General media correspondence, 1984-09 - 1987-05
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, transcripts and briefings on newspaper, television and radio interviews with NK and coverage of Labour in general, including: correspondence between David Blunkett and Marmaduke Hussey, Chairman of the BBC, on unequal coverage given to Labour and the Conservatives; correspondence on press stories about the Inner London Education Authority; briefing for BBC Radio 4 Analysis interview with Hugo Young; transcript of a BBC Radio 3 interview with Michael Charlton; questionnaire mailing to target seat test group; scripts for party political broadcasts on unemployment, industry and the economy (one given by Glenda Jackson); briefing note on broadcasting policy; media schedule for Feb-Apr 1987; transcript of a Today Programme interview on the seizure of BBC material on national security grounds; briefing for a visit relating to cold weather payments to the elderly; correspondence with Max Hastings, Editor of the Daily Telegraph; summary of letters received on Labour’s defence policy.
- 1984-09 - 1987-05
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
DateText: The majority of folios date from 1987.
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)