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Embryo Bill, 1985: correspondence, 1987-01 - 1994-11

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/53

Scope and Contents

Correspondence relating JEP's Unborn Children (Protection) Bill (1985), with the general public or Members of Parliament on behalf of their constituents. Correspondents include: [Jane] Ann Winterton; William Ross; Lewis Wolpert, Professor of Biology as Applied to Medicine, London University; Phyllis Bowman, National Director of the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children (6); David Poole, Association of Lawyers for the Defence of the Unborn; Peter Thurnham.

Also includes: guide by the Society for the Protection of Unborn Children on Parliamentary procedures affecting an Embryo Bill; Department of Health and Social Security framework for legislation on human fertilisation and embryology; extracts from Hansard on human fertilisation and embryology; papers from the European Bioethics Conference on Human Embryos and Research; memorandum by the Association of Lawyers for the Defence of the Unborn on protection of human embryos.


  • 1987-01 - 1994-11

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.


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See also press cuttings at POLL 12/3/22.

Finding aid date

2002-07-01 16:45:21+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
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