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Militant Tendency

 Organization

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

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BBC, Newsnight: "Militant", 1985

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/58
Scope and Contents Unaltered viewing copy.
Dates: 1985
Conditions Governing Access: Access copy on video.
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BBC Radio 2, Jimmy Young Programme: interview with Robert Kilroy-Silk, 1986-07-21

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/27
Scope and Contents Interview on Kilroy-Silk's decision to resign as a Labour MP following his fight against Militant in his Liverpool constituency.
Dates: 1986-07-21
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Access copies available.
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[?] BBC Radio 4, Today programme, 1990-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/2/143
Scope and Contents Interview with Frank Field and the National Executive Committee enquiry into Birkenhead [Merseyside] and Militant (poor quality, Field interview doesn’t start till more than 20 minutes in).
Dates: 1990-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Sub-Series: Access copies available.
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Channel 4 interview with NK on Militant, 1986

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 26/1/87
Scope and Contents From the Sub-Series: Includes: recordings of television interviews with NK and other members of the Shadow Cabinet; recordings of news bulletins featuring NK and Labour; recordings of speeches from Conference; party political broadcasts and election broadcasts; political documentaries; recordings of Prime Minister’s Questions, from the House of Commons.
Dates: 1986
Conditions Governing Access: Access copy on video.
 Sub-Series

Militant, 1981 - 1991

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 2/5
Scope and Contents Papers and correspondence on action taken by the party leadership against the hard-left Militant Tendency (formerly the Revolutionary Socialist League), based in Liverpool.
Dates: 1981 - 1991
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Press cuttings, 1984-09 - 1984-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/9
Scope and Contents Subjects include: the miners’ strike; attempts to expel a member of Militant from the party; NK’s visit to the Soviet Union and talks with President Konstantin Chernenko on nuclear disarmament; disruption in Parliament from the hard Left; talks between the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and Libya; Shadow Cabinet elections.
Dates: 1984-09 - 1984-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Press cuttings, 1985-09 - 1985-10

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/18
Scope and Contents Labour Party press cutting service cuttings on the Party Conference, particularly: votes on a reimbursement of National Union of Mineworkers’ funds confiscated during the miners’ strike; NK’s speech against Militant and Liverpool City Council; NK’s success against the Left.
Dates: 1985-09 - 1985-10
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Press cuttings, 1985-10 - 1985-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/19
Scope and Contents Subjects include: Militant and Liverpool City Council; Derek Foster’s election as Labour Chief Whip; protests against Bernie Grant, leader of Haringey Council, London, following his remarks about the Tottenham riots; NK’s success against the Left at the Party Conference.
Dates: 1985-10 - 1985-11
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Press cuttings, 1985-10 - 1985-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/20
Scope and Contents Subjects include: expulsions of members of Militant from the Labour Party; clashes between NK and Norman Tebbit, Conservative Party chairman; the Tyne Bridge by-election, Newcastle; Militant and Liverpool City Council; the breakaway Union of Democratic Mineworkers (UDM).
Dates: 1985-10 - 1985-12
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Press cuttings, 1986-01 - 1986-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/21
Scope and Contents Subjects include: expulsions of members of Militant from the Labour Party; the Fulham by-election, London; Labour’s pledge to create a million more jobs; NK’s visit to the Broadwater Farm estate, Tottenham, London, with Bernie Grant, leader of Haringey Council; the debate between NK and Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister, on the Westland affair.
Dates: 1986-01 - 1986-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Press cuttings, 1986-04 - 1987-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/22
Scope and Contents Subjects include: NK’s visit to the United States, Dec 1986; expulsions of members of Militant from the Labour Party; the launch of the Freedom and Fairness campaign; Britain’s support for an American bombing raid on Libya; the Fulham by-election, London.
Dates: 1986-04 - 1987-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.
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Press cuttings: Party general and political general, 1984-09 - 1986-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/11
Scope and Contents Subjects include: Militant in Liverpool; the 1984 Party Conference; the Fulham by-election [London], 1986; the Brecon and Radnor by-election, [Wales], 1985; the miners’ strike; reselection of parliamentary candidates.
Dates: 1984-09 - 1986-03
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.