BS5 ;9-2! 2 coma Arto disto«e wiamr ovar PosiiN* (9-11) (£4142.9006. 

515 129-20 SWEET AOaAOE (USA) (CO) (RSaroMnaHOs 3-7-12....- WOnaaS ALSO^. 9-2 ABHasR. 15-2 Flying Trio 

IM sn, 0 «n, H N»*. S 

Signor. 19-1 Or Symapem. 16-1 ddiars. NetwmarteLToR: £ 1 . 80 ; £ 1 . 40 . £ 2 . 10 . DF: 

PORK onoJOTA ( 9 - 7 ) nk a id or 7 to Bc«n KnM^)» Haydoefc ( 71 40 ym. £ 9182 . E 2 .S 0 - CSF: £ 5 . 75 . Smm M.TZsbc. 
gooiL May 3 ) GREY OESWE ( 9 - 4 ) ¥1883686X4^11986 OROJOyA(6-1g) ear Tied snen 4.10 ilrm 1 «>a*»y*ira rr 

Aaad Hayctock woidka onr PROto DaMMIE ( 8 - 12 ) (Bf. £ 38390 . soR. ^ 7 . 6 rani, IM 

GReroeSRE( 94 )«rae 2 ltmcfcm 4 ttLF(rsl 1 fmecMinBS«sanGREYDisi« 4 «-lO] SLfcJlf!? 5 L^f 5 ^ 
tiBdQUE 8 inMTICAfM 2 l(atedin 3 to«r«Oaric» 5 m«««w«.{B 824 . 9 c»a. R 5 r|QrjS^t 4 M» 

g!>- £ 2.60 DF: WAO. CSF; £ 1459 . Tneasfc 

a c R U Ba n. WWKI POeawE <-179 si imm^nseBA.- 

11^ HaPOMB. 6-1 Oraiaya. 7-2 Moo OmMB. 11-8 Grey Oetore. 8r1 NaRtia, S 
Signor. 12-1 Cub Symapecs. 16-I otfiars. 

PORK ONOJOTA dF 7 ) nh aid Of 7 ID BoNn KnM( 94 ) X HsydDck (71 JOytto. £ 9182 . 
naad Hayduk ranlici ewar PRIMO DOMINIE ( 8 - 12 ) (Bf. £ 38390 . soR. 7 . 6 rani. 
GREY DE Sai E ( 94 ) nas 21 bade in 40 l Rfst time cMt tub season GHEY Desire (9-101 
had QUE 81 MPATICA 0 - 4 ] 2 ifSbeck n 3 rd wfon Oonemur wtonar m, ras^. goM, 
Mar 22. 13 rar^. aIdOO LOCO< 9 - 4 i was 41 funner away SIti. AMIGO LOCO ( 9 - 10 ) iRS 


£ 2.60 OF; £ 4 A 0 . CSF; £ 1459 . Tncasfc 
D22B1. 1 mn 4 D. 4 (tom. 

4 . 4 S ( 7 f) 1. SKARPETTO (T Ivas. 14 - 1 ); 

;-:m House ( 9 - 6 ) (im 41 , £ 3179 . good vsoK. ^ 30, 10 lan^ 
SoiKtsn; PUEBY 

S><i rCRKSHlRE CUP (Group lb £22,086: 1m 61) aO) 


/ 1 ■ 

33 ' 2 T 341 FhARacMTSiFf!) IS KanneB G Harwood 4 «-i 2 6 Stoto a y T 

303 110123 - BCURE 0 KBCY)C 4 }(SW«M 4 enBinnRd)MStoii(B 464 WRSutabmiS 

3 C 4 21217-4 EASTERN UVET 1 C (Mm WHardaniL Oman 4>66 — 2 

rA )S 3 'i« 2 - L 0 NG 3 OAT(RHciHiamarm)W Ham 96 - 9 ...- WCanaaS 

31 : 63 i:-K MAJESTIC KINO /E) IP KAwaylPKedawey 4-64 — 6 

iK 09-6990 F'rRIZZDtCBaoflCBntan&e.a SCautoan 4 

r-'C 'i 23 -i! 2 ‘i FCSTH£Rfg|D)|MraNWUieaH(Stona<B 9 - , A Nriii 1 

: 0122 -C 3 SEiSUIC WAVE tR Sai»en B Me 5 - 8 - 9 - BTtmnm 2 

?t; 3 V. 351 - TiLEO'JAt£(P 9 amen;HCar«y 4-99 TfwaalB 

t'j 2 tC- COLD UNEiNHMiienoffiVr 61 ^ 4 - 84 ..-. — JLamS 

2-1 Pharovre. 3 -i Essiarn Myste. 4-1 Seismic Wave, 11-2 LongboaL 7-1 TNa 
O-jgiTt. 13-1 Bciitoon Soy. 25*1 ooms. 

FOtlfi:: FnAXDaNTS (S- 7 ) hadSaSHlCWAV 6 ( 6 - 7 )ank«id 4 ibacktasl(ir 3 alNaw- 
rnor-i;; 1 1 m £ 2 &e 26 . good. Mjy 3 ). BOURBON BOY (»B] 2 3 rd of 21 to Kayud ea( 6 - 1 ) 

m Fjc".vm 3 r,:ti; s Cs&arewitoi h ssp I 2 m 2 f. £ 29163 . good to A rm, O cf 19 ). EASTERN 
Hr$nc lOL < 7 ^ Y-ei to ValuaoR Wjtnass ( 90 ) at A scot (a n. EZOBB^good to aotL Apr 
BO lOrgri PBrRiZZC|S- 6 iwas 8 m.LastsaasonEA$jERNMfSnc(» 4 )i/ 2 )fmNbara 
b'esp wYmar irpm (rtsmar |&-l 2 iilm SI 60 yds, S 1 Q 2 B 1 . goodtohrm, SeotZI, 16 rant. 

Going: ococ' 

C.'Bw: 5 (. n:gh numbers best 

S.T 5 nSA'.' fiSAlDSr; stakes {2-rCi £ 2 , 011 ; SI) (8 tunners) 

1 BOLD AS BOLD ;a£RfiS‘nw)MU 5 fier 90 

: Q cCMSC''SAlL' 02 awswi>MEPrmcis 90 .Mamiyl 

4 f=E»sBKSE .T‘:oi)(niPMffcnsli 90 .- -- QStort ^j 

' 5 G LiAr.n»ISS.SIEF|Woato 8 rryLJd) 0 Lang 9-0 CB RIWW I 

? e MY8L'2syriCL.nna>iRJVf.««n590 — - BO0M»a| 

E C G 3 WS 9 *>'=£l- 5 £,R SnannoniRHannon 90 .~— AMsGtonaS 

I? V'HI?P£ 7 .A RtcharC 5 «CBnttan 96 .-.— PfletaRonl 

■■1 a Kfff.SHSau.nceTSSJanogerS-U OMeKayZ 

; -3 Kern Eog-:. 3-1 Uy Buddy, 9-2 Someone Elae, 6-1 MirappoLB-l Bold As Bold. 
iO-l .CcnKdy Ssii 12-1 o*Wf 5 . 

Sandown selections 

By Mandarin 

»j. J 5 SC'TTieore EIm. 6 .-i 5 D? Rigueur. 7.15 NINO BIBBIA (nap). 
~.-i> R.'ipjci. S.l 5 Prelude. S .45 Leon. 

3 -, Our NewTuarkei Correspondent 
-..iN Bbddv. 6-15 Hca'.hgriff. 7.15 Nino Bibbia. 7.45 Helawe. 
.'.ii Tj'shstJ. S 45 Afi Is Revealed. 

6.45 BF.f-iCE APFSEKTICE HANDICAP (E 2 . 446 : luO ^ 4 ) 

. „EBU 9 i- 9 <TBmi,UMrHe.,ttiiJBe(tie(l 4 -l 0 - 2 ( 5 lba«)-.. — 13 


wi^m 2 


£ 3 .ra. £ 1 . 40 . £ 5 . 90 . DF: C 19 J 0 . CSF; 
£6521. 1ttt26,B0l!OC. 

BM 101 M 2 Q 0 DlSI 6 LE(B|ABm)MHEaslBtoy 6 « -T — 3 ^ 

816 3083 M MmnOMBWBQjMfAHitoiiaiaM W«Mda 0)2 w« 1 - ImmZeBBsac. 

817 0609 M CAPEABEJTTPOIMiMPtound)Neyaotl 7-12 JlaaRT Jadtpafc E 2 JS 4 J 5 . P fac a pob Eaa. 70 . 

616 00096 FAWW 8 CHWEUJ(ltosR 9 BngMMWC— rby 7-8 LCtiameefe 8 1 » - U* 

11-4 Ambreeri 7-2 God's Isto, 4-1 Kedron, 6-1 Bnaen^, 7-1 Kb» 01 Spades, I5n&llt011 

10-1 DebtMOo, 12-1 CaBwnnas VWL IW odRra. eoimtaQoumciiu 

FpHM;fqNQOF8P APES.n osfiowiasHime.p ni wiouMy(8-lO)HL ote as i sriiiRtneTfTpm , nlwenv PRnia*E 

GWdaa Mou IBS) (W.£23m. soft. btof24.8iankYOUNfepu 5GY (8 -12) wasSigbsck Tnnl^r.u.”^i-Jt tS iS m 

5m.lSOnON(£^baalMudriik<B6rai/2iatdaReOurv(7f.£2^.aofi,May^ 7^?;, V 2* 

Prewtously KBIfloN »-1) bssi YOUNG PUOGV (BD Si al MNMiam (ft. tS». scA. 

AM 8. 5 ran). TOUNgVuwy «- 1 ) tRMen a snd 3 shJtd's into » bafwtd Meraon MM- ILJifS 

JaeApat E234JS. P fsc a pob £22.70. 


Caeng: good to Rrm. 

Ody ( 7 - 9 ) at Newmarttei ( 6 f, L«— .. 
Ooneaster wvmar tram Handsome 

bafwtd Mereen Ma^ 

M 8 ]r 2, 18 raiK CATTCRINES ( 7-101 (to 

(Mi^f. £ 2763 . good. Nov 6 m 17 ran). GOO'S 

Etapftsni Boy (Sdi). Soistca Beil ( 4 d>). Tba 
Sportsman. 16 Care In The Ae. Sweet 
Fool. 20 ftrston Parson. 10 raa NR- 

<mimd>fie^a AM PBQBMl te r .r v, a^* > MMiiwr, ^ » «e, aw 

- , u a j • • -11 •. .J 0 fto»lWTtas.A«arssiwi 8 id»’mqmrathe 

9 John Dunlop, tbe Arundel trainer, wtU hold an open day at bis rasuti stood, wmar bought in tor 4200 
Ottile Stables on Satuiday. May 24 10 help raise funds for the Brit- gns 

ish Racing School. Admission is £2 per be^ car parkins is free, and 9 -is ( 5 D 1 . owte SO (R Cochrans. 12 - 

proceediogsstana! I 0 . 00 audendai 1 Z 30 . ^*^ 7 a 

RAft 11-6 tsv OuKft Coia^ ( 407 ). 8 
inmai ( 501 ). Seoovian (BOn. SSMnooea. 7 

7.45 BERRYLANOS HANDICAP (3-r« £3.130: 5f) (12) Segov.anrB{f.i.»^ 

I *^25 gggA AT jajPood Bfpkari ^ wSSEEf JA"*- NewmartieL Tote: £ 30 . 70 : £ 420 . 

5 gggia PMjgigi* 4 arw« £ 2 ^a DF; £ 8320 . CSF. £66 21 . After a 

7 {E 8 PGCT(RRidwwM'WttnmOLa(nB 9 MEddRlB J: 

10 4 S 104 OANCWQSARAN(n|NChaaNraTr«^DHaydnJonasB 4 —11 1 > 2. K«)yheoe(W R)mn.B-^). 3 . 

II 2331-00 SBWIGRA GH (A Puano) M Havm R_. Beau (B Reuse. 5 - 1 )- ALSO RAN. 92 lav 

12 221 BM) HEUWE IBjfDMA ftmJWmar 84 ^ RlflblD ^ 

13 4209110 NCRTHEIMlADlMraDRedlemlJHoir-IS NAdMStZ ?es». OpiA fm- 10 .S*» 

12 221000 HELAWE (BHD) (A Rm J Wmer 92 

13 42 D 9 O 0 NeRrHERNUP(Mr 9 6 Radlern)JHo« 7 -l 

15 0042 BEWTABlS(HAIMaWoum)CBaneleao 7-8 

I..... NAdwnsIzI?®?®! 

16 0 
17 G 
GygneL I 

0042 BEWTABlS(HAI M aWoum)CBaneleao 7-8 -1 T W»WHi 3 cPyiPf**^ 

00940 lAIEAUW«OH(RLeww)HHannQn 7-7 RFea 2 * )'?‘o 

QOMO BMMEWv)CtBiii>PemiBi 7-7 : ZI- APnmdT ®r?' 2 n 

3.15 ( 6 f) 1 . TUSBAC (W Ryan. 1-2 fav); 
2 . Ti^ (M Rooans. 16 -lb 3 . Noidiem 

R15 GOlf CLUB MAIDEN HLUES STAKES (3^ £2,175: 1m 2fl 

Am Aesmevc IWI. 25 Bakers Douori, 33 

2 BMLEVBRBlWRaaandCBanaiBBdBII BItoeaaS Porniad Lady. 6 ran. ><il. I 'il. 21 VL WJ. Sh 

BM&EVBREEjNV Rogers) CBaneM 8-11 

0 BinTERH.YKM(HMafnsN6Wrag98-11 

CURVACEOUS (Mn 0 HaynaN M Sknto 8-11 . 

3- EIQSJVA(HHMBKhBijRJahna(inHiaiglan6-l1 SCwdiea? 



