Scope and Contents
Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: JEP's decision not to stand as a candidate in the 1974 General Election over the Conservative policy on Britain and the Common Market (including his 'Vote Labour' speech in Birmingham [Warwickshire], 23 February); strikes; inflation, the Conservative wage and price control policy and 'managed capitalism'; immigration, particularly the New Commonwealth population in Britain; the oil shortage; a European Parliament; international exchange rates, trade and the floating pound; Britain's relations with Canada; Conservatism in Scotland and Scottish offshore oil and gas reserves; the Equal Opportunities Commission; Northern Ireland; food prices.
Also includes: article by Milton Friedman [Professor of Economics, University of Chicago] on the oil shortage; census figures; list of average food retail prices; letter from Francis Golding, Department of the Environment, on the Counter-Inflation Act.
- 1973-01 - 1974-02
Conditions Governing Access
The majority of the collection is open for consultation by researchers using Churchill Archives Centre, Churchill College, Cambridge. Please see individual files for details.
Language of Materials
Former / Other Reference
Existence and Location of Copies
Master file at POLL 4/2/3.
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