Miscellaneous political papers, 1982-07 - 1995-06
Scope and Contents
Includes: appeal by John Browne against the House of Commons Members' Interests inquiry, 1990; minutes of evidence from the Foreign Affairs Committee on sanctions against South Africa, 1986; letter from John Wilkinson, enclosing a speech by Sir [Richard] Geoffrey Howe [Foreign Secretary] on defence in the nuclear age, 1985 and also a report from the Assembly of the Western European Union on the military use of space,1984; report on resistance groups in Afghanistan, 1985; intelligence reports on the Sudan, including a letter from Sir Alexander Stirling, British Ambassador to the Sudan, relating to a scheme to invest in oil exploration in the Sudan, 1984; papers on tensions in Palestine, particularly relating to the water supply for Israel and Jordan, 1984; report of the American national bipartisan commission on Central America, 1984, with other papers on American policy towards Central America, particularly Nicaragua; Conservative Research Department briefing on the National Health Service, 1983-4; draft paper on the constitutional position of the Falkland Islands.
- 1982-07 - 1995-06
Conditions Governing Access
The majority of the papers are open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge, though the constituency papers and some of the correspondence and political papers remain closed.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Amery, Harold Julian, 1919 - 1996 (Baron Amery of Lustleigh, politician) (Person)