Visits and meetings, 1992-01
Scope and Contents
Briefings and arrangements for visits and meetings, including: a meeting with Dick Cheney, American Secretary of Defense, on European defence, NATO and nuclear disarmament, including rough notes of the meeting; a meeting with Dan Quayle, Vice-President of the United States, on defence and the Common Agricultural Policy; a meeting with Boris Yeltsin, President of the Soviet Union, on overseas aid, defence and disarmament; a meeting with Boutros Boutros Ghali, Secretary-General of the United Nations, on UN peace-keeping, including rough notes of the meeting; meeting with Jeremy Beecham, Chairman of the Association of Metropolitan Authorities, on the Poll Tax, relations between the Authorities and a Labour Government and regional government, including rough notes of the meeting; a meeting with Keith Barron [energy spokesman] on the coal industry, particularly in the European Union, including notes from Barron’s visit to Denmark to see combined heat and power schemes; a meeting with President Vytautas Landsbergis of Lithuania; a meeting with John Bruton, leader of Fine Gael, on Northern Ireland, including correspondence with Bruton, a copy of a letter from [Joseph] Kevin McNamara, Northern Ireland spokesman, on Labour’s position towards the negotiations between the British and Irish Governments and the parties in Northern Ireland.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Boxes 22, 102, 218, 439, 501, 628
Finding aid date
- From the Fonds: Kinnock, Neil Gordon, 1942 (Baron Kinnock of Bedwellty, Labour politician) (Person)