WAOCVaONtCOlF Hue WMam WJDunlBp 8-11 flPeeia 

00- lIBGHTVRilWCMraVTerylOBaMnriS-ll AMcGtonaZ 

OOOD- MS8JADE(GBecclNJWew&-11 — RCoefaana6 

0- INSTAKElPteTIIISiUfWAaiMMBMaiMI-.— BThmaaenn 

NOmiCAI^dBBw^ASBmrtS-ll HRobertitE 

0- ONTHEAGEWM(ShalfoAliAbul(f«main)JtMrterB11.- UEddeiy W 

PAR9QiroCMILO<!U5A|tRSa*w4LCwiwi8-t1 RQuastA 

3- n)EUlDE(n«Qu8an)WHam8-11 WCwswiI 

0- 9USMNawlii8(Giyiiig Stud Ud)P Cote 8-11 TOWriS 

Am Aesmebc (Wl. 25 Bakers Douori, 33 
____.B)toaaaS Poenad Lady. 8 ran. u\. I’vl. 2 lVL Kl. sh 
ratriMairlt no. h Cacs at Newmanrat TUte; £ 1 . 30 i 

WHOniaUanS £ 1 A 0 . £ 2 D 0 . £& 5 D. DF: EA. 30 . CSF: 

SCwdiaaT £ 8 . 27 . 

I3. OBrade rQ Dut^. 10900). ALSO 

‘ 2 RAN. 6 Dynaimic Baby. 15-2 Equsped For 

fl tettana 8 ou^, g Orgy Orwon (5lhL 12 L’Ewee dU 
®J5S!S" 2 Pwws (4lh». 20 WBCle Tool. vwnar 

(Smv 12 LEwee du 

*T hMe" T 1 }paia>s( 4 lhi. 2 DN 6 rBCleTool. M^vwnar 
(iguti. Diaiaswood. 10 ran. 61. 81. hd. R. 
■u ^y,|. J Fo, at Amesoury. Tow; £4.40; 


Phardante should outclass 
Yorkshire Cup rivals 

By Mandarin (MIdiael Phillips) 

? YLYKWLSB VU'Mi gMUua^wc • aiaw.— — - ~ ^ ^ 

] 3?s 

WCwiml _ __ 

29 0- aUSMNdWlii8(Guiliig Stud lAQP Cote 8-11 TONriS mk 

32 Q. TA8HWA (H H Age KfwryM StoUto B1I ■ AKI^IS ®^^„„«,.DeTROITSA«(GBaKtor. 

7-4 Prtliide, 6-1 Buflartly Kiss. Ennkya, 8-1 WoriBc a . Thshti^ra, lO-t Smashing 2 Vaiacily iG Startwy. 6-I1: 3. 

Millia. 12-1 Parson's ChUd. MtsttAananoL i4-1 Alagw Viaen. 16-I otfwra. Stordyn'iG Carter. lO-l). ALSO RAN. 9-2 

.)enus. 6 Lon^im (5ffi). Tratfiianzi. 8 

845 WOODLANDS HANDICAP (£3,183; 1m 6f) (IS) {S^siafs' rS. ‘?».'’a^R 

JtQaoNA E170. £7.30. H.SO. OF: ESZJML CSF; 
wCwOT 1 Edi 52. wmnar was bought n tor 1.650 


**?"'^ ’* ♦.iSilmehi.DBTRorrSAlUGBBirtar. 

I 3 S?M 

10 rtiQH WTCHEP <B PrffiW M Way^. 7-M.-— - 

- J 3 845 WOODLANDS HANDICAP (£3,163: 1m 6f) (15) 

sLMiems 2 129420 NAFTEGSICaolMUnaNCettltaln 4^7 — 1 {Akahurst at Epsom. TOto. 12.90: C 

9 19- HOUJSTQHIDPrwaBRJohiwoti Houghton 4^ JRald4 1^20. £220. DF. £8.40. CSF: £16.34 

“ S M nwjmwi TBi m i ,BneTfh n« ».Mi tfcjHwwiA u u w i sjl" " ~ — - ‘ . ^ ~ - 

.)onus. 6 Longaipp (5ffi). Tratfiianzi. 8 
l^<n (6mL 20 'ThSRftingY Ptni. 25-1 
kLi Star. 9 ran. 31. Ku ^i. i». 31. R 
Akahurst at Epsom. Tote. £2.90: £130. 

4 004400 TRAPE2EAfmST(lnBogro>toHolltnaB)W Vigors 54-11 — SDai w o n (3)8 4.45(lm2ni. 
9 100094 JAZAIR(MreTMici)CTEaW4-8-10Z T«MiK»7 Stark». 4-5 (s»: 

6 110442 laWJERfRaCMlB BlJC^TaSaar 4-8-10 WRSniitoumO R«id. 91C3. Hak 

7 131044 ALL BR0/EALES(B)(P4)(lAs I NonriiiV GStarkeyO ALSO RAN; 

8 2m304 U00R4WDLA0y(PCialeyiGGiacM448 aCa»P]l1 Minmnns. 20 Tu 

9 3100- PAOOVCOUP(SShaimjOaines 4-8-7 HaAgbnM Raeoo. SO Cwdi 

10 144004- B0C0DALADIQ(nfE)M)CBaMtBadV94 BItoiMiS Ttfri For ThBan 

11 0804/00- COASTAL FlAlN(USA)(BBaaran^HeaaUey 4-94 OOtoKaylO V-;i. 6 Htowtxx 

13 0304-00 ALSIBA(MSsAWastaraicfc)CBens(aKl444. RSbwiS ct.BO. £i.ia Cl 

1? 404001 MrCHAfUU)E(B)0)(rMcCsttiy)Mtsawarvig5-74G«1 RFealS C5f;C6.40 

19 3240 CASTIGUONEftSA)ra(DJohrisaniJP7v«HTW 4-7-7 Cfkttar(^» Pteeepoft £28.40 

20 ocno-oo ROYAL CfUPTWANWIruram) Mrs NSrinih 5-7-7 NAdomaZ .. 

22 000)80 CHARmEU>(MiSBB&i%s}MtosBSandere6-7-7..._...4Cartar{7)13 U||| |l{ 

4-1 Alia Rawaalad. 9-2 My Charade. 11-2 Leon. 7-1 NaftOoa, 8-1 Moortand La#. a.uaa \u 
10-1 TTasius Arbat. 12-1 AlEtoe, HeRsten. 14-i others. John Hill 

OK'-’C TJ^geroWM lap (BFI iA roraari j 

’a E^dMriFASrtiOHifewiiR^^ ;TS=:.mJ5 

■i tW-314 C MeiiSrON (BrfC) (M mgr^i n^N SiTrti^j^ 

s-p.-v CLUB 'Si (Mrs S Srowei Uss B Sanders 4-6-s- abs^hwpwct ib 

,e 55 :’ ^ 

‘ c'-n-s- S-: .‘isa'itoTT^. 6-1 Fivhome. pe ^1 fgLSj 

. 3T* ^ To^ Feme®*, i w otMis. 

7.’5 5 LAC.< 5 RO STAKES ( 3 -y-o: £ 2 . 5 82 : 1 m) ( 10 ) 

I r.« wieaiA n/SAWSl iSHeach MMuui mad) L C uimni 94 ._R6iiM| 

5 5-i-l RsfsKQE lb Wanawl W SSSiS? 

^ :'i e-C tUSfc) ^ MBdMVlfl 

T - r— ol'^p -O t V .Ha<i n. -Mlo 09 ei 0 Elsworm wl1 rw aagf.’" 

. : C-- OL *■ . . g ' • g g Hanwod 8-11 — A Can 8 


1 . £ i-ca L^- g^oje. Traash £i58.06. 

Genn:gC«Jto»»nn i30fflm4fba«1.0MMO(R^Gu^ 

figars 96-11 ^ S Damon (H 6 4.45 (Im 2f) 1. FLEETING AFFAIR |G 

-- TWOiwaaT Starkm. 4-5 (a«l. 2. Ptineely EstoW iJ 

__ Q WRSniitoumO R«M}.9ic3.HatoHBtohl&vviMworm.9- 

EALES(B)(04)(lAslNonnin)0'naii444 GStarkeyS a ALSO RAN; ID Loe^ (Smi. 14 

I LAPy (P Daleyi G GiacM 444 aCa»P]l1 Minmnn».20Tiirmenc.33Omaiaa|<lhL 

P (S Shi^ J Oaines4-8-7^ M aAgbrn 14 Raeoo. SO Ceraave. Tender Type iSm). 

U>|CMD)(E)fil)CBaMtBadV94 BItoiMiS Ttfri For Th'Bener. 11 mn. 1\-l.3l.4L II. 

adwe-S-A-. OOtoKeylO 6 Harwood at Puborauah Toie; 

MJ. RSmeiS ci.BO. Si.ia ei-80, £&40. OF; £360. 

Hill disqualified 

Genn qood ra *rrni 
ii." -'r- 4‘ I fion*Smeker (*? 
“,rlr -■ ;j.-' : kcu;r»'OC.’ PaTO! l54 

t i I SrsueiBcw.M 

7 -" i’=?C £2713 ilJ.i 5 .lJu. 
V*. Igii.'ci-- £«. 06 - 

' 2.30 rtsici 1 Troos Le?^, 

6 f 'svi 2* Fc'era" Fr.figp (9‘V- ®- 
Berp.r11.4p fav. 

^11; 2. Cottaoe Run (8-1); A Phare's 
Treasure (Z^k 4._5?yM (8-1). 

Deep And 6 v#M 9 W» i^a. ^ 21 ran. 

NR. Canwy Court Rufeha. Sbesa^ 
fjiaoter Bam. J Franeome. Toie: 

S390i C7 79. OL30. OF: C37/90- 
CSF: £44J0. TncasT £848.85. 

4i) (2m cn) 1 . Tom Bmalt (R CranlLfri); 
t SKyS^(9-4:3.Chezeri(ffiJ).Silm 
Mvio’ia-Jl lav.aC tOL iSran-TBOLT^ 
£1.30. S1.5D, £1.80. DF: £9.80. 
fizc. PSS45.' 

dioWNiM r -toek RMBaw-(K 
Mooney, 7-2); 2, High Heaven (25-f); 3. 

10-1 TTtoMza Arbat. i 2 -i Aistoe, HeRsten. i 4 -i others. John Hill, ihc Barnstaple 

uatner. had his licence with- 

• Midxael BramweO has resigned as director of fbe National Stud, drawn 31 a Jockev Gub inquiry 
A siatemem from tbe Levy Board yesterday read: **MichaeI j^ierday and will not be able to 
Biamwell has asked us to release him (riun tbe directorship of ihe iiain again umil January 31 . 
National Stud with effect from July 3 i. 1986 . He feels that the new | 9 g 7 . )^| was found to have 
oiganisaiiOD leaves 00 room for his own experience aod has stated a breached Jockey Gub insiruc- 
wish 10 return to the private sector. Tbe Board has accepted his lions relating to payment of 
resignation, has expressed hs appreciaiion of his 15 years service. perceRiagc money to stable siaJT. 
and wishes him every success in the future.** MUes Uulewon. the The disciplinary committee also 
present assistant director, has been appointed stud manager from found him guiliy of misleading 
August I. Jockey Gub officials. 

frue^nl^i3-1 F I Today’s course specialists 

tork uttoxeter 

£2.^a4 TRAIIKRS: J OuidOD. 24 wiinars frem 73 TRAINERS: JWattour, igw»m»*BrafroinW 

' &ej 2 m htSB) 1 . DesbD* (C Brawn. 12 - 
tV. 2 . Gstdanwe Choice 1 ^ 1 ); 3 . Osnoer In 
Pans ( 12 - 1 ) hteiman Evens fav. 2 S 1 , 7 L 
IS ran. D Dsworth. Toe; £l 231 h £ 2 J 0 . 
Dno. toJBa OF. e&SO. CSF: SS03^ 

Blinkered first time 

YORK: &3S Handebsr. 3.5 Maiestfe Rmg, 

4.10 HaH^. Green DoHar. 4.40 G^ 


*gANDOMf» 8 45 Gaskglow. 


TRAIIKRS: J OuidOD. 24 wvinars from 73 
rumors, 32i8?ta; J Tree, 19 from 77. 
26.4Ab; w H«n. 28 from 119, 2SaV 
JOeXEVS; T Quinn. 7 winners from 32 
Mas. 21 ah>; Pa Eddafy. S2 fron> 249 
a0j9«k: W Carson, 48 tram 248, 18JS; W 
Swnbum 23 from 129. 17.84;. 

TRAStSIto M Slouto, 36 wnrara from 
134 ntonars, 26.9W; W Hsm IS from 6& 
24.2^ G HSrwood. 29 from 134, 21.SV 
JOCKEYS: W Carson 47 wmnera (ram 218 
ndes. 21.6^ T Oium. 10 mm 53. 18JV 
Pat Ed^, 37 from 2i8. 17 0%. 


TRAINER& JWaebar, i?Mnnsretaina8 
ruimers. 33.3 ^k D Ue(^in 9 from 61. 
t4,S^»: P Bevan 13 irem 120 10.8^ 
.fOCREvS: S Snath Ecoies, 10 Winners 
frem 55 lOM, 18.2%: R Cranh 17, frOR) 
l03. l&S^: P SOfCtamore, 12 from 74. 


TRA9(ERft 1) Edwards, 11 vAnners from 
54 fumers. 20.315: M Ppe 7 from 35, 
20JK; D Ganootto 1C from 72. 30.9%, 
JOCKEYS: S Siath Eectos 8 wKwara ftom 
28 ridto. 28.efbi H Dawes 16 f>em 73. 
21 9% P Warner, 11 from 69, 1SG%. 

KavfDg beateo last year’s 
t>erby wiann. Slip Aneber, in 
the Jockey Gab Stakes at 
Newmarket 13 days ago, 
Phardante now looks poised to 
Sft tbe Vorkshire Cop at Vorfc 
this afternoon. 

