Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Public and Political: General: Political: Conservative conference, Blackpool [Lancashire], October 1954., 27 Mar 1954 - 08 Feb 1955

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 2/134

Scope and Contents

Correspondents on WSC's attendance of the Conservative Party conference include: 1st Lord Woolton [earlier Frederick Marquis, Chairman, Conservative and Unionist Central Office]; Geoffrey Drewe [Assistant to Honorary Treasurers, Conservative and Unionist Central Office] on WSC's expenses (2); representatives for E W Arkle, Commercial Superintendent, British Transport Commission, on WSC's journey to Blackpool (4);.Other subjects include: accommodation, travel and expenses.Also includes: notes and copies of correspondence by Anthony Montague Browne, WSC's Private Secretary; a list of resolutions passed at the conference on subjects including: foreign policy; Germany; civil defence; agriculture; pensions; the Commonwealth; economic policy; education; industrial relations; housing; transport; trade unions; cancer research.

Dates

  • 27 Mar 1954 - 08 Feb 1955

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Extent

1 item(s) (1 file (91 loose folios))

Language of Materials

English

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