Politics - Sir Winston Churchill - Mansion House, London
Sir Winston Churchill speaks at Mansion House in London. He is holding a case containing a replica of a rare medal, which had just been presented to him by Lord Brookeborough, the Prime Minister of Northern Ireland. Applauding on the right is the Lord Mayor of Belfast, Alderman RJR Arcourt, who presented the Freedom of Belfast to Churchill at today's ceremony.
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Portrait of Sir Winston Churchill: 1963
JANUARY 24TH : On this day in 1965 former British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill died at the age of 90. A LIBRARY PICTURE OF SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL. * Sir Winston Churchill is the nation s favourite choice to appear on the back of a 100 note if one is introduced, a new survey claimed. With 37% of the vote, Churchill was the clear victor across all age groups, social classes and regions in the survey of 2, 000 adults in England and Wales. The Alliance and Leicester poll comes as the BBC prepares to announce the winner of its Great Britons vote, where the wartime leader is in third place.
Eight-foot Churchill for Fulton
Sculptor Franta Belsky with his statue of Sir Winston Churchill at his Kensington studio. The bronze cast, eight feet high, will go to Fulton, Missouri, and Mr. Belsky expects it to be erected in time for the 25th anniversary of Churchill's 'Iron Curtain' speech at Fulton. * 25/7/00: British-based Belsky died at the age of 79.