While conceding that that 
result at Newourket was pardy 
attribouble to a fine tactical ride 
by Grerifle Starkey, who let Slip 
Anchor and Seismic Wave tire 
one another oot before nnleash*- 
ing bis own challenge, it still 
said a lot for Pbardante. And, let 
ns not forget, that he did manage 
to stake that remarkable filly. 
Oh So Sharp, poll oot aO die 
stops towards the end of last 
year's & Leger. 

lA that sect of form, 
PHARDANTE sboold prove 
h^ to beat ^ain over a 
distance he deariy relishes, 
althOB^ on 3Ib better terms. 
Seismic Wave is likely to give 
him a much harder time this 
time because it is conunon 
knowledge he needed the 
race at N’ewmarkeL 

Eastern Mystic, who was 
beaten 10 lengths when only 
fbnrth to Valnahle Witness in 
the Sagaro Stakes at Ascot, now 
looks too dose to a horse of 
Phardanie's ability at a dif- 
ference of only 31b. Bat lAmg- 
boat is Quite capable of inaknv a 
race of it with my selection even 
tbongh he has oot rnn this 
season. Last year be won the 

Sagaro Slakes first time oot 
before going oa to finish second 
in the Ascot Cold Cup. 

X’ainglorioiis, ftotn Henry 
Candy's Kingstone W'arreo 
yard, will be expected to make a 
bold show in the Norwest Holst 
Trophy foUowuq; that giMMl run 
in Uie 2,000 Guineas. How- 
ever, I have no intention of 
looking farther than 
because 1 have been waiting for 
bim ever since 1 noticed him 
nmning sneb a nice race in the 
Craven Stakes in which be 
eventnally finished sixth behind 
Dancing Brave. 

A slight knock prevented 
Resonreefni Falcon from 
contesting a similar race to 
today’s at Newmarket on 2JKiO 
Gnmeas day, bat Peter Makin. 
his miner, assured me that be is 
fine again now and expected to 
go dose. 

Orojoya and Grey Desire, who 
finisb^ second and fbnrth. 
re$|Kctivdy, in tbe Fairey 
Sprite Trophy at Haydock 12 
days ago, club again in the 
Dnke of York Stakes in nhicb 
Grey Desire was ranner-np to 
Chapel Cottage 12 months ago. 
At Haydock there was two 
lei^ths beeweea them, so with 
the conditions now Eavonring 
Grey Desire to the tone of 51b it 
should be mneb tighter this timeu 

In the drenmstanees it may 
well pay to took elsewhere for 

tfie likely winner and go instead 
for HALLGATE, who reverts to 
sprinting having blatantly failed 
to last further in the 2J)00. 

At (he earlier .Newmarket 
meeting Pubby and Witchcraft 
finifch^ first and second at the 
end of a handicap over a mile 
and a half. On 31b better terms, 
Witcher^ now has a good 
chance of gening his revenge, 
hot I still prefer PUBBY, who 
has rnn away with an 
apprentices' race at Ascot in the 
meantime and is not penalized 
for that. 

Anyooe who was at Salisbnry 
eight days ago could not have 
fiuled to be impressed by the 
way that both Kedron and 
Ambrosini stamped their 
aulbority on their respective 
races. It seemed to me that 
KEDRON bad the harder task, 
SO he is taken to win the 
S^rboron^ Handicap Stakes, 
even though his weight incindes 
a penalty whereas Ambrosinfs 
does not. 

Finally. NINO BIBBIA is 
today’s nap to win tbe Blackbird 
Skakes at Sandown Park this 

After watching him vnn 
so nicely at Newmarket a fort- 
night ago. 1 decided to follow 
hi^ I do so with confidence 
today, even though he is opposed 
by Vianora. who has come good 
at Kempton and Lin^eld 

Going: good 

2.15 CAYNHAM SELUN6 HURDLE (Div I: £670: 
2m) [2D runners) 

3 3000 (ULSUCUrTER( 0 )CJafnes 9 -l 2 D CCtt( 4 ) 

5 906 JACK 01 AHTBtM(D|FDCuKWl 

ll- 19 mBnGAnMM( 7 ) 

7 2-00 MARCH FANDANGO ( 0 ) A Scad) 7-190 

8 petto MARiNE«(D) 0 FnMB-l 2 O IhDfOehar 

11 OUOO TOPORlMDMnift 7.120 RBhn( 7 ) 


l 1 -t 20 Mh 4 DJoam( 7 ) 
18 3364 AUmmDHinu.(&)CCTt 1 «m 5 - 11-11 CWwnnm 

16 00 BB HYOElAmmenPlMI ..JDovIaW 

17 M JADE’S DOUBLE ins B Wiring 9-1 Ml QommIMM 

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22 -ODD GLSI KAYE (D) 14 8 Fonda 7 - 1 1-8 CCMtay( 7 ) 

29 OflP P 0 UNrAMVAllEYLteAKii« 7 - 11-4 PDarar 

30 0 -PP HAVaeSP«DE(U 6 A)MCtolM 7 - 1 t- 4 .. KTtaymrn 

33 P -60 HYTAROETRJO'SUKm 7 . 11-4 — 

35 0 PPP SAUUMG 090 HQPRDmim 7 . 11-4 RH^m 

41 90 TUDORBEAMMnEWliiaDnS-llO-. MrSOdiliiT) 

43 MS GOOSE QRgH Mi» Diw aa i re 6 - 1 D -13 JtoVBm 

44 0062 K 1 T 1 Y WREN B 6 HKlB 6 - 10-13 CEnM( 7 ) 

49 OOP- TULAROWENAMrsDTutkar 11 -lD 13 BPwwB 

SORpge CALVPSOaUEEN(FR)WaayS- 1 DO_DimaCtor(n 

2-1 TIib (jovamor. 7-2 Ald)ngten Jade O'Lantam, 

9 -t Goose Green. ICffly Wran. 10-1 otMra. 

Lndlow selections 

By Mandarin 

2.15 Jack 0 ‘Lantcm. 2.45 Candaules. 3.15 Fill 
The Jug. 3.50 Cheekio Ora. 4..20 Alice's toy. 4.50 
Ptnny Rose. 5.20 Scots Nogger. 

2m) (19) 

2 4010 BLAinCBOOSHJBDtley 7-120 IIBfrdevm 

4 314 - CAMDAULEEC James 8-120 CCvW 

6 30 HF JULE 8 (ANKGW|t 0 iMe 9-120 WLLaym 

10 MOO PASSASHOREjBjmMOlMr 7 * 120 .-. RDomnodr 
15 P/OP (XNjnCNEVELDriT^udcerO-IMI .__.SIfclM 

32 F 4 P 3 FORTUNE RNDS)RWHanop 4 -l 0-:0 RCrank 

34 402 GLENMORE CAPTAIN C Spores 4 - 10-10 J MdaughNi 
38 MA)«QAU'SP(nDEP&FeIgate 5 - 1 D- 1 D TWoeBeym 

40 0000 reriTEMRAGEJRBeslMS-lO-IO MBooteyM) 

43 -000 SHPERSIELNTN Bodey 910 - 10 .-. Mr BOMOngm 


3-1 Greenacres GM, 7-2 Yanitee Doodle. 4-1 Bortealras, 9 
1 FUI The (Stanmore Caplaia 10-1 others. 

3,50 EBF HUNTER CHASE (Amateurs: £S37: 3m) 

1 8033 CNEEXIO ORA (C-P)H a Patry 13-12-7 PGraonal 

2 2184 KILUNOION BOY (D)RHarv^ 12-12-7. G Harm (7) 

4 Ot-P JUST ONCE WM Mown 9197. AKOf^ 

6 41-U TH0UASC0URTGPratien912.7. Mbs V WMam (7) 

7 POM UPPER TEH D L WMoms 1M£-7 R Hewitt (7) 

9 •40F BACHELOR LAD 0 R Free 1MSO UPiKe(7) 

10 F EASTBmDESTWVW0'niM912O JTMey(7) 

13 2DP2 LQHES0lgPABK(^MraAWi» 


14 PUP- SEVERN NWr Mrs SVaitfian 11-120 — 

17 APRIL HAY PJDidcvi 7^-9 S0ldcin(7) 

16 DOVEPOOLWOOOJDLDniasl2-11-9 JLooms 

19 PPU HAWKMDGE Mra J Dobeinim 19ll-6.._ M PeNon (7) 

20 F SANBERRWinsiade 911-9 Mrs R Vickciy (7) 

2-1 HIUMdon Boy. 5-2 CtNeeido Ora. 6-1 Sanoer. 

Lsnesorne Park. 10-t BMhdoi Lad, 12-1 others. 


2 P401 WI06BURN(e-l})MrsAHswitl7-n.g.-... MWIBama 

3 6F21 AIXES^(MRBPramn5-i1-3 CCewNyfi) 

31 P0P6 JlHiOR7RUSTBE(B}DCJ0inyM1-4 BOM 


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36 00 SHARPEN UP BOY BFnri5y91M AMMi 

37P0PY SKY11tAMJETSEr(B)EarUonBs7-1M-. Mtanm 


42 UIHI EVTONMILADVKBHIhlia 91913 CE«mt(7) 

45 PP LOfELT VOCE CJDmraB 11-1913 PWMar 

47 3404 SPAMOfi) SUPERB IMP A Pntdimi 


48 TOWN UNEJ(>Bgra»s 91913 TPMeHiri 

51 M9 CASS AVON MrsHThomeB 5-199. SShwwaed 

SZ 200 OLLAWONE BA McMahon 4-104 DhElldMan (7) 

92 CwMtoUlas. 4-1 Deep Coach. ll-2 GBanbone. 91 
Jde eo n. 91 S caiW w Supam. i9i Pms AMiora. 12-1 ouiars. 


(£1,103: 2m) (IB) 

1 M33 BORtEAFRASDMorUtl 911-8 

4 033P GREENACRES GmL(D)B A McMdion 

911-3 MrEMcMMm 17} 

0 MHI ALAN8T1URrMraRBanm91l-1 SJohncOT 

9 900 A«euCKJDRQMna911-l RNBmpi 

11 P-PO BOAROMANS SUPREMO DR Tucker 7-11-1 SEaiW (4) 

14 M24 CUFF BANK JLNeeohom 91 M JSnwr 

20 M8F LON6ENGA6BMEHTDtochdson9n-l PScaMraoie 

24 OOP PEAT Mrs A Hewm 911-1 MWBoms 

29 0020 RAPIDCUNNER(USA)JAEBMtll59l1-1. PWmer 

26 0 RICH BLUED Sherwood 911-1 SSherweed 

29 944 YANKEEDOODl£(NaOHBBrDns91I-1.. KDlnm ■ 

31 0333 PU.THEJUGiBF)PflRoo)iM9191D COar Zaeaa.91 TMteolenee, 191 Oakpnme. 

10 44M SPEmAHOMraWSyMear-n-Z P Warner 

11 UPM CANTABILELadySBi^7.1911...llrBDowliiig(7) 

14 P4F SHARPlMACERJHoogea 91910 SEarte(«) 

7-4 SperUBto. 2-1 Alcoa Boy. 3-1 vnggbutn. 191 Baly 
291 Sharp Image. 391 Cantobile, Hopwas. 

430 SEiPTON NOVICE HURDLE (£493: 2m 5f) (18) 

3 am CANAtMANUNGGBBaKmq7.11-8 BRdly 

4 3103 NOTrAPOPStJL5pearra9l}*8... PSeudmn 

6 0PB3 ANDREA DAWN A 1umdi ^11.3 Steve KnMit 

12 0IPB GLENCOMMOHJHBokar 911-2.- .MrLHaive^ 


911-2 NssTDarem 

ts UANPADf8GNjHendaraon91i*2 JWMie 

19 HORETONSTAR(;jOn^911*2 — > 

22 POO PDRTLTCS|wa9lt-2....... 

24 ROLAND JCosorave 91 1-2 NBafabege 

29 PM DEViL'5Q0U>RPShepheni9191l KreCSnuAam 
33 OPO UGHTVENnMECFJacUon 7-19)1 ..JSu0i«n 

36 PAiaEUW0UU>J0'n»inu9l9n.-.-. AGrtHte 

37 PENNY ROSE MCPpe 91911 — 

38 P RAMELTONMrsCLioydslona5 9t9)l — 

39 MU S0UMAinU8lCm9l91t SMcNdl 

40 CHARUE BUIttOArG E Jon«S 4-1910..-. C Waran (7) 

41 PM L£1BY M C Cnoprimi 4-1910 SMRdw)i|T) 

<2 0 OUR SUQlfV Mrs RBaneil 4-19-10 SJahraen 

92 Nona Popsi. 91 Andrsa Dawn. 4>l Canadian Ken. 9l 
nrviy Row. 91 Leiby, 12-1 Uanpadrlg, 14-1 others. 

4H (11) 

1 P264 DUESENBER6(D)liYsJPitnan91M2..-BiteMm 

2 -340 LUCVFARjSKing 1911-2 SSMtbEcdae 

4 *m REL06MPBatrad«ahlZ'i9l3 PWdnlla 

5F44U ZACOOO Sherwood 91910 CCw(4) 

6 4110 TAREAFENCEJP)MHenrques 91916 JSidhwn 

6 3333 SCOTS NOGCra(C-DKBF)JLSpewng 

11-10-1 P Warner 

9 M3F ICTHERBRS)GEJC-0)DRG8ndci)to9104MWaBiB» 
10 00PP UNDER-RATED (9 (p) Mrs A Aroeyard 





16 OFOP TAarRAN0APJanw$7-ltKI GJones 

9-2 The Floortayer. 3-1 Scots Nogger. 92 Uicytar. 91 
Zheaa.91 Tahealetvto, 191 ompnme. 12-1 omeia. 


