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Commonwealth Immigrants Bill and the Race Relations Bill, 1965 - 1969

Reference Code: GBR/0014/HLSM 2/41/88

Scope and Contents

Including a standard letter sent by Quintin Hogg to members of the public who contacted him about immigration, 1 May 1968; "Mr Powell's Speech at Wolverhampton", a Conservative Research Department [CRD] memorandum by John McDonnell, 11 June 1969; "Repatriation", a CRD memorandum by John McDonnell, 1 April 1969; "The Five West Midlands Boroughs - Immigrants Study Group", a CRD memorandum by John McDonnell, 13 November 1968; a copy of Enoch Powell's speech at the Annual Conference of the Rotary Club of London, in Eastbourne, 16 November 1968; a copy of Edward Heath's speech in Walsall, 25 January 1969; a note of a meeting between Edward Heath and local government leaders in the West Midlands, 25 January [1969]; a copy of Edward Heath's speech at St George's Hall, in York, 20 September 1968; a copy of Enoch Powell's "Rivers of Blood" speech, 20 April 1968; and two reports of the Conservative Immigration Policy Group, 14 July 1965 and 4 February 1966.


  • Creation: 1965 - 1969


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.


1 file(s)

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Finding aid date

2010-03-01 17:05:55+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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