The Cabinet Beat

Moc Morgan talks about the recovery of The River Ebbw in southern England, Jimmy Carter, and how the Cabinet Beat of the Itchen got its name. “It happened apparently during World War I – in the summer of l917. The then Foreign Secretary (Lord Grey of Falden, I believe) invited the Prime Minister, Lloyd George, and his Cabinet to Itchen Abbas for a Cabinet meeting – because the mayfly was hatching on the river and he did not wish to be away from his fishing for too long!” On

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