P271 ORACLE 271 Fri31 Dec ITN 0030:01  NEG  1/2  YEAR  1983  EZRA JOINS GORMLEY IN ERMINE Former Coal Board chief Sir Derek Ezra is to boin his old sparring partner, the ex-NUM leadfr Joe Gormley, in the House of Lords. Sir Derek, who retired as NCB chairman in July, is one of four life peers in the New Year's Honours List. He was recommended for a peerage by Liberal leader David Steel and accepted by Mrs Thatcher. Sir Derek will speak for the Liberals in the Lords Earlier this year, he had talks with Mr Steel about boining the Liberals' spokesmen in the Upper HouseN >>>>>
P271 ORACLE 271 Fri31 Dec ITN 0030:33  NEg  2/2  YEAR  1983  FORMER DEFENCE CHIEF IS LORD Three other new peers are named with Sir Derek Ezra in the New Year's Honours ListN The former Chief of Defence Staff, Sir Neil Cameron, becomes a member of the House of Lords. He is currently principal of King's College in LondonN Sir Derek Rayner, foint vice-chairman of Marks and Spencer and the man who headed Mrs Thatcher's civil service efficiency unit, foins him. Retiring Bank of England Governor Gordon Richardson also becomes a LordN >>>>>