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Press cuttings, 1985-02 - 1985-03

Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 18/14

Scope and Contents

Subjects include: Labour’s relations with the miners’ unions; a call from Tony Benn and Eric Heffer to withdraw Britain from NATO; the miners’ strike; strikes by the National Union of Teachers (NUT), supported by Glenys Kinnock; the prosecution of the Ministry of Defence official Clive Ponting for breaking the Official Secrets Act [after he leaked documents on the sinking of the Argentine warship General Belgrano during the Falklands War]; rate-capping of local government budgets.


  • Creation: 1985-02 - 1985-03


Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

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 487

Finding aid date

2010-06-28 13:25:47.707000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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