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Belgrano and Ponting, 1985-02 - 1985-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 5/6

Scope and Contents

Correspondence and papers on the prosecution of the Ministry of Defence official Clive Ponting under the Official Secrets Act after he sent documents on the sinking of the Argentine warship General Belgrano during the Falklands War to the MP Tam Dalyell. Includes: script of Twenty Twenty Vision programme "MI5’s Official Secrets"; press cuttings; chronology of events; texts of interviews; letters from Tam Dalyell (3); issues of the New Statesman.


  • 1985-02 - 1985-03

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 393

Related Materials

See also the recordings in KNNK 26/1/41 and 26/2/22.

Finding aid date

2010-01-21 09:18:49.903000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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