Going: good 

CHASE ^1.595; 2m 4f) (12 runners) 

3 3141 IHPANYRRoOmon 7-11-7 

7 MB GRUNDYQLOWMrsJPtonm919l1 CMwn 

8 21U2 SNAPTmiBF)JH»dy9l9l1 S.MHHD11 

12 P12F CAMPDUNPm6AHifiDwd91910 RFdwy{7) 

14 0121 SHOOlS1PRMCEID)FVIiaDon919«.... GHanter(4) 

15 1024 PLASH |BHCAN)(C-DKBF)GBBalikng 


IB0P2U BROSTAIGH(D)MrsSD8«emoitl1-llM)._ AShai^ 
23fllFU R0CKMANMTsPttoby910^— Mi A HwiUay (7> 
26FYB0 FAIR CrTYfBIF (km 9190 ... RBalfour(7) 

27 P043 .WPITEIFS GEM TThorWBon 9104 — 

28 PUP UNCOLNBaMETTWIinitoiaeflseUoies 


11-4 Qnmdy (Now, 7-2 Plash. 4-1 itnpany. 9i Camp 
Duitoh)r. 91 Shooter Pmwa. 191 Snap Tki, 12-1 othars. 

Uttoxeter selections 

By Mandorin 

6.15 Impany. 6.45 Edensprinj. 7.15 Back In 
.Aciion. 7.45 How Now. g.lS Fdir Bavard. 8.45 
Open The Box. 

chase: £1.830: 3m 2f) (18) 

2 /IFP ABBEY BRtaRCh3mpnfi12-ll-12__-._ RRowe 

1911-2 (SexiBPewell 

4 83P1 EDENSPRWONjHendeiwn7-11-1._ SSmHhEedte 
5F0PP CCL0NELCHRBrY(mH0'Ned11-19t2RDiaMady 



191912 (Saic)KDeelm 

10 0232 GRgNB ANK PA RK (CHPIDLWaiaro 9197 HCraiW 

11 3222 STARGAZETTEJDRo^ 19196. CBmm 

12 32P4 COTTAGE RHYTTM(C-0) Earl Jem» 

I919V Corawa (7) 

13FPPP KARSJA0ldl9l95 PScaSnoia 

IS 2T1- GLORY SNATCtCR GW Rchards 9191 PTktok 

16PS3P SONNYMAVGAHul)baiil19T90 RFelw»(7) 

17 4344 UURENC6 RAMBLER (B)S»4a4(r 

1 91 0-OG Charles Joees 

18 P-flP BOSSALL P Broonie 19190 . MrRBcBmwfT) 

19 040F BRONCHOdCOUSm(BHOWGMacfcenzw-Cdes 

11-190P Dewar 

20 0003 PLVMGMSTRESS(CU)JWM)ber9190 A Webb 

21 9PU PLAVFtELOS P Burgom 19100 S McNeiB 

22 PP40 JUBILEE USKrap A Pniim9l(Hl DCMn(7) 

91 Cottage Rlwthra 92 Graenbanb Park, 91 Star 

Oaaite. 91 Late Nigm Extra. 91 Impanai Blade, 12-1 others. 

7.15 LIUY a SONS H-CAP CHASE (£1 .721 :2mH1 1) 

J iSf 

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9 FM AtDRO(D>WCl8y191(W._Z!.?’!?.*^!5i7orNS 


17 44UD TUMBLE JW(D)TWCuniMiehain 

7^1 90Mr S Cmctagltoffl (7) 

16 0000 0EEPARK(8)MBjames 11-190 GOaviee 

92 Kevmston, 7-2 Back in Action. 91 Fast RignL GhasaL 
91 Denrws Aulxim, 191 Loairun, 12-1 others. 

7.45 BLTTHBURY NOVICE HURDLE (£685: 2m) (16) 

1 4121 HOWNQW flj) Ms jPibnan 911-12 BdeKaan 

2 1330 H0SA)(A(R1)(C-0}BRCanBH]ge 


5 2120 ST COLME(g)GWRcha7ds 911-5.. ZZTpTtick 

6 2040 VUJK»Y^CL0WN0ereniun9l1-5.-.. MBreiman 

9 0 AmCAN MAGIC JL Hams 91912 JAHarria 


17 /OPO ISL£0PKALF0McCan919i2 — - 

19 M MASTE9BL0WTKersey7.l912 — 

2« 03M TAPTAPTAP6Thamer919l2 - P Scudamore 

25 30 BATEASEWVin73fion9l97 SJOTtod 

36 CROGHAN STAR FC Lees 4-197 DSItow 

27 ELLEGAMT MODEL BEWiMnoon 9197 . GHwfcar (7) 

26 ERWESCH0ICEBCMcxQan4.i97 CPrnwefT} 


32 WtSKCATRAMBiaw Clay 919? DiaMCMym 


9-4 St Cehne. 11-4 How Now, 7-2 t/drory's Crown, 91 

Hodaka. 91 Bateaee. 191 Tap Too Tnp. 29l others. 

(£2,082: 2m 31} (20) 

2 POIO MISTER PrrrtSMDIMC Pipe 7-11-10 — 

4 3402 PRINCES DRIVE B Paling B-11-2 CEwaafT) 

7 4121 PAnBAVAROiDIHWhanon 

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6 3PM ORCHID BAY (B) Mis J Pitman 9-T93 CMm 

9 0000 DROPSHOT(B)GBBaiera 11-199 RGueet(7) 

10 P120 COOL SUN (B) Mrs J Pitman 9199 SdeHam 

13 29G MOUNTAWEBR J P Laigii 7-104 JBadew 

14 0013 LiTTLELONDONTMonon7-1(Mi6exl. ROunwoodv 


16 MFO WIL-TOT(B)(P}J Norton 9193 MrSWoodafT) 

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20 04M TENINHANDJMCwcrancwski91(H1.....C^f4i 

21 POM IOLSYrH(B)EAVUhee«et7-t04 JWMte 

22 -040 RIVERSIDE omVEJCOewes 7-190 JLoveiov 


24 0004 CORRIB LAD RJ Hodges 11-1(K> BPowell 

25 OOM HARESCEUat (Q) N AGasdse 


27 0(40 DANCE OF UFEPHamer7.l90 MrCBndgre 

30 0003 OReADWQUQHTtCt J Cawan9t90..... MiJCatoen 

31 OBM MENFORD(B|KCBa4eyll>1(H1 DCaiideU(7) 

3-1 Far Baverd. 4-i mnea's Drive. 92 Mister Pet Little 

London. 91 Comb Lad. 191 Cod Sun. i2-l omers 

8.45 BUTHBURY NOVICE HURDLE (£724: 2m) (16) 

2 OfM 0EREJpiPJBe«an9l1-5 - ROwMeody 

3 8331 SHMRTlNBLACKGWRiGharas4.ll4)..~ JHansen 

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9-4 open The Box, 7-2 Gera. 4-i Aeercare. 92 Sman In 
Black, 91 Rhymer 5 Tower. 12-1 Dinadan. 191 others. 

Tuesday night 

(Seinw good to eoft 

„ 1. wwa Boy (J MMihias. 7-1). 

^ 1>ie MissBSCPen (9l); 3. WessoA (9 
Ik A Crook (14-1). Island Exoe tl-2 lav, 
19 ran. NR: Ciooniito Berrv. ) BaUMng. tx), 
2VII Tote wm £6.90; £2.10. El 50. EIjUL 
£5;;^. DF: E42.30 CSF- £6122. Thcasi- 
£429 74 The Mtfstsstopian tmstied first, 
tosowing a aiawArds'JifiRiiiry was pla^ 

6.1s (Bn 1. SwhHord Prineew (G 
Brown. 5-4 lavi: 2 Benfidd Mrupeth (19 
11' 3 Faktwvnilb-11. 13 ran K Stone 2L 
Toie £2.40: £1 70. £1.60. £3J0 DF: 
£12.00. CSF: £17 57. 

6.45 (6f1 1. CemaiigM Plyar (M Bireh 
16-1): 2 Hiaiter s Laap^lh 1 Palelaee 
(5-11 BaiioucL 94 lav sran.ehnd.'ii C 
Tinkler Toie- £4i70: £il.70. E3.9D. 
£220 DF. £5 OO (wmer cr second with 
any offier horseL CSF. £35167. 

MS (60 1. UaAace (M 91 Jt-tevi. 
S. low Ryar (191): 3. lavlor Of Soham 
il3-l)i 4. Uberton Brae (I&1). Goldan 
Guilder 6-1 rt-tav 25 ran. NR: QuaMae 
KifiQ P Calver Tote' £720: £3.00. U 10. 

fl 004.25 

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Hills. 7 - 2 ); 2 Picea ti 1 -J iMavi. 3 ai 
B a&tiaama 111-4 |^(av|. is ten. rm 
PentianaHawii.FaimA GoidenB^-r^ n 
Shno ODDuNb Tote- £ 9 . 40 . £ 2.20 11 10 
£ 1 . 10 . DF; £ 650 . CSF' SUtT 

- ® 4 (Mnpour iS Caythsn 

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eodmt i 9 i ). 4 . Kate s Pride ( 291 1. 23 ran 

ii! Houghton. Tote. g1 70; £1 20 

£109 ra.40. raeo df-e2i8s. csf 

£32.73 Tneasf: £68.83 
Piacapet: C6&40 




New Zealand officials 
step cautiously in 

challenge to Cavaliers 

By David Hands, Rf^-Conrespondent 

The New Zealand Rugby NZRU - has been fourfold., in Christthurch on June 28. 

Council, caught off-guard last 

year by a legal challenge to j l *.r t i j / 

their auihoritv and aware of uiory forms relevant to any and the New Zealand trial (on 
the growing' tendency to overseas tour and retton them June 18 and 21) close on May 
invokeciviJlawifiheri^tsof within 14 days, and at the 19 rad the obvioiu inference 
individuals seem to be in- same time require statements is that playere who do not 
frina^ stepped with great denying (or otherwise) that appear inUieseg^e- win 
raiitinn veermiav when thev aov material inducements the Pnnee of Wales Cup 

They will ask players in Nominations for the North 
South Africa to complete stat- Island-South Island match 

frina^ stepped with great denying (or otherwise) that appear iniheseg^e- win 
caution yesterday when they any material inducements the Pnnee of Wal« ^p 
discussed the unofficial New have been, or will be. paid in match (June S) ,or the New 
Z^and Cavaliers' tour to contravention of the Interna- Zealand Maoris internal tour- 
Soutfa Africa. tional Board's regulation relat- namem (June 7-14) will not 

The touring side, coached ing to amateurism. . be considered for selection 

Zealand Cavaliers' tour lo 
South Africa. 

The touring side, coached 
by Colin Meads, an AU Blacks 
selector, and including most 
of the country's. leading play- 
ers, have completed seven 
games in thnr itinerary. 

The council's response to 
the tour, whose discreet orga- 
nization by the Transvaal 
Ru^ Union angered -many 
council membecs when they 
heard of ii — because of the 
obvious challenge to the 

International board 
move on expulsion 

The International Rngby 
Board (IRB) has set machinery 
in motion that conld lead to 
Sooth Africa's expnlmon from 
its ranks because of the 
coontiy's involTemeiit in the 
mmntfaorised New Zealand tonr 
there. Any snefa step would be 
fiercely contested. 

A new b)‘law that woold for 
Ae first time give the board 
power to expel a member, is to be 

More pertinen'^. tiie coun- against France. The Cav^eis 
cll dkided that any player - are scheduled to complete 
witii'theexceptionmtheSport their tour on May 31. 

Aid Sevens squad now in Finally the rauncil will 
Britain for the intemational review the appointment as a 
tournament in Cardiff' this selector of Meads, who has 
weekend — not in New Zea- been invited to make his 
tanri by May 19 would not be views known to his 
available for four important colleagues.He has been put of 
representative occasions next the country since April and 
month leading to selection for will not return until eady June 
the All Blacks against France and the council may take the 

view that he vrill have diflicul- 

mal board 

I • diairman of the council, 

hYTIIllCSinTI stressed that the council are 
Vf U adhering closely to the advice 
B » of their solicitors. “If anyone 

ByranlMaitm hasany thou^tsaiaUthatthe 

Ragby *'stiU friends" tte necrasanr reason for this action is that 
ichiocry threequrtm majority woald,be we are trying lo sweep every- 
lead to bard fe mnsier. He wis nrgiim (jjjfia un^r the carpet, forgk 

jofrmn i Wellington 

of the SKm power, mcioamg tite • j ^ 

in the req mre ment of a foil mrestiga- yesiCToay. _ , ^ 

md toor tion ati right of anieal. I imagine the New Zealand 

mild be Meanwhile, the IRB^ coundj would like what 

Colin Meads: fhtnre as New Zealand selector in the bnlance 


Nystrom getting 
into his stride 

gen^ committee, whiA has met amounts to a “confession'' 
previoosly only to disenss die from players that the otganiza- 
■■?- tion of the tour did not go 

power to expel a member, is to be been conrened to pnm in- thmueh offiriai chaimels: ihev 
formulated by its poiic>- commit- qnines over the unanthonsed 

tee next monA. If the bylaw is toor. It htt sent a tdex to Somh decide on w appn^ 

then approved at next (Mober's Africa asldng how the tour was pnate punisbmenL I cannot 
special IRB meeting. aloiQ hiA arrai^ed and mider what finan- imagine generally expect 
others strengthening the board's ciai terms the players went It any admissions that the ama- 

powers, a motion to suspend or also ^aia requested SouA Af- leur regulations have b^ 

expel SooA Africa woold le- rica to cancel the toor. broken nor, amid rumours of 

qmre the npport of SIX of Ae Tim emergei^ committee is large sums being paid lo Ihe 

eighc members. assessing whether Sooth iSr^nnvftTu. 

Dr Danie Craven, the SooA Africa's open backing for the 
African rngby president told tonr, and its 7«^ of AiU haid evidenM of such 

The Times from Stellenbosh SprhqAok caps constitoie vi^- Pbynients. Were such rumours 
chat a majority of Ae board tion of IRB mles, not to Mention ^ 1^ proved, Aose involved 
members wanted SooA Africa ponible breaches of the amateur would be banned from the 

expel SooA Africa would re- rica to cam 
qaire the saniort of six irf Ae The eme 
eight membera. assessiug 

Dr Danie Craven, the SooA Africa's op 
African rngby president told toor, and 
The Times from Stellenbosh SprhqAokc 
chat a majority of Ae board tion of IRB i 
members wam^ SooA Africa poniblebre 
expelled, Aon^ as his country regnlations. 

