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EUROPEAN UNION SUMMITS


Mr Major’s Thoughts on European Union Summits [from autobiography]


ROME EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 14th-15th December 1990, President in Office was Italy’s Giulio Andreotti]

Mr Major's Statement and Q&A Following European Council in Rome [15th December 1990]

Mr Major's Statement to the House on Rome European Council [18th December 1990]


LUXEMBOURG EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 28th-29th June 1991, President in Office was Luxembourg’s Jacques Santer]

Mr Major's Press Conference in Luxembourg [29th June 1991]

Mr Major's Questions and Answers in Luxembourg [29th June 1991]

Presidency Conclusions Following Luxembourg European Council [29th June 1991]

Mr Major's Statement on European Council in Luxembourg [1st July 1991]


MAASTRICHT EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 9th-10th December 1991, President in Office was Netherland’s Ruud Lubbers]

Mr Major’s Statement to the House of Commons on European Community [20th November 1991]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Maastricht [9th December 1991]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Maastricht [10th December 1991]

Mr Major's Statement to the House of Commons on Maastricht [11th December 1991]

Mr Major's Statement and Press Conference on Maastricht [11th December 1991]

Mr Major’s Speech to Commons on Maastricht [18th December 1991]

[Treaty of Maastricht signed by European leaders on 7th February 1992]

1992 Conservative Party Manifesto [9th April 1992] (just European sections, full manifesto here)

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on European Communities Bill [20th May 1992]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on Danish Referendum [3rd June 1992]

Mr Major's Statement to the House - (European Communities Bill) [4th November 1992]



LISBON EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held on 27th June 1992, President in Office was Portugal’s Anibal Cavaco Silva]

Mr Major's Statement to the House - (European Council - Lisbon) [29th June 1992]


BIRMINGHAM EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held on 16th October 1992, President in Office was Britain’s John Major]

Mr Major’s Press Conference in Birmingham [16th October 1992]

Presidency Conclusions on the Birmingham European Council [16th October 1992]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in London [19th October 1992]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on European Council [20th October 1992]


EDINBURGH EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 11th-12th December 1992, President in Office was Britain’s John Major]

Mr Major’s Joint Doorstep Interview with Danish Prime Minister [2nd December 1992]

Mr Major’s Joint Doorstep Interview with Dutch Prime Minister [7th December 1992]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Edinburgh [11th December 1992]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Edinburgh [12th December 1992]

Mr Major’s Joint Doorstep Interview with Jacques Delors [12th December 1992]

Mr Major's Statement to the House - (European Council - Edinburgh) [14th December 1992]

Mr Major's Speech to European Parliament [16th December 1992]


COPENHAGEN EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 21st-22nd June 1993, President in Office was Denmark’s Poul Nyrup Rasmussen]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Copenhagen [20th June 1993]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Copenhagen [21st June 1993]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Copenhagen [22nd June 1993]

Mr Major’s Press Conference in Copenhagen [22nd June 1993]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on the Copenhagen European Council [23rd June 1993]


BRUSSELS EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held on 29th October 1993, President in Office was Belgium’s Jean-Luc Dehaene]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on Special European Council [1st November 1993]


CORFU EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 24th-25th June 1994, President in Office was Greece’s Andreas Papandreou]

Mr Major’s Arrival Doorstep Interview in Corfu [23rd June 1994]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Corfu [24th June 1994]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on Corfu European Council [27th June 1994]


ESSEN EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 9th-10th December 1994, President in Office was Germany’s Helmut Kohl]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Essen [9th December 1994]


CANNES EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 26th-27th June 1995, President in Office was France’s Jacques Chirac]

European Council Conclusion on Cannes European Council [27th June 1995]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on Cannes European Council [28th June 1995]


MADRID EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 15th-16th December 1995, President in Office was Spain’s Felipe Gonzalez]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Madrid [14th December 1995]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Madrid [15th December 1995]

Mr Major’s Press Conference in Madrid [16th December 1995]

European Council Conclusion on Madrid European Council [16th December 1995]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on Madrid European Council [18th December 1995]


TURIN EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 29th-30th March 1996, President in Office was Italy’s Lamberto Dini]

Mr Major’s Doorstep Interview in Turin [29th March 1996]

Mr Major’s Press Conference in Turin [29th March 1996]


FLORENCE EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 21st-22nd June 1996, President in Office was Italy’s Romano Prodi]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on Florence European Council [24th June 1996]


DUBLIN EUROPEAN COUNCIL:

[Held from 13th-14th December 1996, President in Office was Ireland’s John Bruton]

Mr Major’s Joint Doorstep with John Bruton [9th December 1996]

Pre-Dublin Summit Commons Statement by Malcolm Rifkind [12th December 1996]

Presidency Conclusions Following Dublin European Council [14th December 1996]

Mr Major’s Commons Statement on Dublin European Council [16th December 1996]