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As the thatcher said to the bishop

Posted by Antony Smythe on May 07, 2000

In Reply to: As the thatcher said to the bishop posted by jon on May 06, 2000

: Just caught this as a throw away remark on an English program on TV the other night. Sorry can't even offer any context for it. But is does sound interesting.

: Any ideas what is meant ?

Probably refers to comments made by PM Thatcher to, or about, the incumbent of Lambeth Palace - they attended Oxford at about the same time.