Belgrano and Ponting, 1985-02 - 1985-03
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.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)