TLG Member Margaret Beckett on ‘Reflections with Peter Hennessy’

Margaret Beckett MP

Margaret Beckett

In a series for Radio 4, historian Peter Hennessy asks a senior politician to reflect on his or her life and times. In the final episode broadcast on Wednesday 3 September, Margaret Beckett MP, former Foreign Secretary and Labour Deputy Leader, discusses her transition from trainee engineer to Labour MP, and subsequently to a minister who served four Labour Prime Ministers between 1976 and 2009. Talking about her achievements in parliament she recalls her time serving as Foreign Secretary and her efforts in furthering the multilateral nuclear disarmament agenda. To listen to the programme, please click here.