BBC - Saturday, July 18, 1998 Published at 10:43 GMT 11:43 UK

Brown tells Murdoch: No deal over euro

Chancellor of the Exchequer Gordon Brown is returning home from the USA after telling global media tycoon Rupert Murdoch that the UK's policy on the euro is not negotiable.

Mr Brown faced executives of Mr Murdoch's News Corp in Sun Valley, Idaho, and signalled that the government remained determined to slap down demands for a change on European monetary policy, led by the media baron's newspaper The Sun...