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Transcript of interview: Andrew Carter, 2006

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/DOHP 112

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds: The programme comprises transcripts of interviews with senior diplomats.

Dates

  • 2006

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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.

Material in this collection is open to researchers unless otherwise marked in the catalogue.

Biographical / Historical

Andrew Carter was born 4 December 1943, son of Eric and Margaret Carter. He was educated at Latymer Upper School, Hammersmith, and the Royal College of Music, before studying at Jesus College, University of Cambridge. In 1973 he married (1st), Anne Caroline Morgan (marriage dissolved 1986), having one daughter; then (2nd) in 1988 married Catherine Mary Tyler, having one son and one daughter.

After teaching as an Assistant Master, Marlborough College, from 1965-70, Carter joined the Diplomatic Service in 1971, and his career included the following postings: Warsaw [Poland], (1972); the Conference on Security and Co-operation in Europe, Geneva [Switzerland], (1975); Bonn [Germany], (1975); Foreign and Commonwealth Office, (1978); Brussels [Belgium], (1986); Deputy Governor, Gibraltar, (1990-95); Minister, Moscow [Soviet Union], (1995-97); UK Permanent Representative to Council of Europe, Strasbourg [France], (1997-2003).

Extent

1 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Originator(s)

Carter, Andrew, b 1943, diplomat

Finding aid date

2008-06-24 13:15:57.290000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

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