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Arts policy, 1989-10 - 1991-09

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 4/7

Scope and Contents

Includes: material from the Arts for Labour campaign; copy of a letter from Chris Smith, Treasury and economic affairs spokesman, on the income tax regime for performers; papers on the establishment of the London Arts Board; comments on Labour’s arts policy document and the policy document "Design the 90s" from John Newbigin [policy advisor to NK]; proposals from Anthony Everitt [Secretary-General of the Arts Council] for restructuring the Council; letter from Sir Richard Attenborough, Chairman of the British Film Institute, on film as part of Labour’s arts strategy; discussion paper from Industry 2000 on regenerating the film industry; briefings for various events, including the premiere of the short film Tradecraft and a lunch at the Arts Council; notes on shadowing the Secretary of State for National Heritage (David Mellor); proposal for forming a working party on the National Lottery; notes on a funding crisis in school libraries, from Mark Fisher, arts spokesman; copy of NK’s statement at the launch of the arts and media policy document.


  • 1989-10 - 1991-09

Conditions Governing Access

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


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Box 522

Finding aid date

2010-01-20 17:34:43.797000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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