Joakim Nystrom, after a mild 
hiccup at Forest Hills last week, 
is back in his long. smooA stride 
here at the Foto ltalico.ln front 
of an appreciative crowd seek- 
ing shade undm* ibe pine trees at 
Ae bade of the diA, the least 
edebtated of the four Swedes in 
the world top lOstrokedfais'vtw 
past an old nemesis, Biot 
Tehseber. 7-6. 6-1. to reach the 
Aird round of the Italian Open. 

WiA five grand p^ mles 
under his belt this year, 
Nystrom is now in Ae final 
stage of preparation for his first 
mq|or test in Baris. Unlike his 
close friend. Mats Wilander, Ae 
French Open champion, 
Nystrom has never excelled in 
the gtmid slam events, but his 
game is now fiowii^ wiA sack 
sweet AyAm 'that it seems 
inconceivable he will remain 
unsuccessful at Stade Roland 
Garros, or even Wimbledon for 

FVmn Rkhard Evans, Rome 

I, after a mild gentine tennis, de la Pena has 
fiills last week, qirouted recently as a most 
.smooA stride interesting biandi: diin and 
Italico.ln front willowy axrd budding «4A tai- 
e crowd seek- enL 

** De la Pena first cau^i the eye 


by winning a grand piix title m 
Maibella a year ^o, and be 
quiddy started to wtHry Bedrer 
here yesterday, reaching break 
point nine times on the 
German's first two service 
games. Sweeping top-s|w fore- 
hands fiiom the Argentine 
Becker on the run for a white, 
but soon power told and man- 
ager Ion llriac, alw^ a critical 
observer, was impressed by the 
way his young drarge was able to 
stand on the bas^ne and hit 
through such a. heavy ftisillatte 
of top-spin. 

*Thts is sometbing I have 
never seen done wiA such 
strei^ and solidity beftHe", 
said Ttriac. "Controlling that 


son on a 

BySriknniarSen . 
Btnong ConespoBdent 

Uoyd Honey^uui. Ae Brit- 
ish, Commonwealth and-Euro- 
pean weiterweigbt ebampioa. is 
nuking tibuis tor. his ihte bout 
against Donald Curry, Ae worid 
chamiHon. even though he has 
still to beat the World Boxing 
Council No 1. Hmaoe Shufibrd, 
in a find eliminator at Wembley 
Arena on May 20. 

From the way his m anager . 
Mickey Dnfil was talking ye^ 
teiday. it was almost as if 
Sfauffoid. ^ed 33; was here to 
merdy make up the numbers. 
Spealung as though Shufibrd 
was not even in the same room. 
Duff said he would be gotx^ 
immediately after Ae bout to 
talk to ■Cuny'i Tnanager, Mike 
Trainer, about , the Ai^pion 
coming to Wembley on •Septem- 1 

It Ad not matter if American 
television had not been tied iq>. 
There were other ways of find- ^ 
ing the kind of nran» that i 
Curry would be asking. If Ctiny 
did not defind in tbe time , 
stipulatdibsrtlieWBC he would , 
be stripped of tbe title, accord- 
ing to Dufil 

Shufibrd. uAo had come all ! 
this way from Las 'Ve^s to ! 
collect his biggest purse, spoke I 
with long pauses. "1 get Ae i 
feeling he is trying to overlook : 
me". Then,"I am a preac h er's 
son. If tbe Lord had not been 
with me I would not have come 
Ais far." Then." I have been 
trying for 1 8 months to fi^t the 
dumpion. If I win Ais otM tite 
champion bu got to me." 
Then. " If 1 don't wm I will 

Shuflbrd, tooking a bit care- 
worn. very much as Eusebio 
Pedr^ Ad when he came here 
to defend against Barry 
McGuigan. did not quite inspire 
conSdence. Shufford's brother, 
Ouilie. tried to put some bite 
mto Ae proceedings wrA "Wa's 
up? We've ^ to knodt this man 
out" But itl^ed conviction. It 
did not quite gd. As the 
-detective in ftyebo said "It isn’t 
aspic if it doesn't^. But let us 
first watdi the preacher's son 
putting his words into action in 
Ae Lonsdale gym m Carnaby 
Street before passing jndgcnieaL 


0?u*kis given ffi 
incentive to pot 
a record straight 

Howazd Claris detennina- because Ae AtnerieaB mqr- 

tion to ]Kove his fuoutess in Ae 
Augusta ^ilf arena jRovide 
him uqA 'ifae incentive to 
tuie the £25,(XI0 first prize in w 
^ugeot ^poniiA Open wUeb 
Stans today on.the u Moialga 
course in MadritL 
Clark was not .only dis- 
anpointed tiiat he foiled to 

appointeo mat ue laiieo m KssenuM^uuimTOica'^aiKn 
obtain an mviiatioQ A Iasi as Mannel Puerik ^jain, 
monrh NtHSKfasiersatAiigosta. • Paul Way and Ciaik. 

be was also fbbbeigasted by 
remarks suggesting be has a 
"^tty" recosti. 

That ebatge came from Hoiti 
KaRlin,thedainnan of t he US 
Masters committee, as he wi^ 
tied ferananswerAthevexns 

question as to wl^ a leqiKSt fix' 
m e m bers trf'thevictoriopsEort^ 

I pean Ryder Qq> team to br 
! Invited had been ign ored . 

! Hardin explained: ‘"We 
, kxAed good and hard ax yoix 
I Ryder Cnp team but we didnT. 
have room to aooommodate 
Aem. We did diseass Howard^ 
ftM Tf 81 lengA whra he wm tiw 
world cup indivklial 'prize at 
Palm in November. But 

Ae fidd is like those at 

Ae BrftiA Open <x US Opea. 

the world cop is fine, 
but if your record fiinber down 
, is spotty and the fidd is abeady 
tight then ..." 

' F(x Claik and his i^rder Qip 
colleagues Aere is . some 
consolation wiA news tim the 
entire team whicfaovei cune the 
' United States at The Bd^ last 
September have been invited A 
{rfay in tbe 68A ' US PGA 
drrapioasfaip at the Inverness 
Club, Tdedo. Obia 
in an interview whh Gotf 
World magaziite Mickey Pow^ 
president of the PGA of Amer- 
ica. said: "Our -board of dire^ 
AIS fed the members of tbe 
&iropeen Ryder Qip team are . 
certeudy wmshy of pfayAc in 
the PGA cfaaminonship by vir- 
me of their mtstandiiig perfix-. 
mance in tire 1983 matebesL Not 
only will ihm sireagAeo the . 
fidd, tfiw win gener a t e added 
wmidwkte interest and beighten 
uieroationai goodwiB." 

Severiano BaOesieios, Bern- 
baid Langn-and Sandy bad 
already qualified for the 
diampumship and dark and bis 
cup coDeigues mnst.iiow sedc 
rdease fixm the Eunvean tour 

Millar’s reason to feel aggrieved 

From John WQcockstui, Brussels 

Robert M iilar. after riding one 
oftbe best racesof his career two 
days ago, can justifiably feel 
Fcfobed of viaon in Ae 4Tst 
Tour ofSpain. Video footage of 
Ae final time trial at Jerez de la 
Fronteia Aows that a photo- 
graphic agency motor-cycte rode 
alongside the winner Alvaro 
Pino on the most expo^ 
section of Ae course, ixotming 
him from a fierce headwiod. 

"If Pino had equalled ray time 
I would not have been too 
surprised,*' Millar said yes- 
terday on his way home to 
Belgium. "But I rode the whole 
race flat out in my biggest gears 
and finiAed only ei^i seconds 
behind Sean Kelly." 

Pino is not an adenowtedged 
time irialist and Aere was 
suspicion when bis time was 

announced 27 seconds foster 
than Kelly. Pino^s only previous 
peiforinahce of note was three 
years aw when he briefly led the 
Tour of Spain during his second 
season as a professionaL He wiD 
not eryoy Ae same leniency 
frbm race officials in Ae Tour 
de France which, rakes i^ce m 

Millar said he has a definite 
chance of winning the Tour de 
France, in which he is riAng for 
the fouiA time. His best pr^ 
vious performance was fourA in 
1984. Hie Scot, aged 26, said: 
"Laurent .Fignon and Gri^ 
LeMond are Ae ones A beat. 
Kelly does . not climb wed 
enough A win Ae Tour, ngnon 
is strong, but he is not ciinibiiig 
well at the moment. " 


fiUdMdeDibiiih)aettonsentlli9 ah matches for May tom 

This week and next Millar is 
competing in some small races 
in The NeAerlands b^ore 
reuiniiiqg' A ^»in for an ex- 
hibition race on May 24, fol- 
lowed by Ae Tour oF Araran 
from May 26 to June 2. "My last 
race bel^ Fiance will be Ae 
Tour of Switzertapd in mid- 
June," he said. 

The most difficult of Ae 
Alpine dimbs will be the Col de 
Grahon, which sees the finitii of 
the seventeenA stage on July 20. 
Od a similar stage finish in the 
Tour of Spain, Milter came 
Arough A win brilliantly, tak- 
ii^ over the yellow jersey until 
be lost it A Pmo at Valladolid. It 
was a time trial and Millar did i 
weti. but not as well as Ae, 
previously unconsidered Pino. I 


Patron found 
for world's 
greatest show 

Tbe world champioiiships, 
which win be h^ in Notting- 
ham fiomAugust 17 A 24/have 
found a qponsor in Norwich 
Union for an . undisclosed 
amount Ciim Raiiton writes). 
The' event, m which more than 
40 nations are expected a, 
compete, will be transmitted by : 
the BBC A many countries. 
Hugh Scurfidd, who wiA Ricb- 
ard Norton won the silver 
goblets in the Henley Royal 
Regatta and went on A flniA 
fourA in Ae coxtess pairs in the 
1959 European' championships, 
is a Ap executive wiA Norwich 

Peter Coiu, QC the chairman 
of Ae world championships 
organizing committee, said yes- 
terday: "I can think of lA other 
company whose snppori 1 would 
prefer a have in mnitiiig wbm 
will be the greatest rowing 
oompeiition ever staged. And 1 
have every confident that wiA 
.that support the champicmdiips 
will prove w be a great success." 

The last time Britain held the 
world championships at Holme 
Pierrepont was in 1975, when 
they were a modd of organiza- 
tion, hdped by . almost perfea 
weather in the second week. 

Tnesday^s cricket 

The ugly side are one up in The Beantifid Game 

Mexico’s world festival of cheats 

When Stqrhen Fatter in- 
vented ■ tbe word 
"gamesnansb^" he defined it 
as "Ae ait of wimiiDg wtehont 
actaafly. dieathig.** .*ne 
has been perrertad' by tte 
commerdal sportsmen rf' today. 
For them gamrstnanship is tit 
aitofcbeaA^iAilestin beCer- 
ing Aat yon are morally In the 

In many, sports, and mast 
noticeably in lootbaU. on ti i gl it 
cbcatiiig Js n and 

scooted aspect of the game. 
Amatems and sdhoolboys ibDow 
tite lead of die iHofessienals arid 
the implied pbQosoiAies of the 
tetertshm pnndits. The referee is 
there to be ontw i tte d and the 
only crime is A get feuid OIL 
have to tench my players to be 
fire moves ahead of Che rdeiW," 
one RngtMh nMMg»r |q art 
aodteuce of referees. Iliads 
leading from the top all rfgfaL 

That siwy comes in a book 
called SoeeerMaek Comtrai, by 
Stanley Lorer.The duqrttr on 
"gamremanship" is the most 
hneresting. The book is in- 
tended as a hdpfnl. guide fer 
referees. What it actaaOy is is a 
crushing mdictarent of the stnlie 
of fiteCbalL Vaiions meAods of 
cheatin g nre miftinril vrfA 
remorseless exictitnde. Be^ 
for example is bow playcn 
dieat at frm Udo; . 



K-% i 

1 ^ 

' Simon 





3, ff an obstnetfaig pii^ fit 
canrinned another phqerisdHe- 
gated A adopt the same tactics 
at the next free lodL 

4. Adefimderbchiad Ae ban 
and on his wsy A tefce n 
position timet hfo arrivai Id the 
baO just ns it is nhoat A he 

Si An atinefeer Nhees Uh 
sdf in the wall „ the defender s 
oomder by on Ae 

opponents fooL pnsn >4 kkfc- 
fog, ndng n knee A fiirce fahn A 
more. . 

6, An attiAer links his ann 
tfaro^ that of a defender at Ae 
end of the walL Jest before tbe 
ban is kicked be moves bsek, 
dragging Ae end of Ae waU a 
eiqMse tbe gooL 

7, When Ae baO is ftfeked a 
defender is de l eg a ted A rash 
Awards the kideer A '*take him 
oot of tbe game". Chat is, A 
Uecfc any attempt A kick Ae 
baU from a reverse pass. 

8, AftaAers a ttest A 
counter the drfitniiir irsU by 
monr^ Ae boD A one dde A 
obtain n. new: sngte of attuA. 

Ihere are pages and pages 
more of Ais: there is 

was fer noAfon real^, jbst fbr 
4q>ite,* Bon Atitinson said dm- 
hig Ae recent Enrepean Cnp 
hnpiymg that-^ite is an 
' acc^tnUe part of Iboffann. 

On Ae same oocamoa Kevin 
Ke^tt c fiti ci ad a lioAfog on 
Ae g re na de . tint ''yon in^bt 
im v r A boA Mm haer end that 
vranM be n seadfagAT. Of 
coacte, Kev: yaw masa't boA a 
n teym fe r d e w igwio iig mease he 
does somcAng weise. Right? 

One coaa es A Ae instant 
conduskm Aat football sthiks. 
Aad yet, AeoAer waA. I had a 
vhtionof.what tite game Aoold 
be. I watched Maradona p^ fsr 
ToBieaham in Ae ArdOes tts- 
timoniel and snddoily 1 ourid 
icmember why they assd A call 
it The Beantirai Game. 

