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Seat-belts and crash helmets, 1974-11 - 1986-12

Reference Code: GBR/0014/POLL 3/2/1/57

Scope and Contents

Correspondence, mainly with the general public, and papers on road safety legislation, with correspondents including: Peter Bottomley, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of Transport, on a campaign by the Motorcycle Action Group (3); Ivan Lawrence; Kenneth Marks, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of the Environment; [Peter] Norman Fowler, Minister of Transport.

Also includes: notes on the Government's position on motorcycle noise limits, visibility and safety helmets; draft article by Ivan Lawrence on the case against compulsory seat-belts; Automobile Association brief on compulsory seat-belts; extracts from Hansard.


  • Creation: 1974-11 - 1986-12


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Former / Other Reference

File 507

Date information

DateText: Folios date mainly from 1980 and 1985-1986.

Finding aid date

2002-07-01 16:51:30+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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