11 November 1998
Farmers’ leaders to meet Tony Blair

FARMERS leaders are meet Prime Minister Tony Blair today to discuss emergency aid to counter the industry slump.

The National Farmers Union will urge Mr Blair to take advantage of European Union aid, worth up to £48 million to cereal producers, which is available to offset the strength of Sterling.

  • The Times 11/11/98 page 2 (News in Brief)