Speeches, 1988-01 - 1988-12
Scope and Contents
Annotated texts of speeches by JEP on subjects including: Joseph Chamberlain and Ireland; the defence of Western Europe; the legacy of William Laud, Archbishop of Canterbury; negotiations on the future of Ulster; relations between Iran and the United States; the nation of Wales; the Church and state, women priests and parish churches; the failure of the Labour Opposition; British defence policy; teaching Latin and Greek; local government; English parliamentary tradition; management of the National Health Service; the purpose of education; Government secrecy, particularly on the Falklands, Gibraltar and the IRA; Samuel Pepys; economic policy, particularly on exchange rates, interest rates and inflation; Britain and the European Economic Community; Tolstoy's religious faith; nationality legislation; the public life of Sir Winston Churchill; the Gospels; human rights legislation; the nuclear deterrent and east-west relations.
- 1988-01 - 1988-12
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 4/2/6.
Finding aid date
Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository
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