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General papers, 1984-03 - 1984-12

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/KNNK 15/2/9

Scope and Contents

Includes: briefing for and notes of a meeting between the National Executive Committee and representatives of the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM), Dec 1984; papers from a meeting of NK’s constituency party, Nov 1984; copies of letters from NK to Arthur Scargill [President of the NUM] and Peter Heathfield, General Secretary of the NUM, on subjects including public meetings and rallies to put the miners’ case, and allegations of links between Labour and Libya; transcript of a meeting between Stanley Orme [energy spokesman] and Ian MacGregor [Chairman of the National Coal Board, NCB], with a copy of NCB proposals; papers from a meeting between the NUM and NCB at ACAS [Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service] (Oct 1984); copies of correspondence between NK and Margaret Thatcher, Prime Minister; copy of a letter from Orme to MacGregor on the breakdown of talks; NCB and NUM documents disclosed in negotiations, July-Sept 1984; papers from meetings on the effect of the strike in NK’s Islwyn constituency.

Dates

  • 1984-03 - 1984-12

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Churchill Archives Centre is open from Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm. A prior appointment and two forms of identification are required.

Extent

1 file(s)

Language of Materials

English

Former / Other Reference

Box 236

Finding aid date

2010-04-01 12:36:54.967000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Contact:
Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

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