Category Archives: Soviet Union

Then and Now: Russia

Peter Temple-Morris was Member of Parliament for Leominster from February 1974 until 2001, when he was raised to the peerage.

During his parliamentary career, Peter Temple-Morris was Chairman, British Group, Inter-Parliamentary Union, in which capacity he was host for the celebrated visit to the United Kingdom of Mr. Gorbachov in December 1984.

Chairman, British Soviet Union Parliamentary Group, 1992-94

Vice-Chairman, GB-USSR Association 1993-98 (This later became the GB-Russia Centre).

Peter’s essay is to be found here