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Shirley Williams was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.

Williams was Prime Minister after Jeremy Thorpe. (PROSE: Interference - Book One) Her Cabinet included Home Secretary Tony Benn and Roy Jenkins. (PROSE: No Future)

During the Zygon gambit, the Prime Minister called Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart and told him that there was to be no public announcement and to take "discreet but resolute" action. (TV: Terror of the Zygons)

Mrs Williams appointed Robert Bertram as UNIT's new scientific advisor. He later convinced her that the Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart and his men were plotting with aliens, and to let him use his pacification device during his concert. (PROSE: No Future)

While the Eighth Doctor said Williams serve between Thorpe and Margaret Thatcher (PROSE: Interference - Book One), she was replaced by James Callaghan, another Labour Party minister, in 1976. (AUDIO: The Oseidon Adventure)

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