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Speeches, 1969-01 - 1969-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 4/1/5

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.


  • Creation: 1969-01 - 1969-12

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.


4 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

Speeches 4

Related Materials

Speeches on immigration, October 1968 to 1971, had been kept out of sequence, and are listed at POLL 4/2/1.

Finding aid date

2002-08-28 16:55:34+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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