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1958-59 Estimates, 1957-10 - 1958-01

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/1/16

Scope and Contents

Memoranda on the Government's civil spending estimates, including: brief for ministers; text of speech by [George] Peter Thorneycroft, Chancellor of the Exchequer, at the Mansion House, London; minutes and memoranda by Thorneycroft on the economic situation, the National Insurance Fund and civil defence spending and notes for a speech to Cabinet; minutes and draft paper by JEP on spending cuts; minute by Harold Macmillan, Prime Minister [later 1st Lord Stockton] to ministers on the need for cuts; note by Sir Thomas Padmore [Second Secretary, Treasury] on a minute by JEP on the estimates.


  • Creation: 1957-10 - 1958-01

Conditions Governing Access

From the Fonds:

The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Political 4: 1956-58

Finding aid date

2002-06-19 16:45:17+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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