When France said ‘non’ to Britain
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When France said ‘non’ to Britain

In 1963 the French President, Charles de Gaulle, vetoed Britain’s application to join the European Economic Community.

Former British diplomat Juliet Campbell remembers Britain's shock at being rejected.

Witness can be seen on BBC World News at varying times over the weekend of 27 and 27 January 2019.

More clips from Witness here

  • 03 Feb 2018