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UK joining European Financial Stabilisation Mechanism

Any written reply or instruction' given by the Chancellor in response to the previous Chancellor's consultation with him regarding Britain's participation in the European stabilisation mechanism.


Conversation on 9 May 2010 between then Chancellor Alastair Darling and Shadow Chancellor George Osborne

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Any written reply or instruction’ given by the Chancellor in response to the previous Chancellor’s consultation with him regarding Britain’s participation in the European stabilisation mechanism


Mr Darling and Mr Osborne gave evidence to the Select Committee on Political and Constitutional Reform regarding this conversation.  Their evidence can be found at

Published 1 July 2011