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Spectator file, 1990-07

Reference Code: GBR/0014/RIDL 2/7

Scope and Contents

This file relates to NR's interview with Dominic Lawson, published in The Spectator, which ultimately led to his resignation.
Contents include: letter from Dominic Lawson regarding NR’s resignation 16/07/1990, letter from Dominic Lawson accompanying an issue of the Spectator with NR’s interview 11/07/1990, photocopy of a transcript from the interview, photocopies of press cuttings, synopsis of the week in Europe from the Commission of the European Communities, response to a letter to Margaret Thatcher from A E Ibbett by John Gardner, photocopy of an article by Sir Keith Joseph MP in The Spectator regarding the ERM 28/07/1990, excerpt from Hansard recording Prime Minister’s Questions 12th July, Letter from Gordon Brown MP requesting that NR clarify his views on Europe, photocopies of letters to The Spectator regarding NR's article, letters of support to NR urging him not to resign from various including John Banham (Director General of the CBI) .


  • 1990-07

Conditions Governing Access

Mostly open, some items awaiting review


1 file(s)

Language of Materials


Date information

DateText: Article published 14/07/1990.

Finding aid date

2008-08-06 14:49:16.447000+00:00

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

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