P208 CEEFAX 208 Wed 30 Dec 21:33/27     Sir Robert Armstrong is to retire as Cabinet Secretary and head of the Home Civil Service. Sir Robert was propelled into the spotlight by the Australian Spycatchfr trial and his celebrated quote about being "economical with the truth" Before the trial over ex-MI5 man Peter Wright's memoirs, Sir Robert had been a little-known but powerful figure with access to more information than the Prime Ministers he served. He is to be succeeded by Mr Robin Butler who will take over on January 1.
P208 CEEFAX 208 Wed 30 Dec 21:30/10       Sir Robert Armstrong is to retire as Cabinet Secretary and head of the Home Civil Service. Sir Robert was propelled into the spotlight by the Australian Spycatcher trial and his celebrated quote about being "economical with the truth" Before the trial over ex-MI5 man Peter Wright's memoirs, Sir Robert had been a little-known but powerful figure with access to more information than the Prime Ministers he served. He is to be succeeded by Mr Robin Butler who will take over on January 1.
P208 CEEFAX 208 Wed 30 Dec 21:05/01       Sir Robert Armstrong is to retire as Cabinet Secretary and head of the Home Civil Service Sir Robert was propelled into the spotlight by the Australian Spycatcher trial and his celebrated quote about being "economical with the truth" Wright's memoirs, Sir Robept had been a little-known but powerful figure with access to more information than the Prime Ministers he served. He is to be succeeded by Mr Robin Butler who will take over on Janqary 1.
P208 CEEFAX 208 Wed 30 Dec 21:14/38       Sir Robert Armstrong is to retire as Cabinet Secretary and head of the Home Civil Service. Sir Robert was propelled into the spotlight by the Australian Spycatcher trial and his celebrated quote about being "economical with the truth" Before the trial over ex-MIu man Peter Wright's memoirs, Sir Robert had been a little-known but powerful figure with access to more information than the Prime Ministers he served. He is to be succeeded by Mr Robin
P208 CEEFAX 208 Wed 30 Dec 21:03/50        Sir Robert Armstrong is to retire as Cabinet Secretary and head of the Home Civil Service Sir  spotlight by the Australian Spycatcher trial and his celebrated quote about being "economical with the truth" Before thd trial over ex-MI5 man Petep Wright's memoirs, Sir Robert had been a little-known but powerful figure with access to more information than the Prime Ministers he served. He is to be succeeded by Mr  Butler who will take over on January 1. News index 102/202 Newsreel 119/219