The skills of Ae men are ajoy 
... and yet far tbe last World Ca 
tbe cheats defeated him easily. 
Every time he used his gorgeoos 
skills to go by a maa he was 
kicked down. At tbe end he was 
driven mad awl a 

onzed foal on oiw of his l^ioa 
of assailanis. He was sent ofi: 
the greater pity was that he hA 
been driven A it 

Now, in Mexiooi, aaotiier 
World Cnp looms. One dreams 
nt tile joys of past World Cops: 
of FH6 and CniyfiL And remem- 
bers die last one, and Grntfir 
and SAnamAtf. Hare wo 
really established noAfog more 


Scotland’s comfort is that Denmark also have problems 


for Ae World, finals, ibey say: "We won’t r^Ae second . .. .... . aayAmg is player. 

round in Mexico if we iday lilre 
thaL We'd ruber lose vnth some 
12 or 13 goals and lasL" 

departed fix altitude iiain- 
iog in Saute ^ New Mexico 
yesterday, wiA their man ager 
Alex Eeiipison knowing Aat 
Denmark, their firm opponenia 
in Mexico, have Aeir problems 
too. Widdy regarded as one of 
the most talented teams a rea A 
Ae finals, Denmark suffeiwl a 
s u rpri sfo g defeat at the hands of 
Norway in Tuesday's mier- 
national in Oslo. 

Having beaten Ae NMwe- 
gians S-I in a World Cup 
qualifier in October, the Danes 

Tbe last time tbe World Cup 
was held in Mexico 1 6 years ag(^ 
Morocco was Ae first Afn^ 
nation a coinp^ u Ae final* 
and -Bafiiftii* Drim was wearing 
tbe No. 10 shirt.Now president 
of Ae Moroccan Football 
Fsderation, Diiss is convinced 
that his country — who are in the 
same group as Engfand — can 
improve on their 1970 when 

they came Asse A beating West 

"We were feadnw 1-0 m the 
75tb minute,” Dries 
recaned."Ttae. player oppoate 
me ««s Franz BeAenbauer. We 
lost 2-1 but I continue A thi^ir 
Aat Gent MiNfier was ofiside 
wheii he scored the aeoMd 
-g(^" Morocco went on A draw 
wiA Bofearia and lose u> 
Peru. WiA Poland and Portugal 
m tbe same group liiis time. 
Morocco's task of fimhv 
pn^ness vrill not be easy, al- 
iho*^ wiA Merry Kiimau, the 
Le Havre fixwaid, the fifth 
highest ma rksrhan io tiie Fi e i i di 

first diviaon — wiA 17 boa Is — 
in Aeir team, anything is 

Jose Aria, Morrooco^ Brazil, 
ian c oa d i, says the oonditimis 
win -suh his leant "In Mexico 
whh the heat and tbe altitude. 
tech n iq ne is needed A » wrA 
physique: That'S good for us; " 
be said.F8ria, aged Sa also has 
m his .midfield . Mohammd 
Timoumi, 26. who was voted 
^ Afiican player of l98S.He 
dictaies play. Ajured. last 
November, lunoumi, aiio 
plm for the Rabat army team, 
dm not return imtil ApriL His 

t ''- 

oament is oiipoite the nbv 
km Open in MafanaSuiedea. 

Tire deebiott of die USPGa 
A invhe the Ryrfer Qtp tawn ig 
a fesAer in tbe ^ for tte 
Europeans awt- gives fertigr 
evkteaee of the growiug reapret 

for tbe adtievemeai i mifiayen 
lesser known in AnNiica ~ sidi 

Even sa, Cbik is autare that 
he can open nkne-doixs by 
rmisbiiB fins in die Epaim 
Older m Mart Am Stetson. He 
ennendy leads with £39.565 
followed ^ Sweden's' Ore 
Seffiieig (£3U2Sa Ibe new 
matcbplay dumpiott, and 
BaUesteroL (£29 J42)u 

or daomfog so pi» wlA the 
likes of Sandy and Seve," said 
the 31-ye ai ^<iid. Cfauk, vAo is 
back ia the foanitii enta] 
where be won the Caisa'Q^ 
three weds ago. "t mad i can 
rai se iny game when Ite ante 

Fm*vtei^.A make te nep 
lip A whnungtfaeseaSy big titles 

"I know I need A stieidi my 
game ooi aAce evenly, 
of beh« a streak '^ayer, and if I 
fceqi patient wlieuthi^sttdi as 
my muting ao! wrang, then I’m 
sure I can narre an extremdy 
saiisQdng yem. WbeseomeoiB 
cans your career 'Hiotly', -yrdl 
you have A do soaieAing!" 

• Rmr heart-teaauptaiit pa- 
tiems — David Haggx from 
Loadm, Ted Nonsah from 
West Sussex, Bob Lfebenbn of 
Sheffield and Neil Bifling from 
Manchester — wS be amcMig 
160 goUeis eornpedog in Ae 
FliSBips arid new proam 
event in aid of the PapwoiA 
Ho 9 itd heart-qranqilant fimd. 
at Cowdiay Park on &ad^. 

• An entry 427 has been 
received for this year's Amateur 
CfaampKMshqi A be id^ed at 
Lyiham and St Aimes, the 
Royal and Ancient aruUNiiHed 
y eaen fey . The field wid com- 
prise 204 enuants from Britain 
and If^Bid teid 84 from over- 
seas. Tlte diampioatiifo will 
take jdace at Royal Lytham and 
at & Aimes Old from 
Jone2 AJune?.. 

»• r ' ^ *• ■*« 

as any European midfidd 

Then .Aere is the veteran 
Abddmqjid Dolmy, Ae 
defensive mkUielder who, at 34v 
IS still the team's ball-winner. 

In sphe of the qualiiy and the 
npenence of these idayers, 
Morocco has struggled as an 
attacking force. 

After a World Oip warmMip 
defeat againstNonhten Ireland, 
Billy Bingham, the Irish 
eommented: "The Moroccans 
are vm.weak and don't show**' 
uy offensive (rian. En^d will 

beat them " 


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8.00 Tomomnii's World. What 
Is a safe level of radiation? 
Mamie Smith and Pettf 
Mci^n report; how a 
ir^oprocBssor hNpsiNtIh 
a brain scan; an 
investigation into two 
controver si es that have 
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teenagers think Efe wHi be 

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Michael Cole reports on 
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m Wales- 

94)0 News with JuHaSomanrine 
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9J0 Bread. Comedy series, 
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104)0 Question Tb^ Sir Robin 
Day's guests are Jo Foley 
ffiid Mra Paul Channon. 
DenzH Davies and David 

114)0 BrMU,Bnz8. The third of 
four fOms about the 
world's fiftii largest 
country, (r) 

11.50 Waatfier. 

9.S Tha mes news headline 

9.80 Per Schools: A tour of the 
I iera fo r ds hlre vBay of 
Pembridgs in the company 
of local schoolchildren 
O^ChUdmtalkNiaiit - 
their fears and how they 
- conquer them 9 l 54 The 
inqxirtanee of dsanlineee 
10.11 The thrfBsmKt 
exdtsmertt of eimbing 
alone 10.28 How Islam 
affects a Musitm's Ste 
10 l 45 The reproductive 
system 11418 TTie active 
on a ^leisp farm 11.20 Do 
‘names' rraBy never hurt? 
11.40 Hstorieal dues to 

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i24NnSM from Pat 
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Robinson with the story of 
two M 12.10 PiMdto 
Laiie, VMth Nen Inries. (|1 

1410 News at One With Leonard 
PerUn 1.20 Thames news 
iJOHotsL Drama 
surrounds a 3Sth wed di ng 
madversary eeidxatton. 
2L25 Hons Cod^ Ckto. 
Cheese scones. 

2.30 Somelhingto'neasiite. 
.Geoffrey Bond reports on 
ttte graiMng interest in 
collecting Victorian kitohsn 
utonsks; and actress Jufia 
Foster tSspiayaher 

CoH^. Cambridge. 3.25 
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3.30 Sena and DatigMem. 

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OaidaiL A repeat oTtha 
programme shown at 
noon 4.10 Tba Bfemdaia. 
Mhdloc± Computer- 
based quiz. (Oracle) 4JS 
The UWa Vampire, 

5.15 Tha mea Sp ort pr es en to d 
by Brian Moore Includes a 
look at some of the work 
of the awardMivinning 
Sunday Times 
ghotographer, Chris 

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6.00 Thames nows, 

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the problem of Seth's 

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quartet coma to the 810 of 
an isoiatod Nevada 

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tttoies compete for a ptaoe 
competition.PrB88nt8d by 
Petar Marshak and LiAj. 

920 TV Eyik Who benefits from 
the bomdroom takarover 
battles? Critics claim that 

wealth for some but do not 
necessarily create Jobs for 

10410 News at Tan with Alastair 
Bumet and Pamela 
followed by Thames news 

1020 Kqjak. The New York 

pdiceman is on the traii of 
a police killing drugs 

1120 ShcCsidwIssofVdrae. 
The Romantics and 
Realists, 1870-192a(r) 
1&00 Tfwfs Hol^iwood. 

IvoryJVtecbant, and Roth 

WEST(B8C2. 1025M)sounds 
pesi ti mi s tic. And fells seas 
have been ovap'flshsd. its tin 
ininss have aH tNit stopped 
working, and its smaR mrmsra 
are so small these days that 
may are hant^ wsibie In the 
iandseaps. But if s a county 
rich in other resources, an of 
ttiam human. The narrator of 
thte QDarr^peca documentary 
qiMs for resounding phrases 
Dira fieiy independenos. end 
stubborn prios. The 
CorrMimen who talk to NlaD 
Kennedy’s poetic camera 
prefer to mix earth in with thek 
words: ‘Hbe tiling is. you've 
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proNMct of fifty per cent 
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economic mkade befora 
resHstic expectations can matoh 
the optimism which somscme 
has painted into the name on the 
fishwig vPBpBl we briefly _ ^ 

•I areixne that the reason 
we are givsn a second chance to 
COMPANY (Channtf 4, 

1 1 25pm), John Pym's 
mfonneo analysis of the 
rerngkable cine ma tic trilogy 
of dkaetor Ivmy, producer 
Merchant and writer 
Jhabvai^ is thM ther Msat and 
AsrwiH be sereensd on 
Channel4 next Thursday ttighL 
This repeated showing of 77» 
w^ndMiffConvmyr ^to ree s 

my initial astonishment that 
movies as subtls and well- 
eoorcfinatad as The 
result from a such an ovei^ 
heated artistic and commercial 
mi sh mas h as the trio 
represents. In the long history of 
movies, can mtsBeetoal talem 
(Ivory's and Jhabvaia’Si) ever 
have been 80 mcongriKwsly 
harnessed to msrkmrisce 
swashbuckling (Merenanf m ? 
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welsh SO concert from Cardiff 
(Radio 3, 720fxn and 
820pm), with the Mahlw No 1 
and the Dvorak CeUo 
Concerto played by Roman 
JabtonsW; and the recorcflng 
of Richard Strauss's first opera 
Gurtfrem g^adto 3. 220pm). 

Peter Davalle. 

Landlni (Nesswi pongs 
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in rMtoioire bNtof 114)0 
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conversational German 
1122 Coioiirlng toxtBes 
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^ Bartedos 1225 Caafinc 
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benefit system as seen 
through the eyes of a firB^ 
Ceefa x 123 Biglish 
language vsrwon ^ tiia 
preoramme shown at 925 
24n Fbr the very youig 

2.15 Music; a song horn 
Java 240 History; the 
1870 and 1902 Edwation 

3l 00 rnrfnr 

525 News summary wWi 
subtifles. Weather. 

520 Moment s . Jenni Murray 
takes to successful 
buNnesswoman. Anita 
Roddick, about moments 
that had a profburtd 
Influence exi her life. (First 
shown on BBC South) 

54)0 Mfeafoo Impoesibte. 
Another Improbable 
escapade involving the 
United States agents, this 
week Joinad t^ Saly Am 
Howes who craatos a 
(aversion as the team 
tackle a sang of enemy 
counterreHers. Starring 
Peter Graves. Leonard 
Nlmoy, Greg Morris and 
Peter Lupus, (r) 

620 Eureka. A fi^toiearted 
look at the invention of 
seaside rock, bathing 
rnachines and cleckdlteirB. 

720 ChabotSolo.Parttwoof 
the veteran aviator'& 
jtersonal histoiy of flying. 

8.15 ^aloe Page al the Royal 
Atrert Hal. HighV^ of a 
c(»Kert given 6y the 
singer at the end of her 
first UK concert toir. Her 
gur^is Barbara Dtdeson. 

'820 The Qa lr voya nL The first 
Of a new series of 
comed'ies starring Roy 
Ktnnear as the sacond- 
harx) car deNer who 
befieves he has the gift of 

2.15 Their Lordehlpaf House. A 
repetf of last eighths 


(340); and file Duce 
York Stakes (4.10). 

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820 Kk^oHheGhMto. 

Episode three of the four- 
QXt drama by ftrrufch 
Dhondy, sat m London's 
East Bid. starring Urn 
Roth, Zia MoyhadtSn, 
Gamieth Strong and lan 
Dwy. Matthew IS 
recovering In the prison 
hospital from his njuries 
received during the fire 
bombingof tile Moalem 
1025 Open Space: OomwaO- 
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1120. Newsnight Tra national 
and internatioitel news 
inelwflng extended 
coverage of one of the 
main stories of the day. 
Presented by John Tusa, 
Peter Sitow. Donald 
MaoConnick and Oiivia 

1145 Weather. 

German worker's Party as 
an undercover agent for 
the Am^. Dherted by 

620 Cartoon: Uagoo Bleaks 
Par, in whidioie short 
sighted character ends up 
himng rocks in a prison 
kistead of bale on a golf 

74)0 ChanoMPbivnewewitti 
Peter Sissons and 
Nicholas Owen. 

720 Commentonan 

environmental issue from 

JenitilyAr ms tr OT g. 


