Defence policy, 1987-12 - 1990-02
Scope and Contents
Includes: notes and briefings on Labour policy; correspondence with individuals including Bruce Kent, Chairman of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament, CND (8), David Blunkett (3) and Joan Ruddock (3); memorandum from Martin O’Neill, defence spokesman, on Labour’s commitment to disarmament and defence cuts; briefing for and transcript of NK’s This Week Next Week interview on disarmament, June 1988; briefing for and notes of a meeting with Parliamentary Labour CND; submissions to the Policy Review by Parliamentary Labour CND and Joan Ruddock on defence; statements on NK’s meeting with Mikhail Gorbachev, Apr 1989; transcript of NK’s This Week interview, Feb 1989; amendments to the Policy Review document "Britain in the World" on defence, from individuals including Ken Livingstone, Ron Todd, Clare Short, Robin Cook, David Blunkett and Gerald Kaufman; notes on the signing of the INF (intermediate-range nuclear forces) treaty; notes of a meeting with Bruce Kent.
- 1987-12 - 1990-02
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)