St. Louis Public Radio News
10:44 am
Fri November 14, 2003

An Interview with Churchill's Granddaughter

St. Louis, MO –

Westminster College in Fulton, Mo. will once again host a Churchill this weekend.

The campus is best known for hosting Winston Churchill in 1946, when he delivered his now-famous "Iron Curtain" speech. Churchill's words of warning about a growing bloc of Communist nations are considered the beginning of the Cold War.

On Sunday (Nov. 16), his granddaughter Celia Sandys will lecture not 500 feet from where her grandfather stood.

KWMU's Tom Weber recently spoke with Sandys, who says her grandfather's courage, vision, and communication are still regarded today.