Speech by Admiral The Lord Boyce GCB, OBE, DL

Admiral The Lord Boyce GCB, OBE, DL On: The Challenges Facing UK Armed Forces 14 April 2004 Introduction “Honour to have been asked to dine with this illustrious Group; and speaking on behalf of myself and my fellow guests, May I thank you for your very fine hospitality. VMT introduction.  It was indeed a privilegeContinue reading “Speech by Admiral The Lord Boyce GCB, OBE, DL”

Speech by General Joseph W. Ralston

General Joseph W. Ralston Supreme Allied Commander, Europe On: US-European Command Challenges 16 April 2002 “I would like to give you a quick summary of our area of responsibility; about what NATO is doing and what US-European command is doing.   This is a very busy alliance. I am not sure that all of us realise all ofContinue reading “Speech by General Joseph W. Ralston”

Speech by General The Lord Guthrie of Craigiebank, GCB, LVO, OBE

General The Lord Guthrie of Craigiebank, GCB, LVO, OBE On: Defence and Security: The Future Threat  17 January 2002 “You’re Excellencies, my Lords, and gentlemen.  Thank you so much for your invitation; thank you very much for your introduction although it wasn’t completely accurate.  I’m not an official advisor to the Prime Minister, and I hadContinue reading “Speech by General The Lord Guthrie of Craigiebank, GCB, LVO, OBE”

Speech by The Rt. Hon. Francis Maude, MP

The Rt. Hon. Francis Maude, MP Shadow Foreign Secretary On: Current Foreign Policy Issues 30th October 2000  Introduction “It is a notable achievement that this Group is approaching its fiftieth anniversary. Within that time similar organisations have appeared and disappeared, so it has been a pleasure this evening to see, in such a large attendance,Continue reading “Speech by The Rt. Hon. Francis Maude, MP”