Scope and Contents
Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: Labour economic policy, particularly price and income policy and savings policy; the extension of higher education; the coverage of race issues by the press and BBC; industrial relations, trade union law and strikes, including the teachers' strike; Britain's entry into the Common Market and the effects of the Market on Germany; immigration; the balance of payments and the exchange rate; housing; Training Boards; pension policy; Conservative economic policy; proposed regional government and the Maud Report; small businesses; the rise in violence; keeping up naval defence; nationalised industry, particularly the docks and shipbuilding; Gibraltar; Rhodesia [later Zambia and Zimbabwe]; a European nuclear deterrent and European Parliament; the international monetary system; the publication of JEP's speeches in Freedom and Reality; the Parliament Bill; the future of the Falkland Islands.
Also includes: letter from John Bolton, Chairman of the Committee of Inquiry on Small Firms, on submitting evidence to the committee.
- 1969-01 - 1969-12
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The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.
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