Correspondence with Margaret Thatcher, 1986-01 - 1986-11
Scope and Contents
Subjects include: the number of Labour peers in the House of Lords; South Africa; spending on the National Health Service; supplementary benefits; the Chernobyl nuclear disaster in the Soviet Union; nuclear testing and arms control; pensions; the possible purchase of British Leyland by the trades unions; the funding of Sadler’s Wells theatre; crime prevention; the Westland affair [share dealing irregularities involving Westland Helicopter Company].
Other correspondents include Nigel Wicks, Principal Private Secretary, Timothy Flesher, Charles Powell and Mark Addison, Private Secretaries to Thatcher.
- 1986-01 - 1986-11
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Box 397, 417, 636
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)
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