Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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Newspaper article The Canadian Press

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NAT034 - (ENT-Britain-Thatcher-McCartney) (FOR PRODUCTION) LONDON. x-20s. Most hosts would be quite happy to have Paul McCartney come to a shindig. But that wasn't the case with Denis Thatcher in 1988 when planning a gala reception at 10 Downing Street. Newly released papers show that the husband of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher put a question mark next to the former Beatle's name on a proposed guest list he was reviewing. In a note, he wrote that he found it -quote -- "unpleasant and embarrassing to entertain those who publicly insult the P-M." The papers show he also questioned the inclusion of naturalist David Attenborough and singer Shirley Bassey. Here's a clip of the Beatles performing their 1970 song "You Know My Name." (fades) (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

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