820 Wbrldwi8eRaports.Thi8 
week's edition of the 
maoazine oroaramme on 

foexisses on rivers. There 
are reports on how 
Di2)Un’s River Dodder was 
cleanedHip; on the battle 
between boat owners and 
conservation Lsts on 
Yorkshire's River 
Derwent: and do flsh 
farms pollute the rivers at 
the expose of wild flsh? 

820 Chib MX. The guests are 
Mantronix, Im^kiation, 
Junior and Tony 
Blackburn. Presented by 
Baz Bamigboya and 
Smiley Cunura. 

820 Whet N^ The final 
episode of the serial by 
Phil Redmond about a 
group of voting un- 
^T^ilDyeo LiverpudSans. 
This week, a m^t on the 
towm brings its own 
surprises but notifing to 
compare with the one that 
awans Derek and Ray on 
the morning after. (Grade) 

9.30 A woman of Substance. 
The third and final effisode 
of the minl-serias based 
on the novel by Barbara 
Ta^ Bradford about the 
rise of a Yorkshke kitchen 
mted to one of the richest 
and most powerful vvomen 
in the vim. Starring 
Jenny Seagrove as tiie 
young Emma Harte and 
D^rah Karr as Emma in 
her later years as she 
finaJN avenges (he Fairley 
Iteni^'streamientof her 
when she was a yowig 
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920 TheNaturdHtstoty 
Proffamme. IMtti Liond 
Kajoway and Fergus 

1020 !tews%edieine Now. 

Geoff Watte on the 
health of medical care (Ir). 
1020 Morning Stoiy: In 

Perpetua, written and 
read by Don MacLsan. 

1045 AnAaofW0rahto(s) 

1120 News; Traill Analysis. 
Coating Bccallencs. is 
Government's demand for 
more aofiounabiWy and 
better value for money 

Tune fbr Verse 

1220 News; You and Yours. 
Consumer advkte. 

1227 HrstNiM-ImprBssiens. 
Robert Qiahrnan talks to 

140 The world at 0ns; News 

1.40 The Aidwrs. 125 

220 NewSlSomsn’sHour 
with Sue MacGregor. 

340 News: The Afternoon 
MacDonald. With Maureen 
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440 News 

425 Bookshelf. WthHuntar 

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740 Metecan Jotansy. Hugh 
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instiiutionN _ _ 

Revolutionary Party (PRI) 
which has goverrwd 
Mexico tor over SOyears 

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Fbr disabled Itstensrs 
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920 John Ebdon tfeiks 

recordings from the BBC 
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Graham for Arsenal 
as Spurs eye Pleat 

By Clive White 

The Nonh London giants. 
Arsenal and Touenham 
Hotspur, always thinking to 
upstage one another in some 
way, continu^ to monopolise 
the news yesterday. Following 
Tuesdav ni^t's announce- 
ment that Peter Shreeve had 
been dismissed as manager by 
Tottenham, Arsenal unveiled 
their new manager yesterday 
morning. George Graham, 
fh>m Miilwall. 

Tottenham, not to be out- 
done, proclaimed that th^ 
were interviewing David 
PleaL of Luton Town, fortheir 
vacant managerial seaLHe 
will make his dedsion today, 
which seems certain to be in 
the affinnative. 

The appointment of Gra- 
ham, a member of Arsenal's 
double winning team of 1970* 
71. follows Arsenal's rebulr 

Grahani: back at H^bnry 

last month by Terry Venables, 
the mana^ of Barcelona. It 
was the climax to an embar- 
rassing episode fbr the Lon- 
don club during which an 
indignant Don Howe resigned 
upon learning of Arsenal's 
approach to Venables. Steve 
Burtenshaw. the chief coach, 
had b^n in charge of first 
team affairs since then. 

By coincidence, Graham 
was a former colleague of 
Venables at Chelsea and at 
Crystal Palace. "He is the best 
man for the job." Denis Hill- 
Wood. the Arsenal chairman, 
said yesterday. "He has 
woilced under Berde Mee, 
Terry Ven^rics, Don Howe 
and Dave Sexton — and you 
could not have four better 
tutors th^ thaL" 

' Graham said: "My ambi- 
tion was always to mana^ one 
of the top clubs. Arsenal are 
not only one of the best, they 
are the club." They are also 
probably the most difficult 
dub in the country to manage, 
quite apart from the usual 
excessive demands for success 
associated with most big 
dubs. The comment ^ Tony 
Shaw, the Miilwall chief exec- 
utive. was p^aps not with- 
out some poignancy when be 
said: "Graham is honest, 
.straightforward and very 
strong on disdpline. 'With 
those qualities, he is the ideal 
person to take charge at 

Bringing the jet-set to heel 
will be Graham's stiffest task 
and it will be imeresung to see 
whether he can motivate 
Nicholas, a fellow Scot, to the 
heigins rarely muched since 

his much publicized move 
from Celtic three seasons ago. 
Graham has won respm for 
the way he steered MiUwall 
through a turbulent period 
following the infamous 
pitched bante invotving their 
supporters at Kenilworth 
last year. 

The tidiet restrictions on 
Millw^Ps home games that 
followed those scenes hit the 
club fiiiancially, but Gra- 
ham led them to a respectable 
ninth position in tte second 
division having ^ned pro- 
mouon the previous season. 
They also reached the sixth 
round of the FA Cup in 198S 
and the fifth last seasonJn a 
Ikying career spuming 16 
years. Graham, who won 12 
caps for Scotland, performed 
for Aston Villa, Chelsea, Man- 
chester United. Portsmouth 
and Crystal l^ce as well as 
Arsenal He is 41. 

Mr Hill-Wood said: "I 
slightly resent the idea that we 
have been dithering about 
finding a replaoemenL We 
have discussed many names." 
The move came to fruition at 
the FA Cup Final on Saturday 
when Mr HiU-Wood, observe 
ing the rule which prevents 
contaa with a manager durii^ 
the ie^ue season, spoke to his 
opposite number at Miilwall 
Alan Thom, about rdaang 
Gr^am from his contracL 
Miilwall have received 
"substantial" comi^sation. 
They are now loolung fbr a 
young replacement for 

David Evans, the Luton 
chairman, gave permission 
yesterday for Tottenl^ to 

interview his dub's manager, 
but has asked Pleat not to 
leave. Pleat who has been 
manager fbr nearly nine years, 
is a director of the dub and on 
a five-year rolling contract 
Pleat said: "It has been a 
dream at Luton. It will take a 
very good dub to get me away 
from here. But 1 owe h to 
myself and my frunily to listen 
to what Spurs have to say." 

One sensed this season that 
Pleat is also 41 and a 
former Luton player, realized 
that he had lulfilM his poten- 
tial at the small Bedfordshire 

Luton's narrow defeat to 
Everton in the latter stages of 
the FA Cup fbr die second 
consecutive year was further 
painful proof of that feet But 
he is ambitious and I remem- 
ber well last season after 
Luton bad stylishly ouqilayed 
Tottenham at l^te Hart 
Lane, how wide-eyed he was at 
the fe dlities and scope that a 
dub like Tottenham can af- 

• Geoige Burley, the Sunder- 
land fiiU back who missed the 
last seven matches of the 
season, and goalkeeper Bob 
Bolder have bad minor 
operations.Buriey. the former 
Srottidi international needed 
his to ease pressure on a calf 

Bolder, who spent the last 
two months of the season on 
loan to Luton, has had a 
troublesome foot Both will be 
available for the start of next 

More fiK^baU, page ^ 

England are playing it safe 

From Stuart Jones, Football Correspondent, Colorado Springs 

Even though England's 
prei»rations are being con- 
duct at a slow. leisurely 
pace, the four representatives 
from Everton are being left 
beUnd. Tbey missed the first 
ofiidal game of the trip, 
against the local air force last 
Sun^y, and the second, last 
ni^t. against appreciably 
stronger opporilion in the 
^pe of the South Koreans. 

lliey will not be involved, 
either, in the third - against 
Mexico, the World Cup hosts, 
in Los Angeles on &iurd8y 
afternooDL Since Bobby Rolv 
son is certain to select at least 
two of them (Lindcer and 
Stevens) for the opening tie in 
Monterrey, Eni^d's only 
genuine practice match will be 
against Canada in Vancouver 
on Saturday week. 

Disoonceiting iho\^ that 
may be, concern has also been 
growing about Bryan Robson 
and the achUles tendon that he 
strained while running on a 
hard surfece. England's man- 
ager has already conceded that 
be may have to "throw his 
captain into the World Ciq) 
without playing a game and at 
could ci^ up." 

But Robson, the player, and 
WiUdns, who has been suffer- 
ing fit>m a sli^t knee ailment. 

were able to imt away the 
bicycles on which they 
bera keeping in trim, and join 
their colleagues in action on 
Tuesday ammoon. The rest 
of the party is in suspicioudy 
good health and humour. 

No risks are being taken 
with the Everton quartet 
Since arriving belatedly on 
Monday night they have done 
nothing at alL 



But before anyone starts to 
imagine there is a bunch of 
apathetic layabouts in the 
En^and camp, it should be 
pointed out they are fUlowing 
the strict instructions of the 
team doctor. 

Vernon Edwards ordered 
them to take no idiysical 
exercise for 48 hours. Their 
li^t training will become 
gradually more strenuous only 
after theu* colleagues have left 
for Califomia. They are not, 
however, being treated harsh- 
ly — as a small picture of the 
environment ^riiich surrounds 
them here will illustrate. 

llie name of die hoteU the 
Broadmoor, is grossly mis- 

leading. especially for those in 
the West Country of England. 
It is not so moch a lonely 
prison in isolation, but a sea- 
contained exclusive village 
that lies in the shadow of the 
towerii^ peaks of the snow- 
cap]^ Rodey Mountains. 

High above the luxurious 
<aitmg^ a familiar sound can 
be beard. A granite shrine, 
buih less than a mile away on 
the steeply rising slt^ies of 
Cheyrane Mountain, is fitted 
with an amplified vilnaharp. 
On the horn, eadi hour, it 
rings out foe same dbime as 
Big Ben in Westminster 

The fecUities below would 
do justice to an expensive 
sports complex. Th^ include 
three 18-hole golf courses 
(Hoddle, who currently can do 
no wrong, became the En^and 
squad champion on Monday), 
16 tennis courts, shooting 
galleries, swimming pools and 
an indoor ice boc^ rink 

All that is nothing com- 
pared to the centre down the 
roi^ that belongs to the air 
force and where foe squad has 
occaaonally been practiang. 
A car that enters the fixmt 
gates must motor fbr another 
nine miles on a motorway, or 
freev^ as it is called here, 
brfore reaching foe exit on foe 

The most impressive of foe 
numerous buildings is a fbot- 
Ixdl siy liMm as Ug as Wem- 
bley with a roof on it As Don 
Howe.' the Eogland coach, 
*'You walk is there and 
you see this green synthetic 
pitch surrounded by a bright 
blue running track and you 
stop. The sheer size of it just 
takes your breath away." 

Howe, who has travelled to 
sports arenas across foe 
has no hesitation in faaUing U 
"as foe best 1 ^ve ever seen. It 
IS incredible." The scenery, as 
well, is for fiom shabby. 
Colora^ Springs 'wi&j i£ux 
all formerly known as El 
Dorado when it attracted gold 

No fortunes were found in 
the mountains Init foe area, 
later referred to as "Little 
London," is of stunning natu- 
ral brauty^^ 



Informal (in for mal) [IN- (2). FORMAL], a. Not 
in accordance with offidal, proper, or costoiiiaiy 
forma: witiiout formaUty. informality (-tnal'i ti) n: 
informally, adv. 


The ^Dgs that mn from 
the big^ point. Pikes Peak, 
are so dear that cattle are 
suppmed to plod for many a 
mile to drink the refresmng 

As foe rest of foe England 
squad flies east towards the 
hmt, humidity and sm<» of 
Los Angeles, Everton's four 
merabm will stay here with 
Mike Kelly, foe assistant coa- 
ch, in a more temperate 
d'lmate. The snow that feU a 
week ago to long since been 
melted by a sun that provides 
a r^ular temper a ture of some 

The fbur wfll jog aronnd the 
lake, niiich measures three- 
quarters of a mile around its 
perimeter and sits in foe 
mu^ of the hotel's grounds 
they will visit the bi^ air 
force base: Otherwise, they 
will telm in front of a spectac- 
ular, nuyestic view that Theo- 
dore Roosevelt, foe former 
American presiefent, described 
as "scenery that baiforupts the 
English language.” 


De Angelis ^avely 
ill after accident 

By John Goodbody 

Elio de Angelis. of Italy, the 
Formula One driver, was in a 
critical condition in hospital 
last night after his Brabham- 
BMW car slithered off a bend 
and caught fire during ted 
runs on the French Riviera 
circuit of Le CastdleL 

A spokeswoman fbr the 
Phdli group said: "We have 
no details at foe moment but it 
was a bad. bad accident" 
Pirelli supiity tyres to foe 
Brabham and their tedi- 
nicians have been foUowing 
the Italian's tests rinoe 

De Angelis. aged 28, the son 
of a wealthy Roman builder, 
joined Brabham this year after 
competing fr>r several seastw 
with Lotus and finishing third 
in foe 1984 world efaam^ott- 
sUp. But he to had a senes of 
disappointing results as his 
Brabham car suffered from 
several technical difficulties 
because of its radically new 
with a semi-4ecumbent 
driving position and a seven- 

He moved to the circuit at 
Le Ca^llet near Toulon, 
after felling to finish in 
Sunny's Monaco Grand Prix 
and has yet to score any points 
in the present world champi- 
onship. But De Anmiis and 
His fellow Italian, Riccardo 
Patrese, have been gradually 

overcoming thdr problems 
and were expected to make a 
stronger showing in the next 
grand prix, foe &lg?an, at Spa 
on May 23. 

De Angelis hu been a 
glamorous figure in interna- 
tional motor cadi^ He to 
always attracted dan- 
gerous cranpetitions in speed 
and took part in the Torquay 
to Cowes powciboat race. 

