Correspondence with Margaret Thatcher, 1990-01 - 1990-11
Scope and Contents
Subjects include: inflation forecasts; the alleged involvement of British soldiers in training the Khmer Rouge in Cambodia; the debate on Britain joining the European Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM); the debate on Iraq’s invasion of Kuwait; security vetting procedures; environmental policy and the G7 Summit; the sale of Rover to British Aerospace; a report on low income statistics; comparison between the Poll Tax and rates; child maintenance payments; new business creation; Japan’s whaling activities.
Other correspondents include Paul Gray, Private Secretary to Thatcher and Lord Strathclyde, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Employment on training and employment objectives. Also includes text of a speech by Norman Fowler, Secretary of State for Employment, given at the Business in the Cities conference, on the Training and Enterprise Councils and a memorandum on Labour’s approach to education and training for post-16 year olds.
- 1990-01 - 1990-11
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 8, 519, 522
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)