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The Iron Curtain and the Iron Lady

June 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm


Margaret Thatcher prided herself on her reputation as the Iron Lady, a nickname given to her by the Red Army newspaper. And throughout her political career, her role as a Cold War Warrior, rallying the West in a crusade against international Communism, played a central part in her public image.

In this enlightening and amusing talk, television presenter and author, Dominic Sandbrook, explores how the Cold War shaped Mrs Thatcher’s premiership.

Friends of the National Archives receive a 20%discount on their ticket.


The National Archives
Ruskin Avenue
Kew, TW9 4DU
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020 8876 3444
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