He was runner-up in the 
one world karting cham- 
pionship in 1975 and Europe 
an champion a year later. He 
began Formula Three racing 
in 1976 and won the Monaco 
Formufe Three race in 1978; 
foe same year he was also 
competing in Formula Twa 
Tlte foilovdng year he mwfe 
his Formula One debut in 
Aigentina and to so fer taken 
p^ in 108 ^nd prix races 
with two victories. 

These two wins were totally 
difiGnentln 1982 be edged out 
Kelte Rosberg, of Finland, in 
the Austrian Grand Prix in 
one of the most enthraHing 
finishes in histenry. Last year 
be won foe San Marino Grand 
Prix when many of his main 
rivals ran out of fuel on foe 
Imola track. 

His leputalion was for col- 
lecting points rather than ag- 
gressive driving from the front 

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Ontheball: Masdorn. of Swrth Africa, gets in a badcliaiidj^iirn ajj^. CMirteaa ; of 

France, in tite LTA sateffite tomnameift at Lee-oii-Soleitt (Phologcaph: Ian »ena^ 

Navratilova caps miKcniar 
display with easy victory 

F^om Bex Befiamy, Temm Correspendest. West Berfia 

A light refreshing shower, 
so delicatdy incon^ueodal 
foal it amounted to tittle more 
than a bint of rain, briefly 
interrupted in foe Ger- 
man women's championships 
here yesterday. In foe main 
sradium they rimply had to 
stop, because Martina 
Navratilova and the umpire 
were both wearing gla:^ 
l^en was resumed. Miss 
Navratilova was disguised un- 
der a cap with such a huge, 
rain-ddy^ peak that h was 
as if much of the court had 
suddenly been roofed. 

"One day the passes fog 
up," Miss Navratilova said 
later, with feding, "and anoth- 
er yon have to put a cap 
on to keep foe rain away but 
I've got a stiginatism and I 
can't use contact lenses." 

She was playing here, she 
said, for two reasons. She had 
heard nothing but compli- 
ments about the tournament 
(and it was all true) and she 
wanted a wedc's competition 
on European shale as part of 
her preparations fiir foe 
French Qiampionships. 

A wedi's competition, fol- 
lowed by a wed: of practice 
free from mental stress is a 
reliable routine before a grand 
slam tournament It to not 
escaped Miss Navratilova's 
notice Oiris Lloyd won 
here last yev befme narrowly 
hwiring her in the best French 

Hagler is 

Los Angeles (AP) Marvin 
Hader, foe undisputed worid 
middleweight boxii% champi- 
on, is 10 announce next month 
if he will accept a cfaallei^ 
from Sugar Ray -Leonard and 
give foe former welterweight 
champion a shot at his title. 

H^ler, ^ipearing on an 
American television pro- 
gramme. was making his fust 
public comment since Leon- 
ard said he wanted a bout with 
Hagler earlier this month. 
Leonmd, tiK 1976 Olyiniac 
Games light-welterwei^t 
Champion, retired in 1982 — 
having been beaten only once 
in 33 bouts — after he was 
diagnosed as having a de- 
tached retina in an eye. He 
returned to foe ring in 1984 for 
one fi^t when he knocked out 
Kevin Howard 

Yacht limps in 

British Airways 1, foe.60ft 
catamaran skippered by Rob^ 
in Knox Johnston, was dis- 
mast^ 70 mOe$ north-east of 
St Ives, Cornwall early ye^- 
day morning while returning 
to Plymouth after setting a 
new railing record around 
Ireland (Barry Pickthall 
writes).' The yacht and her 
five-man crew were expected 
to reach St Ives under tow late 
last night and the damage now 
places a serious question marie 
over the yacht's entry in next 
month's two-handed transat- 
lantic race. 

final fbr 26 years, whidi is as 
fer as I go. Yesterday,. 
Miss Navratilova won 6-1, 6-3 
against foe unusually I^gy 
Elna Reinach, of Jcfoannes- 
buig.aged 17. 

A spectafor new to the 
dxcuit was impressed by the 
structural connections be- 
tween MQss Navratilova's 
arms: “Are they muscles, or 
shoulder pads?” They are, of 
course, musdes: and they 
should be well exercised dur-. 
ing a week in nfoich the draw 
says Miss NavratSova mu^ 
(toy Catarina Lindquist, Oau- 
ma Kobde-Kilscb and Steffi 
Grafin turn. 

Miss Lindquist mnst first 
get pest 3o Durie (back on; 
active service after two 
months off) or Iva Budaiova.. 
At the other end of foe draw 
bto Graf will probably have 
to get rid of H^ Mandlikova 
or Helena Sukova. . 

As all those names suggest, 
the draw could not be much . 
stronger. YestercUy Miss 
GiaC ' Miss Mandlikova and 
Miss Sukova wanned up in 
foe company, re^ectivdy, of 
Amy Holton (United States), 
Louise Fidd (Australia) , and 
one of those ioeviiable 
Swedes, Helena DahlstronL * 

The German women's 
cbaminODships irioved here 
from Hamburg in 1979 and 
to become such a popular 
festival that foe charming old 


Red and WUte ClDbC perdied 
among tito above a lake, has 
more cu^rmiers fora se^ 
But foe TTiam stadium . bas 
been eiqiaiided to bold 54)00 
pec^ rad foe second 
court now to roomrfor 2400* 

M the wedeend foe Qotdde 
courts will accommodate a 
junior touinainent, tIte com- 
petitors inejuding^ a British 
quartel-Oiiis Bailey, Anstta 
Brice;, Laurence Maifoews and 
Marie Pdehey - who flew here 
yesterday in the 
Buster Monram, a mixtuie m 
manager, fefoer-fignre and 

Tl^ days,, mternational 
junior- ciMnpditioo is well 
CHganized, with a co-ordinated 
series of. tournaments and 
regttlaily updated rankings. 
Tnm^was nothing like that m 
the da^ tdien ajunioF called 
Motfram sw^^ng diots 

until a junior called Borg. 

RESULTS; FM raind; L fiaU (Au^ 
H C Nozzoli * * 

Second round: 

A BetznarfWm 
rwGnbtAKann»ou . 
^ 64: M Navra^L 


(Cz) bt i (Ausl 64, 84; C 

A K Hor^ OiS) bt C Kartsson 

@we) Sd. 6^ P mberfAurafa) btL 
Bo^. (US) 64. 64; CTanvier <F^ 
bt E MMer Mus) 6-2, 6-1; T Phd^ 
(US) bt W Probst (W3) &2. SB; S 
Graf jW0) bt A Holton (US) 6-1,*6-1; 
H Sukova JCz) bt H DaMstroem 
(Swe) &3. ia; L Garroen (IQ U N 
HerrariBn (Fr) 7-6, GO 

Ofoer tennis, 46 

Bern (Renter) - 
Stevrason (above), foe Cnban 
snper-heavpre^ht, toocked 
out Peto Stmraenov, oi Bal- 
raria, here in the first ronnd d* 
forir wttM amatenr 
championsltip qnarter-f 
bonLThe victory was foe 299th 
in 35^yeaiHrid Stevaison^ 
319-boot carOtf g peming 21 
years. He meets the Soviet 
Union's Viadieslnv Yakofev* 
who earned n 54 points 
decision ovey ' Joho 
Zarenkievia,' of .Fohnid, hi 
ttenwrow's sani-finals. 

Oh brother 

Triplets will for one of 

foe competing districts in the 
British Amateur Rugby 
League Association, inter- 
league under-17$ cup final at 
Bramley on. Sunday. Th^ are 
the Hale brofoers, who play 
fbr foe Travelleis Saint team 
from Featherstona Carl is a 
full back, Mark a centre and 
Darren a scrum-half. On Sunr 
day, they are playing for foe 
CSstlefrxd team who meet St 
Helens in the final 

Coach Lloyd 

Dan Uoyd, foe former En- 
gland .basketball captain, bias 
been- appointed coach to 
Portsmouth (Nidiolas Hariing 
wiitesX He will succeed Dan- 
ny Pataner, who resigned to- 
wards foe end oflast season by 
wfara it' was' obvious tlrat 
Ponsmoufo -vriKild finish 
without any honours in '^te 
oTthe moD^ made available 
by their diairman. 

Uoyd and another idayer, 
•Alan runningham. tOOk Over 
as assistant coaches . after 
Palmer’s draartuie. UoycTs 
first task wifl be to perraade 
playea sudi as'Oumingham 
and the club's Fngfiah iaterna- 
tional, Coiu Info, to sfoy on. 

427 entries 

' An €3it^ of 427 to been 
received for- this year's ama- 
teur golf championship to be 
.played at Lytnam & Anhes 
between June 2 and 7, the 
Royal and Andent announced 
yesterday. .The fidd, wlndi 
has been limited to 288, wfll 
comprira 204 entrants from 
Britain'aBd Ireland and 84 
from overseas. F^-five en- 
trants wifo a handicap of three 
' and 84 with a haofocap of two 
have been baUoted ouL . 

Museum plan 

The Royal and Ancient Golf- 
Gub have armounped their 
intention -lb esifoUfo' a -golf 
museum at St Andrews. ‘To be- 
•known as the -Britifo Golf 
Museum, it wfll be housed in a 
separate bnildnig to the club- 
house and bpifo to foe puMk. 

l^e C3teis Uff and Bddia 

aid cSSs muOt -^ 
4^. raatriMace 

Uadev .fois 
foe Autet^V Cop- 
wiakaig hebaaiB, . Jaha 


‘lie Aaatate held fe riin. 
■g aat ef icfoeaKut <• tte 
ute Itfira af Saafo.'AuhaBt 
aial Mid niirfi lifrdnTfeb It u>‘ 


1 ^ - have ken 

.. k 

» -a bbds 

lo n fo off R e MauU feGrakni 
foe Bdlifo' gyndiciite 

head, la k Artb to watiefa’ fog 

aefoto rad wiH be stoyragaii to 
see Ctosader-li anhe 

Caanda'h Tnie Noift gyadB- 
caie we ideedl l a s g a riaa te 
plana to swalgeaeton foe- Ha!^ 
to base d fiah 

rivals fteto foe Skrtt Ctoc 
YafotCto wcfee-tBledbs; (he 
ttieaS ef fegal actfea by foe 
Boyrd Ptofo Yafot Ofo^ wke 
kgfo* Araezica^ ato fee 

view ot Bnoe Blto (be 
CaindB B desi^o; KBS said 
fora Ahto yacht BSedstoe too 
TTiarhrf a bawaae vaad- a 
Whtoei! "• 

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Gary -JabsiB, foe vetefoa . 
Aracrica^ Cap toctidu who 
fhatraadesaaiaeffai’libBsetf " 
saifiiv -wifo -Ted Tviiar « 
CavaaBesh draing .foe sae- 
ms itf 1976 fotoce^ bas re* 
signed- final - .foe Baddy 
MelgeH^ Heactar America 
caBtod|to|Bt to fofo* CUca- 
gn^raw boat, faamfoed (Ids 
is fooat .to camaifBce 
(r^ aB Nemort i«uiist foe 

Maia^ vto Is.atoesiqiet-.. 

Cbi^ foaad fora Ms dnect 
vFitt aae Aamricaa syadiote 
wtorkaaiiahig Us irarii as a 
tefevisto cimimeiihdra: an cap 
natteca for foe. Amcricaa 
ESntdhuiiieL . 

• Fined- frein - these ties, 
Jahg^^ first task as a foil- 
foae veportto fo travel to 

H<nioiida laid wedE to safl wifo 
qnafo vtoMOKS fora, foe Sin 
America greep had to short 
affiaids. .’• 

On arcM in LyuiiutM' 
this week JeliBoa was abfe li, 
reprat foat foe mn -ifoa- 
npears OB tehvisincbiame^ 
ckb in Aosbnfia saying 
m e mb er me, ftn foe man fora 
lara to Amoka'a Cop**- B 
bangle weD organized and 
has au foe aaiw^ be nOc^ 
The latest to sto op wifo 
Coaner is Badweteer wifo a S2 
minina cavb ngecfoMI wliifo 
win ea^ cover foe bidhfiag 
programme fbr his fonrfo 12 
metre under coBStractfoa. 


Space secret 


The second Gary Mall de- 
Jnto for foe St Ftods 
Yacht Oab^ prbUeamddeo 
Golden Gete dmOaige this 
year is -bring tracked across 
America from its East Coastjd 
bailder but not bribre being 
cot in half ."frw. mmor 
modifications" • to have . an 
ri^ra*4Ddi fiitov added anud- 
sm^ after a niix-ap over 
derign details. 

By aO aocoants, :riri> mm- 
beis who haitt ito to vratcb 
with inraeasing Snitancy to 
pathetic pe r fenaanee of their 
first boat, USA, htanched in 
Fektoy in trials against foe 
sx-yefl^oU Clipper, are not . 
amesed. One add -remark 
overheard .in the St Ffoncis 
bra . last week was 
by comprara, boflt by 
ead sailed by morons". 

■ After to sacoess of 
Brhuid-destoed French Kh 

ship ftonatle the Ansh*~ 
liaa d^gner, BeoLexcen, hra 
drawn iq» his inteiprriatkMi w 
her lines fite testin at the ffiiip 
Model Bram in In Netbra^ 
lands. The lesalts indkafe 
Aar foe French have not made 
a bieidrtlwo^ in derign and 
this has led Lexcea to take a 
closer loric at to French 
yacht's radical rig with ib 
esKessive ralte. 

One that he m^t do 

weB to investigate is to origbi 
of to distinctive French 
chifo devdoped originaiiy for a 
joint Bnssiui-Freiidi spack 
probe to Vanns. ' T 

This partnership was even- 
tnaBy ditoodad but not be- 
fore to Frencfa Space ^ency 
had devdoped to necessary 
nmterial and toofiia to pro- 
dnoe'foa elefo in bmk, whkii 
mfebniril have been scrapped 
had ooe nsearcber not bto a 
keen boardsailor who saw^ 
atmther possibility for the ' 
doth. Nanrally enoodL fofe 
Bndti-tandnate maiaial re- 
moms a dosely guarded aecrri 
mtevaitoUe to-syndkates ont- 
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