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Mandela and his love of the UK

Nelson Mandela was an enthusiastic Anglophile and made a number of visits to the UK during his lifetime.

Nelson Mandela was an enthusiastic Anglophile and made a number of visits to the UK during his lifetime.

Britain harboured many South African exiles and provided a base for those trying to overthrow the apartheid regime.

Emily Buchanan reports

  • 06 Dec
  • From the section UK